IMDb > Kelly Bishop > News
Quicklinks
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDeskmessage board
Filmographies
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
Biographical
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDeskmessage board
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

News for
Kelly Bishop (I) More at IMDbPro »

Connect with IMDb



2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009

13 items from 2015


Gilmore Girls Reunion Event Adds More Cast Members -- Plus, Where to Watch!

23 April 2015 2:50 AM, PDT | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Gilmore Girls fans, blast your Carole King — because more cast members from the beloved WB show have signed on for the upcoming 15th anniversary reunion panel at the Atx Television Festival in June. The Texas celebration of all things TV had already recruited the gals themselves, Lauren Graham (Lorelai) and Alexis Bledel (Rory), for the event, and announced in March that a bevy of former castmates would also return. That list included main Gilmore players Scott Patterson (Luke Danes), Kelly Bishop (Emily Gilmore), and Jared Padalecki (Dean Forester).  Liza Weil (Paris Geller), Keiko [...] »

Permalink | Report a problem


TVLine Items: Gilmore Girls Reunion Expands, True Detective Art and More

22 April 2015 12:23 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Austin, Texas, is starting to look a lot like Stars Hollow, Conn.

Four additional Gilmore Girls cast members — including Matt Czuchry — have been added to the show’s reunion panel at this year’s Atx Television Festival, EW.com reports.

Czuchry, who portrayed Rory Gilmore’s wealthy beau, Logan Huntzberger, will be joined by Danny Strong (Doyle), Todd Lowe (Zack) and Jackson Douglas (Jackson) at the panel, which will take place on the festival’s closing night.

PhotosGilmore Girls: Best and Worst Episodes

The panel will also include — deep breath! — Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Kelly Bishop, Jared Padalecki, »

Permalink | Report a problem


The Atx Television Festival announces its second wave of attendees

10 April 2015 7:15 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

The rise in television programming over the years has led to a number of television festivals where show fans and show casts and crews can get together to discuss series. Among these festivals is the Atx Television festival, which is held in Austin Texas every summer. Set to go into its fourth incarnation this year, the festival will be held from June 4th to the 7th, and a new slate of attendees have now been announced, as per Variety.

The festival will formally begin with a look at the upcoming series Complications. The USA Network drama’s screening will be followed by a panel with the show’s stars and creator Matt Nix, who is also onboard as producer.

The festival will also feature a conversation with legendary Simpsons, Taxi, and Mary Tyler Moore writer and co-creator James L. Brooks, who will be sitting down for a conversation with journalist Phil Rosenthal. »

- Deepayan Sengupta

Permalink | Report a problem


Atx Festival Adds ‘Hannibal,’ More ‘Dawson’s Creek’ & ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

9 April 2015 12:00 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Even more television is heading down to Austin, Texas, this summer for the fourth annual Atx Festival on June 4-7.

Panels for NBC’s “Hannibal” with creator Bryan Fuller and Fox’s “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” with creator Dan Goor and cast members have been added to the festival, along with a “cancelled too soon” panel for Amy Sherman Palladino’s former ABC Family series “Bunheads.”

USA Network’s upcoming drama “Complications” will kick off the fest with an opening-night premiere, featuring creator and exec producer Matt Nix and the series’ cast members.

Atx will also feature the season-five premiere screening of USA Networks’ “Suits,” a 25-year anniversary screening of Marta Kauffman’s HBO series “Dream On” and a “Dawson’s Creek” pilot script reading, presented by creator Kevin Williamson and surprise guests.

Also Thursday, Atx’s co-exec directors and founders Caitlin McFarland and Emily Gipson announced James L. Brooks as the »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

Permalink | Report a problem


Atx TV Festival to Host Bunheads Reunion, Dawson's Reading and More

9 April 2015 12:00 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Gilmore Girls won’t be the only Amy Sherman Palladino-created series featured at the Atx Television Festival, taking place June 4-7 in Austin, TX.

The event will host a “cancelled too soon” screening of the ABC Family dramedy Bunheads, with Palladino and cast members Kelly Bishop, Sutton Foster and Stacey Oristano in attendance.

RelatedGilmore Girls Reunion at Atx TV Festival: 9 More Castmembers Joining Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel

Additional programming announcements, which can be found below, include a Dawson’s Creek script reading and sessions for Suits, Hannibal and more.

The fest has also announced that TV icon James L. Brooks »

Permalink | Report a problem


Gilmore Girls Reunion at Atx TV Festival: 9 More Castmembers Joining Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel

27 March 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Where Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel lead, their former Gilmore Girls co-stars follow.

Organizers of the Atx Television Festival confirm to TVLine exclusively that 9 additional castmembers — including MVPs Jared Padalecki (Dean), Scott Patterson (Luke) and Kelly Bishop (Emily) — will join Graham, Bledel and series creator Amy Sherman-Palladino on the show’s reunion panel at the annual TV jamboree, which takes place June 4-7 in Austin, TX.

PhotosGilmore Girls Best and Worst Episodes

Also on board for the Gilmore event: Keiko Agena (Lane), Liza Weil (Paris), Liz Torres (Miss Patty), Sean Gunn (Kirk), Yanic Truesdale (Michel) and John Cabrera (Brian »

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Scrubs’ Alum Sarah Chalke to Star in Fox Comedy ’48 Hours ‘Til Monday’

28 February 2015 12:28 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Scrubs” alumna Sarah Chalke has landed another comedy.

Chalke will star opposite Rob Riggle in the Fox family comedy pilot “48 Hours ‘Til Monday,” our sister site TVLine reports.

The actress, who currently has a recurring role on Rainn Wilson’s crime dramedy “Backstrom,” will play Kelly Bishop, Riggle’s wife and mother to their three children. Her character struggles with the realities of being a stay-at-home mom after quitting her job as a TV news producer, while Riggle plays Charlie — a man desperate to make the best of his weekends.

Jane Curtin, as Kelly’s chain-smoking mother Louise, and Merrin Dungey, as her frenemy Candace, round out the cast.

The series from Universal Television comes from “The Mindy Project’s” Charlie Grandy, who wrote the pilot and will also serve as exec producer with Peter Traugott and Rachel Kaplan (“Manhattan Love Story”).

»

- Maane Khatchatourian

Permalink | Report a problem


Sarah Chalke To Star In Fox’s ’48 Hours’

27 February 2015 4:00 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Sarah Chalke is set as the female lead opposite Rob Riggle in Fox's single-camera comedy pilot 48 Hours 'Til Monday, written/exec produced by Charlie Grandy. 48Hours, from Universal TV, chronicles husband and father of three Charlie's (Riggle) desperate struggle not to let every weekend go completely to hell. Chalke, repped by UTA, manager John Carrabino and attorney Pj Shapiro, plays Kelly Bishop who is happily married to Charlie and the mother of their three kids, Kelly… »

Permalink | Report a problem


Pilot Scoop: Scrubs' Sarah Chalke to Co-Star in Fox's 48 Hours 'Til Monday

27 February 2015 4:00 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

If all goes well, Sarah Chalke will be working for the weekend this fall.

The Scrubs alumna has been cast opposite Rob Riggle in the Fox comedy pilot 48 Hours ‘Til Monday, TVLine has learned, which follows one husband’s goal to live every weekend to the fullest.

RelatedPilot Season ’15: Scoop on This Fall’s (Possible) New Shows, Who’s In Them

Chalke is playing Riggle’s wife Kelly Bishop, a former TV news producer who quickly discovers that managing a home — especially one that comes equipped with three children — is far more “exhausting, time-consuming and frustrating” than the job she left behind. »

Permalink | Report a problem


Alexis Bledel on Gilmore Girls Grandpa Edward Herrmann: 'I Will Miss Him Tremendously'

2 January 2015 2:45 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Gilmore Girls alum Alexis Bledel is fondly remembering Edward Herrmann, “the head of our Gilmore family,” in the wake of his recent death.

Herrmann succumbed to brain cancer on Wednesday at a hospital in New York.

Bledel played Rory, beloved granddaughter of Herrmann’s Richard Gilmore. She shared the following statement with TVLine:

Ed Herrmann was a wonderful actor and a kind man. He was endlessly knowledgeable about theater, TV and film, and would generously share his wisdom or tell stories from a long and rewarding career. I am grateful to him for that, and will miss him tremendously. He »

Permalink | Report a problem


Remembering Edward Herrmann: Gilmore Girls Creator Recalls the 'Audition' That Changed Everything

1 January 2015 9:51 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Edward Herrmann was Amy Sherman-Palladino’s first choice to play Lauren Graham’s TV dad, but the Gilmore Girls creator knew she faced an uphill battle landing the Emmy- and Tony-winning acting vet.

In the wake of Herrmann’s death on Wednesday from brain cancer, Sherman-Palladino shared with TVLine the surprising story that led to Herrmann’s against-all-odds casting, and the moment she came face-to-face with Richard Gilmore.

[Fyi: When an actor “reads” for a role, he is essentially auditioning.]

When we were casting the part of Richard on Gilmore Girls, we all sat around saying, ‘If we could only get Ed Herrmann.’ So we sent the script to his agent who »

Permalink | Report a problem


Lauren Graham, Kelly Bishop, Gilmore Girls Stars Remember the Late Edward Herrmann

1 January 2015 3:19 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Fans of beloved Gilmore Girls grandfather Richard Gilmore were stunned and saddened to hear that actor Edward Herrmann had passed away at the age of 71 on Dec. 31 after battling brain cancer. Since the news broke, the late Emmy winner's on-screen family has publicly spoken about the tragic loss.  Kelly Bishop, who played Richard's wife Emily Gilmore for all seven seasons of the small-town drama, released a statement to TVLine about the loss of her on-screen husband.  "We, the Gilmore Girls family, are so terribly sad and [...] »

Permalink | Report a problem


Edward Herrmann's Gilmore Girls Lauren Graham and Kelly Bishop Pay Tribute After Prolific Character Actor's ''Devastating'' Death

31 December 2014 4:11 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Edward Herrmann's TV family of seven years is missing him already. "My friend Ed Herrmann was the kindest, classiest, most talented man. It was an honor and a joy to know him, a devastating blow to lose him," Lauren Graham, who played daughter Lorelai Gilmore to his family patriarch Richard Gilmore on the fan-favorite Gilmore Girls, tweeted today upon hearing that Herrmann had died at 71 after battling brain cancer. Kelly Bishop, who played Herrmann's TV wife Emily Gilmore, said Wednesday that the Gilmore Girls family was "so terribly sad and somewhat stunned" by his passing. "We only learned about his illness a week or so ago," Bishop told TV Line. "I got a call »

Permalink | Report a problem


2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009

13 items from 2015


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners