List of programs broadcast by American Broadcasting Company

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The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a commercial broadcast television network that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. Headquartered on Columbus Avenue and West 66th Street in Manhattan, ABC is the fifth-oldest major broadcasting network in the world. The following is a list of all television programming that ABC has broadcast since it began its TV operations in 1948.

Current programming[edit]

Ellen Pompeo, star of the drama series Grey's Anatomy
Sofia Vergara, star of the sitcom Modern Family
Jack Hanna, host of Jack Hanna's Wild Adventure

Note: Titles are listed in order of debut followed by the year in parentheses.

Dramas[edit]

Title Premiere date Current season
Grey's Anatomy March 27, 2005 13
Once Upon a Time October 23, 2011 6
Scandal April 5, 2012 5
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. September 24, 2013 4
How to Get Away with Murder September 25, 2014 3
American Crime March 5, 2015 2
Secret and Lies March 1, 2015 2
Quantico September 27, 2015 2
The Catch March 24, 2016 1
Designated Survivor September 21, 2016 1
Notorious September 22, 2016 1

Comedies[edit]

Title Premiere date Current season
Modern Family September 23, 2009 8
The Middle September 30, 2009 7
Last Man Standing October 11, 2011 6
The Goldbergs September 24, 2013 4
Black-ish September 24, 2014 3
Fresh Off the Boat February 4, 2015 2
Dr. Ken October 2, 2015 2
The Real O'Neals March 2, 2016 1
Speechless September 21, 2016 1

Reality / non-scripted[edit]

Title Premiere date Current season
America's Funniest Home Videos November 26, 1989 26
The Bachelor March 25, 2002 20
The Bachelorette January 8, 2003 12
Dancing with the Stars June 1, 2005 23
Shark Tank August 9, 2009 8
Bachelor in Paradise August 4, 2014 3
BattleBots June 21, 2015 2
Beyond the Tank May 1, 2015 2
Boston EMS July 25, 2015 2
The Great Holiday Baking Show November 30, 2015 1
My Diet Is Better Than Yours January 7, 2016 1

Game shows[edit]

Title Premiere date Current season
500 Questions May 20, 2015 2
Celebrity Family Feud June 21, 2015 2
To Tell the Truth June 14, 2016 1
The $100,000 Pyramid June 26, 2016 1
Match Game June 26, 2016 1

Awards shows / beauty pageants[edit]

Late night shows[edit]

Talk shows[edit]

News and information[edit]

Main article: ABC News

Saturday morning[edit]

  • Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (2011)
  • Sea Rescue (2012)
  • The Wildlife Docs (2013)
  • Outback Adventures with Tim Faulkner (2014-2015; 2016)
  • Rock This Park (2015)

Soap operas[edit]

Movie presentations[edit]

Sports[edit]

Main article: ESPN on ABC

Football:

Professional basketball:

College football:

Tennis:

  • Wimbledon (replayed coverage from ESPN), which includes:
    • The Gentlemen's Finals
    • The Ladies' Finals

Auto racing:

Misc:

Sports anthology:

Future programming[edit]

Comedies[edit]

Dramas[edit]

Game shows[edit]

In development[edit]

Saturday morning[edit]

  • Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin (October 1, 2016)

Former programming[edit]

Action-adventure series[edit]

Comedy-drama[edit]

Drama series[edit]

Science-fiction series[edit]

Westerns[edit]

Game shows[edit]

Miniseries[edit]

News/information programming[edit]

Primetime animation[edit]

Reality/non-scripted programming[edit]

Saturday morning[edit]

Sitcoms[edit]

Soap operas/daytime serials[edit]

Sports[edit]

Sunday morning[edit]

Talk shows[edit]

Variety series[edit]

Other[edit]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ http://deadline.com/2016/05/notorious-comedy-imaginary-mary-picked-up-to-series-at-abc-1201754944/
  2. ^ http://deadline.com/2016/05/notorious-comedy-imaginary-mary-picked-up-to-series-at-abc-1201754944/
  3. ^ Mitovich, Matt Webb & Michael Ausiello (May 17, 2016). "ABC Fall Schedule: Scandal Delayed, Kiefer Replaces Nashville, Middle and S.H.I.E.L.D. on the Move". TVLine. Retrieved May 17, 2016. 
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "'Still Star-Crossed': Romeo & Juliet Sequel ABC Pilot Finds Its Juliet". Variety.com. Retrieved 16 April 2016. 
  5. ^ http://deadline.com/2016/08/abc-ten-days-in-the-valley-series-kyra-sedgwick-star-1201798256/
  6. ^ http://variety.com/2016/tv/news/abc-orders-time-after-time-from-kevin-williamson-to-series-1201773316/
  7. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth. "Guy Pearce, Mary-Louise Parker, Rachel Griffiths to Star in ABC Gay Rights Miniseries 'When We Rise'". Variety.com. Retrieved 22 March 2016. 
  8. ^ "ABC Orders Game Show Based on Jimmy Kimmel Segment 'Who Knows?'". The Hollywood Reporter. February 8, 2016. 
  9. ^ "ABC Orders Game Show 'Big Fan' from Jimmy Kimmel and Banijay Studios". Variety. February 8, 2016. 
  10. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth. "Kerry Washington Developing Female LAPD Drama 'Patrol' at ABC (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety.com. Retrieved 31 August 2016. 
  11. ^ Nellie Andreeva. "ABC Nabs 'Start Up' Comedy Starring & Directed by Zach Braff As Put Pilot". Deadline. Retrieved August 30, 2016. 
  12. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "'Magnum P.I.' Sequel About His Daughter In Works At ABC From John Rogers & Eva Longoria". Deadline.com. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  13. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "ABC Developing 'Cagney & Lacey'-Esque Female Police Drama". Deadline.com. Retrieved 24 September 2016.