Lost's highly divisive series finale lifted ABC to an easy ratings win Sunday night, but the show's numbers no doubt fell short of expectations.
The 150-minute finale averaged 13.5 million viewers and was the show's highest-rated episode in two years. However, the hype surrounding the finale didn't translate to record-setting numbers. (ABC suggests that 20.5 million unique viewers tuned in for at least six minutes throughout the episode.)
Still, Lost fever carried the network. A two-hour clip show that preceded the finale drew ...
Shrek Forever After
Shrek was a little less green at the box office this weekend: Although Shrek Forever After took the top spot, its opening weekend numbers were well below previous installments.
VIDEO: Shrek Says Goodbye
The DreamWorks animated sequel, which was released in 3D at more than half of its 4,359 locations, earned ...
Jesse James says he knew he probably would get caught cheating on Sandra Bullock and that, despite everything that's happened, he still loves her.
"I knew I would get caught eventually, and I think I wanted to get caught. ... It was me trying to self-sabotage my life," James says during his Nightline interview, which airs Tuesday, May 25 at 11:35/10:35c. on ABC. "It's hard for me to talk about it a little bit because I still really love her and care for her."
James, 41, also said he's aware just how much damage his actions have caused his Oscar-winning wife.
"I've spent my whole life with the kids and with her trying to protect her from everything, but the most hurt she's ever been caused is by the person that wanted to protect her," he says. "It's terrible, and she's going to be hurt for a long time."
Jesse James: I threw away a "pretty amazing life and marriage"
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Erin Andrews, Evan Lysacek, Nicole Scherzinger
Is the Dancing with the Stars title Nicole Scherzinger's for the taking? The Pussycat Doll has been the odds-on favorite since the beginning of the season, and the odds continue to be on her side as 54 percent of TVGuide.com users tip her to win the Season 10 crown. But a front-runner status doesn't always result in a win (see: Mya, Mel. B), and you can't count out her rivals: Evan Lysacek, who's hot on her heels, and dark horse Erin Andrews.
The final three will face off Monday (8/7c on ABC) with two dances: the freestyle and a ...