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Going inside Big Bird, a film takes wing with Caroll Spinney

NEW YORK (AP) — He has lent body and soul to a certain 8-foot-tall 6-year-old for nearly half a century, all the while hidden from sight.<p>Now Caroll …

Elementary: “The One That Got Away”

Our lives are broken up into arcs: we move between cities, switch from job to job, and transition from one highly serialized television drama to …

Study Links Watching TV, Television to Increased Depression

We've <i>all</i> got our must-watch shows (I am really, <i>really</i> woefully behind on most of mine; TiVo says I have three <i>Glee</i> episodes to watch). A recent study linked too much-TV time to an increased risk of dying earlier (yay...), but now another one has suggested that binge-watching television may also have …

'Scandal' Season 4, Episode 10: Possibly the most intense episode ever

One way to describe Thursday's return of <i>Scandal</i> is heart-poundingly intense. It gets our hopes up and plays ping-pong with our emotions.<p>One moment …

TV

Law & Order is sending Ice-T to investigate Gamergate-style harassment

The Gamergate movement, irrecoverably linked to the online harassment of women in the games industry, has drawn the ire of Joss Whedon, Patton Oswalt, Seth Rogen, and a number of other celebrities. But people who doxx, SWAT, and threaten women on the internet are set to face their biggest challenge …

Saying Goodbye To 'Parenthood' Is The Biggest Tear-Jerker Of All

<i>For the last of our goodbye "Parenthood" posts, HuffPost Entertainment editors Lauren Duca and Lily Karlin sat down to review the series finale and final season as a whole, while feeling all the feelings and crying all the tears.</i> <b>Spoilers below.</b><p><b>Lauren Duca:</b> I actually can't believe "Parenthood" is …

‘Parenthood’ Series Finale Review: One Last Ugly Cry With the Bravermans

How an emotional, pitch-perfect series finale cemented this special show in our hearts. A tear-soaked homage to TV’s most perfect, most underrated …

Parenthood Series Finale: The Bravermans Say Goodbye

Admit it, everyone has wanted to be part of the Braverman clan at some point.<p>Not because they had it all together – because they definitely didn’t. …

Chris Rock: The Rolling Stone Interview

As Chris Rock would be the first to tell you, stand-up comedy brilliance doesn’t necessarily translate to movie stardom. Onstage, Rock is a virtuoso …

Comedy

Aaron Sorkin signs off from TV ... maybe

It was just after 11:30 a.m. when Aaron Sorkin rose from the hulking leather club chair in his office to light a cigarette and announce his retirement from television.<p>The man known for dexterous, incisive dialogue was taking a break from the throes of production on the third and final season of …

TV

Mom Who Urges Toys R Us Not To Carry ‘Breaking Bad’ Toys May Not Be Completely Insane

When organizations like “One Million Moms” get a bug up their ass about Ryan Murphy shows, Walruses kissing in a Skittles ad, or the alleged beastiality in Geico ads, they give parent advocacy groups a terrible name. For the most part, that’s just straight-up bigotry, intolerance, or stupidity.<p>But …

How I Met Your Mother's Alternate Ending Merely Trades One Problem for Another

<i>How I Met Your Mother</i>'s series finale cut me deep, but the ninth and final season was released on DVD and Blu-ray this week, and despite the betrayal …

Watch Alison Brie and Jennifer Lawrence in a Terrible ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Parody

There are a lot of jokes about vaginas in this <i>Buffy the Vampire Slayer</i> parody, tragically titled <i>Muffy the Vampire Slayer</i>. It’s an excerpt from 2007’s</i> …

Entertainment

GRIMM GOSSIP: David Giuntoli, Bree Turner, Silas Weir Mitchell, Reggie Lee, Claire Coffee and Sasha Roiz Talk Season 4

Are Friday’s not the same without brand new episdoe of GRIMM to brighten your day? Well, turn that frown upsidedown because we here at …

Exclusive Suits Sneak Peek: Never Ask Harvey for Time Off (Sorry, Rachel)

Gabriel Macht<p>It's all work and no play when you're working for Harvey Specter.<p>On Wednesday's <i>Suits</i> (9/8c, USA), Rachel (Meghan Markle), overwhelmed …

Comcast 'Embarrassed' Over Employee's Treatment of Customer Trying to Cancel Service (Audio)

AOL executive Ryan Block posted an eight-minute recording online of a customer service rep who "had gotten so condescending and unhelpful, I felt …

Customer Service

News Briefs: Carter Bays Denies Reports That How I Met Your Dad Is Still Alive

<b>SECOND VERSE, SAME AS THE FIRST</b><p>... <b>UPDATE:</b> <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> co-creator Carter Bays has taken to Twitter to refute an earlier report from TV Line …

Casey Kasem: From 'Shebang!' to Shaggy and beyond

Casey Kasem died Sunday, after a long career in broadcasting, from a disease that had already robbed him of the ability to speak.<p>He was a voice, foremost, but he was also a familiar face: A set of white teeth he kept on display like a row of medals in a smile perennially open-mouthed, as if he were …

Castle's Captor, a Scandal-ous Successor and 24 More Homes for Cancelled Shows' Stars

Upfronts brought with it a slew of cancellations, which means many of TVLine’s favorite stars are now without regular TV gigs. So we thought we’d …

Comedy Central Picks Stephen Colbert Replacement (Exclusive)

UPDATED: Larry Wilmore will host a new weeknight show, "The Minority Report With Larry Wilmore," set to premiere in January.<p>Comedy Central has found …

Comedy

Fall TV Preview: Your Guide to What's New!

As one season wraps, another is already on the horizon. The broadcast networks have started to unveil their lineups for the 2014-15 TV smorgasbord, …

Grimm The Inheritance Review: No Grimm Is an Island

Josh, the devoid-of-Grimm-superpowers freak in his family, inadvertently raised an interesting point during his mad hunt for Nick in "The …

15 TV Pilots We Hope Get Made Into Series (2014 Edition)

Matt Ryan as John Constantine, the titular lead character of NBC's <i>Constantine</i> pilot.<p>Pilot season is all around us! This time of year, you can't even …

ARROW Post-Mortem: EP Andrew Kreisberg Weighs In on the Events in "The Man Under the Hood"

As promised, this week’s episode of ARROW was a non-stop thrill-ride. It began with Oliver (Stephen Amell), Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards), Diggle …

'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' First Look: Maria Hill Returns

Marvel's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' had an hour to catch its breath in this past week's "Providence," following the game-changing events of 'Captain …

First Look: 'The Truth Comes Out' On The New Season Of Teen Mom 2

MTV Shows<p>Get the latest on MTV Shows like Teen Wolf, Awkward, Teen Mom and reality TV classics such as Beavis and Butt-head and The Hills. Visit …

'Scandal's' Scott Foley Defends B613, Warns of 'Explosive,' 'Deadly' Season Finale

The actor behind Command tells THR that Jake will always protect the Republic -- even if given the chance to stand in the sun with Olivia.<p><b>Scott Foley</b> …

Track Down

The Originals The Big Uneasy Review: Party Foul

Set-up is hard. Last summer when Mama said she was getting married again, I promised her the biggest and best wedding ever. For weeks on end I worked …

This Website Calculates How Much Of Your Life Has Been Spent Watching TV

If you're the kind of person who binge-watches an entire series on Netflix or sets the DVR to record multiple shows every night, you might be considered a TV addict (don't worry, you won't find any judgement here!).<p>Thanks to a new website floating around the Internet, you can find out just how …

How I Met Your Mother: The 12 Best Musical Moments

How I Met Your Mother<p>If there's one thing <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> loves more than dragging out Ted and The Mother's meet-cute, it's musical numbers. …