Jack Bauer is back: TV thriller '24' to return in 2014

2013-05-14 08:51:25

Emmy-winning television thriller "24" will return in the summer 2014 with its lead star, Kiefer Sutherland, after a four-year hiatus.

Walters to announce retirement

2013-05-13 14:24:21

Pioneering journalist Barbara Walters, the first woman to co-anchor a US evening news program, plans to announce her retirement on "The View" on Monday.

A black actress breaks a television barrier

2013-05-13 13:33:55

To portray Olivia Pope, Kerry Washington is always in gravity-defying heels. How else to make that sexed-up power stalk down the White House corridors?

NBC names Seth Meyers as new 'Late Night' host succeeding Fallon

2013-05-13 11:16:07

"Saturday Night Live" veteran Seth Meyers has been chosen as the new host of "Late Night" when Jimmy Fallon moves to "The Tonight Show" in 2014.

Carrie Underwood to sing NBC's 'Sunday Night Football' theme

2013-05-08 09:01:47

Country singer Carrie Underwood will sing the opening theme to NBC's "Sunday Night Football" program when the new season kicks off in September.

Celebrity diving show 'excessive'

2013-05-03 14:18:00

A Thursday article in the People's Daily, criticized two TV stations for airing a reality show featuring celebrities exhibiting their diving skills.

Youku releases British dramas

2013-05-02 18:00:52

Leading Chinese video website Youku.com will release the third season of the BBC drama Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, simultaneously with BBC later this year.

Stars highlight Chinese Idol in Shanghai

2013-04-23 16:51:57

Singer Coco Lee, Han Hong, Show Lo and actor Huang Xiaoming arrive for a recording session of the first episode of the reality TV show "Chinese Idol" in Shanghai.

Reality show searches for 'Top Commander'

2013-04-23 10:19:19

Yunnan Satellite TV has launched its second season of Soldiers' Sortie, a weekly reality show featuring 120 young officers competing for the crown of "Top Commander".

Chinese-language TV station begins Europe broadcasts

2013-04-18 17:54:20

G&E TV, a TV station affiliated with Los Angeles-based Chinese- and English-language radio network G&E Studio, began broadcasting in Europe on April 17.

TV dance competition

2013-04-11 15:37:34

Taiwan comedian Chen Handian and TV host and dancer Ou Hansheng will be the judges for Hot Dance Era, a TV dancing competition, which will kick off its preliminary selection in June.

Lipstick Jungle in Beijing

2013-04-11 14:08:19

Actresses Li Xiaolu and Gan Wei have set up a studio to produce the Chinese version of Lipstick Jungle.Streep voices admiration for "Iron Lady"