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Hope Solo Gets Alex In Trouble On 'Whitney'

Posted 01.03.2013 | TV

Olympic gold medalist Hope Solo played herself in her acting debut on NBC's "Whitney." Alex was a huge fan of the soccer star, but Whitney had no idea...

NBC Orders More 'Whitney'

Posted 12.14.2012 | TV

NBC has ordered three additional episodes of sophomore drama "Whitney," according to Deadline. While the show's second season was initially given ...

Whitney Cummings: 'Whitney' Critical Reception Was 'Traumatizing'

Posted 11.19.2012 | TV

Whitney Cummings was relatively unaware of the many, many, many bad reviews her NBC sitcom received .... That is until one fateful night. “I was ...

'Whitney': Alex And Whitney's Fake Wedding Vows

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 11.15.2012 | TV

After being scheduled on Fridays -- along with "Community," though neither will ever air there -- "Whitney" found a home on NBC's Wednesday nights. Th...

PLAY: Create Your Own 'Community' Halloween Adventure

Posted 10.23.2012 | TV

Suffering from serious "Community" withdrawal? Infuriated that "Whitney" has an airdate while the Greendale Seven still lingers in TV purgatory? NBC i...

'Animal Practice' Canceled? NBC Replaces Comedy With 'Whitney'

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 10.18.2012 | TV

Has "Animal Practice" been canceled? NBC is replacing the comedy starring Justin Kirk and Crystal the Monkey with "Whitney." "Whitney" will premier...

NBC Delays Returns For 'Community' And 'Whitney'

Posted 10.09.2012 | TV

Though NBC's "Community" and "Whitney" were scheduled to premiere on Friday, October 19, that no longer seems to be the case. According to Vulture, bo...

Matthew Broderick To Visit 'Modern Family'

Posted 09.21.2012 | TV

Matthew Broderick will guest star on "Modern Family." According to The Hollywood Reporter, Broderick will play a neurotic new friend to Phil (Ty Bu...

Whose Mom Is Rita Wilson Playing On 'Girls'?

Posted 11.05.2012 | TV

"Girls" has found a new woman. Rita Wilson has joined the cast of the HBO comedy for Season 2 as Marnie's (Allison Williams) mom, Hollywood.com re...

Chloe Sevigny Is On Her Way To 'Portlandia'

Posted 08.23.2012 | TV

Watch out, Fred and Carrie: A new hipster is moving to town. According to Entertainment Weekly, former "Big Love" star Chloe Sevigny is headed to t...

Whitney Cummings' Twitter Page Hacked

Posted 06.20.2012 | Comedy

Whitney Cummings has become the latest celebrity victim of malicious hackers. The actress/comedian, who stars in the NBC sitcom "Whitney," lost con...

What a Wonderful World: Documentary Is Alive and Well -- For Now

Vivian Norris | Posted 06.16.2012 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

The vibe at the Sheffield Doc Fest is simply fantastic. The city itself welcomes filmmakers, commissioners, composers and producers from all over the world, and gives back warmth and appreciation for their work.

Women Writers and Pilot Pickups: By the Numbers

G.L.O.C. | Posted 07.25.2012 | Comedy
G.L.O.C.

Not every pilot written by a woman will be picked up, but women are garnering more attention for their work in television and their presence will only continue to grow in upcoming years.

Worst Characters On TV, From 'Revenge' To 'The Walking Dead'

The Huffington Post | HuffPost TV Staff | Posted 05.24.2012 | TV

We love TV, but that doesn't mean we love everyone on TV. Some of our favorite shows have a truly horrible character or two. We suffer them in pseudo-...

In Defense Of Whitney Cummings

BuzzFeed | Posted 05.02.2012 | Women

Whitney Cummings isn't my thing. I've watched clips of her stand-up on YouTube, and almost always closed the browser before she was done talking. Joke...

Dear Men: Shut Up About Women

Carol Hartsell | Posted 06.02.2012 | Comedy
Carol Hartsell

Here's a tiny piece of unsolicited advice: if you are a man and someone, especially a journalist, asks you if you think women are funny, SAY NOTHING. It is a trap. Walk away. If only someone had said this to "Two & A Half Men" co-creator Lee Aronsohn.

'Whitney' Character Comes Out

Posted 05.15.2012 | TV

It's been a whirlwind ride for Neal and Lily in the past several episodes on "Whitney" (Wed., 8 p.m. ET on NBC). The couple went from engaged to sudde...

Whitney Houston, One Amazing Crack Ho: An Open Letter to John and Ken

Erin Harper | Posted 04.23.2012 | Black Voices
Erin Harper

Until now, I have not written about Whitney Houston, largely because so many others have. However, when I learned that Los Angeles radio hosts, John and Ken of KFI AM 640 had referred to Ms. Houston as a "crack ho", I could not remain silent.

That's Not Funny

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.23.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

While there are shows that make me laugh on a regular basis (from Curb Your Enthusiasm to The Big Bang Theory to Hot in Cleveland), there are many, many more that don't.

Hearts Turned to Stone

Donna Jean Freberg | Posted 04.14.2012 | Entertainment
Donna Jean Freberg

Of all the fantastic performances, the great voices and outrageous dancing and original songs, and amazing legends, and youngsters who can sing us all under the table, it was, at the end of the day, Springsteen who blew me away.

John Cleese Plays A Therapist On 'Whitney'

Posted 04.02.2012 | TV

Legendary comedian John Cleese ("Monty Python") stopped by "Whitney" (Wednesdays, 8 p.m. EST on NBC) to help Chris and Whitney work through some coupl...

Kathy Griffin Is Roxanne's Foe On 'Whitney'

Posted 03.26.2012 | TV

Struggling to find work as a photographer, Whitney jumped at the chance to be Roxanne's assistant on "Whitney" (Wed., 8 p.m. EST on NBC). She had no e...

3 Ways Pop Culture Is Influenced By The Recession

Sam Lyons | Posted 02.28.2012 | Home
Sam Lyons

I'm only 16. I don't have a job; I don't need to worry about supporting my family. But the economy affects more than income. Here are examples of how the recession has affected our pop culture.

TV Says See Ya, Men!

Chris Harnick | Posted 02.19.2012 | TV
Chris Harnick

Looking at HBO's recent move -- the canceling of male-driven shows "Hung," "How to Make it in America," and "Bored to Death" and the renewal of the Laura Dern-fronted "Enlightened" -- it's become even more apparent: TV is now the land of women. And that's not a bad thing.

'Whitney' Books 'Monty Python' Legend

Posted 12.20.2011 | TV

John Cleese is paying "Whitney" a visit. According to TV Guide, Cleese will make a rare TV guest appearance as Dr. Grant, a therapist Whitney (Whitney...