01:43 PM EDT 09/19/2014

Add PEOPLE News

Lifetime

Credit: Monica Schipper/WireImage; David Livingston/Getty
Aubrey Plaza to Voice Grumpy Cat in Lifetime's Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever

Aubrey Plaza to Voice Grumpy Cat in Lifetime's Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever

Originally posted 09/18/2014 09:20PM

It's a match made in bad-attitude heaven!

Read More

Credit: Charles Sykes/AP
Tori Spelling: I'm 'Proud of Dean' for Working on Himself

Tori Spelling: I'm 'Proud of Dean' for Working on Himself

Originally posted 08/14/2014 05:15PM

While a cheating scandal and sex addiction landed her eight-year marriage on the rocks, Tori Spelling appears hopeful that she and husband Dean McDermott are mending their relationship.

Read More

Credit: Splash News Online; Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP
Lifetime to Air Brittany Murphy TV Movie | Brittany Murphy

UpdatePosted 08/13/2014 12:20PM

Lifetime to Air Brittany Murphy TV Movie

Originally posted 08/13/2014 11:20AM

Four years after the shocking death of Brittany Murphy at the age of 32, Lifetime is planning to air a TV movie about the late actress.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the two-hour biopic will premiere on Sept. 6. Titled The Brittany Murphy Story, the project will start with Murphy as an aspiring child star in the '80s and follow her career and personal life through her 2009 death due to pneumonia, including the resulting aftermath.

Read More

Credit: All Access Photo/Splash News Online
Which Saved By the Bell Star Won't Watch a Lifetime Movie About the Show?

Elizabeth Berkley Won't Watch Lifetime's Saved By the Bell Movie

Originally posted 07/20/2014 07:15PM

Elizabeth Berkley won't be setting her DVR on for The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story on Lifetime.

Read More

Credit: NBCU/Getty; Sergei Backlakov/Lifetime
Is It All Right? Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story Coming to TV | Saved by the Bell

Saved by the Bell

Lifetime Announces The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story TV Movie

Originally posted 06/20/2014 09:30AM

Principal Belding always wanted to know, "Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey! What is going on here?" Now he, and the rest of us, are about to find out.

TV network Lifetime will air The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story in 2014. This tell-all TV movie promises to delve into the behind-the-scenes drama of the popular '90s series and its six young actors, – including Mario Lopez – who grew up in the public spotlight, reports the New York Daily News.

Read More

Advertisement
Credit: Charles Sykes/AP
Tori & Dean's Marriage Crisis Will Play Out on New Reality Show

TV News

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott's Marriage Crisis Will Play Out on True Tori

Originally posted 03/31/2014 02:40PM

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott have invited reality TV cameras into their home during a very difficult time in their marriage, which was recently threatened by a cheating scandal that caused the actor to enter rehab.

Read More

Credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty
Bethenny Frankel's Talk Show Axed: What Should She Do Next? | Bethenny Frankel

Bethenny Frankel's Talk Show Axed: What Should She Do Next?

Originally posted 02/15/2014 10:20AM

Bethenny Frankel has played her hand well ... just about as well as anyone who found fame with a reality show called The Real Housewives of New York City could.

No, she played it better – she has been disciplined and smart. Look at IMDb.com: Bethenny has 41 credits as herself. Jill Zarin has only 25.

And, yes, LuAnn de Lesseps acted on Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and released a single called "Chic, C'est La Vie." However, the ultimate reality star is she who builds the strongest career for herself as herself.

Read More

Credit: James Dittiger/Lifetime
More Flowers In the Attic, Please: Which V.C. Andrews Nightmare Novel Should TV Adapt Next? | Lifetime, Flowers in the Attic, V.C. Andrews

UpdatePosted 01/19/2014 08:45AM

More Flowers In the Attic, Please: Which V.C. Andrews Nightmare Novel Should TV Adapt Next?

Originally posted 01/17/2014 09:00AM

Disinvite your brother, ditch the powdered doughnuts and get ready because on Saturday night, Flowers in the Attic returns to television.

The blockbuster Gothic young adult novel began the infamous Dollanganger family saga, which includes Petals on the Wind, If There Be Thorns, Seeds of Yesterday, and Garden of Shadows. (All of the books in the series hit number one on the New York Times Bestseller List, by the way.)

Since the late 1970s, Andrews's Flowers novel has sold more than 40 million copies worldwide, has been translated into 22 languages and was banned by schools across the country – all while being passed from bunk to bunk at sleepaway camp.

Read More

Credit: James Dittiger/Lifetime
REVIEW: Lifetime's Flowers In the Attic Is Crazy Good | Lifetime, Flowers in the Attic, V.C. Andrews

PEOPLE's TV Critic: Lifetime's Flowers In the Attic Is Crazy Good

Originally posted 01/18/2014 12:35PM

bgwhite bgwhite bgwhite  



Flowers in the Attic is the rare Lifetime movie (it airs Saturday at 8 p.m. ET/PT) that can't simply be written off as a Lifetime movie. It's so pure and perverse an example of American Gothic, I felt compelled to read the original VC Andrews novel to try and comprehend what sort of imagination could hatch such a nutty story – a fairy tale, really, that somehow combines Hansel and Gretel and The Blue Lagoon. In Virginia horse country.

Flowers, both the book and the new movie, is completely absurd – if you want to gauge the absurdity, just know that one of the darkest secrets in the narrative involves a doughnut – but somehow also psychologically coherent. It has a grip.

Read More

Credit: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty
Fancasting a Morning News Rivalry: The Today Show vs. Good Morning America | Today

Fancasting a Morning News Rivalry: The Today Show vs. Good Morning America

Originally posted 01/02/2014 07:00AM

Morning news is about to become more dramatic than you ever imagined – and you'll get to watch it all unfold in a new made-for-TV movie.

Lifetime is adapting former New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter’s book, Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV, into a television movie.

The book chronicles the fierce rivalry between two flagship morning news programs: ABC's Good Morning America and NBC's Today. The story focuses on the intrigue surrounding the 2012 ouster of former Today anchor Ann Curry, who left the show when the NBC stalwart began to lose the ratings race to GMA.

With development underway, we can't help but imagine who will play Matt Lauer – let alone Kathie Lee Gifford, Sam Champion or Al Roker. Check out our humble suggestions, starting with the Today show team:

Read More

From Our Partners