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GLAAD Media Awards: ‘Tár,’ ‘Bros,’ ‘Nope,’ ‘Hacks,’ Demi Lovato and Omar Apollo Among Nominees

GLAAD is gearing up to give out some trophies. The organization has revealed nominations for the 34th annual GLAAD Media Awards, a roster that features high-profile awards season contenders like Tár, A Man Called Otto, Everything Everywhere All at Once and The Inspection; acclaimed series like The White Lotus, Abbott Elementary, Hacks, Harley Quinn, Only […]

‘Abbott Elementary’ Scores Early Season 3 Renewal at ABC

Class will remain in session at Abbott Elementary for another year. ABC has picked up a third season of its breakout comedy series, which is coming off a Golden Globe win for best comedy series and acting awards for Quinta Brunson (who also created the show) and Tyler James Williams. The show also won three […]

The TV Ratings Road Map: Where, When and How Viewers Watch in the Streaming Era

Abbott Elementary began its second season Sept. 21 with an audience in line with its averages for its first season. Still, after a season of critical adoration and just days after two high-profile Emmy victories, the opening numbers on ABC — 2.92 million viewers — could seem underwhelming. That 2.92 million figure, however, represents only about […]

Hollywood Reporter TV Critics Pick the Best Episodes of 2022

Daniel Fienberg and Angie Han break down their favorite episodes of the year, including installments from 'The White Lotus,' 'The Bear,' 'The Crown,' 'A League of Their Own' and more.

‘Abbott Elementary’ Star Sheryl Lee Ralph on Life as an Emmy Winner: “It Has Been Absolutely Amazing”

The morning after she won the Emmy for her portrayal of veteran teacher Barbara Howard, Sheryl Lee Ralph’s Abbott Elementary colleagues greeted her with a spirited ovation. After 45 years of consistent work in film (To Sleep With Anger, Sister Act 2), television (Designing Women, Moesha, Ray Donovan) and theater (Dreamgirls, Thoroughly Modern Millie), her […]

AFI Best Film, TV Shows of 2022 Include ‘Avatar’ Sequel, ‘Women Talking,’ ‘The Bear’ and ‘Mo’

The American Film Institute has revealed its picks for the best movies and TV shows of 2022. The group’s picks for the 10 best films are, in alphabetical order: Avatar: The Way of Water, Elvis, Everything Everywhere All at Once, The Fabelmans, Nope, She Said, Tár, Top Gun: Maverick, The Woman King and Women Talking. […]

‘Abbott Elementary,’ ‘Reservation Dogs’ Among Those Celebrated at 2022 Sentinel Awards

The Sentinel Awards returned Tuesday night at the Television Academy’s Wolf Theater for its first in-person ceremony in three years, honoring 12 shows whose storytelling tackled powerful and timely topics. The event, hosted by Yvette Nicole Brown, recognized Reservation Dogs, Abbott Elementary, Dopesick, Hacks, The White Lotus, A Million Little Things, Upload, The First Lady, […]

People’s Choice Awards: ‘Top Gun: Maverick,’ ‘Abbott Elementary,’ Taylor Swift Among Nominees

The nominees for the 2022 People’s Choice Awards were revealed on Wednesday morning. Top Gun: Maverick and Hocus Pocus 2 were among the movie nominees, while Abbott Elementary and Euphoria scored in the TV categories. Harry Styles and Taylor Swift, the latter of which just released her 10th studio album Midnights on Oct. 21, were […]

Billie Eilish and Mom Maggie Baird Honored at EMA Awards, With ‘Don’t Look Up’ and ‘Abbott Elementary’ Among Winners

The Environmental Media Association held its annual awards gala Saturday night, recognizing the efforts of those working toward a healthier planet. Don’t Look Up, Abbott Elementary, Yellowstone and The Problem With Jon Stewart were among the productions feted for their work in following green practices and telling stories of environmental justice, climate action and sustainability. […]

TV Ratings: ‘Abbott Elementary’ Returns Steady as ‘Chicago’ Trio Tops Wednesday

Abbott Elementary didn’t get a post-Emmys bump in viewing (at least not on-air), but the ABC comedy opened its second season right in line with its first. NBC’s three Chicago dramas led Wednesday’s ratings in total viewers, and the premiere of CBS’ Survivor topped the adults 18-49 demographic. Abbott Elementary premiered to 2.92 million viewers […]

‘Abbott Elementary’: 5 Things to Expect in Season 2

School is back in session at ABC with Wednesday return of the Disney-backed broadcaster’s Emmy-winning comedy Abbott Elementary. The comedy starring and co-created by newly minted Emmy winner Quinta Brunson launches its second season Wednesday at 9 p.m. with a supersized season that will expand the show beyond the walls of its central school. Here […]

This Week in TV: ‘Abbott Elementary,’ ‘Andor,’ Lots of Broadcast Premieres

Network TV’s fall premiere flood continues with more than two dozen shows debuting from Sept. 21-27, with Emmy winner Abbott Elementary and Law & Order: SVU opening up new seasons. A few high-profile streaming premieres, including the latest Star Wars series and Ryan Murphy’s next Netflix show, are on deck as well. (Cable outlets, however, […]