Barbra Streisand to appear on “The Tonight Show” for first late-night guest appearance in decades

Barbra Streisand to appear on "The Tonight Show" for first late-night guest appearance in decades

Legendary singer Barbra Streisand will be making her first late-night talk show appearance as a guest in over 50 years, according to NBC, when she appears on the network’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Sept. 15. Streisand will be the only featured guest on that night’s show, which a release says will be “a night of talk, comedy and performance to celebrate the upcoming release of her new album Partners.” Streisand’s new Partners album will be released the day after her Tonight Show appearance, on Sept. 16. The album features 12 new duets with famous male vocalists, including … Continue reading

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“The Roosevelts” is another winning documentary from Ken Burns

"The Roosevelts" is another winning documentary from Ken Burns

Ken Burns’ latest historical documentary (and certainly not the last; he said at a recent press conference that he is working on seven other films right now) is, according to Burns and collaborator Geoffrey C. Ward, the first project to intertwine the stories of Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt into one family history. The 14-hour film spans the years from 1858 (Teddy Roosevelt’s birth) to 1962 (Eleanor Roosevelt’s death), and airs seven consecutive nights. “Half [our] films have touched upon the Roosevelts, and for as long as we’ve worked together,” Burns told reporters, about how he and … Continue reading

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The Mysteries of Laura star Debra Messing: “Laura would never be wearing heels!”

The Mysteries of Laura Debra Messing

She gained fame as goofy-glam decorator Grace Adler on NBC’s long-running Will & Grace, then turned earnest as lyricist Julia Houston in the network’s ill-fated Smash. Now, flame-haired funny woman Debra Messing is smashing in a role that hits closer to home. The divorced mother of preteen son Roman stars as frazzled soon-to-be-a-single-mom Detective Laura Diamond in the Peacock’s new dramedy The Mysteries of Laura, which premieres Wednesday, Sept. 17 after the America’s Got Talent finale. The series, created by Jeff Rake (Private Practice, Boston Legal), boasts a Castle-meets-Moonlighting feel, blending soapy murder mysteries with comical — and sometimes poignant … Continue reading

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Bonded by the band: Red Band Society on FOX is a family friendly charmer

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Red Band Society FOX Premieres: Sept. 17 Airs: Wednesdays at 9pm ET/PT From Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television, FOX’ unique new dramedy Red Band Society stars Academy Award-winning Octavia Spencer (The Help), Brothers & Sisters’ Dave Annable and a cast of fresh young faces in a funny, touching coming-of-age story that should appeal to all ages. Based on the award-winning Spanish series Polseres Vermelles — and bringing to mind The Breakfast Club — Red Band Society is narrated by comatose 12-year-old Charlie (Griffin Gluck, Private Practice), who observes his fellow patients in the pediatric ward of Ocean Park Hospital in Los … Continue reading

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FREE! NFL schedule 2014 printable version

Download a free NFL schedule 2014 printable version

Download a free NFL schedule 2014 printable version including every matchup for the season on CBS, ESPN, FOX, NBC and NFL Network. ALSO SEE: 2014 NFL TV schedule NFL Thursday Night Football coming to CBS and NFL Network in 2014 Click here to download your free NFL schedule 2014 printable version!

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