J.Lo-Produced TV Pilot About Multi-Ethnic Family With Lesbian Moms…

Americans love family-oriented TV shows, from Donna Reed and Leave It To Beaver to The Brady Bunch, The Cosby Show and Modern Family. As American families have changed, so have the families on TV: We're seeing more families of color, single moms, and gay dads. But a new pilot — produced by Jennifer Lopez and just given … » 8/24/12 3:30pm 8/24/12 3:30pm

Shonda Rhimes Disappointed in Lack of Diversity on Bunheads

Ballet-oriented TV show Bunheads premiered on ABC Family Monday night, and already, after just one episode, Shonda Rhimes — the creative force behind ABC shows Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice and Scandal — has a problem with the series. » 6/14/12 12:20pm 6/14/12 12:20pm

Huge: How Your Weight Affects Your Family Dynamic

Last night's episode of Huge — the fat camp drama from My So-Called Life's Winnie Holzman — dealt with Parents' Day, giving us a chance to see painfully embarrassing parents, and how weight plays a part in the family dynamic. » 8/24/10 12:46pm 8/24/10 12:46pm

Huge: When Losing Weight Doesn't Feel Like A Victory

Last night on Huge — a show from the creator of My So-Called Life — Camp Victory held a weigh-in. The face of each camper stepping on the scale told a different story: Anxious, terrified, excited, nervous, pessimistic, hopeful. » 8/10/10 2:04pm 8/10/10 2:04pm

Finding Humor In Swimsuits & Love Handles

It's impressive how much gets packed into this show: Lying, cheating, stealing, nice guys, guys who are no good, jealousy, toxic friendships, keeping up appearances, managing expectations. But some of the best moments are the quick hits, the one-liners. » 7/20/10 10:46am 7/20/10 10:46am