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Disney–ABC Television Group Nominated for 31 Emmys

On September 17, Saturday Night Live’s Colin Jost and Michael Che will be hosting the 70th annual Primetime Emmys on NBC at 8 p.m. EST. It was recently announced that the Disney–ABC Television Group received 31 nominations. The full list of shows, with the total number of their nominations, is listed below: black-ish – 5 nominations […]

ABC Will Air Connors Family Sitcom This Fall Minus Roseanne Barr

The Conners (working title), a spinoff of the groundbreaking family comedy Roseanne, has been greenlit to series with an order of 10 episodes for fall 2018. After a sudden turn of events, the Conners are forced to face the daily struggles of life in Lanford in a way they never have before. This iconic family […]

Michael Jackson Estate Files Injunction Against ABC Over TV Special

The Michael Jackson Estate has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against ABC and parent company Disney for illegally using substantial excerpts of some of his most noteworthy songs, including ‘Billie Jean’ and ‘Bad,’ and music videos, including ‘Thriller’ and ‘Black or White’ in their The Last Days of Michael Jackson TV special that aired on […]

ABC Cancels Hit Sitcom ‘Roseanne’ After Roseanne Barr’s Racist Twitter Rant

Channing Dungey, the President of ABC Entertainment has just issued a statement saying that the company’s hit sitcom Roseanne has been canceled in response to a racist tweet sent out by Roseanne Barr on Tuesday. ABC Entertainment cancels Roseanne Barr's show, calling her comment on Twitter "abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values." https://t.co/2HJA1onFiw [Corrects […]

President of Business Operations Bruce Rosenblum Exits Disney-ABC TV Group

As part of The Walt Disney Company’s corporate restructuring, certain roles and responsibilities have been reorganized throughout new divisions. It appears that one casualty of these redefined positions is Bruce Rosenblum, president of business operations for Disney-ABC Television Group since 2006; Rosenblum will depart the company at the end of May. Back in March, Disney […]

ABC Cancels ‘The Chew’ and Adds Extra Hour to ‘Good Morning America’

UPDATE May 24, 2018: The following encore broadcasts of ABC’s The Chew will air the week of May 24 – June 1, 2018: Monday, May 28 – “Block Party” – Carla is creating something delicious with talented Jay Pharoah (Unsane); Michael is grilling a tasty main course meal; Patrick Schwarzenegger (Midnight Sun) is cooking with Clinton. Tuesday, […]

Tune Into Good Morning America May 10 for a Live Peek at a Dream Disney Wedding

UPDATE 5/10/18: Alexis Preston and Jay Patel react to being wed in front of Cinderella Castle in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. Good Morning America along with the folks at Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons ran a contest last month giving entrants the opportunity to win a royal Fairy Tale Wedding at […]

Disney’s New A Cappella Group, D Cappella, Debuts on American Idol’s First Ever Disney Night

Disney Music Group’s new a cappella singing sensation, D Cappella made their debut appearance Sunday night on the hit ABC music competition series, American Idol. The seven-member group performed classic Disney songs throughout the show’s Disney Night themed episode, including favorites from The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, and Aladdin. The group’s co-creator, […]

Tune Into ABC Wednesday, May 2 for a Special Line Up of Toy Story Land Segments

This Wednesday, May 2, Good Morning America will kick off a full day of ABC special segments that will feature the much-anticipated Toy Story Land, opening June 30 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The exclusive access starts with a live welcome from the all-new 11-acre Toy Story Land at Walt Disney World Resort, hosted by Paula […]

Wheel of Fortune Celebrates 35th Anniversary from Walt Disney World Beginning April 30

Wheel of Fortune is getting ready to bring the magic of Disney Parks to its viewers beginning tonight through Friday, May 4! Pat and Vanna are heading out on a journey that will take viewers on a tour of the Walt Disney World Resort starting with their set at Epcot. Next, they’ll head over to […]