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TV

CBS looks back for its reboot-heavy new TV season

Friday, 1 June 2018, 09:46 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

— Glance at next season's schedule for CBS and you could be forgiven for wondering what decade it is. The network is adding remakes of 1980s series "Murphy Brown" and "Magnum, P.I." to a...

Broadcast networks go for milk-and-cookies comfort this fall

Thursday, 31 May 2018, 11:13 Last update: about 3 months ago

If provocative, psyche-jangling shows like "The Handmaid's Tale" are your taste, head directly to streaming or cable. But if you're feeling the urge for milk-and-cookies comfort, broadcast television...

'Arrested Development' stars stand by co-star Tambor

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 11:11 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

The creator and executive producer of "Arrested Development" acknowledges that some people will not like his decision to keep Jeffrey Tambor on the show after allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced...

ABC says 'Roseanne' will concentrate on family, not politics

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 11:09 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Expect "Roseanne" to cool it on politics and concentrate on family stories when it returns for the second season of its revival next year. That was the word Tuesday from ABC Entertainment chief...

A watchdog group asks Netflix to pull '13 Reasons Why'

Monday, 28 May 2018, 11:08 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

A media watchdog group is calling on Netflix to pull its "13 Reasons Why" series because of potentially harmful content. The Parents Television Council describes the second season of the series...

With exposes, book and TV deals, Farrow on run of a lifetime

Friday, 25 May 2018, 11:02 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Perhaps the least surprising aspect of The New Yorker magazine's story on abuse allegations against New York's attorney general last week was Ronan Farrow's name on it as one of the...

Maya Hawke makes the most of 'Little Women' screen debut

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 11:00 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Little readers have long embraced "Little Women" and found inspiration in the character of Jo March, a headstrong young writer out to conquer the world. Maya Hawke counts herself among the latest...

Fox to add Tim Allen's 'Last Man Standing' to fall lineup

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 10:58 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Tim Allen's "Last Man Standing," canceled last year by ABC, is being resurrected by Fox next season because it's a "great comedy" and not as a conservative statement, Fox executives said...

Fox renews 'Lethal Weapon' with new co-star

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 10:57 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

"Lethal Weapon" will have a new co-star when it returns to Fox for a third season. Seann William Scott will replace Clayne Crawford in the action drama based on the movie franchise. The...

'Rise' star Rosie Perez believes in the power of the arts

Monday, 21 May 2018, 10:55 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Rosie Perez has found a TV series close to her heart with "Rise," about a high school theater program that's more than song and dance. The Oscar-nominated actress ("Fearless") plays a teacher...

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