Family-Friendly ABC Honcho Mulls ‘TGIF’ Comedy Revival

Remember “TGIF”? ABC apparently hopes you do, because the network is mulling a plan to reestablish Friday evening as family-comedy night, as it did for the better part of the 1990s when its Friday-night sitcoms were grouped under the “TGIF” banner. ABC has reportedly OK’d a pilot for a new comedy called “Other People’s Kids” […]

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Ratings Are In for NBC’s Thursday Comedy Experiment

NBC’s attempt to mount a three-hour block of prime-time comedies came out pretty much as expected Thursday night, with each show performing at or around their usual viewership levels. The experiment faces long odds of succeeding. Throughout television history, broadcast networks have rarely tried airing comedies in the third hour of prime-time (10-11 p.m./9-11c). Conventional […]

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What To Watch: Thursday

TOP PICK: ‘Royal Pains‘ (9pm on USA) **Winter Premiere** What will happen to HankMed? Will Divya go through with her marriage to Raj? What does Boris have in store for Hank’s father Eddie? Find out when all-new episodes of Royal Pains return at a new time. KEY EPISODE: ‘The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills‘ (9pm […]

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