| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Give this to NBC: The network knows how to play to a Chicago crowd.
The network announced Monday that Blackhawks defensemen Duncan Keith and Brent Seabrook will make guest appearances in Tuesday's episode of "Chicago Fire."
The episode is titled...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Jeff Hephner loved filming "Boss" in Chicago so much, he asked NBC to cast him in "Chicago Fire."
"I think I poured it on enough," the actor said during my Aug. 20 visit to the show's firehouse location. "I'm like, 'Listen, I really want to work there...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:18 AM
The folks at Firehouse 51 will be fighting more than fires on Season 2 of NBC's "Chicago Fire."
"There's an outside threat to the firehouse—more than one actually. One is physical and one is mental," executive producer Derek Haas said during a...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 8:36 PM
The second season of the Starz political drama "Boss" opens with Chicago Mayor Tom Kane in the desert, staring off over the barren wasteland of scorched earth.
The scene serves as apt metaphor for the situation the boss finds himself in after the series'...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:07 AM
The sophomore season of the Starz drama series turned out to be its last, but not for any lack of memorable acting by Kelsey Grammer, still ferocious as imperious - and secretly ill - Chicago Mayor Tom Kane. The saga resumes with a shocking attack that...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Apparently Chicago politicians are hot—at least the fictional kind. They appear in Fox’s “The Chicago Code,” CBS’ “The Good Wife” and, this fall, in “Boss,” a new Starz series that will begin filming...
| Oct 21, 2011
There is something essentially likable about Kelsey Grammer as a performer. That broad scholar-like forehead, the strong jaw and mild blue eyes all conspire to create the image of a sometimes bumbling but still powerful guy, best embodied by his most...
| Sep 12, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 12 â 18 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here CASHING OUT: Cathy (Laura Linney) buys a convertible with her retirement......
| Jun 6, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Film crews are taking over a downtown Joliet diner today for “Boss,” a movie about a fictional mayor of Chicago set to be released this …...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:17 PM
Dr. Frasier Crane, he's not. And that's exactly how Kelsey Grammer wants it now.
A four-time Emmy winner for playing his most popular part to date (with an additional Emmy for his recurring Sideshow Bob voice role on "The Simpsons"), the actor launches a...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 2:04 PM
While in Chicago promoting his upcoming film, "Larry Crowne," Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson visited RL in the Gold Coast Thursday and Friday. Country singer LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian had brunch at RL Sunday. Cibrian is filming NBC's...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 8:31 AM
It’s safe to say Lollapalooza didn’t have people like me in mind when choosing its headliners.
There is no hip-hop headliner like there was in 2008 (Kanye West) and 2011 (Eminem). Also, I’m too young to care that the three-day music...