Category Archives: Television

Cable News Viewership

I didn’t realize how little viewership cable news channels got. It’s such a small fraction of our society. Where do the majority of people get their news of oh Lord, do they not get it at all?:

FNC: 2.24 million viewers (up 11 percent); 453,000 adults 25-54 (up 23 percent)

MSNBC: 1.69 million viewers (up 105 percent); 417,000 adults 25-54 (up 101 percent)

CNN: 1.12 million viewers (up 26 percent); 399,000 adults 25-54 – (up 39 percent)

Feud: Bette & Joan

This is the Official first trailer for FX’s upcoming new series, “Feud: Bette and Joan.”

It’s about Joan Crawford and Bette Davis’ notorious feud behind the scenes of their 1962 film, “What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?”

Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon star as Joan Crawford and Bette Davis, respectfully.

The series begins Sunday, March 5 at 10 p.m.

Alfred Molina, Stanley Tucci, Judy Davis, and Dominic Burgess also star on the new series

“Feud:” The Bette Davis vs Joan Crawford Extravaganza Gets A Premiere Date

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The  limited series, Feud: Bette and Joan, has gotten a premiere date from FX. It will begin airing Sunday, March 5, 2017.

The series stars Susan Sarandon as Bette Davis and Jessica Lange as Joan Crawford, covering their famous feud during the filming of the 1962 horror/thriller pic. “Whatever Happened To Baby Jane?”

I can’t wait, Should be an acting bonanza and a camp delight!

Check the Golden Globe nominations 2017 full list here:

The Golden Globe Awards ceremony will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon on NBC on Jan. 8 from 8 to 11 p.m. ET.

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Check the Golden Globe nominations 2017 full list here:

Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
20th Century Women
Deadpool
Florence Foster Jenkins
La La Land
Sing Street

Best Motion Picture – Drama
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Best Motion Picture – Animated
Strings
Moana
My Life as a Zucchini
Sing Trolls
Zootopia

Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language
Divines
Elle
Neruda
The Salesman
Toni Erdmann Read More

Critics’ Choice TV Awards: Complete Winners List

The fifth annual Critics’ Choice TV Awards were handed out Sunday night.

THE 5TH ANNUAL CRITICS’ CHOICE TELEVISION AWARDS – May 31st

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The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced nominations for the 5th annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, which will be broadcast live on A&E from the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, May 31, 2015 (8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT), with a one-hour Red Carpet Special preceding the awards show.

HBO leads the networks in nominations with 27, followed by FX which garnered 16. Topping the list of nominated series are Justified (FX) and Olive Kitteridge (HBO), both with five nominations. The Americans (FX), Bessie (HBO), The Good Wife (CBS), Transparent (Amazon) and Wolf Hall (PBS) followed close behind with four nominations each. Other top series with multiple nominations include American Crime (ABC), American Horror Story: Freak Show (FX), The Big Bang Theory (CBS), Broad City (Comedy Central), The Honorable Woman (Sundance), Jane the Virgin (The CW), Silicon Valley (HBO), Stockholm, Pennsylvania (Lifetime) and Veep (HBO), all with three nominations. Walton Goggins is nominated for his performance in two different shows: Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Justified (FX) and Best Guest Performer in a Drama for Sons of Anarchy (FX). Read More

2014 Emmy Nominations

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The biggest night in television is almost here!

Today co-host and The Voice host Carson Daly and The Mindy Project writer, actress and executive producer Mindy Kaling announced the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations from Television Academy headquarters in North Hollywood, Calif., Thursday. Television Academy chairman/CEO Bruce Rosenblum joined them onstage.

More than 16,000 voting members filled out nominating ballots between June 9-June 20.

The winners will be announced on Monday, Aug. 25, during a ceremony at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. The show will be broadcast live on NBC at 8 p.m. ET/ 5 p.m. PT. Late Night host and Saturday Night Live alum Seth Meyers will emcee. Read More

Critics’ Choice TV Awards: The Complete List of Winners

The full list of winners for the 3rd Annual Critics Choice Television Awards

Winners are in bold.

List of The Big Bang Theory episodes (season 2)
List of The Big Bang Theory episodes (season 2) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

BEST COMEDY SERIES
The Big Bang Theory – CBS
Louie – FX
The Middle – ABC
New Girl – FOX
Parks and Recreation – NBC
Veep – HBO

BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Don Cheadle (House of Lies) – Showtime
Louis C.K. (Louie) – FX
Jake Johnson (New Girl) – FOX
Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) – CBS
Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation) – NBC
Jeremy Sisto (Suburgatory) – ABC

BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES 
Laura Dern (Enlightened) – HBO
Zooey Deschanel (New Girl) – FOX
Lena Dunham (Girls) – HBO
Sutton Foster (Bunheads) – ABC Family
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep) – HBO
Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation) – NBC Read More