Tag Archives: ABC

Was Late Night Show Host Jimmy Kimmel Fired from ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’?

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Over the years, we at Disney Fanatic have worked to address various rumors that have circulated among the Disney community. When the story that Cinderella Castle was going to be removed from Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World began, we fact-checked that; same with the rumors about Space Mountain becoming a lights-on attraction, the possibility of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme ...

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“This One’s for You, Dad”: ‘American Idol’ Winner Makes Emotional Tribute to Late Father

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An audition that drew in 16 million views on YouTube wasn’t even the start of the American Idol winner’s pursuit of the title. On Sunday night, American Idol’s crowned its Season 21 champion, and no one was more surprised by the win than Iam Tongi himself. Idol named Megan Danielle—a 20-year-old from Georgia—as Idol’s runner-up, and Tongi stepped into the winner’s ...

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Disney Is Accused of Treating Actresses “Like Meat” on Classic Show

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It’s easy to watch your favorite sitcoms from the nineties and feel comforted, or to create an idealized version of those times (particularly if they fall under the Walt Disney Company purview, where “Disney magic” supposedly reigns supreme) — but apparently, things were not actually as rosy and wholesome as they seemed offscreen in the “wonderful world of Disney”! Fans ...

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ABC Execs Lose Jobs as Huge Layoffs Continue to Hit Disney

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Disney has been making headlines nonstop ever since Bob Iger announced layoffs…and well since Bob Iger came back into power to begin with. Just making news today is massive and unexpected layoffs at ABC News. Disney is the aprent company of ABC. According to CNN the staffers let go were: “senior vice president of newsgathering Wendy Fisher; senior vice president ...

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Good Morning America Anchor BANNED From Studio

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Good Morning America reports headlines on a daily basis. They cover the breaking news as it happens that affects all of our daily lives. “GMA” as it is known by fans, is one of the most trusted news outlets in the business. Today though, they are making headlines themselves! A few months ago the internet was (and honestly still is) ...

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Longtime ABC Actor Signs On To Competitor’s New Pilot

After a decade of playing the role of Beverly Goldberg on the hit ABC show, The Goldbergs, Wendi McLendon-Covey is moving on to a brand new comedy series on a brand new channel. McLendon-Covey will be the lead, yet again, to a comedy series, but this time it will be on NBC. The pilot is titled St. Denis Medical and ...

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Disney Legend, Journalism Icon Barbara Walters Dead at 93

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ABC Icon Barbara Walters entered eternal rest today, December 30, at the age of 93. She was the first female anchor on an evening news program, getting her start in 1976, and over the next five decades, she would rack up a legacy of 15 Emmys and scores of memorable interviews with presidents, politicians, world leaders from Bush to Putin. ...

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Jonas Brothers Host New Show

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If you’re a fan of Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas, Kevin Jonas, and the Jonas Brothers band members’ lesser-known brother Frankie Jonas, then you will definitely want to tune into ABC for the new TV show Claim to Fame! Kevin Jonas and Frankie Jonas are hosting the new show, and the duo recently spoke to D23 to give audiences an idea of ...

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