‘The Big Bang Theory’ has its best-ever season finale, Cristina’s goodbye doesn’t boost ‘Grey’s” Anatomy’

05.16.14 4 years ago

“The Big Bang Theory” has its best-ever season finale, Cristina”s goodbye doesn”t boost “Grey”s” Anatomy”
About 16.3 million tuned in for last night”s “Big Bang,” while Sandra Oh”s final “Grey”s Anatomy” was barely up from last week.

ABC”s “Rising Star” taps Josh Groban as host and Kesha, Ludacris and Brad Paisley as judges
With “American Idol” fading, can ABC”s music competition succeed?

Spike TV”s Guy”s Choice Awards names Matthew McConaughey “Guy of the Year”
Other honorees include Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who will be given the Hot and Funny award.

Sandra Oh on her “Grey”s Anatomy” exit: “I was completely in tears – but not broken”
“It was not a place of being sad,” she says. “It was a place of being tremendously moved. It's not like I broke down and I was crying. I felt so filled with the meaning of this moment that it was very emotional. I do want to try to be specific about the quality of the emotions because many people can be sad – and it is sad – but I was extremely moved.” PLUS: Cristina Yang was at the heart of “Grey”s,” and she actually got a dignified exit.

Former “Idol” champ Scotty McCreery recounts his home invasion robbery with Ryan Seacrest
“I was on the ground,” he said of the May 5 robbery, “and he was holding the gun to our heads. I was staring down the barrel of a pistol.”

Michael Sam”s reality show gets the Taiwanese animation treatment
Is Oprah exploiting the NFL's first openly gay player?

Michael C. Hall: “I feel good about” the “Dexter” finale
Andy Cohen asked Hall last night on “Watch What Happens Live” about fans being “pissed” at the finale. PLUS: Would Hall do a “Dexter” spinoff?

Maya Rudolph talks to Seth Meyers about her rejected “SNL” sketches
Watch her sing the lyrics to the “Taxi” theme song, which of course has no lyrics. PLUS: Meyers recalls his wedding to Stefon on their 1-year anniversary.

Does dying on “The Vampire Diaries” matter?
The final two episodes of the season delved a lot into death.

New book will tackle the most important TV shows in American history
Hitfix”s Alan Sepinwall and his former TV critic college from New Jersey”s Star-Ledger, New York magazine TV critic Matt Zoller Seitz, are teaming up for the expansive book.

“iZombie” statue for sale
A statue of Rose McIver's Liv Moore standing on a brain will be for sale in November for $100.

Patton Oswalt on a horse interrupts “Jimmy Kimmel Live”
Watch him present Kimmel with a Webby Award for his twerking viral video.

Arsenio Hall asks Shannen Doherty if Jason Priestley”s memoir detailing her diva behavior was true
“It was so long ago, honestly I would have to refer to the hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of journals I have of every single day, taking account of everything that happened,” Doherty responded. “But I don't know. I always say that everybody had their own version of the truths and memories are very funny things.”

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