Tag Archives: ABC

  • Tyra Banks’ New Daytime Talk Show ‘The F-A-B’ Nabs ABC Stations

    Oct 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *ABC now has an answer for “The Real.” Variety is reporting that ABC’s O&O group (it’s eight owned-and-operated stations) has cleared the Tyra Banks-hosted and executive-produced syndicated talk show “The F-A-B” for a fall 2015 launch. The daytime show has Banks anchoring a roundtable of lifestyle experts: former model turned foodie Chrissy Teigen, fashion guru […]

  • Viola Davis on the Joy of Playing ‘A Mess’ on ‘How to Get Away with Murder’

    Oct 16, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *ABC is swearing in promos that “your jaw will hit the floor” upon hearing the last nine words uttered by Viola Davis’ character tonight on “How to Get Away With Murder.” The Oscar nominee, who stars as no-nonsense defense attorney and law professor Annalise Keating, will take on a new client accused of insider trading […]

  • ‘Scandal’s’ Scott Foley, Shonda Rhimes Behind New ABC Comedy

    Oct 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Scott Foley, who plays Olivia Pope’s (not) boyfriend Jake Ballard on “Scandal,” will step behind the camera to executive produce yet another Shonda Rhimes project for ABC The actor will team with Rhimes and Shondaland’a Betsy Beers for “To Max & Paige,” a comedy that takes place over the course of Max and Paige’s wedding […]

  • ABC Gives ‘Black-ish’, ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ Full Season Pickups

    Oct 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *ABC has just become the first network to make full-season commitments to its new fall shows. The network has picked up Pete Nowalk’s “How to Get Away With Murder” and Kenya Barris’ comedy “Black-ish” for full seasons, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “Murder” will expand to 15 episodes this season — the most that star […]

  • Shonda Rhimes Fires Another Shot at Katherine Heigl

    Oct 9, 14 by Cherie Saunders 7 Comments


    *In a new cover story for The Hollywood Reporter, Shonda Rhimes was more candid than ever before regarding her opinion of Katherine Heigl, a former star of her ABC series “Grey’s Anatomy.” It all started in June 2008, when the actress withdrew her name from Emmy consideration claiming the writing for her character that year […]

  • ‘Scandal’ Dumps Stephen Collins Over Child Molestation Reports

    Oct 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Stephen Collins has lost his job on “Scandal” in the wake of his own personal scandal involving child molestation. TMZ on Wednesday posted audio from a therapy session in 2012 that was secretly (and legally in California) recorded by his wife, actress Faye Grant, in which he discusses how he had molested and/or exposed himself […]