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Reaction to the death of Robin Williams

Oscar winning actor and comedian Robin Williams passed away Monday, Aug. 11, at his Tiburon, Calif., home of an apparent suicide. He was 63. Williams’ publicist released this statement: “Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for thir privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.” Photo tribute from the IMDB: Williams’ official Facebook page posted this tribute: Conan O’Brien learned of the news during the taping of his talk show and relayed it to his audience: There has been an […]

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The 3rd Annual Channel Guide Magazine Viewers Voice Awards

It’s your turn for your voice to be heard. Tell us who you think deserves accolades in a slew of different categories and we’ll honor these shows, networks and personalities with unending publicity and praise. The list of Viewers Voice Awards nominees couldn’t be more diverse. There were over 100 new series introduced between fall 2013 and August 2014 — which one do you think is the best? Food competition series have taken over our lineups — which “kitchen conundrum” do you think has the winning recipe? What TV family holds the highest of family values? Complete the ballot below […]

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TV Shocking Moments: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

These are the ones that feel like a gut punch. Your jaw drops. Your eyes water. You’re left in sheer devastation. That couldn’t have happened, could it? We’re talking about those most shocking moments on TV. It’s the stuff you share immediately on social media because you need to talk (and/or need therapy) about it. These are also the moments that make the rest of us scream – “Spoiler Alert!” We’ve got losing heads, bullets, a hanging and demon eyes oh my! 2014 brought us many shocking moments on TV, which one of the below nominated moments affected you the […]

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Best New TV Show: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

This is by far the most difficult category when you look at the nominees for the 2014 Best New TV Show in Channel Guide’s annual Viewers Voice Awards. There were over 100 new series introduced between fall 2013 and August 2014. Many of these shows have been showered with critical praise, awards and fan devotion. Now’s your moment to select the best of the best amid the 2014 Viewers Voice nominees. Vote for the 2014 Best New TV Show below. Let us know what we missed in the comments below or vote on one of our other categories in the […]

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Most Drool-Worthy TV Wardrobe: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

Part of the fun of watching your favorite show is scoping out the fab fashion. With input from fashionable readers and fashion-forward staff, Channel Guide Magazine has nominated 5 stylin’ stars in the Most Drool-Worthy TV Wardrobe category. Whose look do you love? Which TV closet makes you squeal? Whose couture do you covet? Vote for the snappiest dresser in the 2014 Viewers Voice Award poll below! Let us know what we missed in the comments below or vote on one of our other categories in the 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards! Vote in the previous category, Best Besties Vote […]

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Most Bewitching TV Witch: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

TV Witches take many forms. From downright evil Fiona Goode in AHS: Coven and Salem‘s Mary Sibley to the lighter Beauchamps in Witches of East End. This year we’ve been bewitched with all of these devilishly fun series. Now it’s your turn to cast your spell, oops, we mean cast your vote for TV’s Most Bewitching Witch. What flavor of TV Witch do you prefer? Vote for your favorite in the poll below, or tell us who we left out in the comments section! Let us know what we missed in the comments below or vote on one of our […]

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Best Talent TV Test: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

Real people putting their talent out there — that’s what these shows give us week after week. What’s your favorite Talent TV Test? Is it the amazing vocals on the singing competitions American Idol and The Voice? Is it the amazing moves on dance competitions So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing With The Stars? Is it the variety of America’s Got Talent? Or do you prefer the drama of shows like America’s Next Top Model or Project Runway? Cast your vote for your favorite Talent TV Test below! Let us know what we missed in the comments below […]

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Best TV Cooking Competition Series: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

Call them cooking competitions or kitchen conundrums, these shows turn up the heat on their contestants. Do you prefer Gordon Ramsey fare of MasterChef and Hell’s Kitchen? Or maybe Alton Brown on Cutthroat Kitchen? Ted Allen on Chopped? Or has Padma Lakshmi stolen your heart on Top Chef? Vote for the best TV Cooking Competition series or as we are categorizing it — “Best Kitchen Conundrum” — below! Let us know what we missed in the comments below or vote on one of our other categories in the 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards! Vote in the previous category, Best Game […]

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What’s the Creepiest TV Show: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

TV has shown us no mercy when it comes to all the gore, violence and complete horrific beings out there, and we love it. Vampires, the undead and other generally creepy creeps (it’s hard to describe that beast from The Strain) abound in this year’s nominees for Most Chilling/Creepiest TV Show. Is our 2013 winner The Walking Dead still the creepiest TV show out there? Or has Showtime’s new Penny Dreadful, Fox’s new Sleepy Hollow, Sundance’s new The Returned or FX’s The Strain taken the top honors for giving you the greatest goosebumps. Now’s your chance to vote. Vote for […]

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Best TV Villains: The 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards

You’ve got to be somewhat twisted, a bit diabolical and often malicious to be considered for this category in the 2014 Viewers Voice Award. This category features some rather unsavory characters — the stuff of TV villains. Serial killers, hit men and criminal masterminds abound. There’s no shame in favoring one of these baddies nominated below. Vote for your favorite in our TV’s Best Baddie category! Let us know what we missed in the comments below or vote on one of our other categories in the 3rd Annual Viewers Voice Awards! Vote in the previous category, TV’s Top Cop/Detective Vote […]