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It’s well known that iconic producer/writer Norman Lear is a huge influence on Jerrod Carmichael, and Lear’s classic All in the Family served as a template for The Carmichael Show. Starting off its third season May 31, the series has also carved out its own distinct voice thanks to the first rate writing and talented [...]


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That’s a Wrap: The Week in TV News

In: TELEVISION NEWS

Get the latest TV renewal, cancellation and casting news.


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For seven seasons, Pretty Little Liars has been a mainstay of the Freeform (formerly ABC Family) lineup. Over the course of its 150+ episodes, it’s provided plenty of shocking moments as the storyline’s taken numerous turns. If you find yourself needing a scorecard to keep track of all the plot twists, you’re not alone. Even [...]


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Nick Cannon’s abrupt and controversial departure from America’s Got Talent left the show scrambling to find a new host for its 12th season. The producers hired supermodel/talk show host Tyra Banks, who had plenty of reality show experience as a judge on America’s Next Top Model. But even with all of Banks’s experience and exposure, [...]


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Arrested Development fans got some great news this past week: A new season of the show is in the works, and it will stream on Netflix in 2018. As with the fourth season, it took some fancy logistics to coordinate a shooting schedule, because the show’s large, talented cast is always in demand. Jason Bateman [...]


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Ten years after it aired its series finale, Will & Grace is coming back. Looking back, it was a landmark show for the LGBT community: Ellen DeGeneres may have been the first star to come out as gay on a TV sitcom, but Will & Grace made it acceptable to the mainstream audience. When the [...]


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During her time on the series Fargo, Allison Tolman worked with some unique characters. But that’s nothing compared to the task now facing the Emmy-nominated actress: starring alongside a dog! Her new ABC series, Downward Dog, is about the relationship between a millennial and her dog, who’s feeling neglected because of his owner’s hectic work [...]


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Yes, it’s official. We’ve gone back to the 1990s. Well, at least network television has. Along with the revivals of Will and Grace and The X-Files, Roseanne will be returning to TV during the upcoming season. ABC’s eight-episode reboot will feature many of the original cast members, including Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, and [...]


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Sixteen-year-old actress Auli’i Cravalho made a grand debut in the film industry with the Disney smash Moana, and now she’s continuing that momentum by pairing up with TV producer Jason Katims (Parenthood, Friday Night Lights) with Rise. Based on Michael Sokolove’s book Drama High, the story centers on a theater teacher (How I Met [...]


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Adam Levine raised a lot of eyebrows back in 2011 when he signed on as a judge for The Voice. After all, he was a recording and touring musician whose band, Maroon 5, was still at the top of its game. How would he be able to multitask his career with two extremely demanding jobs? [...]


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