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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Now more than ever, "Queen Sugar" actress Bianca Lawson is thankful to work on a nurturing, female-led set helmed by Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey. "It's a gift because now you're hearing about all the stories," said Lawson, referencing the barrage of sexual...
NEW YORK (AP) — Even the star and executive producers of TBS' "Search Party" agree it's not an easy premise to describe. "It's like 'Scooby Doo,'" joked executive producer Charles Rogers. "But it's good," quipped actress Alia Shawkat (who is also an executive producer on the...
NEW YORK (AP) — The star and executive producers of TBS' "Search Party" agree that it's not an easy premise to describe, jokingly describing it as "'Scooby Doo' — but good." The show follows a group of 20-somethings searching for a missing friend from college. In the end (...
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 12 about the year's top TV, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Ken Burns created "The Vietnam War." Ken Burns and Lynn Novick were the docuseries' co-creators. A corrected version of the story is below: Loads of TV shows were great in...
NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali has been kicked off ABC's "The Chew" amid allegations from several women that he touched them inappropriately. ABC said that while it was not aware of any inappropriate behavior involving him and the show, the network says "we are...
NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to cars, three names instantly come to mind. No, not Ford, Chevy and Honda. We're talking Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, the former "Top Gear" hosts who have just launched season two of their new automotive show, "The Grand Tour,"...
NEW YORK (AP) — Retail giant Walmart distanced itself from Tavis Smiley on Thursday after an investigation prompted by PBS found "troubling allegations" of sexual misconduct by the radio and TV host. The move came a day after PBS said it was suspending Smiley following an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Black Entertainment Television will soon have a new president. BET Networks announced Thursday that Scott M. Mills will take over as president, effective Jan. 1. He succeeds Debra L. Lee, who will remain as chair and CEO. Most recently, Mills was executive vice...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on allegations of sexual misconduct against Tavis Smiley (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Talk show host Tavis Smiley says PBS "overreacted" when it indefinitely suspended his show after an independent investigation uncovered "multiple, credible...