‘Game of Thrones’ hits a series high for the 4th time this season

05.19.14 3 years ago

“Game of Thrones” hits a series high for the 4th time this season
Last night”s episode attracted 7.2 million viewers.

“Last Comic Standing” will feature a roast of Gilbert Gottfried, plus an “Ellen” challenge
Season 8 mentors include Cheryl Hines, Jeff Ross, Amy Schumer and Howie Mandel. Contestants this season will test their interview skills on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and test their roasting skills with Gilbert Gottfried.

Barbara Walters” sendoff was the 4th highest-rated episode in “The View's” history
About 5.23 million tuned in Friday, shy of the all-time high with President Obama in 2010, which drew 6.6 million.

“Key & Peele”s” Emmy campaign: “Vote for us or Donald Sterling wins”
Also, check out “Broad City”s” Emmy billboard: “Because two Jews haven”t won since last year.”

Louis CK talks to “Fresh Air” about bombing in front of rich people in real life — and ditching the black T-shirts
The episode two weeks ago was inspired by a recent real-life event in which Louis CK scolded a rich benefit audience for talking while Elton John was performing. Louis CK also tells Terri Gross he plans to wear more colorful shirts this season (he's tired of seeing himself in black).

“Duck Dynasty” sets the duck-calling Guinness world record
Listen to the sound of 3,028 duck calls all quacking at the same time. PLUS: Uncle Si releasing an EP.

AT&T”s $48.5B merger with DirecTV may hinge on the NFL
DirecTV may have to renew its NFL Sunday Ticket package, which expires this year, if it wants to be acquired by AT&T.

HBO”s “The Leftovers” unveils its poster
Also, watch the latest teaser trailer for the Damon Lindelof series.

Animal Planet renews “River Monsters”
The freshwater reality show will be back for a 7th season.

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