Melissa Rycroft is a co-host for the Morning Dose wake-up program, a former dancer and reality television personality. She participated as a bachelorette on the thirteenth season of ABC's The Bachelor, on the CMT reality TV series Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders: Making the Team, and on the eighth and fifteenth seasons of ABC's Dancing with the Stars. Rycroft went on to host reality-TV competition shows such as Bachelor Pad and Redneck Island. Before all her success, Rycroft spent a season as a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader.
FILE - This March 29, 2012, file photo, shows the beef product that critics call "pink slime" during a plant tour of Beef Products Inc. in South Sioux City, Neb. Disney has reported spending $177 million on a legal settlement during the quarter that its subsidiary ABC and a South Dakota meat producer announced a settlement in a high-profile defamation lawsuit. ABC and South Dakota-based Beef Products Inc. announced their settlement in June 2017, but its terms are confidential. BPI sued ABC in 2012 over its reports on a beef product that critics dubbed "pink slime." (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
In this undated image released by ABC, shows the cast members of "Roseanne," Michael Fishman as DJ Conner, seated from left, Roseanne Barr as Roseanne Barr, John Goodman as Dan Conner, and second row from left, Sara Gilbert as Darlene Conner, Alicia Goranson as Becky Conner and Laurie Metcalf as Jackie Harris. The original cast of "Roseanne" will return to ABC two decades after it wrapped its hit series, the network said Tuesday in announcing its 2017-18 season plans. (Dan Watson/ABC via AP)
Directors Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville show what happened when in 1968 when ABC in hiring public intellectuals William F. Buckley Jr. and Gore Vidal to provide commentary during the Republican and Democratic national conventions.
ABC's "8 Simple Rules," which starred the late John Ritter — one the 12 sitcom fathers studied — featured dialogue that included hurtful things to their children. The study appeared in Psychology of Popular Media Culture this month. (ABC)
This photo provided by ABC shows, Desmond Harrington, left, and Christina DeRosa, in a scene from the new television drama series, “The Astronauts Wives Club,” premiering Thursday, June 18, 2015, (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Cook Allender/ABC via AP)
FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks to members of the media as his partner, Sandra Lee, looks on after casting his ballot, in Mount Kisco, N.Y. In an interview that aired Tuesday, May 12, 2015, on ABC's "Good Morning America, " Lee said she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
Iraq War veteran and double amputee Noah Galloway blew away the judges Monday night on the season 20 premiere of ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," after dancing a cha cha with troupe member Sharna Burgess. (ABC via CNS News)
Desiree Hartsock, a fan favorite on the ABC series "The Bachelor" and star of "The Bachelorette," will reportedly wed "Bachelorette" co-star Chris Siegfried this weekend. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)
A Florida father looking to punish his daughter without committing a crime had a deputy come supervise him spanking her, according to the Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office, a local ABC affiliate reported. (WPBF)
Carla Hall, co-host of ABC's "The Chew," will co-host the Chefs Take a Stand event on Thursday, which will be held at the Carnegie Library (801 K St. NW) from 7 to 9:30 p.m. (Associated Press) **FILE**
Todd Bridges is best known for his childhood role as 'Willis' Jackson on the NBC/ABC sitcom Diff'rent Strokes, and for his recurring role as Monk on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris. He was a comedic commentator from 2008-2013 on the television series TruTV Presents: World's Dumbest... which airs on truTV.
Before Leonardo DiCaprio became one of Hollywood's biggest stars, he was a recurring cast member on the ABC sitcom Growing Pains, playing Luke Brower, a homeless boy who is taken in by the Seaver family.
Alyssa Milano is known for portraying Samantha Micelli on the ABC sitcom series Who's the Boss? (1984-92), Jennifer Mancini on the Fox soap opera Melrose Place (1997-98), and Phoebe Halliwell on The WB series Charmed (1998-2006). Since 2013, she has played Savannah Davis in the ABC drama Mistresses. Milano, 41, is married to CAA agent David Bugliari. They have two children: son Milo Thomas and daughter Elizabella Dylan.
In this Wed., Aug. 27, 2014 photo provided by ABC, Diane Sawyer signs off on her last broadcast as anchor of "World News," in New York. Sawyer told viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight. She will be replaced next week by David Muir. (AP Photo/ABC, Ida Mae Astute)