| May 28, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Chris Linn, who as an executive vice president at MTV played a major role in making Snooki a household name, has been named president of TruTV, a cable channel owned by Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting System.
The hiring of Linn is a sign that TruTV --...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
"Midsummer/Jersey," a mash-up spoof of Shakespeare's "Midsummer Night's Dream" and MTV reality series "Jersey Shore," opens this weekend at the Gateway Center for the Arts.
Ken Ludwig created the work for a Virginia high school in 2010. The story is...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Pauly D, of "Jersey Shore" fame, is looking forward to being a father to the baby girl he recently found out he fathered.
And... drama's here!
The spiky-haired DJ, real name Paul DelVecchio, revealed this week that he has a little girl named...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
"Drunk History," which has lived on the website Funny or Die in fits and starts since 2007, graduates to television Tuesday, courtesy of Comedy Central. It is a strange business: a show in which people who have had too much to drink, for real, travel to...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Snooki and JWoww, a.k.a. Nicole Polizzi and Jenni Farley, seem to have upset the residents of the Pelican Island community in New Jersey.
More than 40 residents of the neighborhood met at a property owner association meeting to protest the filming of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:53 AM
MTV, VH1 and CMT are looking to celebrate America's independence the old-fashioned way. Not with burgers and hot dogs and fireworks, but by playing music videos on their channels in what they're calling "Music Independence Day."
The plan is that all...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Attention TV viewers of Earth: The time has come to bow down before "Duck Dynasty."
The unscripted series on A&E returned for its fourth season on Wednesday night and promptly became the most-watched nonfiction series telecast in cable history, with...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To Joel McHale, revenge is not a dish best served cold, but one dealt out weekly with a healthy ladle of percolating "Soup."
For nearly a decade, the 41-year-old comedian — armed with little more than a green screen, a video monitor and a boyishly...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:49 PM
MTV's "Snooki & JWoww" can keep things business as usual in a residential neighborhood on the Jersey Shore, a judge decided Monday.
Residents of Pelican Island in Berkeley Township, N.J., had requested an injunction against 495 Productions to...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:22 AM
We have five words for you: Bill Nye the Waltz Guy.
The embarrassment of riches in reality-TV land keep coming. "American Idol" on Tuesday bestowed on us a "dream team" of a judges panel. Now Wednesday gives us the roster of celebrity participants --...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:00 PM
"Jersey Shore" alum Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino says he realized he was addicted to drugs when he ran out of a prescription medication he was taking to treat an injury he'd sustained years earlier on "Dancing With the Stars."