morty

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

Janet Waldo, the Voice of Judy Jetson, Dies at 96

Janet Waldo, the prolific voice actress best known for her role as The Jetsons’ eldest daughter Judy, has died, her daughter confirmed to ABC News. Waldo was 96. In addition to her work as the animated teen of the future, Waldo voiced a number of Hanna-Barbera cartoon characters, ranging from Penelope Pitstop to Josie and…

Michu Meszaros Played ‘ALF’ Dies at 76

Michu Meszaros, the circus star who played Gordon “ALF” Shumway (when he was standing or running), has passed away at 76. Mihaly “Michu” Meszaros was a Hungarian performer, a “little person,” best remembered as a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and the man behind the costume in the NBC sitcom ALF.…

BrainDead – New Mini-Series About Washington DC Starts Tonight!

BrainDead is an event series, a comic-thriller set in the world of Washington, D.C. politics that follows Laurel (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), a young, fresh-faced Hill staffer who discovers two things: the government has stopped working, and bugs are eating the brains of Congress members and Hill staffers. BrainDead  comes from Robert and Michelle King, acclaimed…

Big Brother Live Feed / CBS All Access Details!

UPDATE: CBS tweeted: #MeetTheHGsLive will not be streamed live tomorrow. Cast interviews will be available Tuesday 4pm ET/1pm PT to #CBSAllAccess subscribers.CBS All Access’s “Big Brother” Live Feeds Are Now Accessible on More Platforms Than Ever Before and Offer Every Episode From Every Season Watch the CBS All Access Live Stream of the “Big Brother”…

ABC Brings Retro Game Shows to Sunday Fun & Games Night

Fun & Games Night Starts Sunday, June 26, Along With Primetime Favorites ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ and ‘The 100,000 Pyramid’ Baldwin to Donate Appearance Fee to Hilaria and Alec Baldwin Foundation Steve Harvey and Michael Strahan Round Out the ABC Game Show Spectacular “Match Game,” produced by FremantleMedia North America (FMNA), returns to primetime and will…

Theresa Saldana, Actress and Attack Survivor, Dies at 61

Theresa Saldana, who played Joe Pesci’s wife in the Martin Scorsese film “Raging Bull” and, in a 1984 television movie, re-lived a near-fatal knife attack she experienced at the hands of a stalker, died on Monday in Los Angeles. She was 61. Saldana died following her hospitalization at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Michael Chiklis, who played…

Big Brother Canada Renewed for a Fifth Season!

After it’s most successful season yet, the reality champ Big Brother Canada will return for another season of competing, scheming, showmances, and household chaos. Big Brother Canada‘s Fifth Season will debut somewhere between the last week of February and the first week of March 2017. Big Brother Canada is based on Endemol Shine Group’s worldwide…

ITV and Hulu Team Up for an Eight-Part Drama Series “Harlots”

ITV and Hulu announced a straight-to-series order for the drama series, Harlots. The ongoing, eight-part series will air on ITV Encore in the UK and stream exclusively in the US on Hulu. Set against the backdrop of 18th century Georgian London, Harlots is a powerful family drama offering a brand new take on the city’s…