Looks like the viewing parties Bill Lawrence set up for fans of “Cougar Town” worked. Earlier this afternoon, Lawrence tweeted that the show is coming back to ABC on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14. “Cougar Town is back. Valentine’s day. Big show changing episode. Stay in, watch, and I’ll send you a bottle of wine,” Lawrence […]
Panned by critics and vilified by transgender activists, ABC’s “Work It” has reportedly been cancelled due to the most traditional of reasons: Low ratings. Read all about it.
According to ABC entertainment president Paul Lee, the date of “Cougar Town’s” reappearance is not so much of a mystery: fans should expect the show back sometime in March…. if not sooner.
ABC has gotten a comedy toehold on Tuesday nights with Tim Allen‘s “Last Man Standing,” but hasn’t had the same success with “Man Up!”, which follows it. Now comes word that the show has been pulled from ABC’s schedule, effective immediately, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The show had been scheduled to air at 8:30 […]
By Tim Kenneally CBS scored an overall ratings victory Tuesday night with quite the mixed bag of entertainment, taking the top two spots with a record-breaking “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” and the children’s holiday chestnut “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” according to preliminary numbers. “Rudolph,” airing on CBS at 8 p.m., inched up 3 percent from […]
Here’s a pick-me-up for ABC viewers. The network ordered full-season pick-ups for three more series on Thursday. The fairytale drama “Once Upon a Time” has been given a full-season order after just two airings. The Tim Allen sitcom “Last Man Standing” has also been greenlit for an order of the back-nine episodes, as has the […]
Two things have dominated TV this week: Halloween and the World Series. And with the World Series definitely coming to an end Friday night with Game 7 (after a Game 6 Thursday night that was one for the ages), this week’s Top Five highlights the week’s best Halloween episodes of some of our favorite shows […]
Tim Allen’s sitcom was still standing after its second broadcast Tuesday night on ABC, but it lost nearly 3 million viewers from its premiere a week earlier. The show, “Last Man Standing,” averaged 10.197 million at 8-8:30 p.m. (7-7:30c), according to Nielsen overnights – down from the 13.192 million it drew in the Nielsen nationals […]
Audiences might have short memories, but the success of “Last Man Standing” proves that Tim Allen exists in a rare class of Teflon primetime royalty. Even though a dozen years elapsed between the finale of “Home Improvement” and the premiere of his latest sitcom, “LMS”—which stars Allen as Mike Baxter, a macho husband and father […]
The return of a TV veteran in a series whose huge ratings took everyone by surprise leads this week’s “Top Five.” 1) Tim Allen, a handy man to have around: It’s been a few days now since the former star of “Home Improvement” returned to TV in his new sitcom, “Last Man Standing,” but we’re […]