From 'Will & Grace' to 'Dallas': Why TV executives keep rebooting classic shows

From 'Will & Grace' to 'Dallas': Why TV executives keep rebooting classic shows

Network executives hope to create new hits by rebooting "Will & Grace" and other classic shows.

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Minnesota contestant on 'Project Runway' gets booted in latest episode
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