ABC unveils its fall schedule: ‘Scandal’ moves to 9 pm as part of a 3-hour Shonda Rhimes Thursday block

05.13.14 4 years ago

ABC unveils its fall schedule: “Scandal” moves to 9 pm as part of a 3-hour Shonda Rhimes Thursday block
Shonda Rhimes” “How to Get Away with Murder” will follow “Scandal” while her “Grey”s Anatomy” will precede it on the Thursday lineup. Meanwhile,” “Black-ish” will air after “Modern Family” while “Selfie” will kick off the Tuesday lineup. PLUS: Shonda Rhimes inks new 4-year deal with ABC Studios

Happy 50th birthday, Stephen Colbert!
“The Colbert Report” and future “Late Show” star turns 50 today, so listen to his royalty-free birthday song.

Meet Sarah Baker, the star of last night”s “Louie” “Fat Lady” episode
“The only description that I had (of the role) was that she was a waitress at the Comedy Cellar,” says Baker. “I think it said she was 'friendly, funny and comfortable in her own skin.' But that”s all I knew until I got there.” PLUS: This was one of the most thought-provoking episodes of TV this season, Louis CK gives parenting advice to Jimmy Fallon, and “Louie's” daughter talks about her subway role last night.

Alec Baldwin arrested for a bike-riding crime
The former “30 Rock” star was caught riding the wrong way down a one-way street.

Read an oral history of “The West Wing”: Sidney Poitier was originally eyed for president
The cast is looking back exactly 15 years after the NBC drama was picked up to series.

Maya Rudolph joins Twitter
The former “SNL” star is now tweeting days before her “Maya Rudolph Show” debut.

“The Odd Couple” loses 2, including Sarah Baker from last night”s “Louie”
Baker, who had reunited with Matthew Perry after co-starring with him on “Go On,” is exiting the CBS series along with Georgia King.

Watch Will Forte in Fox”s “The Last Man On Earth” trailer
The “SNL” alum stars in the Fox comedy this midseason.

Writer sues claiming he was owed “The Arsenio Hall Show” head writer job
Paul Raff claims he had an agreement with Hall to head up his writing staff. He”s seeking $2 million.

“Dancing” called “contrived” by Olympic champion Charlie Davis
Davis didn”t like being in the Bottom 2 with his Olympic partner Meryl Davis.

See a sneak peek at “The Simpsons”-“Family Guy” crossover episode
A photo was leaked from yesterday”s Fox upfront presentation.

Sherri Shepherd files for divorce after her husband files for separation
“The View” star responded Monday to her husband”s separation filing.

Watch Jimmy Fallon, Neil Young and Jack White make late-night history by pressing a record on stage
Young performed in a Jack White recording booth on “The Tonight Show” stage.

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