Young Sheldon Premieres Monday, September 25 on CBS

[countdown id=”1495761679″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”09,25,2017,20,30″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”]Young Sheldon Premieres Monday, September 25 at 8:35PM on CBS For 9-year-old Sheldon Cooper (Iain Armitage), it isn’t easy growing up in East Texas. Being a once-in-a-generation mind capable of advanced mathematics and science isn’t always helpful in a land where church and football…

Deadwood,’ ‘Sin City’ Star Powers Boothe Dies at 68

Powers Boothe, a character actor who appeared in films like Sin City and TV shows including Deadwood and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., died this morning in his sleep of natural causes at his home in Los Angeles. He was 68. His friend, actor Beau Bridges, tweeted the news this afternoon: It’s with great sadness that I mourn…

Netflix to Reboot LOST IN SPACE

Slated for a 2018 premiere, the new Lost in Space takes its cues from the original series, revolving around the Robinson family, who is forced to come together in a time of crisis. However, in this version of LIS the Jupiter 2 is one of a series of Jupiter pods attached to a mothership. After…

Twin Peaks Returns Sunday, 21 2017 on Showtime

Directed entirely by David Lynch, the new SHOWTIME 18-part limited event series TWIN PEAKS picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned when their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. TWIN PEAKS will debut with a two-part premiere on Sunday, May 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT across all…

Will & Grace Returns for Ninth Season on NBC this Fall

Will & Grace, the Emmy-winning comedy that ended in 2006 will return, and reunite the original stars Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally and Sean Hayes for 12 new episodes. During its original run, Will & Grace won 16 Emmys, including best comedy series. The new episodes, which are expected to pick up the characters’ stories…

Classic Homes Get Renovated on Season Two of HGTV’s “Vintage Flip”

Real estate agent and contractor Jessie Rodriguez and his design-savvy wife Tina turn their love of Southern California vintage homes into profitable transformations in the second season of HGTV’s Vintage Flip. Premiering Thursday, May 25, at 11 p.m. ET/PT, the new half-hour episodes showcase the creative couple as they buy, renovate and sell century-old homes…

Hollywood Writers’ Strike Averted

The WGA, a union representing the writers of television shows and movies announced they had tentatively agreed to a new three-year deal with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. Today at 1:30AM PT it was announced: “The Writers Guilds of America, West and East and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers…

Wrecked Returns on TBS for a New Season On June 20

[countdown id=”1493708890″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”calendar” until=”06,20,2017,22,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] Wrecked is TBS’s hit survival comedy about a diverse group of airplane passengers stranded on an uninhabited island, a dangerous new world where they must face many threats – mostly brought on by themselves. No longer plugged into the rest of the…

HBO Announces Documentary on Princess Diana

HBO Documentary Films announced today a landmark documentary, which will celebrate the life and work of Diana, Princess of Wales, in the 20th year since her tragic death. HBO has U.S. rights to the film, produced by Oxford Film and Television for the ITV network in the U.K. The unprecedented documentary will be built around…

Showtime Documentary Films will release THE PUTIN INTERVIEWS

Showtime Documentary Films will release THE PUTIN INTERVIEWS, a revealing series of interviews between renowned filmmaker Oliver Stone and Vladimir Putin, the Russian president who has reemerged as the central antagonist and wild card to the United States on the world stage. THE PUTIN INTERVIEWS will have its world television premiere on SHOWTIME over four…

Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in Happy Days, dies at 56

Erin Moran, the actress who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, died Saturday at age 56. A statement from the sheriff’s department in Harrison County, Indiana, said the dispatcher received a 911 call about an unresponsive female. Upon arrival of first responders, it was determined that Erin Moran Fleischmann…

Comedian Don Rickles dies at 90

In a career that spanned more than 60 years, Rickles, who died of kidney failure at age 90 Thursday at his Los Angeles home, appeared in movies (from Beach Party films of the early ’60s to Casino in 1995) and sitcoms (CPO Sharkey) and he voiced Mr. Potato Head in three of Disney’s Toy Story…

New Series! “Nobodies” Debuts on TV Land Wednesday, March 29 10PM

Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone executive produce this comedy following Groundlings alums Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras – who play themselves and will also serve as executive producers – as they try desperately to land one of their famous friends for a feature script that they have developed, so that they, too, can…

ABC Unveils ‘Imaginary Mary,’ Starring Jenna Elfman Wednesday at 8

Imaginary Mary premieres at 8:30PM on a special sneak-preview-Wednesday before moving to its normal Tuesday slot the following week. Imaginary Mary, stars Jenna Elfman as Alice, a woman whose childhood imaginary best friend, which is to say, “Imaginary Mary,”(voiced by Rachel Dratch, Saturday Night Live) suddenly begins appear to her again. Alice was a lonely…

Chuck Barris, Producer and Personality of ‘Gong Show’ Fame, Dies at 87

Chuck Barris, whose game show empire included “The Dating Game,” ”The Newlywed Game” and the infamous, “The Gong Show,” has died. He was 87. Barris died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York, according to publicist Paul Shefrin, who announced the death on behalf of Barris’ family. Barris was born…

Dancing with the Stars 2017 Cast Includes Charo, Bonner Bolton, Heather Morris & More!

The Season 24 contestants will make their debut on the Season Premiere, which also marks the 400th episode of Dancing with the Stars, Monday, March 20 8|7c on ABC.[countdown id=”1488516836″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”windows8″ until=”03,20,2017,20,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] This season’s lineup includes Bonner Bolton, Mr. T, Olympians Simone Biles and Nancy Kerrigan,…

First People’s Court Judge Joseph Wapner died at age 97

Joseph Albert Wapner was was the first star of the ongoing reality courtroom series The People’s Court. The court show’s first run in syndication, with Wapner presiding as judge, lasted from 1981 to 1993, for 12 seasons and 2,484 episodes. While the show’s second run has been presided over by multiple judges, Wapner was the…

Actor Bill Paxton has Died at age 61 Due to Complications from Surgery

Actor Bill Paxton has died at age 61 due to complications from surgery, People magazine reported. “It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery,” a family representative said in a statement. Paxton underwent heart surgery and had complications post-op and suffered a fatal…

New series ‘TAKEN’ Premieres after Monday’s Premiere of ‘THE VOICE’

After Monday night’s premiere of “The Voice” (Blind Auditions, 2-hour  Premiere, Night 1) NBC will debut “Taken.” at 10PM ET/PT. [countdown id=”1488016308″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”02,27,2017,22,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] This new series is a prequel to the Taken action films starring Liam Neeson. After thwarting a terrorist attack on a train,…

BBC America’s London East End Drama, “Ripper Street,” Returns for Its Final Season

BBC America’s critically-acclaimed co-production, Ripper Street, returns for a fifth and final season with six episodes on Wednesday, March 8 at 11/10c.[countdown id=”1487986236″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”03,08,2017,23,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] The powerful closing chapter picks up mere days after the grisly death of Detective Inspector Bennet Drake (Jerome Flynn – Game…

Dateline NBC’s Keith Morrison Explores Claims of a Wrongful Conviction in Investigation Discovery’s “Murder in Lehigh Valley”

On December 15, 1994, Joann Katrinak and her three-month-old son Alex disappeared without a trace from their home in Catasauqua, Pa. Patricia Rorrer, the ex-girlfriend of Katrinak’s husband, was convicted of the murders and has maintained her innocence for 20 years while serving life behind bars. Today, her attorney says not only was his client…

Matthew Broderick Cast in “Katrina: American Crime Story”

Two-time Tony Award(R) winning stage actor Matthew Broderick has been cast in Katrina: American Crime Story, the second installment of the universally acclaimed, award-winning limited series from Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson. Broderick will portray Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Director Michael D. Brown, who was in charge of the federal disaster response…

“The Mick” Renewed for a Second Season on FOX

An All-New Episode Airs Thursday, February 28th on FOX Hit comedy THE MICK, starring Kaitlin Olson, has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “From the earliest stages of development, all of us at FOX had enormous faith in THE MICK, and it hasn’t…

J.J. Abrams and Stephen King team for New Hulu Series “Castle Rock”

Hulu is taking viewers into the chilling world of acclaimed, best-selling author Stephen King in the new Hulu Original drama series Castle Rock, from J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions, Warner Bros. Television, and executive producers/writers Sam Shaw & Dustin Thomason. Hulu has ordered a 10 episode first season of the on-going series, with production set…

NBC Renews “Days of Our Lives” for 52nd Season

“Like sands through the hourglass, so are the days of our lives.” Those words, which have drawn millions of eager viewers to their television sets for six decades, will remain a high point of the broadcast day for a record 52nd season with the announcement today of NBC’s latest renewal of the acclaimed drama “Days…

“DarkNet” Returns Thursday, April 6th on Showtime

The second season of DARK NET, the provocative docu-series produced by Vocativ Films that shines a spotlight on the dark recesses of the deep web, will return to SHOWTIME’s primetime schedule Thursday, April 6th at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. DARK NET chronicles the ways in which the Internet has pervaded our communities, relationships, and minds, and…

Demi Moore to Join “Empire” in a Recurring Role

EMPIRE Returns Wednesday, March 22, on FOX[countdown id=”1487899681″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”03,22,2017,21,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] Film icon and celebrated actress Demi Moore will guest-star in a multiple-episode arc on broadcast’s No. 1 drama, EMPIRE, beginning this spring on FOX. Moore will make her debut in the Season Three finale, playing a…