Check It!: TV Shows Renewed for 2018-19 Seasons

What’s coming back and what’s getting cancelled? Here is a list of shows renewed through the 2018-19 season, and in some cases beyond that. Some cable and streaming shows listed below may air their next seasons in the first half of 2018. BROADCAST “48 Hours” (CBS) “60 Minutes” (CBS) “9-1-1” (FOX) “The $100,000 Pyramid” (ABC) […]

Musicians Honor Elton John During CBS Special

Shop Avon Online 24/7     Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook NEW YORK — Lady Gaga, John Legend, Ed Sheeran and Maren Morris are just some of the music stars set to honor Elton John’s legendary career spanning five decades on ELTON JOHN: I’M STILL STANDING – A GRAMMY SALUTE. […]

Elton John To Be Honored At GRAMMY Salute Concert

    Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook How do you celebrate a career as illustrious as that of the great Elton John? With a star-studded concert, of course. “Elton John: I’m Still Standing — A GRAMMY Salute” will air April 10 on CBS and features performances by some of music’s biggest […]

Five Places That Should Give ‘Last Man Standing’ a Home

  Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook         Reprinted with permission Despite hope that “Last Man Standing,” the popular and right-of-center sitcom, those talks have reportedly broken down due to production costs. After it was very questionably , “Last Man Standing” has had fans for someone to give new life to […]

James Corden to Host 2018 Grammy Awards

James Corden will host the Grammy Awards in 2018. The 38-year-old talk show host first took over as presenter of the glitzy award show earlier this year, and it has now been revealed that bosses were so impressed with his performance he’s been hired to reprise his role for next year’s ceremony. James – who […]

CBS Rolling Out 6 New Shows This Fall, Including a Prequel to ‘The Big Bang Theory’

Los Angeles Times Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency CBS is looking to keep its status as television’s most-watched network with a 2017-18 fall slate that will launch six new programs, including a spinoff of its biggest comedy hit, “The Big Bang Theory.” CBS is using “The Big Bang Theory” — the most popular […]

Celine Dion Dazzles As She Honors the Legendary Bee Gees

Douglas Barclay On Sunday night, CBS aired “Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Bee Gees,” a tribute to the iconic ’70s pop group that was filmed in February, 2017. One of the evening’s performers was pop singer, Celine Dion. Dion serenaded the crowd and Barry Gibb, the last surviving member of the Bee Gees. […]

The Glorious Corner: The Rolling Stones, Boston Drummer Dies, Eliza Dushku Joins CBS’ “Bull”, Micky Dolenz in NYC and More!

G.H. Harding  STONES OLE — The Rolling Stones’ recent concert movie Olé Olé Olé! A TripAcross Latin America is coming to home video. The film, which played theaters for one night only back in December will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on May 26. Seven bonus tracks, totaling about 50 minutes, will be added to the movie for […]

Big Bang Theory Spin-Off Given the Green Light By CBS

A ‘Big Bang Theory‘ spin-off has officially been given the green light. Speculation about a program following Sheldon Cooper’s early life has been circulating for months, and US television network CBS has now officially confirmed that a new show will centre on the fictional theoretical physicist’s days at high school in Texas. A full series […]

Oprah Winfrey Joins CBS’ ’60 Minutes’ as a Special Contributor

Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency    Oprah Winfrey is joining the CBS newsmagazine “60 Minutes” as a contributor. The talk show host, actress, cable network owner and producer will appear in several segments a year on the program starting this fall, CBS News announced Tuesday. “I’ve been a big admirer […]

Star Trek’ Fan Film Guidelines Released, ‘Axanar’ Team Responds To ‘Draconian’ Rules

Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook.   Displayed with permission from iDigital Times   CBS and Paramount Pictures have released their promised guidelines for fan films. In the wake of the contentious Axanar lawsuit Star Trek Beyond director Justin Lin pressured the two studios in control of Star Trek to both drop their lawsuit against the big-budget fan film production (it’s […]

Fall TV 2016: Every New Series Coming to ABC, CBS, The CW, FOX and NBC—Updated

  Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook. Order from Avon Online   Here are all the new shows the broadcast networks have ordered for 2016-17. As of posting time, this list is obviously a work in progress; it will be updated as more pickups are made. ABC (New series trailers) Drama “Conviction”: A former first daughter and […]

CBS Newsman Morley Safer of “60 Minutes” and Vietnam War Reporting Fame Dies at 84

  Show the love! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook.     Morley Safer, the CBS Newsman who changed war reporting forever, when he showed GIs burning the huts of Vietnamese villagers, went on to become the iconic 60 MINUTES correspondent whose stylish stories on America’s most-watched news program made him one of television’s most enduring stars, died […]

Supergirl and The Flash Much Anticipated Crossover Episode To Air March 28th

A  huge TV event is growing closer! The Flash is taking part  in a crossover so big he be leaping between universes and TV networks just  to do it! Fans have been waiting  for The Flash to join Supergirl in an upcoming episode of the CBS series. The title of the most anticipated  Supergirl  episode […]

Supergirl Picked Up for Full Season!

  Supergirl will remain airborne through (at least) Spring 2016. CBS on Monday ordered an additional seven episodes of Greg Berlanti’s super-fun DC drama, bringing its Season 1 total to 20 episodes. Although that’s technically two episodes shy of a traditional full-season order, CBS is calling it a “full season” pickup. Supergirl premiered in October with 13 million viewers and a 3.1 rating, tying NBC’s Blindspot as […]

New Star Trek Series To Premiere January 2017

CBS Television Studios announced today it will launch a totally new Star Trek television series in January 2017. The new series will blast off with a special preview broadcast on the CBS Television Network. The premiere episode and all subsequent first-run episodes will then be available exclusively in the United States on CBS All Access, the Network’s digital […]

CBS’ ‘Supergirl’ Soars on Premiere Night as Fall’s Biggest Debut

(THR)—One of the fall’s most anticipated premieres was also one of its last. CBS’ Supergirl finally made its entry to the schedule on Monday night, and network brass likely think it was worth the wait. In a onetime-only time slot of 8:30 p.m., the one-hour premiere averaged a strong 3.2 rating among adults 18-49 and 12.9 million […]