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<p>Guessing that on &quot;Halt and Catch Fire,&quot; Lee Pace will be spending less time surrounded by flowers than he did on &quot;Pushing Daisies.&quot;</p>

Guessing that on "Halt and Catch Fire," Lee Pace will be spending less time surrounded by flowers than he did on "Pushing Daisies."

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AMC announces 'Halt and Catch Fire' premiere

Drama about '80s computer industry will arrive in June

AMC has finally given a premiere date to "Halt and Catch Fire," its upcoming drama series about the computer industry in the early 1980s. The series — starring Lee Pace from "Pushing Daisies," Scoot McNairy and Kerry Bishé from "Argo," Mackenzie Davis from "Smashed" and Toby Huss from "King of the Hill" (Cotton Hill forever!) will debut on Sunday, June 1 at 10 p.m.

AMC also plans to premiere the pilot this Saturday at 11 a.m. at the SXSW Festival in Austin.

AMC had previously announced that the new season of "Mad Men" will debut on Sunday, April 13 at 10 p.m., that Revolutionary War spy drama "Turn" will debut on April 6 at 9 p.m., that "Breaking Bad" prequel "Better Call Saul" will debut sometime in November and that "Hell on Wheels" will also be back sometime in the summer. (With "Halt and Catch Fire" airing at 10 rather than 9, is it possible "Wheels" could return from the Saturday purgatory where it did fairly well?)

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"The Little Couple"

"The Little Couple"

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'The Little Couple': A dark cloud hangs over Zoey's joyous adoption

How do you feel knowing about the bad news to come?

Watching last night's one-hour season premiere of "The Little Couple" should have been pure joy. Jen Arnold and Bill Klein have finally "completed their family" with the adoption of tiny Zoey from Mumbai, India. Despite worries about how their other son, Will, would accept a newcomer, he seemed to love her right off the bat. Yes, Zoey seemed a little clingy and doesn't have Will's easy, effervescent personality, but Jen seemed delighted that she finally had a baby who was small enough for her to cradle in her arms.

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Jimmy Fallon acknowledged “Jimmy Kimmel Live's" Rob Ford interview

Jimmy Fallon acknowledged “Jimmy Kimmel Live's" Rob Ford interview
Kimmel got a shout-out last night in Fallon's "Tonight Show" monologue.

Conan: I’m realizing my “lifelong dream” by hosting the MTV Movie Awards
It’s more prestigious than the Oscars, the Tonys and the Emmys.

Olympic gold medalists/“Dancing” stars Meryl Davis & Charlie White are getting their own ABC specials
ABC has ordered four two-hour figure skating specials featuring the Olympic ice dancers.

Brooke Burke-Charvet goes from “Dancing” to “Melissa & Joey”
The Former “Dancing with the Stars” co-host will guest on two episodes of the ABC Family series as Joey Lawrence’s ex.

Check out Mira Sorvino on “Falling Skies”
The Oscar-winning actress makes her debut in Season 4 of the TNT series.

Fred Savage will direct and executive produce IFC’s “Garfunkel and Oates”
Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci’s comedy-folk duo begins filming today, with "The Wonder Years" star directing all eight episodes.

AMC’s ‘80s drama about the rise of computers will premiere June 1
“Halt and Catch Fire” stars Lee Pace and Scott McNairy.

HBO creating a “Game of Thrones” mixtape featuring rap and Latin artists
HBO hopes the "Catch the Throne” mixtape brings in more rap fans to watch the show.

AMC passes on sci-fi pilot “Line of Sight”
AMC’s 1st sci-fi pilot was to have starred David Morrissey as an NTSB investigator who survives a mysterious plane crash.

“True Detective’s” Yellow King theory, “solved”
“Blink and you’ll miss him."

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<p>Malin Akerman of &quot;Trophy Wife&quot;</p>

Malin Akerman of "Trophy Wife"

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TV Ratings: 'Voice' and comedies lead NBC Tuesday, while 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' and 'Trophy Wife' hit lows

CBS leads Tuesday overall as 'Glee,' 'Mind Games' also go low

Fast National ratings for Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

NBC got decent news with the season's first real week of original comedies in the 9 p.m. hour, as "About a Boy" and "Growing Up Fisher" comfortably beat the sitcoms on FOX and ABC, joining with "The Voice" and "Chicago Fire" for a comfortable primetime win among young viewers. 

CBS, of course, swept primetime overall, though all of its drama procedurals were nearing series lows.

Speaking of series lows ABC's "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and "Trophy Wife" both had miserable nights, but if the network wants a tiny bit of solace, "The Goldbergs" held up decently in the middle of the morass. "Trophy Wife," in turn, sent "Mind Games" to rather impressive lows in its second week.

On the negative side of things, FOX also got miserable numbers for "Glee."

Finally, over on The CW, "Supernatural" was down from last week, tightening the gap with the stable "Originals." 

On to the numbers...

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<p>Linda Cardellini and Max Greenfield on &quot;New Girl.&quot;</p>

Linda Cardellini and Max Greenfield on "New Girl."

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Morning TV Round-Up: 'New Girl,' 'About A Boy' & 'Growing Up Fisher'

Jess and Nick move in together, Will takes Marcus to a pool party, and Henry pretends to be blind

It's morning round-up time, with quick thoughts on last night's episodes of "New Girl," "About A Boy" and "Growing Up Fisher" coming up just as soon as you have any porn set in the Byzantine Era...

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<p>On the new Firewall &amp; Iceberg Show, Dan and Alan talked about celebrity selfies at the Oscars.</p>

On the new Firewall & Iceberg Show, Dan and Alan talked about celebrity selfies at the Oscars.

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Firewall & Iceberg Show, episode 6

In the video show's triumphant return, Dan and Alan also answer mail and review 'Saint George'

Hey, remember the Firewall & Iceberg video show? Well, after a variety of technical and medical mishaps has put the show on the shelf since early January, Dan and I were finally back in action yesterday (though for various boring reasons, we had to wait til today to publish, so don't be confused by Dan's "Happy Tuesday, boys and girls!"), and more bearded than ever before! On this week's show, we talked about the Oscar telecast, the Alfonso Cuaron-directed pilot for NBC's "Believe," the return of "Cosmos" to FOX, FX's George Lopez sitcom "Saint George," and a variety of reader questions that allowed Dan and I to object to "Dads," "Mixology" and "How I Met Your Mother" all in the same segment. Everybody wins!

The rundown:

00:00 - 06:02 - Oscar Talk
06:02 - 11:03 - 'Believe' Preview
12:07 - 22:05 - Viewer Mail
23:10 - 28:01 - Cosmos Review
28:01 - 33:34 - St. George Review

As always, you can send us questions at There's also now a YouTube channel where you can subscribe to all upcoming Firewall & Iceberg videos, at

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<p>Conan O&#39;Brien at the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards</p>

Conan O'Brien at the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards

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Conan O'Brien to host 2014 MTV Movie Awards

Nominations will be announced Thursday

Conan O'Brien has been announced as the host of this year's MTV Movie Awards, set to air Sunday, April 13. It will be the late night talk show's first stint hosting the show. He hosted the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2006.

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<p>Janelle Monae</p>

Janelle Monae

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Check out Janelle Monae's irresistible new track, 'What is Love' from 'Rio 2'

Bruno Mars and B.o.B. are also on soundtrack to animated sequel

Janelle Monae wants to take you to Rio on her new song and resistance is futile. “What Is Love,” which is featured in 20th Century Fox’s animated feature, “Rio 2,” came out today.

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Conan O’Brien to host the MTV Movie Awards

Conan O’Brien to host the MTV Movie Awards
Conan, host of two Emmys, is going back to awards-hosting on April 13.

Watch Lena Dunham dance in her “SNL” promos
Also featuring a "naked" Kate McKinnon.

HBO rejects “Deadwood” creator’s “The Money” pilot
David Milch's “The Money” was to have focused on wealth and corruption among the super elite, with cast members Ray Liotta and Nathan Lane. PLUS: NBC passes on “Conception."

Jimmy Kimmel defends his Rob Ford interview, but admits the Toronto mayor was “upset"
"It seemed like we were having fun,” Kimmel said on Tuesday’s monologue. "We went over -- much of his remarkable life. We reviewed some of his home videos. But then after the show, he was apparently upset. Why, I’m not exactly sure. I asked him about drinking and smoking crack. What were we supposed to talk about? His other hobbies?”

OWN's "Lindsay" trailer shows a crying Lindsay Lohan and a scolding Oprah
Here’s your 1st look at “Lindsay” and her life as a “prisoner."

“Arrow” releases a “Movie” trailer
What would the CW series look like as “Arrow: The Movie”?

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<p>Walton Goggins as Boyd Crowder in &quot;Justified.&quot;</p>

Walton Goggins as Boyd Crowder in "Justified."

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Review: 'Justified' - 'Whistle Past the Graveyard'

Raylan chases Kendall and Uncle Jack, while Boyd tries to leave Mexico alive

A review of tonight's "Justified" coming up just as soon as I'm a doctor working on a cure...

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<p>On &quot;Brooklyn Nine-Nine,&quot; Diaz (Stephanie Beatriz) has various ways of expressing her displeasure with Boyle.</p>

On "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," Diaz (Stephanie Beatriz) has various ways of expressing her displeasure with Boyle.

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Review: 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' - 'Tactical Village'

Jake tries to set a record, Holt has a gaming problem, and Boyle gives everyone STDs

A quick review of tonight's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" coming up just as soon as I call my 13-year-old niece for makeup tips...

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<p>From &quot;Big in Japan&quot;</p>

From "Big in Japan"

Exclusive premiere: 4 posters from rock 'n' roll SXSW film 'Big in Japan'

Tennis Pro gets a second chance overseas

South By Southwest is the perfect stage for the collision of music, film and hungry artistic urges, thus "Big in Japan" may be the perfect film for the fest. Director John Jeffcoat follows the real-life band Tennis Pro on tour, where the performers hope to get their break as a recognizable name in rock and abandon their dayjobs.

Sound familiar, ye Austin-bound?

Today, we get the honor of debuting the colorful posters for "Big in Japan," "a semi-fictionalized rock 'n roll road movie," below. I prefer the pink and red one because it's like candy plus a seizure.

Here's the full synopsis:

When an opportunity arises for Seattle rock band Tennis Pro to take their act on the road to Japan - where the allure of a second chance at recognition awaits them - they can’t refuse. On their Tokyo musical odyssey, the guys experience the thrills and setbacks of taking their music into unknown territory and in the process learn a thing or two about themselves. Told with rollicking humor and catchy tunes, director John Jeffcoat ("Outsourced") utilizes a fresh narrative approach and guerrilla production style mixed with an international storyline to craft a dynamic and entertaining story. Music and film intersect with two cultures to reveal simple, oftentimes hilarious, universal truths.

"Big in Japan" premieres at SXSW on Tuesday, March 11 at the Stateside Theater in downtown Austin.

Big in Japan poster 1

Big in Japan poster 2

Big in Japan poster 3

Big in Japan poster 4

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