Peter Capaldi was tapped to be the new 'Doctor Who.' The BBC announced Peter Capaldi, a 55-year-old Scot, would replace current Doctor Matt Smith during a live show. 'Doctor Who' has aired in various forms since 1963.
Rashida Jones, who has starred on the show since its beginning, and more recently added cast member Rob Lowe will be leaving the comedy this year. Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe play characters Ann Perkins and Chris Traeger.
Mary Lynn Rajskub, who starred on the original '24' series, will appear with '24' star Kiefer Sutherland for the new 12-episode series '24: Live Another Day.' Mary Lynn Rajskub played Jack Bauer's counter-terrorist sidekick Chloe.
The new cable channel will offer entertainment that aims to amuse and to inspire social change. "TakePart Live," for example, is devoted to "decoding" the news, including online involvement by viewers.
Many younger viewers, a coveted demographic in TV, are ignoring such late-night staples as 'The Tonight Show.' Will Jimmy Fallon taking over for Jay Leno and Seth Meyers arriving on the scene make a difference?
The Emmy nominations were led by 'American Horror Story: Asylum' and 'Game of Thrones,' which scored 17 and 16 nods, respectively. The Emmy nominations also honored series such as 'Mad Men' and 'Downton Abbey.'