The third time was not the charm for Survivor legend Russell Hantz. After making it to the final Tribal Council back-to-back in Samoa and Heroes vs. Villains, the 38-year-old oil tycoon failed to last until the merge, let alone the jury vote, and was voted out by his all-too-suspicious Zapatera tribemates in just the third episode of Redemption Island. Die-hard series fans thought Russell would have the perseverance to beat Matt Elrod in the final duel, but his dominos fell short and one of the game's most notorious players left on a surprisingly emotional note.
Russell talked with TVGuide.com about his teary send-off, why he's still no fan "Boston Rob" Mariano and why he felt like John Gotti on the island. Plus: He discusses those "completely false" reports that he leaked show spoilers...
Charlie Sheen's media blitz continues with the obligatory Funny or Die video, a cooking show appropriately titled "Winning Recipes."
Since he's a "rock-star Vatican assassin," his hands — which are never not holding a cigarette — "radiate sunshine" and mix up ingredients in a "cauldron of awesomeness."
Catch up on Charlie Sheen news
Southland's powerful Season 3 finale ended with a moment two years in the making: Officer John Cooper (Michael Cudlitz) checked into the hospital to undergo back surgery, admitting his painkiller addiction and submitting himself to a medical detox.
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Of course, Cooper only did so after his trainee, Ben Sherman (Benjamin McKenzie) — who was involved in a rooftop foot chase and wrestling match without backup because of Cooper's poor physical health — threatened to rat him out to police brass. It was an intense showdown —one that fans have waited a long time to see. "I would have preferred that this would have happened four episodes ago," Cudlitz tells TVGuide.com.
Steve Carell, The Office
NBC's Steve Carell exit from The Office promises to be a big one — that's what she said — and it now has an airdate.
The episode, which wrapped production last week, is expected to air on Thursday, April 28. That's the first night of May sweeps, when the networks load up on events and special episodes. And the departure of Carell certainly qualifies.
Why has Rascal Flatts band member Gary LeVox received death threats? During a video shoot for the country band and Justin Bieber's collaboration, photos were released of LeVox chopping Bieber's precious locks. Outrage ensued.
"There was a 6-year-old that hit me with a Hannah Montana doll yelling at me for cutting Justin Bieber's hair!" LeVox tells TVGuide.com.
Does a Michael Chiklis pilot mean the end of ABC's No Ordinary Family?
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chiklis will star in Conan O'Brien's project for CBS called Vince Uncensored, which focuses on a man (Chiklis) who decides to take a more honest approach to his life, work and family after a life-changing experience.
Survivor: Redemption Island
Spoiler Alert: The following reveals the outcome of Wednesday's episode of Survivor.
Hours after being renewed for two more seasons, Survivor proved why it's TV's longest-running reality competition series.
After being booted out by his wary Zapatera tribemates last week, returning veteran Russell Hantz had just one more chance to bounce back and fight his way to his third final Tribal Council. But the Survivor player fans love to love to hate fell short in the domino duel against Matt Elrod.