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  1. witch week
    How Hocus Pocus Became an Enduring Halloween HitThe 1993 Disney comedy has had a shockingly successful afterlife.
  2. Why Pretty Little Liars Was Such a Crucial Hit for FreeformThe teen drama helped to transform a network once known best for its Gilmore Girls reruns.
  3. Freeform Developing Comedy Series from The Lonely Island, Elizabeth Banks, […]ABC Family is rebranding this year under the new name Freeform, and according to Deadline, the network just added some comedies to its […]
  4. cancellations
    Switched at Birth to End After Its Fifth SeasonCreator Lizzy Weiss announced the news Friday.
  5. television critics association
    ABC Family President Defends Name Change and Talks About What ‘Freeform’ MeansHowever, he didn’t say why they didn’t just rename the channel “The Pretty Little Liars Channel.”
  6. why?
    Pat Robertson’s 700 Club Will Be On ForeverOn the network that brings you The Fosters and Pretty Little Liars.
  7. yuletube
    25 Days of Christmas Is a Gift to ABC FamilyLove of the holidays alone doesn’t explain why the 25 Days of Christmas franchise is so popular with younger audiences.
  8. the industry
    ABC Family Is Changing Its Name to … Freeform?As part of a rebranding strategy.
  9. the industry
    Nicki Minaj Lands ABC Family Sitcom About Her ChildhoodIt will be based on Minaj’s experience growing up as an immigrant in Queens.
  10. Nicki Minaj to Produce and Appear in an Autobiographical ABC Family ComedyNicki Minaj is headed to ABC Family to create and appear in her very own comedy series. Deadline reports that the network has ordered a […]
  11. ABC Family Orders a Pilot from ‘The Office’s Lee Eisenberg, Gene […]Former Office writers and producers Lee Eisenberg, Gene Stupnitsky, and Danny Chun have a new pilot in the works at ABC Family. According to […]
  12. ABC Family Orders Two Single-Cam Comedy PilotsABC Family just greenlit two new comedy pilots. THR reports that the network has added two single-cam shows called Tough Cookie and Kevin From […]
  13. vulture compendium
    The 100 Craziest Moments in Pretty Little Liars HistoryIn honor of its 100th episode.
  14. vulture tv awards
    Vulture TV Awards: The Year’s Best Teen Show Is The FostersActually just a genuinely good show, teen or not.
  15. pilot season
    ABC Family Pulls the Plug on Alice in Arabia After the script confirms Muslim activists’ fears about stereotyping.
  16. teen girl squad
    ABC Family Giving The Fosters a Web SeriesAhem, that show deserves a real spinoff.
  17. abc family
    90210’s Spelling & Garth Will Reunite on TV ShowIt’s called Mystery Girls.
  18. pilots
    ABC Family Developing Another ThrillerFrom Switched at Birth creator Lizzy Weiss.
  19. adaptations
    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle TV Show Coming to ABC FamilyMore murder shows!
  20. tv review
    Review: Pretty Little Liars Spinoff RavenswoodAnother functional yet fundamentally uninspired teen show!
  21. renewals
    ABC Family Renews Switched at BirthJoy.
  22. teen beat
    ABC Family: A Respite From TV’s Overwhelming SamenessOn Mondays, enjoy stories about an interracial lesbian couple raising foster children. On Tuesdays, murder.
  23. bunheads watch
    Is Bunheads Doomed? Why the Beloved Ballet Series Could Still Come BackLet’s focus on the positive, shall we?
  24. would you prefer crying children?
    Reality Show Spell-Mageddon to Hit ABC FamilyS-O-U-N-D-S-C-O-O-L
  25. spinoffs
    Get Ready for a Pretty Little Liars SpinoffCalled Ravenswood.
  26. tv
    Bunheads’ Julia Goldani Telles Does Teen Turmoil En Pointe“I was telling a director the other day, ‘Just scream at me! Tell me I’m terrible!’ … “
  27. teen beat
    In Praise of Switched at BirthWould you like to learn how to say “I’m sorry” in ASL?
  28. romance
    Nicholas Sparks Is Working on Three New TV ShowsWe’re sobbing already!
  29. canceled
    ABC Family Finally Cancels Secret Life of the American TeenagerSorry, Molly Ringwald.
  30. pilots
    ABC Family Continues to Out-CW the CWThe network green-lighted two more dramas.
  31. chat room
    Sutton Foster and Kelly Bishop Talk Bunheads Which one of them has never done a real shot before?
  32. renewals
    Good News, Bunheads-heads! Grand jete, everyone!
  33. in development
    ABC Family Developing Now and Then TV SeriesFrom Pretty Little Liars’s I. Marlene King, who also wrote the movie.
  34. tv ratings
    TNT’s Dallas Reboot: Who Watched J.R.?Also: Bunheads and The Glee Project are kinda tanking.
  35. casting couch
    Gilmore Girls’ Kelly Bishop Joins Gilmore Girls Creator’s ShowGilmore Girls reunion!
  36. pickups
    ABC Family Picks Up Sutton Foster–Led DramaFrom Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman Palladino.
  37. tv
    Jennie Garth to Lead ABC Comedy Pilot Village PeopleThe 90210 alumna will act and executive produce along with Meg DeLoatch.
  38. tv
    ABC Family Kills Chloe King, Green-lights Amy Sherman-Palladino Pilot’Make It or Break It’ got renewed, too. Phew!
  39. clickables
    Guess How Many Times ‘Sex’ Is Said in One Secret Life of an American Teenager EpisodeThis is what the kids are up to over on ABC Family.
  40. practical magic
    Nicole Kidman’s 1998 Classic Practical Magic May Live AgainAs a TV show.
  41. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Ray Liotta Joining Jennifer Aniston on a CommuneAnd Lisa Oz to get her own talk show.
  42. cancellation watch
    ABC Family Cancels HugeAfter one season.
  43. abc family
    Radio Exec Named Next ABC Family PresidentMichael Riley replaces Paul Lee.
  44. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Skarsgard, CooperPlus: Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum take a ‘Vow.’
  45. clear eyes
    Friday Night Lights Will Try to Attract Audience in SyndicationOn ABC Family.
  46. the industry
    Zachary Quinto to Do His Best GershwinPlus: Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence together at last!
  47. the industry
    Frank Langella to Teach Shia LaBeouf a Thing or TwoPlus: Hilary Duff goes undercover.
  48. trainwrecks
    The Fug Girls Play Career Counselor to Lindsay LohanHer “best bet actually may be to stop trying altogether.”
  49. the industry
    Buzz Bissinger’s ‘Barbaro’ Bought By BergPlus Kevin Reilly, Nicole Kidman, Deborah Harry, and Shannon Doherty.