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Anna Kendrick (Twilight) stars in one of the funniest pre-released Super Bowl commercials yet.

This is an ad that Ellen has done for Beats Music that will air during the Superbowl (in the USA) when the Seattle Seahawks will go up against the Denver Broncos on Monday, 3 February, 12:00 pm on ESPN

seinfeldsDays after word spread that Jerry Seinfeld, former costar Jason Alexander and Seinfeld cocreator Larry David had met up to film something at Tom’s Restaurant in New York City (aka the defunct sitcom’s fictional “Monk’s”), Jerry Seinfeld himself has given few but little clues.

Appearing on a US morning show on Thursday morning, Seinfeld shot down the suggestion that the reunion was on behalf of a commercial (for the Super Bowl or otherwise) as well as denying that it was for his “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” web series. “[It’s] not not those things, either. It’s a secret project.” Continue reading »

sharknado-2Sharknado stars Ian Ziering and Tara Reid are headed back into the eye of the storm.

The pair have signed on to reprise their respective roles as Fin and April in the impending sequel, Sharknado 2: The Second One.

The follow-up, which will be set in New York City and starts shooting 0n February 13. The original gained cult like status, after it caused a social media sensation after it aired last year. Continue reading »

hoodBanshee will be back for a third season, it has just been announced.

The show stars our own Antony Starr (Outrageous Fortune) and Ivana Milicevic as former lovers and partners in crime Lucas Hood and Carrie Hopewell. Lucas assumes the identity of the sheriff of Banshee, Pennsylvania. and reunites with Carrie, who’s married to the town prosecutor. Continue reading »

tvHere are the new US pilots for 2014/15.

A to Z (Comedy)

A whimsical romantic comedy set in the world of an online dating company that details the “A to Z’s” of a relationship, from meeting to breakup. The ensemble navigates the complicated world of modern dating and poses the
question: Is there such a thing as destiny? (NBC) Continue reading »

wwFoxtel today announced a third season of the internationally acclaimed drama Wentworth from FremantleMedia Australia.

Shooting is underway for season two of Wentworth until mid-February and then production will resume for season three in March, keeping cast and crew in the cell blocks at the Melbourne, Australia, location until mid-year.

Wentworth draws on characters and elements of the iconic Prisoner series as it builds its own brave and bold, contemporary story. Continue reading »

survivor 28Season 28 of Survivor is officially “Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty”

Filmed in Cagayan, a province in the Philippines, the contestants age from 21 to 48 and include among them a couple of police, a cheerleader and a nuclear engineer and a pro poker player.

” The groupings of these tribes, each comprised of six castaways, “reflect the distinguishing qualities that people bring to the game and test whether there is any truth to the pre-conceived notion that particular characteristics impact certain areas of the game,” said it’s US broadcaster, CBS.

Th contestants are – Continue reading »

doolWOW – more Ellen news. After 21 years, Alison Sweeney, 37, will be leaving soap opera Days of Our Lives in 2014, she announced on the Tuesday, Jan. 21 Ellen DeGeneres Show. Sweeney joined the daytime series in January 1993 – at age 16 – to originate the role of Samantha “Sami” Brady.

Now a married mother of two, the Daytime Emmy Award winner has impressively been holding down two TV jobs for the past seven years — serving as the host of America’s version of The Biggest Loser since 2007. “I have never had more than a two-week vacation [since I began Days] in that whole time and yeah,” Sweeney explained to Ellen DeGeneres. “It’s [been] awesome. I love Sami, I love Salem, I love my job, I love daytime, I love the fans, I love everything about it.” Continue reading »