Laura Ziskin has a tough job — and not just as one of Hollywood's most successful producers.
Ziskin, a breast cancer survivor who produced the Spider-Man trilogy, Pretty Woman and the Academy Awards — twice — also co-created Stand Up to Cancer, a special that has to engage audiences while dealing with one of the most sensitive subjects imaginable.
"I joke that I have to make cancer entertaining," Ziskin tells TVGuide.com. "It's a tough challenge, but I'm up for it. And I can promise you our show will be entertaining."
Stand Up To Cancer fundraiser returning in September
Friday's telethon will focus on survivors — including celebrities who haven't spoken out ...
America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent will be on the hunt for more talent as NBC has renewed the competition series for a sixth season, the network announced on Tuesday
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"AGT continues to be a ratings sensation and has hit it out of the ballpark creatively this season," said Paul Telegdy, executive vice president of NBC's alternative programming. "We're looking forward to...
America's Got Talent would like to introduce its latest discovery to the world: Prince Poppycock.
The outrageous performer sang Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" on Tuesday night's show in full Elizabethan wig, makeup and costume and received a standing ovation from the judges.
Cancer survivors Christina Applegate and Maura Tierney will be among the cavalcade of stars appearing on next month's Stand Up to Cancer TV special.
And among the musical performances on the one-hour fundraiser will be an all-star collaboration led by....
Sara Gilbert, Julie Chen
A new daytime talk show co-hosted by former Roseanne co-star Sara Gilbert will replace departing longtime soap opera As the World Turns later this year, CBS announced Wednesday.
The show, which aims to examine current issues through the eyes of mothers, also features America's Got Talent judge Sharon Osbourne, Big Brother host Julie Chen, actresses Holly Robinson Peete (runner-up on the most recent Celebrity Apprentice) and Leah Remini (of The King of Queens) and Broadway star Marissa Jaret Winokur as panelists.
Yet another CBS show for Julie Chen?
In announcing the move, Barbara Bloom, CBS' senior vice president of daytime, said daytime is "evolving" with...
America's Got Talent
p>Talent is in the eye of the beholder. And tonight, the eye belongs to Piers Morgan, who, with fellow judges Howie Mandel and Sharon Osbourne, helps select the Top 48 acts that will perform during the live competitions in Los Angeles. With so much chaff among the wheat, we asked Morgan for his suggestions...
Alice Tan Ridley
Gabourey Sidibe isn't the only star in her family.
The Precious star's mother, Alice Tan Ridley, left the America's Got Talent crowd and judges floored during her audition, which aired Tuesday night.
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Ridley, who prefaced the performance by telling the judges she has been singing in the subways for 20 years, belted out a soulful version of ...
America's Got Talent - Judges
As wannabe stars take the stage during Season 5 of the high-stakes talent show (9/8c, NBC), everybody's looking for the same thing: a Susan Boyle moment.
On this week's Celebrity Apprentice, the two teams compete to make the best ad commercial for Right Guard deodorant. First off, the ladies find out they're down not one, but two players for this challenge because Sharon is out sick and Cyndi has to travel to Washington D.C. for the day. This gives Holly the perfect opportunity to step up as project manager, and Curtis volunteers to be the project manager for the guys' team.
Bret Michaels has performed in front of thousands of screaming fans, night after night, for more than twenty years, and proudly put his crazy love life on national television. But the Poison lead singer says nothing has been more nerve-wracking than Donald Trump's boardroom.
"I never sweated as much as I do in that boardroom," Michaels said in a conference call with reporters about the new season of Celebrity Apprentice. Michaels is just one of...