Daily Archives : Jul 21, 2010

Bill Cosby Meets Herman Munster: ‘Growing Up Twisted’ to Feature Twisted Sister Frontman Dee Snider

Twister Sister frontman Dee Snider will be the focus of a new A&E reality series called "Growing Up Twisted," reports the New York Daily News. Snider says what attracted him to do the series was the chance to show that "living…

Not Your Grandparents’ Sandman: ‘Inception’ is the Talk of the Town. One Major Critic Confesses He Doesn’t Get the Film; and What That Says About Shows Such as ‘Lost,’ ’24′ and ‘Twin Peaks’

I’ve never met Entertainment Weekly’s Owen Gleiberman, but I’ve always considered him a smart and thoughtful movie critic. Gleiberman published an intriguing blog yesterday (Tuesday, July 20, 2010) entitled “ ‘Inception’: Am I the only one who didn’t get it?”…

Fox21, Unscripted Production Arm of 20th TV Gets New President

Fox21, the cable/unscripted production arm of 20th Century Fox TV, has gotten a new president, tapped , replacing Chris Carlisle, reports Deadline.com. Bert Salke will be the person filling Carlisle’s shoes. Carlisle is leaving after spending a year-and-a-half in the job…

D’oh!: ‘Mad Men’ Star to Be Guest Voice on Fox Hit Animated Show

One of the stars of "Mad Men" will do the guest-voicing chores in an upcoming episode of one of Fox’s hit animated series, reports EW.com’s PopWatch. Golden Globe winner Jon Hamm will voice a character in an episode of "The Simpsons" entitled "Donnie…

TNT’s Freshman Show ‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Pulls in More Viewers Than Lead-in ‘The Closer’

TNT’s new show "Rizzoli & Isles," which stars Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander, pulled in more viewers in its second episode than "The Closer," now in its sixth season and which provided a lead-in on Monday, reports Multichannel News. "Rizzoli…