Grammy Awards, Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life Receive Emmy Nominations

SANTA MONICA–In recognition of outstanding artistic excellence, the 57th annual GRAMMY Awards telecast received three Emmy nominations and the “Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life — An All-Star GRAMMY Salute” television special also received a nominations at the Television Academy’s nominations. “It is an immense challenge to simultaneously produce two shows, featuring a […]

Nickelodeon Gives Comic-Con Fans Preview Of Hit Animated Series

Sanjay and Craig

SAN DIEGO–On Sunday,  Nickelodeon presented fans with an inside look at some of its hit-animated series with the panel, Nickelodeon Animation featuring Sanjay and Craig – Noiice!  During the panel,  Sanjay and Craig celebrity voice talent Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock) as Sanjay, Chris Hardwick (The Nerdist) as Craig, and Matt Jones (Breaking Bad) as Hector treated attendees […]

Heroes Reborn V Squared Labs Produced Experience For NBC‏

Zachary Levi outside the VSL Produced NBC Heroes Reborn Experience at Comic Con in San Diego. Photos: Devin J. Dilmore and Christina Belle (V Squared Labs).

SAN DIEGO–NBC’s “Heroes Reborn” has taken over Gaslamp Square at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con with a first of its kind 4-D augmented reality experience from visual experience pioneer V Squared Labs. Never before at Comic-Con — or anywhere — have fans been given the multi-sensory experience of interactive visuals and kinetic effects at this […]

MTV’s Teen Wolf Returns For A Sixth Season

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SAN DIEGO–MTV announced at San Diego Comic-Con that hit drama series “Teen Wolf” will return for a sixth season. During the panel moderated by Kevin Smith, fans got a first-look at the shocking mid-season trailer. Today’s Comic-Con panel marked the sixth consecutive year that the “Teen Wolf” pack takes over San Diego. Cast members Tyler Posey, Dylan O’Brien, […]

BBC America’s Doctor Who Returns To Comic-Con

Doctor Who

SAN DIEGO–BBC America’s Doctor Who returns to San Diego Comic-Con for a Hall H panel on July 9 at the San Diego Convention. Following his record-breaking first season as the Doctor, Peter Capaldi will make his first ever appearance at Comic-Con with stars Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald), Michelle Gomez (Missy), lead writer and executive producer […]

Supernatural Series Bitten Returns To Syfy Channel

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LOS ANGELES–Supernatural thriller “Bitten” will return to Syfy Channel for a third season. Based on the best-selling series of novels by Kelley Armstrong and produced by No Equal Entertainment, Entertainment One, and Hoodwink Entertainment, Season 3 sees the return of genre icon Laura Vandervoort (Smallville, Ted) as Elena Michaels; Greyston Holt (Alcatraz, Durham County) as Clayton Danvers; […]

FOX News, Facebook To Host First GOP Presidential Primary Debate

NEW YORK–FOX News Channel and Facebook will present the first Republican presidential primary debate in conjunction with the Ohio Republican Party August 6 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. The debate, moderated by Special Report anchor Bret Baier, The Kelly File anchor Megyn Kelly and FOX News Sunday host Chris Wallace, will feature Facebook […]

Award-Winning Composer Atticus Ross To Score New Series, Outcast

Award-winning composer Atticus Ross.

LOS ANGELES–FOX International Studios today announced that Atticus Ross, GRAMMY, Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning composer, producer and electronic musician is on board to score Robert Kirkman’s upcoming exorcism drama, Outcast, produced for Cinemax by FOX International Studios. This marks Ross’ television series score debut. Ross’ acclaimed film work includes the score for David Fincher’s […]

TBS Unveils New Late-Night Competition Series

Twelve hopefuls on Funny Or Die Presents America's Next Weatherman from left, Jennifer "Jazzy T" Williams, Frank Margini, Jeff Forgeron, Miller Robson, Jenn Barlow, Mackenzie Bart, Ron Hilliard, Michelle Rotella, Aubrey Evans, Christina Faraone, David Collins, and Drew Logan. Photo: TBS

SAN DIEGO–TBS unveiled its new late night competition series, Funny Or Die Presents America’s Next Weatherman, set to premiere Aug. 8. The series, produced by Mark Burnett and United Artists Media Group, features 12 competitors vying for a job as America’s next great weathercaster. Matt Oberg (The Comedians) hosts the competition, which will be judged […]

Thousands Tryout For Final Season Of American Idol

Contestants cheer as "American Idol" videotapes a segment for the show. Photo: Gina Yarbrough/San Diego County News

By Gina Yarbrough SAN DIEGO–Hundreds of aspiring singers throughout Southern California gathered Monday at the Waterfront Park in downtown San Diego hoping to be the 15th and final “American Idol” superstar. Contestants began lining up before 6 a.m. for the tryouts which were held outside the County Administration Building. San Diego resident Lily Navarro was […]