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Another 'Full House' Alum Signs Up For Spinoff

May 29th, 2015 2:11pm EDT
Bob Saget Joins Netflix's 'Fuller House'
The "great" Bob Saget has joined the "Full House" spinoff "Fuller House," John Stamos confirmed on Twitter Thursday night.

Last but not least-best piece of casting yet. The great @bobsaget will be joining our show on @netfilx - this completes the perfect reunon!

— John Stamos (@JohnStamos) May 29, 2015

Fans commented on Twitter: "It wouldn't be full house without him!!!" "So excited I can't wait!! Grew up on Full House and still watch it every night!!" "I'm in tears," and "Awesome!! I'm so looking forward to watching #FullerHouse."

Saget isn't the only star who's coming back to the ...
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'Strike Back' Flashback: Season 1, Episode 5

May 29th, 2015 12:09pm EDT
'Strike Back' Flashback: The Worst Kind Of Family Business, Part
In "Cinemax Season 1, Episode 5," the Strike Back boys head to Darfur and collide with a very bad man named Gerald Crawford. We know he's bad, because he's portrayed by Iain Glen, whose best known roles include menacing Richard Armitage in Spooks and being the villain in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. Some people are just very good at playing bad.

Crawford's daughter, Dr. Clare Somersby (Laura Haddock, Guardians of the Galaxy and Da Vinci's Demons), is not so evil. She's working at a primary care clinic, which is the TV kiss of death (remember the Transporter: The Series episode "Beacon of Hope"...
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Did You Find The 'Aquarius' Premiere Boring?

May 29th, 2015 9:45am EDT
'Aquarius' Premiere Recap: Mulder And Manson Make For A Surprisi
This is a recap, not a review. But when has that ever stopped me from providing you, my one reader (hi, Ma!), with my opinion? Aquarius is kind of a bore. Yes, it's nice to see David Duchovny (hi, Fox Mulder!) back on network TV. The production values are high. The cinematography is suitably dingy for a cop show. The music budget must be astronomical because man, did they obtain every 60s song you can imagine. A dude even gets slashed by a razor to "Daydream Believer!" But the goings-on are kind of a bore. In a way, the Manson component hinders the show. They're fusing historical fact with ...
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Rutledge And George's Next Patient, A 1972 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ-40.

May 29th, 2015 9:08am EDT
'Lost In Transmission' Recap: 'Off Road Rust Bucket' - Anything
In the fourth episode of Lost in Transmission, Rutledge Wood and George Flanigen's next patient is a 1972 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ-40. But in "Off Road Rust Bucket," our boys are doing anything but cruising.

Amy is hoping that they can get the FJ-40 back in shape, so she can take her kids riding in it like her father did with her. But it hasn't run in some 20 years, and as the episode title indicates, it's got plenty of rust inside and out. "Something was living in this at some point," Rutledge comments as they survey the carcass. Ever the optimist, he still thinks they can do the job for $2...
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'Wayward Pines' - Our Town, Our Law

May 29th, 2015 8:45am EDT
'Wayward Pines' Recap: Season 1 Episode 3 'Our Town, Our Law'
The last Wayward Pines' episode proved that things can get a whole lot worse than you think, and really quickly.

Beverly broke a major rule on last week's Wayward Pines, and we saw the severity of going against the town's rules. Now Ethan Burke must fight his way out of town or accept these rules. In last night's episode, Ethan continued his plan to leave Wayward Pines, but he discovered that the town may answer to an even more dangerous authority than Pope.

This episode of Wayward Pines opened up right after Beverly's execution. Sheriff Pope then makes everyone in town recite the rules...
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Tracy Morgan Highway Crash Lawsuit Finally Over?

May 28th, 2015 12:24pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan has finally settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash in 2014 that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured.

Reportedly, a confidential settlement was reached by both sides in the case. "Wal-Mart did right by me and my family, and for my associates and their families. I am grateful that the case was resolved amicably."

"Wal-Mart and I worked diligently to reach this settlement for the plaintiffs and their families," Morgan's lawyer, Benedict Morelli, said in a statement. "Wal-Mart took full responsibility for the accident, which we grea...
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A Conversation With 'The Voice' Winner Sawyer Fredericks

May 28th, 2015 12:04pm EDT
Sawyer Fredericks After 'The Voice':  What's Next For The Winner
Congratulations, you've just won The Voice...now what? That's the question in front of teenage folk singing phenom Sawyer Fredericks, who took home the title for Team Pharrell last week and now has a whole (hopefully long) career in front of him.

Sawyer took time out of his increasingly busy schedule to chat with us last week about his reaction to winning and what we should expect to hear from him in the future. But firstly, has what just happened even sunk in yet?

"I don't think it fully has," he laughed. "I think once I have a little bit of downtime, it will."

Although his fellow final...
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TLC To Spawn A Spinoff Series?

May 28th, 2015 11:09am EDT
Does TLC Have A Duggar Spinoff In The Works?
A spinoff series starring "19 Kids and Counting" sisters Jill Duggar and Jessa Duggar may become a reality in a way to keep the Duggar brand active.

In wake of the Josh Duggar molestation controversy, the network is rumored to be doing major damage control and one way to keep the wildly popular series on the table would be to focus on the Duggar girls.

Reportedly, TLC has been working behind-the-scenes to focus a series on Jill and Jessa Duggar's new roles as wives and mothers.

"The show had begun to focus more and more on the next generation of Duggars, anyway, mainly Jill and Jessa an...
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Mama June Angry Over TLC's Double Standards

May 27th, 2015 1:13pm EDT
Mama June Angry Over TLC's Double Standards For Not Cancelling '
"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star June Shannon is angry over TLC's double standards, stating that the network treated her family more harshly than the Duggar clan.

TLC cancelled the wildly popular series "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" after it was revealed that "Mama" June had rekindled her relationship with convicted sex offender Mark McDaniel. McDaniel was arrested and served 10 years for molesting Shannon's daughter Anna Cardwell.

"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" was cancelled hours after the scandal broke, while "19 Kids and Counting" has only had scheduled programming of the series cancelled.

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A Conversation With 'The Voice' Second Place Finisher Meghan Linsey

May 27th, 2015 12:02pm EDT
Meghan Linsey After 'The Voice': 'I've Always Sung This Way'
Our The Voice retrospective interviews continue with second place finisher Meghan Linsey, who represented Team Blake in the finals and also reinvented herself from one half of a country duo into one heck of a soul singer. How does it feel for Meghan now that the season is over?

"It feels really good to be back," she told us. "I slept in my bed last night and I feel like I'm coming out on the other side of all this and it's starting to sink in.

"It's interesting," Meghan added with a laugh. "I sang with Kelly Clarkson on Tuesday night and I don't think I really realized I sang with Kelly C...
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