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Newswire: Con Air director considers a sequel (in space), works on a new TV show with The Who

Okay, so he’s probably not deeply considering it, but Con Air director Simon West made passing mention recently that he’d be up for directing a sequel to the vastly underrated marathon of ridiculousness, but only if “it was completely turned on its head. Show More Summary

Katy Perry 'This Is How We Do' music video has twerking ice cream cones

No one can Katy Perry quite like Katy Perry. Her latest music video for "This Is How We Do" goes full "California Gurls," replete with twerking animated ice cream cones and Josie and the Pussycats knock offs. What do you think of the new video?...

VIDEO: Nick Jonas Is Shirtless and Jacked in DirecTV's New Gritty Drama Kingdom

Remember when you offered your kingdom for a TV drama featuring several shirtless hunks? Well, DirecTV heard your call and is ready to deliver. The new series Kingdom, formerly titled Navy St., is a gritty family drama embroiled in the...Show More Summary

'Guardians of the Galaxy's' Chris Pratt ready for 'Avengers' crossover

With "Guardians of the Galaxy," "Parks and Recreation's"Chris Pratt not only becomes a movie star but also a superhero. While you might not expect it from the characters he's played in the past, Pratt is ready to make that jump, even if he still doesn't believe it himself."It's pretty fing crazy," he tells Zap2it at the movie's press junket. Show More Summary

TV highlights: ‘The Killing’ returns for its final season on Netflix

SERIES PREMIERE: The CW’s second magic series of the season, “Masters of Illusion” (8 p.m.), showcases today’s top magicians, mentalists and escape artists with Jan Rouven, Michael Finney, Nathan Burton and more exhibiting their talents in the 30-minute opener. Read full article >>

'American Idol' Alum Constantine Maroulis Returns to 'Rock of Ages'

The season four alum talks about the return to the role he created in the '80s rock musical, making new music and what he has in common with Adam Lambert. read more

Newswire: Doctor Who’s world domination plans now include movie theaters and Chris Hardwick

In its continuing mission for world domination—kickstarted by a five-continent world tour—Doctor Who has now announced several more facets of its plan to convert every person on the planet into a Whovian. The hubbub is to hype the show’s already much-anticipated eighth season, which will be the first for new Doctor Peter Capaldi. Show More Summary

Please Enjoy This Unedited, Never-Broadcast 1977 Roast Of Richard Pryor

Waybackin1977NBCairedaRichardPryor-ledvarietyshowcalled, TheRichardPryorShow.Theshowwasprobablyyearsaheadofitstime,thusitdidn’tdothatwellintheratingsandPryorreportedlyfoughtconstantlywithNBCexecs,sotheshowonlylastedfourepisodes.(TooShow More Summary

'The Quest' series premiere: 'The Amazing Race' meets 'Game of Thrones' in new reality show

For anyone who actually wants to exist in the world of "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit," or even "Game of Thrones," it doesn't get much closer than "The Quest."Premiering Thursday (July 31), the ABC competition -- appropriately...Show More Summary

VIDEO: Kerry Washington, Ellen Pompeo Welcome Viola Davis to Shondaland

Shondaland has a new resident. This fall, ABC's Thursday night lineup will be all Shonda Rhimes all the time, with Grey's Anatomy and Scandal leading into Rhimes' latest effort, the law school drama How to Get Away with Murder. Read More > Other Links From Kerry Washington Viola Davis Grey's Anatomy Ellen Pompeo Shonda Rhimes Scandal How to Get Away with Murder

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'Homeland' Adds Trio to Season 4 (Exclusive)

Mark Moses, Art Malik and Nimrat Kaur all join the Showtime drama in its return this fall, with two heavily recurring. read more

'Sharknado 2' Sets Syfy Record With Nearly 4 Million Viewers

The second installment of what will be at least a three-film franchise pulls the cable network's biggest haul to-date for an original telepic — and sets Twitter ablaze. read more

'Candidly Nicole' Clip: Nicole Richie Wants Her Haters to 'Choke' (Exclusive Video)

In a video released exclusively to THR, Richie offers her opinion on "gay farming"; she also doesn't know why "bitches" don't like her. read more

DirecTV's 'Kingdom' first look: Nick Jonas and Matt Lauria sizzle as MMA fighters

In DirecTV's new drama series "Kingdom" family is everything. In the newly released first look at the fall show, viewers get a taste of just what the personal side of the MMA (mixed martial arts) fighting world is all about. The drama...Show More Summary

'Sharknado 2' nabs 3.9 million viewers, millions more than original

"Sharknado 2" took a bite out of Wednesday night with 3.9 million viewers on SyFy.

For 'The Killing,' closure is less than thrilling

A pale imitation of the twice-canceled AMC series resurfaces on Netflix to wrap things up. There's a murderous cover-up and a new case packed into six episodes, and the end can't come soon enough. A pale imitation of the twice-canceled AMC series resurfaces on Netflix to wrap things up. Show More Summary

New 'Doctor Who' will get special theatrical screenings

Summer is traditionally movie blockbuster time, but to celebrate the beginning of Peter Capaldi's run as the star of "Doctor Who," BBC America is breaking out of the normal TV experience and onto the movies' turf.

Great Job, Internet!: Pinky And The Brain’s original voice actors return to swear profusely at each other

“What do you want to do tonight, Internet?” “The same thing we do every night, A.V. Club. Try to ruin people’s nostalgic memories by getting voice actors to reprise beloved characters angrily swearing at each other.” Yes, they’re Pinky and the Brain. Show More Summary

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