| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:52 AM
To make Barbara Walters' list of "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014," it helps if you have a connection to Disney, which owns ABC, the network that will air the special.
The 10 Most Fascinating list now includes Michael Strahan, whose "Live With...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 12:55 PM
The new Tyra Banks daytime talk show has been sold to more than 70 percent of the country, including WFTV-Channel 9 in Orlando.
The announcement came Tuesday from Janice Marinelli, president of Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution....
| Feb 28, 2015
| 6:12 AM
After scoring huge ratings for a 40th anniversary special, "Saturday Night Live" returned this weekend with a forgettable episode.
It's never a good sign when the musical guest, in this case Alabama Shakes, is the best thing in the comedy show. But...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:25 PM
UPDATED: President Barack Obama's latest State of the Union address was described as forceful Tuesday night. But his viewership was down to 31.7 million across 13 channels, Nielsen Media Research said Wednesday.
Those channels were ABC, Al Jazeera...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:32 AM
How difficult is it to see your memoir about growing up Chinese-American in Orlando turned into a sitcom?
Tremendously difficult, Eddie Huang says in a New York essay about watching his "Fresh Off the Boat" become an ABC comedy. The show, set in 1990s...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:05 PM
UPDATED: Vanessa Echols is leaving WFTV-Channel 9 mornings to be reunited with Greg Warmoth at 4 p.m. on the ABC affiliate. They were together for 15 years in the mornings at WFTV.
Nancy Alvarez will takes Echols' morning spot with Jamie Holmes, and the...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:47 PM
NBC's "Sunday Night Football" should clean up in the ratings this weekend. The Dallas Cowboys visit the Philadelphia Eagles in a battle for first in the NFC East, and both teams have 9-4 records. Coverage starts at 7 p.m.
Other weekend highlights:
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:46 AM
Fox News Channel put up the biggest numbers in cable news for January, but CNN made the greatest strides.
And their broadcast counterparts scored big audiences last week, which brought especially good news to NBC and Brian Williams.
First, the cable...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:11 AM
The February sweeps start Thursday, and you've probably noticed the increased promotion for special reports (starting Thursday) by local stations.
The sweeps are usually about broadcast networks presenting big events to bolster their stations and...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Fear is the enemy of satire, a point all too well illustrated this weekend by “Saturday Night Live.”
The NBC series started promisingly by having Dr. Evil (Mike Myers) slam North Korea and Sony for giving evil organizations a bad name over...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 2:59 PM
"CSI" will wrap up its 15th season on Feb. 15 with two back-to-back episodes.
The second's title: "The End Game."
It could be the forensics drama's series finale as well.
"CSI" has been one of the most influential recent dramas. It was a big hit...