NBC Bringing Back ’70s Cop Drama ‘Ironside’

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is ordering up a new comedy for fall from “Scrubs” creator Bill Lawrence and an updating of the `70s cop drama “Ironside.” The revived “Ironside” stars Blair Underwood as the paralyzed lawman who uses a wheelchair. That memorable character was originally played by Raymond Burr. Another new drama, “Chicago PD,” […]

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NBC Gets No Romney Campaign Help on Mormon Special

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News unsuccessfully went back to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to request an interview for this week’s prime-time special on the Mormon faith after he began to seem more open to talking about it. The single-topic “Rock Center” episode will air Thursday as originally planned, said the show’s executive producer, […]

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Ratings: ‘Idol’ Maintains Rebound for Second Week, Wins Night for Fox

“American Idol,” which stabilized last week after a period of declining ratings, stayed on an even keel Wednesday night and pushed Fox to an overall win for the night, according to preliminary numbers.

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Chelsea Clinton Making ‘Rock Center’ Debut Monday With Arkansas Story

By Kimberly Potts (TheWrap) New NBC News special correspondent Chelsea Clinton will make her “Rock Center with Brian Williams” debut on Monday with a story from her home state, Arkansas. Clinton will profile the founder of a Pine Bluff, Ark., afterschool and summer program that provides tutoring, mentoring and nutrition programs for children ages three […]

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