Fox Orders a Hypnotism Game Show

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Fox orders a hypnotism game show

You’re Back in the Room, based on the British format, will challenge its contestants to do simple, everyday tasks while under hypnosis.


Watch Cuba Gooding Jr. as O.J. Simpson in the trailer for American Crime Story

FX's official American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson trailer gives the first comprehensive look at the star-studded cast, which includes John Travolta, Courtney B. Vance, Selma Blair and David Schwimmer.


Is Empire losing its buzz with this “hot mess” of a season?

Ratings are still strong in Season 2, but the Fox series has been plagued lately by runaway storylines.


Ryan Gosling thwarts Aidy Bryant's attempt to kiss him in SNL promos

But Bryant did get to "bond" and "wait on their pecs" with this week's heartthrob guest host.


Brian Williams sidelined by back surgery

The reason the MSNBC daytime anchor isn’t covering today’s San Bernardino mass shooting is because he’s recovering from a procedure to repair a herniated disc.


Girls unveils its Season 5 trailer

Here’s your first look at Marnie in her wedding dress.


Adele credits Lorne Michaels for her U.S. success, which is why she’s all over NBC

Adele first appeared on Saturday Night Live the night Sarah Palin stopped by in October 2008 in an episode viewed by 17 million. Since then, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Adele has felt a loyalty to Michaels, which is why she appeared on four NBC shows over the course of a week and is starring in an NBC concert special.


History orders docudrama Barbarians Rising

The eight-episode limited series will tell the story of the rise and fall of the Roman Empire from the Barbarians’ perspective.


Watch Jon Hamm’s cameo on British TV’s Toast of London

The Mad Men star appears in a “West Hamm” comedy bit on the Channel 4 comedy.


Here’s your fist look at Downton Abbey’s very last episode

The two-hour finale will be broadcast in Britain on Christmas Day.


Amy Schumer and Tracy Morgan are 2 of Barbara Walters’ "10 Most Fascinating People of 2015"

Bernie Sanders, Misty Copeland and Ronda Rousey will also be featured on The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015, airing Dec. 17.


Beans from Even Stevens is working in a shopping mall Santa booth

Steven Anthony Lawrence, who played Shia LaBeouf's neighbor on the Disney Channel series, has been spotted working this holiday season assisting Santa Claus at the Sunvalley Mall.


Hollywood Game Night returns Jan. 5, announces its celebrity lineup

Al Michaels, Laverne Cox and Lea Thompson will be among those competing in Season 4.


Crackle renews Dennis Quaid’s The Art of More

The streaming network’s first scripted series has been viewed two million times since its debut last month.