The CW announced its full fall schedule today at the upfront presentation in New York, and it looks a lot like The WB and UPN schedules. One of the surprises the network had in store--previously canceled sitcom Reba has been given a new lease on life.
The network ordered 13 new episodes of the down-home sitcom featuring the sensible mothering techniques of country singer Reba McEntire. Earlier this season, CW execs had indicated the show would not be renewed for another go around.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the move to save the show may have been due to contractual obligations. The penalty for early cancellation of the show is said to be $20 million, since The CW would have to compensate series producer 20th Century Fox for lost revenue.
Last week, the network also revived another show ...Read more
Gilmore Girls fans will rejoice at the release of this magical series' fifth season--just in time for the holidays! Focusing on the relationship between a single mom and her precocious teenaged daughter--but not forsaking either character's individual journey--Gilmore Girls is at times heartwarming, at other times heart-wrenching, but always compelling and real.
Gilmore Girls' fifth season finds things looking up for Lorelei: Business is booming at the Dragonfly Inn, and her long-awaited romance with Luke is finally hitting its stride. Rory, on the other hand, is facing some serious demons. Consequences of the risks she took last season are crashing down around her, causing an unprecedented rift between Rory and her mother. Things become even more complicated when Rory starts to fall for a guy who represents everything she's always hated ...Read more