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  • Tina Fey Loves Carol Burnett So Much, It's 'Just Shy of Creepy'

    Nobody doesn't love Carol Burnett. That was the takeaway from the Kennedy Center's Oct. 20 ceremony honoring Burnett with its 16th annual Mark Twain Prize for significant impact to American comedy. Tina Fey opened the proceedings by declaring that her...
  • Carol Burnett awarded Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

    The stars shone bright on the red carpet in Washington D.C. on Sunday night as Carol Burnett was awarded the elite Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center. Some of comedy's most popular names appeared onstage to sing Burnett's...
  • Lorne Michaels Responds to Lack of Black Women on 'SNL'

    It's fitting that Kerry Washington will be hosting this weekend's "Saturday Night Live": The "Scandal" actress will arrive on the 30 Rockefeller Plaza stages at the tail end of, well, a scandal. The long-running sketch comedy series was criticized...
  • Whoopi Goldberg: Debate over black women on 'SNL' is '15 years late'

    Whoopi Goldberg thinks it took America an awfully long time to realize that "Saturday Night Live" has a diversity problem.  NBC's comedy-variety show has been afflicted this season with a debate over the lack of black women in its cast. The show even...
  • Carol Burnett: TV legend shines in November

    Carol Burnett: TV legend shines in November
    You'll be so glad to have more time together with television legend Carol Burnett in November. Keep in mind: Burnett visits "The Queen Latifah Show" on Monday, and the host will salute Burnett as an inspiration. The episode of the nationally...
  • NBC orders pilot for a Maya Rudolph variety show

    NBC orders pilot for a Maya Rudolph variety show
    NBC can't shake its Maya Rudolph infatuation. The peacock network has ordered a pilot for a new prime-time variety series that will feature the "Saturday Night Live" graduate as its topliner, the network confirmed. It's a project Rudolph had been...
  • Cord-cutting: Is your local cable TV provider really in trouble now?

    Cord-cutting: Is your local cable TV provider really in trouble now?
    Are local cable TV operators riding off into the sunset? Some folks think so -- and they have some new stats to back up their point. This week a pair of industry analysts claimed that the U.S. pay-TV business, once considered a veritable license to...
  • Son of first 'Doctor Who' writer wants compensation for TARDIS use

    Son of first 'Doctor Who' writer wants compensation for TARDIS use
    Back in 1962, television writer Anthony Coburn penned the script for the first episode of the BBC science fiction series "Doctor Who" and included the first appearance of the mysterious Doctor's spacecraft-time machine that resembled a blue police call...
  • Daytime TV is embracing black entertainers; prime time, less so

    Television has a split image: one by day and another by night. In the daytime, blacks and other people of color are a prominent presence, hosting popular talk shows and playing juicy roles in soap operas. But at night, minorities are largely sidelined,...
  • 'Doctor Who,' Carol Burnett, 'Mentalist' top weekend fare

    'Doctor Who,' Carol Burnett, 'Mentalist' top weekend fare
    The weekend highlights include a global celebration, awards, several TV legends, big guest stars and a series-altering plot twist. The highlights by day: Sunday 1. ABC presents the American Music Awards at 8 p.m., and the telecast should bring in...
  • TV Picks: 'Doctor Who,' Cosby, Burnett, Silverman, Americana

    TV Picks: 'Doctor Who,' Cosby, Burnett, Silverman, Americana
    "The Day of the Doctor" (BBC America, Saturday), "The Night of the Doctor" and "The Last Day" (online, at your will), "An Adventure in Space and Time" (BBC America, Friday). "Doctor Who," the television show/British national monument about an alien...
  • Will Ferrell, Judd Apatow and pals stay classy at 'Anchorman' reading

    Will Ferrell, Judd Apatow and pals stay classy at 'Anchorman' reading
    By the beard of Zeus! The main cast of the 2004 film “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” took to the stage in Santa Monica on Thursday night for a reading of the screenplay as a benefit to the tutoring and literacy organization 826LA....