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TV Ratings: LeBron James and 'The Grinch' Propel ABC's Christmas

TV Ratings: LeBron James and 'The Grinch' Propel ABC's Christmas

The NBA was a gift to ABC on Christmas night. Airing the Cleveland-Miami game in the early evening, marking LeBron James' first return to the American Airlines Arena since he left the Heat, the broadcast network saw a 12 percent boost from last year's big holiday game.

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DEC
25
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Steven Moffat on Why 'Doctor Who' and Santa Claus Make Sense

Steven Moffat on Why 'Doctor Who' and Santa Claus Make Sense

If there’s one thing showrunner Steven Moffat wants fans to know about this year’s Doctor Who Christmas episode, it’s that it will be appropriately festive — as you might expect from a show that brings Peter Capaldi’s Time Lord face to face with Santa Claus for the first time.

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DEC
24
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How to Bake a Perfect Christmas Episode

How to Bake a Perfect Christmas Episode

'Tis the season when crushes search for perfect presents, relatives get drunk on eggnog and that couple finally kisses under the mistletoe at a work party — all while families gather 'round the warm glow of the TV to watch all the Christmas antics unfold.

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DEC
24
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TV Ratings: One Direction's First TV Special Makes Small Impression

TV Ratings: One Direction's First TV Special Makes Small Impression

More than a month of One Direction blanketing NBC and its sister networks culminated in Tuesday's first-ever TV special for the band — and it wasn't exactly a rousing ratings success.

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DEC
24
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'Homeland' Finale Stirs Controversy by Comparing Israeli Prime Minister to Taliban Leader

'Homeland' Finale Stirs Controversy by Comparing Israeli Prime Minister to Taliban Leader

Showtime's Homeland season finale is not sitting well in the same country which originated the show.

The Emmy-winning drama series wrapped up its acclaimed fourth season Sunday with an episode that included a remark which caused some outrage in Israel, where original series Prisoners of War, created by Gideon Raff, is from.

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DEC
24
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Watch One Direction Mock Jimmy Fallon's Impressions of Them

Watch One Direction Mock Jimmy Fallon's Impressions of Them

The lads from One Direction are presumably rich enough to buy solid-gold chairs (just guessing here), but they're also not too good to sit on the floor.

The popular boy band appeared on Tuesday's Tonight Show, where Jimmy Fallon asked them to hop out of their chairs and reenact the band's photo from their new vinyl album cover.

While down on the ground with them, Fallon couldn't resist impersonating the band with his best British accent.

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DEC
23
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TV Ratings: 'Mike & Molly' Holds, 'State of Affairs' Falls

TV Ratings: 'Mike & Molly' Holds, 'State of Affairs' Falls

The fact that it was CBS' lone new offering on Monday night didn't hinder Mike & Molly. The newly returned comedy was steady with its last outing at 8:30 p.m., averaging a 1.7 rating among adults 18-49.

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DEC
23
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'Walking Dead' Prequel Casts Female Lead

'Walking Dead' Prequel Casts Female Lead

AMC's The Walking Dead companion series has found its female lead.

Following an extensive casting search, Gone Girl and Sons of Anarchy alum Kim Dickens will co-star in the prequel series from Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and showrunner Dave Erickson, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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DEC
23
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Watch One Direction Perform "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" With Classroom Instruments

Watch One Direction Perform "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" With Classroom Instruments

One Direction has gifted another early Christmas present to fans with a yuletide-themed slot on Monday's Tonight Show.

The boy band teamed with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots to perform "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town." But this is Fallon's show, and these are Fallon's rules — which meant everyone played along with kids' classroom instruments. 

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DEC
22
4 DAYS

'American Idol' Season 14: Get a Pre-Premiere Peek at the Top 24

'American Idol' Season 14: Get a Pre-Premiere Peek at the Top 24

In a season that is getting ever more unpredictable as its Jan. 7 premiere nears, American Idol unveiled another surprise early on Monday: the top 24 finalists.

"It's an Idol first," said host Ryan Seacrest in a two-minute preview. "Before we even show you the auditions, we are going to introduce you to the top 24." 

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DEC
22
4 DAYS

'Game of Thrones' Reveals First Official Season 5 Snippets

'Game of Thrones' Reveals First Official Season 5 Snippets

Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) is back in a preview clip from Game of Thrones' upcoming fifth season, and he apparently hasn't had a lot of time for personal grooming. 

HBO has released its 2014 year-ender video, providing glimpses of episodes to come for its new and returning shows.

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DEC
22
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Watch Pete Davidson Profess His Love for Amy Adams During Cut 'SNL' Sketch

Watch Pete Davidson Profess His Love for Amy Adams During Cut 'SNL' Sketch

Saturday Night Live's Pete Davidson took a cue from Christmas favorite Love Actually when it came to declaring his love for Amy Adams.

The clip opens with Adams afraid that her husband will hear Davidson at her doorstep. Davidson comes prepared with cue cards listing what he loves about Adams and unrelated things he loves about life in general.

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DEC
22
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'Better Call Saul' Teaser Offers Best Glimpse Yet

'Better Call Saul' Teaser Offers Best Glimpse Yet

Get ready for the most revealing look yet at Better Call Saul.

It may be only 30 seconds long, but after months of photos, tiny teasers, and a snippet of a scene, this new look gives fans a real taste of the show's scope and tone.

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DEC
22
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Extended 'Girls' Promo Offers More on Marnie's Affair, Shoshanna's Job Search

Extended 'Girls' Promo Offers More on Marnie's Affair, Shoshanna's Job Search

HBO has released an extended behind-the-scenes video of Girls' upcoming fourth season, offering a longer look at and explanation of Marnie and Shoshanna's storylines.

With respect to Marnie, Girls fans get a few more shots of her navigating an affair with her not-so-single musical partner Desi, and actress Allison Williams indicates that the couple will release an album, which she jokes will be a smash hit.

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