John C. McGinley, Skylar Astin
The "upstairs downstairs" framework we've come to love on Downton Abbey translates fairly well to the world of corporate workplace romantic comedy in TBS's Ground Floor, a likable if decidedly modest bauble from sitcom vets Bill Lawrence (Cougar Town) and Greg Malins (Friends), working in the too-often-disparaged mode of traditional multi-camera comedy. (The first two episodes air back-to-back Thursday starting at 10/9c.)
Ed Asner, Sarah Michelle Gellar
You can always count on Ed Asner for a good interview. The outspoken seven-time Emmy winner turns 84 on Nov. 15, has two fun TV appearances coming up and couldn't help calling out Hot in Cleveland for recently snubbing him and pal Gavin MacLeod.
Ed Asner is going Crazy.
The legendary actor will guest-star in an upcoming episode of CBS' The Crazy Ones, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.
Matt Passmore and Kiele Sanchez
Looks like Callie needs to start sending out résumés.
On Monday's The Glades (9/8c, A&E), Callie (Kiele Sanchez), who was temporarily fired earlier this season after telling off her curmudgeonly boss Dr. Hardy (Ed Asner), apologizes to the grumpy doc over the handling of a patient — only to be asked ...
Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Barbara Walters
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13. Worst Parody: Thanks to MTV, getting Catfish-ed is all the rage. So when Betty White reunites with her Mary Tyler Moore Show co-star Ed Asner on her prank show Off Their Rockers, they poke fun at the downfalls of online dating. But the parody goes quickly from "aw" to "ew" when Asner and White realize that neither is who they said they were online. What should they do next? "I don't know," Asner says, "but my little blue pill is starting to...
Ed Asner was hospitalized Tuesday for exhaustion after he experienced trouble on stage performing his one-man show, The Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Asner, 83, had difficulty speaking on stage before...
[Spoiler alert: This story reveals major plot points from Wednesday's episode of Law & Order: SVU.]
Week after week for the last 14 years, Law & Order: SVU has depicted grisly, gruesome and unspeakable acts of violence. However, Wednesday's episode of the long-running procedural caused a media firestorm in recent weeks not because of what was depicted, but because of...
Kyle Richards, Camille Grammer, Betty White, Adrienne Maloof
For its second season, Betty White's Off Their Rockers will be pairing the 90-year-old funny lady with celebrity guest stars. White's old Mary Tyler Moore Show co-star Ed Asner will be among the famous faces appearing in comedy bits that will run in between the pranks White's team of oldsters pull on...
Alex O'Loughlin, Ellen Pompeo, Stana Katic
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Got any Hawaii Five-0 scoop not related to McGarrett's mom? — Melissa
ADAM: You mean you don't want to know that McGarrett's recently MIA galpal Catherine shamelessly flirts with a witness protection agent to get details on Mama McGarrett's whereabouts? OK, fine: I also hear that Ed Asner's art collector/smuggler August March will be back this season. McGarrett will call on him when a band of armed thieves knock over a years-old art gallery and make off with a couple of priceless paintings. However, the simple heist eventually gives way to a kidnapping, a hostage situation and a deadly shootout.
Please tell me you have something, anything on Grey's Anatomy! — Jackie
NATALIE: Among the new castings for the season premiere — besides two new docs, a couple of medical professionals and a new resident — are...
Betty White and Ed Asner
Nearly four decades after they first sparred as Lou Grant and Sue Ann Nivens on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Ed Asner and Betty White reunite on the March 14 episode of TV Land's Hot in Cleveland. At Betty's recent 90th birthday bash, Ed, now 82, told me, "I play a man who spurned her." But unlike their flirtatious scenes back in the '70s, their Cleveland characters' ugly history was all business-related. Ed plays Jameson, "a country-club type who...