Terry Morrow: Andy Dick looks for redemption on floor of 'Dancing with the Stars'
Published 03/15/2013 at 4 a.m.
Andy Dick has spent well over 10 years trying to get his life together.
Terry Morrow: 'The Bible' is the answer to History's prayers
Published 03/14/2013 at 2:36 p.m.
Chances are that if you’re watching anything this weekend, it will be “60 Minutes,” “The Walking Dead” or “The Bible.”
Terry Morrow: 'American Idol's' Janelle Arthur talks of love for Dolly Parton, Nicki Minaj
Published 03/14/2013 at 10:32 a.m. 1 Comment
Oliver Springs resident Janelle Arthur will survive with or without “American Idol.”
Terry Morrow: Janelle Arthur of Oliver Springs wades through 'American Idol's' top 10
Published 03/12/2013 at 5:27 p.m.
An Oliver Springs resident has now tied a record for East Tennessee talent on “American Idol.”
Terry Morrow: More analysis could turn Dolly Parton's 'Song' around
Published 03/08/2013 at 4:57 p.m.
Songwriting purists might not find a lot to like about “Song by Song: Dolly Parton,” which examines one of her iconic numbers each week.
Terry Morrow: Justin Timberlake can save the day for 'Saturday Night Live'
Published 03/08/2013 at 10 a.m.
If the whole music thing doesn’t work out for Justin Timberlake, “Saturday Night Live” should hire him right away.
Terry Morrow: Six classic Dolly Parton songs probed for Ovation series
Published 03/08/2013 at 4 a.m.
On the same day more than 40 years ago, lightning struck twice for Dolly Parton. She wrote “I Will Always Love You” and “Jolene,” two of her signature songs.
Terry Morrow: Favorite from 'The Voice' to share his HIV experience
Updated 03/07/2013 at 12:06 p.m.
Past favorite from “The Voice” Jamar Rogers will be in Knoxville today to share his personal story about being HIV positive.
Terry Morrow: Jupiter Entertainment marks 200th episode of 'Snapped'
Published 03/06/2013 at 6:26 p.m.
Oh, snap! Knoxville-based TV production company Jupiter Entertainment will be celebrating the milestone of one of its most successful series to date — the true crime reenactment series “Snapped.”
Terry Morrow: Pat Summitt reflects on life with 'Good Morning America'
Published 03/05/2013 at 3:54 p.m.
In a rare moment away from her stalwart image, former Lady Vols head coach Pat Summitt broke down Tuesday when recalling her decision last year to end her career.
Terry Morrow: A great 'Bible' is delivered unto us
Published 03/02/2013 at 12:06 p.m. 2 Comments
It’s ironic that producer Mark Burnett — the man who makes reality competitions designed to bring out the worst in people — would make his most ambitious work to date about the good book.
Terry Morrow: 'Dallas' airs final scene of Hagman as JR Monday
Published 03/01/2013 at 5:53 p.m.
A piece of TV history airs in the upcoming episode of “Dallas” when Larry Hagman plays JR Ewing for the last time.
Terry Morrow: Spectacular tales of faith, adversity make 'The Bible' a heavenly delight
Published 03/01/2013 at 4 a.m. 1 Comment
“The Bible” took hundreds of years to put together, but producer Mark Burnett managed to do it in 10 hours.
Terry Morrow: Tasteless 'Ben' gives Comedy audience what it wants
Published 02/27/2013 at 6:17 p.m.
First impressions aren’t kind to the new sketch series “The Ben Show with Ben Hoffman” (10 p.m. Thursday, Comedy Central). If they were, you probably wouldn’t come back for the second.
Terry Morrow: Oliver Springs singer 'praying really hard' about 'Idol'
Published 02/26/2013 at 5:36 p.m. 1 Comment
Oliver Springs resident Janelle Arthur has some praying to do.
WBIR reunites Bill Williams, Edye Ellis and Bob Kesling for 'retro' newscast
Updated 02/25/2013 at 11:33 p.m. 4 Comments
Marking the 30th anniversary of its branding logo “Straight from the Heart,” WBIR, Channel 10, reunited former prime anchors Bill Williams and Edye Ellis along with past sports director Bob Kesling to head up the 6 p.m. newscast Monday.
Terry Morrow: Ex-'Biggest Loser' champ Olivia Ward fights healthy (eating) fight
Published 02/23/2013 at 2:36 p.m. 1 Comment
After winning “The Biggest Loser,” Olivia Ward faces struggles every day. She is surrounded by a world of bad choices, and eating in a healthy way can be a challenge. But she did drop almost 125 pounds during her time ...
Terry Morrow: 'Finding Bigfoot' leaves its large print in our terrain
Published 02/22/2013 at 6:31 p.m.
Looking for Bigfoot? Try going to Dollywood. That’s not a crack at the tourist with the hairy arms, sporting an oversized muumuu and wearing the 12-inch-long sandals.
'True adventurer' without legs, Kevin Michael Connolly tackles Pigeon Forge
Published 02/22/2013 at 6:08 p.m.
Touted as a “true adventurer” at the Travel Channel, legless daredevil Kevin Michael Connolly will brave the extremeness of Pigeon Forge Tuesday night.
Terry Morrow: Shaquille O'Neal: 'I live in your area. It's my home. I'm a local'
Updated 02/20/2013 at 7 p.m. 7 Comments
Shaquille O’Neal considers himself to be just one of us. “I live in your area. It’s my home. I have lived in your area for four years,” the former professional basketball player said in a recent interview. “I’ve been in ...
Terry Morrow: Knoxville-area 'Finding Bigfoot' installment to air Sunday
Updated 02/20/2013 at 7 p.m.
Looking for Bigfoot? Well, that’s a dumb question. Who isn’t?
Terry Morrow: Shaq's 'Upload' piles up on comfortable chemistry
Published 02/20/2013 at 5:56 p.m.
Comedy can come in all sizes apparently.
Terry Morrow: Pat Summitt lends support to Robin Roberts; Dale Dickey back for more 'Blood'
Published 02/19/2013 at 7:35 p.m.
Former Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt took to Twitter Monday and wrote: ”@RobinRoberts, really enjoyed spending the weekend with you! Looking forward to your return to @GMA on Wednesday.”
Terry Morrow: Eight facts spinning out from 'Killing Lincoln'
Published 02/16/2013 at 2 p.m. 4 Comments
Finely detailed and engaging, "Killing Lincoln" will have history buffs mesmerized from beginning to end.
Oliver Springs woman advances in 'American Idol'
Published 02/15/2013 at 11:22 a.m.
Janelle Arthur has broken that Hollywood round curse.
Terry Morrow: Here's a real mystery: 'Zero Hour' works despite flaws
Published 02/13/2013 at 5:40 p.m. 1 Comment
ABC certainly picked the right day to ask viewers to put their hearts on the line again.
Terry Morrow: Legless Travel Channel star tackles roughest challenges in Pigeon Forge
Published 02/13/2013 at 5:26 p.m. 1 Comment
Travel Channel star Kevin Michael Connolly was born without legs — but that doesn't keep him from reaching for new heights in the Smoky Mountains.
Terry Morrow: Hurray for 'American Idol's" Hollywood round? Local is about to find out
Published 02/12/2013 at 5:11 p.m.
Oliver Springs resident Janelle Arthur's next big hurdle on "American Idol" comes Wednesday night.
Terry Morrow: Beloved News Sentinel cartoonist agrees to go 'Dancing'
Published 02/09/2013 at 10:37 p.m.
News Sentinel veteran cartoonist Charlie Daniel will be among the participants in the 2013 edition of "Dancing with the Knoxville Stars."
Terry Morrow: 'Walking Dead' enters second half of season with tall order to fill
Published 02/08/2013 at 8:07 p.m. 1 Comment
Look beyond the carnage and high-octane action of "The Walking Dead," and you find a pure heart of humanity on the edge.
Terry Morrow: 'Walking Dead' star settles into unsettling role after three seasons
Published 02/08/2013 at 4 a.m. 1 Comment
After a particularly grueling day on the set of "The Walking Dead," star Andrew Lincoln went back to a dark, empty house alone and started to feel uneasy.
Terry Morrow: Comic Loni Love molded a career out of one-time college 'mistake'
Published 02/07/2013 at 1:08 p.m.
Loni Love got into comedy "by mistake."
Terry Morrow: 'Community' makes the grade in season-four opener
Published 02/06/2013 at 5:08 p.m.
If the multitude of behind-the-scene changes is weighing "Community" down — not the least of which is the departure of creator (and the show's heart and soul) Dan Harmon — it's not evident on screen.
Terry Morrow: Oliver Springs 'Idol' contestant faces Hollywood again
Published 02/06/2013 at 4 a.m.
After stalling on "American Idol" twice in the Hollywood rounds, Oliver Springs resident Janelle Arthur sized up her options before auditioning a third time.
Terry Morrow: 'Downton Abbey' star locates his spot in Hollywood's pecking order
Published 02/02/2013 at noon
BEVERLY HILLS — Hugh Bonneville, assume the position. Chewing over how "Downton Abbey" (9 p.m. today, PBS) has changed his life, the 49-year-old actor doesn't hesitate to respond.
Terry Morrow: 'Smash' molding its appeal based on redemption
Published 02/01/2013 at 6:03 p.m.
"Smash" is worthy of its name.
Terry Morrow: Despite woes backstage, 'Community' circles around for new season
Published 02/01/2013 at 4 a.m.
SAN DIEGO — For a cutup like Joel McHale to label the upcoming fourth season of "Community" as "weird" is a bit of an understatement.
Terry Morrow: '30 Rock' built its seven seasons one zinger at a time
Published 01/31/2013 at midnight
"30 Rock," which ends its seven-season run tonight, may be the only sitcom left that wants to be more than merely amusing. It dares to make its audience laugh out loud.
Terry Morrow: Megan Fox sounds off on leprechauns, the Antichrist and outer-space aliens
Published 01/30/2013 at 12:36 p.m. 3 Comments
Some are calling Knoxville-area native Megan Fox's recently released interview with Esquire magazine her most bizarre yet.
Terry Morrow: Oliver Springs talent braces for third 'Idol' experience
Published 01/29/2013 at 5:13 p.m.
"American Idol" contestant Janelle Arthur of Oliver Springs has something to prove to herself.
Terry Morrow: Can 'Dallas' live up to its potential in second season?
Published 01/28/2013 at 4 a.m. 1 Comment
Consider the first season of TNT's "Dallas" to be just a warm up.
Terry Morrow: 'Dallas' looks to survive, thrive without Hagman
Published 01/26/2013 at 1 p.m.
Can "Dallas" survive without Larry Hagman as J.R. Ewing?
Terry Morrow: 'Dallas' returns for second season with more agenda, shocking death
Published 01/25/2013 at 8 a.m.
The most pivotal season ever of "Dallas" ever started when the cameras weren't rolling late last year.
Terry Morrow: Network daytime soap to mark a first by going online
Published 01/25/2013 at 4 a.m.
"One Life To Live" — the network daytime soap canceled more than a year ago — embarks on making history later this year.
Terry Morrow: Women Today inks two 'Biggest Loser' favorites for 2013 installment
Published 01/24/2013 at 3:05 p.m.
Television weight-loss stars Olivia Ward and Hannah Curlee — best known as the Curlee sisters from "The Biggest Loser" — will headline the 2013 installment of Women Today Expo.
'American Idol' sends Oliver Springs woman to Hollywood
Published 01/24/2013 at 12:55 p.m.
A 22-year-old woman from Oliver Springs got unanimous approval from 'American Idol's" celebrities judges to advance to the Hollywood rounds.
Terry Morrow: Side Splitters signs up Carlos Mencia
Published 01/23/2013 at 2:29 p.m. 1 Comment
One of Comedy Central's biggest stars will be performing in Knoxville next month.
Terry Morrow: Knoxville viewers to 'Idol': We'd rather see Shemar Moore, baby girl
Published 01/18/2013 at 8:50 p.m.
If "American Idol" is going to be a watercooler series in its 12th season, which started Wednesday, it will have a long road to trod to get there.<
Terry Morrow: Knoxville's 2013 'Dancing' organizers looking at 'hit list' of local celebrities
Published 01/18/2013 at 1 a.m.
The hit list is being put together for the 2013 edition of "Dancing With the Knoxville Stars," the fifth local production based on the ABC hit competition.
Terry Morrow: All jokes aside, Johnny Knoxville takes 'Stand' as call to action
Published 01/17/2013 at 2:54 p.m.
HOLLYWOOD — Beware when entering the office of Johnny Knoxville.He's known for greeting guests with a blow dart gun, hitting one recent visitor in the thigh and in the buttocks. Letting your guard down around this star of the "Jackass" ...