LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blasts from the past proved irresistible to viewers, who flocked to live versions of a pair of classic sitcoms and a special about a 20th-century TV beauty.
Nielsen’s top programs for May 20-26
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 20-26
Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
Redmond O’Neal charged with attempted murder
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The son of actor Ryan O'Neal and the late Farrah Fawcett has been charged with attempted murder in an alleged crime spree last month that included randomly attacking five men and robbing a 7-Eleven convenience store.
Los Angeles police say Redmond O'Neal was charged Friday.
KABC-TV reports that the 33-year-old O'Neal, who's struggled with drug addiction, is charged with punching or stabbing five men over several days last month in the Venice Beach and Palms neighborhoods.
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paris
PARIS (AP) — Their heroic quest to bring down fugitive Nazis such as the so-called "Butcher of Lyon" is widely known. But there's more — a lot more — to the steely, yet unassuming, married duo of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge Klarsfeld, and a new exhibition in Paris is looking to tell that tale.
Kristen Stewart and Lupita Nyong’o for Charlie’s Angels reboot?
Kristen Stewart and Lupita Nyong'o have been linked to the 'Charlie's Angels' reboot.
Kristen, 27 and 34-year-old Lupita are among the stars being considered for the re-imagining of the ABC series, which will be directed by Elizabeth Banks, according to Variety.
The original series premiered in 1976 and lasted for five seasons with the late Farrah Fawcett, Kate Jackson, 69, and Jaclyn Smith, 71, starring as the private detectives working for a benefactor named Charlie - voiced by John Forsyth.
Some of the famous women who stripped down for Playboy
Over the decades, some of the biggest female stars on the planet have undressed for Playboy pictorials. Here are some of them and the dates they appeared:
— Lindsay Lohan (January/February 2012): The "Freaky Friday" star paid tribute to Marilyn Monroe.
— Drew Barrymore (January 1995): The one-time wild child was just 19 when she posed.
— Farrah Fawcett (December 1995): The 1970s pinup posed semi-nude for the magazine for the first time, at age 48.
The 'Charlie's Angels' reboot has been given a release date.
Elizabeth Banks - who produced the box office success 'Pitch Perfect 2' - will be helming the re-imagining of the ABC series along with her husband Max Handelman, 44, as part of their production company Brownstone Productions, Variety report.
Francine Hughes, who endured physical abuse and beatings from her husband for more than a dozen years, eventually set fire to her home where her ex-husband was sleeping.
It was 40 years ago that Hughes walked into a Michigan county jail and confessed what she had done, fearing for her life. Hughes' case became a turning point in the fight against domestic abuse and led to the bestselling book, "The Burning Bed."
‘Gong Show’ creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
NEW YORK (AP) — Chuck Barris, whose game show empire included "The Dating Game," ''The Newlywed Game" and that infamous factory of cheese, "The Gong Show," has died. He was 87.
Barris died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York, according to publicist Paul Shefrin, who announced the death on behalf of Barris' family.