| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Talitha Simeona-Stewart flicked her pen across a student's paper as she stood in the line of people in dark suits.
She didn't look it, but the eighth-grade English teacher from Millersville was nervous because she had never even tried out for a play,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 6:50 AM
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" packs up a lot of troubles into its old kit bag of magic spells and evil ambitions — and the result is smiles, smiles, smiles. The supposedly last installment in Warner Bros.' big-screen "Harry Potter"...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
During the past week, Joe Paterno was fired, Eddie Murphy and Brett Ratner quit the Oscars and Greece’s prime minister stepped down. Just in case the trend continues, we asked our staff what they think is the best way to go out.
| Oct 11, 2011
Another week, another tasteless porno-comedy in search of mainstream audiences.
We suspect that "Horrible Bosses" (Warner Home Video/New Line Cinema, rated R theatrical and not rated extended cut, DVD $28.98; Blu-ray Disc $35.99) was green-lighted both...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:13 AM
"House of Cards," a political thriller starring Kevin Spacey and directed by David Fincher, will be filmed in Baltimore starting this spring, it was confirmed Thursday by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
The production, which involves 13 one-hour episodes for...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:08 AM
Today's forecast calls for partly sunny skies and a high temperature around 60 degrees. It is expected to be mostly clear with a low temperature around 40 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
FROM LAST NIGHT......
| Jan 10, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Edgewood and Joppatowne are about to play host to the back lots for a major original series on Netflix featuring Kevin Spacey, called "House of Cards."
The show's production team has leased about 100,000 square feet of warehouse and office space in...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 12:59 PM
"Jamesy Boy," an independent film directed and co-written by Maryland native Trevor White and starring Mary-Louise Parker, Ving Rhames and James Woods, will begin filming in Baltimore March 5, the Maryland Film Office announced today.
The film, which...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:22 PM
After four tough years, these are heady days in the world of Maryland TV and film production.
Last month, "Game Change," the Baltimore-made HBO docudrama on the 2008 presidential election, premiered to strong reviews and even stronger debate.
| Mar 11, 2012
| 11:07 AM
After weeks of partisan sniping, the public finally gets to judge HBO's Sarah Palin docudrama "Game Change" for itself this weekend. But the campaign for more politics as TV drama has only begun.
Aaron Sorkin's"The West Wing"notwithstanding, prime-time...
| Sep 12, 2002
Hail, hail, the "Gang"'s finally here.
That would be "Gangs of New York", Martin Scorsese's long-awaited latest, an epic tale of love and loyalties, played out among the rival immigrant groups of 19th-century New York City. Not since "Titanic" has a film...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
WARNING: SPOILERS FOR "THE GOOD WIFE," "HOUSE OF CARDS," "SCANDAL," "HOMELAND," "SHAMELESS" AND "GAME OF THRONES" BELOW
The body count in primetime is rising. Key characters in high-profile dramas are dropping like flies as producers seek the ratings...