ABC revives Muppets, okays Rhimes drama

ABC kicked off the 2015-16 Upfronts week by ordering six dramas and three comedies, including a Muppets revival. The network also renewed 22 primetime series, and cancelled four others. The Muppets show is being billed as an aged-up documentary-style series in which the puppet characters’ lives are explored in detail. The comedy comes from Bill […]

Cristela gets full season as Hulu takes Selfie

US broadcast network has taken freshman comedy Cristela to a full season, as the already-cancelled Selfie’s remaining episodes transfer to Hulu. ABC has given Cristela a back-nine order to the 20th Century Fox Television-produce show, which stars comedian Cristela Alonzo as a Latin American straddling cultures in the US. Ratings have been solid, averaging 5.5 […]