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Shocker: Christina Applegate Quits Up All Night


NBC might want to consider putting Up All Night to sleep.

Christina Applegate has decided to exit the series, which is in the midst of a major revamp …READ MORE

Saturday Night Live With Christina Applegate: Best and Worst Sketches?


I’d be willing to bet that this week’s Saturday Night Live with host Christina Applegate had fewer laughs-per-minute than the three episodes of her NBC sitcom, Up All Night, that are currently backlogged on my DVR. But thanks to a couple of cameos by Olympic champ Usain Bolt (including a blonde moment on The Californians!), a particularly strong “Weekend Update,” and …READ MORE

Saturday Night Live News: Christina Applegate, Bruno Mars Added to October Host Slate


Christina Applegate will be Up All Night Oct. 13 when she returns as host of Saturday Night Live, NBC confirmed early Monday.

The sitcom vet will be joined by musical guest Passion Pitt.

Additionally, on October 20 …READ MORE

Eye on Emmy: Christina Applegate Enjoys Being Up All Night, Praises Her Brilliant (Baby) Co-Stars

UP ALL NIGHT -- "Daddy Daughter Time" Episode 121 -- Pictured: Christina Applegate as Reagan Brinkley -- (Photo by: Colleen Hayes/NBC)

No stranger to portraying some of Hollywood’s fiercest funny-women, Christina Applegate has never before shined as brightly – or elicited as many laughs – as she did this season on NBC’s freshman comedy, Up All Night. The Emmy-seasoned actress (she grabbed gold in 2003 for her guest-starring role as Rachel’s kid sister on Friends and later scored two Lead Actress nods for Samantha Who?) drew inspiration from her own personal experiences to bring life to Reagan Brinkley, a smart, witty and refreshingly grounded working mom. Might Emmy voters once again fall for Applegate’s onscreen charms? READ MORE

Christina Applegate on Up All Night's 'First Christmas' and the Thursday Move: 'It's a Relief'

UP ALL NIGHT -- "First Christmas" Episode 111 -- Pictured: Christina Applegate as Reagan -- Photo by: Colleen Hayes/NBC

NBC’s rookie comedy Up All Night wraps its fall run this Wednesday (NBC, 8/7c), and it’s going out on a jolly note.

Christina Applegate — who stars opposite Will Arnett as Type A mega-mom, Reagan — spoke to TVLine about the Christmas celebration the comedy has in store (Hint: It’s a doozy!), what fans have to look forward to when new episodes resume, and how she feels about the show’s big move to Thursdays. READ MORE

TVLine Items: Idol's Pia Toscano Sings on Dance, First Look at CSI Ted Danson, and More

Fall TV Preview

Pia Toscano is headed back to Fox to dominate the stage once more. The American Idol castoff is set to perform …READ MORE

Baby Blues Keep Arnett and Applegate Up All Night: Our Fall TV First Impression

Fall TV Preview
UP ALL NIGHT -- Pilot -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Arnett as Chris, Christina Applegate as Reagan -- Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC

The broadcast networks have more than 30 shows debuting this fall, including Steven Spielberg’s dino-mite Terra Nova, J.J. Abrams’ Person of Interest, and a U.S. adaptation of the UK’s Prime Suspect. To help you prep for fall, TVLine is offering First Impressions based on the not-for-review pilots. Next on our list is… READ MORE

Pilot News: Christina Applegate Returns to NBC


One of pilot season’s hottest properties is officially off the market: Christina Applegate has landed the lead role in an untitled comedy from Saturday Night Live‘s Lorne Michaels. …READ MORE