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TV Guide: CBS Looking To Revive ‘Murphy Brown’

We can’t say we saw this coming. TV Guide‘s William Keck reports that the hit 1990?s comedy “Murphy Brown” may return from the grave. Specifically, creator Diane English says that The Eye may order a handful of “Murphy Brown” specials in advance of the upcoming election. “I’d love to have the show back on during this election year,” Diane told me at the TV Land Awards, where the series received the Impact Award.
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