morty

TV historian and Big Brother fan. Former contributor to The Philadelphia Inquirer TV section.

Netflix Making Four 90-minute Gilmore Girls Movies

Netflix releases first look images of Gilmore Girls, which will launch later this year, everywhere that Netflix is available. The four, 90-minute movies, are bringing your favorite Stars Hollow residents back together – Lorelai Gilmore (Lauren Graham), Rory Gilmore (Alexis Bledel), Emily Gilmore (Kelly Bishop), Luke Danes (Scott Patterson), Sookie St. James (Melissa McCarthy) and…

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Renewed for 13th and 14th Seasons

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia has been renewed for seasons 13 and 14 on FXX, it was announced today by Nick Grad and Eric Schrier, Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. With Season 14, Sunny will tie The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet as the longest-running live-action comedy series in television…

Hollywood Legend Patty Duke Dies at age 69

Hollywood legend Patty Duke has died, she was 69. Duke passed away at 1:20 AM Tuesday morning. She died from sepsis due to a ruptured intestine. Duke’s son, Sean Astin, said the family is “relieved” because Duke was in a lot of pain and the process took a long time to play out. Duke’s family…

CBS renews Survivor and The Amazing Race plus 9 more

CBS renewed Survivor and The Amazing Race, as well as nine other prime time series, including, Blue Bloods, Elementary, Hawaii Five-0, Madam Secretary, Mom, NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, Scorpion, 2 Broke Girls. The Big Bang Theory and NCIS have already been announced as being renewed by the network.

FOX Orders Third Season of Hit Drama “Gotham”

FOX has renewed hit drama series Gotham for a third season, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “It takes a very special team to tell the tales of Gotham. For the past two seasons, Bruno, Danny and John have masterfully honored the mythology of Gotham and brought it to life…

Impastor Returns to TV Land July 13, 2016 @ 10:30PM

TV Land’s hit dark comedy, “Impastor,” from Christopher Vane (“Wings“) returns for a second season in July![easy_countdowner name=”impaster2016″ theme=”default” animation=”smooth” end_date=”2016-07-13″ end_time=”22:30:00″ day_label=”Days” hour_label=”Hours” minute_label=”Minutes” second_label=”Seconds” day_color=”#60686F” hour_color=”#60686F” minute_color=”#60686F” second_color=”#60686F” circle_bg_color=”#E2E2E2″] The series stars Michael Rosenbaum as Buddy Dobbs, a slacker on the run from his gambling debt. He seizes an unlikely opportunity to steal…

Yannick Bisson Takes Home 2016 Canadian Screen Award

Last night, Canada celebrated its finest in film and television at the 2016 Canadian Screen Awards.  Yannick Bisson took home the Fans’ Choice Award for his role as William Murdoch in the hit series Murdoch Mysteries. “Thanks to the fans, all 80 bajillion of you — according to William Shatner,” said ‘Murdoch Mysteries’ star Yannick Bisson…

ABC Announced the Contestants for the 22nd season of Dancing With the Stars

The celebrity cast of “Dancing with the Stars” are slipping into their ballroom shoes and getting ready for their first dance on MONDAY, MARCH 21 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network. The 22nd season’s lineup of celebrity dancers includes a multi-platinum selling recording artist, a Peabody Award winner, a UFC fighter, and Super…

Jared Wins HoH and Gets a Letter From Home

Big Brother Canada is on, and this week Jared Kesler won HoH this week, earning himself a letter from home that brought him to tears, along with most of the house. Here’s the letter: Dear Jared, If you are reading this then you must be the first HOH. Congratulations!! I am so proud of you!…