Television

First Look: Gwen Stefani, Lukas Graham, More Perform During “A Home For The Holidays”

One of the year’s most emotional and inspirational television broadcasts is eight days away. CBS’ “A Home For The Holidays,” that broadcast, will air from 8-9PM ET on December 21. The special, which shares stories of children adopted from foster care, will be celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Hosted by LL Cool J, the broadcast will feature in-studio performances by Gwen Stefani, Lukas Graham and Train. It will additionally feature footage from Andy Grammer’s performance at the annual Grove tree lighting. Ahead of the broadcast, CBS shared first-look photos: A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS — THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY will ... Read more

Maddie Ziegler Talks Dating Rumors, Sia On The Talk; CBS Shares Pictures & Videos

To support her recently released book “The Callback,” Maddie Ziegler made an appearance on Thursday’s “The Talk.” During her appearance, Ziegler addressed rumors of a relationship with Steve Wonder’s son Kailand Morris. She also talked about her frequent work with Sia — work that has driven the incorrect belief that the Australian singer-songwriter is her mother. Following Ziegler’s appearance, CBS shared two photos from the episode. It also shared highlights from Ziegler’s interview with the women of “The Talk.” Both forms of media follow: Reality television star and author Maddie Ziegler visits “The Talk,” Thursday, December 13, 2018 on the ... Read more

John Cena, Rachel Brosnahan Scheduled For December 19 “Late Night With Seth Meyers”

NBC just revealed the lineup for the penultimate 2018 edition of “Late Night With Seth Meyers.” According to the network, the episode will feature interviews with “BumbleBee” star John Cena, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” star Rachel Brosnahan and comedian Brian Posehn. Vintage Trouble drummer Richard Danielson will additionally be sitting in with The 8G Band as part of a week-long residency. NBC’s official listings follow: Thursday, December 13: Guests Natalie Portman and Adam Pally. Todd Sucherman sits-in with the 8G Band. Show 0772. Friday, December 14: Guests Jake Tapper and Bill Burr. Nikki Glaspie sits-in with the 8G Band. (OAD ... Read more

Dave Matthews Band Performs “Do You Remember” on “Ellen DeGeneres Show” (Watch)

Thursday’s “Ellen DeGeneres Show” features the talk show’s third-to-last musical performance of 2018. It is a big one. The performance finds Dave Matthews Band delivering its “Do You Remember” for the “Ellen” audience. The musical offering airs part of an episode that also features interviews with Sam Rockwell and Richard Madden. John Cena also appears in a “guidance counselor” segment. Taped in advance, the episode airs in the afternoon. Check local listings for the specific start time in your market. For now, watch Dave Matthews Band perform “Do You Remember” on “Ellen.”

Hailee Steinfeld To Appear, Perform On December 19 “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Hailee Steinfeld stars in the new film “BumbleBee.” She also contributed lead soundtrack single “Back To Life.” To support both dimensions of the project, Steinfeld will appear on the December 19 “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The entertainer will appear as an interview and musical guest on the broadcast. Willem Dafoe will also make an appearance on the episode. NBC’s official “Tonight Show” listings follow: Wednesday, December 12: Guests include Natalie Portman, Dennis Miller and musical guest Braison Cyrus. Show 980 Thursday, December 13: Guests include Miley Cyrus, Regina King and musical guest Chloe x Halle. Show 981 Friday, December ... Read more

Natalie Portman Appears, Braison Cyrus Performs On Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show”

Update: “Vox Lux” star Natalie Portman made an appearance on Wednesday’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The actress appeared as the episode’s lead interview guest. She also participated in a “Jinx Challenge.” Wednesday’s episode additionally featured an interview with Dennis Miller and a performance by Braison Cyrus. An early highlight from Portman’s interview follows. Additional videos will be posted upon availability. Photos from the taping are also embedded. THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON — Episode 0980 — Pictured: (l-r) Actress Natalie Portman during an interview with host Jimmy Fallon on December 12, 2018 — (Photo by: Andrew Lipovsky/NBC) THE ... Read more

Lil Wayne Performs “Don’t Cry” On “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” (Watch)

Update: Earlier this fall, Lil Wayne performed on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and “Saturday Night Live.” Wednesday, he made another TV appearance. He performed “Don’t Cry” on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.” A video of the performance and photos from the taping follow: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and guest Lil Wayne during Wednesday’s December 12, 2018 show. Photo: Scott Kowalchyk/CBS ©2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and guest Lil Wayne during Wednesday’s December 12, 2018 show. Photo: Scott Kowalchyk/CBS ©2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Late ... Read more

Eiza Gonzalez, John Cena Scheduled For December 18 “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

“Welcome To Marwen” and “BumbleBee” both open in theaters on December 21. To support the projects, stars from each film will appear on the December 18 “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” According to the 1iota ticketing website, actress Eiza Gonzalez will represent “Marwen” on the episode. John Cena will appear in support of “BumbleBee.” Although the 1iota ticketing website is wholly reliable, listings should still be treated as tentative until formally confirmed by ABC. Other upcoming “Kimmel” guests include Will Ferrell (December 12), John C. Reilly (December 12), Matty Matheson (December 12), Rita Wilson (December 12), Amy Adams (December 13), Jeff Ross ... Read more

Kesha Performs “Here Comes The Change” On Wednesday’s “Ellen DeGeneres Show”

Successful singer-songwriter Kesha takes the stage on Wednesday’s “Ellen DeGeneres Show.” The artist performs “Here Comes The Change,” her song from the film “On The Basis Of Sex.” The performance marks one of the last “Ellen” musical numbers of 2018. The only performances still-to-come this year will come from Dave Matthews Band (December 13), Brett Young (December 14) and Blake Shelton (December 20). Wednesday’s “Ellen” also features Steve Carell and Gisele. It will air this afternoon; check local listings for the start time in your market. For now, watch Kesha perform “Here Comes The Change.”

Ratings: Darci Lynne Christmas Special Delivers Solid Performance

No, “Darci Lynne: My Hometown Christmas” was not a blockbuster for NBC. It actually lost a sizable percentage of its “The Voice” lead-in. It nonetheless fared well by all reasonable standards. According to fast national data posted by Showbuzz, “My Hometown Christmas” drew a 0.8 adults 18-49 rating and averaged 5.96 million overall viewers. It took second in its timeslot, trailing only CBS’ “FBI” (1.0, 8.97 million). It, moreover, drew a larger audience than NBC’s recent John Legend & Chrissy Teigen (0.8, 4.34 million) and Pentatonix (0.7, 3.70 million) specials. Both received fairly comparable lead-in support (Tuesday’s “The Voice” was ... Read more