Hollywood News Banter

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TV Guide magazine chief content officer Michael Schneider joins Kim Masters to discuss top entertainment news stories of the week.

- At the 2015 network TV upfronts, what's old is new again. Shows like Coach, The X-Files, Heroes Reborn and even The Muppets will all return to television in the fall. And showrunners like Dick Wolf and Shonda Rhimes continue to dominate NBC and ABC, respectively.

- Fox bids farewell to "American Idol," once the most popular show in prime-time.

- The upfronts always provide an opportunity for weird and wonderful moments. This year brought the unique duet of Bob Greenblatt on piano while Dolly Parton sang.


Kim Masters, Michael Schneider

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