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    Disney Channel Orders Third Season of ‘K.C. Undercover’

    Disney Channel has ordered a third season of “K.C. Undercover,” the hit spy comedy/action series starring Zendaya. The actress and recording artist, whose longtime Disney Channel fans helped parlay her to superstardom, will resume production on the TV series in early 2017 after wrapping production on two feature films, “The Greatest Showman” and Marvel’s “Spider-Man: […]

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    Carol Burnett and Amy Poehler Team for New ABC Comedy

    Carol Burnett, the comedic legend is set to star in an untitled multicamera comedy from executive producer Amy Poehler. The project, which centers on a family who gets the chance to buy the house of their dreams — one that they could never afford — on the condition that they live with the current owner, […]

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    All-New Animated Series ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man,’ Coming in 2017

    A new original animated television series, “Marvel’s Spider-Man,” will debut on Disney XD in 2017. The announcement was made today by Cort Lane, senior vice president, Marvel Animation and Family Entertainment, at New York Comic Con. Produced by Marvel Television, the series tells the story of an unsure but courageous teen who has to figure […]

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    Jamila Hunter Promoted to Senior Vice President, ABC Comedy

    Respected comedy executive Jamila Hunter has been named senior vice president, ABC Comedy. It was announced today by Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, to whom she will report. In her new position, Hunter will manage ABC’s Comedy Department, overseeing the development and production of all comedy pilots for ABC Entertainment. In making the announcement, Dungey […]

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    Legendary TV Producer Agnes Nixon Dead at 93

    Agnes Nixon, a woman who brought years of drama to daytime TV as the creator of “All My Children” and “One Life to Live,” has died. She was 93. According to ABC News, Nixon died due to complications from Parkinson’s disease and a recent stroke. “I am devastated to learn that we have lost Agnes,” former […]

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    ‘Modern Family’ Casts TV’s First Transgender Child Actor

    ABC’s hit TV series “Modern Family” will feature TV’s first transgender child in a groundbreaking show this Wednesday. Eight year old Jackson Millarker, who openly identifies as transgender, is the first child actor to appear in such a role. Millarker will play Tom, who Aubrey Anderson-Emmons’ character Lily invites over for a playdate. According to Variety, an insult leads to a […]

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    ABC is 0-8 at Primetime Emmy Awards

    The 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the show, which aired live on ABC. Of the 28 categories ABC received eight nominations, but none won a “Best” award. This is in stark contrast to years past, and showcases ABC’s inability to produce new groundbreaking primetime […]

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    Anti-Lochte Protestors Disrupt DWTS Show

    Two men were arrested Monday after police said they stormed the “Dancing With the Stars” stage during a live production and attempted to confront disgraced Olympian Ryan Lochte. The Olympian appeared shocked as his debut on the live ABC reality competition show was plagued by protesters: “We had a bit of a scary moment.” The […]

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    ABC Bombs at Creative Arts Emmys

    ABC was unable to garner any major Creative Arts Emmy wins this weekend at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Game of Thrones, The People v. O.J. Simpson, Making a Murder and Grease Live! were the nights big winners. Of the 26 nominations ABC and the Disney Channel received only three minor level awards were […]

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    ABC Television Promotes Patrick Moran to ABC Studios President

    Ben Sherwood, co-chairman, Disney Media Networks and president, Disney|ABC Television Group, today announced that respected industry executive Patrick Moran has been promoted to president, ABC Studios, the main television production unit of The Walt Disney Company. Having joined the company in 2010, Moran most recently served as executive vice president of ABC Studios, where, over […]

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    Michael Strahan Debuts on ‘Good Morning America’

    ABC re-launched its decades-old morning-show franchise this week with popular hosts Robin Roberts and George Stephanopoulos with show newcomer Michael Strahan. Strahan, who previously worked with co-host Kelly Ripa on ABC’s syndicated “Live!” program and who continues to work for Fox Sports as a football commentator, even got to take part in the voice-overs that […]

  • The Disney Channel
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    Musical/Mystery/Drama ‘The Lodge’ Comes to the Disney Channel

    The Disney Channel will have a multi-region premiere for its music-filled “The Lodge,” a serialized mystery/drama inspired by the popular Disney Channel Israel series “North Star” (a Disney Channel/Yes Production). Produced in Northern Ireland, “The Lodge” will premiere FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, on Disney Channels in the U.K. and Canada and MONDAY, OCTOBER 17 (5:00 p.m. […]

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    Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez to Join ‘Dancing With the Stars’

    Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez is the latest familiar face to join the season 23 cast of Dancing With the Stars. The 16-year-old gymnast will be joining Amber Rose, R&B singer Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, The Fosters alum Jake T. Austin, Brady Bunch star Maureen McCormick, Little Women: LA star Terra Jole, General Hospital actress Emma Samms and her […]