The TV Column: abc


Posted at 06:27 PM ET, 05/14/2013

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD,’ ‘Super Fun Night,’ and more [VIDEO]

Plus, ‘Once Upon a Time’ spinoff, ‘Trophy Wife’ and ‘Lucky 7.’

By Emily Yahr  |  06:27 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 upfronts, ABC upfronts

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 05/14/2013

ABC shrinks ‘Dancing with Stars’ for Marvel comics drama; Rebel Wilson paired with ‘Modern Family’

All new Tuesday is ‘four-quadrant’ play, ABC programming chief says

By Lisa de Moraes  |  03:14 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 upfronts, ABC upfronts

Posted at 11:08 PM ET, 05/12/2013

Babs Walters waited for May sweep to confirm retirement

As forecast, Babs Walters announcing retirement during May sweep

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:08 PM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc news, barbara walters, the view, today show

Posted at 09:41 PM ET, 05/10/2013

CBS, NBC, ABC make decisions on a slew of shows: What’s ordered and what's gone?

Plus, an update at other networks before upfront week.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  09:41 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 upfronts, NBC upfronts, CBS upfronts, Fox upfronts, ABC upfronts

Posted at 07:08 PM ET, 04/19/2013

Boston bombing and manhunt hold TV viewers attention all week

NBC News attracts largest TV audience day of marathon bombing.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:08 PM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc, cbs, nbc, fox news channel, fnc, cnn, msnbc, boston marathon bombing

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 04/19/2013

NBC ‘Hannibal’ joins shows yanking episodes after Boston bombing

NBC pulls ‘Hannibal’ episode in which children murder other children.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  03:28 PM ET, 04/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nbc, hannibal, fox, family guy, peter griffin, abc castle, boston marathon, boston marathon bombing

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 03/06/2013

Jake Tapper’s new CNN show starts March 18

Jake Tapper’s ‘The Lead’ to air at 4 p.m.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:27 AM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jake tapper, cnn, abc, abc news, jeff zucker

Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 03/01/2013

CW revives ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ this summer

Long-running ABC improv comedy show ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ revived by CW this summer.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  04:49 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cw, abc, drew carey, whose line is it anyway?

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 02/27/2013

Rick Klein named ABC News’ political director

Rick Klein to oversee ABC News’ operations political unit and lead its digital efforts around politics.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:09 AM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc news, ben sherwood, rick klein

Posted at 07:13 PM ET, 02/11/2013

ABC and Univision announce details for new network targeting ‘English-speaking Latinos’

Fusion network to target ‘English-speaking Latinos’ and will launch in second half of 2013.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:13 PM ET, 02/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc, univision, fusion network

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 02/11/2013

Amanda Knox picks ABC for first TV interview

Diane Sawywer’s Amanda Knox chat airs in April when Knox’s book drops.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:19 PM ET, 02/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  amanda knox, abc, diane sawyer, lifetime network, bob barnett

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 01/29/2013

Chris Cuomo to CNN — it’s official

Chris Cuomo in, James Carville, Mary Matalin out at Jeff Zucker-led CNN.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  11:26 AM ET, 01/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chris cuomo, cnn, abc news, jeff zucker

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 06/22/2012

Lifetime orders Marc Cherry’s ‘Devious Maids’

Drama from ‘Desperate Housewives’ creator, for ABC, lands at Lifetime.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  05:04 PM ET, 06/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lifetime, ABC, Marc Cherry

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012

Jimmy Kimmel jabs TV networks’ new schedules

‘Work it’ was ABC’s idea of a joke, Kimmel tells advertisers.

By Lisa de Moraes  |  06:00 AM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abc, bbc, paul lee, jimmy kimmel

Posted at 07:28 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Mistresses’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the new drama starring Alyssa Milano:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:28 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Zero Hour’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the new conspiracy drama:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:25 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Red Widow’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the new organized crime drama:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:22 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:19 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘The Family Tools’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the new comedy starring Kyle Bornheimer as a guy who just can’t keep a job:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:19 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:14 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘How to Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life)’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of new comedy starring Sarah Chalke as a single mom who moves in with mom and dad...possibly forever:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:14 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:11 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘666 Park Avenue’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of new ABC drama about a super-haunted apartment buiding:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:11 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:08 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Malibu Country’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the new comedy starring Reba McEntire:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:08 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfront, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Last Resort’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of the submarine-set drama starring Andre Braugher:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:06 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:03 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘Nashville’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of Connie Britton drama

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:03 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look

Posted at 07:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012

A look at ABC’s new series: ‘The Neighbors’ [VIDEO]

Here’s a clip of aliens-live-among-us comedy, which will follow “Modern Family” on Wednesday nights:

By Lisa de Moraes  |  07:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC, ABC Upfronts, ABC First Look