TV News & Program Updates

Small Town Vets Bring Some Heart and Humor to ‘Critter Fixers’

Dr. Terrence Ferguson and Dr. Vernard L. Hodges have been friends for 30 years now, so they’ve shared a lot of firsts in their lives. Heading to Los Angeles from their rural Georgia community for the Television Critics Association’s press tour was one of them. Having Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Hillary Clinton — all at the same event — was another. Welcome to Hollywood, docs. The vets were there to discuss their fun new Nat Geo Wild series Critter Fixers: Country Vets (airing Saturdays at 10pmET, beginning March 7). The down-to-earth vets originally met during their undergraduate studies at Fort […]

Reality TV

Natalya Opens up on Emotional Season of WWE ‘Total Divas’ and Helping Emerging Female Talent

Natalya has seen many of her best and worst moments chronicled through the lens of WWE Total Divas. And season nine of the E! reality series is no different as the veteran superstar is fighting through the loss of her father, Hall of Famer Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart. Here the former women’s champion sits down to reflect on an emotional year. This season we’ve seen Ronda Rousey join the cast. What has it been like for you to see her show a different side? Natalya: I think having Ronda on the show has been special. So many people see Ronda […]

Comedy

‘The Good Place’s Jameela Jamil on Her New Show ‘The Misery Index’ and Her Own Miserable Experiences

TBS’ new game show The Misery Index is far from your typical game show — instead of contestants guessing at mundane trivia questions, they must rank real-life unfortunate experiences on a scale from 1-100. Possible scenarios include getting attacked by a bear, being breastfed until age 9, or even getting your privates stuck in a shower chair. Yikes. But misery goes down best with laughter, and you’ll be doing a lot of that with host Jameela Jamil (Tahani from The Good Place) and the Tenderloins (the comedy team behind truTV’s Impractical Jokers), who help “coach” the contestants through each situation. […]

Interview

Bianca Belair Ready to Become Queen B of WWE NXT on USA Network

When Bianca Belair found out NXT was going live Wednesday nights on USA Network, it was hard for the superstar to contain her excitement. The blood, sweat and tears poured into WWE’s yellow brand has created a buzz among fans. Although the “EST of NXT” a proud member of the locker room for three-and-half years, she is grateful to those who came before her to lay the foundation. “I’m reaping the benefits of what they did,” Belair said. “Combine that with all the work we put in, and it’s all paying off now. I’m very anxious. We just want to […]