Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini & More Late Stars Honored at the Emmys

There was an outcry when the Emmy producers announced that they were paying special tribute during Sunday’s telecast to five people the industry had lost over the past year.

The rumblings were so loud about what some saw as favoritism that even Emmys host Neil Patrick Harris stepped into the fray to explain the reasoning.

Jean Stapleton Dies at 90

Jean Stapleton, the versatile actress who will forever be remembered for her long-running role as the dim-witted but deep-hearted Edith Bunker on the groundbreaking 1970s sitcom All in the Family, died Friday at her home in New York City, her family confirms.

Stapleton, who was 90, succumbed to natural causes.

Pick the Best TV Theme Song

Great TV show theme songs have a tendency to sneak up on you when you least expect it. Often times, you’ll find yourself humming one while taking a shower or walking down the street – and soon enough it’ll be stuck in your head for the entire rest of the day!

But that’s what makes a theme great. It worms its way into your brain and stays there for as long as you can remember, just like a decent Top 40 hit. Sometimes, if it’s good enough, it’ll even stick around after a show has ended.

Doris Singleton, I Love Lucy Actress, Dies at 92

Doris Singleton, a character actress and comedian best known as Lucy and Ricky Ricardo s neighbor – and Lucy’s frequent frenemy – Carolyn Appleby on I Love Lucy, has died, Lucie Arnaz, the daughter of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, confirmed.