When ABC announced Selfie earlier his year, the country had a nice collective laugh at how dumb of a name it was, and then had another laugh when ABC cancelled it, knowing we’d never have to talk about it again. But now there's this.
This morning, news broke that Constantine will halt production after it fulfills its original 13-episode order. The news comes after Constantine’s ratings have failed to compete or surpass NBC’s veteran series Grimm. However, NBC’s decision may not totally be a bad thing.
Saturday Night Live “Weekend Update” hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che have finally started to fall into a comfortable rhythm on the late night stage. This weekend, the writers even gave newbie Che some tougher material, having him address the Bill Cosby controversy that is currently taking the Internet by storm.
Netflix is becoming kind of known for swooping in and rescuing cancelled series, but the situation involving Tina Fey's new comedy Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is a bit different, as this half-hour comedy about a doomsday cult escapee wasn't technically cancelled by NBC and hasn't even aired yet.
When Parks and Recreation returns to NBC for its seventh and final season, it’s going to be a different show in many ways, from its shifted time frame to Leslie’s new job to her and Ben’s triplets. But it will resemble past seasons in several ways as well, especially with some of the characters coming back.
It’s difficult to believe that SNL is already partway through its 40th season on NBC. The show has seen many hosts and musical guests give live TV a shot over the years, and on Thursday, the network announced the latest round of hosts and musical guests headed to Studio 8H.
For years, The Biggest Loser has helped contestants to drop a significant amount of weight. While the end results are often beneficial, the road to weight loss can be a tough one, as evidenced in this new video from NBC, which highlights some of the shows most empowering and emotional moments.
We know it can be tough to keep track of all the new and upcoming network shows. So, we’ve devised a list of all of the major networks, mentioning each of the primetime shows that have begun airing or will air this season, also noting whether new shows have been picked up for additional episodes, canceled or renewed.
NBC just became the latest company to turn on Bill Cosby. On Wednesday, the network announced that it has dropped plans to have the veteran comedian return to primetime. Writers on the show were informed today that the sitcom starring Cosby as the head of a family would not be moving forward to series.
Put on your “I’ve heard that one before” hats, because NBC’s Today is once again in the middle of a ruckus over putting a brand new executive to pasture. Read the latest controversy here.
Celebrities can be fickle, and I’m sure The Tonight Show has to deal with cancelations all the time. However, U2’s weeklong residency on the show was set to be a bigger deal than the average guest appearance. After Bono was injured, the band quit the gig and Jimmy Fallon and company had to get creative.
Peter Pan Live! has been coming together over at NBC for months now, but on Monday, the network finally released some footage from the live production, which spotlights Allison Williams’ makeover to look like a young boy, as well as Christopher Walken in his full Captain Hook regalia.
Despite only airing four episodes, NBC’s Constantine has viewers buzzing, and series lead Matt Ryan already has his sights set on taking the sarcastic occultist to the next level.
With The Hunger Games’ Woody Harrelson on board to host, SNL was pretty topical over the weekend. Chief among these was “The Dudleys,” a brand new sketch looking at the state of sitcoms on network television, as well as the effects social media has had on TV. It’s funny, to boot!
It was pretty obvious to everyone that Katherine Heigl wasn’t yet finished leading television series, and State of Affairs, her first post-Grey’s Anatomy project, is one that rivals the former series in its overly dramatic tone and self-important approach.