‘Timeless’ Season Finale: Shawn Ryan On Big Twist & Reset For Potential Season 2
SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details about the Season 1 finale of NBC series Timeless.
NBC’s freshman drama Timeless ended its 16-episode first season tonight. Unlike the network’s other new two series that launched in September, drama This Is Us and comedy The Good Place, which already have been renewed, Timeless is yet to learn its fate following strong reviews, devoted core following and modest ratings. But in the Season 1 finale, the show did not play it safe… Read
‘Timeless’ Awaits Renewal Decision By NBC As Season 1 Ends: Is It Out Of Time?
NBC’s freshman time-travel drama series Timeless is wrapping its 16-episode run tonight before the network has made a decision on its future. While the other two new NBC fall series with shorter seasons, breakout drama This Is Us and comedy The Good Place, both have been renewed, Timeless is on the bubble and will likely have to wait until May to find out its fate.
Timeless has been a big conundrum. It had everything going for it – A-list pedigree with Shawn Ryan and Eric… Read
Conan O’Brien Makes Guest Appearance On Mexican Telenovela ‘Mi Adorable Maldición’
Conan O’Brien is in Mexico City filming his primetime special, Conan Without Borders: Made in Mexico. Taking advantage of being in the country and in the Televisa headquarters, the Conan host filmed a guest appearance on the telenovela Mi adorable maldición.
O'Brien’s role is that of Joseph Robinson, a businessman looking to export dairy products to the U.S. The host shared scenes with the telenovela’s two leads, Renata Notni and Pablo Lyle.
"It was a dream come true,"… Read
Brenda Buttner Dies: Fox News ‘Bulls And Bears’ Host Was 55
Brenda Buttner, host of Fox News Channel's Bulls and Bears, has died after a battle with cancer. She was 55. The news was confirmed by Your World's Neil Cavuto, who shared a special tribute to Buttner during the show.
"She took stock of life much more than any stock in life,” Cavuto said. “It’s what separated her from everyone else in this business. Not just dollars, you see, Brenda had depth."
He continued: “Let it be known that Brenda Buttner made us want to watch a… Read
Judd Apatow Roasts Donald Trump In Stand-up Routine: “I Feel Like I’ve Just Been Raped”
Judd Apatow, edgy stand-up comic. The producer took the stage this weekend to deliver some pointed and blue remarks about the new American president — and, it turns out, the first family as well.
During a promo event for his new HBO show Crashing at the Regent Theater in downtown L.A., Apatow grabbed a mic and began laying into POTUS 45. He certainly got the crowd’s attention with these lines, per The Daily Beast: He said that after the election he felt like "a person… Read
Simon & Schuster Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos ‘Dangerous’ Book Deal After Conservative Blog Digs Up Old Interview
Add Simon & Schuster to the list of organzations who today are shocked – shocked! – to discover professional provocateur/Breitbart Senior Editor Milo Yiannopoulos has made incendiary, outrageous, remarks.
“They canceled my book,” Yiannopoulo said simply, in a social media statement about the book, on which the publishing house had been taking pre-orders, with promises to publish on June 13.
Incendiary remarks about Muslims and women did not deter the publishing company… Read
SAG-AFTRA Disputes Trump’s Claim That News Media Is “Enemy Of The American People”
Without mentioning him by name, SAG-AFTRA, which represents thousands of broadcast journalists across the country, has issued a statement challenging President Donald Trump's claim that CNN and the news operations at ABC, CBS, NBC and The New York Times are "the enemy of the American people."
"As a union whose membership includes broadcast and online journalists, SAG-AFTRA champions the rights of a free press, whose primary role is to provide citizens with the information… Read
Lauren Holly To Star In Indie ‘Ultra Low’; Mollee Gray Set For ‘The Favorite’
Actress Lauren Holly has been tapped to star in Seattle-based filmmaker Nicholas Gyeney’s indie Ultra Low. The drama centers on the lives of an independent filmmaking team as they struggle to break down the doors of Hollywood. Yuji Okumoto (The Karate Kid: Part II) has also been cast. Gyeney is producing under his production banner Mirror Images LTD and shooting is slated to begin next month. Holly recently played Dr. Betty Rogers for four seasons on ABC's Motive. Her… Read
Donald Trump Recruits H.R. McMaster As National Security Adviser
UPDATED with Trump tweet: If at first you don’t succeed…
Donald Trump today chose Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to fill the National Security Adviser post left open after his first choice – Michael Flynn – was forced out last week. POTUS made the announcement this morning from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. McMaster, who Fox News called “a warrior-scholar deemed an expert in counter insurgency,” is a career Army man who served in the Gulf War and wrote Dereliction of Duty, a… Read
NBA All-Star Game Nets 7.8 Million Total Viewers Across TNT & TBS
Last night’s NBA All-Star Game was a winner, not only for the Western Conference but for Turner Sports.
The game, which saw the West beat the East 192-182, drew 7.8 million viewers across TNT & TBS, making it the most-viewed NBA All-Star Game telecast since 2013, according to Turner and Nielsen. Last night’s live game coverage was up 3% over last year’s event, peaking with an average of 8.5 million total viewers from 8:30-8:45 PM ET.
Meanwhile, TNT's coverage of State… Read
‘The Predator’ Cast Photo: Sterling K. Brown, Olivia Munn & More Get Ready To Hunt Aliens
The Predator director/co-writer Shane Black took to Twitter early Monday to offer the first look at the film’s cast. The photo features the team of new alien hunters, which includes Sterling K. Brown, Trevante Rhodes, Boyd Holbrook, Jacob Tremblay, Olivia Munn and Keegan-Michael Key.
"Partial cast… beautiful human beings, good people. Also, killers," Black tweeted, adding that filming began today in Vancouver. In additional tweets, Black also confirmed that the sci-fi… Read
Corrine Aquino Joins Rain Management Group
Rain Management Group has brought on industry vet Corrine Aquino as a manager.
Aquino, who was with the Mission Entertainment, began her career in entertainment working in the Motion Picture Literary department at CAA. She then segued to Bad Robot before moving back to NY to work in international sales at FilmNation Entertainment.
A New York native, Aquino initially worked as a real estate tax accountant for Ernst & Young in Times Square for 2 1/2 years before moving to… Read