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Saturday, May 12, 2012

A 'Desperate' era comes to an end (+ sneak peek!)

LOS ANGELES -- Desperate Housewives" made suburbia sexy -- and funny and murderous and touching -- and it didn't stop there. ABC's series about the messy lives within Wisteria Lane's tidy houses proved how low comedy and high drama can be a TV marriage more
Winnipeg Free Press ( 5/12/2012 1:38:02 PM -08:00 )

No feud with Desperate Housewives co-stars: Eva
No feud with Desperate Housewives co-stars: EvaActress Eva Longoria has rubbished reports of any feud between Desperate Housewives co-stars, including Teri Hatcher. "We all get along. Everybody says that [we don't]," usmagazine.com quoted her as saying. Reports of supposed feud started off after more
Hindustan Times ( 5/12/2012 12:22:11 AM -08:00 )

No feud with 'Desperate Housewives' co-stars: Eva
No feud with Reports of supposed feud started off after Hatcher's name was conspicuously left off the parting gift cards. By IANS Reports of supposed feud started off after Hatcher's name was conspicuously left off the parting gift cards. PHOTO: PUBLICITY “We all more
The Express Tribune ( 5/11/2012 11:00:58 PM -08:00 )

Will Gabrielle get Bree off for murder? Eva Longoria takes to the stand during
Will Gabrielle get Bree off for murder? Eva Longoria takes to the stand duringBy Jade Watkins On Sunday night the last ever episode of Desperate Housewives will air after eight successful seasons. And the ending of the long-running series has so far been shrouded in secrecy, with details remaining top secret. more
Daily Mail ( 5/11/2012 9:49:47 PM -08:00 )

Desperate Housewives coming to an end
In last week's 178th episode, the penultimate episode of Desperate Housewives' eight-year run of desperation and smashed dishes, Marcia Cross's character, Bree, with her trial looming, began to fall for her attorney, Trip, played by guest star Scott more
Calgary Herald ( 5/11/2012 2:53:41 PM -08:00 )

"Desperate Housewives" cast mum on show's last episode
"Desperate Housewives" cast mum on show(CBS News) This Sunday, the housewives of Wisteria Lane will close their doors for the last time. After eight seasons "Desperate Housewives" will sign off in a two-hour series finale on Sunday on ABC. Because it's a show that has shocked many over the more
CBS News ( 5/11/2012 2:27:18 PM -08:00 )

Final ep for Desperate Housewives
The final episode of Desperate Housewives - the show that made US suburbia sexy, funny and murderous - is being screened in the US on Sunday. The series about the messy lives within Wisteria Lane's tidy houses proved to viewers that low comedy and high more
The Press Association ( 5/11/2012 1:00:00 PM -08:00 )

Hicks: 'Desperate Housewives' still fighting off-camera
By Tony Hicks The women of "Desperate Housewives" aren't going down without a fight ... with each other. According to the Huffington Post, cast mates made it clear that they didn't want anything to do with Teri Hatcher after filming the final episode. more
San Jose Mercury News ( 5/11/2012 12:49:06 PM -08:00 )

'Desperate Housewives' finale: Wisteria Lane's twists and turns finally end
Injecting the right dose of dark humor with soap-tastic plotlines led to an onslaught of press and headlines at the start. Ratings kept climbing: 30 million people watched the first-season finale, a saving grace for ABC, which badly needed a hit. more
Washington Post ( 5/11/2012 12:44:45 PM -08:00 )

Eva Longoria: No beef with 'Desperate Housewives' cast
No cat fights over here: Eva Longoria has said that despite the gossip, she doesn't have any beef with her “Desperate Housewives” co-stars. "We all get along," Longoria said. "Everybody says that [we don't]." Speculation of discord between the more
CNN (blog) ( 5/11/2012 12:10:17 PM -08:00 )

The Stars of Desperate Housewives Spill on Their Emotional Final Goodbyes
The Stars of Desperate Housewives Spill on Their Emotional Final Goodbyes"We've been on en emotional roller coaster, it's been so crazy!" says Eva Longoria. The series finale of Desperate Housewives is quickly approaching, but many aren't prepared to see the Sunday-night era end. At the soap's finale bash we caught up with more
E! Online ( 5/11/2012 12:06:19 PM -08:00 )

Desperate no more
By Alex Strachan, Postmedia News May 11, 2012 From left, Felicity Huffman, Brenda Strong, Vanessa Williams and Eva Longoria attend the Desperate Housewives series finale wrap party in Los Angeles. PASADENA, Calif. — In last week's episode of Desperate more
Ottawa Citizen ( 5/11/2012 11:30:45 AM -08:00 )

'Housewives' finale full of emotion
By Bill Harris, QMI Agency Desperate Housewives has set up all six of those, to be crammed into a series-ending, two-hour episode. Emotional overload! The series finale of Desperate Housewives airs Sunday, May 13, on ABC and CTV, and just to be clear, more
London Free Press ( 5/11/2012 11:08:52 AM -08:00 )

Longoria dismisses Hatcher feud
By WENN.com Eva Longoria has dismissed rumours the leading ladies of Desperate Housewives deliberately excluded Teri Hatcher from the series finale crew gift, insisting the actress has always preferred to do "her own thing". more
London Free Press ( 5/11/2012 10:40:37 AM -08:00 )

Desperate Housewives: Look Back at the Ladies' Top Moments
By Kate Stanhope, TV GUIDE Remember when Susan locked herself out of the house naked? Or when Bree changed Rex's tie in the middle of his funeral? And who could forget when Carolyn Bigsby took the local grocery store hostage? more
Seattle Post Intelligencer ( 5/11/2012 9:38:28 AM -08:00 )

Ladies of 'Desperate Housewives' changed the face of television
By Susan C. Young, TODAY.com contributor The ladies of Wisterian Lane: Vanessa Williams, Felicity Huffman, Eva Longoria, Teri Hatcher and Marcia Cross. Nicolette Sheridan snagged some of the spotlight away from the final season of “Desperate more
msnbc.com (blog) ( 5/11/2012 8:50:07 AM -08:00 )

This weekend on TV: This really is the end for "Desperate Housewives" — don't
ABC's "Desperate Housewives" stars Vanessa Williams as Renee Perry, Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo, Eva Longoria as Gabrielle Solis, Teri Hatcher as Susan Mayer and Marcia Cross as Bree Van de Kamp. (ABC/MATTHEW ROLSTON) After eight seasons, more
Salt Lake Tribune (blog) ( 5/11/2012 7:28:32 AM -08:00 )

No longer 'Desperate,' 'Housewives' fades away
By ELLEN GRAY PHILADELPHIA - I was digging out my office last week - before someone called "Hoarders" - and it wasn't till I'd filled a bin to the very top that I closed the door and noticed, hanging on the back, the "Desperate Housewives" T-shirt in more
Kansas City Star ( 5/11/2012 6:35:54 AM -08:00 )

'Desperate Housewives' series finale: A 'deathbed confession' by Mrs. McCluskey?
by Tanner Stransky What will happen on Sunday's series finale of ABC's long-running soap Desperate Housewives? No one really knows, since the minds behind the show haven't let any details slip. But sources tell us that you'll definitely need to have a more
Entertainment Weekly ( 5/11/2012 5:58:50 AM -08:00 )

Longoria denies Housewives rift
The 37-year-old actress, who plays sexy Gabrielle Solis in the award-winning series, was asked about the cast members' alleged feud with co-star Teri Hatcher (Susan Mayer) when she appeared on The Late Show With David Letterman in the US. more
The Press Association ( 5/11/2012 3:30:00 AM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' renewed for 10th season

CBS renews By Gary Levin, USA TODAY CBS has closed a deal with Ashton Kutcher and officially renewed Two and a Half Men for a tenth season. The show's ratings have declined since star Charlie Sheen was fired last year, but it remains an important part of the more
USA TODAY ( 5/12/2012 1:24:00 PM -08:00 )

Kutcher's Arrival Helps Revive a Comedy
KutcherBy BILL CARTER Darren Michaels/Warner Brothers TelevisionJon Cryer as Alan and Ashton Kutcher as Walden Schmidt in a scene from the 200th episode of “Two and a Half Men.” How much did the departure of Charlie Sheen hurt the comedy “Two and a Half Men”? more
New York Times (blog) ( 5/12/2012 1:21:07 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' renewed for 10th season on CBS
CBS announced Saturday that it had made deals with Warner Bros. Television and the principal cast members -- Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones -- and would renew the sitcom for its 10th season. The series is TV's no. more
Los Angeles Times ( 5/12/2012 12:55:55 PM -08:00 )

CBS Picks Up Two and a Half Men for Tenth Season
CBS Picks Up Two and a Half Men for Tenth SeasonNot even a Charlie Sheen-less season of Two and a Half Men could stop the hit show from pressing on. CBS announced Saturday it will renew the show following the comedy's successful season nine, which nabbed impressive ratings and attracted millions of more
E! Online ( 5/12/2012 12:06:37 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' renewed for 10th season
E! News reports that the hit CBS show was renewed for a tenth season on Saturday. The Monday night comedy, which stars Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones, pressed on after replacing Charlie Sheen before its ninth season. more
TheCelebrityCafe.com ( 5/12/2012 7:46:28 PM -08:00 )

CBS Makes Two and a Half Men: Season 10 with Ashton Kutcher Official
CBS Makes Two and a Half Men: Season 10 with Ashton Kutcher OfficialCBS has formally renewed Two and a Half Men for a tenth season with stars Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones and Jon Cryer all ready to perform having recently landed new deals with the network. Two and a Half Men has been a strong performer for CBS, more
TheHDRoom ( 5/12/2012 5:57:51 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' renewed
The show was renewed for a 10th season by CBS, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Kutcher will return to the series along with co-stars Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones. The three lead actors of the series got small raises as part of their new contracts, more
OnTheRedCarpet.com ( 5/12/2012 5:18:44 PM -08:00 )

Despite Renewal, 'Two And A Half Men' Still Out Of Top 10
Despite Renewal, by MICHAEL HINMAN, posted May-12-2012 'Two and a Half Men' remains outside the top 10, but will be back next season. The season is winding down, and networks are deciding what shows they want to return, and which will go down in history. more
Inside Blip ( 5/12/2012 3:46:47 PM -08:00 )

[TV] Two and a Half Men Renewed For 10th Season
According to hollywoodreporter.com, Two and a Half Men has been renewed for a 10th season. Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones will all receive raises, with Kutcher's salary hitting between $700000 to $725000 per episode. more
411mania.com ( 5/12/2012 3:45:07 PM -08:00 )

Two and a Half Men to return for 10th season
LOS ANGELES -- The CBS sitcom "Two and a Half Men" has been renewed for a 10th season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The new season will be the second starring Ashton Kutcher, who replaced Charlie Sheen after he was fired. more
MyFox Washington DC ( 5/12/2012 3:21:41 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' -- Renewed for Season 10
It's the decision we all saw coming ... "Two and a Half Men" has been greenlit for a 10th season. The show's current stars -- Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones -- are all getting raises, says The Hollywood Reporter ... with Kutcher's salary more
TMZ.com ( 5/12/2012 1:58:56 PM -08:00 )

CBS Brings Back Ashton Kutcher For 'Two And A Half Men'
CBS Brings Back Ashton Kutcher For by MICHAEL HINMAN, posted May-12-2012 As expected, CBS renews 'Two and a Half Men,' and gives pay raises to cast. All the publicity in the world about Charlie Sheen's exit and Ashton Kutcher's entrance couldn't keep a big audience for "Two and a Half more
Inside Blip ( 5/12/2012 1:50:44 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' Picked Up For Tenth Season
Whether you like it or not, another Charlie Sheen-less season of Two and a Half Men is coming back to TV. On Saturday, CBS announced that the hit sit-com has been renewed for its tenth season after seeing an increase in ratings since Sheen's departure. more
Celebuzz ( 5/12/2012 1:07:36 PM -08:00 )

CBS renews 'Two and a Half Men' for tenth season
While the majority of the major broadcast networks have made their new season pickups, CBS remains very quiet about its fall plans. Yet that's nothing new as CBS is known for being notoriously secretive around this time of the year. more
Examiner.com ( 5/12/2012 12:35:15 PM -08:00 )

CBS renews "Two and a Half Men"
CBS renews "Two and a Half Men"By Carl Marcucci on May, 12 2012 with Comments 0 It's been renewed for the 2012-2013 broadcast season. The renewal comes after new agreements were reached for next season with series producer Warner Bros. Television and cast members Ashton Kutcher, more
Radio & Television Business Report ( 5/12/2012 12:32:03 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' to return with Ashton Kutcher
By Hal Boedeker, Staff writer "Two and a Half Men" will be back on CBS' fall lineup with Ashton Kutcher, the network announced Saturday afternoon. The network said it had reached deals with series producer Warner Bros. Television and stars Kutcher, more
Orlando Sentinel ( 5/12/2012 12:22:26 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' officially renewed by CBS for season 10
Even though this was pretty much a given back when Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer, and Angus T. Jones signed new contracts, CBS has finally made the news official — “Two and a Half Men” is going to be coming back for a tenth (and likely final) season. more
CarterMatt.com ( 5/12/2012 12:21:16 PM -08:00 )

CBS Completes Deal for 10 th Season of 'Two and a Half Men'
By Andrea Morabito -- Broadcasting & Cable, 5/12/2012 4:08:05 PM CBS has closed a deal to renew its hit comedy Two and a Half Men for the 2012-13 season, the network announced Saturday. The comedy will be back for its 10 th season after new agreements more
Broadcasting & Cable ( 5/12/2012 12:18:32 PM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' Officially Renewed for Season 10
Lead actors, Ashton Kutcher, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones, will also take slightly bigger paychecks as part of the deal. Ashton Kutcher successfully sustains the life span of "Two and a Half Men". CBS has just renewed the sitcom for a tenth season more
AceShowbiz ( 5/12/2012 11:49:49 AM -08:00 )

'Two and a Half Men' renewed by CBS
Two and a Half Men has officially been picked up for a tenth season, it has been announced. According to TVLine, CBS executives have renewed the sitcom series after its first season without star Charlie Sheen. This comes after cast members signed on more
Digital Spy UK ( 5/12/2012 11:33:24 AM -08:00 )