| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:27 AM
“Breaking Bad” will soon have more opportunities to add to its crowded trophy case, with the celebrated series picking up four nominations for its final season from the Writers Guild of America on Thursday.
Vince Gilligan’s series...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Orange Is the New Black" received four nominations and "House of Cards" three for the WGA Awards in television, which will be presented Feb. 1.
The digitally distributed Netflix series were announced in July as eligible by the WGA. "Orange Is the New...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:43 AM
As the queen of everything right now, especially the Internet, "Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence topped another list this week -- top reblogged actress on Tumblr for 2013.
The blogging site released its list of top-reblogged actors and actresses...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 8:44 AM
It takes a lot to overshadow Lady Gaga, especially on a night in which she’s the sole name on the “Saturday Night Live” bill. However, after her two musical performances, many people were asking, “Who are those people, and is...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Merry Thanksmas! The two big, upcoming holidays get all jumbled up together this week, TV-wise. Elsewhere, check out dogs, Muppets and parades. Here's what caught my eye on the television schedule this week:
"The 2013 American Music Awards,"...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Carol Burnett made the world laugh, Carl Reiner says. She pulled off that feat with zany characters, stunning costumes and hilarious sketches, especially movie parodies. Didn't many of us learn movie history from her?
Fans will appreciate the funny,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:04 PM
"The Day of the Doctor" (BBC America, Saturday), "The Night of the Doctor" and "The Last Day" (online, at your will), "An Adventure in Space and Time" (BBC America, Friday). "Doctor Who," the television show/British national monument about an alien...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Continuing its tradition of selecting names that sound a little like made-up nouns from Middle-earth (hi, Rainey Qualley!), the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has named Sosie Bacon as Miss Golden Globe for its ceremony on Jan 12.
Bacon is the daughter...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:19 AM
The weekend highlights include a global celebration, awards, several TV legends, big guest stars and a series-altering plot twist. The highlights by day:
1. ABC presents the American Music Awards at 8 p.m., and the telecast should bring in...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Has "The Daily Show" supplanted "Saturday Night Live" as a launching pad for modern comedy talent? It's a judgment call, but in light of the latest budding star to break out of the former, a barroom debate well worth having.
Word that John Oliver has...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:44 AM
By now, you know whether you're "in" or "out" when it comes to Springfield's most famous family, the stars of television's longest-running scripted series ... with no end in immediate sight.
If you're "in," you know what to do regarding this round of...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Rob Lowe stopped by "Late Show With David Letterman" on Tuesday and chatted a little about his impending departure from the NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation."
Lowe revealed that his final episode, as well as that of co-star Rashida Jones, will be shot...