| Sep 20, 2009
When the ladies of television take to the red carpet for today's Emmy Awards, there is only one thing we really care about: What will they be wearing?
Will it be the long gowns that usually hold sway at Hollywood award shows? Or, taking a cue from Cannes...
| Jan 13, 2009
The Beverly Hilton Hotel became a hotbed for party-hopping after the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday.
The InStyle/Warner Bros. soiree peaked early, with a steady stream of nominees heading inside the Oasis Court after the show. Old pals Leonardo DiCaprio...
| Mar 15, 2009
The annual John Varvatos Stuart House benefit, which raises funds to help the child victims of sexual abuse, can always be counted on to draw a constellation of celebrities into its worthy-cause orbit. The seventh installment, last weekend, pulled...
| Oct 4, 2008
Whenever I walk into a hospital emergency room, I still look for Nurse Hathaway -- the one who goes the extra mile for her patients, even when someone who looks like George Clooney is distracting her at the moment.
Actress Julianna Margulies may have...
| May 16, 2009
| 7:52 AM
Kyra Sedgwick continues her acclaimed performance as police interrogator extraordinaire Brenda Leigh Johnson in the latest season of the TNT drama series.
The set begins with one of the show's most ambitious episodes to date, as Los Angeles' Griffith...
| Jan 12, 2009
Yay, "True Blood." HBO's vampire drama was, believe it or not, the only new series from last fall honored at Sunday's Golden Globes.
Of course, a show has to be nominated to win, and on that score, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. pretty much ignored...
| Sep 5, 2008
| 7:43 AM
I enjoy The Closer very much, but I have a problem understanding Kyra Sedgwick. Does she have an accent of some sort? Everyone else is intelligible. Or am I the problem? -- V.G., e-mail
I wouldn't say you're the problem but you are the first to raise...
| Sep 23, 2008
AFTER Sunday night's Emmy ceremony had wrapped, supporting actor in a comedy series winner Jeremy Piven took center stage at HBO's party at the Pacific Design Center. Quite literally. He hopped onto a platform to jam out on drums alongside Bret McKenzie...
| Nov 10, 2008
The nominees for the 35th Annual People's Choice Awards were announced on Monday (Nov. 10), providing their usual populist contrast to the Emmys, Oscars and Grammys.
While the Oscars may be prone to honoring things like "No Country For Old Men" and the...
| Jun 11, 2008
FOR A moment or two, I thought we had lost the summer and would have to spend the pre-Emmy months in wistful nostagia and reruns. Undone by the writers strike, Emmy hopefuls like HBO's "Big Love" and FX's "Damages," which made last year one of the best TV...
| Jul 17, 2008
"Mad Men" can add a passel of Emmy nominations to the heap of critical praise it's picked up after its breakout first season.
The AMC show earned 16 nominations, including one for outstanding drama series, to lead a host of cable series nominated for...
| Jul 17, 2008
FX's "Damages" and AMC's "Mad Men" made history this morning when they became the first basic-cable series to earn Emmy nominations for best drama, edging out such favorites as "Grey's Anatomy" and "The Wire."
"Mad Men," a stylish period drama set on...