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KSTP, Ch. 5, is taking a page from the “Nightline” playbook. The local ABC affiliate has adopted a new format for its 10…
To cover the biggest story in its 40-year history, ABC's late-night show returns to its roots.
A look at what the new streaming service has to offer.
Garrison Keillor's firm incurred nonrefundable expenses, says an associate: "When we're done, there will be zero left in the coffers."
The actor looks back on the best of his work that offers some solace.
MPR News loses six staffers, including its news director, as part of a bigger round of job cuts.
The film, which stars Sabrina Carpenter, Thomas Everett Scott and Neve Campbell, recently wrapped production in Montreal.
Kevin Bubolz, a former Army helicopter pilot in Afghanistan, found a way for his beloved Ellie to master a "leveling up" TikTok challenge.
History takes a holiday in an inaccurate — and irresistible — love letter to Catherine the Great.
Five highlights from NBC's star-packed "Feeding America" benefit Sunday.
Jason Disharoon had been with the station for a little over a year.
Wally Lamb's bestselling novel about brotherly bonds comes to HBO.
Let’s get lost “La La Land” director Damien Chazelle’s first TV series is jam-packed with music. But “The Eddy” has about as much in common…
LOS ANGELES – Randall Park grew up watching reruns of the TV western “Bonanza.” But what he saw left him confused. “You think of…
Minnesota comic gets an out-of-this-world opportunity from "Rick and Morty" veterans.
The station said the meteorologist, who had reposted criticism of those protesting restrictions, violated ethics policies.
The St. Paul-based company announced layoffs across the country due to drops in advertising.
NBC's new streaming service isn't quite ready to take flight.
REVIEW: Amy Poehler and company didn't let social distancing get in the way of connecting with viewers.
“Mystery Science Theater 3000,” the cult favorite that started its journey in the Twin Cities, is returning to Earth. Creator Joel Hodgson and his cast…
Don't underestimate the appeal of getting to know your favorite TV personalities in a more intimate way.
Mindy Kaling graduates from cubicle pest in "The Office" to the top of the class with her latest sitcom.
For sports enthusiasts trying to survive the pandemic without live games, ESPN's new documentary about basketball superstar is a godsend.
Nibir Sarma, from Eden Prairie, took home a $100,000 prize and automatically earned a spot in the Tournament of Champions.
Now Hollywood is betting that TV audiences are ready to change their tune.
Mary Poppins is coming to the rescue. American Public Media, the St. Paul-based programming distributor, has recruited Julie Andrews to star in a new weekly…
Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and other stars offer viewers a peek into their homes, and recruit family members to help.
He was also the last actor listed in the final credits of the final episode.
Drew previously held leadership positions at the Star Tribune and the Bush Foundation.
One of TV's most enduring sitcoms says farewell, but not before setting the stage for a modern approach to comedy.
One of film's most successful executives wants to get on your phone.
When making your way in the world today takes everything you've got, head to "Cheers."
Man behind the music “First Avenue: Closer to the Stars” doesn’t feature a ton of music or musicians, but the Twin Cities Public Television filmmakers were…
Despite their own anxiety, comedians make jokes to put others at ease.
Octavia Spencer is all business in a new miniseries.
At the height of her career, the actress moved to the Twin Cities to find solace. Then reality bit.
Stuck in the house? Here are some shows to binge and movies to take your mind elsewhere.
The award-winning powerhouse continues to blaze new trails on both sides of the camera.
Comedian Judy Gold loves television. Why doesn't it love her back?
Actor has made yearly fishing trips to northern Minnesota since his childhood in suburban Chicago.
A new documentary sets out to humanize the almost-president.
The people of Mason City gave a warm welcome to the stars of "The Music Man," opening at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres. "Maybe this can be a kind of love letter to them," says actor Ann Michels.
"Hunters" takes page from comic book films, with less than super results.
Members of the Huang family in “Fresh Off the Boat” weren’t the first Asian-American characters to appear on network comedies. But watching predecessors didn’t always…
Dance with somebody The TV version of “High Fidelity” may be set in contemporary times, but the series is clearly entrenched in the ’80s. When…
America could learn a few things about detective series from the Brits.
A new documentary tracking television's treatment of sexual orientation should have its creators beaming with pride.
Everything old is new again on the TV landscape.
The Academy Awards would rather be safe than sorry — or spectacular.
Norah O'Donnell may be based in Washington, but she doesn't want her newscast to be all about politics.
Showtime spy drama kicks off its eighth and final season Sunday with its plucky CIA agent protagonist in a position to help bring peace to Afghanistan.
If Renée Zellweger takes home an Academy Award on Sunday for her portrayal of Judy Garland, it will be the first time any actor has triumphed for playing a famous Minnesotan.
Viewers deserve a better conclusion to "BoJack Horseman."
The show now offers on-site nutritionists, support sessions and a free gym membership for dieters after they leave the program. But ultimately, their primary goal is creating a soap opera — no matter the costs.
Alan Zweibel talks about working with everyone from Gilda Radner to Larry David.
The latest "Star Trek" series keeps both feet on the ground before reaching for the stars.
"The Farewell" star won't let being left out of the Oscar party get in the way of celebrating her new sitcom.
The Emmy-nominated actor's big year includes a new series and a stop at Mystic Lake.
Filmmaker J.J. Kelley is the latest Minnesotan in search of something wild.
Knowing the law No one spins a better crime yarn than Richard Price. The “Clockers” author once again puts his unparalleled mastery of law enforcement…
Everything you need to know in advance of the media mogul's visit to the Xcel Energy Center on Saturday.
Pop quiz “Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time” continues with the top three champs in the game show’s history going head-to-head-to-head in prime time. It’s…
The night saw some ground-breaking moments, including Awkwafina's first ever Golden Globe for an Asian-American woman.
Animator grew up in Lake Elmo: "When you write about what you know, it starts to become more truthful."
How to get your fill of great TV that's right for you for about $30 a month.
Take this for a spin Figure skating might leave you cold, but “Spinning Out” may just cause you to fall in love with the sport…
He's been sober for months, but the comedian still wants to be the life of the party. He performs at Treasure Island this weekend.
Northern exposure “Murdoch Mysteries” is now in its 13th season, but it still hasn’t run out of ways for its somber detective to tackle crimes…
These are the days “Live in Front of a Studio Audience,” which scored impressive numbers when it first aired in the spring, is back with…
Shining stars The “42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors,” taped last weekend, promises to be a touching broadcast, especially when the spotlight turns to “Sesame Street,”…
The wolf at the door Any negative comments that Michelle Wolf got from her 2018 gig as celebrity roaster during the White House Correspondents Dinner…
Muslim comedians are finding success on stage without losing their religion.
"How cool is that when people turn on the TV Saturday morning, they'll see a white blanket over a college campus?" said Drew Gallagher, the show's coordinating producer
Not built to last “Broken,” a four-part documentary series that examines negligence in the production and marketing of popular products, may have you think…
Four-hour film puts the spotlight on convicts eager to make the most out of their time in jail.