John Corbett has signed on for a lead role in the ABC drama pilot “Rebel,” which is inspired by the life of Erin Brockovich. He joins previously announced series lead Katey Sagal. The show centers around Annie “Rebel” Bello (Sagal), a blue collar legal advocate without a law degree. Rebel is described as a funny, [...]
22 mins agoPortuguese TV Forum ONSeries Lisboa Launched by Conecta Fiction ProducersInside Content, the company responsible for the organization of Spain’s Conecta Fiction TV meet and marketplace, will host its first edition of ONSeries Lisboa, a Portugal-based showcase for TV series to find international buyers, sales agents and exhibitors. ONSeries Lisboa will run April 28-29 at the Belém Cultural Center in the Portuguese capital city. Additionally, [...]
53 mins agoTracy Underwood Named Executive Vice President of Creative Affairs at ABC StudiosABC Signature’s senior vice president Tracy Underwood has been upped to the newly created position of executive vice president of creative affairs of ABC Studios, where she will broaden her purview to oversee all scripted development of comedy and drama at ABC Studios and ABC Signature. The promotion, which is effective immediately, puts Underwood in [...]
1 hour agoPete Davidson Sets First Netflix Special (Watch)Comedian and “Saturday Night Live” cast member Pete Davidson has set his first Netflix standup comedy special. Entitled “Pete Davidson: Alive From New York,” the special will premiere globally on the streamer on Feb. 25. In the first trailer released for the special, Davidson, who is known for his unfiltered opinions, shares his views on [...]
2 hours agoTV Ratings: 'The Conners' Scores Season High Viewership With Live New Hampshire Primary EpisodeABC’s live episode of “The Conners,” in which the characters reacted to the New Hampshire primary as the results came in, boosted the comedy to its highest total viewership since the season 1 finale. Tuesday night’s episode scored a 1.1 rating among adults 18-49 and 6.3 million total viewers, a 19% bump on last episode. [...]
2 hours agoWriters Stealthily Return to Big Agencies Even as Other Firms Sign WGA CodeThe Writers Guild of America has made progress in recent weeks in enlisting small- and medium-sized Hollywood talent agencies to agree to its new rules of engagement for representing guild members. The town’s five largest agencies have also made their own progress in recent weeks by resuming working relationships with dozens — if not hundreds, [...]
4 hours ago'Masked Singer' Travels to Russia With Endemol Shine's Weit MediaEndemol Shine-owned Weit Media is set to bring a new version of “The Masked Singer” to Russia’s NTV. The Russian free-to-air channel commissioned Endemol Shine’s Moscow-based outfit to produce nine episodes of the musical game show, which is due to air in primetime next month. The move marks the latest global benchmark for the unscripted [...]
What to Watch: An American Pickle; Star Trek: Lower Decks
Host Gerrad Hall and EW’s Ruth Kinane, Leah Greenblatt, and James Hibberd preview ‘An American Pickle’ and ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’.
Elton John gushes over Oscar winnings and says there's one for each of his sonsMusic legend Elton John has scooped two Oscars and he gushed over his two sons on-stage as he picked up the second award
Adele Dazeem Lives On: Watch Josh Gad Mock John Travolta's Oscar Flub Before Idina Menzel's PerformanceGad, who voices the lovable snowman Olaf in the 'Frozen' franchise alongside Menzel's Elsa, introduced the singer's stunning Oscar performance of Frozen 2 song 'Into the Unknown' with a lighthearted jab at Travolta's now iconic 2014 flub.
Noah Centineo shares Peter's thoughts on John Ambrose in 'P.S. I Still Love You'Peter Kavinsky knew Lara Jean wrote five love letters. She told him that over a milkshake in To All The… 'David's Travel' Launch party are waiting for you, will you come?
Rebel Wilson Wrapped Up Her Oscars 2020 Experience 'Kissing Elton John': 'What a Night!'The 92nd Annual Academy Awards aired live on ABC from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Feb. 9 Didnt know elton dig chix
John F. Kennedy’s Pulitzer Obsession Consumed Him—and Won Him the PrizeFor John F. Kennedy, political reputation was never enough. He craved literary fame to a degree that his previous biographers have missed. ...didn't he send about 50,000 Americans to Viet Nam and to their death for no reason? And like all Kennedy men he was a womanizer JFK’s speech was good text for me to study English as a second language.
Christopher John Rogers Makes the Case for GlamourChristopher John Rogers was the undisputed recipient of the CFDA Fashion Fund last fall, his prior collections laying a glamorous siege on the hearts and minds of fashion critics everywhere. Specifically, I was enraptured by the bright colors, dramatic ruffles, architectural suiting, and effortless draping. His latest collection is no different, showing what a designer can achieve when he goes from stitching massive ballgowns in his apartment to having the gale force of the CFDA under his wings.