| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:29 PM
At first glance, it might not seem like much, two men calling ABC’s “Modern Family” one of their favorite TV shows.
But when one is the Democratic president of the United States and the other his Republican challenger, you have to...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Jason Winer was directing Julie Bowen on first episode of "Modern Family" when inspiration struck.
"In the initial draft, Julie's character was described as mildly controlling and neurotic," Winer says of the suburban sitcom mom. "But what she didn't...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Talk about instant success. Baltimore native Jason Winer doesn't even have a name yet for his Hollywood production company. But he and his two co-creators, "The Book of Mormon" Broadway star Josh Gad and former White House speechwriter Jon Lovett, already...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 12:58 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The Emmy Awards aren't till Monday, Aug. 25, but the celebrations start early. Variety will be on hand inside the best parties around Hollywood as the stars mingle, nibble and toast to TV's finest. Here's our party report for...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Food Fighters Duff Goldman is among the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Robert Altman would be proud. His signature ensemble filmmaking style has become the norm rather than the exception in dramatic series. However magnetic the leads, they're invariably surrounded by distinctive character players who get multiple chances...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Hard work deserves recognition. And in showbiz, there is no better recognition than an award. So here are the first Emmy Tubthump Awards, which salute the innovative and/or goofy work of Emmy campaigners -- those people who work hard to make sure that you...
| Aug 1, 2014
Thirty-two years ago Charna Halpern approached Del Close with an offer. He was already a renowned director in the world of comedy, and working at Second City. She had just launched the ImprovOlympic and wanted him to teach a class.
"I heard about this...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
There’s a new “Modern Family” in Cheviot Hills, sort of.
The Los Angeles home used as the fictional family residence of Phil and Claire Dunphy on ABC’s “Modern Family” has sold for $2.15 million.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Emmy nominations have come and the field is now set. The dust has settled. The Tatiana (Maslany) torches have been extinguished and the pitchforks have been put back in the storage shed, right next to the Soviet flags hoisted by supporters of FX's "The...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:24 PM
It wouldn't be Emmy nominations morning without seeing ABC mainstay "Modern Family" on the nominees list.
The four-time Emmy-winning show's co-executive producer Christopher Lloyd was pleased by the comedy's nod when he spoke to The Times from his...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This Emmy season, there's going to be more of everything: more campaigning, more events and more media coverage. The reason: more worthy contenders. And that explains another increase: more jockeying.
The frenzy kicked off when HBO announced that "True...