AMERICAN IDOL to hold auditions across the country to find #TheNextIdol
Jun23

AMERICAN IDOL to hold auditions across the country to find #TheNextIdol

Exactly fifteen years ago, “American Idol” hit TV screens for the first time, forever changing the landscape of reality competition programming. In celebration of the franchise’s anniversary, which also marks the birth year of this season’s youngest eligible contestant, the producers of “American Idol” announced today the start of auditions for the new season of the show, which will be broadcast from its new home on ABC. The...

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ABC announces #D23Expo experiences including Once Upon a Time, meet and greets, and more
Jun22

ABC announces #D23Expo experiences including Once Upon a Time, meet and greets, and more

ABC is getting in on the fun at the D23 EXPO with a big presence for the popular ONCE UPON A TIME t-show with a dedicated panel plus more fun for all of ABC’s upcoming offerings. There’s also the opportunity to meet ABC stars in-person during special meet & greet/photo op sessions. Here’s a full look at what’s been announced: Panels and Presentations:  ABC Summer Fun & Games Saturday, July 15, 10 a.m.,...

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We are so ready to move back onto Wisteria Lane with this new Desperate Housewives app
Jun09

We are so ready to move back onto Wisteria Lane with this new Desperate Housewives app

The folks at Megazebra have apparently been toiling away at a new mobile game app that will be bringing back to life the scandalous housewives of Wisteria Lane with the upcoming Desperate Housewives: The Game. The whole thing seems to be an elaborate April Fools prank but if the Facebook page or official page are to be believed a grand new game will be coming to the Apple App Store. From the trailer released on Facebook, it would seem...

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Iconic ROSEANNE returning to ABC in 2018
May17

Iconic ROSEANNE returning to ABC in 2018

Groundbreaking television series ROSEANNE will return to The ABC Television Network, Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, announced. The eight-episode reboot, featuring the original cast, Roseanne Barr (Roseanne), John Goodman (Dan), Sara Gilbert (Darlene), Laurie Metcalf (Jackie), Michael Fishman (D.J.) and Lecy Goranson (Becky), Sarah Chalke, who played the character Becky in later seasons, will also appear in another...

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BOY BANDS are coming… to ABC
May16

BOY BANDS are coming… to ABC

As if taking ownership of the American Idol franchise wasn’t enough, Disney is on a quest to dominate the music scene on television as is evident by the announcement today that they will be kicking off a new reality music competition show called BOY BAND. At today’s upfront presentation  ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey announced that singer Rita Ora will host this summer’s music competition series and feature Nick...

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ABC confirms 2017-18 Primetime Schedule, new shows, returning favorites
May16

ABC confirms 2017-18 Primetime Schedule, new shows, returning favorites

ABC continues its commitment to distinctive storytelling with the announcement of its 2017-18 slate of programming. Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, will unveil the network’s new lineup to the advertising and media communities this afternoon at Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall in New York City. Fall premiere dates will be announced at a later time. Please note that shows picked up but not listed on the schedule below...

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2017 Season Finale Week is here for ABC, plus ONCE UPON A TIME reboots with newcomers, returning favorites
May15

2017 Season Finale Week is here for ABC, plus ONCE UPON A TIME reboots with newcomers, returning favorites

I’s a big week of departures at ABC. Last night we saw the finale for ONCE UPON A TIME and that kicks off a whole slew of finales all week! For fans of ONCE UPON A TIME it was a truly bitter-sweet season finale as many storylines came to their happily ever following announcements that a large majority of the primary cast would be leaving the show including Jennifer Morrison as Emma Swan, Ginnifer Goodwin as Snow White, Josh...

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It’s official: AMERICAN IDOL is coming to ABC
May09

It’s official: AMERICAN IDOL is coming to ABC

It’s official! ABC is bringing back “American Idol.” The network closed an agreement with producers FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group. Together they will revive television’s most successful and recognized music competition series for the 2017-2018 season, bringing back the fan-favorite and making more dreams come true. A host and judges will be announced at a later time. “American...

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Is Nickelodeon partnering with ABC for a RUGRATS live-action reboot?
Mar02

Is Nickelodeon partnering with ABC for a RUGRATS live-action reboot?

It would seem entirely unlikely but a “Notification of Intended Filming” posted recently in Long Beach, CA seems to hint at the idea of a live-action reboot of the popular 90s cartoon Rugrats. What’s interesting about the posting is that the studio listed as responsible for the shoot of the new pilot is Disney’s ABC Studios; the original cartoon is a hallmark of Viacom-owned Nickelodeon. Although no...

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WATCH: Relive beautiful performance of “How Far I’ll Go” by Auli’i Cravalho with intro by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Feb26

WATCH: Relive beautiful performance of “How Far I’ll Go” by Auli’i Cravalho with intro by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Auli’i Cravalho had her moment in the spotlight on the 89th Annual Oscars stage tonight when she sang the big solo from Disney’s Animated Feature MOANA. Auli’i voiced the titual princess and brought to life a practically flawless performance of the song that sounded like it was straight from the soundtrack. Even an unplanned brush across the head by one of the dancer’s fabric waves didn’t shake the...

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