Rick Astley Responds to THAT 'Ted Lasso' Scene

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Ted Lasso in Church

The latest ‘Ted Lasso’ episode featured ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ by Rick Astley, and the singer has shared his view on its inclusion.

Laying the Foundation — Media+

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Jeff Butts joins Charlotte Henry to discuss the new Apple TV+ blockbuster ‘Foundation’. Can it win over a sci-fi skeptical host?

In Which Jon Stewart's Writers Roast Him For Being Old

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The Problem With Jon Stewart – both the Apple TV+ series and the podcast, will premiere on Friday.  On Monday, we got an exclusive look at how the writers’ room operates, and how they came to the joke we see in a trailer.  The comedian and two of his writers sit down…and he is mercilessly bullied.

Jon Stewart Explains Why New Apple TV+ Series is Not ‘The Daily Show’

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Jon Stewart with Emmy Awards

Jon Stewart is the cover star in the latest edition of The Hollywood Reporter [available with an Apple News+ subscription]. In an extensive interview, he explains why his new biweekly series coming to Apple TV+ Is very much not The Daily Show.

I like that this is more of a conversation. It’s probably a terrible pitch for the show — “it’s The Daily Show, but less entertaining” — but also maybe more complete. And people will ask, “How are you going to live up to expectations?” Well, I’m not, and I never have. That’s not why we do it. We make things, and sometimes those things disappoint people and sometimes they really like them.

How Many Times Was The 'Ted Lasso' Intro Music Heard at The Emmys?

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If you were watching the Emmys on Sunday you probably noticed the Ted Lasso intro music was played a lot. Luckily, Vulture kept score and shared exactly how many times viewers heard that now-famous “yeaaaah.”

Apple TV+’s lovable transatlantic football comedy Ted Lasso went into this year’s Emmy Awards ceremony as a record-breaker, with an unprecedented 20 nominations across various categories. But what the Emmys maybe failed to realize when they heaped those noms upon Ted Lasso was that every time one was announced during the ceremony, some anonymous wielder-of-the-aux (Reggie Watts, perhaps?) played the same few seconds of the show’s music — namely, the most famous yeeeeeeaahh to start off a theme song this side of CSI. So how many times did we hear that ripper of a note by *checks notes* Marcus Mumford? Really???

'Ted Lasso' Scores at The Emmys, 'The Morning Show' is Back— Media+

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Awards Correspondent Bryan Chaffin returns to Media+ to discuss a big night at the Emmys for the ‘Ted Lasso’ team. He and host Charlotte Henry also give their verdict on the opening episode of season two of ‘The Morning Show’.

Apple TV+: Trailer for 'Finch' Starring Tom Hanks

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The first trailer for Finch, starring Tom Hanks, was released Monday. It gives us an intial peek into the world of a man on a journey for a new home, with his dog and a newly created robot for company. The film will premiere on Apple TV+ on November 5.

First Look at ‘Foundation’ Coming to Apple TV+

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Many people are excited about Isaac Asimov’s Foundation, premiering on Apple TV+ on September 24. We got a sneak peak on Friday, when a ‘first look’ video was released. Executive Producer David Goyer, along with some cast members, provide an insight into what viewers can expect.