Gayle King is "furious" about the recent controversies and changes at CBS, and she may be ready to leave the network's morning show, "CBS This Morning," altogether.The news comes after Page Six reported last week that the program was headed for a complete overhaul."There are real discussions about just starting over -- anchors, format, producers," a source said. "Everything is on the table."Among the biggest changes is the exit of executive producer Ryan Kadro, who decided to leave months ago. An insider told the outlet that news of his exit becoming public the same day as the news that CBS reached a settlement with three of former "CBS This Morning" co-hosts accusers was simply an "unfortunate coincidence," but hasn't stopped people from connecting Kadro to the settlements. 29 PHOTOS Gayle King See Gallery Gayle King JERSEY CITY, NJ - JUNE 03: Co-Hosts Nacho Figueras and Gayle King attend The Tenth Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic at Liberty State Park on June … [Read more...] about ‘Furious’ Gayle King may leave ‘CBS This Morning’: What’s going on behind the scenes?
CBS All Access tell me a story tv news By Kylie Hemmert ON December 17, 2018 Tell Me A Story renewed for season 2 at CBS All Access CBS All Access as renewed Tell Me A Story for a second season, Deadline has confirmed. The series is a psychological thriller drama from Kevin Williamson and Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment. Tell Me A Story takes the world’s most beloved fairy tales and reimagines them as a dark and twisted psychological thriller. Set in modern-day New York City, the first season of this serialized drama interweaves “The Three Little Pigs,” “Little Red Riding Hood” and “Hansel and Gretel” into an epic and subversive tale of love, loss, greed, revenge, and murder. The cast includes James Wolk, Billy Magnussen, Dania Ramirez, Danielle Campbell, Dorian Missick, Michael Raymond-James, Davi Santos, Sam Jaeger, Zabryna Guevara with Paul Wesley and Kim Cattrall. RELATED: Watch the Thrilling New Trailer for … [Read more...] about Tell Me A Story Renewed for Season 2 at CBS All Access
CBS All Access doesn't want the story of Tell Me a Story to end yet. The streaming service has renewed the fairy tale-themed thriller from The Vampire Diaries and Dawson's Creek creator Kevin Williamson for a second season. The pickup comes seven episodes into the show's first season; new installments debut Thursdays on the service, with the finale set for Jan. 3. "The first season of Tell Me a Story turned conventional fairy tales on their heads, interweaving and modernizing three classic stories into a compelling thriller for today's audiences, in a way only Kevin Williamson can," said Julie McNamara, executive vp original content, CBS All Access. "We can't wait to surprise and entertain viewers with a whole new set of tales next season." The renewal for Tell Me a Story comes on the heels of CBS All Access handing down its first cancellation to One Dollar. Like other streamers, CBS All Access doesn't make viewership data public. Tell Me a Story's first season reimagines and … [Read more...] about ‘Tell Me a Story’ Renewed for Season 2 on CBS All Access
Fox's broadcast of the Miss Universe pageant was fairly steady Sunday, and football gave a lift to CBS and NBC. The Miss Universe competition drew a 1.1 rating among adults 18-49 for Fox, even with the 2017 pageant (which aired in late November). It was down a little bit in viewers, averaging 4.19 million people vs. 4.46 million a year ago. An NFL game that bled into primetime teed up strong numbers for 60 Minutes on CBS. The newsmagazine is currently at a 2.4 in the demo, which would be a season high if it holds in the finals. God Friended Me (1.0) and NCIS: Los Angeles (0.9) are both in line with their most recent post-NFL outings; a repeat of FBI closed out the night. Sunday Night Football continued its year-over-year improvements in preliminary ratings. The Philadelphia Eagles' win over the Los Angeles Rams drew a 12.5 household rating in metered markets, up slightly from 12.3 for the same week in 2017. SNF has improved year to year in 12 of its last 15 games, including … [Read more...] about TV Ratings: Miss Universe Steady, Football Boosts CBS and ’60 Minutes’
Michael Weatherly made several lewd comments or jokes in front of the production team referring to Dushku's physique, with sexual connotations, according to The New York Times, which first reported the development. The actor acknowledged having made most of the comments, but insisted that they were not sexual advances. Dushku shared her discomfort at the remarks with the production team before speaking with Weatherly, and the situation did not improve. Several days later, the actress learned that she had been written off the show even though the production team had previously told her it was planning to give her character a recurring role in the series. After weighing taking legal action against CBS, the 37-year-old actress turned to mediation, which led to an agreement. The settlement amount corresponds to the payment she would have received had she fulfilled the entire term of her contract. The network is reeling from having had to fire its CEO Les Moonves in September over … [Read more...] about CBS paid ‘Bull’ actress Eliza Dushku $9.5 mn to settle harassment claims