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VIDEO: Last Night's JEOPARDY! Ends with Rarely Seen 3-Way Loss!VIDEO: Last Night's JEOPARDY! Ends with Rarely Seen 3-Way Loss!
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

Last night's episode of JEOPARDY ended highly unusually. All three contestants incorrectly identified the final question and bet all their money. The result? What is 'A Three-Way Loss? (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Kristin Chenoweth Stars on CBS's I GET THAT A LOT, Airing 12/30VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Kristin Chenoweth Stars on CBS's I GET THAT A LOT, Airing 12/30
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2015

I GET THAT A LOT, featuring popular stars pulling pranks on everyday people, returns with a new installment in a continuing series of one-hour specials, to be broadcast Wednesday, Dec. 30 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Kristin Chenoweth & More Set for CBS's I GET THAT A LOT, 12/30Kristin Chenoweth & More Set for CBS's I GET THAT A LOT, 12/30
by TV News Desk - Dec 4, 2015

I GET THAT A LOT, featuring popular stars pulling pranks on everyday people, returns with a new installment in a continuing series of one-hour specials, to be broadcast Wednesday, Dec. 30 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

VIDEO: Broadway Show Tunes Propel JEOPARDY's Matt Jackson One Step Closer to ChampionshipVIDEO: Broadway Show Tunes Propel JEOPARDY's Matt Jackson One Step Closer to Championship
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 19, 2015

On last night's show, he showed off his knowledge of show tunes, first with a video clue given by actress Debra Messing on the subject of her idol, Barbra Streisand (more...)

DVR Alert - American Ballet Theatre Returns to JEOPARDY! TodayDVR Alert - American Ballet Theatre Returns to JEOPARDY! Today
by TV News Desk - Nov 17, 2015

For the second time this year, dancers from American Ballet Theatre will be featured in a special ballet category on the television quiz show JEOPARDY!. Today, November 17, 2015, in a category entitled 'Tough Ballet,' ABT Company members will demonstrate iconic excerpts from its repertoire and read the accompanying clues. (more...)

DVR Alert - American Ballet Theatre to Return to JEOPARDY! Next WeekDVR Alert - American Ballet Theatre to Return to JEOPARDY! Next Week
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2015

For the second time this year, dancers from American Ballet Theatre will be featured in a special ballet category on the television quiz show JEOPARDY!. On Tuesday, November 17, 2015, in a category entitled 'Tough Ballet,' ABT Company members will demonstrate iconic excerpts from its repertoire and read the accompanying clues. (more...)

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tweet Thrills JEOPARDY ChampionLin-Manuel Miranda's Tweet Thrills JEOPARDY Champion
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 12, 2015

Jackson shared with host Alex Trebek that one of the greatest thrills he has experienced since appearing on the show was being the subject of a tweet from one of his idols, Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda. (more...)

Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, and More Lead BWW's Top 20 Must-Follow Broadway Tweeters Countdown!Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, and More Lead BWW's Top 20 Must-Follow Broadway Tweeters Countdown!
by Sally Henry - Oct 7, 2015

Besides giving us ridiculously talented creators, entertainment, reason to live, etc., one great dynamic of our Broadway community is that we have a very active presence on Twitter. This is one of the few platforms on which performers, writers, and fans can all interact, usually throwing witty and often satirical one-liners at one another. It's one of the things that makes our community such a special place to be a part of. (more...)

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman, Shaquille O'Neal, Blue Man Group Play Crazy Trivia Game on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLONVIDEO: Hugh Jackman, Shaquille O'Neal, Blue Man Group Play Crazy Trivia Game on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON
by Michael Dale - Oct 6, 2015

It looked like a scene out of A NIGHT AT THE OPERA when Hugh Jackman and Shaquille O'Neal played trivia with Jimmy Fallon. (more...)

VIDEO: JEOPARDY! Contestant Tricks Alex Trebek Into Saying 'Turd Ferguson'VIDEO: JEOPARDY! Contestant Tricks Alex Trebek Into Saying 'Turd Ferguson'
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

On last night's JEOPARDY!, Jeopardy! contestant Talia managed to get host Alex Trebek to say the name Turd Ferguson with her Final Jeopardy answer: "What is the Love Ballad of Turd Ferguson?" (more...)

Dewayne Staats Releases POSITION TO WINDewayne Staats Releases POSITION TO WIN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

Early in a new book by Dewayne Staats, the longtime play-by-play TV announcer for the Tampa Bay Rays, he tells how - as a 10-year-old - he became entranced with the voices that brought baseball to life over the radio airwaves, leading him to write a fan letter to his idol, Houston broadcaster Gene Elston. (more...)

VIDEO: Alex Trebek Raps 'Fresh Prince' Theme Song on JEOPARDY!VIDEO: Alex Trebek Raps 'Fresh Prince' Theme Song on JEOPARDY!
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

On last night's JEOPARDY, host Alex Trebek showed off his rapping talent as he rapped to the lyrics of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song (more...)

Broadway Trivia Stumps All-3 Contestants on JEOPARDY!Broadway Trivia Stumps All-3 Contestants on JEOPARDY!
by Caryn Robbins - May 26, 2015

Last night's category for Final Jeopardy may have been 'Hymns', but a strong knowledge of Broadway history would have come in handy in order to come up with the correct response. (more...)

VIDEO: Josh Gad, Debra Messing & More Compete on CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!VIDEO: Josh Gad, Debra Messing & More Compete on CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2015

Josh Gad (Book of Mormon, Frozen), Zachary Quinto (The Glass Menagerie) and Debra Messing (Outside (Mullingar) are among the stars who will test their knowledge on this week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!. (more...)

Josh Gad, Zachary Quinto & More Set for Next Week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!Josh Gad, Zachary Quinto & More Set for Next Week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2015

Josh Gad (Book of Mormon, Frozen), Zachary Quinto (The Glass Menagerie) and Debra Messing (Outside (Mullingar) are among the stars who will test their knowledge on next week's CELEBRITY JEOPARDY!. (more...)

ABT's 75th Anniversary Featured on JEOPARDY! TodayABT's 75th Anniversary Featured on JEOPARDY! Today
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's 75th Anniversary will be the subject of a category on the television quiz show JEOPARDY! today, May 5, 2015. The featured ABT category will include performance footage from several of the upcoming Spring season's iconic ballets, with clues read by ABT dancers. (more...)

ABT's 75th Anniversary to Be Featured on JEOPARDY! Next WeekABT's 75th Anniversary to Be Featured on JEOPARDY! Next Week
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's 75th Anniversary will be the subject of a category on the television quiz show JEOPARDY! on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. The featured ABT category will include performance footage from several of the upcoming Spring season's iconic ballets, with clues read by ABT dancers. (more...)

Tyra Banks Hosts 42nd ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS on POP TonightTyra Banks Hosts 42nd ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS on POP Tonight
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2015

Tyra Banks, the fearless, ground-breaking, award-winning mogul, will bring her signature edge and one-of-a-kind style to host THE 42ND ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS (more...)

2015 Creative Arts EMMY Winners Announced - Including 3 Way Tie!2015 Creative Arts EMMY Winners Announced - Including 3 Way Tie!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 25, 2015

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Alex Trebek & Florence Henderson Host Creative Art EMMY AWARDS TodayAlex Trebek & Florence Henderson Host Creative Art EMMY AWARDS Today
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced today that 'Jeopardy!' game show icon, Alex Trebek and Florence Henderson, stage and television star of 'Oklahoma' and 'The Brady Bunch,' will host the Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards today, April 24, 2015. The reception and presentation will take place at the Universal Hilton in Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m. (more...)

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