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OCT
25
3 HRS

'SNL' Recap: Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels Reunite in Halloween Episode

Alrighty, then. As to be expected, Jim Carrey pulled out all the stops when hosting tonight's Saturday Night Live Halloween episode, including reuniting with a special celebrity guest, impersonating Elvis and cavorting in a leotard next to Lorne Michaels. But did all this add up to a treat of an episode? Read on to find out.

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OCT
25
5 HRS

'SNL' Cold Open Mocks Ebola's Spread to NYC

'SNL' Cold Open Mocks Ebola's Spread to NYC

According to Saturday Night Live's cold open, certain Americans have nothing to worry about amid the Ebola scare. 

In the sketch, Obama addressed Ebola's recent spread into NYC, pointing out that some pundits have criticized how his administration has handled the situation. 

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OCT
25
9 HRS

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Give His Best Jar Jar Binks Impersonation

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Give His Best Jar Jar Binks Impersonation

If Jar Jar Binks were here, he might have this to say about Benedict Cumberbatch's impression of him: "How rude."

The Sherlock star was a guest on BBC America's Graham Norton Show, where he did a surprisingly accurate impersonation of the often-mocked Phantom Menace character. Cumberbatch even squeezed in some particularly harsh words about Mr. Binks. 

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OCT
25
16 HRS

TV Ratings: 'Constantine' Makes a Solid Debut, World Series Continues

TV Ratings: 'Constantine' Makes a Solid Debut, World Series Continues

NBC upped Friday's drama options last night with the return of Grimm and its latest play for a genre companion at 10 p.m., Constantine.

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OCT
24
1 day

Watch Intense New Trailer for Fox's Hip-Hop Drama 'Empire'

Watch Intense New Trailer for Fox's Hip-Hop Drama 'Empire'

Fox used Game 3 of the World Series to ramp up midseason hip-hop drama Empire.

From The Butler's Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, Empire stars Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, the ex-wife of Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), who heads the hip-hop record label at the center of the series. Gabourey Sidibe also stars, along with new addition Courtney Love.

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OCT
24
1 day

ABC's 'Manhattan Love Story' Canceled

ABC's 'Manhattan Love Story' Canceled

ABC has pulled the plug on freshman comedy Manhattan Love Story

The network made the decision late Friday and will replace the comedy with back-to-back original episodes of fellow rookie Selfie on Tuesdays starting Nov. 4. ABC already planned to preempt the series next week.

See more TV's Quickest Cancellations

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OCT
24
1 day

'Constantine' Director: "I Felt Like a Wrong Needed to Be Righted"

'Constantine' Director: "I Felt Like a Wrong Needed to Be Righted"

Neil Marshall introduces a new version of John Constantine to the world Friday.

The director says he took on directing duties for the NBC pilot in part because he wanted to get things right. (Diehard Constantine fans have complained about Keanu Reeves' 2005 version being American, among other things.)

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OCT
24
1 day

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Do Beyonce's Dramatic "Crazy in Love" Strut

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch Do Beyonce's Dramatic "Crazy in Love" Strut

Benedict Cumberbatch may be giving Beyonce a run for her money.

The Imitation Game star made an appearance on U.K.'s The Graham Norton Show, which will air Saturday, Nov. 1 at 10 p.m. on BBC America stateside, and naturally the conversation turned to Queen B.

Read more Benedict Cumberbatch Wax Figure Unveiled at Madame Tussauds London

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OCT
24
1 day

'Constantine' Star Matt Ryan: "He's Not Afraid to Stick the Middle Finger to the Devil"

'Constantine' Star Matt Ryan: "He's Not Afraid to Stick the Middle Finger to the Devil"

NBC's Constantine, the fourth DC Comics property to hit TV, has seen dramatic changes in the months leading up to its premiere. In July, two months after getting ordered to series, executive producers David Goyer and Daniel Cerone announced that Angelica Celaya would be replacing Lucy Griffiths as the show's female lead.

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OCT
24
2 DAYS

Marvel to Show More 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Footage During ABC's 'SHIELD'

Marvel to Show More 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Footage During ABC's 'SHIELD'

Following the earlier-than-planned release of the Avengers: Age of Ultron teaser trailer — prompted by an online leak — Marvel Studios has revealed that it will be replacing the announced broadcast premiere of the trailer during next week’s episode of Agents of SHIELD with more footage from the movie.

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OCT
24
2 DAYS

'Switched at Birth' Scores 'My So-Called Life' Star for Season 4 (Exclusive)

'Switched at Birth' Scores 'My So-Called Life' Star for Season 4 (Exclusive)

Switched at Birth is going back to the '90s.

The ABC Family drama has landed My So-Called Life star Bess Armstrong in a major recurring role for season four, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Read more ABC Family Renews 'Switched at Birth' for a Fourth Season

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OCT
24
2 DAYS

Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti to Star in Showtime's 'Billions'

Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti to Star in Showtime's 'Billions'

Damian Lewis is returning to Showtime and he's bringing Paul Giamatti with him.

Homeland alum Lewis and Oscar-nominated Giamatti have been tapped to star in Showtime's drama pilot Billions, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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OCT
24
2 DAYS

'Agent Carter' Enlists 'Nikita's' Lyndsy Fonseca

'Agent Carter' Enlists 'Nikita's' Lyndsy Fonseca

ABC's Agent Carter continues to hit the casting out of the park.

The midseason "bridge" show has enlisted Nikita favorite Lyndsy Fonseca, Marvel announced on Friday.

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OCT
24
2 DAYS

Jennifer Carpenter's 'Death Class' Lands at NBC With 'Dexter' Producer

Jennifer Carpenter's 'Death Class' Lands at NBC With 'Dexter' Producer

NBC is staging a Dexter reunion.

Former Dexter star Jennifer Carpenter is teaming with Sara Colleton to adapt former Los Angeles Times writer Erika Hayasaki's book Death Class: A True Story About Life for NBC, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Read more TV's Remake Craze: Who Gets the Money and Owns the Rights?

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