Hit sitcom 'Roseanne' axed over racist tweet row

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 11:20 GMT

US television network ABC announced on Tuesday it was canceling Roseanne Barr's hit working class comedy "Roseanne" over a joke she made on Twitter.

'Frasier' dad John Mahoney dies at 77

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 05:42 GMT

Actor John Mahoney, who portrayed the no-nonsense father in the TV sitcom "Frasier," has died in Chicago at the age of 77, his longtime theater company said Monday.

Today in History – U.S. Sitcom ‘Roseanne’ debuts

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 10:57 GMT

October 18 marks the debut of the hit American Television sitcom "Roseanne," which helped subvert the usual sitcom formula by having the housewife.

Today in History – ‘The Brady Bunch’ premieres

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 01:29 GMT

September 26 marks the premiere of the 1969 American sitcom "The Brady Bunch," which became a pop-culture staple.

Today in History – Friends makes its debut

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 08:18 GMT

September 22 marks the 23rd anniversary of the 1994 hit “Friends” sitcom.

Today in history – “Scooby-Doo’s” debut

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 04:20 GMT

September 13 marks the debut of “Scooby-Doo, Where are You?” on CBS with its first episode, "What a Night for a Knight."