Ryan Seacrest Is Developing a Squad Goals Sitcom for CBS

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Ryan Seacrest is developing a Squad Goals sitcom for CBS

The inspirational term popularized by Taylor Swift is set to become a CBS multi-camera comedy about a group of 20-something friends who realize it’s time to grow up. Seacrest will serve as executive producer.


How Lamar Odom’s decline played out on reality TV

The NY Times looks at how the troubled former NBA star ended up in the Kardashian world — and how it was perceived as a positive thing, at first.


HBO orders Issa Rae’s Insecure, which she co-created with Larry Wilmore

Earlier this year, the NY Times documented how Rae, the star of YouTube's The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, had struggled to bring her comedy about the friendship of two modern-day black women to the small screen.


Jon Stewart to Stephen Colbert: “You know you don’t have to do all this”

Watch Late Show executive producer Stewart make another cameo with Colbert. PLUS: Oprah and Colbert get biblical.


Ex-View producer sues Rosie O’Donnell for defamation

Former senior producer Jennifer Shepard-Bookman claims O'Donnell got her fired following a Rosie tirade in September 2014. Her lawsuit alleges that O’Donnell got her fired out of spite.


It’s time to kill “fall TV”

Rolling out numerous new shows at the same time doesn’t make sense anymore, says Willa Paskin. "Fall TV, in which dozens of shows are introduced to audiences in a matter of weeks, was once an effective and fun way to serve audiences new television shows,” she says. "It is now ineffective and no fun."


Watch Tracy Morgan’s new SNL promos, featuring Demi Lovato and Kenan Thompson

“Doctor says I’m 100% Ebola-free,” says Morgan.


ABC is asking for as much as $2.2 million for each Oscar ad

Advertising prices are going up even though ratings have gone down.


NBC releases The Wiz Live!’s poster and behind-the-scenes footage

NBC wants you to “ease on down the road to Oz” on Dec. 3.