ABC Family teams up with Feeding America to give back this holiday season


 Beginning December 1st and running throughout the network's annual 25 Days of Christmas programming event, "25 Days of Giving Back" partners ABC Family with Feeding America to help families in need this holiday season. To participate, viewers can make a gift to Feeding America when they visit and then add their photo to the "25 Days of Giving Back" tree by sharing their donation on Facebook or Twitter. Donations to Feeding America are also accepted via … [Read more...]

Disney Announces Heroes Work Here – a Initiative To Hire, Train and Support Military Veterans


At Walt Disney Company’s Annual Shareholder meeting in Kansas City, President and Chief Executive Officer Robert A. Iger announced Heroes Work Here, a new company-wide initiative to hire, train and support returning veterans. The new program continues Disney’s long history of respect and appreciation for the U.S. Armed Forces by expanding the company’s commitment to recognize and honor the sacrifice and service of these men and women.Disney will provide at least 1,000 jobs and career … [Read more...]

ABC Family’s Hit Series “The Secret Life Of The American Teenager” and “Make It Or Break It” Return With New Episodes Monday, March 26


ABC Family will continue its Monday nights of original programming with the Spring returns of “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” and “Make It or Break It,” both premiering on Monday, March 26, 2012, at 8:00 PM and 9:00 PM, respectively, one week after the season finales of “Pretty Little Liars” and “The Lying Game.”Starring Golden Globe ® nominee Shailene Woodley, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” picks up right where it left off after a dramatic summer finale, with Amy … [Read more...]

ABC Family Launches “A is Everywhere” Photo Contest – Pretty Little Liars

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As the new season of ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars” draws closer, fans are seeing evil doer, “A,” in the most unusual places: on their bus rides to school, in the clouds, on mountains, in their food and even on their pets!” Inspired by fan photos of these unexpected sightings, ABC Family is launching the “A is Everywhere” photo contest on and beginning Dec. 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. PST. The person who submits the photo that gets most … [Read more...]

Disney/ABC Forms New Daytime Unit, Times Square Studios


Amid high-profile changes to the ABC daytime schedule and a forthcoming change in the Disney/ABC Television Group’s executive ranks, the network is forming a new unit to oversee its current daytime programming and develop new projects.The unit, Times Square Studios, will focus its development efforts “primarily in the areas of non-scripted lifestyle and health for daytime and syndication,” according to a company release on the move.Longtime ABC shows “The View,” “General Hospital” and … [Read more...]