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Warner Bros. Records signs Duran Duran to global recording contract
Fri, Mar 27th 2015 10:50 am
Warner Bros. Records announced today it has signed a global recording contract with international superstars Duran Duran.
'The X-Files' returns to FOX
Tue, Mar 24th 2015 01:40 pm
David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson to reprise their roles as FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.
'The Voice': Keep an eye on Caitlin, Kelsie and Sawyer
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 04:50 pm
As NBC's "The Voice" draws closer to live shows, three singers have emerged as frontrunners for this season's crown. Following the first "Battle Round," two-chair turns Caitlin Caporale and Kelsie May and four-chair turn Sawyer Fredericks stood atop the field of 32 performers.
'The Voice': India and Clinton provide Best. 'Battle.' Ever.
Mon, Mar 23rd 2015 04:05 pm
There's no doubt the first "Battle Round" is the hardest stage of "The Voice." Each singer is paired with another and asked to both overtake and harmonize with the other person.
'Grimm': Surprise, Nick! Juliette's a Hexenbiest
Fri, Mar 20th 2015 07:45 pm
So, yeah, Juliette's a Hexenbiest. Surprise!
'Grimm': Reggie Lee promises more conflict ahead
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 02:15 pm
Though "Grimm" could technically be classified as a procedural (albeit one with big mythological weapons and even bigger, monstrous bad guys), Reggie Lee said the show has one big advantage over "bad guy of the week" crime-fighting series.
Wocka! Wocka! Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear star in Disney Junior's 'Muppet Moments'
Tue, Mar 17th 2015 05:05 pm
Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and other beloved Muppets star in Disney Junior's "Muppet Moments," a new short-form series of amusing conversations between Muppets and young kids about everyday topics such as "apologies," "favorite foods" and "manners."
Amanda Schull, '12 Monkeys' break the mold of series television
Thu, Mar 12th 2015 05:55 pm
Syfy's "12 Monkeys" bounces back and forth between decades with reckless abandonment - rewriting the storyline over and over again in the process. Such plot twists make it impossible to predict what will happen next, thereby making the show hard to miss.
Syfy renews '12 Monkeys'
Thu, Mar 12th 2015 05:25 pm
"12 Monkeys" has reached 15 million viewers and is trending upward week-to-week.
'The Voice': Meet Army standout Jeremy Gaynor
Mon, Mar 9th 2015 04:50 pm
West Point Band's male lead vocalist Jeremy Gaynor came onto NBC's hit reality series ready to rock and roll.
Kenny G to perform live at Historic Riviera Theatre
Mon, Mar 9th 2015 11:35 am
The Historic Riviera Theatre and Performing Arts Center announces Kenny G will perform live at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9. The concert is presented by Wave FM. Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, March 13.
Interview: Garth Brooks picks Buffalo
Thu, Mar 5th 2015 07:30 pm
Garth Brooks handpicked Buffalo for his first tour in more than a decade.
'Step Back' producer, guitarist Paul Nelson remembers his friend, Johnny Winter
Thu, Mar 5th 2015 10:15 am
Seven months after his passing, blues guitarist Johnny Winter finally claimed the one thing that eluded him during his 55-year career: a Grammy Award.
'The Voice': Meghan Linsey is back, aiming to be better than ever
Mon, Mar 2nd 2015 01:55 pm
28-year-old Nashville singer Meghan Linsey won CMT's reality series "Can You Duet" in 2009 with her twosome Steel Magnolia. She scored a record deal - and even opened for "Voice" coach Blake Shelton.
'The Voice': Meet Sawyer Fredericks
Mon, Mar 2nd 2015 01:00 pm
Fans of "The Voice" met Sawyer Fredericks Monday. The 15-year-old Fultonville singer closed the season eight premiere with a cover of the American folk song "I'm a Man of Constant Sorrow." His four-chair-turn performance was previewed on "Today" and online.
'The Voice': Adam Levine finally fields a team
Sun, Mar 1st 2015 12:30 pm
NBC's hit singing competition "The Voice" began with a running joke wherein no performers selected coach Adam Levine in season eight's first three hours. Of course, Adam has won "The Voice" twice. He had three of last season's final four competitors and he typically nets the most four-chair-turn artists. He's obviously qualified.
Chris Musial named VP, general manager of WBBZ-TV
Thu, Feb 26th 2015 04:00 pm
WBBZ-TV owner Phil Arno announced Chris Musial is the new vice president and general manager of WBBZ-TV.
NBC launches first-ever digital talk show 'Beyond A.D.' to serve as a companion to 'A.D. The Bible Continues'
Thu, Feb 26th 2015 04:00 pm
"Beyond A.D.," the first-ever NBC Entertainment digital talk show companion series, will launch Sunday, April 12, just one week following the premiere of "A.D. The Bible Continues" (9 p.m., Sunday, April 5).
Watch Echosmith's 'Bright' music video
Thu, Feb 26th 2015 04:00 pm
Echosmith is gearing up to perform their new single "Bright" on the Friday episode of "LIVE! with Kelly and Michael," and again March 2 on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."
Niagara Falls nets national coverage for snow, ice
Wed, Feb 25th 2015 04:35 pm
Though the snow and ice in Niagara Falls has grown tiresome for residents, it's drawn the amusement of people around the country. The frozen falls was featured across a series of national news outlets last week, including "Today" and "Nightly News" on NBC and "Good Morning America" on ABC.
ABC announces 'Dancing with the Stars' 10th anniversary celebrity cast
Tue, Feb 24th 2015 02:45 pm
The 10th anniversary celebrity cast of "Dancing with the Stars" is strapping on its ballroom shoes and getting ready for the first dance Monday, March 16 (8-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Oscars: 'Birdman' bests 'Boyhood'
Mon, Feb 23rd 2015 11:35 am
"Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" took Best Picture at the 87th Academy Awards.
Meet the 'American Idol XIV' top 24 semifinalists
Sat, Feb 21st 2015 01:40 am
"American Idol" auditions came to a dramatic end Thursday, as judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. revealed their remaining picks for the top 24 semifinalists. It will now be up to America to vote for their favorites as the semifinalists head to Detroit for the first voting shows of the season.
Watch Echosmith's video for new single 'Bright'
Thu, Feb 12th 2015 03:45 pm
"Bright," the new single from alt-pop breakout band Echosmith, is already making waves at radio, and now MTV.com and VH1.com have premiered the accompanying music video.
Howie Mandel, Mel B and Heidi Klum join Howard Stern as returning judges for 10th anniversary season of 'America's Got Talent'
Thu, Feb 12th 2015 02:35 pm
Howie Mandel, Mel B and Heidi Klum will return as judges to NBC's top-rated summer competition series "America's Got Talent," joining previously announced judge Howard Stern.
'Grimm' raises over $310,000 for Portland's OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital with 'Grimm Gala'
Wed, Feb 11th 2015 02:05 pm
NBC's "Grimm" cast hosted the "Grimm Gala" Saturday in Portland, Oregon, where the hit drama is set and filmed, to establish the Grimmster Endowment for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital.
NBC renews dramas 'The Blacklist,' 'Chicago Fire,' 'Chicago P.D.,' Law & Order: SVU,' 'Grimm'
Thu, Feb 5th 2015 03:20 pm
NBC has announced it is renewing dramas "The Blacklist" (season three), "Chicago Fire" (season four), "Chicago P.D." (season three), "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (season 17) and "Grimm" (season five) for the 2015-16 season.
Super Bowl XLIX on NBC is most-watched show in U.S. television history
Mon, Feb 2nd 2015 07:05 pm
114.4 million watched Patriots-Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX, topping last year's Super Bowl by 2.2 million.
Big in Buffalo: NBC claims highest Super Bowl overnight rating ever
Mon, Feb 2nd 2015 12:00 pm
Super Bowl XLIX, which featured the New England Patriots' thrilling 28-24 victory over the defending champion Seattle Seahawks in one of the greatest Super Bowls ever, delivered the highest Super Bowl metered market rating in history with a 49.7/72 overnight rating/share on NBC, according to data released today by The Nielsen Company.
Interview: Megan Boone is key to 'Blacklist' bliss
Sat, Jan 31st 2015 07:45 pm
So what else do "Alias" and "The Blacklist" have in common? A magnetic main character played by an equally compelling actress.
12 similarities between Super Bowl lead-outs 'Alias' and 'The Blacklist'
Sat, Jan 31st 2015 07:45 pm
Tomorrow night, NBC will give its post-Super Bowl timeslot to "The Blacklist." ABC, 12 years ago, awarded its big-game "prime time" to another action-packed government conspiracy series.
'Grimm' star Sasha Roiz talks 'Grimmster Endowment' funding for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Fri, Jan 30th 2015 07:00 pm
"Grimm's" Captain Sean Renard is a monstrous half-Zauberbiest, but the actor who plays him is a generous philanthropist.
Toma Dobrosavljevic loses 171 pounds to become 'The Biggest Loser'
Fri, Jan 30th 2015 10:00 am
Toma Dobrosavljevic, a 33-year-old senior project manager from Addison, Illinois, became "The Biggest Loser" and won $250,000 on Thursday's live season 16 finale on NBC.
Donald Trump to announce winner of NBC's 'The Celebrity Apprentice' on live two-hour telecast
Mon, Jan 26th 2015 05:00 pm
Donald Trump, executive producer and star of NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice," will announce the season 14 winner in a live television event from New York City Monday, Feb. 16 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT).
FOX: Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens to star as Sandy and Rizzo in 'Grease: Live'
Sat, Jan 17th 2015 03:30 pm
Fox Broadcasting Company and Paramount Television announced today superstar singers, dancers and actresses Julianne Hough ("Safe Haven," "Dancing with the Stars") and Vanessa Hudgens ("High School Musical") have been cast in leading roles in "Grease: Live" (working title).
NBC signs development deal with musical legend Dolly Parton
Fri, Jan 16th 2015 02:35 pm
NBC has signed a development deal with Dolly Parton, one of the most honored female country musicians of all time and an American icon.
Syfy, The Asylum announce Ian Ziering and Tara Reid will star in 'Sharknado 3'
Thu, Jan 15th 2015 01:30 pm
Syfy and The Asylum today announced the original "Sharknado" survivors will return for the most epic shark attack yet! Ian Ziering and Tara Reid will reunite for the global pop culture sensation "Sharknado 3," reprising their roles as Fin and April, respectively.
Oscar nominations announced
Thu, Jan 15th 2015 09:25 am
Actor Chris Pine and Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the major Oscar nominations at a live news conference this morning at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.
Niagara Now: The weight of (Jimmy Fallon's) words
Tue, Jan 13th 2015 01:40 pm
The social media campaign #FallinforFallon is designed to show Jimmy Fallon just how great he would look with our attractions as his backdrop.
USA Network, YMCA Buffalo Niagara form special partnership to engage youth
Fri, Jan 9th 2015 05:10 pm
YMCA Buffalo Niagara is pleased to be a part of USA Network's fourth annual "Characters Unite" documentary.