iOS app Android app

Skins

More Drama Than Ever In The Final Season Of 'Skins'

Posted 06.21.2013 | TV

Cassie, Cook and Effy are back, and things are only getting more dramatic in the final season of "Skins," which is broken into three parts. Cassie ...

EXCLUSIVE: Wolfgang Puck Heads To '90210'

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 11.26.2012 | TV

Wolfgang Puck will flex his acting muscles on an episode of "90210," HuffPost TV can exclusively reveal. Puck will appear as himself in a February ...

The Best Lesbian Moments Of The Week

Trish Bendix | Posted 12.19.2012 | Gay Voices
Trish Bendix

We pride ourselves on knowing all kinds of Sapphic pop-culture facts. Each week we share some of the best tidbits on The Huffington Post in our series "Best Lesbian Week Ever." Here's who and what was on our raging gay radar this week.

How The Failure Of 'Skins' Helped MTV

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 08.15.2012 | TV

NEW YORK — Maybe even more than other media bosses, David Janollari has to keep a moving target in his sights. Of course, wherever you look, th...

CANCELED

Posted 08.09.2011 | Media

MTV announced Thursday that it has canceled "Skins," the racy remake of the popular British teen show, after just one season. Deadline was the first t...

PHOTOS: 'Skins' Teens STRIP

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

MTV's new teen drama 'Skins' has caused a stir by pushing child pornography laws and airing a teen lesbian love scene, and now several cast members ha...

Both Sides Now w/ Huffington & Matalin: On Egypt, Climate, Obama's New Narrative, Sex and Food

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2010-06-28-bothsides_pull.jpgArianna and Mary come to a consensus on Egypt, but clash over whether the science behind man-made global warming is prophetic or merely profitable.

'Skins': What Parents Should Know

Dr. Harold Koplewicz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Harold Koplewicz

There's a theory out there that posits a giant "feedback loop" between MTV and other purveyors of youth culture and the kids who consume it. Shows like "Skins" actually do hold up a mirror to a portion of their audience.

WATCH: The Skins Scene MTV Was Worried Broke Child Pornography Laws

Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Hunter Stuart

Not only is the exploration of sex, drinking, and drugs on Skins a good thing, the show's writers haven't gone nearly far enough.

"Skins" Uproar: WTF (Why the Fuss)?

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Take one remake of a risk-taking British series about disaffected youth, throw in protests from a TV watchdog group, add a few advertiser pull-outs and you're good to go with a controversy that will keep the show in the media spotlight for weeks.

Oscars, Obama & 'Skins': The BEST Someecards Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Someecards: They're the best and we all know it. Their unique blend of cattiness and heart is always welcome in the inboxes of co-workers, friends, fa...

"Skins" Uproar: WTF (Why the Fuss)?

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

This commentary was written by Ed Martin Why the uproar over MTV's Skins? Could it be that there is so little else to get excited about during the ope...

MTV's Skins: Suffer The Little Children

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

MTV's version of Skins is, in my humble, vaguely nauseated opinion, repellent -- but not for the same reasons that the PTC and several advertisers have judged it similarly.

The Juno Effect -- Media, Teens and Pregnancy

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Pregnancy -- like teen sex -- is no longer a secret. It's ratings. The progression from hidden shame to primetime programming raises questions. Have we gone from ignoring the issue to glorifying it?

MTV and the Last Vestige of Virginity

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I don't want to be a prude or come across as the predictable religious party-pooper. But I have to ask the executives of MTV and producers of Skins: Really? Even this? Is there no line you won't cross for profits?

Ratings PLUNGE For MTV Show

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The audience for MTV's racy teen drama "Skins" plunged to 1.6 million Monday night, a drop-off of more than half from its premiere a ...

Obama Justice Department Must Probe Child Porn at MTV

Ken Blackwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

It's beyond dispute that the child actors are pretending to have sex in MTV's Skins. The question becomes whether it's graphic and explicit enough to fall within child pornography statutes

Skins: What Do We Do Next?

Tina Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tina Wells

If Skins is canceled, I want it to happen because we the people decided it wasn't a good show, not because the government got involved and canceled it.

WATCH: MTV's 'Skins' Airs Teen Lesbian Love Scene

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

As advertisers flee, MTV's 'Skins' keeps getting racier. In an upcoming episode, they introduce the lesbian sexual yearnings of one of its leads, T...

TV Watchdog Group: MTV's 'Skins' Is 'Most Dangerous Children Show Ever'

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — You gotta love a show that can upstage MTV's raunchy reality hit, "Jersey Shore." "Skins" has done it....

'Skins' Star Defends Show: Sex & Drugs Are 'What Teens Are Doing'

popeater.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

While MTV's new show 'Skins' takes heat for being too hot (critics equate it to child pornography and advertisers are pulling out), one thing's for su...

Is It MTV's Job to Raise Our Children?

Tina Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Tina Wells

MTV is a business -- not a non-profit -- and their responsibility is to their shareholders. If you don't like Skins, turn it off -- don't blame MTV. Let's not allow TV or the media to raise our children.

Big Brand PULLS Ads From Racy MTV Show

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Taco Bell has pulled its ads off Skins after the Parents Television Council urged a boycott. Spokesperson Rob Poetsch tells The Hollywood Reporter,...

Will A New MTV Show Break Child Pornography Laws

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

MTV's new show 'Skins' is an instant hit -- but is it also breaking laws? A remake of the British show of the same name, 'Skins' takes youth sexualit...

Skins Wins Where Gossip Girl Failed

Tina Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tina Wells

Skins will interest you whether you're a teenager or not. I sat down to watch five minutes of the pilot, and two hours later, I was haunted by the characters.