Scandal continues to dominate in the ratings race during the 10 pm Thursday night timeslot in the coveted adults 18-49 demographic. The show was up 45 percent from the same week last year in the demo, increasing from a 2.0 in Fall 2012 to a 2.9 in Fall 2013. READ MORE
Former Gossip Girl standout and All My Children grad Michelle Trachtenberg is set to guest star on the CBS drama NCIS:Los Angeles, according to TVLine. Trachtenberg will portray Lily, an environmentalist and chef whose house is burglarized. The episode will air on December 17.
Season 3 of Scandal is shaping up to be the Season of Mellie! While Bellamy Young’s character was once only an obstacle to Fitz (Tony Goldwyn) and Olivia’s (Kerry Washington) happiness, she’s become so much more.
Tonight’s Scandal was a kind of origin story of sorts, which showed how Mellie became the frigid, political animal she is today. READ MORE
On today's Pop Confidential Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe, Melodie Aikels and Jenna Dorsi dish the latest twists and turns of the fall television season, including:
Is The Good Wife the best show on broadcast television? What is up with an evil Peter Pan on Once Upon a Time? Why is Jafar on Once Upon a Time in Wonderland? Is Olivia Pope's mother really dead on Scandal? Could Congresswoman Josephine Marcus (Lisa Kudrow) be Sarah Palin, but with a brain on the ABC sudser?
The Vampire Diaries has too many doppelgangers. Tyler crosses over to The Originals to go after Klaus. Downton Abbey gets another season. NBC wants to reboot Murder She Wrote. Is Dracula good, or do you find it boring?
What's up with Justin Bieber, tagging and whoring his way through Brazil?
All this and much more on today's Pop Confidential episode!
Jonathan Jackson doesn’t just play a musician on TV. He is one! The Nashville star has scored a record deal. Billboard is reporting Jackson has been signed to Loud & Proud Records.
On his singing on Nashville leading to this new success, Jackson said:
Being a part of a show like Nashville, [with] the music side of it, I knew from the very beginning that it was extremely important and that they were obviously putting a lot into it. […] It was pretty easy to see that at the least, I would get more exposure as a singer. READ MORE
Here's some fantastic news for fans of The CW's The Originals, The Tomorrow People and Reign. The broadcast netlet has ordered full season of all three freshman shows, citing their help in strengthening the schedule.
“In just a few seasons, we have built a much stronger primetime schedule. Our on-air ratings are up year to year, and our digital viewing continues to grow exponentially,” said Pedowitz. “We're excited about the creative momentum the producers have established for all three of our new series, and now our fans will have the chance to see the full stories unfold for them this season. With the additional episodes ordered, plus two new dramas and new reality for midseason, we’ll be able to continue our commitment to adding more original programming all year long.” READ MORE