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  1. ABC Upfront Introduces Channing Dungey, Hypes Kiefer Sutherland's Latest Act

    3:13 pm 5/17/2016

    The new entertainment president and boss Ben Sherwood look ahead, impress with 'Designated Survivor,' evangelize TV's value and, yes, make more 'Hamilton' jokes.Read more

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  2. Ben Sherwood Recommits to "Even Greater" Diverse Programming at ABC

    8:43 am 4/18/2016

    "The customer and viewer of today isn’t necessarily the customer and viewer of tomorrow. We must keep pace," says the Disney TV exec.Read more

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  3. Inside the ABC Shake-Up: New Chiefs Reveal Backstory, Hint at Future Plans

    5:00 am 2/22/2016

    The fourth-place network "can do a lot better," says Ben Sherwood as he and Channing Dungey talk strategy, THR analyzes the reasons for Paul Lee's ouster and top producers offer insight on the Big Four's first black leader: "Nobody is surprised that Channing eventually got the job.”Read more

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  4. Bill Simmons: What He Might Do Next

    8:00 am 5/11/2015

    The sports pundit's ouster from ESPN gives way to speculation about a new company or a move to Fox.Read more

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  5. ABC's 'View' Woes: Declining Ratings, Lower Ad Revenue, Whoopi-Rosie Feud

    5:00 am 1/30/2015

    The franchise could be on the chopping block as new Disney-ABC chief Ben Sherwood faces his first big challenge.Read more

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  6. Anne Sweeney on Her Final Days at Disney, Shadowing Angela Bassett and Joining Twitter

    11:00 am 12/12/2014

    Hollywood's outgoing nine-time Most Powerful Woman is about to depart Disney as she revisits her shocking decision, reveals her progress in becoming a TV director, what she and Robert Iger talk about and how she'll judge success nowRead more

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  7. Diane Sawyer to Step Down From ABC's 'World News,' David Muir to Take Over

    6:00 am 6/25/2014

    UPDATED: Muir will take over Sept. 2, while George Stephanopoulos becomes chief anchor at ABC News.Read more

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  8. Barbara Walters: 'I Didn't Try to Interview Donald Sterling'

    5:23 pm 5/12/2014

    UPDATED: At a ceremony in which ABC News' N.Y. headquarters was renamed "The Barbara Walters Building," the journalist said Anderson Cooper "did a superb job" with his interview of the Clippers owner.Read more

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  9. The Hollywood Reporter Names 2014's 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media

    3:00 am 4/16/2014

    New entries this year include BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti and Ben Smith, Vice Media's Shane Smith and Gawker's Nick Denton.Read more

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  10. Josh Elliott's Messy 'GMA' Exit: Can He Rebound at NBC?

    5:00 am 4/2/2014

    A contract standoff, terse emails, a $10 million salary demand: Why ABC's morning news star quit for a sports job and what it means for Bob Costas and Matt Lauer.Read more

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