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Bette Midler, Brooke Shields among 'Murphy Brown' guests

Oct. 18, 2018 9:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bette Midler and Brooke Shields are among the guest stars dropping in on CBS' "Murphy Brown" revival. Midler was on the original sitcom as Caprice, one of many difficult, short-tenured secretaries to Candice Bergen's Murphy. CBS said Thursday the singer-actress is back as Caprice on the...

Tim Allen wins TV bragging rights over Candice Bergen

Oct. 2, 2018 6:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After the first week of the television season, Tim Allen has bragging rights over Candice Bergen. The return of Allen's sitcom, "Last Man Standing," reached 8.1 million viewers on Fox last Friday night. That was more than the 7.5 million people who tuned into the revival of Bergen's "Murphy...

Hillary Clinton appears on premiere of new 'Murphy Brown'

Sep. 28, 2018 6:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hillary Clinton made a cameo appearance on the premiere of the "Murphy Brown" reboot as an applicant for a secretarial job who says she has "some experience with emails," a line the show's creator said Friday she was surprised that Clinton was happy to deliver. The former secretary of...

CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is back, ready to 'make some noise'

Sep. 25, 2018 12:30 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last season's short-lived "Roseanne" revival blew an air kiss to President Donald Trump in its debut episode before it reverted to finding laughs in family and working-class woes, not politics. Expect "Murphy Brown," another reborn 20th-century sitcom, to be consistently faithful to its...

From 'Murphy Brown' to le Carre, 6 new shows worth watching

Sep. 13, 2018 12:35 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's more new television to watch than is humanly possible. But everyone has to make a time-allocation decision in the end, and that's what we're here to help with. Consider the list below a tip sheet to get you going on the fall TV season. Each of the six shows has something of note...

Packed fall TV brings Julia Roberts, life after 'Roseanne'

Sep. 13, 2018 1:33 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's so much television to watch or pretend to watch — have you really followed all of wrenching "The Handmaid's Tale" or even heartwarming "This Is Us"? — the guru who coined the term "peak TV" is upping the ante. John Landgraf, the erudite chief executive of FX...