Renewed & Canceled
Ovation picks up off-network rights to 'Smash'
An arts cable channel has picked up the off-network rights to a recently-cancelled NBC series. The first season of “Smash” will debut on Ovation July 19 and air Fridays at 8 p.m. Season two of..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 10:04 am
Scott Speedman joins Ryan Murphy pilot 'Open'
Scott Speedman is set to reunite with an old co-star in his next foray into television. Deadline reports that the actor has signed on as one of the leads in the upcoming HBO pilot "Open." The new..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 9:44 am
Former members of My Chemical Romance helping with upcoming 'Aquabats!' episode
Earlier this year fans of the band My Chemical Romance received terrible news when the band announced that the ride was over and that it was breaking up. Not a lot of details were given as to why..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 8:19 am
UKTV G.O.L.D. commissions new series 'Us And Them'
British comedy channel G.O.L.D. has announced its first venture into original scrupted comedy. "Us And Them" centers on the unusual romance of Lauren and Ed, deeply in love despite their 20 year age..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 8:01 am
Newt Gingrich hypes return of CNN's 'Crossfire'
Yesterday TV Rage brought you the news that CNN was resurrecting its long-running series 'Crossfire,' as part of CNN President Jeff Zucker's efforts to reshape the network and make it a strong..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 7:51 am
'Modern Family' considering gay wedding after DOMA ruling
Could wedding bells be in the near future for ABC's most out and proud couple on television? Following the landmark Supreme Court ruling declaring California's Proposition 8 unconstitutional,..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 7:35 am
Japanese broadcaster NHK sued - over too much English
Japan's public broadcast network NHK is being sued due to what is believed to be an overuse of loan words (called gairaigo). Loan words in the Japanese culture are foreign words that are used as a..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 7:32 am
BBC Two announces several new documentaries
BBC Two has announced a new slate of documentaries that it is working on, with airdates intended for sometime in 2014. Included among the documentaries is 'The Marches: How A Border Made Us,' which..
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013, 7:13 am