Friday OCTOBER 24, 2014
MAN STANDING (ABC) Chuck and Mike debate the merits of an inner city school
merging one in an upscale neighborhood.
(ABC) Felix helps calm tensions between Daniela and Cristela. Meanwhile, Alberto
tries to get closer to Cristela.
TANK (ABC) An olive oil bar where one can sample oils before purchasing; unique
wedding registry idea.
(ABC) Investigative reports.
AMAZING RACE (CBS) The racers face a double U-turn in Morocco. Meanwhile, two
teams accuse each other of playing dirty.
FIVE-0 (CBS) McGarrett meets a woman who helps him reopen his father's last cold
BLOODS (CBS) Jamie becomes a target after intervening in a thug's abusive
NBC (NBC) Investigative journalism
(NBC) Nick must face a new reality following the events at Rosalee and Monroe's
(NBC) John Constantine decides to walk away from fighting evil – until a
friend's daughter needs help.
WORLD SERIES (FOX) Royals at Giants in Game Three.
NEXT TOP MODEL (CW) An eliminated model returns; a fashion shoot with a focus on
HIV and AIDS awareness.
STORIES OF THE E.R. (DFH) back-to-back new episodes. A man with blue skin; un
diagnosable abdominal pains; a plane crash survivor. A
man thinks he's constipated; a doctor treats two patients in one.
YES TO THE DRESS (TLC) back-to-back new episodes. A former model flew from St.
Louis to find a dress; a picky fashion buyer is back a second
time. A bride wants to look sexy while her mother wants modest; a
second-time bride's opinionated mother.
BORROWED, SOMETHING NEW (TLC) back-to-back new episodes. Bride Karlee wants a
wedding that is a mix of "Great Gatsby,"
Marie Antoinette and Liberace. Bride Crystal is a tough soldier who isn't
used to wearing dresses; transforming Grandma's dress.
FIGHTERS: SONIC HIGHWAYS (HBO) Dave Grohl sits down with Trouble Funk's Big Tony
Fisher to discuss go-go.
KIMMEL (ABC) repeat. Shia LaBeouf, Michelle Monaghan, Music from T.I.
LETTERMAN (CBS) repeat. Jerry Seinfeld; a performance from the stage show,
"Michael Jackson ONE."
FERGUSON (CBS) Scheduled: Tenacious D performs.
SHOW/JIMMY FALLON (NBC) repeat. Claire Danes; Little League Baseball pitcher
Mo'ne Davis; Fences and Macklemore perform.
NIGHT/SETH MEYERS (NBC) repeat. Sarah Silverman; John Mulaney.
CALL WITH CARSON DALY (NBC) repeat. Melissa Fumero; The Front Bottoms perform;
FOOTBALL (ABC) Ohio State at Penn State
NIGHT LIVE (NBC) Jim Carrey hosts, and Iggy Azalea performs.
WHO (BBCA) The human race wakes up one morning to discover a surprising
invasion: a forest has grown.
GRAHAM NORTON SHOW (BBCA) Robert Duvall; Robert Downey, Jr.; Stephen Fry.
SENT ME TO THE E.R. (TLC) A couple makes love while skydiving; a quickie at a
wake; an early morning romp for two nurses.
UPON A TIME (ABC) Regina reluctantly teams up with Emma to search for the Snow
Queen after Sidney, who is once again Regina's prisoner in
the mirror, discovers her whereabouts and agrees to lead her to the
(ABC) Margaret tries to prevent Barbara from fixing her relationship with Fred
(CBS) With Victoria in control and David Clarke in the headlines, Emily works on
a new strategy.
SECRETARY (CBS) Elizabeth asks the president for help with a dire situation in
GOOD WIFE (CBS) Elsbeth and Alicia put their fight on hold when their clients
face economic espionage charges.
CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION (CBS) A mass shooting takes place at a forensics
conference that Morgan, Finlay and Sidle are attending.
FOOTBALL (NBC) Green Bay Packers at New Orleans Saints
WORLD SERIES (FOX) Kansas City Royals @ San Fran in Game Five
WALKING DEAD (AMC) Rick and the others find themselves pitted against a group of
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF NEW JERSEY (BRAVO) The secrets revealed, part one.
DIVAS (E!) Brie goes behind John's back and confronts Nikki leading to explosive
(E!) The doctors reunite to talk about Season One; updates from some patients.
EMPIRE (HBO) series finale. Nucky plans to relocate to Manhattan; Margaret
impresses Nucky and a grain company stockholder.
WHAT HAPPENS LIVE (BRAVO) Scheduled: Mark Consuelos, Dina Manzo
MUSIC THIS WEEK: (Tuesday)
- by Taylor Swift
Dream Duets by Barry ManilowAudio CD$11.88
Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics - by Aretha FranklinAudio
Gray Chapter - by Slipknot
by Susan Boyle
Road by Neil Diamond
(Deluxe Amazon Exclusive) by Annie Lennox
Killer by Little Big Town
Zeppelin IV (Deluxe CD Edition) - by Led Zeppelin
The Ultimate Collection by Andrea Bocelli and Giuseppe Verdi
52: That's What I Call Music
Of The Holy (Deluxe CD Edition) - by Led Zeppelin
- A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken
the dark powers of an ancient spirit board. Stars:Olivia Cooke, Ana
Coto, Daren Kagasoff, Bianca A. Santos
Wick - An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that
took everything from him. Stars:Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie
llen, Willem Dafoe
DVD & BLU-RAY - (Tuesday)
The Purge Anarchy
Earth to Echo
The Fluffy Movie
A Coffee in Berlin
Life After Beth
Ghost Hunters: Season 9 - Pt 2
Mad Men: the Final Season-Part 1 See No Evil 2
Seed: Complete First Season
The Soul Man: Season 2
Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort
The Situation pleads not guilty: Mike "The
Situation" Sorrentino pled not guilty to tax fraud on $9-million he made.
He and fiancé Lauren Pesce arrived at court together yesterday. Sorrentino's
brother, Marc, is also indicted for fraud. The brothers will have their day in
court on December 2nd.
First “American Music Awards” Performers Announced - Sam
Smith, 5 Seconds of Summer and Mary J. Blige are the first performers announced
for this year’s “American Music Awards,” taking place November 23rd at the
Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. Pitbull will host and perform on the telecast,
which will air on ABC...Smith and 5SOS are actually competing against each other
in the Best New Artist category, along with Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor and
Bastille...Azalea leads all nominees this year with six, followed by John
legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams, who each have five.
Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs - The
rumors are true, Christian Bale will play Steve Jobs in a an upcoming movie. The
project is untitled as of now, but we do know Aaron Sorkin is the man who
adapted Walter Isaacson’s Jobs biography, and he confirmed the former Batman
is taking on the role...“We needed the best actor on the board in a certain
age range and that’s Chris Bale,” Sorkin told Bloomberg. As anyone who has
watched Sorkin's work before can imagine, one of the challenges for Bale will be
learning all the words...
"Insidious 3" teaser released:
"Insidious" fans, get ready for round three. The first teaser for
"Insidious: Chapter 3" has been released. This installment is a
prequel following a teen targeted by a danger supernatural entity and the
psychic who helps do battle. "Insidious: Chapter 3" premieres on May
29th, 2015. Check out your trailer to the right.
New "Late Late Night" Host Starts in March - According
to "Variety" new host James Corden will start his stint behind the
desk on March 9th, 2015. Craig Ferguson, who's hosted the show for a decade, is
stepping down on December 19th. CBS is expected to use guest hosts to fill in
ABC Gives More "Once" - If
you love “Once Upon a Time,” you’ll be happy to hear this. The Hollywood
Reporter says that on Sunday, November 16th, the show will be supersized to two
hours for sweeps. The episode, titled “Smash the Mirror,” will start at 7pm
ET/PT...What that means for fans is that they get a bonus episode. Basically,
this season will run 23 episodes instead of the usual 22. And the show’s
co-creator and executive producer, Adam Horowitz, says that the extra hour will
NOT be a special or recap episode.
Dee From "What's Happening" on Smithsonian
Induction, Breast Cancer - Dr. Danielle Spencer is best known for her star turn on
the 1970s sitcom, “What’s Happening.”...Spencer is dealing with a health
crisis. She was diagnosed with breast cancer last month. At this point, she’s
weighing her options, but she thinks surgery will be her best bet. In other
news, Spencer has become the only child star to be inducted into the
Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. The
49-year-old veterinarian will be part of the permanent exhibition when the
museum opens next year. “I still
can’t believe it," She said, "That’s something people can look at
for years to come, long after I’m gone.”
"Phantom of the Opera" Heading to TV - "Phantom
of the Opera" fans might want to sit down for this one. According to
"The Hollywood Reporter," a small screen version is heading to
ABC...It's being described as a "contemporary reimagining" of the
original Gaston Leroux's novel. The hourlong show will be set in the "sexy
and cutthroat world of the modern-day music business" and will be a drama
with "musical elements."...So far, there's no release date.
Melissa Rivers Gets Huge Inheritance - Joan
Rivers died last month and while her daughter has been putting on a brave face
for the media, now her bank account is feeling the after effects...According to
"Us Weekly," Melissa Rivers is set to inherit $75-million in cash
along with Joan's $35-million condo in New York City. Melissa's son, 13-year-old
Cooper, has his own bequest...The source that spilled the inheritance deets
pointed out that while Melissa has plenty of cash coming her way, "It's no
consolation for losing her mother so soon."
"Game of Thrones" Actor Cured of Cancer!? - Wilko
Johnson says he’s been cured of cancer. According to E! Online, the “Game of
Thrones” actress was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer early last
year...Johnson was originally given just a few months to live, so he opted out
of chemotherapy. But after having an 11-hour surgery to remove a tumor the size
of a baby in April, he claims he’s cancer free...Wilko said he was
“absolutely convinced that this thing would kill” him. The former Dr.
Feelgood guitarist thought his farewell tour last year was going to be the last
thing he ever did. It took him about a year to accept that he was going to die.
Now that he’s “cured,” he’s coming to terms with the idea of living.
Booze Killed Elizabeth Pena - Now
it can be told – Elizabeth Pena was an alcoholic. According to TMZ, the
55-year-old’s death certificate listed cirrhosis of the liver “due to
alcohol.” She had apparently suffered with the disease for months, but it
became acute shortly before she died...The death certificate says that the “La
Bamba” star – who died on Tuesday, October 14th at Cedars-Sinai Medical
Center in Los Angeles – had acute gastrointestinal bleeding hours before her
death. That’s why her heart stopped beating...In addition to “La Bamba,”
Pena was known her work in "Tortilla Soup," "Jacob's Ladder"
and "Rush Hour." She most
recently played Sofia Vergara's mother on ABC's "Modern Family."
What can $22 million dollars get you? E! Online says that
if you’re Jennifer Lopez, a four bedroom, six bathroom penthouse in The
Whitman in Manhattan with neighbors like Chelsea Clinton and NASCAR driver Jeff
Gordon. J-Lo’s 65-hundred square foot place also has a landscaped roof deck
with a putting green, a chef’s kitchen, and a full-service doorman for the
building. And get this – the penthouse is one of only four units in the
building, which spans an entire city block.
Choice Awards” Voting Opens - Voting to determine the nominees for the “People’s
Choice Awards 2015” has now opened, and fans can go to the show’s websiteto
guarantee their favorites get recognized in 54 different categories, including
Favorite Movie, Favorite TV Show, Favorite
Pop Artist, Favorite Band, Favorite Album and Favorite Song.New categories this
year include Favorite TV Character We Miss Most, Favorite Dramedy and Favorite
Country Group, as well as Favorite TV Icon, which will honor someone who’s
been on TV for at least 25 years...Voting runs through October 30th, with the
official nominees to be announced Tuesday, November 4th at 9 am at the Paley
Center for Media in Beverly Hills, California...The “People’s Choice Awards
2015” will be broadcast January 7th on CBS, live from the Nokia theater in Los
Neil Patrick Harris Was Not the First Choice for the
Patrick Harris is the 2015 Oscars host, but he wasn't the front runner for the
gig. According to "The Hollywood Reporter," Harris was fourth in
line...Producers first choice was Ellen DeGeneres, who hosting last year. She
brought in good ratings, but mixed reviews. Next in line was Chris Rock, but a
deal never materialized. Julia
Louis-Dreyfus was third on the producers' wish list, but she ultimately said
no...Neil Patrick Harris took the job, and that's by no means settling. NPH
emceed the Tony Awards in 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013, each of which landed him an
Emmy. He also hosted the Emmy Awards in 2009 and 2013.
Topher Grace Gets "One Shot" - Topher
Grace is set to produce and star in a low budget movie musical called “One
Shot.” According to Showbiz 411, Grace plays a failed Broadway star who now
serves as a stage manager for shows. His ex-girlfriend is the star of his new
show, and he wants her back. Cue many musical numbers – both real and imagined
– and a Greg Kinnear cameo...“One Shot” starts filming in late November in
Mexico City. Since no one associated with the film is associated with Broadway,
it should definitely be interesting.
First look at Johnny Depp in "Into the Woods":
We've seen Meryl Streep as a witch, and now we have our first look at Johnny
Depp as the Big Bad Wolf in "Into the Woods." The much anticipated big
screen adaptation is set for a Christmas Day release.
Bill Burr Heading to Netflix - Bill
Burr is going from the stand up stage to Netflix. "F is For Family" is
an animated comedy series based on Burr's comedy that follows the Murphy family
as they navigate the 1970s...According to Deadline, Vince Vaughn's Wild West
Television will produce, Burr will star as Frank Murphy, the family’s extreme
patriarch, Laura Dern will voice Frank’s wife Sue, and Justin Long voices the
family’s oldest son, Kevin...“'F Is For Family' is the show I’ve always
wanted to do,” Burr said. “It captures all the characters of my childhood
the way I remember it to be. Fortunately Mike Price and everyone at Wild West
seem to know the same people I knew growing up. It’s going to be a lot of fun
to tell these stories.” The show is set to premiere in 2015.
Fox Orders More "Red Band Society" Scripts - If
you’re a fan of “Red Band Society,” there might be hope for the show after
all. Entertainment Weekly says that Fox has ordered four more scripts...What
does that mean? Basically that move keeps the production’s momentum going
should the network decide they want more episodes. In renewal/cancellation
terms, it means that the network hasn’t made up its mind on whether or not to
keep the show on the roster...“Red Band Society” isn’t really doing well
ratings-wise, but there’s nothing stronger to replace it. Stay tuned…
When Does Your Favorite Show Premiere?
Monday, October 27: "2 Broke Girls"
Thursday, October 30: "The Millers", "Two
and a Half Men", "Elementary" Season 3 premiere, 10 p.m. ET on