Television

Ken Foote

Television’s Life Lessons

In about a month, I will be starting my 37th year in television. Lots of life’s little instructions are learned over that period of time, and here is a list of my favorite “life instructions.”

10/28/2014

Actress Elizabeth Pena arrives at the 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards in a tent on the beach on February 26, 2005 in Santa Monica. California. (credit: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

Actress Elizabeth Pena Dies At 55

Elizabeth Pena, the versatile actress who shifted between dramatic roles in such films as “Lone Star” and comedic parts in TV shows like “Modern Family,” has died.

10/16/2014

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New Investigation Into “7th Heaven” Actor

Veteran television actor Stephen Collins is being investigated by Los Angeles sheriff’s detectives after a woman reported the former “7th Heaven” star exposed himself to her in the early 1980s.

10/16/2014

Actress Jan Hooks attends the "Lalawood" after party and festival closer during the 29th Annual Toronto International Film Festival September 18, 2004 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (credit: Darryl James/Getty Images)

Former “SNL” Cast Member Jan Hooks Dies

Former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Jan Hooks died Thursday in New York. The 57-year-old actress did impressions including Nancy Reagan and Sinead O’Connor.

10/10/2014

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FCC Eliminates Sports Blackout Rules

The FCC has eliminated the ‘sports blackout’ rule that allowed restriction of television broadcasts in local TV markets.

09/30/2014

Derrick is voted the winner on the season finale of "Big Brother" on September 24. (credit: Sonja Flemming/CBS)

Derrick Voted Winner Of “Big Brother”

After the longest season in the reality television show’s history, “Big Brother” season 16 has come to an end, and a new winner has been selected from the houseguests.

09/25/2014

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FAA Expected To Approve Drones In Filmmaking

The Federal Aviation Administration is expected to announce Thursday that it is granting permits to seven movie and television production companies to fly drones.

09/25/2014

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UFC Women’s Straw Weight Randa Markos Impresses Early On TUF 20

The 20th season of The UFC’s ‘Ultimate Fighter’ it’s the debut of the women’s 115 pound straw weight division, joining the 135 pound women led by champion Ronda Rousey.

09/24/2014

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Fun & Adventure Within A Short Truck Ride From The Metroplex

Former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Marcus Spears has a passion for the outdoors, and he wants to share it with you as the host of “DFW Outdoorsman.”

09/24/2014

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Kris Jenner Files To Divorce Bruce Jenner

Kris Jenner is ending her 22-year marriage to Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner. The “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” matriarch filed for divorce on Monday in Los Angeles.

09/23/2014

Patrick Dempsey celebrates his podium finish in the IMSA Tudor Series GT race at Virginia International Raceway on August 24, 2014 in Alton, Virginia. (credit: Brian Cleary/Getty Images)

Dempsey Makes Name In Sports Car Racing

Patrick Dempsey and teammate Andrew Davis are coming off of their first podium finish in the GT sports car series after taking third in August at Virginia International Raceway.

09/18/2014

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“Hot Bench” Is Hot

I have been programming TV stations since 1983 and I have seen a lot of shows but I am liking a new first run court show Hot Bench (weekdays 3:00 pm on TXA21)

09/16/2014

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