morty

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

National Geographic Returns to the Golden Age of Space with “Apollo: Missions to the Moon” Premieres Sunday, July 7, at 9PM [Video]

Two-Hour Feature Documentary, From Emmy- and Peabody Award-Winning Filmmaker Tom Jennings, Premieres Sunday, July 7, at 9/8c, and Launches Space Week Programming Event The Film Showcases Never-Before-Heard Mission Recordings, Newly Transferred Footage and Rare Photographs of All 12 Crewed Missions to Tell the Complete Story Of NASA’s Historic Apollo Space Program “We choose to go…

National Geographic’s “Yellowstone Live” Captures the Drama of America’s Natural Wonder During the Most Dynamic Time of Year [Video]

June is one of the most dynamic times of year in the Greater Yellowstone ecosystem. Life emerges from months of bitter-cold winter. Flowers are blooming, rivers are rushing and Yellowstone is bustling with new life. As Yellowstone National Park and its environs awaken, cougar cubs venture out from their underground dens, black bear cubs learn…

Comedy Central to Roast Alec Baldwin

Comedy Central is rolling out the red carpet for the illustrious and multitalented film, television and stage star Alec Baldwin. The #1 brand in comedy announced today that Baldwin will be this year’s Roastee. The Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin (#BaldwinRoast) will take place in New York with the tape and airdate to be…

NBC’s New Competition Series “Bring the Funny” Reveals 40 Comedy Acts Set to Vie for $250,000 Prize Package and Chance to Perform at Just for Laughs Festival

For decades NBC has opened the door for countless comedians and continues to carry the legacy as a home for comedy with the launch of its new competition show, “Bring the Funny.” The network announced today the 40 comedic acts vying for the $250,000 prize package and the opportunity to perform at the 2020 Just…

“Biography: JFK Jr – The Final Year” Premieres Tuesday, July 16th at 9 PM on A&E

July 16, 2019 marks the 20-year anniversary of John F. Kennedy Jr.’s death. This two-hour documentary special, airing on the anniversary, reframes the last year of his life in an entirely new way. Inspired by Steven M. Gillon’s upcoming book, America’s Reluctant Prince: The Life of John F. Kennedy Jr., this captivating special is the most substantive documentary…