| 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 ...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Hey, remember when "The Real World" was an earnest show about diverse but well-meaning people from different walks of life sharing a house for a few months, a series that forced millions of teen and twentysomething viewers to think about issues of race,...
| 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...
| 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 30, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The rise of social media has changed the way we communicate, the way we express ourselves, the way we consume information and entertainment. But when it comes to creating compelling television, five leading showrunners agree that social media is good...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:17 PM
When "Scrubbing In," MTV's new reality series about travel nurses, airs its first episode Thursday night, it will have a formidable act to follow in terms of media outrage and water-cooler gossip.
In short, it will have to top its own trailer.
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...