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ABC working to bring back Designing Women sitcom

If you’ve loved a sitcom in the past, there’s a good chance someone in Hollywood is thinking of reviving it right now. On ABC, Disney has just given a script commitment to a revival of the popular early 1990s-era sitcom “Designing Women.” This new version… Read More »ABC working to bring back Designing Women sitcom

80s sitcom Roseanne resurrected for ABC

Everything old is new again at Disney. 1980s ground-breaking family comedy “Roseanne” will return to ABC with the original cast. The reboot seems like a bit of risk, given how John Goodman’s character Dan was killed off in the last season. But I suspect the… Read More »80s sitcom Roseanne resurrected for ABC

‘Black-ish’ spin off moves from ABC to Freeform

One of the breakout stars from ABC’s award winning family comedy ‘Black-ish’ is Yara Shahidi. Her character had been highlighted as having enough potential to lead a spinoff. After filming a pilot, that project moved closer to getting the greenlight, but it won’t be on… Read More »‘Black-ish’ spin off moves from ABC to Freeform

‘Fresh Off The Boat’ given mid-season debut lift by ABC

If there’s one mid-season replacement sit-com coming to ABC that I’ve been looking forward to it’s Fresh Off The Boat. The single-camera family comedy was inspired by Eddie Huang’s memoir and focuses on a Chinese American family who moves from the culturally insulated life of… Read More »‘Fresh Off The Boat’ given mid-season debut lift by ABC

“Girl Meets World.” Is. Perfect.

As I’ve said many times before, I am part of the generation that experienced the golden age of Disney Channel programming. That’s So Raven (being my favorite show of all-time), Lizzie McGuire, Suite Life of Zack and Cody, Hannah Montana…we had some great shows. The… Read More »“Girl Meets World.” Is. Perfect.

“Selfie” & “Manhattan Love Story” Reviews

New shows are still premiering on ABC, and I am here to give you some quick reviews. This week, it’s a two-fer, with a new Tuesday comedy block debuting, with Selfie and Manhattan Love Story. Show: Selfie Starring: Karen Gillan, John Cho, Da’Vine Joy Randolph… Read More »“Selfie” & “Manhattan Love Story” Reviews