‘Amazing Race’ All-Star Cast Revealed

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The cast of the All-Star season of “The Amazing Race” has been announced.

CBS announced today, eleven previous cast-mates of the “Race” will return for a race around the World and a chance to win the $1 million prize.

This upcoming 24th season will feature memorable duos like: The Globetrotters, The Cowboys, Dave & Connor, Brendon & Rachel, and more.

Read the cast list below:

  • “The Afghanimals”: Cousins Leo Temory & Jamal Zadran — 4th place on Season 23
  •  “Brenchel”: “Big Brother” couple Brendon Villegas and Rachel Reilly — 3rd place on Season 20
  •  “Twinnies”: Natalie Anderson & Nadiya Anderson — 4th place on Season 21
  •  “The Cowboys”: Brothers Cord & Jet McCoy — 2nd place on Season 16; 6th place on Season 18
  •  “The Globetrotters”: Nate “Big Easy” Lofton & Herbert Lang — 4th place on Season 15; 2nd place on Season 18
  •  Margie O’Donnell & Luke Adams — 3rd place on Season 14; 8th place on Season 18
  •  Joseph “Joey” Graceffa & Meghan Caramena — 5th place on Season 22
  • Friends William “Bopper” Minton & Mark Jackson — 5th place on Season 20
  •  “The Country Singers”: Jennifer Wayne & Caroline Cutbirth — 4th place on Season 22.
  •  David O’Leary & Connor O’Leary — 8th place on Season 22
  • John Erck & Jessica Hoel — 9th place on Season 22

“The Amazing Race” new season debuts Sunday, Feb. 23 at 8/9c P.M., with Phil Keoghan returning as host.

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CBS Renews Entire Daytime Shows, Sets ‘Extant’ and ‘Under the Dome’ Premiere Dates

CBS have renewed its entire daytime schedule for the 2014-2015 season, the TV network announced at TCA.

“The Talk,” “Let’s Make a Deal,” “The Price is Right,” “The Young and the Restless,” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” will all return for another year.

“The return of all five of our CBS Daytime shows is a credit to the collaborative spirit of the casts, crews and staff who work tirelessly to make their creative vision come to life,” said Angelica McDaniel, Senior Vice President, CBS Daytime. “A special thank you goes out to our loyal fans for watching and for making us #1 in daytime.”

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More CBS news, summer series “Extant,” starring Halle Berry, will premiere Wednesday, July 2, at 9/8c. Last summer hit series “Under the Dome’s” second season will debut Monday, June 30 at 10/9c, with the opening episode featuring two major deaths.

“The Amazing Race” premiere date have also been announced. The reality series will bow Feb. 23 and the new season of “Survivor” will premiere Feb. 26 with a two-hour debut.

 

Queen Latifah Talk Show Renewed For Second Season

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The Queen will be back for another season.

Queen Latifah daytime show has been picked up for a second season by CBS-owned TV stations, CBS announced Monday.

“We are proud to have the CBS stations as our partners as we continue to build the “Queen Latifah” show into a franchise brand,” said John Weiser, Sony Pictures TV’s president of U.S. distribution. “We look forward to building on the success of this year’s No. 1 new talk show by delivering the highest quality program to our stations, advertisers and viewers.”

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‘Survivor’ Renewed For Two More Seasons

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CBS orders two more seasons of “Survivor.”

The reality series hosted by Jeff Probst has been renewed for 29th and 30th seasons, CBS announced Thursday. Season 28, which was shot last summer in the Philippines and will premiere in spring 2014.

Nina Tassler, President, CBS Entertainment, said in a statement: “”Survivor” continues to set the bar for outstanding production values, compelling storytelling while delivering fresh new adventures every season. The show’s enduring success is a testament to the creativity and passion of Mark Burnett and Jeff Probst, and an amazing production team. We’re proud to continue this incredible journey together.”

The reality series finale airs Sunday.

‘Hawaii Five-0′ Promotes Chi McBride to Series Regular

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“Hawaii Five-0″ promotes Chi McBride to a series regular.

Chi McBride, who plays SWAT Captain Lou Grover on “Hawaii Five-0,” has signed on as a series regular, CBS announced Thursday.

“After his first guest spot, we knew we had something special here with Chi playing Captain Lou Grover,”  Executive Producer Peter Lenkov says in a statement. “He just fit seamlessly into the fabric of ‘Hawaii Five-0′ and viewers are enjoying the spirited, if sometimes antagonistic, interaction between him and [Alex O'Loughlin's Steve] McGarrett. We are so thrilled to welcome Chi into our Ohana.”

“Hawaii Five-0″ airs at 9 p.m. Fridays on CBS.

 

 

Netflix Wants More ‘House of Cards,’ CBS Reboots ‘Charmed’ And More!

“Charmed” reboot in works? [Variety]

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Frank Underwood keeps winning. Season 2 debut is months away, but Netflix reveals it wants more “House of Cards.” [Huffington Post]

“Catfish” renewed for a third season.

Fox picks up “Dads” for a full season. [EW]

Read the final pages of “Breaking Bad” series finale. [EW]

‘Big Brother’ 15: Meet the Cast

The eclectic cast of the upcoming season of “Big Brother” has been revealed.

‘Big Brother’ Season 15: House And Twists Revealed

CBS has unveiled the sixteen young men and women, who will be living in the house during the reality series’ 15th cycle. The cast includes Season 13 winner Rachel Reilly’s sister Elissa, pizza-delivery boy McCrae, pageant coordinator GinaMarie, political consultant Helen, and lifeguard David.

Meet the cast in our gallery below.

“BB15″ debuts on Wednesday, June 26 at 8/7c.

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‘Big Brother’ Season 15: House And Twists Revealed

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‘Big Brother” upcoming season premieres soon, and CBS has released pictures of the “modern chic” house.

Also revealed Wednesday, are the new twist of the summer. The first twist of the season is, instead of the norm of two Houseguests being nominated each week for eviction, three contestants will be nominated during this season.

In addition, the second twist will allow fans to vote for the Houseguest, who “they feel is playing the best game.” The Houeguest with the most votes will be the Big Brother MVP of the week.

“The Big Brother MVP will force the houseguests to rethink their strategies. With America rewarding good game play, it doesn’t pay to be a floater this summer,” said Allison Grodner and Rich Meehan, Executive Producers of the reality series in a statement.

These twists are sure going to change the game this season.

“Big Brother” premieres June 26 at 8/7 on CBS. The series airs Sundays 8/7, Tuesdays 9/8.

Take a peek inside the “Big Brother” below.

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CBS 2013-2014 Premiere Dates Revealed: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Final Season Debuts With A Special Hour-long Premiere

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CBS 2013 fall schedule is kicking off on Sept. 18 with the 27th edition of reality series “Survivor.”

The America’s #1 network will premiere nearly most of its returning and new programs during the official premiere week.

“The 65th Primetime Emmy® Awards” is set to air live on Sunday, Sept. 22, while the final season of “How I Met Your Mother” debuts with a special one-hour Episode on Monday, Sept. 23 at 8/7c.

New series “Mom” and “Hostages” premiere Monday, Sept. 23, with “The Millers” and “The Crazy Ones” debuting on Thursday, Sept. 26, while “We Are Men” Debuts Monday, Sept. 30.

Below is the full schedule.

Wednesday, Sept. 18

8 p.m. Survivor (Season 27 edition, 90 minutes)

Sunday, Sept. 22
8 p.m. The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards

Monday, Sept. 23

8 p.m. How I Met Your Mother (Season 9/final season)
9 p.m. 2 Broke Girls (Season 3)
9:30 p.m. Mom (new series/series debut)
10 p.m. Hostages (new series)

Tuesday, Sept. 24

8 p.m. NCIS (Season 11)
9 p.m. NCIS: Los Angeles (Season 5)
10 p.m. Person of Interest (Season 3)

Wednesday, Sept. 25
9 p.m. Criminal Minds (Season 9)
10 p.m. CSI (Season 14)

Thursday, Sept. 26

8 p.m. The Big Bang Theory (Season 7)
8:30 p.m. The Millers (new series/series debut)
9 p.m. The Crazy Ones (new series/series debut)
9:30 p.m. Two and a Half Men (Season 11)
10 p.m. Elementary (Season 2)

Friday, Sept. 27

8 p.m. Undercover Boss (Season 5)
9 p.m. Hawaii Five-0 (Season 4)
10 p.m. Blue Bloods (Season 4)

Saturday, Sept. 28

10 p.m. 48 Hours (Season 26)

Sunday, Sept. 29
7 p.m. 60 Minutes (Season 46)
8 p.m. The Amazing Race (23rd Edition)
9 p.m. The Good Wife (Season 5)
10 p.m. The Mentalist (Season 6)

Monday, Sept. 30

8:30 p.m. We Are Men (new series/series debut)

Monday, Feb. 24
10 p.m. Intelligence (new series/series debut)

2012/2013 Scoop: CBS Finale Dates Revealed

CBS Finale Dates Announced

CBS has scheduled all of its season finale dates, airing April 28 through May 22.

Reality series “Survivor,” “The Amazing Race,” and crime procedural series “Criminal Minds” and “Elementary” will air two-hour season finales.

Here is the schedule:

Sunday, April 28
“The Good Wife” (9 p.m.)

Sunday, May 5
“The Amazing Race” Two-hour season finale (8 p.m.)
“The Mentalist” (10 p.m.)

Thursday, May 9
“Two and a Half Men” (8:30 p.m.)
“Person of Interest” (9 p.m.)

Friday, May 10
“Vegas” (9 p.m.)
“Blue Bloods” (10 p.m.)

Sunday, May 12
“Survivor: Caramoan – Fans vs. Favorites” Two-hour season finale (8 p.m.)

Monday, May 13
“How I Met Your Mother” (8 p.m.)
“2 Broke Girls” (9 p.m.)

Tuesday, May 14
“NCIS” (8 p.m.)
“NCIS: Los Angeles” (9 p.m.)
“Golden Boy” (10 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 15
“CSI” (10 p.m.)

Thursday, May 16
“The Big Bang Theory” (8 p.m.)
“Elementary” (9 p.m.) Two-hour season finale

Friday, May 17
“Undercover Boss” (8 p.m.)

Monday, May 20
“Rules of Engagement” (8:30 p.m.)
“Mike & Molly” (9:30 p.m.)
“Hawaii Five-0″ (10 p.m.)

Wednesday, May 22
“Criminal Minds,” (9 p.m.) Two -hour season finale