| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:37 AM
It was another good morning at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.
The network's flagship drama "Mad Men" stayed an award darling, racking up an impressive 19 Primetime Emmy nominations. Leading the way were stars Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss, both nominated in...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 8:51 PM
It was repeat victories for ABC's "Modern Family" and AMC's "Mad Men" on Sunday night as they captured the marquee prizes at the 63rd annual Emmy Awards.
The sitcom about a deliciously dysfunctional family won its second consecutive trophy for...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 8:50 PM
Surprise winner Melissa McCarthy turned the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday into a Chicago-centric celebration.
McCarthy, star of CBS’ Chicago-set “Mike & Molly” and Plainfield native, was flabbergasted win her name was...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 8:56 PM
Lucas Neff knows he's a lucky guy.
A year ago Neff, who grew up in Andersonville, was just starting to do press for his first major TV role—in the Fox sitcom “Raising Hope.” He was new to Hollywood, to the hype, and to working with TV...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:33 PM
I know I’m an X-factor fanatic, but you may be surprised to hear my favorite night of TV isn’t Wednesday. It’s true…I can’t miss X-factor and my DVR always records Modern Family, but I’m falling in love with Tuesday....
| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:25 PM
Some of my fondest memories of my early single years (notice I said “early”) in Chicago have to do with the holidays, when my friends and I would get together and not only drink, but make Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.
| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:29 AM
It takes two tries, but Lucas Neff nails a fly buzzing around the catering tent on a location shoot for the Tuesday Fox comedy "Raising Hope."
"Hey, watch this," he says, smacking the fly down on the table cover. "Crushed."
But victory has a price....
| May 11, 2011
| 9:55 AM
On the freshman Fox comedy "Raising Hope," airing Tuesdays (and already renewed), Garret Dillahunt and Martha Plimpton play Burt and Virginia Chance, the good-hearted but hard-luck parents of 20-something Jimmy (Lucas Neff), who has suddenly become the...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Oct 20, 2009
| 4:34 AM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 18 - 14 in PDF format This week's TV Movies LIZARD KINGS: 'Nova' follows expert lizard hunter Eric Pianka as he tracks elusive monitor lizards through Australia's heartland at......
| Oct 21, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Finally! Ever since â??The Good Wifeâ?? premiered, I have been waiting for the inevitable sexual tension between Alicia and Will to percolate. At long last, it appears my patience has been rewarded. In last nightâ??s episode, Alicia and Will wer...
| Mar 26, 2008
While Hollywood suffered through a three-month-long writers' strike that threatened to scuttle many an awardsfest, last fall's labor strife on Broadway lasted only 18 days before the stagehands and the producers agreed to a deal. Thus, the season was...