CBS To Bring Candy Crush to TV

CBS has ordered Candy Crush, a new one-hour, live action game show series based on the globally renowned mobile game. In the game Candy Crush Saga, players match colorful candies in combinations of three or more to win points, defeat obstacles and progress through more than 2,000 levels. Candy Crush Saga and its sister title,…

Horror Movie Host John Zacherle, aka ‘The Cool Ghoul,’ Dies at 98

Popular horror movie host John Zacherle, nicknamed “The Cool Ghoul,” died Thursday, October. 27 in Manhattan. He was 98. John Zacherle; sometimes credited as John Zacherley, was an American television host, radio personality, and voice actor. He was best known for his long career as a television horror host, often broadcasting horror movies in Philadelphia…

Noel Neill, Superman’s first on-screen Lois Lane, dies at 95

The actress who was the first to play Superman’s love interest, Lois Lane, on screen has died. Noel Neill was 95. She died Sunday at her home in Tucson, Arizona, following a long illness. Neill first took on the role as the Daily Planet reporter in the 1948 Columbia movie serial, “Superman.” She would reprise…

‘Star Trek’ actor Anton Yelchin dies in freak car accident

Actor Anton Yelchin, 27, who played Chekov in recent “Star Trek” movies, was killed in a freak accident early Sunday morning. Yelchin stepped out of his car in the driveway of his Studio City home at around 1:10AM PT when the car slid backwards and pinned him against a brick pillar and a security fence,…

Ronnie Claire Edwards, Corabeth on TV’s The Waltons,’ dead at 83

Ronnie Claire Edwards, who played Corabeth Godsey on the hit TV series “The Waltons,” has died. She was 83. Edwards died Tuesday in her sleep at her Dallas home, according to her longtime friend and business partner Marty Van Kleeck, who was at her side. The cause of death was chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Van…

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NBC has announced premiere dates for its 2016-17 fall schedule, which includes the return of the #1 broadcast program, “Sunday Night Football“; the #1 reality series, “The Voice“; the most-buzzed about freshman drama of the new season, “This Is Us“; new Monday night entry “Timeless“; the anticipated new Mike Schur comedy, “The Good Place“; second-year…

FOX has set the fall premiere dates for its new and returning series.

All-new episodes of Gotham and Lucifer return Monday, September 19. On Season Three of GOTHAM (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), the origin story continues and the stakes are higher than ever, as Super-Villains more ambitious and depraved are introduced, and a realignment of alliances shakes up the fight for power in Gotham City. Season Two of LUCIFER…

Ann Morgan Guilbert, Millie on ‘Dick Van Dyke Show,’ dies at 87

Ann Morgan Guilbert, beloved as the next-door neighbor on “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and seen recently on CBS’ comedy “Life in Pieces,” has died. Ann Morgan Guilbert, sometimes credited as Ann Guilbert, was an American television and film actress, who portrayed a number of roles, from the 1950s on, most notably as Millie Helper…