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Stephen Colbert Tapped To Replace David Letterman

When last week David Letterman announced his pending retirement from CBS’s The Late Show, speculation ran rampant on possible replacements but I can honestly say I didn’t see this one coming… CBS has announced just minutes ago that Stephen Colbert …

First Teaser For Super-Hot Halle Berry Sci-Fi Show, Extant

Mickey Fisher’s script for Extant’s pilot become a real hot commodity, sparking a genuine bidding war amongst the US TV networks. In the end, CBS stumped up for a 13 episode order and work got underway at Amblin TV.

Ron Burgundy Tops The Local News In North Dakota

In what may be the boldest viral marketing move yet, Will Ferrell took to the airwaves as his Anchorman character Ron Burgundy… and anchored the news. Ferrell sat in on local CBS affiliate KXNews of Bismark, North Dakota and did stories …

JJ Abrams And CBS Make Not Entirely Contradictory Statements On Your Chances Of Seeing A Star Trek TV Series

Yet more chat about the possibility, however slight, of Star Trek coming back to the small screen.

Charles Soule’s Letter 44 In Talks To Be A Network TV Series

You know I like Letter 44, the new Oni Press book by Charles Soule and Alberto Alburquerque. I talked about it here quite a lot.

Bob Orci Says He’s Had A Meeting With CBS About Bringing Star Trek Back To TV

There is definitely a vocal fanbase that believes Star Trek should be on our TV screens again, whether or not that’s in parallel to or instead of the ongoing movie series.

One Minute Trailer For Under The Dome

This is the longest preview we’ve had so far, though some of the footage is familiar.

New Trailer For Stephen King’s Under The Dome, TV Style

Check out Brian K. Vaughan and Stephen King’s riff on that classic Simpsons movie plot line.

Under The Dome Set Video – Cows Chopped In Half, Planes Up In Flames

Yep, they do half-cows on network TV now, you know. I guess Damien Hurst took the curse off it.

Under The Dome To Premiere June 24th, Will Have Superbowl Ads

Like The Simpsons Movie but live action-ier.

Big Bang Theory And Women In Comic Shops – Tuesday Trending Topics

CBS’s promotion for Big Bang Theory‘s new episode this week has been running an… eyebrow-raising promo. “And the girls go… where no woman has gone before…” The comic shop apparently. Because women, or girls, just don’t go there. Ever. Until now, according …

New Twilight Zone TV Series In The Works, Bryan Singer Attached

The greatest anthology series in the history of TV is on its way back to the screen.

Under The Dome TV Adaptation Dropped By Showtime And Picked Up By CBS For Next Summer

They’re still under there.

So They Made Watson A Woman On Elementary For The Sexual Tension With Sherlock, Right?

Wrong. Well, mainly wrong. Or… okay, no. You were right.

First Trailer For US Sherlock Holmes Show Elementary And Official Blurb

Looking pretty good, I think.

US Version Of Modern Day Sherlock Holmes Gets The Green Light

Without any involvement from Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss or the makers of the BBC’s Sherlock, a show built on essentially the same principles is in the works for US TV. I reported on it before, saying: Sherlock has proven to …

Did The Parent Companies Of Marvel And DC Create The Piracy They Now Condemn?

There’s a conspiracy theory going around courtesy of one Mike Mozart that alleges that the very backers of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) legislation actually created the very piracy they are now trying to combat, as some nefarious money making/power …

Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh #117: Vigilantes Of Interest

Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool; I hardly watch US network crime shows anymore because I find most of them to be generic shit (This is different from cable shows that don’t need to follow old formulae and can push …