Gina Rodriguez Urges Latino Actors to Use Their Power for More Roles

Everyone wants a piece of that Empire success, so expect the show to be name-dropped in every TV-related interview. Jane the Virgin actress Gina Rodriguez referenced the popular series while calling for more Latino representation at a PaleyFest panel on Sunday. » 3/16/15 9:20am 3/16/15 9:20am

Carmen Carrera Was Totally On Jane the Virgin Last Night

There were many things to love about last night's premiere of Jane the Virgin, the CW's new series based on a young Chicana virgin who accidentally gets pregnoncé after her ob-gyn screws up her rounds and artificially inseminates her—with her boss's sperm! (It's based on the Venezuelan telenovela Juana la Virgen,… » 10/14/14 2:15pm 10/14/14 2:15pm

How Would You Rebuild Society After the Apocalypse?

We love to plot our own demise — people can't seem to get enough of stories about how our end will come to pass. But what about a new beginning? Instead of how we fall down, let's talk about how we get back up. » 3/17/14 10:00am 3/17/14 10:00am

The CW Needs a Teenage Samantha Jones ASAP

Did you ever get around to watching The Carrie Diaries, that show set in the '80s and serving as a teen prequel to Sex And The City? (We only watched four episodes). Well then, good news: It's been renewed. And in season two, young Carrie Bradshaw meets young Samantha Jones. » 5/16/13 5:00pm 5/16/13 5:00pm

CW Turns Mary Queen of Scots' Blood-Soaked Story into Sexy Teen Drama

Mary, Queen of Scots — also known as Mary Stuart or Mary I Of Scotland — was executed at the age of 25 44, but before that, she was queen regnant of Scotland and then queen consort of France. Now she's being brought back to life in Reign, a new series on the CW, home of Gossip Girl and The Carrie Diares. » 5/16/13 3:15pm 5/16/13 3:15pm

Why Was Angelea Preston Mysteriously Disqualified From America's Next…

Something weird happened on the season finale of America's Next Top Model: All-Stars last night — and for once, we're not talking about something Tyra Banks, the always-smizing host of the show did or said. Instead, it was the random disqualification of Angelea Preston, the tall, somewhat-beloved underdog who… » 12/08/11 2:50pm 12/08/11 2:50pm

Model Coco Rocha Engulfed In Series Of Cat-Fights Between ANTM

World renowned model Coco Rocha stopped by America's Next Top Model last night not only to judge, but to participate in a photo shoot with all of the contestants. Bless her heart. The theme of the day was a violent cat fight, and the challenge generally paired two girls who didn't like each other together to work… » 10/20/11 2:20pm 10/20/11 2:20pm

The CW Cancels 'H8R'

The show that brought us the woman who actively hates Kim Kardashian's ass and made Snooki win over the entire extended family of a judgmental dude has been canceled. But why? It would seem like the possibilities are endless for a show whose premise is to unite celebrities and regular folk who have a passionate… » 10/07/11 11:45am 10/07/11 11:45am

Watch Kim Kardashian and Snooki Confront Their Internet Haters

H8R (yes, really) is The CW's latest reality offering due out in the fall. The premise? Finding the internet's most shit-talking trolls and surprising them in person with the celebrity they spoke so terribly of online. » 5/25/11 1:50pm 5/25/11 1:50pm

4 Things Wrong (And 1 Thing Right) With The Beautiful Life

The Beautiful Life, a show about modeling which stars Mischa Barton, Elle MacPherson, and is produced by Ashton Kutcher, just got picked up by The CW. Which means a full season of inaccurate inanities! Let us first count what's wrong with the Zac Posen-starring teaser clip, after the jump. » 5/22/09 3:20pm 5/22/09 3:20pm

Tweenage Wasteland

"Everyone says television adds five or ten pounds, so if you're watching and someone looks like they haven't eaten in forever, what must they look like in person?" This is a quote from a Hollywood insider, in an Entertainment Weekly » 9/17/08 9:40am 9/17/08 9:40am story about the on the new . According to , "One report estimates that none of the…

Will The Marie Claire TV Show Be Fresh & Juicy Or Old News?

These days, it's not enough for a magazine to just be a mere publication. A magazine has to be online. A magazine has to be on TV. Yesterday, AdAge » 9/16/08 12:00pm 9/16/08 12:00pm that after participated in , the mag saw newsstand sales and ad pages soar — going from number 6 to number 2 in its category, second only to . (Now has an online…

The CW's New Shows Are Lacking In Color

When I heard that there was going to be a black kid on the new 90210 » 9/09/08 3:00pm 9/09/08 3:00pm, I celebrated for about three seconds. Then I read that he was adopted. What a fucking cop out. It's been 18 years since , 24 years since and 33 years since . Why can't there be a black kid living in an affluent neighborhood who has his own money?…

The CW Wants To Be The "Chicks Watch" Network

The latest Gossip Girl ads push the "OFMG" factor right in your face — and use a little creative Photoshopping to do it, points out blog Crime Scene Improvisation. Will digitally removing Blair's bathing suit result in more viewers? Dawn Ostroff, president of the CW, probably hopes so: The television network is not… » 7/21/08 3:30pm 7/21/08 3:30pm

'Gossip Girl': Depressing, Delicious Eye-Candy

If you're anything like us, then you've also been counting down the days until the premiere of TV's latest trashfest Gossip Girl. In case you are still pretending that you are too smart to know what this is, it's The O.C. revisited: New York prep schoolers with more money than we'll ever have, having more sex than...… » 9/19/07 1:00pm 9/19/07 1:00pm