Heroes Reborn Won’t Return for Season 2

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Heroes Reborn won’t return for Season 2

NBC Entertainment boss Robert Greenblatt says it was “always the plan” to do just one season of the Heroes revival. “As far as I know there are no more incarnations of Heroes coming,” he said at the TV Critics Association press tour.


NBC boss on Jimmy Fallon's injuries: “He doesn’t have a drinking problem that any of us know about”

NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt addressed rumors that excess drinking led to Fallon’s freak injuries over the past year, admitting there were “conversations” about it among network brass. PLUS: Fallon returning to L.A. for February sweeps.


All 6 Friends cast members will appear together on NBC for the first time in 12 years

They’ll reunite for a special on legendary TV director James Burrows, who helmed the Friends pilot.


Why NBC re-embraced Donald Trump after dumping him

NBC Entertainment chief Robert Greenblatt explains that the network only wanted to end its business relationship with Trump. "He was on SNL and I think that reconciles quite easily with — we’re not in business with him, but he’s one of the most, love it or not, one of the most important political figures of our time, and he’s on our shows.” Greenblatt adds: “I think that if we were in the business of never having anyone guest on the network that had views that disagreed with our views we would be out of business." PLUS: Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Celebrity Apprentice may air this fall.


Hairspray is NBC’s next live musical

For the fourth straight year, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron will produce this December’s live musical.


NBC extends Seth Meyers through 2021 — he’s bringing Late Night to Washington, D.C.

NBC also announced that Meyers will host a special primetime edition of his show on New Year’s Eve.


New Walking Dead promo reveals a major tragedy

Scott M. Gimple says of the key art released today: “This image gives a look at tiny pieces of a larger world our group is about to discover. In the new world, they'll find hope, possibility, tragedy and the terrifying cost of change. PLUS: Robert Kirkman says the midseason premiere will “pick up right in that moment” where the midseason finale left off.


Broad City enters the boxing ring

A new teaser for Season 3 says: “Let’s get ready to… smoke a bowl!”


Happy 50th birthday, Patrick Dempsey!

Here’s a look back at how the former Grey’s Anatomy star earned his McDreamy nickname.