UPDATE: The gap between the new comedies closed a bit in the 18-49 nationals, as “The Crazy Ones” edged down (to 3.9/11, 15.52 million viewers overall) and “The Michael J, Fox Show” ticked up (2.2/6…
Mork and Mindy
Special tributes during the Primetime Emmys to Cory Monteith, James Gandolfini, Jean Stapleton, Jonathan Winters and Gary David Goldberg, came as leadouts to commercials, beginning nearly 30 minutes…
Testing a new way to expose audiences to new shows, CBS is using video-visualization app Videogram on Twitter to push four freshman comedies ahead of their premieres. Videogram, created by startup…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Each of the tributes, which will come in addition to the traditional In Memoriam segment, will be delivered by a colleague who had a close relationship with them.
Depending on one’s point of view, the back-to-back appearances by Robin Williams — in a new sitcom — and Arsenio Hall — in a new latenight talkshow — at CBS’ portion of the TV Critics Assn. tour are…
20TH CENTURY FOX TV Robin Williams' biggest commitment to series television since the days of “Mork & Mindy” highlights a 20th TV slate that is deep, even if not necessarily brimming with…
CBS has stocked up on four comedies for the 2013-14 season, including a new entry from Chuck Lorre and a domestic vehicle from Greg Garcia. The Eye also picked up two dramas. CBS has a number of…
Jonathan Winters, once described by "Tonight Show" host Jack Paar as "pound for pound, the funniest man alive" and a comedian whose freeform work with multiple voices and personalities presaged the…
Back in the late 1990s, David E. Kelley was accustomed to juggling multiple shows on an array of networks, often writing episodes for each series.
Ned Wertimer, a character actor best known for his role as Ralph the Doorman on "The Jeffersons," died in Los Angeles on Jan. 2. He was 89.
More than 3 million viewers tuned in Jan. 16 to see Fred Figglehorn, the frenetic 6-year-old character created by teenager Lucas Cruikshank, begin his first foray into series TV with 24 11-minute…