| Apr 24, 2015
| 10:16 AM
The first on-air promo for Friday's broadcast interview with Bruce Jenner didn't even show his face, an illustration of the line ABC News is walking in trying to drum up interest for the program while saying virtually nothing about it.
| Apr 23, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Having "Good Morning America" in Orlando seven days a week was long a goal for the ABC program, anchor Paula Faris says.
She notes the irony. "We're owned by Disney, and we're not on in what is basically Disney headquarters," she said during a recent...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 2:33 AM
UPDATED: The week's highlights reveal that Disney’s ABC is raising its competitive game as the TV season winds down.
ABC adds a second "Dancing With the Stars" edition at 8 p.m. Tuesdays until a winner is named May 19. The show marks its 10th...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 1:58 PM
For its 13th Orlando Cabaret Festival, Mad Cow Theater has turned to familiar faces. Two of the three headliners — the Broadway Boys and brothers Will and Anthony Nunziata — are making return engagements. The third, The Edge Effect, is based...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:53 AM
The entertainment winners in this year's Peabody Awards include The CW's "Jane the Virgin" and two FX dramas, "Fargo" and "The Americans."
They are among the most acclaimed series in all of television.
The comedy winners were Comedy Central's...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 5:40 PM
The magnolia tree in our front yard is bursting with color, all pink and white and signaling to the world that spring is here, and all I could think of was this:
Hillary must be nigh.
For I could all but feel her powers.
Suburban Chicago, where I...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 7:57 AM
UPDATED: Talk about big schedule changes.
To make room for "Good Morning America" on Sundays, WFTV-Channel 9 will shift a religious program it has aired for 50 years.
Starting April 26, "GMA" will be seen at 9 a.m. Sundays on Orlando's ABC affiliate....
| Apr 7, 2015
| 10:12 AM
Taylor Swift's mega-selling "1989" album has earned the pop star 14 nominations at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards.
Swift's nominations include top artist, female artist, Billboard 200 album for "1989" and Hot 100 song for "Shake It Off."
Sam Smith is...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 6:19 AM
Don't you hate it when bad things happen to perfectly good awards?
Case in point: The highly respected Peabody Awards are going all glitzy and self-important.
The Peabodys used to announce their winners in electronic media simply, without pretension,...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 7:25 AM
At age 74, the Peabody Awards are getting a facelift via innovations to boost their profile, including host Fred Armisen and a red-carpet televised ceremony on May 31.
"Armisen is not just a comedian but an inspired citizen whose singular take on life...
| Mar 29, 2015
When the child was grown, it fell on a day, that he went out to his father to the reapers. And he said unto his father, my head, my head …
— II Kings 4:18, verse saved in the cellphone of Will McKamey.
The first fall
The running back...