| Jan 13, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Television has been part of so many people's lives for so long, there's always an audience for its past.
If there weren't, Nick at Nite and TV Land likely wouldn't exist, nor would have the 2008 PBS miniseries "Pioneers of Television." Each of its...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:10 PM
The Westwood-area home that actor Leonard Nimoy bought with his first wife, Sandra Zober, has sold for $1.95 million.
The traditional-style house, built in 1938, also has contemporary elements and features window seats, high ceilings, walls of windows,...
| Jan 15, 2012
Actor Pierce Brosnan has sold his Malibu beach retreat for $2.6 million.
Brosnan and his wife, environmental activist and former broadcast journalist Keely Shaye Smith, put the property on the market at $3.9 million in 2010 while building another house...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:29 PM
The Search For Spock
TV legend Leonard Nimoy made history in the Chicago area last weekend, appearing at his final "Star Trek" convention at the Westin O'Hare Hotel. However, the actor who played the pointy-ear sci-fi icon seemed to have other things on...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 5:05 PM
Bad news for all you Trekies out there: Spock has left the convention.
That's right, Leonard Nimoy, who championed the role of Spock in the 1966 debut of 'Star Trek' is leaving the convention business behind.
He made the announcement in Chicago over the...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Though he remained host of - and contributed a couple of scripts to - this final season of the NBC suspense anthology, "Twilight Zone" icon Rod Serling separated himself from it as much as possible, having become frustrated by creative battles over it....
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:50 PM
Minutes after his gruesome assassination, Hollywood honchos were spinning ideas for a possible big screen bio-pic about the controversial Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi. My Tinsel Town tipsters tell me the first name to surface to portray...
| Jun 17, 2011
Simon Pegg is as close as you can get to a real-life geek superhero; his special powers include a real affection for Comic-Con culture and stepping into that imaginary world. As a boy, Pegg was swept away by his geek loves: live theater and the...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 11:47 AM
* * * Horrible Bosses
Directed by Seth Gordon. Written by Michael Markowitz and John Francis Daley & Jonathan Goldstein. With Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Charlie Day and Kevin Spacey. (R)
You'd think with the job market this tight there would be more...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:43 PM
New York and New Jersey saw a spectacle in the sky that easily rivaled the Fourth of July fireworks, in part because it was a far more rare sight to behold. The space shuttle Enterprise flew piggyback over the most iconic landmarks in the city as part...
| Oct 3, 2006
| 12:28 PM
Standing before the copper-domed landmark that has perched upon the Hollywood Hills since 1935, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa today unveiled a restored and expanded Griffith Observatory and said it would reopen to the public Nov. 3.
| Oct 4, 2006
Standing before the copper-domed landmark that has perched on the Hollywood Hills since 1935, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Tuesday unveiled a restored and expanded Griffith Observatory and said it would reopen to the public Nov. 3.