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Robin Roberts Nearly Turned Down an Interview With President Obama in 2012 Amid Fears of Being Outed

Robin Roberts says she nearly turned down the chance to interview then-President Barack Obama in 2012 about marriage equality amid fears she would be outed. Roberts says on Monday’s The Ellen DeGeneres Show that in 2012 — the year before she came out publicly — she got a call to go to the White House […]

ABC News Plans Primetime Special Tied to COVID Anniversary (Exclusive)

ABC News is planning a primetime special tied to the two-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic. The special, 24 Months That Changed the World, will air on ABC as a special edition of 20/20 on Wednesday March 30 at 10 PM. It will stream on Hulu the following day. Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts […]

Dany Garcia, Lindsey Vonn, Robin Roberts Join IMG Academy’s Women In Sports Committee

Endeavor’s IMG Academy has created a Women in Sports Committee to improve accessibility and participation of young women in sports. The IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida has named as inaugural members for the initiaqtive Dwayne Johnson’s Seven Bucks co-founder Dany Garcia, retired pro skier Lindsey Vonn and ABC’s Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts. The […]

Rob Riggle Set to Host Veterans Day Special ‘American Valor: A Salute to Our Heroes’

The American Veterans Center will roll out another installment of its annual Veterans Day TV special, American Valor: A Salute to Our Heroes, airing this weekend with Rob Riggle back in the hosting seat. Joining Riggle on the broadcast is a long list of bold-faced names who will be sharing stories of service, valor and […]

George Floyd’s Brother Condemns Violent Protesters: “My Brother Was About Peace”

George Floyd's brother pleaded with protesters to keep their message and movement peaceful after a weekend of violence and destruction across numerous major U.S. cities.

Alex Trebek on Cancer Battle: “My Oncologist Tells Me I’m Doing Well”

In his first live interview since revealing he was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, 'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek updated viewers on his health and shared his appreciation for the support he's received from fans.

Sasheer Zamata Opens Up About ‘SNL’ Exit: “It Was Not What I Thought It Was Going to Be”

Sasheer Zamata opened up about her 'SNL' exit, Padma Lakshmi shared some gossip about Sam Nazarian's "mean" 'Top Chef' appearance and Robin Roberts talked about her plans to continue telling Selma Blair's story at the day-long "How I Get It Done" event presented by New York Magazine's The Cut vertical

Robin Roberts Revisits Jussie Smollett TV Interview: “It Was a No-Win Situation”

ABC News' Robin Roberts spoke about her 'GMA' sit-down with Jussie Smollett and the red flags that arose before and after at The Cut's Brooklyn event on Monday.

Jussie Smollett Hits Back at Doubters as He Details Brutal Attack

Jussie Smollett spoke with 'Good Morning America' anchor Robin Roberts in his first televised interview since he was assaulted by two men in what Chicago police have called a possible hate crime.

Robin Roberts Partners With Lifetime for Original Movies, Docs

'Good Morning America' anchor Robin Roberts has signed a deal with Lifetime to produce original TV movies and documentaries for the cable network.

Media’s Top Figures Talk Soccer Dribbling, Wine Tippling and More Pre-Show Rituals

The on-camera players from THR's Most Powerful People in Media list reveal the totems, tricks and last-minute moves that gird them for performance — and for unsettling headlines: "Five nights a week of this stuff can be toxic."

Robin Roberts Compares Recent Student Activism to Civil Rights Movement

"They just want to right a wrong that they see as a wrong," Roberts told THR. "That many people see as a wrong."