| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Robin Williams, who was found dead on Monday in a suspected suicide, was discovered by much of America on TV through his attention-grabbing guest appearances as the alien Mork on the hit sitcom "Happy Days." He returned to TV again for his last major role...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Comedian Jay Leno has been tapped by the Kennedy Center to receive this year's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
The award will be presented Oct. 19 at a Kennedy Center ceremony to be broadcast Nov. 23 on PBS stations. The comedy award,...
| May 8, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble are being revived, with Warner Bros. launching development of an animated "Flintstones" movie based on the iconic TV series.
The studio has hired Chris Henchy, partner with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay at Gary Sanchez...
| May 5, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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30 for 30 A new "Soccer Stories" recalls the...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:30 AM
In a nail-biting photo finish, "12 Years a Slave" was crowned best picture of the 86th Academy Awards, besting the night's most popular film, "Gravity," which won a total of seven awards.
But that wasn't the only eyebrow-raising moment of the night....
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:02 AM
ABC's beltway drama "Scandal" was Thursday night's highest-rated show while Fox's new comedy "Surviving Jack" got off to a slow start, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
"Scandal" drew 8.8 million viewers overall and a rating of 3.1 among the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Welcome to Questions of Characters, the monthly column that puts a name to some of the most familiar faces in movies, on television, the stage and commercials who either hail from Chicago or have spent enough time here to consider it home.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:36 AM
The 86th Academy Awards were presented on March 2, and if you were among the estimated 43.7 million people watching the event on television you heard Jared Leto give an emotional speech accepting his best supporting actor Oscar and listened to John...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
When is Frosty the Snowman on TV 2013? CBS will again be airing the beloved 1969 special starring that “jolly, happy soul” Frosty the Snowman, along with the 1992 special Frosty Returns: Frosty the Snowman — Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Closer to 80 than 70, the man works.
Nov. 8: Red Bank, N.J.
Nov. 14: Great Falls, Mont.
Nov. 15: Missoula, Mont.
Nov. 16: San Bernardino, Calif.
That's Bill Cosby's performance itinerary for the past two weeks. Then come the next two weeks. Nov....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:04 AM
The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor was awarded to Carol Burnett on Sunday night. The ceremony in Washington included appearances by Julie Andrews, Tina Fey, Vicki Lawrence, Tony Bennett and Burnett herself.
Although the prize officially "recognizes...