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First woman Doctor Who wants to be a role model to all

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 09:55 Last update: about 23 hours ago Associated Press

Jodie Whittaker calls being cast as the first woman to portray Doctor Who "a step in the right direction" when it comes to gender equality in Hollywood, but doesn't feel that she's broken a glass...

CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is back, ready to 'make some noise'

Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 09:53 Last update: about 1 day ago

Last season's short-lived "Roseanne" revival blew an air kiss to President Donald Trump in its debut episode before it reverted to finding laughs in family and working-class woes, not politics. Expect...

'Veronica Mars' starring Kristen Bell gets revived by Hulu

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 09:32 Last update: about 8 days ago

Veronica Mars has another mystery to solve. Hulu has ordered eight new one-hour interconnected episodes of the series, starring Kristen Bell, that premiered in 2004 and aired on UPN for two...

Q&A: 'This Is Us' creator Dan Fogelman on 'Life Itself'

Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 09:30 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

As in his TV series "This Is Us," jubilant and catastrophic events tend to cluster for Dan Fogelman. Days before his latest and most ambitious movie, "Life Itself," opens in theaters, and the third...

Ken Burns turns his attention to the Mayo Clinic

Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 09:29 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

After spearheading an epic, 18-hour documentary on the Vietnam War, acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns has turned to more personal subject matter — one that knows him very intimately, too. Burns...

Jane Fonda, her life and men star in a revealing documentary

Friday, 5 October 2018, 08:59 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

As beguiling and powerful as Jane Fonda is onscreen, she has yet to play a role that's a match for her whiplash-inducing life of artistry, celebrity and polarizing activism. Then there's the personal...

Hargitay hails impact of 'SVU' as it marks 20 seasons

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 08:58 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

Mariska Hargitay thinks "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" has played a huge role in educating people on sexual violence, but believes there is still a lot of work to do. The star of the TV...

From 'Murphy Brown' to le Carre, 6 new shows worth watching

Wednesday, 3 October 2018, 08:55 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

There's more new television to watch than is humanly possible. But everyone has to make a time-allocation decision in the end, and that's what we're here to help with. Consider the list below a...

Freddy Krueger ready to scare the cast of 'The Goldbergs'

Tuesday, 2 October 2018, 08:53 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

Freddy Krueger is coming for "The Goldbergs." ABC announced Friday that Robert Englund is reprising his role as the "A Nightmare on Elm Street" slasher for a Halloween episode of the ABC...

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