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What to Watch: 5 Web Series Worth Checking Out

Front Desk Fred Armisen

Fred Armisen (Portlandia) gesticulates wildly while attempting to check into a hotel, Yelp reviews go viral, Jerry Seinfeld (Seinfeld) takes Ricky Gervais (The Office) on a fear-filled joy ride, and Marvel All Winners Squad makes its debut. READ MORE

What to Watch: The TVLine-Up for Friday


On TV this Friday: A Lost alum joins Fringe‘s futuristic battle, former Beverly Hills resident Jennie Garth is now a little bit country, Ricky Gervais‘ animated adventures return and more. In addition to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are seven programs to keep on your radar. READ MORE

Golden Globes: 10 Most Memorable Moments


A declawed Ricky Gervais, a near-sweep of the TV awards by cable programs, and a general spreading of the wealth among winners both big- and small-screen was the order of the day at Sunday’s 69th Golden Globe Awards. But before we turn the page on the annual kudos-fest, let’s take a look at the 10 Most Memorable Moments of a telecast that, in the words of its host, is “just like the Oscars…without all of that esteem.” READ MORE

Golden Globes 2012: We're Live-Blogging 'Em!


Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of year again when TV, movies, and alcohol come together to create a sweet symphony of tearful acceptance speeches, sumptuous couture, and hearty kudos for many of our favorite actors, writers, and directors. Yes, indeed, it’s time for the 2012 Golden Globe Awards, and we’re live-blogging ‘em!

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Ricky Gervais Previews His Golden Globes Return: 'I Have Specific Targets'


Consider yourself warned, Hollywood: Ricky Gervais is heading into Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards with guns blazing.

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Ricky Gervais to Return as Golden Globes Host – Are You Happy to Have Him Back?


Thicken your hides, Hollywood, because Ricky Gervais is set to complete the hat trick and host the Golden Globes for a third straight year. READ MORE

TVLine Items: Obama's Extreme Makeover, AMC's ABC Finale Lures Other Vets, and More

Michelle Obama Parks and Recreation

First Lady Michelle Obama is continuing her “Joining Forces” Initiative on ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition this fall, teaming with the do-gooder series on a house for otherwise homeless female military vets. READ MORE

HBO Picks Up Ricky Gervais' Life's Too Short


And HBO’s love affair with Ricky Gervais continues…

The cable giant announced Tuesday the pickup of Gervais’ BBC comedy Life’s Too Short. This marks the fourth collaboration between HBO and the Office funnyman. READ MORE

Ricky Gervais: The Office's Star-Studded Finale Jumped a 'Big' Shark


Ricky Gervais — who is no stranger to saying exactly what’s on his mind (See: 2011 Golden Globes) — took to his blog Friday to weigh in on The Office‘s guest star-studded finale, drudging up sternly worded (if somewhat ironic) allegations. READ MORE