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In its first season, NBC’s The Wall — an interesting hybrid between quiz show and Pachinko game — was a surprise hit. Not surprisingly, the show (co-produced by NBA star Lebron James) got picked up for a second season. Host/producer Chris Hardwick told us the game itself won’t change at all in Season 2, but [...]


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With Scream Queens officially cancelled, Lea Michele has moved on to her first TV show that has nothing to do with Ryan Murphy. On The Mayor, she’ll play the friend of a struggling rapper who hatches a crazy publicity stunt to get his career on track: He runs for mayor of his hometown. Of course, [...]


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Simon Cowell is easily one of the most polarizing personalities in show business today: Either you love him, you hate him, or you hate to love him. But there’s no denying that Cowell knows how to spot talent. His music shows — American Idol and the U.S. and UK versions of The X Factor — [...]


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The 1970s were undoubtedly the golden age of the game show. Along with established classics like Jeopardy, Password, The Dating Game and The Newlywed Game, the decade brought us memorable shows like Match Game (which is currently enjoying a reincarnation on ABC), Jokers Wild and Tic Tac Dough.”But no ’70s game show epitomized the decade [...]


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Matt Iseman’s booming voice and gregarious personality are one of the more infectious aspects of American Ninja Warrior. Along with the success of that competition show, Iseman also won Celebrity Apprentice this year and raised over $573,000 for the Arthritis Foundation.

Making a difference while having fun is what makes Iseman an engaging co-host, and [...]


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That’s a Wrap: The Week in TV News

In: TELEVISION NEWS

Get the latest in TV cancellations, development, casting and premiere news.


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Orange is the New Black has been one of the most groundbreaking series of recent years. While it will always be regarded as the first hit show of the streaming era, it also has received accolades — not to mention plenty of buzz — for its honest depiction of conditions inside a women’s prison. Uzo [...]


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Hollywood Game Night sprung into being as a summer experiment back in 2013. Nobody knew it would make it all the way to a fifth season — especially Jane Lynch! When producer Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) offered Lynch the hosting gig, the Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner thought it would be a fun [...]


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When David Boreanaz agrees to star in your TV show, it’s historically a good omen for its staying power. After all, Angel lasted for five seasons, and Bones had a remarkable 12-year run. This fall, he’ll be on a new CBS drama called Seal Team, an action-filled look at the lives of U.S Navy SEALs [...]


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While the promotion for ABC’s new comedy Downward Dog might lead you to believe that Ned (the dog that plays Martin) is Allison Tolman’s primary co-star on the show, we can’t overlook her human colleague, former Raising Hope star Lucas Neff. There’s considerable comedic chemistry between Tolman and Neff, and Tolman told us she’s never [...]


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