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Murphy Brown

  1. overnights
    Murphy Brown Season Finale Recap: Murphy at MidnightMurphy and Co. wrap things up with a sweet, charming reflection on a season that’s skillfully blended the new with the old.
  2. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Life During WartimeDepressed after his splashy departure from Wolf Network, Avery Brown sets out to renew his commitment to journalism.
  3. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: You’re Wheeling with the Big Dogs NowThe hard moment of truth has arrived for Avery Brown — but so has a dog!
  4. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Showdown at the Kozy KafeThe show wades into the “fake news”/free press schism with an overstuffed episode enlivened by some great character moments.
  5. premiere dates
    CBS Announces 2019 Premiere Dates for Comedies Fam and Man With a PlanThey’ll fill up the comedy lineup after Murphy Brown and Happy Together wrap up their runs.
  6. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Thanksgiving on ICEWith a Very Special Episode About Immigration that we knew was coming since Phyllis hired Miguel, the Trump-era Murphy Brown finally hits its stride.
  7. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Dial ‘M’ For MurphyIt’s Murphy’s cynicism versus Corky’s idealism when an old friend’s recovery from a coma rekindles suspicions of attempted murder.
  8. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Nighttime Is the Right TimeWith this light, smart, cameo-filled episode, the Murphy Brown revival finally becomes the show we all wanted it to be.
  9. tv ratings
    Are Network TV’s Reboots and Revivals Succeeding This Season?From The Conners to Murphy Brown, the early verdict is in.
  10. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Zhush the VoteCompeting his-and-hers newsroom antics enliven a full day of midterm-elections coverage.
  11. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: When You’ve Got It, Leak ItThe gang’s got a big story, but everyone’s under suspicion when their rivals report it first.
  12. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Debate MeMurphy takes on a Steve Bannon–esque blowhard in another ripped-from-the-headlines outing.
  13. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: APPropriate BehaviorA sexual harassment seminar dredges up some unpleasant memories that send Murphy back to reassess her past.
  14. behind the scenes
    How Murphy Brown Faked That Sarah Huckabee Sanders CameoA combination of real-life news footage, voice and body doubles, and a very particular wardrobe.
  15. overnights
    Murphy Brown Recap: Basic Maternal InstinctMurphy and Avery jockey for attention at a White House press briefing as everyone gets used to their new schedules.
  16. close reads
    Murphy Brown’s Righteous, Furious, Flawed Protest Against Sarah Huckabee SandersSure, it’s liberal wish-fulfillment. But isn’t that the point?
  17. murphy brown
    How Murphy Brown Landed a Surprise Hillary Clinton Cameo“It was actually Candice’s idea,” says creator Diane English.
  18. overnights
    Murphy Brown Season-Premiere Recap: You Had Me at HillaryMurphy returns to a changed media world, as the long-running sitcom begins a second life in the Trump era.
  19. feuds
    Murphy Brown Revival Mocks the Downfall of RoseanneWho knew network sitcoms could be so shady?
  20. premieres
    Did You Catch Murphy Brown’s ‘Tired-Ass Honky Ho’ Pillow?There’s a fun, hidden significance behind it.
  21. tv review
    Murphy Brown Is Back and Ready to Take On Donald TrumpThe feminist sitcom revival isn’t afraid to be partisan, but it still has to work out a few kinks.
  22. murphy brown
    The Murphy Brown Revival Has an Episode About a ‘Steve Bannon–Like’ FigureThere is also an episode titled “#MurphyToo.”
  23. murphy brown
    CBS All Access Is Streaming Murphy Brown, or at Least a Few Episodes of ItCBS All Access is getting 18 classic episodes of the show before its revival this fall.
  24. vulture lists
    A Complete Guide to Fall TV’s Many Reboots, Revivals, and SpinoffsA moment of silence for the mustache-less Magnum, P.I. reboot, please.
  25. aretha franklin
    Remembering Aretha Franklin’s Sweet Murphy Brown Cameo in 1991Just pure joy.
  26. tca 2018
    Yes, the Murphy Brown Revival Will Have a #MeToo Episode“We take the allegation of sexual misconduct extremely seriously,” says creator Diane English.
  27. upfronts 2018
    Watch the Trailers for the Revived Murphy Brown and CBS’s Other New TV ShowsMeet the new Magnum P.I.
  28. 2018 pilot season
    Ava DuVernay and Greg Berlanti Are Bringing a New Drama to CBSThe network announces a drama-heavy round of selections for new programming.
  29. Lady Bird’s Jake McDorman to Play Murphy Brown’s SonHe’s all grown up!
  30. Why Network TV’s Obsession With Reboots Isn’t a Bad ThingForget Peak TV: The era of Peak Reboot has arrived.
  31. tv revivals
    Candice Bergen Is Bringing Back Murphy BrownMurphy’s back for the era of cable news, social media, and fake news.
  32. CBS Orders 13 Episodes of a ‘Murphy Brown’ Revival Starring Candice BergenMurphy Brown is returning to television. According to Deadline, CBS has given a 13-episode series order to a revival of the show, which […]
  33. r.i.p.
    Murphy Brown Actor John Hostetter Dead at 69Hostetter was a prolific character actor.
  34. vulture lists
    13 TV Moms Who Thrived ProfessionallyYou know Murphy Brown and Alicia “Good Wife” Florrick shook things up, but what about the working-mom strategies forged by Miranda Hobbes and Joan Harris?
  35. sitcom smackdown
    Comedy Undercard: Murphy Brown vs. NewsRadioBattle of the newsroom comedies.
  36. 90s women
    Nostalgia Fact-Check: How Does Murphy Brown Hold Up?Groundbreaking feminist comedy or nineties relic with shoulder pads?
  37. unlikely revivals
    Will CBS Resurrect Murphy Brown?The show’s creator claims she’s been talking to the network.