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Gwen Stefani in Talks to Join NBC's 'The Voice'

Gwen Stefani in Talks to Join NBC's 'The Voice'

Gwen Stefani may be headed for The Voice.

The No Doubt singer is in talks join the NBC competition series for season seven as a coach, multiple sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. She would take over for Christina Aguilera, who  announced in February that she was pregnant with her second child.

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First Teaser for WGN America's 'Manhattan' Drama Hits Web (Video)

First Teaser for WGN America's 'Manhattan' Drama Hits Web (Video)

As WGN America readies the debut of Salem, the network is rolling out the first teaser for its second scripted entry, Manhattan.

Set against the backdrop of the greatest race against time in the history of science -- the mission to build the world’s first atomic bomb in Los Alamos -- Manhattan follows the brilliant but flawed scientists and their families as they attempt to coexist in a world where secrets and lies infiltrate every aspect of their lives.

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ABC Family Adds Paranormal Drama Pilot 'Stitchers'

ABC Family has picked up a new drama pilot to replace the since-scrapped Alice in Arabia.

The younger-skewing cabler announced Friday that it has ordered Stitchers, a pilot written by Overruled's Jeffrey A. Schechter.  

Stitchers centers on a young woman recruited into a covert government agency to be "stitched" into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders and decipher mysteries that otherwise would have gone to the grave. 

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TV Ratings: 'Mad Men' Gets Nearly 75 Percent Lift From First DVR Boost

TV Ratings: 'Mad Men' Gets Nearly 75 Percent Lift From First DVR Boost

Mad Men may have had a more modest premiere-night showing on Sunday, but early time-shifting has the AMC drama closing the ratings gap with last year's premiere.

STORY: Where Is 'Mad Men's' Netflix Bump?

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'American Idol': Dexter Roberts on Shower Songs, Taylor Hicks and David Cook's Advice

'American Idol': Dexter Roberts on Shower Songs, Taylor Hicks and David Cook's Advice

Alabama farm boy Dexter Roberts may have been joking that his first order of business upon returning home after being eliminated from American Idol on Thursday is to camp out in the woods in a teepee, but don’t be fooled: he isn’t pitching his tent there too long.

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HBO's 'Normal Heart' Full Trailer Diagnoses a 'Conspiracy' (Video)

HBO's 'Normal Heart' Full Trailer Diagnoses a 'Conspiracy' (Video)

HBO has a full-length trailer for Ryan Murphy's The Normal Heart, which will air ahead of Sunday's Game of Thrones.

The Normal Heart, written by Larry Kramer, who won a Tony for his 1985 play of the same name, explores the onset of the HIV/AIDS crisis in New York in the early 1980s, including the struggles faced by gay activists and their allies in the medical community to expose the truth to a city in denial.

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NBC Plans 'Saturday Night Live' 40th Anniversary Special for 2015

NBC Plans 'Saturday Night Live' 40th Anniversary Special for 2015

NBC is celebrating Saturday Night Live's legacy with a live special.

Timed to the franchise's 40th anniversary, the three-hour broadcast will air Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, from 8-11 p.m., NBC announced Friday.

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Cable Upfront Quiz: Show or Not a Show?

Cable Upfront Quiz: Show or Not a Show?

This story first appeared in the May 2 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

With networks as diverse as HLN, Pivot and Spike unveiling slates of new reality shows during cable's annual upfront season, even veteran TV industry experts need a cheat sheet to keep it all straight. Test your knowledge with these five shows, three of which are real and two of which THR made up.

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Jim Rash on 'Writer's Room': A 'Group Therapy Session' for Shonda Rhimes, Robert Kirkman

Jim Rash on 'Writer's Room': A 'Group Therapy Session' for Shonda Rhimes, Robert Kirkman

Jim Rash is ready to return to The Writer's Room.

The Sundance TV series kicks of season two Friday at 9 p.m. with a Scandal episode featuring creator Shonda Rhimes and star Kerry Washington.

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Lara Spencer Promoted to Co-Host of 'Good Morning America'

Lara Spencer Promoted to Co-Host of 'Good Morning America'

Amid plenty of changes at Good Morning America, one person rising in the ranks is Lara Spencer. The fixture of the series, who recently signed a new contract, has been elevated to co-host.

Newly named ABC News chief James Goldston informed staff on Friday in a memo timed to the show's two-year ratings dominance over Today. She will now hold the same title as Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos after serving as the lifestyles anchor since 2011.

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'Californication' Final Season: Heather Graham on Adding Conflict to Hank Moody's Life

'Californication' Final Season: Heather Graham on Adding Conflict to Hank Moody's Life

Californication may be ending but it's final season is chock full of guest stars. One of whom is Heather Graham (The Hangover franchise, Lifetime's Flowers in the Attic), who had admittedly never seen the show. It was the chance to work with David Duchovny that was a crucial selling point.

"I had known David a little bit in the past; we have some mutual friends. I was excited about the idea of working with him," Graham tells The Hollywood Reporter of her seventh-season arc.

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TV Ratings: 'Scandal' Finale Drives Jimmy Kimmel to 11:35 High

TV Ratings: 'Scandal' Finale Drives Jimmy Kimmel to 11:35 High

Olivia Pope and Jimmy Kimmel are quite the pair. After seeing Thursday ratings boosts after original episodes of Scandal all season, Jimmy Kimmel Live! hit a time-slot high after the April 17 season finale of the ABC drama.

TV Ratings: 'Scandal' Hits Finale High

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Syfy's 'Face Off' Renewed for Seventh Season

Syfy's 'Face Off' Renewed for Seventh Season

Syfy wants more Face Off.

Ahead of the season-six closer, the NBCUniversal-operated cable network has renewed the competition series for a seventh season with a July premiere.

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'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn: Fitz Is In For a 'Rough Wake-Up Call'

'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn: Fitz Is In For a 'Rough Wake-Up Call'

[Warning: This story contains spoilers from the season three finale, "The Price of Free and Fair Election," of ABC's Scandal.]

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