Mark Harmon, Sean Murray, Emily Wickersham
These are the guest stars and events that the networks have planned for the third week of November sweeps:
Monday, Nov. 18
Almost Human (Fox)
On Night 2 of the season premiere, Detective John Kennex and Dorian are dispatched to investigate a murder and high-profile missing persons case that leads them into the highly profitable world of IRCs — Intimate Robot Companions — also known as sexbots.
The clock hasn't run out yet on NBC's late summer live game show experiment Million Second Quiz. Beyond some early technical hiccups and mild ratings, Peacock network execs remain enthusiastic for the show.
Paul Telegdy, NBC Entertainment president of alternative and late night programming, admits to TV Guide Magazine that the show's ratings have so far been softer than he would have liked, but that he still is banking on audience growth by the end of the show's 10-day run.
Ryan Seacrest and contestant
Million Second Quiz had a highly publicized launch on Monday night — but not for the reasons NBC probably hoped.
The live game show, which incorporates an app where viewers at home can participate and vie for a spot on the show, was stymied when its app actually crashed mid-way through the premiere. Host Ryan Seacrest addressed the snafu...
G4 viewers can breathe a sigh of relief.
The cable channel is staying alive in a surprise decision made by NBC Universal to launch its new cable network, Esquire, on Style network instead of G4, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Style, which is...
Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr.
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
At long last, Fox has confirmed the judges panel for American Idol's upcoming 13th season — which, as previously reported, will consist of Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and newcomer Harry Connick Jr.
Next up for Ryan Seacrest: a reality dating show.
The host of American Idol and NBC's upcoming Million Second Quiz is producing a new series called Dream Date for Fox, Deadline reports.
Harry Connick, Jr.
Harry Connick Jr. is returning to American Idol full-time. The former mentor is in the process joining Idol's upcoming 13th season as the third judge, according to the The Hollywood Reporter.
Dr. Luke was originally slated to help replace departing judges Mariah Carey, Randy Jackson and Nicki Minaj, but he dropped out of negotiations last week due to a conflict with his label at Sony Music. Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun was also rumored to be the next possible frontrunner, but he reportedly passed.
The friends that go through breakups together ... stay together?
After pictures surfaced in recent months of Nina Dobrev spending time with Julianne Hough, reports attributed it to the fact that both had recently broken up with their respective beaus, Ian Somerhalder and Ryan Seacrest.
"That's not what our friendship is about," she told the September issue of Cosmopolitan. "Unfortunately, that's...
It's official: Ryan Seacrest has landed another TV hosting gig. The American Idol host has signed on to emcee NBC's new game show Million Second Quiz, the network announced Monday. He'll also act as executive producer.
The star-studded lineup for this year's iHeart Radio music festival includes Justin Timberlake, Elton John, Katy Perry and others, ClearChannel announced Monday.
The two-day event, hosted by Ryan Seacrest, will take place Sept. 20 and 21 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.