Mariah Carey will leave 'American Idol' and go on a world tour next year, following on the heels of Randy Jackson after the show suffered from a ratings slump. Season 12 finale of 'American Idol'
Rob Lowe will portray slain President John F. Kennedy in a television movie based on a book by TV news commentator Bill O'Reilly and author Martin Dugard.
The International Children's Day gala, on CCTV, will feature a host of treats for the viewers, including a number of programs from overseas, in addition to mini-dramas and classic nursery rhymes.
When Mao Doudou and Her Sweet Days, a 36-episode light comedy about a modern Chinese couple, was dubbed in Swahili and broadcast in East African countries, Omar Ahmed became a big fan.
Candice Glover, a soul singer from rural South Carolina, was named "American Idol", becoming the first female singer to win the television singing competition since 2007.
Emmy-winning television thriller "24" will return in the summer 2014 with its lead star, Kiefer Sutherland, after a four-year hiatus.
Pioneering journalist Barbara Walters, the first woman to co-anchor a US evening news program, plans to announce her retirement on "The View" on Monday.
To portray Olivia Pope, Kerry Washington is always in gravity-defying heels. How else to make that sexed-up power stalk down the White House corridors?
"Saturday Night Live" veteran Seth Meyers has been chosen as the new host of "Late Night" when Jimmy Fallon moves to "The Tonight Show" in 2014.
Country singer Carrie Underwood will sing the opening theme to NBC's "Sunday Night Football" program when the new season kicks off in September.
A Thursday article in the People's Daily, criticized two TV stations for airing a reality show featuring celebrities exhibiting their diving skills.
Leading Chinese video website Youku.com will release the third season of the BBC drama Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, simultaneously with BBC later this year.