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Cable Drama Series Renewed

The show that is reportedly cable’s No. 1 new series of the year in total viewers, based on live+same day viewing, has been picked up for a second season. History announced today that it has renewed the Navy SEALs drama...

Bill Maher Under Fire After Controversial Video Surfaces

Just days after Bill Maher, host of HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher,” took credit for bringing down conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos, Maher found himself taking heat over a video that surfaced from 1998. Yiannopoulos stepped down as editor of...

Celebrity Lineup Taking Shape for ‘Dancing With the Stars’

The lineup is beginning to take shape for season 24 of the ABC competition series “Dancing with the Stars,” which premieres in less than a month. Variety reports that Mr. T and Olympic gymnast Simone Biles will be among the...

Harvard Names Pop Singer as Its Humanitarian of the Year

Harvard University is about to present its Humanitarian of the Year Award for 2017, and the honor goes to pop singer Rihanna. The AP reports that the Harvard Foundation’s Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award will be presented to Rihanna at...

This Just In: We’re Consuming Too Much Media (Here’s What You Can Do About It)

An article by a researcher who studies stress and coping offers the not-too-surprising observation that, as a society, we are consuming too much media. The piece in Recode is written by Mary E. McNaughton-Cassill, a professor of clinical psychology at...

‘Overrated’ Meryl Streep Avoids Politics, Rakes In Another Award

Actress Meryl Streep, who was famously declared “overrated” by Donald Trump after delivering a politically heated speech last month at the Golden Globes, steered clear of politics this week at another awards celebration. TVWeek Open Mic writer Hillary Atkin says...

‘Ferris Bueller’ Star Joins ‘American Crime Story’

The actor who played the iconic Ferris Bueller in the 1986 classic “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” has been cast in FX’s “Katrina: American Crime Story.” FX announced that Matthew Broderick will play Federal Emergency Management Agency Director Michael D. Brown,...

Scoreboard: Wednesday, Feb. 22

Fox News won the night and grew from the prior Wednesday. MSNBC's Pres. Trump special beat CNN's live broadcast of the DNC debate, both in total viewers and in the demo.

‘Walking Dead’ Star on T-Shirt Hassle: ‘People Are Stupid’

After a hassle broke out over a T-shirt for the AMC drama series “The Walking Dead,” actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who plays Negan on the show, responded with a Twitter message saying, “Holy crap people are stupid.” EW.com reports that Morgan’s tweet,...

KABC Upgrades News Chopper

"We are providing unparalleled viewpoints into breaking news events."

IMDb Scores a Key Victory in Dispute with SAG-AFTRA

The latest round in the ongoing legal battle between the SAG-AFTRA guild and the movie website IMDb produced a key victory for IMDb. Deadline.com reports that a judge in U.S. District Court ruled that the State of California can’t move...

Why India Banned an Award-Winning Movie

A 2016 film that has chalked up a series of awards at film festivals has been banned from theatrical release in India. Variety reports that India’s censors banned the Hindi film “Lipstick Under My Burkha,” about female empowerment. Directed by...

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