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'Dads' actress Tonita Castro dies of cancer at 63

Tonita Castro previously a regular on Foxs Dads , Comedy Centrals Kroll Show , and CBS Go On died of stomach cancer on Mothers Day, her agent Nikkolas Rey confirmed to EW. She was 63. She was a very sweet, positive, and funny woman, said Rey, who worked with...  Read More... //

FOX Cancellation Spree! Rake, Enlisted, Surviving Jack, and Dads All Get the Axe

It's that time of year! FOX has dropped the axe on a handful of its freshman series, and on the other hand, has given the green light to some new potential hits. Get the scoop! FOX has pulled the plug on four series. The network has decided not to renew its freshman drama Rake, and has also canceled three comedies: Dads, Enlisted and Surviving Jack. FOX previously cancelled the sci-fi/crime drama, Almost Human. Despite all the cancellations, the network has ordered two new dramas earlier this week, the Batman prequel 'Gotham,' hip-hop drama 'Empire,' and a remake of Spanish drama Red Band Society starring Octavia Spencer. Are you sad to see your favorite TV show go? Or are you happy FOX is making room for new series? Sound off in the comments and stick with us at Celebified for more TV scoop.


Two more bubble shows will not be returning next season on Fox: reportedly, DADS and SURVIVING JACK will join ENLISTED in today’s cancellations. (Fox has not responded to a request for comment.) That leaves BROOKLYN NINE-NINE as the only freshman comedy at Fox to get a second season. Will you miss DADS or SURVIVING JACK? […] //

‘Enlisted,’ ‘Surviving Jack,’ ‘Rake’ and ‘Dads’ Cancelled by Fox

Fox started cleaning house in preparation for their upfronts presentation on Monday, May 12th when they will announce the schedule for the 2014-2015 season. TV Line  revealed the network handed out pink slips to comedies  Enlisted ,  Surviving Jack ,  Rake  and Dads . This comes in addition to last week’s cancellation of the sci-fi drama  Almost Human , and Raising Hope  ending its run earlier this season. Read More... //

TV ratings: Shaun White helps Olympic ratings rebound Tuesday, 'New Girl' drops

Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014Snowboarder Shaun White had a disappointing night in Sochi Tuesday, but his presence helped give NBC's Winter Olympics coverage a ratings boost. The prime-time portion of the games improved both on Monday's numbers and the comparable night from the 2010 Olympics.FOX was the only network to run a full slate of originals opposite the Olympics Tuesday, and its numbers were predictably down. The season finale of "Dads," "New Girl" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" all dipped some from last week.NBC brought in 23.7 million viewers and a 13.8 rating/21 share in households for the night, once again out-drawing the other four broadcast nets combined. CBS (7.8 million, 5.2/8) was the best of the rest, finishing well ahead of ABC (3.1 million, 2.0/3). FOX took fourth with 2.8 million viewers and a 1.8/3, and The CW (798,000, 0.5/1) trailed.NBC scored a 6.6 rating among adults 18-49, up a couple tenths from... //

'Dads' Season 1 finale ends with surprising amount of heart

After quite a bumpy start, "Dads" Season 1 bowed out on Tuesday (Feb. 11) with a double-header that ended with a surprising amount of heart for a show that was once criticized for its racist and sexist jokes.The first episode was pure sitcom material. After Crawford (Martin Mull) drunkenly peed the couch in the middle of the night, Camilla (Vanessa Lachey) makes him give up drinking, and promises that she and Warner (Giovanni Ribisi) will join him in solidarity. All three of them struggle like they're alcoholics (meaning they probably are). Warner and Crawford take up a new hobby of playing guitar and writing songs together, like "Raised By a Drunken Dad," to distract themselves, but when they play a song called "Bottoms Up" at an AA meeting, they incite a riot. Oops?Meanwhile, Edna (Tonita Castro) claims David (Peter Riegert) is stealing her change from her change jar. Which he was, but only to... //

Exclusive Dads Sneak Peek: Check Out Warner and Crawford's Musical Duet

  On Tuesday's two-episode Season 1 finale of  Dads , Warner ( Giovanni Ribisi ) and Crawford ( Martin Mull ) decide to give up drinking after an unfortunate incident that ruins a couch. But while the alcohol is no longer flowing for the father-and-son team, their creative juices are.   Read More...     //

‘Dads’ Knocks ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ Praises Booze in AA Scene (Exclusive Video)

After months of being accused of bad taste, Fox’s “Dads” is closing out its first season with a scene in which two of its characters praise booze at an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting. In an extended, online-only version, Martin Mull’s character takes a shot at “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” the more successful and critically praised show that follows “Dads.” The sing-along, airing on tonight’s episode, finds Mull performing a pro-drinking song called “Bottoms Up.” Soon his on-screen son, Giovanni Ribisi, joins in.   Read More... //

‘Dads’ EPs ‘Confident, Not Cocky’ Show Will Return – ‘Bummed’ by Fox’s Lack of Promotion

The two-part season finale of “Dads” airs Tuesday night on Fox — though the future of the shortened series is still very much up in the air. “Dads” received its full season order back in October, but eventually the final three episodes were trimmed. Nothing has been announced on a potential subsequent run, but the Seth Green/Giovanni Ribisi vehicle has enjoyed somewhat of a modest resurgence as of late.  Read More... //

Dads (Fox) Season Finale 2014 “Enemies of Bill/Have a Heart…Attack!”

Dads  “Enemies of Bill/Have a Heart…Attack!” Season 1 Episode 17/18 airs Tuesday, February 11 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Season Finale. Episode Synopsis:  Dads Season 1 Episode 17/18 “Enemies of Bill/Have a Heart…Attack!” – When Crawford gets too drunk and accidentally ruins the Whittemores’ couch, Camila insists that they all quit drinking so much. Then, Eli ignores David’s constant complaining, and one of them ends up in the hospital for it in the all-new one-hour “Enemies of Bill/Have a Heart…Attack!” Season Finale episode of DADS airing Tuesday, Feb. 11 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX Read More... //