Robin Williams

FILE - In this July 29, 2013 file photo, actor Robin Williams participates in the "The Crazy Ones" panel at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File)

Robin Williams pursues ongoing 12-step treatment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robin Williams is reconnecting with the 12-step program during a brief stay at a Minnesota facility. A spokeswoman for the 62-year-old actor-comedian says Williams planned the visit as a respite to […]

07/01/2014

Robin Williams appears onstage at The 2012 Comedy Awards in New York.  (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)

Williams in talks to reprise ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ role

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox 2000 is developing the sequel to the 1993 hit comedy “Mrs. Doubtfire,” which starred Robin Williams. The follow-up will be penned by “Elf” writer David Berenbaum, the studio’s spokeswoman, Chelsey […]

04/17/2014

TV ratings

CBS No. 1 for viewers in new TV season’s 2nd week

NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of new CBS shows have fared well in the prime-time TV ranking. One big winner was the sitcom “The Millers.” The Nielsen ratings company says it premiered in 10th […]

10/08/2013

Comedian Jonathan Winters

Groundbreaking improv comic Jonathan Winters dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Jonathan Winters, whose breakneck improvisations inspired Robin Williams, Jim Carrey and many others, has died at age 87.

04/12/2013