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Leigh Weingus
Leigh Weingus is a TV Editor at The Huffington Post.

Entries by Leigh Weingus

12 Amazing TV Spinoffs That Almost Happened

(12) Comments | Posted September 19, 2014 | 9:23 AM

All good things must come to an end, including our favorite TV shows. Unfortunately, many of us aren't quite ready to let go when our beloved series come to their startling halts, which is why creators are quick to go after spinoffs. We're the first to admit that there have...

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James Van Der Beek Says 'Dawson's Creek' Seems Like 'Another Lifetime'

(6) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 5:44 PM

It's been 11 years since "Dawson's Creek" ended, but as far as fans are concerned, James Van Der Beek will always be Dawson Leery.

Though he has no problem playing along -- his entire character in 2012's "Don't Trust The B---- In Apartment 23" parodied the public's...

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16 Times Leslie Knope Made The Whole World Happy

(1) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 3:23 PM

Happy birthday, Amy Poehler! Today, our beloved comedienne and actress turns 43.

We know she isn't technically Leslie Knope, but it sure seems like Poehler and her "Parks And Rec" character have a lot in common ... especially when it comes to words of wisdom.


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12 Fakten über die "Gilmore Girls", die nicht mal eingefleischte Fans kennen

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 2:00 PM

“Gilmore Girls”-Fans in den USA zählen die Tage, bis die beliebte Serie endlich auf Netflix gezeigt wird. Zwei Wochen sind es noch hin. Ob Netflix die Serie auch in Deutschland zeigen wird, steht noch nicht fest. Trotzdem ist es längst an der Zeit, so viel Gilmore-Nostalgie wie nur möglich in...

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12 Things You Never Knew About 'Gilmore Girls'

(72) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 5:55 PM

At this point, "Gilmore Girls" fans are counting down the days until the beloved series hits Netflix. Sadly, we still have half the month of September left. So we have no choice but to indulge in as much "Gilmore" nostalgia as possible.

From Alexis Bledel's actual coffee...

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14 Awesome British TV Shows To Stream On Netflix

(153) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 3:05 PM

Where in the world is Olivia Pope? Will Danny and Mindy really make it? These are the questions most of us are asking going into the new TV season. But for some of us, colder weather makes us crave some solid British TV -- and

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If Mindy Kaling Guest Stars On 'Scandal,' She Plans To Have A Sex Tape With Idris Elba

(3) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 3:19 PM

It's no secret that Shonda Rhimes will appear on "The Mindy Project" this fall, and it looks like Mindy Kaling has some big plans if the "Scandal" creator decides to return the favor.

Speaking with HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri on Friday, "The Mindy Project" creator and star opened...

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18 Incredibly Important 'Gilmore Girls' Episodes You Must Watch On Netflix

(48) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 1:40 PM

"Gilmore Girls" is coming to Netflix this October! We'll let you take a moment to rejoice. Yep, it looks like you get to spend your days and nights hanging out with the best mother-daughter duo of all time while sipping pumpkin spice lattes and watching the leaves fall outside.


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11 Times Joey Tribbiani Made Life A Lot Simpler

(17) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 3:19 PM

Joey from "Friends" is known for a lot of things. He's a pro at picking up women, he's an (arguably) excellent actor and he's a great friend. But did you know he's also an expert at finding the simplicity in life?

Yep, you read that right. Here are 11...

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This Ancient Practice Destroys Every Excuse For Avoiding Exercise

(0) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 9:39 AM

With every year that passes, we get more information about the mental and physical benefits of exercise. But when it comes to actually lacing up those sneakers, it seems like there are a million roadblocks. It's too expensive, we're too old, we have the wrong body type, the...

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New 'Scandal' Promo Answers A Huge Season 4 Question ... Sort Of

(10) Comments | Posted September 8, 2014 | 6:20 PM

Where did Olivia Pope go when she got on that plane at the end of Season 3? We just found out ... kind of.

The promo opens with Fitz desperately calling Olivia's house, but she's not around to answer. Why? She's on a beach, sipping red wine. Because really...

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11 Times Mr. Feeny's Wisdom Was Exactly What You Needed To Hear

(16) Comments | Posted September 5, 2014 | 4:48 PM

Before there was "Girl Meets World," there was "Boy Meets World." And before Cory Matthews became a teacher, he was taught by a guy named Mr. Feeny.

From encouraging Cory, Topanga, Shawn and the rest of the gang to believe in themselves to doling out love advice, Mr. Feeny always...

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Adam Levine Taught Gwen Stefani How To Pronounce 'Colbert,' But It Didn't Work

(1) Comments | Posted September 3, 2014 | 10:17 AM

Stephen Colbore (Colborg? Cobort?) is the new Adele Dazeem, but Adam Levine didn't want it to be that way.

While chatting with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday night, Levine told the "Tonight Show" host that he did his best to help a nervous Gwen Stefani pronounce...

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Miley Cyrus Says She Still Loves Former Fiance Liam Hemsworth

(14) Comments | Posted August 31, 2014 | 2:04 PM

Is Miley Cyrus really over Liam Hemsworth? Sure doesn't sound like it.

In an interview on Australia's "Sunday Night," Cyrus told reporter Chris Bath that she still has a lot of love for her former fiance.

"I love Liam, Liam loves me," Cyrus said, according to...

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What's New On Netflix In September 2014?

(70) Comments | Posted August 31, 2014 | 1:21 PM

September is upon is, which means one thing: Netflix has some great new titles right around the corner. From the final season of "How I Met Your Mother" to some of Robin Williams' best movies, the streaming service has us covered in a big way this...

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The Netflix Guide To Catching Up On Your Favorite TV Shows Before Fall

(5) Comments | Posted August 28, 2014 | 2:14 PM

It's time to face the facts. It's the end of August, meaning colder days are right around the corner. But on the the plus side, so is fall TV!

Unfortunately, attempting to savor the final weeks of warm weather while catching up on any shows we missed is no...

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'Parenthood' Season 6 Trailer Reveals A Huge Spoiler

(6) Comments | Posted August 27, 2014 | 3:38 PM

The final season of "Parenthood" is upon is, which means we'll finally get some answers to the big questions the Season 5 finale left us with.

Will Joel and Julia survive? Will Hank and Sarah get back together? Is Amber pregnant?! Only time will tell, but the...

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Emmys 2014 Were A Hoot, 'Breaking Bad' And 'Modern Family' Take Home Grand Prizes

(0) Comments | Posted August 25, 2014 | 8:15 PM

"Breaking Bad" had a huge night at the 2014 Emmy Awards. The show took home five awards on Monday night including Best Drama, with Bryan Cranston taking home the award Best Actor In A Drama and Aaron Paul nabbing Best Supporting Actor In A Drama.

"Modern Family" swept the...

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Emmy Winners 2014 Include 'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' & 'American Horror Story'

(106) Comments | Posted August 25, 2014 | 7:55 PM

"Breaking Bad" had a huge night at the 2014 Emmy Awards. The show won five awards on Monday night including Outstanding Drama Series, with Bryan Cranston taking home the award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series, Anna Gunn winning

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Does 'Orange Is The New Black' Have A Chance At The Emmys? Taylor Schilling Thinks So

(0) Comments | Posted August 25, 2014 | 4:50 PM

It's been over two months since Season 2 of "Orange Is the New Black" hit Netflix, and everyone's still talking about the adventures of Piper and Co. -- especially with the show nominated in six Emmy categories.

In an effort to raise awareness for the Women's Prison Association, an...

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