'Who Do You Think You Are?' Posts Double Digit Gains From Premiere in Households and Demos

Tuesday’s episode – featuring Christina Applegate- averaged a 1.6HH rating

'Web Therapy's' Lisa Kudrow doesn't shrink from her TV chores

The Sunday Conversation: Besides returning as Dr. Fiona Wallace on the Showtime comedy, Lisa Kudrow also has a hand in 'Who Do You Think Your Are,' which has moved to TLC. Actor-producer Lisa Kudrow had two season premieres on different networks this past week — Showtime's "Web Therapy," which goes into its fifth season with Kudrow playing Skyping shrink "without patience" Fiona Wallice, and "Who Do You Think You Are?" a celebrity genealogy show debuting on TLC after three seasons on NBC. Read More...,0,2580038.story

Exclusive Video: Christina Applegate Learns About Her Grandma on Who Do You Think You Are?

  Christina Applegate is discovering a side of her family she knows nothing about on TLC's Who Do You Think You Are? On Tuesday's episode, Applegate wants to learn about her paternal grandmother, a family member whom neither she nor her father ever really knew. From wedding announcements to society notices, Applegate is pretty surprised when she digs deep into her past.    Read More...

Kelly Clarkson appears on 'Who Do You Think You Are' premiere - Video

Kelly Clarkson is the latest celebrity to get a dose of "Who Do You Think You Are?" The "American Idol" alum will be featured in the Season 4 premiere of the TLC series, which airs on July 24. In this episode, Clarkson follows her mother's family tree and discovers that her great great great grandfather, Isaiah Rose, was involved in the Civil War. He then went on to become a politician who fought for the beliefs he held dear. Check out a clip from the episode above. Clarkson travels around to Ohio and Georgia on her journey. Also appearing this season are Christina Applegate, Chelsea Handler and Zooey Deschanel...

First Look: TLC Gives Who Do You Think You Are? New Life

Eight of Hollywood's biggest celebs are delving into their family history to find out where they came from on TLC's Who Do You Think You Are? Originally broadcast on NBC, Who Do You Think You Are? has been given new life by TLC with eight new episodes. Each hour, a different celebrity takes a globe-spanning journey to uncover mysteries about his or her ancestry. Check out must-see summer shows

Kelly Clarkson, Jim Parsons, Chelsea Handler Sign on for TLC's 'Who Do You Think You Are?' Revival (Video)

TLC has racked up an impressive list of celebrities willing to dig into their family's history for all to see when it begins airing the eight-episode fourth season on Tuesday, July 23 at 9/8c. "American Idol" champ Kelly Clarkson, "The Big Bang Theory" star Jim Parsons, E!'s late night host Chelsea Handler, movie star Chris O'Donnell and country singer Trisha Yearwood will appear on the show's upcoming season on the cable channel. Read More...

TLC Brings NBC's 'Who Do You Think You Are?' Back From the Grave (Exclusive)

Lisa Kudrow and Dan Bucatinsky-produced celebrity genealogy series, "Who Do You Think You Are?," can add a new branch to its family tree. TLC has picked up the former NBC documentary series for eight new one-hour episodes set to premiere on July 23. Production is already underway. Read More...

Emmys 2012: Lisa Kudrow's Own Holocaust Surprise On 'Who Do You Think You Are?' (Q&A)

The producer of NBC's genealogy series tells THR about the thrill of exposing celebrities' hidden histories -- and the shock in her own story.

TV Ratings: 'Grimm' finale up nearly a million viewers; CBS wins the night with reruns

Fast National ratings for Friday, May 18, 2012.The "Grimm" finale on NBC was up nearly a million over last week and won its timeslot in the 18-49 demo. The finale of "Nikita" was up slightly over last week's episode, while the finale of "Supernatural" was right on par with last week's episode. However, the winning program of the night was a rerun of "Blue Bloods" on CBS, though it was down nearly 4 million over last week.CBS won the night with an average of 5.4 million viewers and a 3.7 rating/7 share in households. NBC was close behind at 5.2 million viewers and a 3.4/6 share. ABC was third at 4.76 million, 3.1/6 and FOX was fourth at 2.0 million, 1.4/3. The CW trailed at 1.5 million, 1.0/2.In the 18-49 demographic, ABC and NBC tied at 1.3, followed by a CBS/FOX tie at 0.8 and the CW at 0.5. Friday hour by hour:8 p.m.NBC: "Who...

Martin Sheen Discovers Irish Activist Roots on 'Who Do You Think You Are?' Premiere (Video)

  Celebrated actor  Martin Sheen  aka Ramon Estevez kicks off the third season of NBC’s documentary series, Who Do You Think You Are? on Friday when he investigates his Irish and Spanish roots. Part of that journey finds him tracing back to his uncle’s role in the Irish War of Independence. Sheen discovers that the family’s stories of his uncle’s participation in Ireland’s civil war were right, but they were wrong on one important detail: The side of the war he fought on. Sheen discovers that his uncle was a member of the IRA. Read More...