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Trailer Park: Welcome To Myrtle Manor Previews for TLC

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TV Picks: “Trailer Park: Welcome To Myrtle Manor” is back. The series revolves around the quirky mobile home residents of a trailer park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  Season 3 premiered on February 26th and the series airs Thursdays at 10 PM ET/PT.TRAILER PARK: WELCOME TO MYRTLE MANOR EPISODE 305 – “Manor Meltdown” AIRS TONIGHT MARCH, 26 @ 10PM ET/PT ON TLCMuch to Becky’s dismay, Roxy joins Myrtle Manor. Despite Becky’s protests, Roxy surprises the community by attending town hall and announcing her role at the trailer park. Amanda’s attempt to make up with Chelsey with a birthday BBQ goes awry, […]

Game of Thrones Season 5 Stills

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Well Game of Thrones season 5 is almost upon us. From the plots of King’s Landing to the arrival of daughters seeking vengeance, it is sure to be a cracker. Here are a bunch of stills from the new season.  

PBS NOVA ‘Nazi Attack On America’ Shows How Close U-Boats Infiltrated East Coast


TV Picks: PBS’ NOVA “Nazi Attack On America” Premieres Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 9PM/8c on PBS Twitter: @novapbs Everyone has heard of Pearl Harbor and 9/11, infamous attacks that are seared deeply into our nation’s collective memory. But how many Americans are aware of the far deadlier underwater attacks that once raged on our shores?Launched by German U-boats barely a few miles off our coastline, Operation Drumbeat began in the early days of 1942 and inflicted devastating blows to the U.S. “Nazi Attack On America”, a new NOVA/National Geographic special, investigates this forgotten battlefield on our doorstep.Using state-of-the-art technology, […]

‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Insults Atheists

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson is a former footballer-turned preacher and reality TV star.Robertson shared some insulting and simplistic anecdotes to bring home a believer’s moral superiority over a non believer. Bottom line: If you aren’t thumping Phil’s version of the “good book,” well damn you to hell, literally. The event was the Vero Beach Prayer Breakfast in Florida on Friday, March 20, where Phil Robertson, the patriarch of A&E’s “Duck Dynasty” family, used a bizarre and sick parable about slaughter, castration and even child rape to explain the problem he sees with non-believers. The 68-year-old was driving home a […]

TV Land’s “Younger” Debuts Hilary Duff’s New Song “Sparks” VIDEO


TV Picks: TV Land’s “Younger” Debuts Hilary Duff’s New Song “Sparks” VIDEO The series premieres on March 31st at 10PM ET/PT on TV Land!“Sparks” debuts on April 7th! Check out this trailer for TV Land’s series “Younger” set to Hilary Duff’s new song “Sparks” – a world premiere!“Younger,” from “Sex and the City” creator Darren Star, follows Liza (Sutton Foster), a 40-year old woman who pretends to be 26 in order to get a job in the highly competitive world of publishing – and succeeds.Now working under the prickly Diana (Miriam Shor), Liza has to figure out how to balance […]

Sportsman Channel’s Apex Line Up of Programming, Schedule


TV Picks: Sportsman Channel’s Second Quarter Original Programming Line-up Brings Outdoor Experts, Adventure Series and Specials Sportsman Channel poses the questions: What does it mean to be an apex hunter? How big of a business is shed hunting? Ever wonder about the dog that helps your neighbor?If you have a ton of field dressing anecdotes, this is your channel. “Red, Wild & Blue America” TV destination Sportsman Channel’s Q2 program lineup is teeming with 470 new episodes beginning March 30. The network will deliver entertaining and informative programming that showcases outdoor adventure, hunting and fishing, and illustrates it through unique […]

Kevin Hart, Will Ferrell, Leno, Streep, Handler More on Late Late with James Corden VIDEOS


    TV Rewind: Late Late Show With James Corden is getting better and better, and there’s still REGGIE WATTS people! Kevin Hart was a shoe salesman and Will Ferrell’s early years involved a brief bank telling gig. Ferrell also attempted stand-up comedy that boasted his haunting yet accurate Star Trek theme song material.Watch the clips and see how long Kevin Hart can take it. Plus Mimi goes on a joyride with James, and Meryl Streep, Chelsea Handler and Jay Leno also cross paths with the Brit chatter. Will Ferrell Sings the Star Trek ThemeJames asks Will Ferrell to perform an early […]

Hallmark Home & Family Thursday A Touching, Tasty Prelude to Easter Fun!


 TV Picks For Thursday: Make sure to catch Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family with guest host Marc Summers (“Double Dare”); actress Penelope Ann Miller (“American Crime”) who talks about her critically acclaimed new series; amazing cancer survivor 14-year-old chef Jack Witherspoon who makes a delicious and healthy recipe; a DIY paper mache egg nest is turned out by the uber-talented Kenneth Wingard, plus Debbie Matenopoulos shines a light on great fashion ideas for under $100. Home & Family airs weekdays at 10 am ET/PT on the Hallmark Channel.  Also beauty expert and good sport Kym Douglas dazzles Debbie & Co. in […]

Late Late Show with James Corden Rewind Arquette, Pine, Modest Mouse VIDEOS

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TV Rewind: Watch the Late Late Show with James Corden rewind with Patty Arquette, Chris Pine and Modest Mouse. The Late Late Show with James Corden clips from the show which aired Tuesday, March 24 (12:37 – 1:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.Mystery Pizza BoxThe Young and the Restless: James Corden, Patricia Arquette and Chris Pine Act Out a Scene Found in the PrinterAfter James’ writers assistant finds a script on the shared printer with The Young and the Restless, he asks Patricia Arquette and Chris Pine to act out a soap scene without seeing the script.Patricia Arquette […]

Jon Hamm Completes Rehab Ahead Of Mad Men Final Season Premiere


Just in time for the “Mad Men” premiere, star Jon Hamm has completed treatment for alcohol addiction, his rep said. Hamm had the support of his longtime partner, actress-filmmaker Jennifer Westfeldt, publicist Annett Wolf said in a statement Tuesday.The couple have asked “for privacy and sensitivity going forward,” the statement said. No further details were provided.The disclosure, first reported by TMZ, came as the final season of the 1960s-set drama begins April 5 on AMC.People reports that the actor, 44, checked himself into Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan, Connecticut, at the end of February.The 43-year-old Hamm plays Don Draper, […]

Lewis Black Tackles NCAA On HBO’s Real Sports VIDEO


TV Rewind: Lewis Black tackles the NCAA On HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel last night! Marking its 20th anniversary season, Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, TV’s most honored sports magazine series, showcased comedian Lewis Black taking on the NCAA on the latest edition which premiered Tuesday, March 24 on HBO.You can view the segment in its entirety below!Throughout the 2015 season, REAL SPORTS will feature three-to-four minute segments spotlighting a different comedy star from the HBO family, who will close each show with a personal, unfiltered take on some element of sports.***Join F.U.C.K.U.***Join Lewis Black’s exclusive community: Frustrated Union […]

Jeremy Clarkson Booted Off Top Gear VIDEO


Jeremy Clarkson is officially out at Top Gear.The three remaining episodes of Top Gear series 22 were pulled from the schedules by the BBC after Clarkson was accused of punching a producer. A statement from the BBC prior to Clarkson’s suspension last week said: “Following a fracas with a BBC producer, Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended pending an investigation. No one else has been suspended. Top Gear will not be broadcast this Sunday. The BBC will be making no further comment at this time.”This stinks. Any TV personality who calls bus drivers “little Hitler bastards” and slags Romania as a “Borat” country makes […]

Recap: FX’s Justified: Crossing The Point of No Return


Review/Recap of FX’s Justified: Crossing The Point of No Return Episode 610 “Trust” Written by Benjamin Cavell Directed by Alan ArkinTonight’s episode, “Trust” could have easily been called the “Grand Guignol,” (a dramatic moment of horrifying nature) because to many longtime fans, the most feared event happened. Ava Crowder (Joelle Carter) called an audible at the end of the episode when she realized that all the work she had put in trying to extract information from Boyd (Walton Goggins) for Raylan (Timothy Olyphant) would not be the key to the unglamorous life spent in witness protection. Then she committed the […]

James Corden’s Late Late Premieres, Mila Kunis and Tom Hanks Kick It Off VIDEOS

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TV Rewind: James Corden’s Late Late Premieres, Mila Kunis and Tom Hanks Kick It Off VIDEOS We are so in, This chat show is more like Graham Norton’s style and less like classic late night chatters Jay Leno or David Letterman.Corden’s chatty British manner fit well with this inclusive format that has guests out together, almost like a low key intimate party.Talking with guest Mila Kunis about her new baby, Corden commented that from his own experience, “One kid is like having a pet. Two is like you have a zoo.”Reggie Watts got to ask questions too. We love this Comedy […]

PBS’ Now en Español Chronicles Work Of Five Latina Voice-Over Artists VIDEO

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TV Picks: PBS’ Now en Español Chronicles Work Of Five Latina Voice-Over Artists on April 24, 2015 on PBSA fascinating look at a rarely seen side of Hollywood, “Now en Español” follows the trials and travails of five hard-working Latina actresses who dub Desperate Housewives for Spanish language audiences in the U.S. “Now en Español” premieres on Friday, April 24, 2015, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) as part of VOCES, Latino Public Broadcasting’s arts and culture series on PBS, presented by PBS SoCaL. With real lives that are often as dramatic and desperate as those of their onscreen counterparts, […]

Brian Who? Lester Holt’s Impressive Ratings For NBC Nightly News


As the sun sets on Brian Williams’ NBC reign as lead newsman, the sun rises post-Williams’ suspension for veteran journalist Lester Holt, as The Wrap reports this AM that NBC’s “Nightly News” has more than 8.5 million viewers for biggest viewers lead in six weeks Holt is a San Francisco native and respectable reporter, who began his career working for a Sacramento radio station while majoring in government at California State University, though he eventually dropped out of college to pursue his radio career full time. Holt got his first shot at the anchor desk in 2000, after an Air […]

Danny Trejo Is The Regulator For El Rey’s ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series’


Danny Trejo is one of our favorite character actors, and was chilling in a guest starring role on FX’s “Sons of Anarchy” and then hilarious in the Super Bowl ad for Snickers.The “Machete” actor has a lot going on.  Now El Rey Network and Miramax are in business with Trejo who has joined the sophomore season of Robert Rodriguez’s “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.” Trejo has been cast in the roll of “The Regulator,” a horrifying agent of evil who has been summoned to perform a deadly errand. Trejo appeared in the “From Dusk Till Dawn” film franchise as […]

Rumer Has It, Battling Nastia and Derek For Lead Dancing With The Stars Slot VIDEOS


This season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” has a little something for everyone. Romance (Robert and Kym) and a real rivalry that is shaping up to make this horse race a photo finish. But the story here is how Rumer is throwing it down saying the Mirror Ball Award is hers to lose:The stars danced to their favorite tunes last night that SPOILER ALERT: saw Redfoo eliminated sadly.The leader board sees Nastia Liukin and Derk Hough in top slot at a total of 34 points for the night, with Rumer and Val on their heels at 32. Sadly Redfoo […]

Murderous Exes and Bigamist Husbands Tonight! TLC’s Who The Bleep Did I Marry? VIDEO

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TV Picks: Murderous Exes and Bigamist Husbands Tonight! TLC’s Who The Bleep Did I Marry? VIDEO Tonight at 10/9c on TLC Tonight, March 23 at 10/9c, TLC is featuring the story of convicted bigamist Vernon Pierce, from Glendale, Arizona, who wed four different women without their knowledge.And immediately after, at 10:30/9:30c, the story of Darrell Wilson, from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, who stalked and assaulted his ex-wife Rachel Wilson, before killing her boyfriend and himself in a horrific murder suicide, in back-to-back episodes of WHO THE (BLEEP) DID I MARRY?: “FOUR’S A CROWD” and “DANGEROUS CONSEQUENCES.”In this clip, Darrell Wilson confronts […]

John Stamos Sex Confessions On The Talk VIDEOS


TV Rewind: Kelly Osbourne on Mom, Sharon’s Recent HospitalizationGuest host Kelly Osbourne gives a health update on mother, Sharon who was recently hospitalized. Osbourne says, “Unfortunately, my mummy had surgery last week. She had a hernia and didn’t expect it to be as painful and then she got pneumonia…All she wanted to do was to come back and see her girls…but I wouldn’t let her come into work today so please send her your well wishes!” Kelly Osbourne on Mom, Sharon’s Recent HospitalizationKelly Osbourne Talks Weight & HappinessThe hosts discuss if they are happy with their body changing as they […]

Born Again On March 26, Thorsday ‘Vikings’ Pics, VIDEO


You know it’s going to be gnarly this Thorsday!Athelstan seems to be at the center of the preview tease, as Judith has revealed to Egbert’s son Æthelwulf, he is not the daddy of the coming heir (potentially) of his father’s throne. She spills the beans it is Athelstan’s kid. Awkward! Especially now that the Vikings’ raping/pillaging ways have agreed with him so well. He had no issues slaughtering the kids in the Northmen’s farming encampment, so we wonder what lies ahead for Princess Judith… Let’s not forget Floki’s constant hammering about “the Christians” and Athelstan, he has zero poker face […]

Mila Kunis On Late Late Show With James Corden Previews! VIDEO


Mila Kunis is married!Check out the bombshell that Mila Kunis lays on James during the first ever Late Late Show with James Corden. Premieres tonight at 12:35a/11:35c. Only CBSShe reveals this on tonight’s James Corden chat show. Starting tonight as the new host of “The Late Late Show” on CBS, James Corden will be changing things up with group interviews, singing, celebrity games and music from M&C favorite Reggie Watts.Corden, 36, is the youngest late-night host on a major network.Illustrious beginnings for Corden, who starred in the original cast of “The History Boys,” and took a 2012 Tony Award (best […]

Sci-Fi Drama ‘Humans’ Set For Summer Premiere on AMC


TV Horizons: “Humans,” a new eight-part sci-fi tinged drama series from Channel 4, Kudos and AMC, is set in a parallel present where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a ‘Synth’ – a highly-developed robotic servant eerily similar to its live counterpart. The series will premiere on AMC this summer (2015).William Hurt is cast as George Millican, a widower who has formed a close relationship with his out-of-date synth Odi (played by Will Tudor), who he treats more like a son than a piece of machinery. The British writing partnership Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley penned this […]

Chris Tucker Comedy Special To Netflix

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TV Picks: Chris Tucker Live To Debut Exclusively on Netflix on July 10Actor and comedian Chris Tucker will headline his first full length stand-up comedy special, Chris Tucker Live, premiering exclusively on Netflix on Friday, July 10. Tucker’s stand-up comedy performance will be available to stream in all territories where Netflix is available. In the special, Chris Tucker returns to the stage he loves and showcases his mind-blowing comedic chops, from his pitch perfect impersonations to his singular on-stage physicality, as he shares his experiences from childhood to the big time. The special was filmed at the Historic Fox Theatre […]

‘Last Week Tonight With John Oliver’ Examines Muni Court Abuse VIDEO


TV rewind: The Sunday night capper for us is always “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” and episode 207 which aired Sunday, March 22 at 11:15p.m., ET/PT on HBO was another sad indictment of facts for what poor people deal with in the USA.Below is a clip from episode 207. new edition SUNDAY, MARCH 22 (11:15-11:45 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. This week’s topics included Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statements on a two-state solution, Starbucks’ “racetogether” initiative, a civics lesson in New Hampshire that doesn’t go as planned, and municipal violation policies that use fines and fees to fund […]