TVLine Items: Covert Affairs Makes Time For 24 Vet, Hemlock Grove Premiere Date and More

Covert Affairs Nazneen Contractor

24 alumna Nazneen Contractor is returning to the spy world.

The actress, who played Kayla Hassan in Season 8 of the Fox series, will recur on Season 5 of Covert Affairs, airing this summer. READ MORE

Scandal, Orphan Black, The Returned, Key & Peele Are Among Prestigious Peabody Winners

Orphan Black Peabody Awards

One fierce Scandal fixer, Orphan Black‘s bevy of Tatiana Maslanys (Maslaneese?), many Returned undead folk and cut-ups Key & Peele are among the winners of this year’s Peabody Awards, which as the “Pulitzer Prize” for electronic media recognize excellence in radio, TV and the blogosphere. READ MORE

Emmy Switcheroo Scoop: Shameless to Compete in Comedy (Not Drama) Categories in 2014

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The 2014 Emmy race is about to become a laughing matter for Showtime’s Shameless. READ MORE

TVLine Items: Maggie Grace Joins CBS Drama, OITNB Moves to Emmys' Comedy Race and More

Maggie Grace CBS Wall Street Drama Pilot

Maggie Grace is about to get lost in…stocks.

The actress has been tapped as the female lead in CBS’ untitled Wall Street drama pilot, executive-produced by …READ MORE

Conan O'Brien Hosting 2014 MTV Movie Awards

Conan O'Brien MTV Movie Awards

The MTV Movie Awards are about to be touched by a ginger. READ MORE

Travolta Breaks Silence on 'Adele Dazim' Flub

Travolta Idina Menzel Flub

John Travolta — or “Jan Thozomas,” as he’s known via’s “Travoltify Your Name” gizmo — has broken his silence on the Oscar night flub snarked about ’round the world, in which he introduced “wickedly talented” Tony winner Idina Menzel as… “Adele Dazim.” READ MORE

Ratings: Ellen's Oscars Encore Delivers a 14-Year High in Audience, Kimmel's After-Show Surges

2014 Oscars Ratings

Ellen DeGeneres‘ second turn as host of the Academy Awards delivered — you see, I chose a photo of the pizza delivery guy — with the kudoscast posting its largest total audience since 2000′s Billy Crystal-fronted outing. READ MORE

Jimmy Kimmel Live's 2014 Post-Oscars Movie Spoofs: Watch All 4 YouTube-Inspired Trailers

Jimmy Kimmel Oscars Spoof

Once a year, Hollywood’s biggest actors come together for an epic event destined to echo throughout time. (And no, we’re not talking about the Academy Awards.) READ MORE & WATCH THE TRAILER

Oscars 2014: Best and Worst Moments


The 2014 Academy Awards are in the books, and while the statuette wealth was spread pretty evenly among Gravity, 12 Years a Slave and Dallas Buyers Club, the other matter at hand was who won (and lost) buzz/credibility/public support through the three-and-a-half-hour telecast. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

Oscars 2014: Rate the Performances — Idina's 'Frozen' Anthem, Pink's 'Wizard' Tribute and More

Idina Menzel Oscars Video

It was a big year for songs in movies, and the Academy Awards paid to tribute to (almost) each and every one of them. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEOS