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Tucker Wiard, Film Editor on ‘Murphy Brown,’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ and ‘Alice,’ Dies at 80

Tucker Wiard, a five-time Emmy-winning film editor who worked on The Carol Burnett Show, Alice and all 10 seasons of the original Murphy Brown, has died. He was 80. Wiard died Sunday in Los Angeles of complications from heart failure, his wife, Nancy Bradley Wiard, a former producer on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless, announced. […]

On the Set of ‘Murphy Brown’ as Candice Bergen, Faith Ford Film the Series Finale

The Hollywood Reporter goes inside the 2018 finale as the cast and crew filmed an ending without knowing whether the timely reboot would be renewed.

‘Murphy Brown’ Revival, 3 More Comedies Canceled at CBS

'Murphy Brown' revival canceled after one season on CBS.

Critic’s Notebook: How Lifetime Taught Me to Be a Feminist

Although the network is often dismissed as a dumping ground for cheesy movies, Lifetime continues to elevate women's stories.

CBS Boss on Culture Woes, ‘Murphy Brown’s’ Future and Its Post-‘Big Bang’ Comedy Plans

CBS Entertainment president Kelly Kahl on the company's culture woes, what's next for the network's comedy brand after 'Big Bang Theory' wraps and more.

TV Ratings: ‘Murphy Brown’ Goes Quietly, ‘Timeless’ on Par with Season 2

The season finale of 'Murphy Brown' on Thursday, Dec. 20, pulled in ratings on the low side of its season average. 'Timeless' wrapped up with a somewhat larger audience than it had in its second season.

‘Murphy Brown’ Creator Wants Another (Bipartisan) Season of CBS Comedy

'Murphy Brown' creator Diane English reveals the story behind Avery's (Jake McDorman) fate, what she accomplished in the first season of the revival and whether the series could work on a streaming service.

Why ‘Murphy Brown’ Took on Trump’s “Frightening” Stance Toward Press

'Murphy Brown' creator Diane English explains the impetus for the Trump-focused installment "Beat the Press" and why the show hasn't had a gun control episode.

‘Murphy Brown,’ ‘Happy Together’ to End After Initial Orders on CBS

'Murphy Brown' and 'Happy Together' will end their runs after their initial 13-episode orders as CBS makes room for other comedies on its midseason schedule. Both remain in consideration for additional seasons.

‘Murphy Brown’: Brooke Shields Makes News as Coma Patient

Brooke Shields on Thursday guested on CBS' 'Murphy Brown' as a friend of Corky's (Faith Ford) who wakes up from a 10-year coma.

‘Murphy Brown’ Finds Love With Guest-Stars Katie Couric, Bette Midler

The real-life news anchor guest-starred as herself while Midler reprised her role as Murphy's most incompetent assistant.

Critic’s Picks: The Best and Worst of Trump-Era Television

How has television directly tackled — or skirted — current politics? The Hollywood Reporter lists the successes and the stumbles depicting TV politics in the Trump era.