Live TV Musicals Ranked by Ratings, From ‘Sound of Music’ to ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ (Photos)

Live TV Musicals Ranked by Ratings, From ‘Sound of Music’ to ‘A Christmas Story’ (Photos) How will NBC’s Easter Sunday “Jesus Christ Superstar” production fit in here? Tony Maglio | Last Updated: April 1, 2018 @ 4:52 PM [ comments ]

Is John Legend’s Jesus Costume Really Just This White T-Shirt? We Asked NBC

Photo by: James Dimmock/NBC What John Legend will don when he plays the son of God in NBC’s upcoming “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” is definitely not something your parents would let you wear to church on Easter Sunday. The first photos of Legend in costume as Jesus Christ were revealed by People in February, and if … Read more

Here’s Everything Chrissy Teigen Tweeted During ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ (Updating Live)

Getty/NBC We all know Chrissy Teigen’s commentary is the stuff of legend — especially when it’s about husband John Legend. But on Easter Sunday the Queen of Twitter really stepped up her game to a holy level while critiquing NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live.” Teigen’s R&B singer hubby starred in the TV rock opera as … Read more

Live TV Musicals Ranked by Ratings, From ‘Sound of Music’ to ‘A Christmas Story’ (Photos)

Live TV Musicals Ranked by Ratings, From ‘Sound of Music’ to ‘A Christmas Story’ (Photos) How will NBC’s Easter Sunday “Jesus Christ Superstar” production fit in here? Tony Maglio | Last Updated: March 27, 2018 @ 7:13 PM [ comments ]

Fans Think ‘Rise’ Is Straight up ‘Glee’ – but With a ‘Really Gritty Instagram Filter’

NBC/Fox If you tuned into the premiere of NBC’s “Rise” on Tuesday and kept wondering when Lea Michele was going to burst through the door belting out a Broadway hit, you weren’t the only one. Oh yeah, a good chunk of Twitter thought the new series is pretty much “Glee.” And that’s not necessarily a … Read more

‘This Is Us’: Susan Kelechi Watson Wants to Find Out How Randall Put a Ring on It

Photo by: Ron Batzdorff/NBC The Season 2 finale of “This Is Us” is going to the chapel, and Toby (Chris Sullivan) and Kate (Chrissy Metz) are getting married. Yes, the episode, appropriately titled “The Wedding,” will end in a marriage — Susan Kelechi Watson tells TheWrap there will be nothing but “happy tears” for Katoby fans Tuesday night. … Read more

Natalie Morales to Reunite With ‘Parks and Recreation’ Co-Creator Mike Schur for ‘Abby’s’

Getty Natalie Morales is set to work with a familiar face as she reunites with “Parks and Recreation” co-creator Mike Schur for the upcoming NBC comedy “Abby’s.” The network confirmed that the actress will play the titular role of Abby in the pilot, with Schur pegged as producer. “No nonsense, slight but strong, Abby is … Read more

‘Hamilton’ Star Cast as Judas in NBC’s ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live’

NBC NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” production has found its Judas. “Hamilton” star and two-time Tony nominee Brandon Victor Dixon will play Jesus’ betrayer in the Easter Sunday live musical, the network said on Thursday. Dixon portrayed Aaron Burr in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s star-making play. Dixon joins John Legend as Jesus, Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene, Alice … Read more

Ratings: ‘Amazing Race’ Audience Rises in Season Finale as NBC’s Olympics Slide

Getty OK, so Wednesday’s “Amazing Race” season finale wasn’t exactly amazing, but it did manage to grow its overall audience 4 percent from last week’s penultimate episode. NBC was first in ratings with a 3.3 rating/13 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 14 million, according to preliminary … Read more

Ratings: Lindsey Vonn Is No Shaun White, But Olympics Still Ice Out Competition

Getty Americans didn’t tune in to root on Lindsey Vonn in nearly the same numbers they showed up for Shaun White last week — but NBC still easily iced out any broadcast competition on Tuesday, including “Bachelor Winter Games.” NBC was first in ratings with a 3.9 rating/15 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and … Read more