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2011-04-18 14:33:00

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Actor/Comedian Tom Arnold's first stand-up comedy special, 'That's My Story and I'm Sticking To It', street date April 19, 2011, is being released by LOL Comedy Inc., a full service comedy production company founded by entertainment veterans/comedy producers Scott Montoya and Neal Marshall. Originally premiering on Showtime on New Year's Eve 2011, the title is now available on DVD through Amazon.com and soon on iTunes. With purchase of the DVD,...

2011-02-14 16:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifetime Television has ordered 16 half-hour episodes of an all-new docu-series featuring Emmy® Award-winning actress, comedienne and best-selling author Roseanne Barr, marking her return to television as she takes on her newest endeavor, running her farm in Hawaii. The announcement was made today by Nancy Dubuc, Lifetime Networks' President and General Manager. The series will premiere on Lifetime this year. (Logo:...

2010-11-22 14:45:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Make room at the dinner table this Thanksgiving for special guests Elka (Betty White), Joy (Jane Leeves), Melanie (Valerie Bertinelli) and Victoria (Wendie Malick), stars of the TV Land original hit sitcom "Hot in Cleveland," along with more favorite TV characters during the 4th annual Overstuffed Thanksgiving Weekend beginning Thursday, November 25 at 8:00AM ET/PT and concluding Monday, November 29 at 1:00 AM ET/PT. The marathon features...

2010-01-26 22:08:00

LAHAINA, Hawaii, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- It has been a long time since the television icon Roseanne Barr has performed in a venue that only holds 300 people. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100126/LA44498) But last Friday night, that's exactly what she did in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. As part of the brand new "The Maui Celebrity Series," producers for the new monthly concert series have seen a response of international proportions. "We are amazed at the response this series...

2009-11-23 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Join your favorite TV families as they spread good cheer and celebrate the season during "TV Land's 10th Annual Merrython" on Sunday December 13th from 6 A.M. - December 14th 6 A.M. (all times EST/PST). The network will air some of the most memorable and beloved holiday-themed episodes from "Roseanne," "The Andy Griffith Show," "Sanford And Son," "The Beverly Hillbillies," "The Brady Bunch," "The Cosby Show" and more. Encore presentations of "TV Land's...

2009-10-19 13:43:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- TV Land has stirred up a magical brew of Halloween-themed episodes of "Roseanne" to celebrate All Hallow's Eve on Saturday, October 31 from 10:00PM - 2:00AM (ET/PT). Tune in to "Roseanne's Wicked Halloween Bash" for a haunting night of episodes, including when the Conners have a spooky night of fun with a Ouija board, a hilarious parody of the horror flick "Rosemary's Baby," their annual Halloween party at the lodge and finally, a night filled with...

2009-08-14 16:44:55

Sarah Chalke's publicist has confirmed the Canadian-born actress is pregnant with her first child. The 32-year-old actress's representative told Usmagazine.com she is expected to deliver her first child with her entertainment lawyer fiance, Jamie Afifi, this winter. Chalke is best known for her roles on TV's Roseanne, Scrubs and How I Met Your Mother.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'