Tag Archives: Cheers

Kelly Ripa to host the “10th Annual TV Land Awards”

The “TV Land Awards 2012,” honoring classic television, film and music icons, will return to New York City and be hosted by Kelly Ripa (nationally syndicated talk show “LIVE! With Kelly”), it was announced today by Larry W. Jones, president, TV Land. Ripa previously hosted the show in 2007. [...]

Kelsey Grammer to Host 64th Annual DGA Awards

HollywoodNews.com: Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford today announced that director/actor/producer Kelsey Grammer will host the 64th Annual DGA Awards on Saturday, January 28, 2012 in the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles. “We’re thrilled to welcome Kelsey Grammer as the host of the DGA Awards,” Hackford[...]

Rhea Perlman will play Kirstie Alley’s mother-in-law on “The Manzanis”

HollywoodNews.com: It’s interesting that Rhea Perlman is playing the mother-in-law of Kirstie Alley’s character in ABC’s “The Manzanis” pilot, since in real life, Kirstie is 60 and her former “Cheers” cast mate, Rhea. is a little less than three years older. It appears Kirstie is playing younger than herself[...]

Ted Danson the new leader at CBS’ “CSI”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The casting mystery has been solved. Ted Danson has been named Laurence Fishburne’s replacement on CBS’ original “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” Danson, who has won Emmy and Golden Globe trophies for his television contributions, will play “the new CSI supervisor for the grave shift after heading the crime[...]

Kirstie Alley has former ‘Cheers’ star’s support on ‘DWTS’

HollywoodNews.com: Kirstie Alley has continued on with ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and while the competition is getting stiff, her former ‘Cheers’ costar believes in her. Ted Danson thinks that Alley may be the one to beat considering her reputation as a dancer, states PopEater. “She was a great dancer on ‘Cheers.’[...]

Kelsey Grammer could be a free man for $50 million

HollywoodNews.com: It seems Kelsey Grammer will have quite a bit to lose in his divorce from Camille Grammer since there was no prenuptial agreement from the start. Kelsey and Camille reportedly brought in about $100 million during their 13 years together which means that it could be split evenly through the[...]

Outsourced: Cast of NBC’s New Comedy at PaleyFest

By Fred Topel HollywoodNews.com: Whenever NBC launches a new comedy on Thursday night it’s a big deal. This is the night where The Cosby Show, Cheers, Seinfeld and Friends ruled. Outsourced is the new show joining The Office, 30 Rock and Community until Parks and Recreation comes back. Can it be[...]

Can ‘The Office’ survive without Steve Carell?

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Is it the end for the folks at Dunder Mifflin? Steve Carell says he wants to leave “The Office” after next season, the seventh — and maybe the last. Without Michael Scott, NBC and the show’s producers will have to decide whether they can replace Carell and go on.[...]

Tony Awards nominate Kelsey Grammar, Viola Davis

By Roger Friedman Rhoda Morgenstern has finally gotten her great citation. Valerie Harper, very deservedly, has been nominated for a Tony Award for Lead Actress in a Play, in “Looped.” It’s a nice vindication. She won’t win; that distinction will go to Viola Davis, in “Fences.” But still: Harper is in[...]

Bebe Neuwirth talks about her role in Broadway’s “The Addams Family”

By Greg Hernandez Bebe Neuwirth is back on Broadway in the original musical The Addams Family in the role of Morticia. Reviews for the show, which also stars Nathan Lane, have been mixed but Bebe has gotten solid notices and the box office numbers are stellar. Although best known as television’s Lilith on[...]