Oprah Winfrey will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, while James Earl Jones and makeup artist Dick Smith will receive Honorary Oscars at this year's Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Wednesday.
All three will receive their statuettes Nov. 12 at the third annual Governors Awards.
2012 Oscars date announced
Winfrey, a supporting actress nominee for 1985's The Color Purple, will be recognized for her extensive philanthropic efforts. She is the 34th Jean Hersholt recipient and the first since ...
Sara Ramirez, Shay Mitchell, Darren Criss
To see diverse representations of lesbian, gay or bisexual people on TV, tune into ABC Family.
The cable network received an "Excellent" rating from the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) for its fifth annual Network Responsibility Index that was released Wednesday. The report tracks the quantity, quality and diversity of LGBT people on prime-time programming on the five broadcast networks and on 10 major cable networks.
Grant Show and Pollyanna McIntosh
Grant Show will soon follow in his Melrose Place character's footsteps and become a divorcee.
The actor's wife, actress Pollyanna McIntosh, filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences, People reports.
Jenna Fischer, Adam Rodriguez, Sara Ramirez
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How will Jim and Pam handle the new baby on The Office? — Marisa
NATALIE: With Pam's hormones in overdrive, she won't know who to trust, causing her to seek out an unlikely ally. "She's clearly in a position where everyone is lying to her to make her feel better, except for Dwight, and she starts to think he's the only person she can trust," executive producer Paul Lieberstein says. After she gives birth, though, it'll be Jim who has problems. "Usually, he wants to get out of work, but it might be a little easier for him at work than at home."
Any news on Calleigh and Eric getting back together on CSI: Miami? — Lizzie, via Twitter
ADAM: There will be definite movement on that front in the Season 10 premiere. "Right away in the first episode, we...
Ashley Hebert and J.P.
It may have looked like a perfect proposal on the finale of The Bachelorette, but the newly engaged couple admits that there's a moment viewers didn't see.
"I went through this whole long speech and I thought it went really well and when it was her turn to speak ... I don't know what came out [of her mouth]. It made no sense," J.P. tells TVGuide.com. "It was really adorable." Ashley adds, "I'll be sure nobody ever sees that!"
Slamming the door on any possible return from Charlie Sheen, the ninth season premiere of Two and a Half Men will feature the funeral of Sheen's on-screen persona, Charlie Harper, Deadline reports.
The episode, which will tape in front of a live studio audience on Friday, will show...
The Good Wife
If you think you've seen The Good Wife, think again. When the critically acclaimed show returns this fall, Alicia (Julianna Margulies) may not be quite that "good" any more.
The promo declares...
Cameron, Ryan Murphy
A renewal is not yet official, but The Glee Project executive producer Michael Davies says he's already gearing up.
"Talks have begun. A lot of the planning is starting to happen," Davies said Tuesday during Oxygen's fall TV preview. "No, it's not official, but given the ratings growth" and success on multiple platforms — Oxygen, Hulu, VOD, etc. -- "I feel incredibly confident that we're coming back," he said.
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Davies said budget talks are already underway and producers are considering possible tweaks to...
Looks like Sarah Braverman is going to be in quite the love triangle on Parenthood.
John Corbett will return to the NBC drama as Seth, the recovering alcoholic ex-husband of Sarah (Lauren Graham), a show rep confirms.
His return will overlap with that of Mark (Jason Ritter), Sarah's former beau (and Amber's old English teacher). Like Ritter, Corbett is coming back for multiple ...