Molly Ringwald Developing Lifetime Drama

The queen of teen drama Molly Ringwald isn’t shying away from her classic ’80s persona — she’s even making a new show about it. Ringwald is developing a new series for Lifetime, in which she’ll star and serve as executive producer, reports Variety. In the untitled project, Ringwald will play an adult whose personality is […]

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ABC Family Gets ‘Excellent’ Rating from GLAAD

By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD rated ABC Family as “excellent” in its portrayal of gay and lesbian characters, only the second television network to get such a designation in the five years the group has monitored television content. ABC Family, the top-rated cable network among viewers […]

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Your Guide To TV That Can Bring Parents And Teens Together

Outside of the fact that they both require oxygen to live, parents and teenagers have very little in common. (If you don’t believe it, just ask your teenager.) Nothing we do or say as adults is even remotely cool or relevant to teens. Likewise, everything teens say or do could be dangerous or, even worse, […]

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ABC Family Renews ‘Pretty Little Liars,’ ‘Secret Life’

ABC Family has renewed “Pretty Little Liars” for a second season, and “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” for a fourth season, the network announced Monday at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena. “We’re incredibly excited to bring viewers new seasons of two of ABC Family’s most successful original series,” said ABC […]

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ABC Family: The Teen Network That Adults Love

An awful lot of people who are old enough to drink are watching the teen drama ‘Pretty Little Liars.’  The mystery soap opera’s second half of its first season premiered Monday night to its highest ratings yet.  4.2 million people tuned in to find out whether Hanna survived being hit by a car in the […]

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ABC Family Cancels ‘Huge’

If you were hoping to go back to summer fat camp, you’re in for a ‘Huge’ disappointment. ABC Family has canceled ‘Huge‘ after 10 episodes, the network announced Monday. The series about overweight teens attending a weight-loss camp starred Nikki Blonsky and Hayley Hasselhoff (David’s daughter). The show didn’t pull, um, huge ratings during its […]

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Bristol Palin: Admitting Pregnancy To Parents Was ‘Harder Than Labor’

When ABC Family’s ‘The Secret Life of the American Teenager‘ needed a guest star to play in a storyline that involved a pregnant unwed 17-year-old girl, who did they call? There was only one answer: America’s most famous once-17 unwed pregnant girl: Bristol Palin. Palin, the now-19-year-old daughter of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and […]

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