‘Trophy Wife’ will spoof ‘Scandal’

02.10.14 4 years ago

“Trophy Wife” will spoof “Scandal”
In an April episode, Marcia Gay Harden’s character will channel her inner Olivia Pope after binge-watching too many “Scandal” episodes.

“The Flash” adds “Ed’s” Tom Cavanagh

He’ll play the man who helped create The Flash.

Now both of Bob Costas’ eyes are red

It appears Costas’ eye infection has spread to his right eye.

“Bones” mulls bringing back dead characters for a final season retrospective episode

“It would take place in a spooky world where all the victims they got justice for show up, perhaps as ghosts,” says creator Hart Hanson. “And a few bad (guys), too.”

TNT has canceled “Mob City”

The L.A. noir miniseries from Frank Darabont won’t get a 2nd season after disappointing ratings late last year.

Ken Jennings applauds “Jeopardy!” game-theory champ Arthur Chu

“In sports,” says Jennings, “players and fans love it when teams shake up the game with new techniques: the basketball jump shot in the 1950s, the split-finger fastball in the 1980s, four-down football today. Why should Jeopardy! be any different? Strategic play makes for a more complex, exciting show. Don”t listen to the Internet kibitzers. Arthur Chu is playing the game right.”

Chinese-born New Jersey man sues over Jimmy Kimmel’s China comedy bit gone awry
Cao Guoliang claims he “was deeply shocked, offended, and outraged at the comment to kill all everyone in China since that is his home country and Jimmy Kimmel failed to suppress such a hateful and offensive remark.”

Courtney B. Vance joins ABC’s military-themed medical drama
He’ll play an orthopedic surgeon who’s a genius at designing prosthetic limbs.

Why doesn’t TV have more interracial families?

Mixed-race people are one of the fastest-growing demographic groups, yet their are few fictional examples of interracial families on television.

How “True Detective” accomplished that astonishing 6-minute scene

That scene was shot seven different times. PLUS: That scene was more than just awesome, and behind the scenes of Episode 4.

“Masters of Sex” had way too many verbal anachronisms
Nobody talked like Valley Girls in the early ’50s, nor was the phrase “Breaking News” every used.

Jessica Williams talks about her journey: From “The Daily Show” to “Girls”

On “The Daily Show’s” diversity, she says, “I’m not walking around feeling black all the time. That would stress me out. It would make me crack. Some days I do feel that pressure of, ‘What do I mean as a black woman? What am I representing?’ It honestly just gives me anxiety.”

A crowdfunding campaign aims to give “Orphan Black” star Tatiana Maslany an award

Can $2,000 be raised through Indiegogo for a statue?

Jimmy Fallon once modeled fashion for Calvin Klein

Check out Fallon’s modeling pics from the early 2000s.

“The Walking Dead” is violating every rule we know about TV hits
For some reason, viewers can’t get enough of a depressing, disgusting show with no breakout stars and no chance for any major awards. PLUS: Robert Kirkman and Andrew Lincoln and Danai Gurira on the midseason premiere.

HBO developing “A Teacher” drama about a young high school teacher who sleeps with a student

The potential series is based on the independent movie of the same name.

Why “The O.C.” proves Ben McKenzie is perfect for Batman’s Commissioner Gordon

The role of Ryan Atwood really showed that McKenzie was good at subtle acting.

Did “Downton Abbey” go too far?
Why Sunday’s episode was insulting.

Lena Dunham is trying to shock too much this “Girls” season

Every character and storyline has to be turned up a notch. PLUS: Jenna Lyons on her “Girls” role.

Conan gets “Serious” with Ken Burns

Watch a preview of Conan O’Brien’s “Serious Jibber-Jabber” interview with the famed documentarian.

Here’s a look at “Grey’s Anatomy’s” return

“Take It Back” kicks off 10 minutes after Jackson’s fall finale outburst. PLUS: Check out Patrick Dempsey’s beautiful home.

“Survivor: One World” champ Kim Spradlin gives birth to her first child

Michael Thomas Wolfe was born on Saturday.

Watch the trailer for VH1’s “The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop”
The four-part documentary premieres Feb. 24.

Behind the scenes of “Orange is the New Black”

Elle has released a new video to go with its recent photoshoot.

Here is every Apple reference on “The Simpsons” and “Futurama”

In Season 3, Homer held a Mac SE.

Melissa George welcomes a son

It’s the first child for the Aussie vet of “The Good Wife” and “Alias.”

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