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Stories tagged: tv

On the remote: ‘House of Cards’ returns without Spacey

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Oct. 28-Nov. 3

Megyn Kelly is off the air as NBC News weighs her future

While NBC News has not publicly discussed the status of Kelly, the division issued a statement saying, “Given the circumstances, ‘Megyn Kelly Today’ will be on tape the rest of …

Around the remote: ‘The Great American Read’ reaches finale

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Oct. 21-27

Streaming Python: If life seems jolly rotten … look on the bright side of Netflix

Although it lasted a mere four seasons and 45 episodes, “

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018

Coeur d’Alene High School band gives a rousing welcome to ‘American Idol’ judges

“Idol” producers bring local atmosphere to series taping on the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene.

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018

‘American Idol’ with a view: Long-running singing contest comes to Coeur d’Alene

The ABC series, which started in 2002 on Fox, picked Coeur d’Alene as one of five cities to host “judge cuts,” where contestants have their first appearances in front of …

Check out the fastest-growing destinations in Europe

According to new data from the UN World Tourism Organization, in 2017, for instance, French tourism grew by 5.1 percent; its landlocked competitor-nestled between Ukraine and Romania-saw a visitation spike …

Around the remote: ‘The Conners’ look to live without Roseanne

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Oct. 14-20

Jodie Whittaker’s debut as first woman in ‘Doctor Who’ lead role shatters expectations

Early reports from Jodie Whittaker’s debut Sunday indicate that the show won’t simply succeed, it’ll be more popular than ever before.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018

Spokane-based Bear Bowls get funded on season premiere of ‘Shark Tank’

Cory and Heidi Santiago of Spokane appeared on the 200th episode of Emmy-winning “Shark Tank,” where budding entrepreneurs look for business help from self-made tycoons.

Around the remote: ‘The Walking Dead’ bites into ninth season

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Oct. 7-13

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018

In-the-box thinking: Spokane couple pitches flame-resistant, fold-able Bear Bowls on season premiere of ‘Shark Tank’

They’re flame-resistant and fold-able, and they fit in your pocket. And they were created right here in Spokane. Sunday, Cory and Heidi Santiago of Spokane will pitch their product – …

Around the remote: ‘Will & Grace’ reboot opens second season

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Sept. 30-Oct. 6

Stream On Demand: ‘Solo’ flies onto home screens

Also new for home viewing this week: “King Learn” and “A Wrinkle in Time.”

CBS’ ‘Murphy Brown’ is back, ready to ‘make some noise’

LOS ANGELES – 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 …

‘Inside the Actors Studio’ is moving to Ovation TV; James Lipton will fade to a behind-the-scenes role

But “Inside the Actors Studio” bloomed into an unconventional hit for Bravo, while its host James Lipton, the former dean of the Actors Studio Drama School who created the show, …

Around the remote: ‘Murphy Brown’ returns after 20 years

Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for Sept. 23-29

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018

Hargitay hails impact of ‘SVU’ as it marks 20 seasons

Hargitay has been playing Lt. Olivia Benson from the first episode. She said she was initially drawn to the show because it was tackling issues that others weren’t.

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018

Kelly Clarkson is getting her own daytime TV talk show

Singer Kelly Clarkson is getting her own syndicated daytime talk show. Eyeing a fall 2019 launch, “The Kelly Clarkson Show” will be produced and distributed by NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018

New ‘Magnum’ almost walked away from acting

Two and a half years ago actor Jay Hernandez was about to quit. He’d been acting since he was 18 and while he could always wangle some sort of acting …

Here’s how to watch – and everything else to know about – Monday’s Emmy Awards

The Television Academy is hosting the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, and we have all the pertinent details to prime you for television’s biggest night.

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

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.

YouTube takes Spokane Valley’s Caylus Cunningham to Los Angeles

Caylus Cunningham’s channel Infinite has nearly 7 million subscribers.

Study: Middle Eastern actors ignored, stereotyped by TV

LOS ANGELES – Actors and characters of Middle Eastern and North African descent are either ignored by TV or stereotyped, according to a new study. The few such actors who …

How Wyatt Russell went from hockey to the actor’s life

His parents, Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn, are both actors, and their advice was short and simple: “Learn your lines. Show up on time. And don’t be a jerk.”

‘Rel’ gets early jump on fall TV season flood

To make sure “Rel” gets attention before the flood of new shows launch, the network will air the comedy starring Lil Rel Howery (“The Carmichael Show”) immediately following the “NFL …

The new DC Universe streaming service is a nostalgic trip for fans – even without original shows yet

DC’s new streaming service doesn’t have any new shows yet – but that shouldn’t stop you from having a good time with it. During a beta version tryout, DC Universe …

NBC orders new ‘Law & Order’ series about hate crimes

Nearly 28 years after “Law & Order” first aired, the franchise keeps growing. On Tuesday, NBC announced it has ordered 13 episodes of “Law & Order: Hate Crimes,” a series …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is thrilled about her ‘Veep’ return

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is back at work on “Veep” and said it feels “fantastic.”

Stream On Demand: Netflix captures ‘Black Panther’

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.