Your parents were right. Watching TV will totally usher you into an early grave — and even an hour a day can have an effect.
TV writers have probably never wondered if dropping a Lindsay Lohan reference will affect viewers' interest in the show five or 10 years down the road, but today Salon television critic Matt Zoller Seitz raised the question after noticing his kids don't understand The Simpsons.
ABC is developing a pilot based on the novel Good Christian Bitches and predictably, the show is already being attacked for being offensive to both Christians and women.
The indefatigable Aaron Sorkin has inked a deal with HBO to write a show set in the world of cable news. It's tentatively titled "More As the Story Develops," which is not only boring, but loaded with self-important, unironic metaphor. Nevertheless, Sorkin is a skilled writer and HBO seems to know what they're doing…
In RuPaul's spin-off series, RuPaul's Drag U, contestants participate in the same sort of challenges as on RuPaul's Drag Race with one key difference: their gender. But what does it mean when a woman dresses in drag?
Elvira (aka Cassandra Peterson) is back! And she's hosting a new show, titled "Elvira's Movie Macabre." Apparently, "Elvira will be every bit as relevant as the first day she burst onto the scene," says the CEO of Trifecta Entertainment.
ABC premiered their new series The Bachelor Pad last night, and it was all kinds of crazy. It had everything they promised - tears, fights, hookups, guitars - with one key difference.
The season finale of The Bachelorette fulfilled all of my mildest dreams. It had everything I've ever wanted: love, loss, and a surprising amount of bodily fluids — except for one thing: it was mind-numbingly safe.
A new Malaysian reality TV show has contestants performing some very unusual challenges, including preparing bodies for burial and counseling unwed mothers, all in the hopes of becoming an Imam. Kind of makes Fear Factor sound downright wussy.
And then there were two. Though we knew someone was going home, we didn't really know how. We saw tears, swimsuits, and lots of Chris Harrison. Oh, and did we mention it was the Sex Episode?
Nerd Girls is currently casting "smart, sexy, and tech savvy" ladies for what promises to be a very-subtle pilot. Interested? If you're willing to embody a vision of both "pink heels" and "pocket protectors," here are the awkward details:
Last night on Glee, Artie and Tina got their own story line, Idina Menzel admitted that she's Rachel's mom, and guest star Neil Patrick Harris did a duet with Mr. Schue... and possibly Sue Sylvester.
In the new trailer for Showtime's The Real L Word, the castmates say they hope the show portrays lesbians in a positive light. Unfortunately, the people behind the poster took that literally, and Photoshopped a sunset bursting from their vaginas.