Television

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Where’s My Carol Burnett?

The biggest topic for the last two weeks has been about Carol Burnett & Friends on MeTV/KTXA 21.2 and why it is not being shown locally even though there are promotional spots airing. I’d like to explain.

01/14/2015

Director Richard Linklater, winner of Best Director for "Boyhood," poses in the press room during the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Boyhood” Takes Top Honor At Golden Globes

Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” dominated the Golden Globes on Sunday, winning best drama, best director for Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.

01/12/2015

The cast and crew of "The Big Bang Theory" accept the Favorite TV Show award on stage at The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre LA Live on January 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Big Bang” Wins At People’s Choice Awards

“The Big Bang Theory” won multiple honors at the People’s Choice Awards on Thursday night, including favorite network TV comedy, favorite TV show and favorite comedic TV actress.

01/08/2015

Ken Foote

DFW TV History From April 14, 1986

A funny thing happened to me in the spring of 1986, on the way to work as director of programming for KXTX Channel 39 (this is now a Telemundo station owned by NBC Universal).

01/07/2015

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TV Makers Design For Streaming Video

Does anyone just watch TV anymore? The dramatic shift toward online and mobile viewing is driving television set makers to design as much for streaming video as for watching broadcast or cable channels.

01/06/2015

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Sketch Released Of Suspect In Waco TV Weatherman Shooting

DPS investigators have released a sketch of the suspected gunman who shot a Waco weatherman outside the television station on Wednesday.

12/18/2014

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Radio & TV Performance Royalties

Do you ever wonder how much money singers, songwriters, actors, actresses, writers, directors and producers make on performance royalties of their work on radio and TV?

12/16/2014

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My Top TV Game Show Hosts Of All Time

Game shows, also known in the early days of radio as quiz shows, have been a staple of network radio and television since the 1930s. And the hosts had and have talent.

12/11/2014

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“Birdman” Leads Golden Globe Noms

“Birdman” squawked loudly in the Golden Globes, flying away with a leading seven nods when the award nominations were announced on Thursday morning.

12/11/2014

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Programming Note For Thursday, December 4

CBS 11 will show the Cowboys take on the Bears this Thursday night. But what will happen to the regular CBS programming? Get all of the answers right here.

12/03/2014

Mike Nichols arrives at the wake for actor Philip Seymour Hoffman at Frank E. Campbell Funeral Chapel on February 6, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Film & Stage Director Mike Nichols Dies At 83

Mike Nichols, a director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to film, TV and stage, has died. He was 83.

11/20/2014

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Awards Season Starts Early On CBS

The Hollywood Film Awards, which bills itself as “the official launch of awards season,” is making its television debut on CBS. Coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. on Friday night.

11/14/2014

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