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Parvati Shallow Recaps 'Survivor': Idols, Letters From Home and the 'Spy Shack'

Parvati Shallow Recaps 'Survivor': Idols, Letters From Home and the 'Spy Shack'

This is it, people! This is the episode where Jefra shows us that a former Miss Teen Kentucky can still kick some ass. I just knew that once she lost her beautiful BFF, LJ, Jefra would get crazy. Didn’t I tell you? This is her time to shine! Right?? 

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TV Ratings: Boosted 'American Idol' Wins Wednesday for Fox

TV Ratings: Boosted 'American Idol' Wins Wednesday for Fox

American Idol gave Fox a nightly win among adults 18-49 and total viewers on Wednesday, improving its showing two-tenths of a point from last week with a 2.1 rating. The two-hour episode also averaged 8.9 million viewers.

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Discovery Greenlights Program About Mechanics Who Build 'Rat Rod' Cars From Scraps (Exclusive)

Discovery Greenlights Program About Mechanics Who Build 'Rat Rod' Cars From Scraps (Exclusive)

Discovery Channel is heading down Rebel Road.

The network has greenlighted a special set in the back roads of Appalachia that centers on "mechanical savants" who take old abandoned car bodies and "mash them with parts off of anything and everything to make what is known as a rat rod."

STORY: Discovery Chief Won't Rule Out Return to Mount Everest

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'Once Upon a Time' Star Ginnifer Goodwin Talks Wedding, Pregnancy: 'I Married Prince Charming' (Video)

'Once Upon a Time' Star Ginnifer Goodwin Talks Wedding, Pregnancy: 'I Married Prince Charming' (Video)

Once Upon a Time star Ginnifer Goodwin recently married her Prince Charming, literally, as the actress who plays Snow White on ABC's fairy-tale-themed drama wed her co-star Josh Dallas, who plays Prince Charming.

On Wednesday's Jimmy Kimmel Live!, a pregnant Goodwin opened up about the details of the ceremony, noting, "I married Prince Charming."

On April 12, two days after wrapping production on OUAT, Goodwin and Dallas tied the knot in Venice, Calif.

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'True Blood's' Sam Trammell to Star in Amazon Drama (Exclusive)

'True Blood's' Sam Trammell to Star in Amazon Drama (Exclusive)

With HBO's True Blood poised to end its run this year, star Sam Trammell has already lined up his next gig.

The actor, who has starred as Sam Merlotte since the beginning of the veteran drama, will topline Amazon's drama pilot Cocked, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. 

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'Masterchef' Season 5 Key Art Features 'Star Wars' Nod (Exclusive)

'Masterchef' Season 5 Key Art Features 'Star Wars' Nod (Exclusive)

Gordon Ramsay's Masterchef has a new poster and it's inspired by Star Wars.

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My First 'American Idol': An Intern's Tale

My First 'American Idol': An Intern's Tale

I might not fit into what is now the stereotypical American Idol fangirl demographic, but growing up on the show that changed the face of television keeps me tuning in. So on Wednesday, for the first time, I got to experience the singing competition live.

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Stephen Colbert Tells Jon Stewart Why He's Leaving 'Colbert Report': 'I've Won Television' (Video)

Stephen Colbert Tells Jon Stewart Why He's Leaving 'Colbert Report': 'I've Won Television' (Video)

Stephen Colbert popped by his former show -- Jon Stewart's Daily Show -- on Wednesday night to explain why he's leaving The Colbert Report.

Colbert, who recently was announced as David Letterman's successor on Late Show when the latter retires next year, surprised Comedy Central's Daily Show audience in character as his conservative pundit.

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Keith Olbermann Compares Watching MSNBC to Drunk-Driving Car Crash

Keith Olbermann Compares Watching MSNBC to Drunk-Driving Car Crash

Keith Olbermann continues to have harsh words for his former employer MSNBC.

THR COVER: Keith Olbermann Defaces A-Rod; Reveals Apologies, Drama Behind ESPN Return

The TV host tweeted on Wednesday that watching the cable news network is "like watching friends in a crashing car w/a drunk driver."

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'Vampire Diaries' EP, Ian Somerhalder on Romantic 'Purgatory' and 'Giant' Finale

'Vampire Diaries' EP, Ian Somerhalder on Romantic 'Purgatory' and 'Giant' Finale

Damon and Elena are off again on The Vampire Diaries -- and it's not going to get any better.

"One of the best scenes [last week] was when Damon said, 'I don't want to look at you, I don't want to hear your voice and I definitely don't want to be your friend.' It was just so heartbreaking," said executive producer Caroline Dries at a recent screening.

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'American Idol' Finalist Sam Woolf Rejects 'Heartthrob' Status: 'It's Weird'

'American Idol' Finalist Sam Woolf Rejects 'Heartthrob' Status: 'It's Weird'

Sam Woolf has no interest in being an American Idol's eye candy.

Wednesday’s broadcast kicked off with new nicknames for each of the six remaining contestants. To name names: “The Hard Rocker” (Caleb Johnson), “The Rebel” (Jessica Meuse), “The Roots Rocker” (CJ Harris), “The Troubadour” (Alex Preston), “The Wildcard” (Jena Irene) and “The Heartthrob” (Woolf).

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'American Idol' Recap: A Little Bit Country, a Little Bit Rock and Roll and a Grumpy Cat

'American Idol' Recap: A Little Bit Country, a Little Bit Rock and Roll and a Grumpy Cat

The six remaining hopefuls competing on American Idol took on the dual themes of country and rock while the show continued its streak of celebrity appearances.

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'Arrow' Boss on Shocking Twist: It Drives Everyone to the Brink

'Arrow' Boss on Shocking Twist: It Drives Everyone to the Brink

[WARNING: Spoilers ahead from Wednesday's episode of Arrow, "Seeing Red"]

Oliver Queen's world has been shattered.

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Cable Ratings: Tori Spelling Lifetime Series Debuts, 'Deadliest Catch' Returns Strong

Cable Ratings: Tori Spelling Lifetime Series Debuts, 'Deadliest Catch' Returns Strong

Cable saw a slew of premieres on Tuesday night -- the biggest of which was Deadliest Catch.

Discovery's veteran docuseries, opening its 10th run, saw its largest premiere in three seasons with 3.8 million viewers. It narrowly edged by TNT's coverage of the NBA playoffs to stand as cable's most-watched program of the night.

In the adults 18-49 demo, the 9 p.m. premiere averaged a 1.5 rating. Pre-show The Bait was also strong, earning 2.2 million viewers and a record 1.3 rating in the older adults 25-54 demo.

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