| Sep 23, 2012
| 8:14 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Homeland" ended the four-year run of "Mad Men" to win the top drama prize at the Primetime Emmy awards on Sunday, while "Modern Family" reigned for a third year as the best comedy series on television.
"Homeland," a post 9/11...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 1:03 AM
Drama Series: Homeland
Comedy Series: Modern Family
Miniseries or Movie: Game Change
Variety, Comedy or Musical Series: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Reality-Competition Program: The Amazing Race
Host, Reality or Reality-Competition Program: Tom...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:03 AM
The post-Emmy champagne surely tasted sweet for the people at "Modern Family" and "Homeland," but they needed only to look around the Nokia Theatreto see how quickly popular tastes and Hollywood's most unpredictable awards show can change perceptions....
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:07 AM
Ladies and finances
Personal finance expert Lynnette Khalfani-Cox talks about managing finances, particularly in a time when an increasing number of women are the "breadwinners" in families. For more information, visit www.prudential.com/women.
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Nominees for the 64th Primetime Emmys include several former Chicagoans, continuing a trend from years past. The 2011 winner for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series, Plainfield native and “Mike & Molly” star Melissa McCarthy, was again...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Jesse Tyler Ferguson (“Mitch”) and Eric Stonestreet (“Cameron”), two of the stars in the Emmy Award winning sitcom "Modern Family" will be "in conversation" Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Mortenen Hall at Hartford's Bushnell Center...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:46 AM
HOLLYWOOD -- "Modern Family"is a happy family once again.
Key members of the cast of the hit comedy "Modern Family" have signed new deals with 20th Century Fox Television, the studio that produces the show for ABC said Friday.
The agreements come just...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Stars of the hit ABC comedy"Modern Family" agreed to new contracts on Friday, ending a dispute that erupted in public just as the show prepared to start work on a fourth season.
Show creator Steve Levitan said the six adult cast members who had...
| Feb 7, 2013
Debilitatingly witless, "Identity Thief" strands Melissa McCarthy and Jason Bateman on the shoulder of its own road-trip premise, an artificial construct reminiscent of "Due Date." Remember "Due Date," that sour thing with Robert Downey Jr. and Zach...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Steven Soderbergh, rightly considered one of Hollywood’s smartest movie makers, is at his cleverest in "Side Effects," a canny, cunning big-idea thriller in a minor key, an engrossing zeitgeist whodunit about Wall...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 2:32 PM
After its first act, "Identity Thief" becomes a predictable, mildly amusing road trip comedy.
This is actually a really good creative decision because the film is effectively cutting its losses after realizing that it can't keep milking laughs from...