Showtime Cancels ‘SMILF’ After Reports Of On-Set Misconduct

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Showtime has canceled the comedy series “SMILF” after two seasons, and ABC studios, which produces the show, has suspended a development deal with its creator, star and executive producer Frankie Shaw. The dual announcements Friday came after a December story in The Hollywood Reporter that detailed allegations of abusive on-set behavior […]

‘SMILF’ Massachusetts Tax Credits in Jeopardy

Amid an ABC investigation into creator and star Frankie Shaw’s allegedly inappropriate behavior on set, lawmakers in Massachusetts — where the Boston-set series shoots — are calling for the show’s tax incentives to be suspended pending the outcome of the studio’s probe.

‘SMILF’ Creator Cleared Of Misconduct Accusation

Women Make TV Directing Gains, Minorities Lag

Women directed a record 25% of episodic television in the 2017-18 season, an increase of 4% from the previous season, according to the Directors Guild of America study released Wednesday.

Connie Britton Joins Frankie Shaw’s ‘SMILF’

Rosie O’Donnell Joins Showtime’s Pilot ‘SMILF’