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‘Bunheads’ Cast and EP Talk Show’s Pacing, Dancing and Growing Up

Lauren DiMascio | January 10, 2013 - 7:29 pm

If you’ve noticed anything about the the pacing on ABC Family’s ballerina drama Bunheads, you’ve probably thought the show is a lot like Amy Sherman Palladino’s previous hit, Gilmore Girls, in that there is a lot of talk and not much action.

But Palladino isn’t worried. To her, pushing too much plot could… More »


‘Bunheads’ Preview: Cast Teases Family Visits, More Dance and a New Bunhead in Paradise

Lauren DiMascio | January 7, 2013 - 9:00 am

When we last saw ABC Family’s Bunheads, dance teacher Michelle Simms (Sutton Foster) had fled Paradise after her unfortunate use of pepper spray infuriated parents and sent dancers to the hospital prior to the performance of The Nutcracker.

With her departure to Vegas and Fanny’s (Kelly Bishop) dance studio now defunct, the second… More »


‘Bunheads’ Sneak Peek: Boo Goes Viral! (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Danielle Turchiano | January 4, 2013 - 9:36 pm

Sometimes an up-and-coming performer only needs that little nudge to push them over the edge and into the public eye.

In the case of ABC Family’s Bunheads, all it takes for one very special dancer at Madam Fanny’s studio to be propelled to viral video status is being maced by her teacher…

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ABC Family Announces 2013 Return Dates for ‘Pretty Little Liars,’ ‘Bunheads’ and More

Lauren DiMascio | October 22, 2012 - 1:56 pm

Mark your calendars folks, ABC Family has set the 2013 return dates for four of its original shows. The channel has also revealed some upcoming plot twists, so spoilerphobes, beware.

Addictive mystery Pretty Little Liars will start the second half of its insane third season on Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 8 PM. Season… More »


‘Modern Family’ Kids Get Raises; ‘American Idol’ Producer Rebooting ‘Fame’

Lauren DiMascio | August 28, 2012 - 7:59 pm

Now that the adults on Modern Family are getting their pay, it’s time for their fictional offsprings to as well! Reports indicate Rico Rodriguez, Nolan Gould, Sarah Hyland and Ariel Winter’s salaries will be triple their current paychecks going up to around $70,000 an episode as they are finalizing their deals with 20th Century Fox. More »


‘Bunheads’ Star Kaitlyn Jenkins: ‘You Don’t Have to Be Stick Skinny to Be a Beautiful Dancer’

Jethro Nededog | July 9, 2012 - 9:45 pm

ABC Family’s new series, Bunheads, hasn’t really been about the young ballet dancers the show’s title refers to thus far.

Instead, we’ve watched as Las Vegas showgirl Michelle (Sutton Foster) loses her husband of about two days to find herself owning his house and inheriting his ballet instructor mother, Fanny (Kelly Bishop).
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