'Jimmy Kimmel Live' tops original 'Tonight Show' for the first time; Daytime Emmys off TV, onto streaming
- With a big assist from the NBA Finals, "Jimmy Kimmel Live" scored its first-ever ratings win over an original "Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Thursday (June 5). "JKL" scored a 3.1/10 in the metered markets (to "Tonight's" 2.6/7) and a 1.5 rating among adults 18-49, the show's best number since moving to 11:35 p.m.
- The Daytime Emmy Awards were unable to find a TV partner this year, so they're airing via live stream only. The show will stream at DaytimeEmmys.net at 5 p.m. PT on June 22.
- "Suburgatory" star Jeremy Sisto has found his next TV role. He'll star in "The Returned," A&E's remake of the French zombie series (which airs here on Sundance) from "Lost" and "Bates Motel" EP Carlton Cuse. Sisto will play a psychologist who runs a grief support group in a town where people start returning from the dead. [ Deadline]
- "Bachelorette" host Chris Harrison has announced that the June 9 episode is going to be pre-empted in favor of an ABC News interview with potential 2016 presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Harrison quips, "In all seriousness she's on this journey for the right reasons & ABC news promises most dramatic interview ever!" ABC is airing a "Bachelorette" recap special at 8 p.m. ET/PT before the interview at 9. [ Twitter]
- Since we're a few years into the second decade of the 21st century, VH1 has fired up the instant-nostalgia machine once again for "I Love the 2000s." The week-long series will look back at the decade from June 17-21, with two episodes airing each night.
- ABC has shifted the premiere date of its documentary series "NY Med" by a couple days. The show, which had been scheduled to debut Tuesday, June 24, is shifting to Thursday nights and will premiere at 10 p.m. ET/PT June 26.