After airing just two of its completed 13 episodes, CBS has pulled the low-rated legal drama “Doubt” from its schedule.
The network didn’t call the move a “cancellation,” saying that the series, which starred Katherine Heigl, could return at some point in the future — probably during the summer, when the remaining 11 episodes could be burned off with less worry about a paltry viewership.Read more
If the annual Oscar campaigns are convinced of nothing else — other than the greatness of whatever film they represent — it’s their own importance. The message of this elongated award season is: “See this movie or be left adrift in the cultural conversation motion pictures gratefully provide.”Read more
Ransom When a U.S. senator’s (Tzi Ma) daughter is kidnapped, Eric (Luke Roberts) and the team’s investigation leads back to the politician, who has dark secrets. 8 p.m. CBS
Dr. Jeff: Rocky Mountain Vet Two sisters rush their tiny dog to the clinic after the pup sustains a life-threatening brain injury in this new episode. 9 p.m.Read more
The musical “La La Land” leads the field with 14 nominations at the 89th Academy Awards, a.k.a. “The Oscars.” Jimmy Kimmel serves as master of ceremonies at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. 5:30 p.m. ABC
Turn down for what?! Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne’s new “Neighbors” are a rowdy frat run by Zac Efron in this rauchy 2014 comedy. 9 p.m.Read more
VICE It’s the return of the weekly news magazine providing in-depth coverage of news that is often overlooked by mainstream media, returns. The season premiere profiles Bashar Assad, Syria’s president. 7:30 p.m.Read more
The executive producers of the new Fox television series "24: Legacy" apologized Thursday for using video of a terror attack at a Kenya mall that killed 67 people.
The video of the September 2013 attack on Westgate mall in Kenya's capital was used to depict a fictional terror attack in Egypt in the show's fourth episode, which aired Monday.
"We regretfully included news footage of an attack in Nairobi.Read more