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  • 'American Idol' recap: Rendering the 'final judgment'

    'American Idol' recap: Rendering the 'final judgment'
    As it kicked off its "final judgment" round on Thursday, a name that one contestant griped sounded alarmingly apocalyptic, "American Idol" showed a clip of Harry Connick Jr. lecturing the 48 contestants who'd made it to the solo round. "At the top of my...
  • Kristen Wiig stops by 'Tonight Show' as boy bander Harry Styles

    Kristen Wiig stops by 'Tonight Show' as boy bander Harry Styles
    Kristen Wiig's impersonation days aren't over yet! The "Saturday Night Live" alum stopped by Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" on Tuesday in character as British boy bander Harry Styles.  Thing is, it turns out she knows very little about the heartthrob One...
  • Cee Lo Green is leaving 'The Voice'

    Cee Lo Green won't be on "The Voice" when it returns for its sixth season next week. In a last-minute announcement, the singer revealed on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Wednesday that he was moving on from the hit singing competition show. "I'm going to...
  • After 'Lego Movie' mania, more toy-based films are coming

    The monster success of "The Lego Movie," which took in $69.1 million over its opening weekend, has Hollywood scanning the aisles of toy stores, looking for the next hit.  In recent years, several film series based on action figures and other children'...
  • Letter from London: From a grim 'Lear' to the promise of 'Spirit'

    Letter from London: From a grim 'Lear' to the promise of 'Spirit'
    LONDON — The early months of a new year tend to be something of a frozen tundra for London theater — but 2014 has already seen some green shoots and the spring season looks set to be lush. That said, the best of the openings so far have been...
  • Simon Cowell Extends Deal with U.K.'s ITV

    LONDON -- Simon Cowell has reupped his deal with U.K. commercial broadcaster ITV for "The X Factor" and "Britain's Got Talent." The network inked the three-year pact, which is reported to be worth £150 ($241 million), with Cowell's shingle Syco...
  • TV ratings: CBS wins with 'Big Bang Theory'; 'Sean' drops

    TV ratings: CBS wins with 'Big Bang Theory'; 'Sean' drops
    "The Big Bang Theory" was Thursday night's top program, helping to propel CBS to a ratings win. Drawing an average of nearly 18 million viewers, "Big Bang Theory" rose 4% from last week to a rating of 5.1 in the key 18-49 demographic, according to early...
  • 'X Factor' Is a Hit Overseas -- Why Not in the U.S.?

    This morning, a press release sailed into journos' mailboxes with a subject line that read in all caps: "The X Factor Continues To Thrive Across The World" (caps left out of this article's text for purely aesthetic purposes). What the email subject...
  • TV ratings: 'Millers' and 'Crazy Ones' rise as CBS wins Thursday

    TV ratings: 'Millers' and 'Crazy Ones' rise as CBS wins Thursday
    With gains from its new comedies, Will Arnett's "The Millers" and Robin Williams' "Crazy Ones," CBS was the top-rated network for the third Thursday in a row. According to early numbers from Nielsen, CBS averaged more than 11 million viewers in prime...
  • TV ratings: ABC's 'Modern Family' falls; 'Nashville' rises; CBS wins

    TV ratings: ABC's 'Modern Family' falls; 'Nashville' rises; CBS wins
    ABC's multi-Emmy-winning comedy "Modern Family" fell to its lowest rating in the key 18-49 age demographic since 2009, according to early numbers from Nielsen. CBS won Wednesday night in the demographic and in total viewership, with "Criminal Minds"...
  • One Direction, Katy Perry, Killers, Elton John to Perform on 'X Factor' U.K.

    LONDON -- One Direction, Katy Perry, The Killers and Elton John will appear on the finale of "The X Factor" in the U.K. One Direction will play the title track from their new album "Midnight Memories," while Perry will perform "Unconditionally." The...
  • Review: TV Land's 'Kirstie' recycles sitcom stars and jokes

    Review: TV Land's 'Kirstie' recycles sitcom stars and jokes
    With a show called "Kirstie," it would be easy to dwell on TV Land's "Pet Sematary"-like attempt to resurrect the career of sitcom star Kirstie Alley, not to mention Rhea Perlman and Michael Richards. But here is what matters about the new half-hour...