Archive for the ‘Tv News’ Category

TV’s longest-running soap opera “Corrie” hits 50

On Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

(Reuters Life!) – A devastating tram crash and a violent explosion leaving major characters fighting for their lives are two of the nail-biting scenes marking the 50th birthday of television’s longest-running soap opera. “Coronation Street” — affectionately known as “Corrie” — celebrates half a century on the small screen in Britain and around the world ...

Oprah Winfrey Headed Back to the Big Screen

On Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Even with her talk show coming to an end, Oprah Winfrey has several big things planned–including a performance in an upcoming motion picture. Winfrey is not shy to the big screen. One of her most prized and a remembered performances was as Sofia, Harpo’s wife, in the 1985 adapted film, The Color Purple. Winfrey went ...

Is ‘Real Housewive’ Star NeNe’s Drama Fake?

On Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Reality shows aren’t real. I know because I used to help make them. I’ve sat in meetings where development executives would create plotlines long before the show was even cast. I watched as producers coached reality stars on what they were supposed to say and do in a scene. Nothing that you see on reality ...