Once Upon a TimeLatest News and Opinion
Posted Thursday 2/22/18 at 3:48AM EST
Once Upon a Time's Michael Coleman accused of sexual harassment
Coleman, who recurred in more than 30 episodes of the ABC drama as the dwarf Happy, has stepped down from a Vancouver arts school he co-owned amid sexual harassment allegations. Coleman agreed to sell his ownership stake and resign as artistic director at SchoolCreative: Institute for the Arts.
Posted Tuesday 2/13/18 at 7:30PM EST
Once Upon a Time's Josh Dallas lands the male lead on NBC's Manifest
The mystery thriller pilot about a disappearing plane has also tapped Valor's Melissa Roxburgh as the female lead.
Posted Wednesday 2/07/18 at 9:09PM EST
Once Upon a Time cast and creators thank fans for the outpouring of support following the cancelation news
“What an amazing life changing journey of magic and hope!” original cast member Jennifer Morrison wrote on Instagram. “Grateful,” added Rebecca Mader. “This is the first word that comes to my mind when I think of #onceuponatime This role of #Zelena came to me at a time in my life when I needed it most.”
Posted Tuesday 2/06/18 at 4:08PM EST
Once Upon a Time will end with Season 7
Ratings for the Disney-themed fairy tale drama have tumbled 35% since it was moved from Sundays to Fridays. In fact, Once Upon a Time's disappointing performance, including hitting series lows, has hurt the network that has traditionally done well on Friday nights. “For seven years, they have captivated us with their creativity and passion while reimagining some of our most beloved Disney fairytales, creating an undeniable global hit,” ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey said in a statement. “Saying goodbye will be bittersweet, but Once Upon a Time will forever be part of the ABC legacy and we can’t wait for fans to join us in this epic final chapter.”
Posted Tuesday 1/30/18 at 4:45PM EST
Once Upon a Time casts Prince Naveen role
Beyond star Jeff Pierre has been tapped to play Prince Naveen opposite Mekia Cox’s Princess Tiana.
Posted Monday 1/08/18 at 5:52PM EST
ABC is “cautiously optimistic” of bringing Once Upon a Time back for Season 8
“It’s always hard at this point in January to know because some of it’s also dependent on your new development and how you feel about some of those things,” explained ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey, “so that’s part of why it’s really hard at the top of the year to really know what’s going to happen.”
Posted Thursday 12/21/17 at 10:23PM EST
Where did Once Upon a Time go wrong?
The ABC drama has wasted so much potential, says Jennifer Still. “Now, having just finished its sixth season, the series bears no resemblance to the vibrant, inspiring, fun show it once was,” she says. “What has emerged in its place is a nonsensical spattering of random storylines which make little sense and have so few stakes that they’re nearly impossible to become invested in or care about at all.”
Posted Wednesday 11/15/17 at 1:33PM EST
Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Once Upon a Time are among the shows likely to be canceled
According to The Wrap, The Exorcist and Great News also appear to be on the bubble -- though Tina Fey might save the latter.
Posted Saturday 11/11/17 at 3:34AM EST
Lana Parilla was immediately up for Once Upon a Time’s “bold and risky” reboot
Parilla was able to have a voice in the Season 7 plan to shake up the series.
Posted Friday 10/27/17 at 10:04PM EDT
Once Upon a Time star thanks fans for “amazing rollercoaster”
Friday’s episode was the culmination of six seasons.
Posted Friday 9/29/17 at 4:13PM EDT
American Idol is forcing the displacement of Once Upon a Time, Shark Tank and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. to new timeslots
Even though Idol doesn’t arrive until midseason, ABC is preparing for its arrival by moving some long-running series to new nights. “We started with Idol and backed into the rest of the schedule,” says Andy Kubitz, ABC’s chief scheduler. According to Adweek, the most likely landing spot for Idol is on Sundays
Posted Wednesday 9/20/17 at 2:21PM EDT
Once Upon a Time is bringing back Rebecca Mader
She’ll reprise her role as Zelena, the Wicked Witch, in multiple Season 7 episodes.
Posted Friday 9/08/17 at 5:42PM EDT
Once Upon a Time gets a new Rapunzel
Meegan Warner, of TURN: Washington‘s Spies, will take over the role first played by Chicago Fire‘s Alexandra Metz in Season 3.
Posted Thursday 8/31/17 at 2:44AM EDT
Once Upon a Time books Robin Givens
She’ll guest as Tiana’s mother.