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Sesame Workshop, the company behind "Sesame Street," is tackling a difficult subject for its new outreach program -- kids whose parents are incarcerated.
The outreach initiative is called "Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration." It is a bilingual, multimedia initiative that includes material that can help young children with an incarcerated parent "find support, comfort and reduced levels of anxiety and sadness," according to the Sesame Workshop website.
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Good news, Cory and Topanga fans, the "Boy Meets World" spinoff, "Girl Meets World," has been picked up for a full season.
The Disney Channel announced the news in a statement obtained by OTRC.com on Monday, June 17. The new multi-camera comedy series depicts the lives of the 1990s TV couple, played by Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel, as parents to a young girl named Riley, portrayed by Rowan Blanchard, who is 11 and previously appeared in the movie "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D."
Warning: Spoilers ahead. "True Blood," one of the most buzzed-about summer series, is set to return for its sixth season on HBO on June 16 and the show's stars appeared for the red carpet premiere in Los Angeles on Tuesday, June 11.
OTRC.com correspondent Jonathan Novack was at the premiere and got a chance to talk to the show's stars including Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Alexander Skarsgard, Joe Manganiello and more, about the new season and what fans can expect.
Check out five things we learned about season 6 of "True Blood" below.
On May 15, music mogul Diddy sent Twitter buzzing with news that he had been cast in the new season of "Downton Abbey." He also claimed that he was a big fan of the show.
"MY BIG NEWS: So happy to announce that Im a series regular on DOWNTON ABBEY-my favorite show+i'll be debuting a sneak peek tonight 12am PST," he wrote in his Tweet.
Check out photos of 'Game of Thrones' stars in character and in real life, at a red carpet premiere for the HBO show.
The series' third season finale airs on Sunday, June 9. "Game of Thrones" stars the likes of Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister, Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jaime Lannister, Maisie Williams as Arya Stark, Sophie Turner as Sansa Stark, Michelle Fairley as Catelyn Stark, Richard Madden as Robb Stark, Kit Harington as Jon Snow, Charles Dance as Tywin Lannister, Jack Gleeson as King Joffrey Baratheon and Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen.