Bravo Orders 11 New Series, Including Top Chef and Beverly Hills Housewives Spin-Offs
Bravo on Wednesday announced the pickup of 11 new reality series, including another Top Chef spinoff and solo projects for two Real Housewives stars.
The cabler also doled out additional seasons for eight returning shows …READ MORE
The TVLine-Up: TV Worth Watching Wednesday
On TV this Wednesday: American Idol begins naming its Top 24, the Happy Endings gang celebrates an unconventional Groundhog Day, Royal Pains reels from a loss and more. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features, here are 11 programs to keep on your radar. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Top Chef Renewed for Season 10, Good Wife's Will Goes to Bat and More!
How’s this for delicious news: Bravo has renewed its Emmy-winning culinary competition Top Chef for a 10th season. READ MORE
Is Parenthood Too Chatty? What Is Finn Thinking? Is J.Lo Dissing Randy? And More TV Questions!
We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, here are some queries we are going to throw at you, from shows including How I Met Your Mother, Glee, Parenthood, American Idol and Happy Endings! READ MORE
TV's 20 Biggest Disappointments of 2011
Just as TV can exceed our expectations by, say, taking what felt like the umpteenth couples comedy and parlaying it into wonderful, weekly Happy Endings, gripping us tight with Homeland drama or reviving the primetime sudser with a delicious serving of Revenge, small screen fare can also let us down.
With 2011 drawing to a close, we reflected on 20 instances over the past year when, for one reason or another, the TV gods didn’t quite smile on us. VIEW SLIDESHOW
Emmys 2011: What Show Should Win for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program?
Only two shows have taken home the prize since Emmy introduced the Outstanding Reality-Competition Program award in 2003. CBS’ The Amazing Race proved irresistible to voters for seven consecutive years, until Bravo’s Top Chef broke its streak by taking home Emmy gold in 2010. This year, both prior champs will face competition from …READ MORE
TVLine Items: TBS Cancels Lopez Tonight, Emeril Spices Up Top Chef, and More
TBS has pulled the plug on the ratings-challenged Lopez Tonight. READ MORE
Emmys 2011: The Reality-Competition Race In Review - Including Our 5 Dream Nominees
Secretariat is widely considered the greatest thoroughbred of all time, and yet not even he retired undefeated. Similarly, the Emmy race for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program turned into a real horserace last year when Top Chef claimed the top prize and broke The Amazing Race‘s stunning streak of seven consecutive victories.
Which shows are most likely to enter the starting gate when the Emmy Derby begins with nomination announcements on July 14? We handicap the likeliest contenders… after this. REVIEW CONTENDERS & VOTE
Top Chef All-Stars Finale: Would You Rather Eat at Iz or Tongue & Cheek?
Wednesday night’s Top Chef All-Stars finale was billed as a battle between crippling neuroses and delusional bravado — but in the end, it came down to raw hamachi with fried veal sweetbreads, garlic mayo, and pickled celery against a braised pork shoulder with pepperoni sauce, roasted cabbage, and turnips. And honestly, that’s exactly the way it should’ve played out. …READ MORE
Top Chef All-Stars: Thoughts on That Last-Minute Envelope Twist?
I miss Carla! (There, I said it.) With that out of the way, let’s discuss Padma’s “the envelope, please…” moment on Wednesday night’s penultimate episode of Top Chef All-Stars.
You see, after a sadistic Quickfire Challenge made even more awful by Mike Isabella’s win, and improved only by a brief appearance Our Lady of Hootie Hoo …READ MORE