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  • NBC wants Alec Baldwin for late-night show

    April 10, 2013 5:39 AM 186

    The '30 Rock' star has been approached by network brass about taking over the 1:35 a.m. time slot that's currently occupied by 'The Voice' host Carson Daly's show. Baldwin's honed his interviewing skills on his podcast, 'Here's the Thing.' The "30 Rock" actor is has been quietly approached by Peacock network brass about taking over the 1:35 a.m. time slot currently

  • MTV’s ‘Buckwild’ Cancelled After Shain Gandee’s Death

    April 10, 2013 5:22 AM 186

    Just over a week ago brought the tragic news that 21 year-old ‘Buckwild‘ star Shain Gandee had died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning, along with his uncle and a friend in rural West Virginia. Following the accidental death, MTV postponed a decision on ‘Buckwild’s second season, but now it seems the network has officially decided to halt production

  • Ready for Love: TV Review

    April 10, 2013 4:27 AM 303

    Executive producer Eva Longoria offers NBC's answer to ABC's "The Bachelor" in a glossy spectacle that truly focuses on dating as competition. ABC's dating show juggernaut The Bachelor has dominated its genre for a long time, but now NBC is attempting to launch a rival network franchise with Ready for Love, a new Eva Longoria-produced dating series

  • Rape Survivors Demand Reebok Drop Rick Ross After Date Rape Rap (VIDEO)

    April 9, 2013 10:02 PM 199

    A group of activists and rape survivors are demanding Reebok drop Rick Ross as its spokesman after singer casually rapped about rape in a recent song. On the track, off Rocko's "Gift of Gab 2" mixtape, the 37-year-old Miami native raps: "Put molly all in her champagne/ She ain't even know it/ I took her home and I enjoyed that/ She ain't even know it." Molly

  • Katy Perry puts $7 million mansion she once shared with ex Russell Brand on the market

    April 9, 2013 8:00 PM 175

    After failing to sell her newlywed pad quietly, the 'Teenage Dream' singer officially put the 7-bedroom Hollywood Hills house on the market. Though Perry finalized her divorce with ex-husband Russell Brand in summer 2012, she's been having a hard time unloading the Hollywood Hills mansion that the pair purchased together. The "Teenage Dream" singer

  • Ebert's work lives on with newly relaunched website

    April 9, 2013 6:45 PM 162

    Relaunched rogerebert.com features reviews new and old, journal entries The late Roger Ebert makes good on his "leave of presence," his preferred name for a planned break from regular reviewing after suffering a recurrence of the cancer that would claim his life last week. His website, rogerebert.com, has been relaunched in a livelier and easier-to-navigate

  • Ben & Jerry's dishes out free scoops and fans crash website

    April 9, 2013 5:51 PM 211

    Ice cream lovers around the world just let out a scream, one so loud it brought down a company’s website. Ben & Jerry’s is dishing out free scoops at participating locations worldwide Tuesday as the Vermont firm celebrates its 34th annual "Free Cone Day." But its website wasn’t working Tuesday morning as ice cream fans flooded the site, likely searching

  • Tom Cruise Talks About Coping After Katie Holmes Divorce

    April 9, 2013 2:55 PM 172

    After remaining mum all these months, the erstwhile Top Gunner is finally opening up about his surprising divorce last summer from actress Katie Holmes. In a sit-down with German TV network ProSieben (via Germany's Bunte magazine) while making the press rounds for his new sci-fi blockbuster Oblivion, Cruise confessed to being taken aback when the 34-year-old

  • Washington has fans? Yes, in prime time

    April 8, 2013 7:36 PM 206

    Turn on the television. Everywhere you look, Washington is the backdrop for dramas and comedies in a way the nation’s capital hasn’t enjoyed in ages. There’s ABC’s “Scandal,” which focuses on crisis management in the White House. Showtime’s got “Homeland,” and it’s set at the CIA. HBO broadcasts “Veep,” chronicling the follies of a fictional vice president’s

  • Oyster Announces Partnership With Pottermore To Offer Harry Potter Series

    January 1, 1970 12:00 AM 167

    What is Spotify without Taylor Swift? Netflix without Friends? Oyster without Harry Potter? While Swift's fans still find cold comfort in their Spotify Premium accounts, the last two ordeals, fortunately, are now in the past: The popular ebook subscription service Oyster announced today that it will be partnering with Pottermore to bring the entire series