ABC Yanks ‘Man Up!’ Off Its Schedule

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 […]

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Ratings: CBS Wins Night With ‘Victoria’s Secret’ … and ‘Rudolph’

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 […]

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ABC Issues Full-Season Orders to Three Shows

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 […]

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Top Five: Week’s Best Halloween Episodes

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 […]

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Tim Allen and Nancy Travis Dish on ‘Last Man Standing’ Success and Sexy Pirate Costumes

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 […]

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Top Five: Big Welcome Back for Tim Allen

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 […]

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