Television

Emmy Awards viewership plunges to 6.9 million people

By DAVID BAUDER AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The Emmy Awards plunged to a record-low viewership of 6.9 million, illustrating a collective shrug by the public for an annual program that celebrates the best of television and is designed to build excitement for a new season. The Nielsen company...
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Jonas Brothers, Meghan Trainor Pay Tribute to 'Friends' for 25th Anniversary

It’s been 25 years since Ross, Chandler, Joey, Monica, Rachel and Phoebe first got together for coffee at the Central Perk, and some of today’s biggest stars are paying tribute to “Friends” on the iconic TV show’s anniversary. The Jonas Brothers did an elaborate recreation of the opening segment,...
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Why Simon Cowell Credits Kelly Clarkson With the Success of 'American Idol'

When “American Idol” first hit the airwaves in 2002, those involved with the show didn’t know exactly what to expect. The singing competition was inspired by the British show “Pop Idol,” but no one knew if the idea would take off in America. That all changed when Kelly Clarkson took the stage. The...
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'This Is Us' Star Mandy Moore Releases First New Song in a Decade

“This is Us” will return for its fourth season later this month, but Mandy Moore is putting her pop star hat back on first. The singer-songwriter has returned with her first new original song in a decade with “When I Wasn’t Watching.” The track is from her forthcoming new album, which she has...
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Hurt Christie Brinkley pulls out of 'Dancing with the Stars'

NEW YORK (AP) — Christie Brinkley has been sidelined for Monday's season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars." ABC said in a statement that Brinkley is unable to continue this season following surgery to her wrist and arm. No details of her injury were given. Sailor Brinkley-Cook will replace her...
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Leslie Jones, SNL

Leslie Jones exiting 'SNL,' Kate McKinnon back next season

Earlier this month, Jones announced she's doing a Netflix stand-up special.
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Taylor Swift performs at VMAs 2019

TV viewership down, social media up for VMSs

MTV considers that more a reflection of changing media habits among young people than a declining interest in its marquee show.
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Viola Davis set to play Michelle Obama in proposed series

The first season will focus on Eleanor Roosevelt, Betty Ford and Obama
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Eddie Murphy Returns to SNL

Eddie Murphy was an SNL cast member from 1980 to 1984.
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Lauren Alaina, Ally Brooke, and the Full Cast of 'Dancing With the Stars'

A few fierce female singers, a member of the Fab 5, and two all-pro athletes – season 28 of Dancing With the Stars is set to be another ballroom blitz on the way to the mirrorball trophy. The cast for the upcoming edition of the celebrity competition was announced on Wednesday on Good Morning...
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