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Comedian Brooks Wheelan Dumped From ‘SNL’ After Only One Season

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Brooks Wheelan, a stand up comedian from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and cast member last season on Saturday Night Live was fired today from the late night sketch comedy show for undisclosed reasons. Wheelan broke the news of his ouster to his 32,000 followers via his Twitter account. Had a blast and loved every second of… Read more »

The Strain: Critics, Viewers Give Mixed Reviews To New FX Series

The Strain, a vampire TV thriller, debuted on FX to mixed reviews.

After a shocking ad campaign and lots of hype, The Strain debuted on FX on Sunday and is already dividing critics and viewers. The Strain‘s pilot opens with a creepy voiceover as viewers see a plane descending to JFK airport in New York City. When the plane full of dead passengers arrives, the Center for… Read more »

Into Darkness: Doctor Who Returns [Video]

Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman in "Deep Breath".

“Where’re we going?” “Into darkness.” It takes Peter Capaldi only 60 seconds to show you why he’s the Doctor. With five weeks to go until the premiere of the eighth series, there have been scripts and unfinished episodes leaked on the internet. Spoilers abound. Doctor Who fans, the world over, have spent the last year… Read more »

Christopher Walken Will Play Captain Hook In Peter Pan Musical

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It seems that television musicals are the latest craze when it comes to specials on the networks. Here on The Inquisitr, we reported on the first major musical special, The Sound of Music Live starring Carrie Underwood. Despite the television special’s success, the Von Trapp family actually didn’t like it, or at least they didn’t… Read more »

Jenny McCarthy On Rosie O’Donnell: ‘The View’ Will Heat Up

Jenny McCarthy says Rosie O'Donnell will bring heat to 'The View'

Jenny McCarthy certainly isn’t boycotting The View after getting dropped from the hosting lineup. Apparently she’s still a regular viewer, and has caught wind that Rosie O’Donnell is coming back. Jenny has gone on record as saying that Rosie will definitely bring some heat to the cast, and considering what Rosie has done before, there… Read more »

‘Legend Of Korra’ Cancelled Soon Due To Season 3 Ratings Drop?

'Legend Of Korra' Cancelled Soon Due To Season 3 Ratings Drop?

Could we see The Legend Of Korra cancelled? A recent ratings drop during the release Season 3 may have some fans worried about the fate of their beloved Avatar series. In a related reported by The Inquisitr, Platinum games is producing a Legend Of Korra video game that may be interesting to more than just… Read more »

Is It Still ‘Illegal’ Streetracing If The Police Are In On It?

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If the cops help you shut down the road and then threaten to arrest a photojournalist for filming on that public road because it is a “private” event, is it even still considered illegal street racing? It depends which Oklahoma law enforcement officials you ask. In a July 2 report on KWTV 9, the Oklahoma… Read more »

Doctor Who: ‘Deep Breath’ Image and Details Revealed [Spoilers]

Peter Capaldi will play the 12th incarnation of the Doctor in "Deep Breath"

As River Song would point out, the spoilers keep coming for Doctor Who fans who are eagerly awaiting Series 8, which will be the first to feature Peter Capaldi as the newly regenerated 12th incarnation of the time-traveling Doctor. As The Nerdist reports, new plot details and the first image have been released from Doctor… Read more »

Rosie O’Donnell Officially Joining ‘The View’ For New Season

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It’s official! Rosie O’Donnell is returning to The View as the new co-host for the upcoming season. This is after reports that claimed O’Donnell was thinking about returning to The View, which then quickly turned into negotiations on ABC’s part. The news spread like wildfire when The View’s official Twitter announced that Rosie was returning… Read more »

Emmy Awards 2014: Who And What Was Nominated This Year?

Emmy Awards 2014: who and what was nominated this year?

The Emmy Awards 2014 are almost upon us, a time to celebrate the great accomplishments of our favorite TV shows and stars. Many are nominated, but only a handful will win. Will Breaking Bad take home a multiple win, or will it be outshined by Game of Thrones? Will Orange is the New Black beat… Read more »

‘American Horror Story’ Adds Wes Bentley To The Cast

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American Horror Story: Freak Show is continuing to leak out more information about the new season coming to FX. It was just announced that actor Wes Bentley has made it into the already huge ensemble show. Bentley will join the likes of Michael Chiklis in being a newer addition to an already established team of… Read more »