Jon Stewart Signs Off with his Second Most-Watched Daily Show Episode

Norman Weiss
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Jon Stewart signs off with his second most-watched Daily Show episode

About 3.5 million tuned in, which is just shy of the 3.6 million who watched the No. 1 highest-rated Daily Show: When Stewart interviewed presidential candidate Barack Obama in October 2008.


Lady Gaga will romance Angela Bassett on American Horror Story: Hotel

Gaga's bisexual character will also have sexual relationships with Matt Bomer, Finn Wittrock and Cheyenne Jackson during the Hotel season. “She’s quite a busy lady,” says Ryan Murphy. Murphy also revealed what role each actor will be playing. PLUS: Max Greenfield will be part of the “most disturbing scene” in the show’s history.


The first all-female set of quintuplets born in the U.S. is getting a TLC reality show

Cameras will follow the Busby quintuplets, who were born in April. Like the Duggars, the Busby family is a faith-based family.


Peter Gallagher joins The Good Wife

The O.C. alum will recur in Season 7 as Oliver Platt’s attorney.


Doctor Who casts its first transgender actress, but not in a transgender role

Comedian Bethany Black will guest after being a longtime fan of Doctor Who.


About 24 million watched the GOP debate, thanks to Donald Trump

That record audience is eight times the 3.2 million who watched the first Republican debate for the 2012 election cycle.


Stephen Colbert’s Late Show movie trailer will be shown in glorious 2D

“We couldn’t afford 3D?"


FX boss expects the number of original scripted shows to surpass 400 this year

There are already 267 through the end of June. "Just when I think we're at [saturation] point, another network jumps into the scripted game,” says FX boss John Landgraf. "This is simply too much television."


Modern Family
casts a new Joe

Actor Jeremy Maguire, who turns 10 on Monday, will play the new Fulgencio “Joe” Pritchett.


The League
’s final season will make fun of Deflategate and the Seahawks’ Super Bowl screw-up

In fact, Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is making another cameo to poke fun at the debacle involving the Super Bowl's final play.


You’re the Worst will have a rap feud in Season 2

The FX romcom will find inspiration in Meek Mill vs. Drake.


Check out Steve on set at Fuller House

Here’s your first look at Scott Weinger reunited with the Full House cast.


Rob Riggle is coming to Fresh Off the Boat

He’ll guest on the season premiere as “Gator Dan."


See Nikki Reed as Sleepy Hollow’s Betsy Ross

The American flagmaker character will be part of George Washington’s “Culper Ring” of spies in Season 3.