Raising Hope

New Raising Hope tonight: The Road to Natesville

Tonight at 9:30 pm on Fox:

NATESVILLE PREPARES FOR THE SUPER BOWL OF GROCERY GAMES ON AN ALL-NEW “RAISING HOPE” FRIDAY, JANUARY 31, ON FOX

garret dillahunt,raising hope“Groce-letes” from around the world descend on Natesville for the International Grocery Games, where competitors battle for supremacy in the aisles of Howdy’s. But, when the American delegation is embroiled in a shocking performance-enhancing drug scandal, the Howdy’s team, along with Burt and Virginia, must pick up the torch for the Stars & Stripes in the all-new “Road to Natesville” episode of RAISING HOPE airing Friday, Jan. 31 on FOX. (HOP-323) (TV-14 D, L, V)

Cast: Lucas Neff as Jimmy; Martha Plimpton as Virginia; Garret Dillahunt as Burt; Shannon Woodward as Sabrina; Cloris Leachman as Maw Maw; Gregg Binkley as Barney.

Guest Cast: Baylie and Rylie Cregut as Hope; Todd Giebenhain as Frank; Kate Micucci as Shelley; Gary Anthony Williams as Dave Davidson; Dan Coscino as Dancin’ Dan; Jeremy Guskin as Maxim; Bridgette Nielsen as Svetlana; Nick Gracer as Sergei; Kali Muscle as Brett; Juliocesar Chavez as Larry; Grayson Hunter Goss as Young Burt; Ronal F. Hoiseck as Theo.

Raising Hope previews

A few clips from tonight’s episode, “Thrilla in Natesvilla” (9:30 pm):

BURT AND VIRGINIA GET IN THEIR FIRST FIGHT ON AN ALL-NEW “RAISING HOPE” FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, ON FOX

Molly Shannon (“Hotel Transylvania”) Guest-Stars

In trying to help Barney and Maxine’s (guest star Molly Shannon) budding relationship, Burt and Virginia wind up getting in a fight. Meanwhile, Jimmy and Sabrina decide to start fencing in order to relieve some of the tension in their relationship in the all-new “Thrilla in Natesvilla” episode of RAISING HOPE airing Friday, Jan. 24 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (HOP-412) (TV-14 D, L)

12 Years a Slave wins three Critics’ Choice Awards

12 years a slave,lupita nyongo,chiwetel ejiofor12 Years a Slave won Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress and Best Adapted Screenplay at the Critics’ Choice Awards yesterday. You can find the complete list of winners on Collider.com. And scroll down for a new Raising Hope featurette.

BEST PICTURE
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dallas Buyers Club
Gravity
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis
Nebraska
Saving Mr. Banks
*12 Years a Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Scarlett Johansson – Her
Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle
*Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years a Slave
Julia Roberts – August: Osage County
June Squibb – Nebraska
Oprah Winfrey – Lee Daniels’ The Butler

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Tracy Letts – August: Osage County
Richard Linklater & Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke – Before Midnight
Billy Ray – Captain Phillips
Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope – Philomena
*John Ridley – 12 Years a Slave
Terence Winter – The Wolf of Wall Street

And here is a new BTS featurette and a preview of tonight’s episode of Raising Hope, “Hot Dish” (9/8c, Fox):

SABRINA AND VIRGINIA ENTER THE HOT DISH COMPETITION ON AN ALL-NEW “RAISING HOPE” FRIDAY, JANUARY 17, ON FOX

Shirley Jones Guest-Stars

Virginia offers to give Sabrina some much-needed cooking lessons. But when Jimmy proclaims that his wife’s casserole is better than his mom’s, it brings out Virginia’s competitive side and she enters herself and her daughter-in-law in the Hot Dish competition. To ease the tension, Burt also invites his mother (guest star Shirley Jones) to enter the contest in the all-new “Hot Dish” episode of RAISING HOPE airing Friday, Jan. 17 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (HOP-411) (TV-14 D, L, V)

Raising Hope is back tonight

garret dillahunt,raising hopeThe show returns tonight with episode 4×11, “Hey There, Delilah,” airing at 9 pm. Check out the clips below.

Elsewhere, 12 Years a Slave got a bunch of nominations this week – 10 for the BAFTAs, six for the NAACP Image Awards, and also for the ASC Awards, the Art Directors Guild Awards, Costume Designers Guild Awards, the ACE Eddie Awards, and the USC Libraries Scripter Award). It was also named best film at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards and won Best Adapted Screenplay at the at Final Draft Screenwriters Choice Awards.

And while I’m updating, Courteney Cox mentioned in an interview that they’ve submitted Just Before I Go to two festivals – SXSW (Austin, March) and Tribeca (NYC, April) – so if the film is accepted, that’s where it might premiere.

Here is a preview of tonight’s Raising Hope:

Maw Maw accidentally calls a wrong number in her contact book, bringing Virginia’s cousin, Delilah (guest star Amy Sedaris), back to town. When the two rivals fight nonstop, Maw Maw threatens to give everything in her will to the granddaughter who can act the most civil. Meanwhile, Jimmy and Sabrina have trouble finding a babysitter for Hope in the all-new “Hey There, Delilah” episode of RAISING HOPE airing Friday, Jan. 10 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.