Chris Rocks Is in 'Serious' Talks to Return as Oscars Host

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Chris Rocks is in “serious" talks to return as Oscars host

It’s been 10 years since Rock last hosted the Academy Awards. And a deal for Rock to host again in 2016 expected to happen in "the next couple of days,” according to Deadline, which notes that Rock hosted the second-most-viewed Academy Awards over the past decade.


Dr. Ken earns a full-season order

Ken Jeong’s ABC sitcom is the first new fall comedy to score a full season.


Donald Trump: I’ll visit Jimmy Kimmel Live in L.A. in 2 weeks

Trump explains why he abruptly canceled tonight’s appearance on Hannity, citing a “political event.”


Fox and Steve Harvey team for a Think Like a Man comedy

The writers of Harvey’s best-selling advice books-turned-movies will pen a single-camera TV comedy pilot that will explore "the never-ending battle of the sexes from 4 very different points of view."


Oprah’s Belief debuts to disappointing ratings

With only 508,000 viewers tuning in to the first of the seven-part documentary, is Oprah’s appeal waning?


Cristela
producers are reteaming for a sitcom starring Gabriel "Fluffy” Iglesias

The comedian, who co-starred on Cristela, is set to star in the pilot The Fluffy Shop.