ABC Nabs Family Comedy Starring Rev Run & Justine Simmons With Big Commitment

EXCLUSIVE: In a very competitive situation with multiple networks pursuing, ABC has landed a multi-camera family comedy toplined and produced by reality stars Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons & Justine Simmons. The project, which has received a put pilot commitment with a big penalty, hails from ABC Studios and Amblin TV.
Written by Jeremy Bronson (The Mindy Project), with veteran comedy writer-producer Jhoni Marchinko (Will & Grace) supervising, the untitled comedy centers on a…


Stream Nocturnal Habits New Skin For Old Children

Nocturnal Habits - New Skin For Old ChildrenAt times dizzying and at times whimsically endearing, New Skin For Old Children is the debut album from Nocturnal Habits. Headed up by Unwound’s Justin Trosper, the Pacific Northwest supergroup brought together Dale Crover of Melvins, Sherry Fraser, Scott Seckington of Two Ton Boa, and Trosper’s former Unwound bandmate Sarah Lund. Their first collection … More »

Celebrity Chefs Gather for TLC & Discovery Family Channel Charity Special ‘Unichef: Uniting Through Food’

Celebrity chefs Sandra Lee, Ming Tsai and Donatella Arpaia will gather for a special event, “Unichef: Uniting Through Food,” on TLC and Discovery Family Channel. The hourlong TV special, airing Nov. 17, will explore the lives of the three chefs and their individual missions to help others and give back to the community, highlighting the chef’s… Read more »

‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ ‘Penn & Teller,’ ‘Masters of Illusion’ Renewed by CW

The CW has renewed unscripted series “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” “Penn & Teller: Fool Us,” and “Masters of Illusion,” the network announced Monday. The shows will return for their traditional summer runs on the broadcaster in 2017. Hosted by Aisha Tyler and starring Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, “Whose Line Is It… Read more »

Paramount Picks Up Spec ‘Northeast Kingdom’ For Platinum Dunes, Alex Johnson Attached To Direct

EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures has picked up Alex R. Johnson’s spec script Northeast Kingdom for Platinum Dunes to produce. Johnson, who previously wrote and directed the Austin-set neo noir thriller Two Step which premiered at the SXSW Film Festival, is attached to direct Northeast Kingdom. The story line is being kept under wraps on this one, but we hear that is a female two-hander revenge thriller. Always nice to see strong females kick some …
… as for Two Step, it was…


‘Walking Dead’: Negan’s Victim Speaks Out on His Shocking Death (SPOILERS)

Spoiler alert: Do not read until you’ve watched the premiere of season seven of “The Walking Dead.” What was most shocking about the premiere of “The Walking Dead” was that Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) claimed not just one victim, but two — including Glenn (Steven Yeun), who had escaped death once before. But this time, he… Read more »

‘Penn & Teller: Fool Us’, ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ & ‘Masters Of Illusion’ Renewed For Summer On The CW

The CW said today that it has renewed its summer series Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Whose Line Is It Anyway? and Masters of Illusion. All will return in 2017.

Hosted by Alyson Hannigan, the hourlong magic competition series Penn & Teller: Fool Us will return for Season 4 with the duo inviting aspiring magicians to perform their best trick to try and fool them. Anyone who succeeds wins the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their Las Vegas show. Penn & Teller see the…


Black Commando – “No Mirrors No TVs”

Black Commando - "No Mirrors No TVs"The latest in Godmode Records’ series of Monday single drops is “No Mirrors No TVs” by Black Commando, a project bringing together Matt Morello and Godhead label head Nick Sylvester. With jazzy, funky production built around what sounds like a sample of CeCe Peniston’s “Finally,” the track resembles Jarvis Cocker taking a stab at the … More »

Amber Arcades – “Which Will” (Nick Drake Cover)

Amber ArcadesNick Drake’s “Which Will” is a spindly, fragile, meditative British folk classic, one of the best songs on Drake’s eternally beloved 1972 album Pink Moon. Amber Arcades, meanwhile, is Annelotte de Graaf, a Dutch musician who, earlier this year, released Fading Lines, an impressive album that she recorded with members of the Men, … More »