| May 22, 2014
| 7:30 AM
If our DVR queues are bursting, then why shouldn't Emmy categories be loaded too?
That would appear to be the guiding principle behind the television academy's recent decision to allow seven shows to be nominated in both the drama and comedy series...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
ABC, the only network to have bypassed handing out early renewals for its series, is finally feeling generous.
Returning for the 2014-2015 season are "Scandal," "Grey's Anatomy," "Once Upon a Time," "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." "Resurrection,"...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
After a late-in-the-workday pickup and renewal spree, ABC kept the game going into the late evening on the comedy front -- renewing the veteran "The Middle" and divorcing the freshman laffer "Trophy Wife."
Family comedy "The Middle," starring "Everybody...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:17 PM
ABC is getting into the pickup corral, so far announcing orders for five new dramas -- including one from its buzz-maker, Shonda Rhimes -- and four new comedies.
Perhaps the most unsurprising order is for the sexy suspense legal thriller from "Grey's...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:04 PM
ABC renewed four reality series Friday, ordering additional seasons of "Dancing With the Stars," "The Bachelor," "America's Funniest Home Videos" and "Shark Tank."
None of the renewals comes as a particular surprise. "Dancing With the Stars" will be...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Network television is attempting to once again defy the laws of gravity.
Next week broadcast networks ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox will test their strength as the industry kicks off its annual springtime ad sales market known as the upfront. The networks...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:29 AM
"Black Box" is an awful title for a not-much-better show -- another "physician, heal thyself" drama, in which bipolar disorder becomes a license to flights of visual fancy and periodic bouts of overacting. The series will inhabit an ABC Thursday lineup...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:17 AM
Columbus Short's list of troubles just got longer as the actor just announced he won't be back on "Scandal" when the hit ABC drama returns for its fourth season.
Short, who has been on the show since Season 1, released a statement to the media on Friday...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Cinderella story keeps getting more magical for Lupita Nyong'o, who has been named People magazine's most beautiful woman of 2014.
The "12 Years a Slave" Oscar-winner, who became an "it" girl following red carpet hit after hit during awards season,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:43 PM
The estranged wife of "Scandal" star Columbus Short has filed for divorce, according to reports out Thursday, and the drama unfolding makes it sound as if the gladiator might soon need a professional fixer of his own.
Tuere Tanee Short filed for the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The sounds of summer are growing louder, so you know what that means: The 2013-2014 broadcast season is inching toward its close.
For those with an affinity for some of ABC's shows, the network released its finale dates. As is tradition, the bulk make...