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Fat Joe Joins ‘New York Undercover’ Pilot at ABC (EXCLUSIVE)

Fat Joe has been cast in the “New York Undercover” pilot currently in the works at ABC, Variety has learned exclusively. Picking up 20 years after the end of the original series, “New York Undercover” will follow detectives Nat Gilmore (Toby Sandeman) and Melissa Ortiz (Otmara Marrero) as they investigate the city’s most dangerous criminals from […]
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ABC Has Renewed The Conners For A Second Season

BEGIN SLIDESHOW ABC has renewed The Conners for a second season The Conners are coming back for round two. Variety reports that the spinoff of the Roseanne revival has been given a second season by ABC. The news comes as no surprise, because even in the wake of the controversy surrounding the spinoff, it remains the networks highest-rated new show with roughly 9.5 million viewers per episode. After a sudden turn of events, the Conners have been forced to face the daily struggles of life ...
Tags: TV, Abc, The Conners, TV News


Inside the High-Pressure World of Late-Night Talk-Show Prop Demands

Television production is an area where “Hurry up and wait” is a common refrain. However, for the prop teams that work on late-night talk shows like “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and “The Late Late Show With James Corden,” that’s not an option. They typically have only a matter of hours to deliver what’s necessary. Lou A. […]
Tags: Production, ABC, Artisans, CBS, Jeff Goldblum, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Late Show With James Corden


‘The Conners’ Renewed for Season 2 at ABC

ABC has renewed its highest-rated new show, “The Conners,” for a second season, Variety has learned. The show’s stars, including John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson, Ames McNamara and Laurie Metcalf, are all set to return to Lanford, after several of them signed a new deal with the network on Thursday. “We are proud to be continuing […]
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Reports: Rising country music star Justin Carter dead in accidental shooting

Justin Carter, a rising country music star in Texas, has died in an accidental shooting, according to reports from Fox News and a local ABC affiliate.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Agents of SHIELD's Clark Gregg Talks Season 6 and How the Show Is Still Pulling From Marvel's Comics

While Agents of SHIELD’s Phil Coulson is, at least currently, quite dead, actor Clark Gregg’s been spending time settling into his mysterious new role on the show as a character who’s everything the fallen agent and friend to the Avengers was not. This new character, Gregg explained, is someone who will terrify…Read more...
Tags: Interview, Agents Of Shield, Clark Gregg, Marvel, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain Marvel, Marvel Studios, Abc, Disney


Satellite giants Dish and DirecTV are taking wildly different pricing approaches to streaming. Here's what it says about the future of live digital TV.

Sling TV and DirecTV Now are taking opposite approaches to OTT growth. DirecT V Now increased its prices, which could cause it to lose half its sub scribers this year, while Sling is ratcheting up promotions to attract new customers. The differences in approach reveal the fundamental differences between the two companies and the future of live digital TV. After competing head to head for years, Sling TV and DirecTV Now, the two biggest digital live TV services by subscribers are taking opposi...
Tags: Google, Hbo, Abc, Youtube, US, Trends, Comcast, Sony, Cbs, Hulu, Viacom, Macquarie, AT T, Frost Sullivan, Alan Wolk, DirecTV


Italian American News Anchor & Television Host; Alicia Vitarelli Shares An Exclusive Interview.

Alicia Vitarelli - New Journalist  The Italian American Girl site is dedicated to showcasing and sharing news and notable profiles on influential Italian Americans around the world and in the community. This week we have an exclusive interview with New Jersey's most talked about and admired Italian American news anchor from News 12 New Jersey. She's also the host of an informative-magazine style and culinary show called, "Buck Wild" and "A Roma Aroma." To learn more about Alicia Vitarel...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Abc, New York City, Mtv, New Jersey, Italy, Philadelphia, Catholic, Matthew, Jersey Shore, Calabria, Basilica, New Jerseyans, Roman Catholic, Garden State


Disney Homepage Filled with Character Acquisitions After Fox Merger

Disney homepage filled with character acquisitions after Fox merger Now that Disney has officially acquired 20th Century Fox and all its assets, the House of Mouse has made it clear just how much of pop culture falls under its roof. As The Hollywood Reporter pointed out, a quick trip to TheWaltDisneyCompany.com reveals the usual Disney animated favorites along with characters from Star Wars and Marvel Studios, now side-by-side with Deadpool, Avatar, The Simpsons, Atlanta, and the happy couple...
Tags: Europe, Star Wars, TV, Movies, Nbc, Abc, Mexico, Disney, Atlanta, Fox, Brazil, TV News, Hulu, Merger, 20th Century Fox, Marvel Studios


Melissa And Doug Jumbo ABC-123 Rug For $33.29 Shipped From Amazon After $37 Price Drop!

Melissa And Doug Jumbo ABC-123 Rug For $33.29 Shipped From Amazon After $37 Price Drop! This was selling for $69.99 yesterday and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. Oversized activity rug with illustrated alphabet, numbers 1-9, shapes, and colors Includes 36 double-sided game cards Lots of room for multiple kids to play matching […]
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Abc, Shipped From Amazon, Melissa And Doug Jumbo, Amazon Oversized


Roseanne Barr ruthlessly tears into ABC in return to stand-up: 'I ain’t dead'

“At the first sign of controversy you killed me off with a drug overdose," Roseanne Barr said, "But you know what, I ain’t dead, (expletive)!”            [Author: USA TODAY]
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"Dear ABC, when you asked me back to once again bail out your sh*t, f**kin’, low-rated network, I did so with the same vigor I’ve always rocked..."

"... and I delivered you the highest ratings you’ve had in 10 fucking years. At the first sign of controversy, you killed me off with a drug overdose. But you know what, I ain’t dead, bitches."Said Roseanne Barr, quoted at HuffPo.ADDED: Click the link to watch the video. It was embedded before but seemed to be hanging up my browser so I got rid of it. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Law, Abc, Censorship, Roseanne Barr, Roseanne, Ann Althouse


Tegna to Buy 11 TV Stations From Nexstar for $740 Million

Tegna has set a deal with Nexstar to buy 11 TV stations — mostly Fox and ABC affiliates — serving eight markets for $740 million. The sale is contingent on Nexstar closing its $4.1 billion acquisition of Tribune Media, which will make Nexstar the nation’s largest TV station owner by far. Nexstar projects the Tribune […]
Tags: News, Abc, Fox, Tribune Media, Nexstar, TEGNA


Minnesota Winemakers Question the Constitutionality of Grape Source Requirements

Owners of two Minnesota wineries are challenging the state’s law which limits wine production by Minnesota-licensed farm wineries to predominantly Minnesota-grown grapes. In 2017, Alexis Bailly Vineyard and Next Chapter Winery challenged a provision of the state’s law and argued that the law is a violation of the U.S. Constitution’s interstate commerce clause. The case was dismissed by a federal judge, who suggested it was possible for a winery to obtain other winery licenses in Minnesota which ...
Tags: Food, New York, Minnesota, Abc, Court, Ava, State, Court of Appeals, Wilhelmina Wright, Lindsey Zahn, Alexis Bailly, U S Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals


New Zealand shooting: first burials today as Ardern visits Christchurch victims – live

The prime minister has spoken at Cashmere high school, which lost two students and a former student in Friday’s massacreFull story: Burials begin as Jacinda Ardern urges school students to reject hate Profile: Jacinda Ardern uses solace and steel to guide a broken nationGun owners begin to hand in their weapons 4.15am GMT Reuters have this interview with Farid Ahmed, whose wife Husna was killed in the attack.Husna arrived in New Zealand aged 19, arriving from Bangladesh on her wedding day. W...
Tags: Abc, Indonesia, World news, Australia news, Asia Pacific, Australian politics, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Christchurch, Nz, Reuters, Farid, Winston Peters, Cashmere, Jacinda Ardern, Husna


Crucial animal protection laws for the sage grouse being eliminated by the White House

The White House is eliminating crucial animal protection laws for the sage grouse. The protections, originally put in place by President Barack Obama, are being rolled back to open millions of acres of land for gas and oil development. Conservationists warn the move could land the sage grouse back on the endangered species list. The Donald Trump administration’s new plan targets 8.7 million acres of Sagebrush Focal Areas, an important habitat for the sage grouse and hundreds of other wildlife. ...
Tags: Politics, New York, Design, News, Abc, Washington, White House, Animals, America, Barack Obama, Endangered Species, Interior Department, Donald Trump, Trump, Dakotas, Bernhardt


CBS Frankenstein Pilot Lands Ryan Phillippe For Lead Role

CBS Frankenstein pilot lands Ryan Phillippe for lead role Deadline reports that Shooter star Ryan Phillippe will be returning to television in the lead role of the upcoming CBS drama pilot Alive loosely inspired by the classic horror novel and film, Frankenstein. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneS...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Abc, Mexico, Amc, San Francisco, Fbi, Netflix, Showtime, TV News, Starz, Cbs, Cw, Phillippe, Usa Network


Uber used spyware to surveil and poach drivers from Australian rival service Gocatch

A senior source at Uber has confirmed to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Four Corners programme that Uber Australia illegally deployed an in-house piece of spyware called Surfcam in order to spy on drivers for a rival rideshare company called Gocatch; Uber was able to compile lists of drivers' emails, car registration numbers and other details and it used these to poach Gocatch drivers and turn them into Uber drivers. Uber was previously caught using Surfcam illegally in Singapor...
Tags: Uber, Video, News, Abc, Australia, Singapore, Broadcasting Corporation, Andrew Campbell, Auspol, Dirty Tricks, GoCatch, Surfcam, Travis Kalanick Gocatch, Sean Nicholls Peter Cronau, Mary Fallon


‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Showrunner Krista Vernoff Seeks Sale of Los Feliz Home (EXCLUSIVE)

Fresh on the heels of inking a multiyear deal with ABC to create and develop new projects under their Trip the Light Prods. banner, “Grey’s Anatomy” showrunner Krista Vernoff and producing partner/husband Alexandre Schmitt, an accomplished music video and commercial producer, have listed their solar-powered home in a quiet corner of L.A.’s Los Feliz area […]
Tags: Real Estate, Abc, Real Estalker, Grey, Grey's Anatomy, Los Feliz, Krista Vernoff, Los Feliz Home, Alexandre Schmitt


Disney Acquisition of Fox Will Be Official at 12:02 AM, March 20

Disney acquisition of Fox will be official at 12:02 AM, March 20 Beginning in late 2017, it was reported that the Walt Disney Company was in talks to purchase parts of its competitor, 21st Century Fox. Today, 21st Century Fox announced that the $71.4 billion deal with Disney has reached completion and will become effective at 12:02 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. With this deal, Disney will receive an impressive volume of properties from 21st Century Fox, including the X-Men, The Fantasti...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Abc, Disney, Fox, Walt Disney Company, Deadpool, James Cameron, 21st Century Fox, Wall Street Journal, Abrams, Fox Network, ComingSoon, Movie News, Disney Acquisition of Fox


This Agency Art Director Created a Children’s Book to Illustrate Gender Identity and Fluidity

Devika Dalal, a senior art director at DDB San Francisco, recognized that the current political climate poses major challenges surrounding gender expression and language. That's why Dalal created a children's book entitled ABC of Gender Identity, aiming to help both children and adults better understand themselves and those around them. "[T]here seems to be confusion...
Tags: Abc, Advertising, Dalal, Diversity & Inclusion, Devika Dalal, DDB San Francisco


Feds Got Past Data On Where Cohen’s Cell Phones Were In Run Up To Election

The FBI asked for – and received – historical location data on two of Michael Cohen’s cell phones covering the five weeks before the 2016 presidential election as part of the investigation into potential campaign finance violations, records unsealed on Tuesday reveal. The request for the data – made on April 7, 2018 – came as part of an investigation into “a criminal violation of the campaign finance laws by Michael Cohen, a lawyer who holds himself out as the personal attorney for President ...
Tags: News, Abc, Fbi, Good Morning America, Wall Street Journal, Campaign Finance, Trump, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Donald J Trump, Daniels, Russia Probe, Stormy Daniels Cohen, Muckraker, Stormy Daniels saga, Michael Cohen saga


'American Idol': Watch this ex-Nickelodeon heartthrob's stunning cover of Amy Winehouse

After four seasons on Nickelodeon's "Every Witch Way," Nick Merico is taking a shot at singing stardom on ABC's "American Idol."            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Abc, Amy Winehouse, Usa Today, Nickelodeon, Nick Merico


Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump’s life is “pathetic” after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. She fired back at Trump on ABC’s “The View” Monday after the president tweeted comments criticizing her father, who died last year after battling brain cancer. McCain says Trump […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Abc, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Donald Trump, Trump, McCain, Sen John McCain, Meghan McCain


Robin Roberts hosting first night of NFL draft on ABC

Robin Roberts is returning to sports for one night, hosting ABC’s coverage of the first round of the NFL draft on April 25. The “Good Morning America” co-host was with ESPN from 1990 until 2005. She helped cover the draft and was a regular part of “NFL PrimeTime.” While ESPN’s broadcast will focus on the […]
Tags: News, Abc, Sports, NFL, Espn, Robin Roberts


Anders Holm and Tika Sumpter Cast in ‘Black-ish’ Spinoff Episode

Tika Sumpter and Anders Holm are joining the growing “Black-ish” world, Variety has learned. They will both star in the upcoming prequel episode, which could reportedly launch into its own spinoff series. As earlier reported, ABC is in development on the prequel that would focus on Tracee Ellis Ross’ character Rainbow. Holm will play Paul, Rainbow’s father, […]
Tags: News, Abc, Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish, Holm, Tika Sumpter, Anders Holm, Tika Sumpter Cast, Paul Rainbow


Black-ish Casts Flashback Episode, Which Could Lead to Prequel Spinoff

Black-ish casts flashback episode, which could lead to prequel spinoff ABC has announced the casting for an upcoming flashback episode of Black-ish, which could lead to a prequel spinoff series. According to Deadline, the cast will include Anders Holm (Workaholics, The Mindy Project) and Tika Sumpter (The Haves and the Have Nots), with Arrica Himmell (Before You Know It) playing the teenage Rainbow in the flashback episode. Also co-starring are Gary Cole (Veep), Mykal-Michelle Harris (Big Lit...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Abc, Netflix, Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish, Golden Globe, Tika Sumpter, ABC Studios, Barris, ComingSoon, Marsai Martin, Kenya Barris, Ellis Ross, Prequel Spinoff


'The Fix' gives Marcia Clark fictionalized O.J. trial do-over

'The Fix' and 'The Village' review: ABC gives Marcia Clark a fictionalized O.J. trial do-over, while NBC tries to build on 'This is Us' audience with uninpsired ensemble drama
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'The Fix' gives Marcia Clark a trial do-over

There are few do-overs in life, but O.J. Simpson prosecutor Marcia Clark gets one -- even if it's fictionalized -- with "The Fix," an ABC drama that hews just closely enough to that case to spur interest before veering into an exaggerated lane. NBC, meanwhile, drives straight into a creative cul-de-sac with "The Village," which desperately wants to mirror "This Is Us" and merely provides a reminder that it takes a village, sometimes, to mess up a TV show.
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Alexander: Marquee matchup at Indian Wells fails to appear as Rafael Nadal withdraws

INDIAN WELLS — It is the closest thing to a matchup of legends that the men’s tennis tour currently has: Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal. And it was supposed to be the centerpiece of Saturday’s schedule at the BNP Paribas Open. As they say in the business, never assume. The players did their part on the court in the days leading up to Saturday, but Nadal’s body – specifically his right knee – would not cooperate with the plan. Shortly before the beginning of the first semifinal, Dominic Thiem’s 7...
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