Afternoon Static: GREASE, STEPHAN COLBERT, THE GILMORE GIRLS & More!

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• The Super Bowl Is Stephen Colbert’s Opening Act, and He’s Ready to Make the Most of It: Sunday may bring his biggest audience ever
• Gilmore Girls Revival: Kelly Bishop Teases Widow Emily’s ‘Manic’ State, Richard’s Immense ‘Presence’
• Play Ball! CBS, NBC Split Rights to Thursday Night Football
• Funny Business: Netflix Orders Innovative Sketch Series ‘The Characters’
• Review: With Spectacular ‘Grease Live’, Fox & Paramount Raise Bar On Live TV Presentations
• It Gets Better: The Depiction of Gay Teens on ‘American Crime’ Is Unprecedented on TV
• Is it possible to quantify fandom? Here’s one statistician who’s crunching the numbers
• Samantha Bee: Smirking in the Boys’ Room
• LOL: Louis C.K. surprises fans with new show Horace and Pete, co-starring Steve Buscemi
• Groan: So You Think You Can Dance Returns This Summer With Kid Contestants
• Cool Beans: Netflix streaming first season of ‘Better Call Saul’ starting Monday
• Class Acts: Tina Fey And Amy Poehler’s Carol Burnett SAG Awards Tribute Is Just The Best
• ‘Grease: Live’ EP on Audio Glitches, Vanessa Hudgens’ “Fierce” Performance and Opening Behind-the-Scenes Scramble

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