The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story Was Surprisingly Un-Scandalous

I wasn’t sure what to expect from the The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story. While there were plenty of trashy plotlines throughout the series’ seven seasons —evil alter egos, cults, murder plots and stolen babies—I couldn’t recall the show actually having an offscreen villain, à la Beverly Hills, 90210’s Shannen… »10/12/15 12:00pm10/12/15 12:00pm


Lifetime's Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Movie Is Cheesy, Nostalgic & Awesome

Just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of hit ‘90s teen soap opera Beverly Hills, 90210, Lifetime debuted the latest addition to their biopic series with The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story. As a dedicated Lifetime viewer and 90210 fan, I pulled out my old pair of glow-in-the-dark Dylan McKay boxers… »10/05/15 11:45am10/05/15 11:45am

Tori Spelling Admits She Had Sex With Two Beverly Hills, 90210 Co-Stars

Tori Spelling got grilled, and not by a Hibachi (too soon?) during an upcoming one-hour special airing on Lifetime called Tori Spelling: Celebrity Lie Detector. Spelling was asked a series of juicy questions by host Louise Roe, one being whether or not she hooked up with any of her former Beverly Hills, 90210 »10/01/15 10:35pm10/01/15 10:35pm

An Obsessed John Stamos Fan Watches The Unauthorized Full House Story

Lifetime has always been known for its sordid, affair of the week-type movies, but now the network seems to be rebranding itself to be known for their unauthorized biopics. Last year, they kicked it all off with The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story, followed by movies on Brittany Murphy and Whitney Houston. Their… »8/24/15 1:30pm8/24/15 1:30pm

The UnREAL Finale: A Beautifully Depicted World of 'Manipulating Sluts'

When UnREAL, Lifetime’s show placed on the set of a Bachelor-esque show, launched, it was lauded for its wholly real depiction of the behind-the-scenes machinations the producers of reality television shows take part in to make the most captivating television possible. But as the series went on, it became less about… »8/04/15 11:36am8/04/15 11:36am

Watch Fake Olsens 'Lean In' in New Clip From Lifetime's Full House Film

If you’re a fan of either Full House or Lifetime’s considerable library of excellent original films, you’re going to be really excited about the upcoming unauthorized Full House quasi-biopic, which aims to blow the lid off America’s favorite non-traditional TV family. It’s got everything: drama, intrigue, and two… »7/30/15 6:20pm7/30/15 6:20pm

Kelly Osbourne Announces New Gig Since Leaving Fashion Police

Kelly Osbourne has signed on as a judge for Lifetime’s new kids competition show, Project Runway Junior. The series, hosted by Tim Gunn and supermodel Hannah Davis, will allow teen fashion designers, aged 14 to 17, to show off their talents. The show’s other judges include designer Christian Siriano, winner of Project… »7/24/15 9:30am7/24/15 9:30am

Here Are the Casts of Lifetime's Melrose Place and 90210 Movies

Lifetime has released the first cast photos from its upcoming 90210 and Melrose Place “telepics,” and—as always—they’re very unauthorized and very off the mark. The woman in the center of the photo above is supposed to look like Heather Locklear as Amanda Woodward, but I just don’t see it. I imagine she was cast after… »7/22/15 10:15pm7/22/15 10:15pm

Lifetime Continues to Troll Us With Unauthorized Melrose Place Movie

Faster than Dr. Kimberly Shaw could rip off her wig, Lifetime has revealed plans to cook up yet another juicy, unauthorized tell-all, and this time it’s Melrose Place. The news comes a mere two weeks after announcing The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 movie. Will you please let us catch our breath, Lifetime? »7/02/15 1:50pm7/02/15 1:50pm

Manson Family Is Now Getting the Lifetime Movie Treatment

Lifetime recently blessed us with the Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig-fronted Deadly Adoption and has been churning out campy, behind-the-scenes biopics like the upcoming Beverly Hills, 90210 and Full House movies, but now the network is turning its attention to something a bit darker—the Manson Family murders. The… »7/01/15 11:00pm7/01/15 11:00pm

Lifetime's A Deadly Adoption: Here Is Your Open Thread

After literally weeks of waiting for this Lifetime movie that’s possibly based on a semi-true story, it’s finally arrived: A Deadly Adoption, starring Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell chronicling the devastating true story of a happy, well-off family gradually manipulated and devastated by a maniacal surrogate. »6/20/15 8:00pm6/20/15 8:00pm

The Uncanny Valley That is the ‘Full House’ Lifetime Movie

Stare at this picture for a minute. How do you feel? Nauseous? Uneasy? Un-horny? There’s something familiar about these people but it feels all wrong. Like Full House from another dimension. This is a photo of the cast from The Unauthorized Full House Story, brought to us by who else but Lifetime. With all the Full… »6/04/15 9:10pm6/04/15 9:10pm

UnREAL, the Television Show About Reality TV We Didn't Know We Needed

When our children’s children undoubtably take a look back at the shows we consumed circa 2015, they’ll see UnREAL, a new television show premiering on Lifetime Monday night—perfectly timed, you’ll see, to air right after The Bachelor finishes—as a show that couldn’t have been made at any other point in television… »6/01/15 7:10pm6/01/15 7:10pm