‘The Amazing Race’ reveals its all-star cast, plus the big twist

01.27.14 4 years ago

“The Amazing Race” reveals its all-star cast, plus the big twist
Eleven teams are returning, including Brendon & Rachel, the Cowboys, the Globetrotters and Dave & Connor. And in a dramatic twist, one team won’t make it to the starting line.

Nearly 4-hour Grammy Awards had about the same viewership as last year
This year’s Grammys ran 3 hours, 45 minutes, the longest length in 22 years. Meanwhile, “The Bachelor” wedding between Sean & Catherine topped “The Bachelorette” wedding between Ashley and JP.

Jay Leno responds to Jimmy Kimmel’s “f*ck him” comment

“He comes from radio where you pick a fight with the other guy,” says Leno, responding to Kimmel’s 2012 comment “f*ck him.” “I don’t do that. It’s fine. There’s plenty of room for everybody.” He adds: “Is it a joke? Is it funny? You know, Letterman and I have had a fun relationship because when Letterman says something, it’s funny. ‘F— Jay?’ Is there anyone that reads that and says, ‘Ah! Clever! He said ‘F— Jay.'”

Report: NBC has the best chance of landing NFL’s “Thursday Night Football” package
Could NBC upend its Thursday lineup by showing six to eight NFL games in the fall?

“SNL’s” Cecily Strong: “I’m not pregnant”
The Weekend Update co-anchor addressed critics of her appearance, saying on Twitter Sunday: “Thanks for inquiring you cruel bully dickheads/the dumbest idiots ever who don’t understand how life works.” She added: “Not fishing, just think it’s barfy how cruel peeps can be about people’s looks” and “I truly don’t need the compliments, I just thought I should finally say something. Because it’s obnoxious to have to keep blocking.”

“SNL” oral history book “Live from New York” is coming out with a new edition
Tom Shales and James Andrew Miller’s oral history book ended in 2003, so a new updated version will tell about the past decade of “Saturday Night Live” history, including all those digital shorts and the ascendance of Seth Meyers.

Travel Channel orders 3 new reality shows

The casino-themed “Ace The Game” joins “Spy World” and “Hotel Amazon” on the Travel Channel lineup.

Queen Latifah will sing “America, the Beautiful” at Super Bowl

The New Jersey native will be part of the pregame festivities.

Oxygen renews “Preachers Of L.A.,” planning spinoffs for 4 more cities

Atlanta, Dallas, Detroit and New York will each get their own “Preachers” series.

Mary Lynn Rajskub: “24’s” Chloe O’Brian will be “damaged, messed-up and heartbroken”

Expect a much different Chloe on “24: Live Another Day.”

Carey Lowell is headed to “Blue Bloods”

The former “Law & Order” star will guest as a “Tiger Mom.”

Jonah Hill proves to be a better “SNL” host than movie star
What if Lorne Michaels discovered Jonah instead of Judd Apatow? PLUS: “SNL’s” ratings were on par with Drake.

See Dannon’s completed “Full House” Super Bowl commercial

It’s basically a re-creation of John Stamos’ 2012 ad.

“The Flash” adds 2 “Vampire Diaries” vets
Rick Cosnett and Danielle Panabaker are set to co-star on the CW pilot.

Watch Johnny Galecki’s Super Bowl ad debut

“The Big Bang Theory” star is promoting the 2014 Hyundai Elantra.

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