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Disney+ Unveils Slate of 10 Unscripted Series Including Marvel Shows

Disney+ unveils slate of 10 unscripted series including Marvel shows Before Disney’s scheduled presentation to investors tomorrow, the streaming service Disney+ has unveiled a slate of 10 unscripted series in the works, including two Marvel docuseries, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functio...
Tags: TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Broadway, TV News, Streaming, Annie, Kristen Bell, Walt Disney World, Hulu, Caribbean, Jeremy Renner, Mack, Supper Club, Chris Wagner

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

Michael Ealy & Mark Webber Take a Trip to Stumptown

Michael Ealy & Mark Webber take a trip to Stumptown Michael Ealy (Secrets and Lies) and Mark Webber (Green Room) are joining Cobie Smulders in ABC’s dramatic pilot Stumptown, according to Deadline. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250]])...
Tags: TV, Movies, Abc, TV News, Green Room, Cw, Cobie Smulders, Mark Webber, Kane, Secrets And Lies, Ealy, ABC Studios, Lucy Hale, Miles Hoffman, ComingSoon, Michael Ealy

‘SMILF’ Canceled at Showtime After Two Seasons

“SMILF” is coming to an end at Showtime after two seasons. The cancellation comes after it was reported in December that “SMILF” producer ABC Studios opened an investigation into series creator, star, and showrunner Frankie Shaw after actress Samara Weaving raised concerns to fellow cast member Rosie O’Donnell and one of the show’s directors after […]
Tags: News, Showtime, ABC Studios, Rosie O Donnell, Samara Weaving, Frankie Shaw, SMILF, Showtime After Two Seasons

A ‘Nashville’ Musical is Headed to Broadway With an All-New Score

Nashville is coming to Broadway. The country music-themed series, which found second and third lives on CMT and Hulu after cancellation on ABC, has found a fourth live on the Great White Way, with a Nashville musical adaptation in the works from Broadway producer Scott Delman. Delman, the president of Blue Spruce Productions and producer of Tony Award-winning fare like Book of Mormon, Hello, Dolly!, Fun Home, Mean Girl, and more, acquired the theatrical rights to Nashvillefrom Lionsgate and ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Lionsgate, Abc, Broadway, Nashville, Musical, Hulu, Nashville Tennessee, CMT, Hayden Panettiere, Britton, Juliette, Great White Way, ABC Studios

John Ridley Signs 5-Year Deal with ABC Studios

ABC Studios has inked a new five-year, all-encompassing deal with writer, director and producer John Ridley to create content across multiple platforms. He is presently working on several projects with the studio. Ridley, who won an Academy Award in 2013 for best adapted screenplay for “12 Years a Slave,” has long worked with the studio. […]
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Grey’s Anatomy Season 15 Casts Amy Acker as Derek Shepherd’s Fourth Sister

Grey’s Anatomy season 15 casts Amy Acker as Derek Shepherd’s fourth sister Amy Acker (The Gifted, Angel) has been cast as the late Derek’s Shepherd’s fourth sister in Grey’s Anatomy’s upcoming Season 15, Entertainment Weekly has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.s...
Tags: TV, Movies, Shonda Rhimes, Anatomy, Abc, Fox, TV News, Kate, Nancy, Grey, Liz, Derek, Shepherd, Grey's Anatomy, Kathleen, ABC Studios

ABC Considering Development of a Black-ish Prequel

ABC considering development of a Black-ish prequel The hit ABC sitcom Black-ish already has a spinoff, Grown-ish, and it may be getting a prequel as well. According to a report from Variety, the network is in the early stages of development for a prequel. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMappi...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Abc, Netflix, Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish, Golden Globe, ABC Studios, Barris, ComingSoon, Kenya Barris, ABC Considering Development, Freeform Ellis Ross

ABC Renews The Good Doctor, A Million Little Things & Shark Tank

ABC renews The Good Doctor, A Million Little Things & Shark Tank ABC has handed out early renewals to The Good Doctor for Season 3, A Million Little Things for Season 2, and Shark Tank for Season 11, Vital Thrills has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping(...
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ABC Wants to Reboot ‘Lost,’ But They’re Not Currently Developing It [TCA 2019]

ABC has dabbled in many reboots. Their Roseanne reboot was successful and became The Connors . Kenya Barris pitched a reboot of Bewitched that is not moving forward just yet, but a Designing Women reboot is still on the table. During her executive remarks to the Television Critics Association, new ABC President Karey Burke said Lost “is a reboot I’d be interested in seeing.” #Lost is now trending on Twitter thanks to that. During follow-up questions after her panel, repor...
Tags: Television, Movies, Abc, Lost, Damon Lindelof, Carlton Cuse, Television Critics Association, Burke, ABC Studios, Cuse, Lindelof, Karey Burke, Connors Kenya Barris, Carlton -LSB- Cuse, Ben Michael Emerson, Hurley Jorge Garcia

ABC Orders Pilot Based on John Mayer’s Heart of Life

ABC orders pilot based on John Mayer’s Heart of Life John Mayer’s popular song “Heart of Life” is getting its own television pilot. According to The Wrap, Ben Queen (Drive) has written a pilot based on the song’s lyrics about two sets of siblings who meet for the first time as adults, forcing them to reevaluate their lives and the perception they had of their shared father. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB...
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‘Until The Wedding,’ Remake of Israeli Drama, Nabs Pilot Order From ABC

ABC has picked up one-hour drama pilot “Until the Wedding,” a remake of an Israeli TV drama. Becky Mode will write and executive produce. Timberman-Beverly’s Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly, Alon Aranya, and Reshet Media’s Nelly Feld, Avi Zvi and Ami Amir will serve as non-writing executive producers. Timberman-Beverly last March inked an overall deal […]
Tags: News, Abc, ABC Studios, Sarah Timberman, Becky Mode, Timberman Beverly, Until The Wedding, Carl Beverly Alon Aranya, Reshet Media, Nelly Feld Avi Zvi, Ami Amir

ABC Studios Signs Two-Year Overall Deal With Ex-ICM Agent Ruthanne Secunda (EXCLUSIVE)

Former ICM Partners agent-turned-producer Ruthanne Secunda has signed a two-year overall deal with ABC Studios, Variety has learned exclusively. ABC Studios International’s 13-episode summer series “Reef Break” marks her first project, which began production in Queensland, Australia, last week. Secunda developed the show while she was still at ICM with longtime client Poppy Montgomery, star […]
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‘Splitting Up Together’ Creator Emily Kapnek Inks Overall Deal at ABC Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

Writer and producer Emily Kapnek has signed a three-year overall deal at ABC Studios, Variety has learned exclusively. Kapnek most recently developed the ABC single-cam comedy series “Splitting Up Together,” which is based on the Danish series “Bedre skilt end aldrig.” She was previously under an overall deal at Warner Bros. Television, which produces “Splitting Up […]
Tags: News, Abc, ABC Studios, Emily Kapnek, Warner Bros Television, ABC Studios Variety

Frankie Shaw Will Apologize For Some Things, But She's Not Sorry About SMILF

A show about single moms who are down on their luck and also horny is about as taboo as TV gets, but the Showtime series SMILF is the rare gem that manages to disrupt with unapologetic verve. Set in the Boston’s historically blue collar Southie neighborhood, the show centers on Bridgette Bird, a young, struggling mom of a toddler, who is totally lost, troubled by a traumatic past, but doing her best. In the iconic pilot episode, she’s seen at a bodega running into an old friend while buying coo...
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CBS’ Criminal Minds Series Renewed for 15th & Final Season

CBS’ Criminal Minds series renewed for 15th & final season Criminal Minds’ BAU team is returning for a 15th season, which will also serve as the final season of the long-running crime drama procedural, Variety has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapp...
Tags: TV, Movies, Fbi, TV News, Cbs, Criminal Minds, ABC Studios, CBS Television Studios, Paget Brewster, Bau, Breen Frazier, Jeff Davis Teen Wolf, Daniel Henney, MTV 's Aeon Flux, Mark Gordon Erica Messer

'SMILF' creator Frankie Shaw investigated by ABC Studios over misconduct allegations

The network started an investigation into Shaw's alleged misconduct following numerous complaints from the staff, including actress Samara Weaving.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Frankie Shaw Investigated by ABC Studios Following Misconduct Claim on Showtime’s ‘SMILF’

ABC Studios completed an investigation this year into alleged misconduct by Frankie Shaw, creator and star of the Showtime series “SMILF,” Variety has confirmed. The studio launched a probe into Shaw’s behavior after being made aware of a complaint by Samara Weaving, an actress who appears in the show’s first and upcoming second seasons. According […]
Tags: News, Showtime, Shaw, ABC Studios, Samara Weaving, Frankie Shaw, ABC Studios Following Misconduct Claim on Showtime

ABC to Develop a New Fashion Drama Series Threads 

ABC to develop a new fashion drama series Threads According to , ABC is in the process of developing a new fashion drama series titled Threads that was penned by NBC’s Cruel Intentions writer Lindsey Rosin. Rosin will also serve as the show’s executive producer along with Random Hill and ABC Studios. RELATED: FOX to Develop Elizabeth Banks’ Comedy Series Patty’s Auto PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUn...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Abc, Elizabeth Banks, TV News, Threads, Patty, Jessica, ABC Studios, Zac Posen, Jessica Lee, Peter Chiarelli, Lindsey Rosin Rosin, Random Hill

‘Daredevil’ Canceled at Netflix After Three Seasons

Netflix is ready to say goodbye to Matt Murdoch. The streaming service has canceled “Daredevil” after three seasons, Variety has learned. The superhero action-drama debuted its third season in October. It’s the latest casualty in Netflix’s Defenders universe. The move to cancel the drama, produced by Marvel Television and ABC Studios, comes on the heels […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Daredevil, Marvel Television, ABC Studios, Matt Murdoch

ABC to Develop Fashion Drama Series with Zac Posen

ABC to develop fashion drama series with Zac Posen to exec produce According to Deadline, ABC is in the process of developing a new drama series that will be set in the world of fashion. The upcoming series is written by Crazy Rich Asians writer Peter Chiarelli with designer Zac Posen to serve as an executive producer. Further details about the plot are being under wraps. The untitled fashion drama will also be produced by ABC Studios along with Mandeville Television’s David Hoberman, Laurie ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Abc, Elizabeth Banks, Patty, Chiarelli, ABC Studios, Zac Posen, Peter Chiarelli, Jon M Chu, ComingSoon, Posen, Todd Lieberman, Deadline ABC, Mandeville Television, David Hoberman Laurie Zaks

American Vandal Cancelled At Netflix

American Vandal cancelled at Netflix Despite two highly acclaimed seasons at the streaming service, Netflix has cancelled the mockumentary series American Vandal, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: American Vandal Season 2 Trailer Has a New Mystery “American Vandal will not return for a third season. We’re very grateful to the creators, writers, cast and crew for bringing their innovative comedy to Netflix, and to the fans and critics who embraced its unique and unconventional hu...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Catholic, Luke Cage, Vandal, ABC Studios, Michael Rotenberg, CBS TV Studios, ComingSoon, Finn Jones, TV Premiere, Tony Yacenda, American Vandal, Dan Perrault

ABC Comedy Chief Jamila Hunter to Join Kenya Barris’ Khalabo Ink Society (EXCLUSIVE)

Jamila Hunter, ABC’s senior vice president of comedy development, is leaving the network for an executive position at Kenya Barris’ production company, Variety has learned exclusively. Hunter will be president of television at Barris’ Khalabo Ink Society. The news comes two months after Barris exited his overall deal at ABC Studios for a reported $100 million deal […]
Tags: News, Abc, Hunter, Variety, ABC Studios, Barris, Kenya Barris, Khalabo Ink Society, Jamila Hunter

‘Single Parents’ Lands Full-Season Order From ABC

ABC has given a full-season order to freshman comedy “Single Parents.” The pick-up makes “Single Parents” the first new series of the season to have its order extended by ABC. Through its first three episodes, the series, from 20th Century Fox Television and ABC Studios is averaging an audience of 5.6 million viewers and a […]
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What Does the Fox Influx Mean for ABC?

The Foxes are raiding the Mouse House.. The Walt Disney Co. on Monday announced that the two longtime Fox executives will come aboard to head the media giant’s entertainment-television operations — Rice as chairman of Walt Disney Television, and Walden as his top lieutenant overseeing ABC, Freeform, and most of the new company’s studio units. […]
Tags: News, Abc, Fox, Rice, Walden, ABC Studios, Channing Dungey, Walt Disney Television, Patrick Moran, Mouse House The Walt Disney Co

‘Criminal Minds’: Producers, Studio Kept ‘Tyrant’ Senior Staffer in Place Amid Abuse Allegations (EXCLUSIVE)

When “Criminal Minds” returns to CBS Wednesday night, it will do so with Greg St. Johns again aboard as director of photography. St. Johns has been a constant on the show, one of broadcast’s longest running current dramas, rising from A-camera operator when the ABC Studios series premiered in 2006 to his current position as […]
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ABC Studios Promotes Patrick Maguire to Head Drama Development

ABC Studios has promoted Patrick Maguire to oversee drama development. Maguire succeeds Nne Ebong as the studio’s senior VP of drama development. Ebong exited ABC Studios in August. Maguire worked under Ebong as drama development VP. He’s been in the ABC fold since 2002 when he joined the network in its comedy development department. “Patrick […]
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Marvel Female Superhero Series Coming to ABC from ‘Wonder Woman’ Scribe

The future is female. Fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been clamoring for more female superheroes to take the spotlight, and after the debut of the trailer for the first solo female superhero movie from Marvel Studios arrived this week in the form of Captain Marvel, the television side of Marvel’s superheroes will also be getting an injection of powerful women. ABC has given a production commitment to a new hour-long series from Wonder Woman writer Allan Heinberg that will bring an un...
Tags: Television, Movies, Abc, Disney, Fox, Young Avengers, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Samuel L Jackson, Brie Larson, Marvel Television, ABC Studios, MCU, Nick Fury, Comic Book/Superhero, Allan Heinberg

Young Avengers Creator Developing Marvel Superheroine TV Series For ABC

Young Avengers Creator Developing Marvel Superheroine TV Series For ABC Prior to co-creating the Young Avengers in 2005, Allan Heinberg made his mark on Party of Five, Sex and the City, The O.C., and Gilmore Girls. Now, Heinberg is bringing some of Marvel’s superheroines to ABC for a new TV project. Deadline is reporting that ABC has already given a production commitment to Heinberg’s currently untitled Marvel show. Heinberg is writing the script, which will focus on “female characters with s...
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Simon Rich and Kristen Schaal Team Up for Family Comedy Series

Simon Rich and Kristen Schaal team up for family comedy series ABC Four-time Emmy-nominated writer Simon Rich (Man Seeking Woman, Saturday Night Live) has signed a two-year deal with ABC Studios, and immediately landed a pilot commitment for a family comedy headlined and produced by Kristen Schaal (The Last Man on Earth), according to Deadline. Written and executive produced by Rich, the untitled family comedy is described as being told from a child’s perspective, and is about “working toget...
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