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  • Rihanna Says NFL/CBS Distorted Her ‘Thursday Night’ Involvement

    Sep 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *TMZ has more details about Rihanna’s tiff with the NFL and CBS, claiming neither party had the right to make it appear as if she was part of the Ravens/Steelers Thursday night pre-game show … and had no right to single her out when it was pulled. Sources connected with Rihanna tell TMZ she grew […]

  • CBS Pulls Rihanna’s NFL Intro for Good After She Trashes Network

    Sep 16, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *CBS’s decision to yank Rihanna’s intro to its inaugural broadcast of “Thursday Night Football” last week was explained by the network as too frivolous to follow the serious tone of its pre-game show covering the Ray Rice controversy. But, if you ask social media, CBS likely felt awkward presenting an artist whose own dealing with domestic […]

  • CCH Pounder Running ‘Ish As Usual in ‘NCIS: New Orleans’

    Sep 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *There must be something about CCH Pounder that screams authority. The actress left her mark as a detective in the critically-acclaimed FX series “The Shield.” She was a formidable presence as a district attorney last season on FX’s “Sons of Anarchy.” And later this month, she’ll join the newest, southernmost franchise of TV’s highest-rated drama, […]

  • Nicki Minaj Not Happy with CBS over ‘Fashion Rocks’ Performance (Watch)

    Sep 11, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *Nicki Minaj has blasted CBS for cutting parts of her “Fashion Rocks” performance on Tuesday night. The cautious network opted not to show her full twerk-tabulous “Anaconda” performance, instead turning the camera on audience members and panning out for wide shots when they feared Minaj’s butt-shaking routine was about to become too risque. Minaj tweeted […]

  • Halle Berry to Produce New Medical Drama for CBS

    Sep 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Halle Berry has just locked down another series at CBS – but unlike “Extant,” she’ll stay solely behind the camera. According to Deadline.com, Berry‘s 606 Films has sold the first project under its first-look deal at CBS TV Studios, teaming up with “House” executive producer Katie Jacobs for another medical drama with an unorthodox protagonist. […]

  • CBS to Plug NFL in Primetime Shows; How Far Will They Go?

    Sep 3, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Will CBS’ “Under the Dome” take on a whole new meaning once the NFL season begins Thursday? The Sept. 4 kickoff game between the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers will go down on NBC, but for the following seven weeks, Thursday’s games will belong exclusively to CBS, and network chief […]