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Aaron Paul Zings Toys 'R' Us Over 'Breaking Bad' Figures

Posted By Jenni Miller on Oct 24th 2014 4:06PM
But how do you really feel, Aaron Paul? The former "Breaking Bad" co-star has been tweeting up a storm about the decision by mega-retailer Toys 'R' Us to pull "Breaking Bad" figures from store shelves. And he's making some pretty salient points. The company's move was prompted by a petition started by a mother in Florida who wrote, "Their decision to sell a 'Breaking Bad' doll, complete with... read more

TLC Cancels 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo'

Posted By Jenni Miller on October 10, 2014
TLC has canceled its hugely popular reality show "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" after a rumor surfaced on TMZ that June Shannon is romantically involved with a registered sex offender. The details are fairly stomach-turning, but if you want to read more, here's the report at TMZ. Despite claims that the two haven't dated in a decade, execs at TLC were concerned enough to cancel the series. They...

Why Hasn't Anything Been Canceled Yet?

Posted By Gary Susman on October 10, 2014
Some five weeks in, the new TV season is more notable for what hasn't happened yet: no new show has been canceled. Usually, by now, some four or five fall shows have already bit the dust, even amid audience complaints that they hardly got to know these newbies after just two or three episodes. In the past, the sentence for low ratings has been to euthanize these series before they can bleed...

Taylor Swift Revealed a Bunch of Secrets About Her New Album Last Night

Posted By Mehera Bonner on October 10, 2014
If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night. Taylor Swift has a new album coming out, and the reviews are ahhhhhh-mazing. The songstress stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to talk about "1989," and even...

Courtney Love Books Another TV Gig

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
Fresh off signing on for a part in FX biker drama "Sons of Anarchy," Courtney Love will once again grace the small screen with a recurring guest star gig on new Fox series "Empire." "Empire" focuses on a record label headed by Terrence Howard. Love is set to play Elle Dallas, "a hard rock powerhouse, who is part of Empire Entertainment's stable of artists." The singer-actress is just the...

CBS Cuts 'CSI' Episode Order to 18; Is the Show in Trouble?

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
For only the second time ever, "CSI" will air less than 22 episodes this season, as CBS has cut the crime drama's episode order. TVLine reports that the 15th season of the venerable drama will now have only 18 episodes, the fewest since the 17 that aired during the 2007-2008 writers' strike season. But the site says that the decision "was more about inventory than ratings." CBS already has...

What to Watch This Weekend

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
This weekend, Keanu Reeves plays a retired legendary assassin out for revenge in the bloody action movie "John Wick," "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" is now streaming on Netflix, while Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" will be available on October 25, and the new CW dramedy "Jane the Virgin" airs its third episode Monday night at 9 p.m. with its first two episodes available now on Hulu. ...

Brad Pitt's 'Between to Ferns' With Zack Galifianakis Is Hilariously Perfect

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
"How old were you when you lost your virginity? Zero?" Zack Galifianakis asks Brad Pitt the tough questions in the latest segment of "Between Two Ferns." Pitt went on the Funny or Die mock interview series to promote World War II drama "Fury" and Galifianakis didn't hold back. After calling the actor "Hitler's dream" and bringing up Pitt's old Playgirl spread, the comedic actor dared to...

'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Recap, Episode 3: 'Edward Mordrake, Pt. 1'

Posted By Jenni Miller on October 10, 2014
It's entirely appropriate that "American Horror Story: Freak Show" would have two episodes devoted to Halloween, that time of year when everyone gets to play pretend that they're whomever they dream of (or fear) being. As Jimmy says over Meep's grave, the dude loved Halloween. "It was the one day he felt like he would have been one of them... But he wasn't one of them. He was better," Jimmy said,...

Bitsie Tulloch Says 'Grimm' Fans 'Will Lose Their Minds Over' What Juliette Goes Through In Season 4

Posted By Alana Altmann on October 10, 2014
"Grimm" is about to return for its 4th Season, and if you watch the beloved fantasy series you're probably chomping at the bit to find out what's gonna go down after a very intense, drama-filled Season 3 finale. Moviefone had the chance to chat with one of the show's stars, Bitsie Tulloch, who plays veterinarian Juliette Silverton, girlfriend to detective and "Grimm" Nick Burkhardt. Bitsie...

Sarah Jessica Parker Angers West Villagers With Unauthorized 'SATC'-Themed Shoe Photo Shoot

Posted By Jenni Miller on October 10, 2014
Cupcakes are so passé, the Meatpacking District is stale, and no sane writer can sustain him or herself on one column every few months for a glossy mag. That doesn't mean the "Sex and the City" dream doesn't live on! Or, in the case of some West Village residents, the "Sex and the City" nightmare. Carrie Bradshaw's building is apparently off limits to tourists, with a sign and chain and...

Paul Reubens Says a 'Pee-wee Herman' Movie Announcement Is 'Imminent'

Posted By Jenni Miller on October 10, 2014
As if we weren't already excited about the fancy new Blu-ray box set of "Pee-wee's Playhouse"! Paul Reubens was chatting with Rolling Stone about the remastered and spiffed-up release of his incredible TV show when he let slip a little bit of movie news. Reubens said, "There's going to be a big announcement any minute now... It's been months and months of being right on the verge of being...

Watch Bill Murray Prove He's the Real King of Late Night

Posted By Gina Carbone on October 10, 2014
If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night. Jimmy Fallon, David Letterman and Seth Meyers are still on vacation with repeats, but don't worry: Bill Murray and Tenacious D were around to save Tuesday night....

After 2 Seasons, FX Has Cancelled 'The Bridge'

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
"The Bridge" has been cancelled by FX, the network announced Tuesday. Despite a creative resurgence in its second season, "The Bridge," which starred Diane Kruger and Demian Bichir, didn't improve where it needed to the most: ratings. According to HitFix, showrunners were optimistic for a third season order from FX following the season two finale, but also had realistic expectations when it...

'The Flash' & 'Jane the Virgin' Get Full Season Orders at CW

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
Good news, fans of freshman CW shows "The Flash" and "Jane the Virgin": Both series have been picked up by the network for full seasons. CW president Mark Pedowitz made the announcement Tuesday, praising both programs for their high quality -- and popularity with audiences. "We have had a fantastic start to our season this year, with 'The Flash' launching as our most-watched series...

Babs Is Back! Barbara Walters Will Host 'Most Fascinating' Special Again

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
Despite retiring from broadcasting and claiming she was done with her annual "Most Fascinating People" special, Barbara Walters will once again return to our screens this year with her round-up of interesting celebs. ABC has revealed that Babs will be back to host "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014," set to air on the network on December 14. Despite retiring from "The View" in May,...

David Alan Basche Tells Us His 5 Favorite Movies Featuring Sitcom Stars

Posted By Moviefone Staff on October 10, 2014
Each year, the All American High School Film Festival selects the best short films from student filmmakers across the country and showcases them for attendees at its annual, New York City-based festival. Moviefone is proud to call itself a partner of the festival, and this year, "The Exes" star David Alan Basche will be a judge and a presenter. Basche has an extensive career in film, appearing...

'Saturday Night Live' Just Added a New Cast Member

Posted By Kelly Woo on October 10, 2014
Leslie Jones is moving on up! The staff writer for "Saturday Night Live" has been promoted to featured player this season, on the strength of several appearances, including one about relationships from the season premiere. Jones becomes the second black female cast member, after Sasheer Zamata. "SNL" faced a great deal of criticism last year over the lack of diversity among its comedy troupe -...

Best of Late Night TV: Ice Cube Talks N.W.A. Movie, Alan Cumming Recalls Shia's 'Cabaret' Arrest (VIDEO)

Posted By Gina Carbone on October 10, 2014
If you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night. Jimmy Fallon, David Letterman and Seth Meyers all had repeats on Monday, October 20, so the pickings were a bit slim. Ice Cube was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live,"...

What's Worth Watching This Week: 'Snowpiercer,' 'Life After Beth,' 'Pee-wee's Playhouse'

Posted By Jenni Miller on October 10, 2014
At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's streaming on Netflix, we've got you covered. New on DVD and Blu-ray "La dolce vita" Even if you snagged "La dolce vita" on Blu-ray when it was available via Kino Lorber, you'll still want to upgrade to this fancy Criterion edition. This new release received the 4K digital restoration treatment, and the extras...

Florida Mom Petitions Toys 'R' Us to Remove 'Breaking Bad' Figures From Stores

Posted By Katie Roberts on October 10, 2014
"Breaking Bad" doesn't exactly scream "kid-friendly," but does the AMC drug drama deserve its merch pulled from stores as a result? One Florida mother thinks so, and has started a Change.org petition to get Toys "R" Us to remove Walter White action figures from its shelves. In the petition, Susan Myers from Fort Myers, Florida writes that the toy store chain's "decision to sell a Breaking Bad...

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