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American Idol Judge Harry Connick Jr

And the American Idol shake-up buzz continues…

Standards crooner Harry Connick Jr. has been approached about joining the Fox competition series as a judge next season …READ MORE

What to Watch: 5 Web Series Worth Checking Out


Conan O’Brien reunites The Simpsons writers for a rousing round table discussion, John Krasinski reminisces about notable Office guest stars via a new Web series he directs and Epic Rap Battles of History wraps up its second season. Ready. Set. Watch! READ MORE

SNL With Will Ferrell: Best and Worst Skits

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This season of Saturday Night Live has been full of reunions. Unfortunately, one of the most anticipated — the return of three-time host Will Ferrell — didn’t take Studio 8H by storm like previous SNL grads Jimmy Fallon and Maya Rudolph. But while Ferrell’s opening monologue and a number of skits failed to highlight his usual comedic style, we did, however, see him bring back a few favorite characters and surprise guests. Here are my picks READ MORE

TVLine Items: Ferrell to Host SNL, Glades Gets Return Date, Horror Story Eyes Sevigny and More


Former Saturday Night Live standout Will Ferrell will return to Studio 8H to host this season’s penultimate outing, airing May 12 and featuring musical guest Usher. READ MORE

Rate the New Office Boss: Good Or Just Ferrell?

THE OFFICE -- "Training Day" Episode 720 -- Pictured: (l-r) Angela Kinsey as Angela Martin, Brian Baumgertner as Kevin Malone, Will Ferrell as Deangelo Vickers, Jenna Fischer as Pam Beesly, Steve Carell as Michael Scott, John Krakinski as Jim Halpert -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBC

Big screen funnyman (and erstwhile Anchorman) Will Ferrell showed up for work at The Office Thursday night, and from where I sit, at least, the sometimes cartoonishly exuberant or overblown personality got it just right. READ MORE

The Office First Look: Will Ferrell Makes His Dunder Mifflin Debut


In less than a week, The Office will be bubbling over with Will Ferrell greatness. But why wait until then to get to know DeAngelo Vickers, Dunder Mifflin’s new man(ager) about town. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

The Office Exclusive: Ray Romano, James Spader, Catherine Tate in Running For Top Job


With Steve Carell’s Office exit set to air in a matter of weeks (April 28 to be exact), you’d think the pool of possible Michael Scott successors would be narrowing.

Think again.

Sources confirm to TVLine exclusively that three additional names have been added to the short long list of potential replacements: …READ MORE

The Office First Look: Meet the New Boss!


Following Thursday’s hilarious and swoon-worthy proposal-themed episode of The Office, viewers were treated to a first look at Will Ferrell’s April 14 debut as the new Big Cheese in Scranton.

That promo is now embedded below for your viewing pleasure. One important disclaimer: …READ AND WATCH MORE