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  1. Bill O’Reilly To Interview Donald Trump During Super Bowl Pregame

    01.17 / 18:23 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Fox has the Super Bowl this year, and sibling Fox News Channel said today that its primetime anchor Bill O’Reilly will interview Donald Trump during the pregame show, around 4 PM PT on February 5. The by-then president will tape the sit-down with his old pal at the White House earlier that day. Additional portions of the interview will air on FNC’s The O’Reilly Factor the following night and will be available in its entirely online. Trump will have been president for …
  2. Cinema Editors To Honor Thelma Schoonmaker & Janet Ashikaga

    01.17 / 17:46 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    The American Cinema Editors have selected Oscar winner Thelma Schoonmaker and Emmy winner Janet Ashikaga to receive the group’s Career Achievement awards during the 67th annual ACE Eddie Awards this month. Schoonmaker, a collaborator with Martin Scorsese since their first film together in 1967, has seven Oscar nominations and won for Raging Bull, The Aviator and The Departed. They most recently teamed on Silence, Scorsese’s passion project. Ashikaga’s credits among her…
  3. ‘The Comedian’ Exclusive Clip: Robert De Niro Meets The Parent – Harvey Keitel

    01.17 / 17:09 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Harvey Keitel imitating Robert De Niro – with De Niro watching none too pleased – adds more than a little history and subtext to this clip, exclusive to Deadline, from Taylor Hackford’s upcoming The Comedian. The impression itself? As De Niro indicates here, not too bad. “Let me do you!,” says Keitel’s Mac to De Niro’s Jackie. “I got you down.” The set-up: De Niro is a famous comedian trying to reinvent himself and leave his old TV …
  4. Brexit: Theresa May Unveils Long-Awaited Strategy, Confirms UK Leaving EU Single Market

    01.17 / 15:55 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Media coverage throughout the UK today was wall-to-wall as Prime Minister Theresa May finally revealed the government's 12-point plan for negotiating the country's exit from the European Union. After more than six months of speculation, the Conservative Party leader — who became Prime Minster last year after David Cameron resigned following a 51.1% to 48.9% Brexit vote on June 23 — said notably that the UK "cannot possibly" remain within the EU single market as staying in&…
  5. Jane Fonda & Dolly Parton To Present Lily Tomlin With SAG Life Achievement Award

    01.17 / 15:55 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    It will be a 9 to 5 reunion onstage later this month at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton will present Lily Tomlin with the SAG Life Achievement Award, an honor announced late last year, at the 23rd Annual SAG Awards on January 29. Tomlin will accept the award from her two long-time friends and co-conspirators in the 1980 feminist revenge comedy hit 9 to 5. Tomlin, who stars with Fonda in Netflix’s Grace and Frankie also is nominated for a…
  6. Univision & Televisa Merge Content Development And Production Efforts

    01.17 / 15:19 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Univision Holdings and Grupo Televisa are strengthening and expanding their relationship by unifying their respective content development and production efforts. Going forward, both companies will benefit from a single, integrated focus on the Hispanic audience in the United States and the domestic Mexican audience, as well as from potential cost synergies. As part of the initiative, Isaac Lee, who currently serves as the Chief News, Entertainment & Digital Officer…
  7. Steve Harvey-Hosted ‘Family Feud’ Hits Ratings High, Tops ‘Wheel Of Fortune’

    01.17 / 12:15 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Family Feud, the syndicated game show hosted by Steve Harvey, hit a ratings record high the first week of January, reaching a 7.6 and poised to become what its producers say is the first nationally syndicated TV series ever to increase its ratings for seven consecutive years. In a statement accompanying the ratings news, Jennifer Mullin, Co-CEO, FremantleMedia North America, praised the producing team and host. “Their passion,” she said, “coupled with the …
  8. Judd Apatow On Why He Won’t Do A Broadcast Show, ‘Freaks & Geeks’ Reboot

    01.17 / 04:16 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Judd Apatow did a couple of critically praised but short-lived broadcast series, including NBC’s Freaks & Geeks and Fox’s Undeclared, before he broke into features with hit comedies The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Knocked Up. As his film career has flourished, he also has kept his toe in TV as executive producer of HBO’s Girls and the upcoming Crashing and co-creator/executive producer of Netflix’s Love. Would he ever consider doing another broadcast…
  9. Glory Daze: Springsteen Cover Band Latest To Pull Out Of Trump Inauguration Event

    01.16 / 20:19 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    The B-Street Band, the Bruce Springsteen cover band that had been under fire for agreeing to play during a New Jersey inauguration gala for President-elect Donald Trump, has pulled out of the event. In a letter posted on a Springsteen fan site, the band, which had played the Garden State Presidential Inaugural Gala for the past two Barack Obama inaugurals, said it was exiting the gig out of respect for Springsteen, a vocal Trump critic. The band originally signed on …
  10. Fox News Brings Bob Beckel Back To ‘The Five’ Fold

    01.16 / 18:28 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    More than a year and a half after he was abruptly dumped by Fox News Channel, the prodigal political consultant has returned, with the cable newser announcing today that Bob Beckel is returning to the The Five beginning tonight. "Bob was missed by many fans of The Five and we're happy to welcome him back to the show,” said Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of 21st Century Fox and Fox News, in a low-key statement today. Added Beckel, the onetime Walter Mondale c…
  11. PBS To Document Scott Kelly After Historic Space Station Stay In ‘Beyond A Year In Space’ – TCA

    01.15 / 18:01 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    PBS will broadcast Beyond a Year in Space, follow-up documentary to 2016's A Year In Space special in November of 2017. The two specials, adapted from Time's original digital video series about astronaut Scott Kelly's 12-month stay on the International Space Station (ISS), explore the human limitations for space travel and what a mission to Mars will require. Beyond a Year in Space picks up where the first film left off: Scott Kelly's last day in space and return…
  12. ‘La La Land’ Twirls Past $50M Overseas; Shines With $132M Global Box Office

    01.15 / 16:47 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Lionsgate's seven-time Golden Globe winner and awards-season darling, La La Land, continues to hit the high notes with bright and shiny bows in key overseas markets this weekend. The offshore FSS frame was worth $17.8M to lift the international box office to $54.8M, including a stellar debut in the UK which topped the opening of Lionsgate’s own The Hunger Games. Domestically, La La is estimated to hit $77.1M through Monday (which includes the Martin Luther King…
  13. ‘SNL’ Takes On ‘The Bachelor’, Bearded And Brainless; “Shondra & Malik” Short Contin

    01.15 / 13:07 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Politics was absent from two of the better Saturday Night Live skits last night, unless we’re including sexual politics. The first, titled “Beard Hunk,” is a take-down of The Bachelor, with one vacuous female hopeful after another (“sorry, can I steal him for a sec?”) flirting for the attention of the equally vacant, no-prize dude of the title (Beck Bennett, with sculpted facial hair). “I have a twin sister and this is really hard to tell you,”…
  14. ‘The Son’: Pierce Bronsnan On His Return To Televison — TCA

    01.15 / 05:47 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Erstwhile Remington Steele actor Pierce Bronsnan will mark his return to television when AMC’s The Son premieres April 5 on the cable network, and air simultaneously on SundanceTV for its entire run. It’s Bronsnan first major television gig since his starring role on the 1982 NBC adventure dramedy that made him a name and – eventually, helped him land the role of James Bond. “I’ve been looking for something like this for the last 4 or 5 years,” said Br…
  15. Alec Baldwin & ‘SNL’ Take Full Advantage Of Trump “Golden Opportunity”

    01.15 / 05:10 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Did you really think Alec Baldwin could just hold it in? For Saturday Night Live‘s cold open tonight, the actor, reprising his Donald Trump, let loose with a cascade of pee jokes to zing the president-elect over those unconfirmed allegations of some very wet Russian hijinks. “I am going to bring back a thick stream of jobs to this country,” Baldwin’s Trump promised during a “rebroadcast” of the press conference from earlier this week. “This country …
  16. NBC Is Repeating 1978 Carrie Fisher ‘SNL’ Episode Tonight

    01.15 / 04:33 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    The force hasn’t been with very many of us since Carrie Fisher’s all-too-soon death last year of cardiac arrest at age 60, but NBC and Saturday Night Live tonight are adding a bit of it back. The network is paying tribute to Fisher tonight by re-airing the 1978 episode Fisher hosted – with musical guests the Blues Brothers. If you’re reading this on the East Coast or in the central time zone chances are you already know this, since it’s either over, or…
  17. ‘Better Call Saul’: Giancarlo Esposito “Honored To Be Back” As Gus Fring – TCA

    01.15 / 02:44 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    As foretold by that recently released new promo for Season 3 of Better Call Saul masqueraded as a TV ad for Los Pollos Hermanos – the fast-food place Breaking Bad fans remember was run by chicken king/drug lord Gus Fring – Giancarlo Esposito made a Loretta Young entrance during today’s TCA panel for Saul. “It’s great to be back with the family of filmmakers,” Esposito enthused after entering from the wings, and handing out boxes of Los Pollos Hermandos …
  18. AMC Sets Return Dates For ‘Better Call Saul’, ‘Badlands’ & ‘The Son’ Premiere —

    01.15 / 02:07 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    Today at TCA, AMC announced the return dates for hit series Better Call Saul and Into The Badlands, as well as the premiere for its upcoming collaboration with SundanceTV, The Son. Based on the best-selling, Pulitzer-finalist novel by Philipp Meyer, The Son will debut on on AMC and SundanceTV Saturday, April 8th with a two-hour premiere at 9:00 PM ET/PT. The ten-episode, one-hour drama will air on both networks during season one. The Son is a family saga spanning…
  19. ‘Portlandia’ Renewed For Eighth & Final Season By IFC -TCA

    01.15 / 01:31 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    IFC has renewed flagship comedy series Portlandia for Season 8, IFC president Jennifer Caserta announced at the top of the show’s TCA panel. “We are very proud of the show,” Caserta said. There had been speculation, and co-creator/star Fred Armisen had said that he and fellow co-creator/star Carrie Brownstein had envisioned the series as running for 8 seasons, but this is the first time the series’ end has been officially confirmed.Portlandia is executive produced…
  20. AMC Teaming With James Cameron On Docu-Series About The History Of Sci-Fi — TCA

    01.15 / 01:30 deadline.com Deadline.com - Lifestyle
    During the network’s TCA presentation, AMC announced today the greenlighting of a documentary series-look into the history of science fiction, from one of the most influential figures of the genre. James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction sees the legendary filmmaker behind The Terminator, Aliens, and Avatar exploring the evolution of science fiction from its cult beginnings in pulp to the engine for blockbuster film and television success it is today. Comprised of…