• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest
APR
18
14 MINS

TV Ratings: 'Scandal' Hits Finale High, 'Hell's Kitchen' and 'Parenthood' Rise

TV Ratings: 'Scandal' Hits Finale High, 'Hell's Kitchen' and 'Parenthood' Rise

It should come as no surprise that Scandal went out on a high note -- and without a new Big Bang Theory, it ranked as Thursday's top show. The ABC drama ended its abbreviated season on Thursday night with its biggest ender to date the top demo rating for a Big Four 10 p.m. drama since October.

Read More
APR
18
15 MINS

Lindsay Lohan on Biggest Misconception: 'I Don't Even Know Where to Start'

Lindsay Lohan was not only the first topic in The View's "Hot Topics" segment Friday, she was there to take part in the segment.

The actress guest-hosted Friday's show, talking about her OWN reality series, her sobriety and focusing on acting.

Lohan said her sobriety is going "great" and that she thinks it's important to be open about her recovery.

Read More
APR
18
1 hour

'Salem' Boss on Fearless Witches, Pushing Boundaries and Censors (Q&A)

'Salem' Boss on Fearless Witches, Pushing Boundaries and Censors (Q&A)

WGN America, the Chicago-based Tribune-owned network, is betting on witches as it enters the scripted game.

Set in 17th-century Massachusetts, Salem chronicles the world of the most notorious witch trials in history, a period steeped in fear, suspicion and hysteria. The witches featured, led by Mary Sibley (Janet Montgomery), are real, but they are not who or what they seem.

Read More
APR
17
10 HRS

'American Idol' Castoff Dexter Roberts: On the Hunt for his Own Reality Show

'American Idol' Castoff Dexter Roberts: On the Hunt for his Own Reality Show

Is Dexter Roberts the next reality TV phenom?

The latest American Idol castoff told reporters on Thursday that -- after a few days of well-deserved rest and relaxation -- he hopes to one day have his own hunting show.

"That's my dream," he mused. "[My] big dream."

Alas, the Alabama native wouldn't be on the hunt for criminals or fellow Idol contestants, he'd be channeling his inner Duck Dynasty, tracking ducks, turkeys and whitetails instead.

Read More
APR
17
11 HRS

Tracy Morgan Tells Conan O'Brien How His Alter Ego 'Got Him Thrown Out of Prince's House' (Video)

Tracy Morgan Tells Conan O'Brien How His Alter Ego 'Got Him Thrown Out of Prince's House' (Video)

Tracy Morgan was a guest on Conan O'Brien's TBS show on Thursday, but fortunately his alter ego Chico Devine was not.

"I had to leave Chico alone because I've got a daughter," he revealed. "Chico Devine got me thrown out of Prince's house! Prince is a freak, but I'm a big old freak."

Even telling the singer that his father loved "When Doves Cry" didn't stop the 30 Rock star from getting kicked out, he said.

Read More
APR
17
12 HRS

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes Talks Harrison's Fate -- Plus Watch the Bloopers (Video)

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes Talks Harrison's Fate -- Plus Watch the Bloopers (Video)

ABC capped off its Shondaland night Thursday with prolific showrunner Shonda Rhimes taking center stage on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

The executive producer behind Scandal and Grey's Anatomy was the featured guest as Jimmy Kimmel hit the Hollywood set of the network's fast-paced political thriller during an entire episode dedicated to the Kerry Washington drama.

Read More
APR
17
13 HRS

'Scandal': Who Died and 19 Other Big Reveals From the Season 3 Finale

'Scandal': Who Died and 19 Other Big Reveals From the Season 3 Finale

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

ABC's political thriller Scandal closed up its third season Thursday with a heart-racing hour that focused on Election Day, as President Fitzgerald Grant looked to lock up four more years in the White House and prevail over his vice president and opposition, Sally Langston, while OPA teamed with B613 to bring down a terror ring led by Olivia's mother.

Read More
APR
17
14 HRS

'American Idol' Recap: Kevin Bacon Surprises on Results Night

'American Idol' Recap: Kevin Bacon Surprises on Results Night

The top seven finalists of American Idol left their fates in each other's hands with a theme of "competitor's picks," but one contestant fell short of his goal and ran out of luck on his journey.

Read More
APR
17
18 HRS

Fox Plans Animation Domination HD for Primetime in 2015, Nixes Late Night

Fox Plans Animation Domination HD for Primetime in 2015, Nixes Late Night

Fox is shifting its focus for upstart Animation Domination High-Def. A spinoff of sorts from its Sunday cartoon block, the ADHD studio launched in early 2012 before a slate of shorts debuted on a late-night Saturday block in September. That lineup will wrap on June 28, with the network turning its attention to younger-skewing venues.

Read More
APR
17
19 HRS

Bret Harrison Boards ABC's 'Astronaut Wives Club' (Exclusive)

Bret Harrison Boards ABC's 'Astronaut Wives Club' (Exclusive)

ABC's Astronaut Wives Club is staging a Breaking In reunion.

Bret Harrison has boarded the drama series from Gossip Girl's Stephanie Savage, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Read More
APR
17
20 HRS

'Reign': Lola and Julien's Wedding Hides the Truth (Exclusive Photo)

'Reign': Lola and Julien's Wedding Hides the Truth (Exclusive Photo)

Will it be a happy ending on Reign?

After Lola (Anna Popplewell) confessed to Julien (Giacomo Gianniotti) that she was with child, conveniently leaving out the identity of the father (Francis!), Julien still insists that the two go through with their wedding.

The Hollywood Reporter debuts an exclusive still from Thursday's episode, "No Exit," from Lola and Julien's wedding ceremony. From the looks of it, the wedding seems to have gone on without a hitch.

Read More
APR
17
21 HRS

George Lopez, IDW Team For 'Wormwood' Animated Comedy

George Lopez, IDW Team For 'Wormwood' Animated Comedy

The pairing of a demonic interdimensional worm and George Lopez might not seem immediately obvious, but the comedian and talk-show host's Travieso Production Company has paired with the recently launched IDW Entertainment to bring the horror comedy Wormwood to television screens.

Read More
APR
17
21 HRS

CW Sets Summer Schedule, Including 'Beauty and the Beast' Return

CW Sets Summer Schedule, Including 'Beauty and the Beast' Return

As The CW heads into more year-round programming, the network has set its summer schedule, which includes the formal announcement for the return of Beauty and the Beast.

Beauty and the Beast, off the air since early March, returns for the final episodes of the sophomore season Monday, June 2, at 9 p.m. Serving as a lead-in at 8 p.m. is Whose Line Is It Anyway?, which moves over from Fridays. (A Whose Line encore follows at 8:30 p.m.)

The 12-week reality docuseries Famous in 12 premieres Tuesday, June 3, at 8 p.m.

Read More
APR
17
21 HRS

'Orange Is the New Black': First Season 2 Trailer Previews 'Next-Level Crazy' (Video)

'Orange Is the New Black': First Season 2 Trailer Previews 'Next-Level Crazy' (Video)

The first trailer for the second season of Orange Is the New Black has hit the web -- and it's "like, next-level crazy."

Read More