Welcome to our morning round-up of big/interesting TV news that you may have missed over the past 24 hours because unlike us, there’s a fairly good chance that have a life outside of the small screen.
A&E Television Network is suing California-based Genuine Entertainment over who thought up the idea for an upcoming Steven Seagal reality TV show LAWMEN. Which if you ask us, is probably not something to be proud of. [Reuters]
Good News: SEINFELD alum Patrick Warburton continues to make us laugh. Bad News: Not so much on his middling CBS sitcom RULES OF ENGAGEMENT, but rather thanks to his cameo in the latest Apple commercial. [YouTube]
In: THE X FACTOR contestant Danyl Johnson. Out: THE X FACTOR contestant Susan Boyle [YouTube]
Wondering what Blake Lively, Rachel Bilson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Regis Philbin and Alexander Skarsgard all have it common aside from really good genes. Answer: Today is their birthday.
Paula Abdul still in search of R-E-S-P-E-C-T, announced via twitter last night that she is hosting VH1 DIVAS 2009, which will include performances by Adele, Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Leona Lewis, and Jordin Sparks and air on VH1 on September 17, life from the Brooklyn Academy of Music. [Twitter]