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  • Life on 'Mars': What to Know Before Seeing the 'Veronica Mars' Movie

    Life on 'Mars': What to Know Before Seeing the 'Veronica Mars' Movie | ARTICLE

    "A teenage private eye…trust me, I know how dumb that sounds." Those are the opening lines of the upcoming Veronica Mars movie, and to say the film has been "highly anticipated" among the cult TV show's rabid fanbase would...

    March 13, 2014 1:15 PM ET
  • Joe Morton of 'Scandal' on What Fans Can Expect in Season Three

    Joe Morton of 'Scandal' on What Fans Can Expect in Season Three | ARTICLE

    When Scandal aired its Season 2 cliffhanger of a finale, Olivia (Kerry Washington) found herself tossed into a car with a mysterious and malicious CIA operative named Rowan (Joe Morton). She looked at him surprised, and said,...

    February 25, 2014 11:50 AM ET
  • Prince Parties Like It's 1999 on 'New Girl'

    Prince Parties Like It's 1999 on 'New Girl' | ARTICLE

    While you were watching post Super Bowl analysis and picking chicken wings out of your beard, Prince showed up on the Fox sitcom New Girl – and it was incredible. Read Questlove's Moving Tribute...

    February 3, 2014 11:05 AM ET
  • Why Everyone Loves to Hate Mellie Grant From 'Scandal'

    Why Everyone Loves to Hate Mellie Grant From 'Scandal' | ARTICLE

    "I'm on my knees thanking God for this everyday," laughs Bellamy Young, who plays First Lady Mellie Grant on the smash television hit Scandal. Standing by President Grant's side – whether he wants her there or not...

    October 24, 2013 3:45 PM ET
  • Cyrus Is in Hog Heaven on 'Scandal'

    Cyrus Is in Hog Heaven on 'Scandal' | ARTICLE

    Scandal is filled with complex characters who make shocking choices on a weekly basis. And over the past two-plus seasons, no character's arc has more surprising than White House Chief of Staff Cyrus Rutherford Beene (Jeff Perry),...

    October 17, 2013 4:45 PM ET
  • Emmys Recap: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' Take Top Honors

    Emmys Recap: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' Take Top Honors | ARTICLE

    It was a night of upset victories at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Neil Patrick Harris. Sure, Modern Family held onto the title of Outstanding Comedy Series, against Louie and the final season of 30 Rock....

    September 23, 2013 12:25 AM ET
  • Can TV Music Placement Save the Industry?

    Can TV Music Placement Save the Industry? | ARTICLE

    "It’s a crazy music world out there," Chris Mollere said during a recent phone interview with Rolling Stone. The in-demand music supervisor was fresh off of the Georgia set for the Vampire Diaries spin-off, The Originals, where he...

    September 7, 2013 3:50 PM ET
  • Peter Sarsgaard on 'The Killing,' Death Row and Woody Allen

    Peter Sarsgaard on 'The Killing,' Death Row and Woody Allen | ARTICLE

    "I have to tell you – coming up in a few episodes is some of the best acting I have ever done in my life," Peter Sarsgaard told Rolling Stone in a recent interview. He was talking...

    June 16, 2013 8:30 PM ET
  • Candice Glover Wins 'American Idol'

    Candice Glover Wins 'American Idol' | VIDEO

    Three times is the charm for Candice Glover, who was crowned the winner of Season 12 of American Idol after trying out – and getting cut – twice before. Tears streamed down her face as she...

    May 17, 2013 8:10 AM ET
  • Kree and Candice Vie for the 'Idol' Crown

    Kree and Candice Vie for the 'Idol' Crown | VIDEO

    After months of competition, it all comes down to this: Either Candice Glover or Kree Harrison will be the next American Idol champion. It's the first girl vs. girl finale since Season Three and both women...

    May 16, 2013 10:30 AM ET
  • Angie Miller Goes Home on 'American Idol'

    Angie Miller Goes Home on 'American Idol' | VIDEO

    In a somewhat surprising result, Angie Miller was sent home last night on American Idol, leaving Candice Glover and Kree Harrison to battle it out next week for the title.  This top three was one of the...

    May 10, 2013 8:45 AM ET
  • 'Idol' Top Three Sing for Spot in Finale

    'Idol' Top Three Sing for Spot in Finale | VIDEO

    As the American Idol finale draws ever closer, last night's episode felt like the three remaining contestants – Candice Glover, Angie Miller and Kree Harrison – were all second-semester seniors who have already received their college...

    May 9, 2013 10:45 AM ET
  • Fred Armisen Takes Punk Alter-Ego Live

    Fred Armisen Takes Punk Alter-Ego Live | ARTICLE

    Last Saturday, fans packed into Vampire Weekend's sold-out show directed by Steve Buscemi at New York City's Roseland Ballroom to see the band make their triumphant return. What the fans didn't know was that Vampire Weekend had...

    May 3, 2013 11:55 AM ET
  • Amber Holcomb Cut on 'American Idol'

    Amber Holcomb Cut on 'American Idol' | VIDEO

    After a top four do-over, with hometown visits and a slot in the top three in the balance, tensions were high on American Idol last night. Even the judges seemed genuinely torn...

    May 3, 2013 9:30 AM ET
  • Top Four Face Off Again on 'American Idol'

    Top Four Face Off Again on 'American Idol' | VIDEO

    After American Idol saved the bottom two vote-getters, Candice Glover and Amber Holcomb, last week so the show wouldn't end a week earlier than planned, last night was a top four do-over, and who stays will...

    May 2, 2013 9:55 AM ET
  • Judges Finally Use Their Save on 'Idol'

    Judges Finally Use Their Save on 'Idol' | VIDEO

    No one went home on American Idol last night and it wasn't much of a surprise. But not necessarily because of the contestants: There were four singers left, and with the finale...

    April 26, 2013 9:10 AM ET
  • Angie Miller Wins Judges' Praise on 'Idol'

    Angie Miller Wins Judges' Praise on 'Idol' | VIDEO

    "Don't be boring" was the overarching theme of the night as top four on American Idol performed one-hit wonders, duets and a personal choice song. "You have to add personality on top...

    April 25, 2013 9:10 AM ET
  • Janelle Arthur Goes Home on 'Idol'

    Janelle Arthur Goes Home on 'Idol' | VIDEO

    The most interesting thing we discovered on last night's episode of American Idol is that Paula Abdul won't return Randy Jackson's phone calls or tweets, but will come when Idol itself calls. Randy had reached out...

    April 19, 2013 9:55 AM ET
  • Candice Steals the Show on 'American Idol'

    Candice Steals the Show on 'American Idol' | VIDEO

    Last night on American Idol the producers made the most of the fact that they had managed to concoct an all-female top five. First they had the finalists engage in the old Idol standby of singing...

    April 18, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • Candice Glover Earns Ovation on 'Idol'

    Candice Glover Earns Ovation on 'Idol' | VIDEO

    The American Idol action unfolded in two rounds last night: First, the top six contestants had to sing from the Burt Bacharach songbook, followed by a song they wished they had written. The producers let Candice...

    April 11, 2013 10:05 AM ET
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