Influential ‘Scandal’ blogger exposed as an ABC employee

10.24.13 4 years ago

Influential “Scandal” blogger exposed as an ABC employee
Courtney Pajor, a director of special sales for ABC, is being accused of starting the @scandal411 Twitter account, where she’s amassed 26,000 followers with her opinions. ABC says it is investigating the matter.

“Suits” renewed
The USA series will return for a 4th season.

“Homeland’s” Morena Baccerin welcomes a son

Baccerin was pregnant while filming this season of “Homeland.”

Johnny Weir won’t speak out against Russia’s anti-gay laws when he joins NBC’s Olympics coverage
“I risk jail time just going there, but the Olympics are not the place to make a political statement,” says the former Olympic figure skater, who will be part of NBC’s Winter Olympics coverage in Sochi.

“CSI’s” 300th episode attracts 10.4M, “Super Fun Night” sees its first rise in ratings
Fox’s Game 1 of the World Series failed to make a dent on CBS crime dramas.

“SNL” alum Jerry Minor has an explanation for the show’s diversity problem
“You have a white dude from Canada pushing 70, how much is he going to be in tune with what a person like me or yourself wants to do?” says Minor, a black comedian who was part of the cast in 2000 and 2001.

Sean Hayes blames NBC’s lack of viewers for his sitcom struggles, but he’s wrong
Hayes says in an interview with The TV Page, “NBC programs great shows, it just doesn’t have the eyeballs CBS does.” But NBC is No. 1 this fall in the key 18-49 demo and No. 2 in total viewers, a few million behind CBS.

Why “Trophy Wife” is the season’s best new sitcom
The ABC sitcom has proven to be much smarter than its dumb title. PLUS: “Trophy Wife” is aided by a strong cast of child actors.

ABC Family has its best Tuesday ever
“Pretty Little Liars” and “Ravenswood” combined for big ratings.

Matt Smith & David Tennant hatched a plan to do more “Doctor Who” together
It’s not going to happen, though, but Steven Moffat says, “They got on like a couple of old women. They just say in the corner and gossiped the entire time.”

Here’s your 1st look at “Big Bang’s” Bill Nye vs. Bob Newhart episode
The scientist and the comedian faceoff in the Nov. 7 episode.

Report: Mary McCormack kicked out her hubby for kissing Katharine McPhee
The photo that surfaced this week is the latest in a string of bad news for McCormack, whose NBC sitcom “Welcome to the Family” was canceled last week.

Naya Rivera pitching herself for a “Glee” spinoff
Santana, she says, “can do anything.”

Anna Faris made out with her TV mom

Faris talked to Conan about kissing “Mom” co-star Allison Janney.

“Oz” alum Kirk Acevedo joins “Blue Bloods”

He’ll play Marisa Ramirez’s criminal brother.

Britney Spears’ “Baby One More Time” music video turns 15
Britney was just 16 when she shot that controversial music video.

“It’s Always Sunny” meets “Game of Thrones” episode had an uncharacteristically highbrow vibe
Last night’s episode was written by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, creators of the HBO drama.

Nick Offerman promotes Movember by celebrating mustache history
Watch the Greatest Moments in Mustache History.

“TMZ Live” renewed through 2017

The “TMZ” spinoff airs through most of the country.

“Bachelorette” stars are coming out with a book of poetry
Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried are releasing, “Diamonds and Hearts: A Poetic Memoir.”

“Duck Dynasty” releases a “Battle of the Beards” video game
The new game is out today on iOS. PLUS: Teen arrested in Uncle Si replica scarecrow theft.

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