| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Break out the sparkles and glitter guns: Season 17 of “Dancing With the Stars” has burst like a sparkly confetti bomb and cha-cha’d directly into ballroom-loving hearts.
Along with the premiere of a new season comes a slew of...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:27 AM
UPDATED: Orlando still has a thing for "Dancing With the Stars." The season premiere was the most-watched program Monday night, and it was the most-watched broadcast nationally, which is good news for Disney-owned ABC.
"Dancing" presented a cast that...
| 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."
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Snooki's totally grossed out about one part of her body, and she's thinking about fixing the situation.
No, not that Situation, "Jersey Shore" fans!
Where should we focus? Her breasts, she says. "My boobs are disgusting!," the "Dancing With the Stars"...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:51 AM
On a sunny September day, Christina Ayres lay on the sand near the Huntington Beach Pier, tanning in a pink bikini, and ticked off the things that identify a 909er.
Bad clothing — " 'Jersey Shore' style," the 29-year-old explained. And meth ...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:30 AM
One byproduct of MTV's youthful audience profile is the dizzying speed with which the channel chews through its zeitgeist moments. So after being defined for a time by "Jersey Shore" -- which has spawned a slew of spinoffs and copycats -- the network...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
WASHINGTON -- American cable programmers are eyeing growth opportunities abroad as economies in Europe and elsewhere recover.
Discovery Communications has grown its international business very aggressively, president and CEO David Zaslav said on a...
| 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...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Exactly the sort of figure presaged by "Network," Morton Downey Jr., with his unique blend of bullying, liberal-baiting politics and Barnum-like eye for the human circus, turned his latenight New York talkshow into syndicated TV's most attention-getting...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Too frou frou for Honey Boo Boo?
Could never fist pump to Jersey Shore?
You're not alone. Millions of people worldwide suffer reality TV elitism, a condition you might call Shunscripted Syndrome.
Symptoms include extreme aversion to TLC, pejorative use...