‘South Park’ will take on the George Zimmerman case this week

10.07.13 4 years ago

“South Park” will take on the George Zimmerman case this week
“World War Zimmerman” is the name of this week’s episode.

“Dexter” producer: Showtime wouldn’t allow us to kill off Dexter Morgan

Producer John Goldwyn says: “Showtime was very clear about that. When we told them the arc for the last season, they just said, ‘Just to be clear, he’s going to live.'”

“SNL” criticized for using brownface to portray Aziz Ansari

It sure looked like Nasim Pedrad wore brownface to portray the Indian-American “Parks and Rec” star.

Claim: Johnny Carson’s 2nd wife cheated on him with Frank Gifford
That’s according to a new book by Carson’s former lawyer, Henry Bushkin, who recounts “The Tonight Show” host weeping on learning of his wife’s infidelity.

Elmo and Cookie Monster are joining a UK children’s show
The “Sesame Street” stars will be featured on “The Furchester,” a puppet show about a family of monsters that is being co-produced by Sesame Workshop.

Howard Stern baffled by Jerry Seinfeld giving him an envelope full of cash

The shock jock recounted his taping of “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” including receiving an “honorarium” for appearing on Seinfeld’s show.

It’s official: Jennie Garth reuniting with Tori Spelling

The former “Beverly Hills 90210” co-stars will appear together on ABC Family’s “Mystery Girls.” PLUS: “Revenge’s” Ashley Madekwe joins WGN’s “Salem.”

“Raising Hope” nabs Jeffrey Tambor
He’ll play the estranged father of Martha Plimpton’s character.

Joan Rivers comes to a “Fashion Police” settlement
She’ll avoid a disciplinary hearing with the Writers Guild of America East that she violated union rules by performing writing duties during the strike by her writers.

Read Amy Poehler’s piece for the New Yorker

The “Parks and Rec” star recalls the summer of 1989. PLUS: Poehler tears up at Power of Women luncheon.

HBO shows are now on Google Play

Everything from “The Newsroom” to “Game of Thrones” is now available.

“Parks and Rec’s” Jerry stars in a “Hard Knocks” parody of pee wee football

Check out Jim O’Heir in Funny or Die’s “Little Knockers.”

Jaime King gives birth to a daughter
The “Hart of Dixie” star welcomed James Knight Newman on Sunday.

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