New ABC President: ‘We’re Locked and Loaded’

New ABC Entertainment President Paul Lee addressed TV critics in Los Angeles Sunday, making an early return from vacation to speak to the press about the state of the network and assuring that they have a “very strong lineup coming in.” ABC confirmed Friday that Lee is replacing Stephen McPherson, who abruptly resigned last week […]

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UPDATE: ABC Network President Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

UPDATE: ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson abruptly resigned from the network Tuesday amid claims of an internal investigation of the executive for sexual harassment, according to The Hollywood Reporter. An attorney for McPherson released a statement regarding the allegations: “Upon Steve McPherson returning to work from his vacation on Monday, he made a voluntary decision […]

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Was ABC Boss A Victim Of Mood Swings, Or Critical Misses?

Is an abrasive personality enough to get a top TV exec fired? You might think so, judging from all the coverage today of ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson’s “resignation.” In the absence of concrete details, the press has been left to surmise that it was McPherson’s manners (or the lack thereof) that led to his […]

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