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U2 has pulled out of its weeklong residency on The Tonight Show scheduled to begin on Monday after Bono injured his arm in a bike accident. The front man will need surgery to repair it, the band announced on Sunday.

A statement on U2′s website read: “It looks like we will have to do our Tonight Show residency another time – we’re one man down. Bono has injured his… Continue reading U2 cancels weeklong ‘Tonight Show’ gig after Bono injures arm

After three seasons in the United States, Fox has pulled the plug and canceled The X Factor, radio detection and rangingOnline.com is reporting.

The announcement came Friday — on the heels of fan favorite Demi Lovato announcing in Dec. that she was leaving the show – and isn’t a surprise to those following the show’s declining viewership.

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The show’s… Continue reading That’s A Wrap! Fox Pulls The Plug, Cancels ‘The X Factor’ 

FX cancels ‘BrandX with Russell Brand’

russell brand 612x380 FX cancels ‘BrandX with Russell Brand’

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FX won’t renew BrandX with Russell Brand but will remain in business with the comedian, who is developing a pilot for the cable net.

Brand X ran for three seasons — or 26 episodes — on FX as a weekly talk show. The season finale aired May 2.

Instead, FX is working with Brand on a scripted live-action comedy that’s… Continue reading FX cancels ‘BrandX with Russell Brand’

MTV cancels ‘America’s Best Dance Crew’

americas best dance crew canceled mtv MTV cancels Americas Best Dance CrewMTV has canceled its reality competition, “America’s Best Dance Crew.” Produced by Randy Jackson of “American Idol” fame, the series has completed seven seasons.

Unlike its broadcast network rivals, “So You Think You Can Dance” and “America’s Got Talent”, “ABDC” featured only groups of dancers — the dance crews — competing to win a $ 100,000 prize. Mario Lopez hosted the program throughout its run, while… Continue reading MTV cancels 'America's Best Dance Crew'

August 14, 2012

selick project Disney Cancels Henry Selicks Stop Motion FeatureFollowing the success of his Coraline at Laika, it was announced in 2010 that Henry Selick would be returning to Walt Disney Pictures to develop an original stop-motion feature for the studio. Today, Variety reports that production on the film has now been halted and that the project may now look for a home elsewhere.

Selick, who directed Disney’s perennial hit The