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JUL
23
5 MINS

Another Live Stunt Falls Off Schedule As Fox Nixes 'Jump of the Century'

TV's love affair with live stunts might be cooling — or at least it's proving to be quite complicated. Fox is the latest to ditch plans for a daredevil event, pulling the plug on October's planned Jump of the Century.

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JUL
23
1 hour

Nick Cannon, Syfy Team for Nerd Improv Show

Nick Cannon, Syfy Team for Nerd Improv Show

Syfy is looking to expand its variety offerings.

The NBCUniversal-owned cable network announced Wednesday that it is teaming with Nick Cannon to develop a weekly hourlong sci-fi/fantasy improv series.

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JUL
23
1 hour

'Justified' Producer Taylor Elmore Inks Two-Year Deal With CBS TV Studios

'Justified' Producer Taylor Elmore Inks Two-Year Deal With CBS TV Studios

Justified writer-executive producer Taylor Elmore has set up his next gig for when the FX drama wraps at the end of its upcoming sixth season, inking an overall deal with CBS Television Studios.

The two-year pact will have Elmore setting up shop at the studio such hits as The Good Wife, Elementary and the NCIS franchise. There, he will supervise and develop new projects. Elmore has been with Justified since the second season, originally serving as a co-producer and now serving as an ep.

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JUL
23
2 HRS

'Scandal' Adds Portia de Rossi for Season 4 Arc

'Scandal' Adds Portia de Rossi for Season 4 Arc

ABC's Scandal is kicking off its fourth season with a new mystery.

The Kerry Washington starrer has enlisted Portia de Rossi for a "top secret" arc, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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JUL
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2 HRS

Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' to Stay at Ed Sullivan Theatre

Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' to Stay at Ed Sullivan Theatre

There will be no Los Angeles move for Stephen Colbert. In a bit of news that comes as no surprise, CBS has made official its plans to keep Late Show in New York's Ed Sullivan Theatre when David Letterman hands the show over to his successor.

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JUL
23
3 HRS

Warren Ellis Teaming With 'Walking Dead' Producer for TV Series

Warren Ellis Teaming With 'Walking Dead' Producer for TV Series

Universal Cable Productions is expanding its genre portfolio, inking three new deals to bring comic properties to the small screen.

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JUL
23
3 HRS

Comic-Con: How Katee Sackhoff and Grace Park Became 'Star Wars' Icons for THR's Preview Issue (Video)

Comic-Con: How Katee Sackhoff and Grace Park Became 'Star Wars' Icons for THR's Preview Issue (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

It's been more than a decade since Park, 40, and Sackhoff, 34, starred in Syfy's Peabody-winning Battlestar Galactica. Since then, Park has gone on to CBS' Hawaii Five-0, while Sackhoff is on A&E's Longmire, but if you get them together, it's like time hasn't passed at all.

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JUL
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3 HRS

'Game of Thrones' Favorite Boards ABC's 'Resurrection'

'Game of Thrones' Favorite Boards ABC's 'Resurrection'

Game of Thrones' Catelyn Stark is rising from the dead. Well, sort of.

Actress Michelle Fairley has booked a season-long arc on ABC's sophomore drama Resurrection, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JUL
23
3 HRS

Comic-Con: See Nathan Fillion as 'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk (Video)

Comic-Con: See Nathan Fillion as 'Star Trek's' Captain Kirk (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
23
4 HRS

FXX Teases 'The Simpsons' Marathon With Post-Apocalyptic Ad (Video)

FXX Teases 'The Simpsons' Marathon With Post-Apocalyptic Ad (Video)

This is how the world ends, not with a bang, but with Homer Simpson chanting "Where's my burrito?" 

FXX is teasing its nearly limitless -- 552 episodes -- chronological marathon of The Simpsons with a post-apocalyptic ad showing the scraps of humanity dealing with the crush of content from the long-running Fox cartoon. 

STORY FXX Readies 'Simpsons' Roll Out 

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JUL
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4 HRS

Comic-Con: See Chris Hardwick as Marty McFly From 'Back to the Future' (Video)

Comic-Con: See Chris Hardwick as Marty McFly From 'Back to the Future' (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
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'Orphan Black' to Cross Over to Comic Books in 2015

'Orphan Black' to Cross Over to Comic Books in 2015

The Dyad Institute has apparently turned its attentions towards a brand new medium already familiar with the dangers of cloning, with IDW Publishing’s announcement Wednesday morning of a new comic book series based on Temple Street Productions' popular Orphan Black.

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JUL
23
4 HRS

'Big Bang Theory' Plots Major Career Change for Penny in Season 8

'Big Bang Theory' Plots Major Career Change for Penny in Season 8

Big changes are coming for Kaley Cuoco's Penny on The Big Bang Theory's eighth season.

When Penny decided she didn't need to be famous and have a "big career" in order to be happy after she was canned from a B-movie, Penny will continue to make what she called "smart decisions" for her career in the upcoming season of CBS' hit comedy.

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JUL
23
5 HRS

TV Ratings: Adam Richman's 'Food Fighters' Serves up a Soft Start

TV Ratings: Adam Richman's 'Food Fighters' Serves up a Soft Start

NBC's aggressive summer slate continued to roll out on Tuesday night with the premiere of Food Fighters. Ordered to series more than 16 months ago, the culinary competition averaged a fairly soft 1.0 rating among adults 18-49 and 4.6 million viewers when it finally hit the air. That said, the series did grow significantly between its first and second half-hours.

PHOTOS 22 Celebrity-Owned Restaurants: The Hits and Misses

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