TVLine Items: Murder Police Gets Killed, Ashley Tisdale Goes Crazy, Sing-Off Returns and More
Murder Police is DBA: dead before arrival.
Fox has killed its new animated comedy before the first airing. The series, about an inept detective and his cop co-workers, was set to star Jane Lynch (Glee), Chi McBride (Pushing Daisies) and Phil Lamarr (Futurama). READ MORE
Performer of the Week: Neil Patrick Harris
A weekly feature in which we spotlight shining stars
THE PERFORMER | Neil Patrick Harris
THE SHOW | Tony Awards
THE AIRDATE | June 9, 2013 READ MORE
Ratings: Tonys Rebound from All-Time Low, Thrones Rises With Finale, Falling Skies Steady
CBS’ broadcast of the 67th annual Tony Awards on Sunday night delivered 7.24 million total viewers while scoring a 1.2 rating in the coveted 18-49 demo, rising 20 percent from last year’s all-time lows.
The kudoscast also netted its largest audience since …READ MORE
Video: Tony Awards' Cancelled TV Show Number Brings Out Stars of Smash, New Normal, Go On
Several cancelled series enjoyed some time in the Tony spotlight Sunday night — to uproarious effect.
Newly-unemployed Broadway vets Megan Hilty and Andrew Rannells — whose respective small screen breaks, Smash and The New Normal, were axed last month by NBC — joined host Neil Patrick Harris on stage to literally sing …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
The 2013 Tony Awards: How Was Neil Patrick Harris' Opening Number? (Take Our Poll!)
True confession time: I’m not much of a Broadway theater expert — unless you consider the fact that I recapped two seasons of Smash. (“Wait, that just makes you a masochist,” you say.)
But who can resist the charms of Neil Patrick Harris Hosting the 2013 Tony Awards? READ MORE
TVLine Items: Ricky Paull Goldin's Bold Move, New Thrones Trailer, Smash's Award and More
Ricky Paull Goldin has found his next daytime-TV destination, joining CBS’ The Bold and the Beautiful as Jesse, the bad-seed father of Maya’s child and thus an imminent thorn in Rick’s side.
“I’ve always been cast as the hero with a few flaws,” Goldin tells …READ MORE
Ratings: Tony Awards Hit a 21-Year Low
This year’s broadcast of the Tony Awards — despite another winning turn as host by Neil Patrick Harris and numerous rousing musical performances — netted CBS a total audience of barely 6 million viewers, while mustering a 1.0 demo rating.
That marks a year-to-year decline of 14 percent and …READ MORE
Neil Patrick Harris to Host 2012 Tony Awards
Neil Patrick Harris will once again preside over Broadway’s biggest night as the host of this year’s Tony Awards.
CBS announced early Tuesday that the How I Met Your Mother thesp will emcee the 66th annual ceremony on June 10. This marks Harris’ third time host the Tonys, following stints in 2009 and 2011. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Teri Polo's Criminal Mind, Spooky New Walking Dead Video and More!
Fresh from her run on ABC’s short-lived Man Up, Teri Polo is zagging in a very different direction, with a guest-starring role on CBS’ Criminal Minds.
TVLine has learned that the actress — best known from the Meet the Parents movies — will appear in an upcoming episode as …READ MORE
Ratings: Tony Awards Inches Up (Watch NPH's Recap Rap Here!), NBA Finals Goes Out Big
CBS’ broadcast of the 65th annual Tony Awards — awesomely hosted by Neil Patrick Harris — veritably matched last year’s audience of 7 million total viewers while drawing a 1.2 demo rating (up 6 percent). That is not too shabby, considering that … READ MORE