Articles for Bunheads Season 1

Fans of Pretty Little Liars won‘t have to worry about a long wait after the big season 2 cliffhanger. While the identity of "A" is revealed in the season 2 finale on March 19, season 3 will kick off June 5 as the show returns to Tuesdays.  Read more »
Do you want to be a Bunhead? Of course you do, especially if it means being a fan of ABC Family‘s newest series Bunheads, which premieres Monday, June 11 at 9pm.The show about a ballet studio in a quirky, small west coast town is created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, who shall forever be loved as the creator of Gilmore Girls. And now you can get a special early look at Bunheads.  Read more »
Sutton Foster has experience with cheering packed crowds and song and dance numbers. But did that adequately prepare her for the rapid-fire dialogue of Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino?Good thing Foster‘s Broadway career has prepared her for anything. Foster stars in the new ABC Family series Bunheads as Michelle Sims, who‘s found her dream of becoming a professional dancer harder than she ever imagined. Now living in Sin City as a Vegas showgirl, Michelle packs up and moves to a sleepy town after a surprising marriage. There she helps her new mother-in-law run a dance studio, Palladino vet Kelly Bishop, who does cold put downs better than anyone else. Michelle will be guiding a group of "bunheads" or aspiring ballerinas, so named because of their signature bun hairdo. Read more »
People love getting their knickers in a bunch over the stupidest things, and this week there are two HUGE TV controversies that aren‘t really that controversial.In the one corner we have Game of Thrones, which let it slip in a DVD commentary that back in season 1, one of the heads one a spike was that of former president George W. Bush. So naturally, people are furious. Secondly, ABC Family‘s Bunheads premiered this week and Grey‘s Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes tweeted her dissatisfaction at the lack of diversity.  Read more »
In its bid to become the largest awards show that ever was or ever will be, the Teen Choice Awards have announced their second round of nominees. On the TV side of things, the new nominees include summer shows like So You Think You Can Dance and Teen Wolf, as well as stars like Joseph Morgan (The Vampire Diaries), Dianna Agron (Glee) and Shailene Woodley (The Secret Life of the American Teenager). Keep reading for all of the new nominations. Read more »
It‘s a very good day for (most of) ABC Family‘s shows. The network has officially extended the order of the freshman ballet dramedy Bunheads while ordering extras seasons for Switched at Birth, Melissa and Joey and Baby Daddy. The bad news, however, is reserved for freshman drama Jane by Design, which has been canceled.  Read more »
When Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino returned to TV in 2012 with the ABC Family ballet dramedy Bunheads, it all felt a tad familiar. From the shows music and rapid-fire dialogue to the appearance of Kelly Bishop to Sutton Foster‘s uncanny Lauren Graham-ness, it felt like Sherman-Palladino was simply plagiarizing her own show.  Read more »
Bunheads season 1 returned this week on Monday, January 7 on ABC Family. The cast, including Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles, Bailey Buntain, Emma Dumont and executive producer Amy Sherman-Palladino spoke at TCA 2013 about what fans can expect the rest of this season, as well as some other fun facts about the show and the cast.   Read more »
The third annual Critics‘ Choice TV Awards were held Monday night, with the Broadcast Television Journalists Association honoring everything from dramas and comedies to talk shows and reality TV. Read more »
The nominations for the 2013 Critics‘ Choice TV Awards were announced Wednesday morning, spanning a wide array of not only network and cable, but from Netflix as well with the popularity of House of Cards on the streaming/rental service. Read more »
The Television Critics Association‘s 2013 summer press tour is now over, with the networks providing teasers, previews and spoilers for all our favorite shows, including new ones debuting in the fall. As part of this event, they held their annual TCA Awards, and the 2013 winners have now been announced. Read more »
ABC Family has decided to cancel Bunheads, the ballet drama from  Amy Sherman-Palladino that featured Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles, Bailey Buntain and Emma Dumont.  The series ended its 18-episode first season in February and had been awaiting its fate since then.  Read more »
Popularity seems to mean everything, at least for high school kids in TV land and the teenagers in MTV‘s new series Faking It are no exception. Enter Amy and Karma, BFFs who are practically invisible at school until they are mistakenly outed as lesbians and suddenly find themselves at the center of everyone‘s attention.  Read more »

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