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  • 2013 favorites: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Good Wife,' 'Masters of Sex'

    2013 favorites: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Good Wife,' 'Masters of Sex'
    It was the year of the shameless "Sharknado," a disastrous "Dexter" finale and Miley Cyrus' tongue at the VMAs. Has one tongue ever caused so much talk? Those scenes deserve a place in any capsule of 2013, but the year should be remembered for top-notch...
  • Dale Olson dies at 78; publicity agent for Rock Hudson, other stars

    Dale Olson dies at 78; publicity agent for Rock Hudson, other stars
    Dale Olson, an elder statesman of the Hollywood publicity corps whose assignments over a four-decade career included representing Rock Hudson during the last months of the actor's struggle with AIDS, died Thursday of complications of liver cancer. He...
  • Digby Wolfe dies at 82; co-creator of 'Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In'

    Digby Wolfe dies at 82; co-creator of 'Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In'
    Digby Wolfe, an Emmy Award-winning comedy writer who helped producer George Schlatter develop "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In," a landmark TV series that became an overnight sensation in the late 1960s, has died. He was 82. Wolfe, who later became a professor...
  • Ruth Prawer Jhabvala dies at 85; Oscar-winning screenwriter

    Ruth Prawer Jhabvala dies at 85; Oscar-winning screenwriter
    For years, people who read Ruth Prawer Jhabvala's novels assumed she was born in India. She wrote about swamis, social climbers, duplicitous landlords and other characters from the Indian bourgeoisie who inevitably found themselves colliding with...
  • ‘Steel Magnolias’ with Queen Latifah debuts Oct. 7

     
    Lifetime's remake of “Steel Magnolias” is studded with big names. Queen Latifah stars along with Tony winner and “Cosby Show” favorite Phylicia Rashad, Grammy winner Jill Scott and Emmy winner Alfre Woodard. Rounding out the cast...
  • ‘Downton Abbey’: Emmy contender, Maggie Smith tribute

     
    We won't get to see more “Downton Abbey” until January on PBS' “Masterpiece.” But here a few ways to carry you through till the addictive British drama returns. 1. The Emmys will put “Downton Abbey” back at the...
  • This weekend: Daniel Craig hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’; Queen Latifah in ‘Steel Magnolias’

     
    Happy 50th anniversary, James Bond! The world's favorite secret agent arrived a half-century ago on Friday. Daniel Craig, the latest 007, gets a splashy showcase as host of “Saturday Night Live” at 11:30 p.m. Saturday on NBC. He also has a...
  • Lifetime’s “Steel Magnolias” puts a new twist on the classic film

     
    By John Crook The jury may be out as to whether the world really needed a remake of Steel Magnolias, the hit Robert Harling stage comedy that became an all-star 1989 film with Sally Field, Julia Roberts, Shirley MacLaine and Dolly Parton, among others. We...
  • “Downton Abbey Revisited” special to tide American audiences over until Season 3

     
    As U.S. audiences await the Season 3 premiere of the internationally acclaimed British drama Downton Abbey — which hits American shores Jan. 6, 2013, as part of Masterpiece Classic on PBS — they can get a taste of what's ahead, and take a look...
  • ‘Downton Abbey Revisited’: Angela Lansbury is your guide

     
    The new season of “Downton Abbey” won't arrive until Jan. 6. But PBS offers a retrospective special  this weekend. And here's a preview of the new season, based on the thrilling first three hours. Get ready for a wedding or two, a financial...
  • ‘Downton Abbey’ to screen Dec. 14 in Winter Park

     
    Season three of “Downton Abbey” doesn't start until Jan. 6 on PBS. But you can catch the first hour next month in Winter Park. WUCF TV, Central Florida's PBS station, and the city of Winter Park will host a free screening of the first hour ...
  • 'Downton Abbey' star: Season wasn't entirely 'to my taste' either

     
    "Downton Abbey" star Elizabeth McGovern said the second season of the British costume drama contained many soap-opera elements, and that she's looking forward to a third season with quieter moments in the Yorkshire estate....