| 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...
| 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 13, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Barbara Walters is saying goodbye to TV journalism.
After more than half a century in the industry, the veteran ABC News anchor plans to retire next summer, ABC announced Sunday night. Walters, 83, is set to make it official Monday morning on "The View....
| May 3, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 11:19 AM
"Jersey Shore" star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro has been hospitalized for kidney stones.
Ortiz-Magro, 27, the MTV reality series' resident "juicehead" who rose to stardom because of his tumultuous relationship with Sammie "Sweetheart" Giancola, tweeted about...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Directed by Harmony Korine
Canny provocateur that he is, director Harmony Korine (Gummo, Kids) has packed his new film Spring Breakers with enough publicity-generating, meta-textual talking points to make the actual quality of...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 1:33 PM
By 2009, when the shine of VH1's popular reality series "Hogan Knows Best" had worn off, it appeared as if star Nick Hogan, son of World Wrestling Federation icon Hulk Hogan, would follow in his bandanna-wearing father's footsteps and pursue a career in...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:09 AM
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. -- The boardwalk where generations of families and teens got their first taste of the Jersey Shore and where the MTV reality show of the same name was filmed is about to be rebuilt following its destruction in Superstorm Sandy....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Who has published more novels: Harper Lee or Snooki, of MTV's at-long-last-finished "Jersey Shore"?
Writing under her full name, Nicole Polizzi, Snooki has published as many novels ("A Shore Thing" and "Gorilla Beach") as she's reportedly read ("Dear...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Nick Kroll always wanted his own TV show, but that doesn't mean the comedian best known for his role as Rodney Ruxin on FX's "The League" thought it would actually happen one day.
"When you get started, you're just trying to get booked at an open mic,"...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:32 PM
"You'll see they build a water slide in the backyard out of a huge piece of tarp. They decide to have a pool party for some of the girls as a housewarming present. They borrow a friend's dump truck, and they pull it up and fill it with mattresses and a...
| Jan 3, 2013
I can't believe I'm actually going to type the words "reality TV has hit a new low."
But it has, with "All My Babies' Mamas."
If you aren't already depressed about American culture and the entertainment pimps who produce such garbage, check out the...