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The Official “Dancing With The Stars: Athletes” Cast List is Here and We Can’t Wait to Watch

After “Dancing With the Stars” announced they would have an all-athletes cast for a shortened season, there was a lot of speculation about who may or may not be making their way to the dance floor. Thanks to Good Morning America, the wait is finally over and the cast list is here– and it’s a … Read more

Hallmark Channel is Going to Debut 34 New Christmas Movies This Year (34!!!)

Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries are stepping up their game(s). The channels just announced they will debut 34 new Christmas movies this year, up from 33 last year and 28 in 2016. The Hallmark Channel will get to roll out 22 of the new movies, starting on October 27, when its Countdown to … Read more

Becca Kurfin Is Officially the Next “Bachelorette,” Which Actually Seems Like a Punishment

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After enduring what can only be described as human torture at the hands of ABC, the network has rewarded Becca Kurfin with a starring gig on “The Bachelorette.” The announcement came just minutes after she was forced to watch her former fianceé Arie Luyendyk Jr. propose to the girl he called to reconcile with while they … Read more

Bobby Bones Announced as New Mentor for Top 24 on “American Idol”

Bobby Bones has been tapped to mentor the top 24 contestants on the new season of “American Idol.” The radio host broke the news during his radio show sounding relieved to finally be able to talk about his jump to TV. “Finally. I get to say something. I’m joining American Idol this season. I will … Read more

New Rule on “The Voice” Will Allow Coaches to Block Other Coaches From Getting An Artist

You know what they say– all is fair in love and reality TV singing competitions. Or something like that. When “The Voice” returns on February 26, original “American Idol” winner Kelly Clarkson won’t be the only cool, new thing on set– the coaches will have new chairs and those chairs will have a few very … Read more

Craig Morgan and Family Open Their Lives for New Reality Series “Morgan Family Strong”

Craig Morgan has added another project to his already busy schedule. The “That’s What I Love About Sunday” singer has announced that he and his family are involved in a new reality series called “Morgan Family Strong.” The new show will air on UP TV and will center around Craig and his family. The series … Read more

Blake Shelton’s New Advisor on “The Voice” is One of His Old Duet Partners

In 2010, Blake Shelton released the tune “Hillbilly Bone” with help from his friend, Trace Adkins. The song went to No. 1 and won Vocal Event of the Year at the ACM Awards. While it was a bit cliche, the tune did foster up a sense of rural pride in country music fans and cemented … Read more

Meryl Streep is Joining Season 2 of “Big Little Lies”

Twenty-one-time Oscar-nominee and the most decorated actress of her generation, Meryl Streep, is readying to join the cast of the female-empowerment hit, “Big Little Lies.” Season 2 of the show is set to follow the aftermath of Celeste Wright’s (Nicole Kidman) husband’s death (Alexander Skarsgård’) and Streep is coming on to play her mother-in-law, Mary … Read more

“This Is Us” Producer Says We’re Close to Jack Dying

The most recent episode of “This Is Us,” was a bit of a filler episode in that, we all needed a minute to recover from that Pearson family therapy session. Other than Kevin moving in with Rebecca and Miguel, not much happened– unless you remember one little line from a flashback scene in which, Rebecca … Read more

Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon Will Each Earn Around $1 Million An Episode for Season 2 of “Big Little Lies”

After big wins at the EMMYs and Golden Globes for Best Limited Series, you can’t say Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman aren’t worth the price of admission for “Big Little Lies,” but almost $1 million an episode seems like a lot– for TV. The BFFs and Hollywood A-listers made around $300,00 per episode for season … Read more

Former “Today” Co-Host Ann Curry Said She Is Not Surprised By Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Matt Lauer

Following his middle-of-the-night dismissal from NBC News and “Today,” Matt Lauer took a couple of days to himself and then issued this statement: There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions. To the people I have hurt, I am truly sorry. As … Read more