NEW YORK (AP) — CBS defended its decision to renew the drama series "Bull" after settling a sexual harassment claim against its star Michael Weatherly, saying the actor "owned" and apologized for...
Dushku says CBS agreed to monitor ‘Bull’ star’s behavior
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Eliza Dushku says she struggled with her decision to keep quiet about the sexual harassment she says she endured from the star of the CBS show "Bull," weighing her desire to keep her ordeal private against her worry that it would be swept under the rug.
Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women’s rights groups
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS on Friday pledged to give $20 million to 18 organizations dedicated to eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace as the network tries to recover from a scandal that led to the ouster of its top executive, Les Moonves.
The announcement comes as the network's crisis deepens, with details emerging from an ongoing investigation into Moonves' conduct and news surfacing of other instances of sexual misconduct at CBS.
CBS settled with Dushku over ‘Bull’ star’s sexual comments
LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS reached a $9.5 million confidential settlement last year with actress Eliza Dushku after on-set sexual comments from Michael Weatherly, star of the network's show "Bull," made her uncomfortable when she was beginning a run as a recurring character.
CBS confirmed the settlement Thursday night in a statement to The Associated Press.
CBS star Weatherly says Moonves situation is ‘complicated’
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Weatherly is a fixture at CBS. He played Anthony DiNozzo on "NCIS" from its premiere in 2003 until 2016, when he left to star in his own CBS series, "Bull."
It's that history with the network that Weatherly says makes it difficult to comment on Les Moonves' resignation earlier this month as chief of CBS amid sexual misconduct allegations.
Michael Weatherly: CBS is ‘a complicated place to be’
Michael Weatherly doesn't seem like the star of "Bull" so much as its gracious host - at least, if you're visiting the Brooklyn, N.Y., sound stage where his new CBS drama is filmed.
Oh, there's no question Weatherly is the show's leading man. He's got the title role of Dr. Jason Bull, whose mix of psychological training, gut instinct and predictive algorithms has made Bull the nation's go-to jury consultant.
Verdict: Michael Weatherly pleased with legal drama ‘Bull’
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Weatherly doesn't seem like the star of "Bull" so much as its gracious host — at least, if you're visiting the Brooklyn, New York, sound stage where his new CBS drama is filmed.
Oh, there's no question Weatherly is the show's leading man. He's got the title role of Dr. Jason Bull , whose mix of psychological training, gut instinct and predictive algorithms has made Bull the nation's go-to jury consultant.
Football, a debate and a few new shows scored big in ratings
NEW YORK (AP) — NFL football topped the ratings last week, while the first presidential debate won lots of viewers across multiple channels.
But "Bull" held the fifth-place spot that its debut airing won the week before. The legal drama, which stars Michael Weatherly as a trial consultant in a story loosely based on Dr. Phil McGraw's life, logged 13.6 million viewers to remain the most-watched freshman series thus far in this young season.
If you watch soap operas, your dating life might be a washout. That’s according a new study from EliteSingles showing that, among other things, 47 percent of American singles think that liking “The Young and the Restless” makes you less attractive.