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SHEEN ENTERS REHAB; 2 1/2 MEN GOES ON HIATUS

January 28, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Warner Bros. Television and CBS announced late today (Friday) that it is putting their top-rated sitcom Two and a Half Men on production hiatus, after learning that its co-star, Charlie Sheen had entered a rehabilitation facility. In a joint statement they said, “We are profoundly concerned for his health and well-being and support his decision.” […]

CBS WINS EVERY HALF-HOUR OF WEDNESDAY PRIMETIME

December 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS continued to dominate the Wednesday ratings, winning every primetime half-hour in total adults and adults 18-49 and averaging 12.12 million viewers. But NBC boasted strong second-place numbers with its limited holiday series The Sing-Off, which, in a two-hour episode, averaged 8.38 million viewers. The network said Wednesday that it plans to extend Monday’s season […]

THE VATICAN CONVERTS THE SIMPSONS

October 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In its 22nd season, The Simpsons has not only received the blessings of the Vatican, but the family has now also been taken into the church itself. In an article headlined, “Homer and Bart are Catholics,” L’Osservatore Romano, the official newspaper of the Catholic Church, commented on Sunday that the animated sitcom — the longest-running […]

THEORY SETS OFF A BIG BANG ON THURSDAYS

October 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS’s dicey decision to move its hit Monday-night comedy The Big Bang Theory from Monday night to Thursday has turned out to have been a wise one. In its second week in the 8:00 p.m. time period, Theory captured 12.97 million viewers and was also tops among adults 18-49. At 8:30 $#!? My Dad Says […]