Courteney Cox likes being part of a team. She loved being part of an ensemble on “Friends” and feels the same way about the direction her show “Cougar Town” has taken on ABC.
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.
The best thing about the new year? The late-night shows all returned last week after a holiday break that left us in the throes of a comedy famine. Well, the famine is officially over.
Television is about to engage in risky behavior. After a fall that spawned a few ratings successes but no cultural phenomena, midseason may offer some shows that get viewers talking, guessing, and obsessing — like only the best television shows can do. Among the gambles: “Smash,” a musical drama with complicated characters and Broadway insider […]
Transgender advocates and gay activists have come out against “Work It,” the cross-dressing comedy that premieres Tuesday night (Jan. 3) at 8:30/7:30c. But what about those of us who don’t have a dog in the fight for transgender equality, but simply want to know if a new comedy is funny? Here’s what some of the […]
Monday January 2: ‘The Bachelor‘ (8pm ET on ABC) **Season Premiere** Record Now Millions of viewers were shocked, along with Ben Flajnik, 29, the handsome winemaker from Sonoma, when, after summoning the courage to get down on one knee and offer his heartfelt proposal to Bachelorette Ashley Hebert, she rejected him, sending him off heartbroken […]
ABC’s upcoming cross-dressing comedy “Work It” continues to come under fire from gay and transgender watchdog groups. The latest salvo comes from the best-known of the LGBT advocacy groups (that’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender if you’re not up on the LGBT acronym) – the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD), which placed a […]
An upcoming ABC comedy about two unemployed macho men who decide to dress up as women to increase their job options is coming under fire from transgender groups. They’re complaining that the show — titled “Work It” and due to premiere Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 8:30/7:30c on ABC — “reinforces false and damaging stereotypes about […]