Does Simon Cowell think his lineup of X Factor judges are deliberately mean to contestants? Well, not deliberately.
During Fox's fall TV preview Friday, American Idol's former acerbic kingpin was asked if the harsh judgments seen in commercials for The X Factor were an intentional contrast with the "cuddly with contestants" vibe of last season's Idol.
"We didn't make an intentional effort to be mean," Cowell told reporters via satellite...
Rizzoli and Isles
TNT has renewed Rizzoli & Isles for a 15-episode third season, the network announced Friday.
The second season of the ratings smash — which premiered last month to 8.6 million viewers — will continue through Sept. 12, take a fall break and come back for its final Season 2 episodes in November and December. Season 3 is expected to bow...
Those who are wishing that Jersey Shore would go away are going to have to wish harder: A total of 8.8 million viewers watched the reality show's Season 4 premiere, making it the biggest season premiere in MTV history...
Could AMC lose Breaking Bad?
Sony Pictures Television, which produces the show, is shopping the critically acclaimed drama to other networks following "tense" talks with AMC over the fate of the fifth (and likely final) season, TheWrap reports.
AMC President Charlie Collier, however, told the site...
Know what can really kill the mood? Dancing eyebrows.
Nervous about filming the music video for "The Only Exception" on Sunday's Glee Project (9/8c, Oxygen), Damian lets his relentlessly twitchy eyebrows go into overdrive — much to the judges' dismay... and entertainment.
Army Wives' Catherine Bell will star in the TNT movie Good Morning, Killer that could potentially turn into a series, according to Deadline Hollywood.
Bell will play Ana Gray, an FBI agent on the hunt for a kidnapper. Killer, adaptation of April Smith's novel, will be one of six features in the new TNT Tuesday Night Mystery franchise that's set to start airing in November...