BH90210's Ian Ziering Throws Shade at The CW's 'Soapy' Follow-Up: 'No One's Going to Do a Remake of That Show'

Beverly Hills 90210‘s Ian Ziering is not keeping his opinion of The CW’s AnnaLynne McCord-fronted version zipped up. While promoting tonight’s launch of Fox’s BH90210 reboot (read our review), the franchise vet threw shade at 90210, which ran on The CW from 2008 to 2013. READ MORE

Jussie Smollett's Empire Future Confirmed: Embattled Actor Will Not Return for Final Season, Says Fox

Why did Fox extend embattled Empire star Jussie Smollett‘s contract through the sixth and final season if producers never intended to bring him back? Fox’s top exec clarified the seemingly counter-intuitive move on Wednesday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour. READ MORE

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Grey's/Station 19: New Inter-Show Romance Eyed — Plus: ABC Boss Walks Back 'Weekly Crossover' Comment

News that ABC plans to further commingle the Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19 universes has drawn a strong rebuke from fans (TVLine included), but the network’s top exec is now clarifying the merger plan. READ MORE

Constance Wu's Fresh Off the Boat Co-Stars 'Enthusiastic' About Season 6 Despite Actress' Rant, Says ABC Boss

It’s smooth sailing at Fresh Off the Boat, despite leading lady Constance Wu‘s renewal-triggered social-media meltdown last May. That’s the word from ABC entertainment president Karey Burke, who assured reporters Monday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour READ MORE