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  • 'Walking Dead' tops Twitter TV rankings

    AMC's "The Walking Dead" generated substantial discussion on Twitter, taking top honors as the most tweeted-about show of the week, according to Nielsen's SocialGuide rankings. Sunday's episode, in which the Governor returns a seemingly changed man,...
  • Review: One Direction's one goal on 'Midnight Memories': the very top

    Review: One Direction's one goal on 'Midnight Memories': the very top
    The new One Direction album sounds like it was designed to win over (or perhaps further irritate) people likely to scoff at the idea that this British outfit is the biggest band on the planet. The scale of its success seems beyond dispute, with 16...
  • Thanksgiving: parades, football, Lady Gaga

    Thanksgiving: parades, football, Lady Gaga
    Television will offer some big side dishes on Thanksgiving. A few programs to keep in mind: Parades. NBC's coverage of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade runs from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday. Matt Lauer, Al Roker and Savannah Guthrie of "Today" will host....
  • 'X Factor': Orlando singer talks back to Simon Cowell

    'X Factor': Orlando singer talks back to Simon Cowell
    Two of the final eight acts will be eliminated Thursday on "The X Factor." But the two remaining Central Florida acts gave strong performances Wednesday night in sharply different ways. Sierra Deaton of the duo Alex & Sierra rebounded with a strong...
  • 'The X Factor': Who is out?

    'The X Factor': Who is out?
    In a Thanksgiving edition, "The X Factor" dropped two of the final eight acts. SPOILER ALERT: The first elimination produced "shock in the audience," host Mario Lopez said. Lillie McCloud, the 54-year-old grandmother from Orlando, was out. Alex &...
  • TV ratings: NFL big for NBC; 'Charlie Brown' surges; Lady Gaga soft

    TV ratings: NFL big for NBC; 'Charlie Brown' surges; Lady Gaga soft
    NBC gobbled up plenty of viewers with the Thanksgiving NFL matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers.  The game, a 22-20 victory for Baltimore, drew a household rating of 11.5 in Nielsen's metered markets Thursday, up 3% from last...
  • This week: 'Sound of Music,' 'The Voice,' Grammy special

    This week: 'Sound of Music,' 'The Voice,' Grammy special
    How will Carrie Underwood fare as Maria in a live telecast of "The Sound of Music"? That mystery propels the most unusual program this week: NBC's live telecast of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical at 8 p.m. Thursday. The producers stress that they're...
  • One Direction, Katy Perry, Killers, Elton John to Perform on 'X Factor' U.K.

    LONDON -- One Direction, Katy Perry, The Killers and Elton John will appear on the finale of "The X Factor" in the U.K. One Direction will play the title track from their new album "Midnight Memories," while Perry will perform "Unconditionally." The...
  • Review: TV Land's 'Kirstie' recycles sitcom stars and jokes

    With a show called "Kirstie," it would be easy to dwell on TV Land's "Pet Sematary"-like attempt to resurrect the career of sitcom star Kirstie Alley, not to mention Rhea Perlman and Michael Richards. But here is what matters about the new half-hour...
  • Ravens run by Lady Gaga, Muppets, Charlie Brown

    Ravens run by Lady Gaga, Muppets, Charlie Brown
    UPDATED: On Thanksgiving night, most viewers wanted football. NBC won the night won the night handily with the Baltimore-Pittsburgh game. CBS got a lift from an overrun of the Dallas-Oakland game. Baltimore and Dallas were the winners. The updaed...
  • 'Sleepy Hollow': How Washington Irving update quietly became TV hit

    Turns out the Headless Horseman can gallop the ratings distance, at least in Fox's supernatural series "Sleepy Hollow." A thoroughly modernized retelling of Washington Irving's horror classic "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," the series has quietly...