A new reality dating show is debuting Thursday, July 26 on CBS. We know, we know — another one? Are there roses? Is Bret Michaels involved? But “3″ is actually different from your average reality TV romance program, no fooling.
First off, the women who set out to find love work congenially, not combatively. And while that may sound boring (no cat fights?!), it is… Continue reading CBS' new dating show '3': Camaraderie, not competition, is a winning formula
Given Demi Lovato’s history with addiction, it’s no surprise that she took a firm anti-drug stance at an audition for “The X-Factor” in Greensboro, N.C. A rapping duo took the stage and their song included jokes about bath salts — the synthetic drug that many believe led to the horrific face-eating incident in Miami earlier this spring.
Lovato wasn’t amused. “It’s really irresponsible to be… Continue reading 'The X-Factor': Demi Lovato takes anti-drug stance and boots rapper from competition
Former ‘ER’ co-stars George Clooney and Noah Wyle are — according to a rather dubious report — vying to portray Steve Jobs in an upcoming big-screen biopic. Wyle already played the late Apple co-founder in a 1999 TV movie, which led to him meeting the real Jobs (Wyle tells the tale in a 2009 interview), who then recruited the actor to impersonate him again at that… Continue reading George Clooney and Noah Wyle In Competition for Steve Jobs Role: Rumor
For awhile there, it looked like the TV Academy may have changed course from awarding CBS’ The Amazing Race every year with the outstanding reality competition Emmy. Last year Bravo’s Top Chef broke the veteran travel competition series’ seven-year winning streak. But alas for rivals like American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, Project Runway, Top Chef and So You Think You Can Dance, tonight Race once again claimed… Continue reading ‘Amazing Race’ reclaims reality competition Emmy
The downtrodden housemaids of ‘The Help’ cleaned up at the box office. In its second weekend, the film swept away all competition, including last week’s winner, ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes,’ and four new wide releases – ‘Spy Kids: All the Time in the World,’ ‘Conan the Barbarian,’ ‘Fright Night’ and ‘One Day.’
After last weekend’s unexpectedly strong opening, ‘The Help’ added… Continue reading 'The Help' Mops Up Competition: Box Office Report August 19-21