Barbara Walters on The Talk: "If You’re Married to The President of The Network You Get More Promos"By Jillian Bowe on April 10, 2014
As she readies for retirement, is Barbara Walters worried about CBS Daytime's The Talk overtaking her ABC coffee klatch? Not a chance. In a candid exit interview with Variety, The View’s co-creator revealed:
We are not at all affected by The Talk. I don’t think the success of her show diminishes us, nor do I think the success or failure of The View affects them. The only thing I’ll say is if you’re married to the president of the network, you get more promos. READ MORE
Jack/Kelly: Abby isn’t the only one against this relationship. Summer is not amused by Jack and Kelly’s newfound friendship. Later, Abby has a chat with Old Smilin’ Jack about Kelly. He claims he’s all about keeping her far from Billy, plus he's still in love with Phyllis.
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In addition to the week-long send-off The View is giving Walters, the legendary broadcast journalist will be the subject of a two-hour primetime special focusing on her career and life. To cement Walters' place in history, the New York City headquarters of ABC News will be renamed in her honor later this spring.
Said Disney head honcho Bob Iger:
She's a dear friend and colleague as well as someone I deeply admire, and it's impossible to fully convey her impact and influence on television. She broke barriers, defied convention, made history and set the standard for journalistic excellence for more than 50 years. It's hard to imagine television without her.
All My Children alum Colin Egglesfield was booked and charged, on March 29, with disorderly conduct and criminal damage in Tempe, Arizona. Accroding Us Weekly, The Client List star was found knocking over a table, barriers and breaking signs during the Tempe Festival of the Arts.
Egglesfield was arrested and released on a $1000 bond. According to the magazine’s site, the incident occurred when something wound up going missing from his group and he started searching for it. READ MORE