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Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos is Renewed for a Second Season

The exciting announcement has been made that Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos is returning for a second season with Seth MacFarlane producing again. Cosmos, which is a revival of the 1980s Carl Sagan series, Cosmos: A Personal Voyage, will be coming back to both the National Geographic Channel and Fox. This season will be called Cosmos: Possible Worlds and it will delve into cosmic revolution, serious scientific concepts, and how our space and time coordinates were found. Neil deGrasse Tyson, an astrophysicist who previously hosted Star Talk, will return as to host the series which is scheduled to premiere in Spring

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos is Renewed for a Second Season
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Family Guy on Fox: Cancelled or Renewed for Season 16?

Vulture Watch What will become of Peter Griffin and his family? Is the Family Guy TV show cancelled or renewed for a 16th season on Fox? The television vulture is watching all TV series cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Family Guy, season 16. Bookmark it or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?  What's This TV Show About? An animated comedy airing on the Fox television network, Family Guy follows stereotypical sitcom dad Peter Griffin (Seth MacFarlane). Overweight and a bit dim, Peter is close to his kids, despite being a heavy drinker. A piano teacher, wife Lois (Alex Borstein) is a stay-at-home mother and usually the impatient voice of reason. An outcast at school, 18-year-old Meg (Mila Kunis) is the
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TV Scorecard: What's Already Been Canceled or Renewed This Season

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As we begin 2018 and approach what's known as midseason, there have already been a few casualties - and renewals! - for the new year. We have the news on the the fate of TV's newest shows, plus some updates on your old favorites. (Not seeing what you're looking for? Check here.) Related27 Highly Anticipated New Shows to Watch in 2018 What's Been Renewed CBS Young Sheldon: The Big Bang Theory's spinoff series has already been picked up for a full season after premiering in late September. ABC The Good Doctor: The brand-new series starring Freddie Highmore has been picked up for a full season. NBC This Is Us: This is technically old news, since This Is Us actually got renewed for two seasons back in January. Still, now that the show has begun season two, the reminder is necessary. Will & Grace: The rebooted series was renewed before it even returned.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson's Cosmos is Getting a Second Season! Watch the Promo Teaser

Neil deGrasse Tyson's science series Cosmos was so freakin' cool and I'm excited to share the news that fans are getting a second season! Fox has released the first promo teaser for Cosmos: Possible Worlds, which will "delve into the cosmic revolution, profound scientific concepts and how we found our coordinates in space and time."

Seth MacFarlane has returned to produce the second season and obviously, Tyson will be back to host it. Cosmos is a revival of the Carl Sagan series, and I can't wait to see what kind of crazy awesome cool stuff we'll learn in Season 2!
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Legally Blonde, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more movies to cheer you up on Blue Monday

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Legally Blonde, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more movies to cheer you up on Blue MondayLegally Blonde, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more movies to cheer you up on Blue MondayAdriana Floridia1/15/2018 9:08:00 Am

Monday January 15th has been deemed Blue Monday.

Blue Monday is what experts would call “the most depressing day of the year”, and it makes sense. It’s freezing cold outside, it’s mid-January when the excitement of the holidays has officially faded, and it’s a Monday.

We’ve narrowed down a list of the best films you may want to check out to make your Blue Monday even more cheerful. These films are all available either in the Cineplex Store or are now playing at a Cineplex theatre near you.

Here are our movie picks that will be sure to brighten your Blue Monday:

Paddington 2

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Indulge in some British whimsy with the sequel to Paddington Bear.
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TBS renews American Dad for two more seasons, will be paired with new animated series Final Space

TBS has announced that it has renewed Seth MacFarlane’s animated comedy series American Dad for two additional seasons, which will take it through to its seventeenth season overall.

Created by MacFarlane, Matt Barker and Matt Weitzman, the show follows the adventures of patriotic CIA man Stan Smith and his dysfunctional family in Langley Falls, Virginia. It originally launched on Fox, before moving to TBS in 2014.

American Dad is set to return for its fifteenth season on February 12th at 1opm, and from February 26th it will be paired with the new animated series Final Space for a one-hour animated programming block.

Variety reports that Final Space “follows a spaceman named Gary who is working off a prison sentence and makes a mysterious new alien friend, Mooncake, whom he immediately bonds with. But what Gary doesn’t know is that his adorable new sidekick is actually wanted by the sinister
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Cosmos Renewed for Season 2 at Fox and NatGeo, Premiering in 2019

Fox and NatGeo are set to once again explore the Cosmos, renewing the Seth MacFarlane-produced docuseries for a second season, our sister site Deadline reports.

RELATED2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble?

Dubbed Cosmos: Possible Worlds and premiering in Spring 2019, Season 2 will explore previously uncharted territories of the universe. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is once again on board as host.

Launching in March 2014 to 8.5 million total viewers across Fox and nine other networks (including NatGeo), Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey served as a follow-up to Carl Sagan’s 1980 program Cosmos: A Personal Voyage.
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‘Cosmos’: Fox & Nat Geo Order Season 2 Of Science Series Reboot Produced By Seth MacFarlane

Fox and National Geographic have greenlighted a new season of acclaimed science documentary series Cosmos. The second installment of the reboot of the iconic Carl Sagan series, which will be titled Cosmos: Possible World, comes from the same creative team as the first: executive producer Seth MacFarlane, who has been the driving force behind bringing back the Sagan classic; executive producer/writer/director Ann Druyan, who won an Emmy Award for writing the 2014 series…
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‘Cosmos’ With Host Neil DeGrasse Tyson to Return for New Season on Fox, Nat Geo (Video)

Get your telescopes ready: Fox and Nat Geo are returning Seth MacFarlane’s “Cosmos” for a new season, titled “Possible Worlds.” And yes, everyone’s favorite astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson will be back as host. The Emmy-winning series hails from executive producer/writer/director Ann Druyan, as well as MacFarlane, Brannon Braga and Jason Clark. “Cosmos: Possible Worlds” is scheduled to premiere globally in Spring 2019. In conjunction with the launch of the new season, National Geographic Books will publish a companion book of the same name, which is written by Druyan. Also Read: 5 Questions With 'Cosmos' Host Neil DeGrasse Tyson: Emmy Nominee Quickie In the vastness of...
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The Orville: Is the Fox TV Series Cancelled or Renewed for Season Two?

Vulture Watch Is there still enough space in outer space for both Ed and Kelly? Has The Orville TV show been cancelled or renewed for a second season on Fox? The television vulture is watching for the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of The Orville, season two. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?   What's This TV Show About? Airing on the Fox television network, The Orville stars Seth MacFarlane, Adrianne Palicki, Penny Johnson Jerald, Scott Grimes, Peter Macon, Halston Sage, J Lee, Mark Jackson, Chad L. Coleman, Norm Macdonald, Larry Joe Campbell, Victor Garber, Brian George, and Rachael MacFarlane. In 2417, Ed Mercer (Seth MacFarlane) is promoted to captain The U.S.S. Orville, with the assistance of First Officer Kelly
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Family Guy Ep Previews Brian and Stewie's Emotional Journey in 300th Episode — Watch a Sneak Peek

Family Guy is peeling back yet another layer of the complicated onion that is Brian and Stewie’s relationship.

Sunday’s episode (Fox, 9/8c) marks the comedy’s 300th outing, which begins innocently enough — with Peter making the acquaintance of his favorite cereal mascot — then takes a dark turn when Brian does something unspeakable to Stewie’s favorite toy.

“We wanted to do something that focused on our core relationship, and as the show has developed, the relationship between Brian and Stewie has become, to many people, the emotional core of the show,” executive producer Rich Appel tells TVLine of
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American Dad renewed for season 16

Chris Longo Jan 12, 2018

TBS has signed up for at least two more seasons of American Dad...

It’s a safe bet that soon American Dad will be old enough to legally buy booze, as TBS confirmed season 16 And season 17 during its TCA presentations this week.

American Dad spent its first 11 seasons on Fox before moving to TBS in 2014. The series has aired 235 episodes as it heads into season 15, fresh off a Christmas special. Created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman, it quickly separated itself from its cousin Family Guy and still maintains a devoted fan base.

Quitely, American Dad is one of television’s longest-running programs, and it recently got some recognition with Dee Bradley Baker (the voice of Klaus) receiving an Emmy nomination in 2017 for Outstanding Voice work.

Rounding out the voice cast is MacFarlane (Stan/Roger), Wendy Schaal (Francine), Scott Grimes (Steve), Rachael MacFarlane (Hayley), and
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American Dad!: Season 13 Debuts in February; TBS Orders Seasons 14 and 15

Thank goodness Turner will have daddy issues for some time to come. TBS has announced the 13th season of the American Dad! TV show will premiere on Monday, February 12, 2018 at 10:00pm Et/Pt. In addition the cable network has renewed American Dad! for season 14 and season 15, so don't worry about it being cancelled too soon. An animated comedy, American Dad! comes from creators Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman. The TBS voice cast includes Seth MacFarlane, Rachel MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Scott Grimes, Dee Bradley Baker, Jeff Fischer, and Patrick Stewart. The series centers on uber patriotic Stan Smith and his unusual family, which includes not only his wife and children, but also a unique goldfish, as well as an alien. Read More…
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'American Dad,' 'Drop the Mic' and 'The Joker's Wild' Renewed at TBS

TBS continues to hand out renewals.

The Turner-owned cable network, which also announced a two-season extension for Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, has also renewed Seth MacFarlane's American Dad for two more seasons and granted sophomore seasons for unscripted series Drop the Mic and Snoop Dogg's The Joker's Wild. The renewal for American Dad takes the animated veteran through 2020 and its 15th season overall. The 13th season returns Monday, Feb. 12 at 10 p.m. with 22 new episodes.

American Dad launched on Fox in 2005 and moved to TBS in 2014, where it has...
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How 'Family Guy' Called Out Kevin Spacey and Brett Ratner Way Before #MeToo

The Harvey Weinstein scandal and subsequent fallout involving sexual misconduct accusations against other high-profile men in Hollywood had some Family Guy fans doing double takes. 

The Fox cartoon staple, which is about to celebrate its 300th episode milestone, has been dropping hints for years that something was amiss. 

At the time, the jokes were likely just considered jabs at celebrities whom the show's writers didn't care for. But, it turns out, there was more to it. 

The Hollywood Reporter spoke with showrunners Richard Appel and Alec Sulkin and creator Seth MacFarlane to better understand how the apparent warnings appeared in the show. 

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American Dad! Has Been Renewed Through Season 15

Long-running Seth MacFarlane animated comedy American Dad! has been renewed for two more seasons, taking the show through season 15. One of the earlier entries into MacFarlane’s ongoing quest to control as much of pop culture as possible, American Dad! premiered in February 2005. The show’s early ratings success proved that MacFarlane’s Family Guy was no fluke, and served to propel the producer/director/actor/writer further into the upper echelon of the entertainment business.
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Seth MacFarlane Says He Didn’t Understand Kevin Spacey ‘Family Guy’ Joke

Seth MacFarlane, creator of The Family Guy, has been known to call celebrities out and predict public scandals over the years. In an interview at the Fox’s Television Critics Association press tour, MacFarlane said, “I think the myth that Family Guy is this Kreskin-like prognosticator of this kind of stuff is a little sensationalized… It’s […]

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Seth MacFarlane Talks Prescient 2005 Kevin Spacey Joke on 'Family Guy'

Seth MacFarlane Talks Prescient 2005 Kevin Spacey Joke on 'Family Guy'
Family Guy has been credited with calling out wrongdoers and anticipating scandals long before they erupt in the headlines, but show creator Seth MacFarlane clarified Thursday that this isn't exactly the case.

"I think the myth that Family Guy is this Kreskin-like prognosticator of this kind of stuff is a little sensationalized," he said during Fox's portion of the Television Critics Association press tour. "It's interesting that [with respect to] the narrative that's been decided by others, the idea that Family Guy is this cartoon Ouija Board that predicts these things.
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Seth MacFarlane's The Orville Might End Up Having a Family Guy Crossover

Seth MacFarlane's Star Trek-inspired series The Orville seems to have been getting a lot of love from the fans. It's a great series and if you aren't watching, you should be! It sounds like one episode next season may go in a very odd and interesting direction.

There's a chance will see the sci-fi series crossover with MacFarlane's other hit show, Family Guy! According to executive producer Rich Appel, a script has been written and it's just waiting for approval. He says:

"I sent the script on a slow boat [to approve]. But we end up live on the bridge of The Orville. We'll see."

So, we might actually see characters from Family Guy end up on The Orville ship interacting with the cast... fascinating. Some might think that would be silly and take things too far, but I'm curious to see how it might turn out. It could work brilliantly!
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The Orville: Season Two; Seth MacFarlane Doesn't Expect the Fox Series to Return Next Fall

What's in store for The Orville? Recently, creator and star Seth MacFarlane discussed the future of the Fox TV show, TVGuide reports.The comedic drama is set 300 years in the future and follows the adventures of the Orville, a not-so-top-of-the-line exploratory ship in Earth’s interstellar fleet. The cast includes MacFarlane, Halston Sage, Patrick Cox, Scott Grimes, Adrianne Palicki, Chad L. Coleman, and Larry Joe Campbell.Read More…
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