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'The Michael J. Fox Show' Cancelled? Nbc Pulls Thursday Night Sitcom

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th February 2014

NBC has pulled The Michael J. Fox Show from its schedule. The show which airs on a Thursday night at 9.30pm has been effectively cancelled having only shown 15 of its 22 episode run.Michael J....

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised: 'The Michael J. Fox Show' Divides Critics

By Michael West | 26th September 2013

Perhaps we were expecting too much. Maybe we thought Michael J. Fox playing himself in a new NBC sitcom was almost too perfect. This was going to Your Enthusiasm meets The Office right? Michael...

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Nbc's The Michael J Fox Show Seems Feel-good, Fresh And Funny [Trailer]

By Michael West | 14th May 2013

Michael J Fox's return to television could turn out to be something very special indeed. He stars in an eponymous show for NBC's Autumn schedule in which he plays Mike Henry, a sufferer of Parkinson's...

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The Onion Offer Apology To Quvenzhane Wallis Over Crude, Offensive, Tweet

By Michael West | 26th February 2013

Quvenzhane Wallis, the 9-year-old actress nominated for Best Actress at the Oscars on Sunday, has received a personal apology from Steve Hannah, the chief executive of satirical newspaper The Onion, after it tweeted an offensive...

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Tributes Pour In For Late 'Treme' Star Lionel Batiste

9th July 2012

Tributes have been flooding in following the death of Lionel Batiste, vocalist, bass drummer and assistant of leader of the Treme Brass Band. He was 81 at the time of his passing. As one of...

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Wendell Pierce Opening His Own Grocery Chain

9th March 2012

The Wire star Wendell Pierce is opening his own grocery chain.The actor will team up with business partner James Hatchett and childhood friend Troy Henry to unveil a range of stores called Sterling Farms in...

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Jennifer Lopez To Play Carmen Sandiego

4th November 2011

Jennifer Lopez is set to star in the film adaptation of computer game turned animated TV series 'Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego?'The 'American Idol' judge will produce and reportedly take on the lead...

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Controversy Swirls Around The Help

23rd August 2011

As The Help continued to amaze box-office pundits by coming from behind and taking over first place for two consecutive weeks, controversy over its plot began percolating on the Internet. Actor Wendell Pierce ( The...

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Jennifer Lopez Joins Parker Cast

8th August 2011

Jennifer Lopez is to star opposite Jason Statham in 'Parker'.The singer-and-actress and Nick Nolte join the previously announced British actor in the cast of Taylor Hackford's forthcoming thriller, which is based on Donald Westlake's novel...

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