“People Magazine Awards” airs tonight on NBC

"People Magazine Awards" airs tonight on NBC

Not getting enough award shows this season? Check out The People Magazine Awards, airing Dec. 18 live at 9pm ET on NBC. Billed as a “snapshot of the year in pop culture,” the two-hour special People Magazine Awards celebrates the best of 2014 and includes a fan-voted event, Best People Magazine Cover of the Year. Of course, plenty of celebrities will be on hand, including Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart, Kate Hudson, Michael Keaton, Jennifer Lopez, Jeff Bridges, Billy Eichner, Josh Gad, Jon Hamm, Diane Guerrero, Chloë Grace Moretz, Josh Groban, Ryan Guzman, Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina, Kate Upton, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, … Continue reading

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The CW To Air Star-Studded Jingle Ball 2014 on Dec. 18

Jingle Ball 2014

The Z100 Jingle Ball is an annual holiday concert that features the year’s hottest pop stars in a sassy, sexy concert. Everybody who is anybody is there performing or presenting. Musicians who perform during the annual Jingle Ball know they’re what’s hot right now. This year’s Jingle Ball airs Dec. 18 on The CW and features mega-watt musical performances and incredible guest presenters. This is a much buzzed-about concert and one of the larger, non-award show music events of the year. What Jingle Ball 2014 moment will everyone be talking about the next day? (My guess is the absolutely scandalous … Continue reading

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After 6 Seasons, White Collar Comes To A Close

White Collar

I sat in on a conference call with Tim DeKay and recent Golden Globe nominee for his work on the HBO movie, The Normal Heart, Matt Bomer and both gents opened up about the exciting and emotional series finale of White Collar, airing Thursday, Dec. 18 at 9pm ET. Related: Mark Ruffalo talks HBO’s The Normal Heart DeKay promises that the entire finale is jaw-dropping, “Do not walk away — and I know you wouldn’t anyway — but do not walk away until the final second of the episode. We’ve got some great twists and turns, some wonderful moments.” The … Continue reading

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WWE Tribute to the Troops 2014

WWE Tribute to the Troops 2014

Once again, NBC and USA Network will be airing the WWE “Tribute to the Troops” holiday special, which features WWE Superstars and Divas, celebrity appearances and performances for servicemen and women to celebrate their dedication and commitment to our country. The 2014 installment first airs Dec. 17 from 8-10pm ET on USA Network, and it will be re-aired as a one-hour special on NBC Dec. 27 from 8-9pm ET. Florida Georgia Line will join WWE Superstars and Divas to honor the U.S. Armed Forces in this 12th annual holiday special. NBCUniversal joins WWE in saluting our troops with special messages … Continue reading

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The Sisterhood episode 5 recap: Too pretty to be nuns

The Sisterhood episode 5 recap: Too pretty to be nuns

Recap of Lifetime’s The Sisterhood episode 5: Too Pretty To Be Nuns (original air date Dec. 16, 2014) Once upon a time, when Katy was 25 … wearing jeans and a T-shirt, I would go have a drink with close friends, we would talk about grad school, weddings, gossip a little, hash out some problems and then go dancing.  Once upon a time, 10(ish) years later, Katy was 35 (almost): wearing jeans and a T-shirt, I go and have a drink with close friends, we talk about husbands, kids, I’m still talking about school, hashing out some problems and then … Continue reading

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HBO’s “Saving My Tomorrow” special is an insightful, impactful family treat

Saving My Tomorrow HBO Xiuhtezcatl

If you ever need to have yourself a stern lecture about a very important subject, let me suggest that you get it from 8-year-old Hippocrates Polemis, one of the young stars of HBO’s spectacular, song-filled family special Saving My Tomorrow which premieres tonight. Like his ancient namesake, the dark-eyed little fellow has a fine grasp on what is — and isn’t — good for us. Sporting a “ICARE For The World” t-shirt and a smudge of lunch on his face, Hippocrates reminds us — with all the gravitas of your high-school principal — that we can’t just travel through galaxies … Continue reading

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Barbara Walters interviews 2014’s “Most Fascinating People” tonight

Barbara Walters interviews 2014's "Most Fascinating People" tonight

Barbara Walters must already be getting antsy early on in her retirement. The famed newswoman will be returning to ABC this month for her annual favorite year-end special Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014. “I was absolutely delighted when ABC approached me to do another year of 10 Most Fascinating People,” said Walters. “I know we said last year was our last, but there are just too many fascinating people out there.” Since the first MFP special in 1993, the series of programs has consistently been one of the highest-rated specials of the year. With the … Continue reading

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Heisman Trophy Presentation 2014 on ESPN

Heisman Trophy Presentation 2014

College football’s most outstanding player of the year is honored in the Heisman Trophy presentation 2014 ceremony live on ESPN Saturday, Dec. 13. The Heisman Trophy is awarded to college football’s most outstanding player of the year in this ceremony live on ESPN Saturday, Dec. 13, at 8pm ET. Players invited to New York City’s Best Buy Theater in Times Square are Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper. College Football Postseason Highlights Dec. 7 — College Football Playoff Selection Show, ESPN Dec. 13 — Heisman Trophy Presentation, ESPN Dec. 27 — … Continue reading

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Disney Celebrates 20 Years on Broadway

Disney Celebrates 20 Years on Broadway

I love to sit in a darkened theater, eagerly anticipating the rising of the curtain, with my eyes wide and my ears piqued as I wait to be transported to another world. Movies are great, but there is nothing as viscerally entertaining as live theater. And for me, the apogee of entertainment is the Broadway musical. Disney grants unprecedented access to its Broadway best, when Jesse Tyler Ferguson hosts Backstage With Disney on Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years. The special, airing on Sunday, Dec. 14 at 7pm ET takes viewers behind the scenes with the Broadway casts of The Lion King, … Continue reading

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New Web Series “Model Turned Superstar” to Award $1 Million

Model TUrned Superstar

UPDATE: The Premiere of Model Turned Superstar has been moved to Jan. 10, 2015 Television has found terrific success in reality competitions where individuals are plucked from obscurity and handed instant riches and fame, and now that familiar formula is moving online with a few fun and sexy twists. And models. Lots of the world’s most beautiful models. The seven week series Model Turned Superstar, from executive producer and billionaire mogul Andy Khawaja, brings together nearly 100 gorgeous models from around the globe to compete for a $1 million prize.  Beginning Dec. 15  Jan 10, Watch Model Turned Superstar Here! … Continue reading

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