Ron Howard, Al Michaels Among TV Hall of Fame Inductees

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Actor-director Ron Howard, sportscaster Al Michaels, CBS chief Les Moonves, journalist Bob Schieffer and writer-producer Dick Wolf will be inducted into the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 22nd Hall of Fame, the selection committee said Wednesday. For the first time, proceeds from the ceremony, slated for March 11 at the […]

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Inauguration Offers Brief Pause from TV Bickering

NEW YORK (AP) — The second inauguration of President Barack Obama gave television networks a chance to bask in the majesty of a Washington event that unites Americans of all beliefs and ideologies — at least for a moment. Then it was back to business as usual: the dissemination of widely divergent views on what […]

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Stephanopoulos to Replace Amanpour at ‘This Week’

By David Bauder, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — George Stephanopoulos is returning to Sunday mornings at ABC News, replacing Christiane Amanpour as host of the political talk show “This Week.” ABC said Tuesday that Stephanopoulos, who returns Jan. 8, will remain as host of “Good Morning America,” although likely on a four-day schedule. Amanpour, […]

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