| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
CBS named Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman as host of "The Late Show," handing the reins of its flagship latenight program to a cable host who has found success in attracting young male viewers by playing a character, rather than himself....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:46 AM
The idea that Chris Hardwick could use his proficient nerd skills to make his way in the world first came to him as a young bowler with a girl propped up against a trash bin behind a bowling alley.
“My most vivid memory was that I was a teenage...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:41 AM
"The Walking Dead" wraps up its fourth season this weekend.
What to expect? The episode is simply titled "A" and will air at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC. The channel provided this preview: "As multiple paths collide, Rick comes face to face with sheer...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:44 PM
"The Walking Dead" is one of my favorite series. MegaCon, which starts Friday in Orlando, will salute the show, and I offer an appreciation of the AMC drama.
The show continues to make headlines. Reruns will air this fall on broadcaster MyNetworkTV....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Thomas Lennon will play fussy Felix Unger to Matthew Perry's Oscar Madison in the CBS remake of "The Odd Couple," Variety has learned.
The half-hour multi-camera comedy pilot based on the famous Neil Simon characters comes via CBS Television Studios...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:16 PM
"@midnight" (Comedy Central, weeknights Monday through Thursday). Busy Chris Hardwick, the alt-Allen Ludden (I might have said "indie Gene Rayburn" or "left-field Dick Clark" just as well), hosts this late-night comedy game show with a social media theme....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Former Lava Bear Films executive Adam Rymer has been named president of Chris Hardwick's Nerdist Industries, while Comedy Central and CBS vet Jack Herrguth takes over as head of development of the network dedicated to fanboy fare.
Rymer and Herrguth join...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The shambling zombies of the "Walking Dead" had the spry athletes of the Sochi Winter Olympics to compete with on Sunday night, but just like on the show, the dead overpowered the living with their sheer numbers. "The Walking Dead" came back for the...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:52 AM
The Sochi Olympics will dominate the TV schedule for the next 17 nights. Whether the Games will dominate the ratings isn't clear.
These Games start with concerns about security, the event's expense, the selected locale, Sochi's readiness and Russian...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The sharp host of the regrettably gone FX series “Totally Biased,” W. Kamau Bell, will be joined by headliners Chelsea Handler, Chris Hardwick, Nick Swardson, Mike Epps and Joe Rogan when the South Beach Comedy Festival returns April 1-6 to...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:57 AM
When "The Walking Dead" resumes its season, what can viewers expect?
"As Rick deals with old wounds, members of the prison have to come to terms with their new environment and ask themselves if survival alone is enough," AMC said in a preview.