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Grammy Show: Light On Awards, Heavy On Entertainment

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Producer Josh Lieb (L) and host Jimmy Fallon talk to critics on Sunday about what's to come. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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Chiwetel Ejiofor is nominated in the category of best actor for his role in 12 Years a Slave as the 86th Academy Awards nominations are announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, Calif. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Robin Thicke, center, performs with Verdine White, left, and T.I. at The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! in Los Angeles in December. Thicke is nominated for Outstanding Male Artist at the NAACP Image Awards this year. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Meet Sasheer Zamata, Saturday Night Live's new cast member. Heidi Gutman/ABC via Getty Images hide caption

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Chris Hardwick, the host of Talking Dead, autographs a poster for the show his show discusses: The Walking Dead. Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP hide caption

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Don't Know What To Watch On TV? We've Got You Covered

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Good Morning America co-host Robin Roberts recently made an offhand comment on Facebook that revealed she's in a same-sex relationship. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption

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Deggans: 2013 Offered Up More TV Cast Diversity, Foreign Shows

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'Big Bang Theory' Owes Its Success To Classic TV

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