Nina Tassler News

CBS's TWO AND A HALF MEN May Present Gay Adoption Storyline for Final Season
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

CBS's long-running comedy Two and a Half Men may be poised to present a gay adoption-themed storyline for its 12th and final season (more...)

CBS May Replace CRAIG FERGUSON with Political Talk Show
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler surprised everyone at the network's Television Critics Association session,revealing that the show may not necessarily take the comedy route. (more...)

CBS Orders New Drama Series ZOO Based on James Patterson's Bestselling Novel
by TV News Desk - Jul 01, 2014

CBS has given a straight-to-series order for 13 episodes of ZOO, a drama based on the bestselling novel of the same name by James Patterson, for broadcast in summer 2015. (more...)

CBS Sets Fall Premiere Dates for New & Returning Series
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2014

CBS announced today a multi-phase rollout for its new season with fall premiere dates ranging from the kick-off of NFL Thursday Night Football on Sept. 11 to the launch of its top-rated Thursday entertainment lineup on Oct. 30. (more...)

Cate Blanchett, Kerry Washington Among WIF Award Recipients
by Movies News Desk - Jun 10, 2014

Since 1977, Women In Film, Los Angeles has annually honored exemplary women in the entertainment industry women who lead by example, who are creative, groundbreaking, and who excel at their chosen fields. (more...)

Neil Patrick Harris to Host Weekly Variety Show for CBS?
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2014

NPH revealed that he would instead love to serve as host of a weekly variety show for the CBS network. (more...)

Neil Patrick Harris Confirms He Was Initially Offered 'LATE SHOW' Gig
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2014

Neil Patrick Harris, once rumored to be a contender to replace David Letterman on THE LATE SHOW, confirmed today to Howard Stern that he was, in fact, initially approached to succeed the late-night host. Harris said CBS' Les Moonves and Nina Tassler also offered him Craig Ferguson's spot in the later show, though he eventually turned both gigs down. (more...)

CBS's TWO AND A HALF MEN to End Next Year; Charlie Sheen to Return?
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2014

At this morning's CBS presentation of its 2014-15 schedule, the network's Nina Tassler revealed that next season of Chuck Lorre's long-running comedy series TWO AND A HALF MEN, will be its last. (more...)

CBS Unveils 2014-15 Primetime Schedule!
by BWW Special Coverage - May 14, 2014

CBS today unveiled its 2014-2015 primetime schedule, featuring eight new series - with five to launch in the fall - as well as the premiere of NFL THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL on the Network. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch CRAIG FERGUSON Announce He's Stepping Down from 'Late Late Show'
by - Apr 29, 2014

Craig Ferguson announced last night that he has decided to step down as host of THE LATE LATE SHOW in December 2014. (more...)

Craig Ferguson Announces Departure from CBS's THE LATE LATE SHOW
by TV News Desk - Apr 28, 2014

Craig Ferguson announced today that he has decided to step down as host of THE LATE LATE SHOW in December 2014. (more...)

David Letterman Reacts to COLBERT Hiring: 'I'm Flattered'!
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

In a statement released today, David Letterman commented on the news of Colbert's hiring (more...)

Fallon, Ferguson React to Colbert's LATE SHOW News
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Today, Jimmy Fallon, who recently took over hosting duties of NBC's TONIGHT SHOW from Jay Leno, turned to Twitter to welcome Colbert to his new late show time slot (more...)

COLBERT on Letterman Gig: 'I Have to Go Grind a Gap in My Front Teeth'
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Speaking on the news of his upcoming new gig on CBS, Colbert commented "I'm thrilled and grateful that CBS chose me. Now, if you'll excuse me, I have to go grind a gap in my front teeth." (more...)

CBS Announces Stephen Colbert As The Next Host Of 'THE LATE SHOW'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The CBS Television Networktoday announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning 'The Colbert Report,' will succeed David Letterman as the host of THE LATE SHOW, effective when Mr. Letterman retires from the broadcast. The five-year agreement between CBS and Colbert was announced byLeslie Moonves, President and CEO, CBS Corporation, and Nina Tassler, Chairman of CBS Entertainment. (more...)

VIDEO: Stephen Colbert to Replace LETTERMAN; Watch Most Recent Guest Appearance!
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Below, check out Colbert's most recent appearance on 'Late Show' in which he talks to Dave about his role in the new 'Hobbit' film and shows off his elf ear! (more...)

BREAKING: Stephen Colbert to Replace David Letterman as Host of LATE SHOW!
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

The CBS Television Network today announced that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning 'The Colbert Report,' will succeed David Letterman as the host of 'The Late Show.' (more...)

BREAKING: CBS Announces Renewals for GOOD WIFE, MOM & 16 More!
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2014

CBS, America's most-watched network, today announced pick-ups for 18 series for next season. Combined with its previously announced pick-ups, CBS has now renewed 20 returning series for the 2014-2015 season, encompassing 17 hours of primetime programming. (more...)

BREAKING: CBS Renews BIG BANG THEORY for 3 Years!
by TV News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

CBS announced today a multi-year broadcast renewal for the top-rated, critically acclaimed comedy THE BIG BANG THEORY. (more...)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jay Leno Among 2014 TV Academy Hall of Fame Inductees; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

The Television Academy's Hall of Fame Selection tvacadlogoCommittee has announced the groundbreaking television legends to be inducted into the 23rd Hall of Fame. (more...)

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