Posts tagged "tv squad"

“Freaky Eaters” Is Back: The Experts Preview New Season, Plus An Exclusive Clip

I always thought I was a picky eater … until I watched “Freaky Eaters.”

The TLC show is back for Season 2 (premieres Sun., June 5, 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. ET), but according to the show’s experts, psychotherapist Dr. Mike Dow and nutrition specialist J.J. Virgin, the difference between Season 1 and 2…

TV Squad / June 5, 2011

Reality TV Repeat Offenders: Stars The Networks Love, Even If We Don’t

There’s some very promising summer TV coming our way, and then there’s some lazy, regurgitated shlock that makes me groan.

Why? Because some of the networks’ newest reality shows don’t just feature concepts we’ve seen before, but the stars are recycled as well. And we really didn’t even like some of them the first…

TV Squad / May 30, 2011

Oprah’s Scientology Ties: Big Show Moments With The Church’s Hollywood Elite

Is Oprah a Scientologist? Just Googling that question returns 127,000 results, so we know we’re not alone in asking.

On the heels of the announcement that Will and Jada Pinkett Smith would be guests on one of Oprah’s final shows, three things popped into my head: 1) random! 2) are they getting a reality…

TV Squad / May 21, 2011

The Cast Of “Sisters” — Where Are They Now?

What were you doing 20 years ago today? Perhaps preparing to watch a new NBC drama called “Sisters”?

It was two decades ago that the Emmy-winning series premiered, earning critical acclaim and a loyal fanbase, while helping to launch the careers of up-and-comers like Ashley Judd and Paul Rudd. The series also earned a…

TV Squad / May 14, 2011

TV 101: Some Of TV’s Most Memorable Departures

If I learned anything from Bon Jovi in the ’80s it was that an object’s slipperiness had a direct correlation with that same object’s relative wetness. But more importantly, I learned that we should never say goodbye.

However, following through with such a sentiment — never say goodbye — is much more difficult tha…

TV Squad / May 7, 2011

9 TV Characters Who Deserve More Screen Time

Sometimes, there just isn’t enough time in an episode for all of our favorite characters to get a moment in the sun.

On almost every show there’s an unsung hero, always supporting the main players, only getting thrown a bone every now and then. Depending on the show, some characters are just given the…

TV Squad / May 1, 2011

Is “Doctor Who” The New “Lost”?

Just about anyone with a pulse can enjoy “Doctor Who” (9 p.m. ET Saturday, BBC America) — it’s that good and that much fun — but if there are ‘Lost’ fans out there who’ve never tried this frisky British import, now’s the time to get on board.

Never mind that “Doctor Who” has bee…

TV Squad / April 23, 2011

Natalie Portman’s “Black Swan” Dance Double Continues To Speak Out

Natalie Portman drew raves for dancing like a professional ballerina in “Black Swan.” If it looked impossible, that’s because it was, according to what Sarah Lane, Portman’s dance double, said on ‘Good Morning America’ (weekdays, 7AM on ABC). Lane expanded on her previous statements that she actually performed the more difficult shots in the film,…

TV Squad / April 16, 2011

11 Characters Who Are Bringing Their Shows Down

Sue Sylvester. Pierce Hawthorne. Ann Perkins. They’re showstoppers, that’s for sure, but not for the reason you might be thinking.

You see, sometimes, even great shows have characters that mess with the flow of a seemingly perfect episode. They can bring an entire show to a halt with a scene. It’s a peculiar tale,…

TV Squad / April 10, 2011

Kathy Griffin Jokes About Death Threats from the ‘Palin Army’

In “Kathy Griffin: 50 & Not Pregnant,” the comedienne discussed the “Palin Army” that has invaded her life (via social media) with threats following her many jokes at the Palin family’s expense.

One Sarah Palin supporter wrote, “literally, ‘I’m coming to your house tomorrow to murder you,'” said Griffin during the stand-up special.

TV Squad / March 20, 2011

100 Most Memorable Female TV Characters

March is Women’s History Month, which makes it the perfect time for our countdown of the 100 best female TV characters in prime-time history.

You may love some of them, you may hate some of them, but it’s a sure bet that all of these TV women will spark memories of some of the…

TV Squad / March 6, 2011