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2016-17 TV Show Season Ratings (week 1)

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Which TV shows are doing the best? The worst? Cancelled or renewed? Wondering how your favorite series are doing in the ratings? Here are the season average ratings of the 2016-17 network TV shows -- through the end of week 1 (Sunday, September 25, 2016).ABC shows (so far): 20/20, Black-ish, Dancing With The Stars, Designated Survivor, Dr. Ken, The Goldbergs, Grey's Anatomy, How To Get Away With Murder, Last Man Standing, Marvel's Agents Of Shield, Modern Family, Notorious, Once Upon A Time, Quantico, Secrets And Lies, Shark Tank, and Speechless.CBS shows this season (so far): 48 Hours, 60 Minutes, The Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, Bull, The Case Of, Hawaii Five-0, Kevin Can Wait, MacGyver, NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, and Survivor.CW shows this season (so far): (none).Fox shows this season (so far): »

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ABC 2016-17 Season Ratings (updated 9/27/16)

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Last season, ABC launched 10 new scripted series. They cancelled six of them and renewed four.  How will the alphabet network perform during the 2016-17 season? Stay tuned!There's lots of data that network execs looks at when deciding whether to renew or cancel a TV series but ratings are the major ingredient. These charts will be updated daily, as new ratings data becomes available.ABC shows (so far):  20/20, Black-ish, Dancing With The Stars, Designated Survivor, Dr. Ken, The Goldbergs, Grey's Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder, Last Man Standing, Marvel's Agents of Shield, Modern Family, Notorious, Once Upon a Time, Quantico, Secrets and Lies, Shark Tank, and Speechless.Read More… »

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‘Modern Family’ Will Feature Transgender Child Actor Jackson Millarker

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Tomorrow night’s episode of “Modern Family” will feature a first for the ABC comedy: a performance by an openly transgender child actor. Jackson Millarker, an eight-year-old, will appear as Lily’s (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) friend Tom in “A Stereotypical Day.”

Read More: ‘Modern Family’ Cast & Writers Teach You How to Campaign For an Emmy

“This is Jackson Millarker,” wrote Ryan Case, who directed the episode, on Instagram. “He’s 8 years old, from Atlanta, and just happens to be transgender. He plays Lily’s friend Tom in this week’s Modern Family and he’s wonderful. One of the many reasons I love being a part of this show.”

Read More: Jeffrey Tambor Wins Emmy For Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Transgender characters and performers have come to increased prominence on television in recent years. Lily Cox of “Orange Is the New Black” became the first openly transgender actor to receive an Emmy nomination, »

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‘Modern Family’ Will Feature Transgender Child Actor Jackson Millarker

6 hours ago | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Tomorrow night’s episode of “Modern Family” will feature a first for the ABC comedy: a performance by an openly transgender child actor. Jackson Millarker, an eight-year-old, will appear as Lily’s (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) friend Tom in “A Stereotypical Day.”

Read More: ‘Modern Family’ Cast & Writers Teach You How to Campaign For an Emmy

“This is Jackson Millarker,” wrote Ryan Case, who directed the episode, on Instagram. “He’s 8 years old, from Atlanta, and just happens to be transgender. He plays Lily’s friend Tom in this week’s Modern Family and he’s wonderful. One of the many reasons I love being a part of this show.”

Read More: Jeffrey Tambor Wins Emmy For Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Transgender characters and performers have come to increased prominence on television in recent years. Lily Cox of “Orange Is the New Black” became the first openly transgender actor to receive an Emmy nomination, »

- Michael Nordine

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Transgender Child Actor To Guest Star On ‘Modern Family’

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This Wednesday’s episode of “Modern Family” will feature an openly-transgender eight-year-old actor. Related: ‘Transparent’ Star Jeffrey Tambor: ‘Give Transgender Talent A Chance’  On tomorrow night’s show, parents Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) allow their daughter Lily to invite her transgender friend Tom over for a play date. When Lily insults her friend, […] »

- Shakiel Mahjouri

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Modern Family to Feature First Openly Transgender Child Actor on TV

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Modern Family has broken new ground by casting 8-year-old transgender actor Jackson Millarker in a guest role, marking the first time an openly transgender child actor has appeared on television. The episode's director, Ryan Case, took to social media to share the news, writing on wrote on Instagram: "This is Jackson Millarker. He's 8 years old, from Atlanta, and just happens to be transgender. He plays Lily's friend Tom in this week's Modern Family and he's wonderful. One of the many reasons I love being a part of this show." So proud to have directed this amazing kid "Modern Family" Casts »

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TV Ratings: ‘Bull,’ ‘This Is Us’ Lead Premiere-Week Winners

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One week into the 2016-17 season, CBS’ freshmen are at the head of the fall class.

With “Bull” and “Kevin Can Wait,” the broadcast network premiered the top drama in total viewers and the top comedy in viewers and 18-49 ratings last week in Nielsen live-plus-same day numbers. The former drew a 2.6 rating among adults 18-49 and 15.6 million total viewers in its debut last Monday. The latter premiered the next night to a 2.2 in the demo and 11.1 million viewers. “Kevin Can Wait” benefited from following broadcast’s best lead-in, “The Big Bang Theory.” The Kevin James multi-camera will have to fly solo later this season when it moves up to 8 p.m. and “Big Bang” shifts to Thursday.

Premiering Friday at 8 p.m., CBS’ “MacGyver” reboot drew a respectable 1.7 demo rating and 10.9 million viewers, making it the night’s top broadcast program in both measures.

NBC’s “This Is Us” was the other big winner of premiere »

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‘Modern Family’ Casts Transgender Child Actor

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Modern Family, a show that has never been shy about breaking down barriers, is doing it again. For the first time, the series has cast an openly transgender child actor. Eight-year-old actor Jackson Millarker will appear in Wednesday’s episode as Lily’s friend Tom. Lily, of course. is the daughter of same-sex couple Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson). In the episode titled “A Stereotypical Day”, Lily invites Tom over for a play date. A partial… »

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Modern Family to Feature One of TV's First Openly Transgender Child Actors

26 September 2016 3:31 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Lily's making a landmark new friend on Modern Family.  Eight year-old transgender actor Jackson Millarker will guest star in this week's episode of Modern Family as Lily's (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) new friend, ABC confirms.  According to the official episode description, Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) think they overhear Lily insulting her new pal, and have to take a "quick look in the mirror" before they teach her a lesson about acceptance.  "So proud to have directed this amazing kid," the episode's director, Ryan Case, tweeted. She also posted a photo of herself with Millarker on Instagram.  "This is »

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‘Modern Family’ Will Feature Transgender Child Actor

26 September 2016 2:38 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

This Wednesday’s “Modern Family” will include an openly transgender child actor.

In the upcoming episode — entitled “A Stereotypical Day” — parents Cameron “Cam” (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) permit their daughter Lily (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) to have her transgender friend Tom over for a play-date. Both parents are filled with pride that they have done well in raising an accepting and open-minded child. But that pride quickly diminishes when Lily insults her friend, which they use as a teachable moment.

Lily’s playmate Tom will be played by 8-year-old transgender actor Jackson Millarker.

Ryan Case, who directed “A Stereotypical Day, posted this shot of Millarker on set. “This is Jackson Millarker,” Case announced. He’s 8 years old, from Atlanta, and just happens to be transgender. He plays Lily’s friend Tom in this week’s Modern Family and he’s wonderful. One of the many reasons I love being a part of this show.”

 

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Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Have a Kids-Free Breakfast Outing

26 September 2016 12:30 PM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner may be getting divorced, but that hasn't stopped them from still being family. The former couple were spotted taking a stroll around Santa Monica, CA, on Monday after grabbing breakfast together without their three kids, Violet, Seraphina, and Samuel. Ben and Jen appeared to have a relaxed chat as they made their way down the sunny street. The outing is just the latest we've seen of the two in recent weeks. After taking their kids to their first day of school in early September, they also attended a neighborhood block party together and shared a few smiles during a stroll in La. Related Stories:10 Things Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Have Said About Each Other Since Their SplitJennifer Garner Opens Up About Her "Modern Family" With Ben AffleckThe Way They Were: 10 Years of Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner's Relationship Moments »

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Jim Parsons and Sofia Vergara are TV’s highest paid actors

26 September 2016 4:59 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Forbes has released its list of the highest paid actors on television, with The Big Bang Theory’s Jim Parsons topping the male list ahead of co-stars Johnny Galecki, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar with earnings of $25.5 million over the past year. And while Kaley Cuoco’s $1 million-per-episode deal may be the highest on television for any actress, her earnings pale in comparison with that of Sofia Vergara, with the Modern Family star pulling in a whopping $43 million thanks to the ABC show and her various endorsements.

Actors

1. Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) – $25.5 million

2. Johnny Galecki (The Big Bang Theory) – $24 million

3. Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory) – $22.5 million

4. Kunal Nayyar (The Big Bang Theory) – $22 million

5. Mark Harmon (NCIS) – $20 million

6. Ty Burrell (Modern Family) – $12.5 million

7. Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family) – $12 million (tie)

7. Nathan Fillion (Castle) – $12 million (tie)

9. Ray Romano (Vinyl) – $12 million

10. Ed O’Neil (Modern Family) – $11.5 million

11. Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family »

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Quotes of the Week: The Good Place, Lucifer, Htgawm, The Voice and More

25 September 2016 10:33 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

If your 97-percent-full DVR wasn’t indication enough, here’s another way to tell that fall TV has officially arrived: Our Quotes of the Week gallery has doubled in size.

As we recover from the 40-plus (!) premieres that hit the airwaves this week, our round-up of memorable dialogue features such freshmen series as The Good Place, Speechless, The Exorcist and CBS’ well-rated MacGyver reboot. 

RelatedTVLine’s Performer of the Week: SpeechlessMinnie Driver

Of course, there’s also plenty of returning shows, including Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Voice and Modern Family. (Trust us, Gloria Pritchett’s quote will leave you scratching your head. »

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Julie Bowen Explains Why Her Husband Was Not at the Emmys: 'It's Tough to Be a Purse Holder'

25 September 2016 8:50 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Julie Bowen had a lot to celebrate at the Emmy awards last week. Not only was her show Modern Family up for four Emmy nominations, but she was also celebrating her 12th wedding anniversary to husband Scott Phillips. "We just had our anniversary on the day of the Emmys which was hilarious," Bowen told People at the Los Angeles Lgbt Center's 47th Anniversary Gala Vanguard awards on Saturday night. "He's come every year, he's been so supportive and this year he was playing in a tennis tournament and I wasn't nominated as an individual so I said, 'What do you »

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Julie Bowen Explains Why Her Husband Was Not at the Emmys: 'It's Tough to Be a Purse Holder'

25 September 2016 8:50 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Julie Bowen had a lot to celebrate at the Emmy awards last week. Not only was her show Modern Family up for four Emmy nominations, but she was also celebrating her 12th wedding anniversary to husband Scott Phillips. "We just had our anniversary on the day of the Emmys which was hilarious," Bowen told People at the Los Angeles Lgbt Center's 47th Anniversary Gala Vanguard awards on Saturday night. "He's come every year, he's been so supportive and this year he was playing in a tennis tournament and I wasn't nominated as an individual so I said, 'What do you »

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Jim Parsons Tops List of Highest Paid TV Actors With $25.5 Million

24 September 2016 9:10 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The Big Bang Theory” actors fill the top four slots of the 2016 “highest paid TV actors” list released by Forbes on Thursday.

Jim Parsons once again leads the pack with $25.5 million (before management fees and taxes). The four time Emmy-winning actor and his co-star Johnny Galecki, who is second on the list, both command a $1 million per episode salary. Still, “Modern Family” star Sofia Vergara, who topped the list for female TV actors clobbers their earnings with $43 million.

Simon Helberg, who also scored a supporting role in “Florence Foster Jenkins,” is third on the list with $22.5 million. Kunal Nayyar is the fourth and final star of the CBS sitcom to round out the top of the list.

While Vergara’s earnings easily top her “Modern Family” co-stars, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ed O’Neill and Eric Stonestreet all cracked the top 15 for the men.

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15. Justin Chambers — $9.5 million »

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Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello Snuggle Up on Romantic Turks and Caicos Vacation

23 September 2016 6:30 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Summer isn't over yet for Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello! The couple jetted off to Turks and Caicos Thursday after spending a few days in New York City. The Modern Family actress, 44, took to Instagram to share a sweet picture of herself cuddling her hubby at lunch - and enjoying a giant coconut! "Breakfast in NY, lunch in Turks & Caicos," she captioned the shot. Breakfast in NY lunch in Turks & Caicos A photo posted by Sofia Vergara (@sofiavergara) on Sep 22, 2016 at 11:36am Pdt She also shared an aerial shot of the ocean, captioning it with a series of palm tree emojis. »

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Forbes Reveals World's Highest-Paid TV Actors for 2016

22 September 2016 4:40 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Forbes released its list of the world's highest-paid TV actors for 2016 on Thursday, and a Big Bang Theory actor took the winning spot with his $25.5 million earnings. For another consecutive year, Jim Parsons was named number one for his leading role on the CBS comedy. Calculated from June 1, 2015 to June 1, 2016, Parsons' - who plays Sheldon Cooper on the Emmy-winning series - annual earnings came out to $25.5 million. But Parsons isn't the only Bbt actor to make the honorable list. Three fellow cast members secured top spots, including Johnny Galecki in second place with $24 million, Simon Helberg in third place with »

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Modern Family: Season Eight Ratings

22 September 2016 1:41 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

This series has been the highest-rated scripted series on ABC for some time. How long will that run continue? It's hard to imagine that Modern Family will be cancelled any time soon but could season eight or season nine be the end? Stay tuned.An ensemble comedy, Modern Family revolves around three Los Angeles families who are interrelated through Jay Pritchett (Ed O'Neill) and his two adult children (Julie Bowen and Jesse Tyler Ferguson). The rest of the family members are played by Sofía Vergara, Ty Burrell, Eric Stonestreet, Sarah Hyland, Ariel Winter, Nolan Gould, Rico Rodriguez, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Jeremy Maguire, and Brigitte the French bulldog.Read More… »

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Sofia Vergara Reveals Why She Initially Didn't Want to Date Husband Joe Manganiello

22 September 2016 1:20 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Just over a month shy of their one-year wedding anniversary, Sofia Vergara is admitting that she initially didn't want to date now husband Joe Manganiello. The Modern Family star, who wed Manganiello in November 2015, tells Harry Connick Jr. on his Harry talk show that the 39-year-old Magic Mike actor had to "convince" her to say yes to a date. "You are married to perhaps, seriously, arguably the most attractive man that ever lived," 49-year-old Connick Jr. tells Vergara on Friday's upcoming episode. "Not that's just alive." Vergara, 44, noticed his good looks before the pair became a couple, but viewed them »

- Natalie Stone, @natalie_j_stone

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