| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:44 PM
“Big Brother” didn't score the biggest ratings this summer, but CBS has renewed it for next summer. And for good reason. The CBS show delivered a season that will be studied by anyone fascinated by the pull of reality television. Wednesday's...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
It's a big night for reality television, and that will send many viewers scurrying to other channels Wednesday. The highlights: 1. “Survivor” begins its 25th edition at 8 on CBS, moves to the Philippines and opens with a 90-minute episode....
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Christiane Amanpour was spotted Friday by our own Hilary Phelps at Bar Boulud, a restaurant near Lincoln Center frequented by New York Fashion Week attendees. The veteran journo was eating soup and sipping on what appeared to be a pink grapefruit...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:49 PM
A nation of predominantly couch-bound television watchers got some bad news tonight, as President Barack Obama accepted his party's nomination and delivered the following line: "America's not about what can be done for us, it's about what can be done by...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Thousands tune in each week to watch his signature sass. The fact is, for someone who has a larger than life personality, at heart, he is a small town boy.
"I'm just MaCray, crazy MaCray," says MaCray Huff.
Macray as he's known, is one of the stars...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 1:21 PM
At nine months of age, they hadn't yet left the hospital, the babies standing at the crib rail. And yet the Henn quadruplets, photographed weeks before they left St. Agnes in October 1947, were already veterans of the international media spotlight —...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 11:18 PM
Newport Harbor High product Cody Caldwell was recently selected to participate in the U.S. men's junior national training team in Colorado Springs, Colo.
He is among 18 players competing for 12 roster spots on a team that will compete at the NORCECA...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 4:34 AM
After a three-week hiatus during the Olympic games, or as I like to call them, "Planet Earth's Got Talent," the seventh season of "America's Got Talent" returns tonight.
From here on out, I will be your recapper. And who am I? Well, I'm a Baltimore-based...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 5:13 PM
SANTA MONICA — Aras Baskauskas concentrated on his cocophoria sandwich before talking about his new solo album, "The Tree and the River."
"I need to get better at talking and chewing at the same time," the UC Irvine alumnus and "Survivor" winner...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Olympic gold-medal swimmer Ryan Lochte confirmed this morning that he's considering a jump into reality television. In an interview on NBC's “Today,” the Port Orange athlete threw out two ABC series as possibilities: “The Bachelor”...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:09 AM
We may have bigger problems than being fans of "The Bachelor" series, watching it every week and writing this blog.
"The Bachelor Pad" is now consuming our random thoughts. Questions like, "do these people have full time jobs?" come to mind while I'm...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A reality television series and other original streaming video content could be Twitter's next step in its mission to brand itself a media business and not just a social network.
A report on AdWeek shows that Twitter officials have been "actively...