Longtime sportscaster Marv Albert — best known as the lead announcer on NBC's coverage of the NBA and for his signature calls "Yes!" and "RE-jected!" — is joining CBS Sports to broadcast NFL games, the network announced Monday.
"Marv Albert is recognized throughout sports broadcasting as one of its true legends. Very few in the broadcasting industry can claim his combined accomplishments and remarkable longevity," CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus said.
Katie Couric has signed a multiyear deal with Disney/ABC to host and produce her own syndicated talk show, the network announced Monday.
Couric will reunite with Jeff Zucker, who served as executive producer on Today when she co-anchored the show. Zucker, who rose through NBC's ranks while the network fell to fourth in prime time, will executive-produce her series. It's scheduled to start in September 2012. Under the new pact, she will also join the ABC News team and will anchor specials.
Joe Bastianach knows the culinary world. Not only is he a judge on Fox's MasterChef — which returns for a second season on Monday at 8/7c — he operates three wineries in Italy and 18 restaurants across the country with business partner-celebrity chef Mario Batali. But Bastianich isn't only about food. If necessary, he claims he could make a living by singing for his supper.
The restauranteur can carry a tune and is drawn to shows that feature singing like Glee. "Those kids are fantastic," he tells TVGuide.com. "I love it because I sing, so I sing along with them." As for fellow Fox reality show American Idol, he boasts, "I'd go on there and win if I wasn't so damn old."
Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson
On a night that became the Twilight show, the first trailer of Breaking Dawn - Part 1 was revealed at MTV's Movie Awards.
"On Nov. 18, you are very cordially invited to the event that will change everything," the teaser states, showing several of the film's characters receiving the invitation to Bella and Edward's wedding. One person, Jacob, isn't too thrilled about the impending nuptials.
Twilight dominates again at MTV Movie Awards
As Bella (Kristen Stewart) holds her belly in the trailer it appears that the vampire-human marriage is just the beginning of the two species coming together.
She's out. She in. She's out again. A day after reporting that Cheryl Cole was being offered the possibility of again being a judge for the U.S. version of The X Factor, Fox and FremantleMedia released a statement Monday saying Nicole Scherzinger will replace Cole at the judges table.
"Nicole will join...
Game of Thrones, Maisie Williams
The child characters on Game of Thrones have had their share of troubles and heartache, but on Sunday's episode, titled "The Pointy End," Arya is the first of Ned Stark's children to show how to survive the deadly game the adults are playing.
Spoilers! If you haven't watched Episode 8, "The Pointy End," yet, it's best not to read further.
At only 11 years old, Arya (Maisie Williams) is forced to kill a stable boy when she discovers that the Red Keep is now swarming with enemies following her father's capture. "It was really stressful," Williams tells TVGuide.com. "But it was a big scene to shoot because it was Arya's first kill, the first of many [to come]."
It wasn't that long ago that Craig Bierko "felt like a dinosaur" creaking along in the fast-moving tech world. But a Twitter account, a Facebook account and a new Hulu web series, Leap Year, later, the actor is now ready to "punch my way into this online stratosphere." "I think web series are the new wave ...