| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:00 AM
As the first original single-camera comedy from TV Land, "Jennifer Falls," premiering Wednesday, is something of a step forward for a network built on looking back.
Classic multi-camera, live-audience comedies have been the network's small stock in...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:04 PM
'From White Plains'
Tom Hanks' 1994 Oscar acceptance speech for "Philadelphia" included a shoutout to his high school drama teacher and a fellow drama classmate — as Hanks called them, "two of the finest gay Americans." That moment in turn...
| Feb 23, 2014
Are we inherently a musical state?
At the very least, we seem to have always been a state that likes to sing.
During the Colonial and Revolutionary days, we did most of our singing in church. And we took our church singing very seriously....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
With a show called "Kirstie," it would be easy to dwell on TV Land's "Pet Sematary"-like attempt to resurrect the career of sitcom star Kirstie Alley, not to mention Rhea Perlman and Michael Richards. But here is what matters about the new half-hour...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Fall 2013 New Shows: Comedy — A preview of the new comedy TV series coming in the fall 2013 season. (All times Eastern/Pacific) The Michael J. Fox Show NBC Premieres: Sept. 26 at 9pm Airs: Thursdays at 9:30pm Who’s In It? Michael J. Fox,...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Tourism is big business in South Florida, generating nearly $15 billion in combined economic impact in Broward and Palm Beach counties in 2012, and employing more than 180,000 locals.
Many of the nearly 18 million tourists that visited the two-county...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Fall Season is here, people. And though premieres will happen up and down what is still anachronistically called a dial, the season remains mainly the domain of the broadcast networks — which seem bent for the moment not on aping cable TV, as...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Rhea Perlman, the actress best known for playing Carla on the NBC comedy "Cheers," is to star in a show at the Northlight Theatre in Skokie this spring.
Perlman will play Stella in the world premiere of "Stella & Lou," a new three-character drama by...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:33 PM
After separating in October, it looks like Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman have reconciled, saving their marriage of more than thirty years....
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:22 PM
There are plenty of larger-than-life creations in “Pacific Rim,” the new big-budget sci-fi epic from Guillermo del Toro that opens […]...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:24 AM
Guillermo del Toro had just come from a darkened Burbank auditorium when he arrived at the Warner Bros. lot to […]...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Danny DeVito has been in the news for his breakup with former “Cheers” star Rhea Perlman. It got me to thinking that it would be fun to combine him with another very short actor, Joe Pesci, for a collective list......