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Television

A collection of news and information related to Television published by Tribune Company sources.
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  • Al Jazeera America promises something revolutionary: solid TV journalism

    Al Jazeera America promises something revolutionary: solid TV journalism
    Can a TV news channel based in Qatar really be good for America? That's the $500 million question as Al Jazeera America prepares to launch this month in 50 million U.S. homes. The build-up, which has included hiring more than 400 journalists led by...
  • Just when did political consultants start passing for journalists?

    Just when did political consultants start passing for journalists?
    Viewers of the television political talk shows may have noticed a phenomenon in the afterbirth of the last presidential election. High-powered consultants from both campaigns have invaded the studios as panelists, chewing over the political events of...
  • Backstage at a Ravens telecast

    Backstage at a Ravens telecast
    At 7:23 p.m. Thursday, viewers of WBAL-TV and listeners of WBAL radio saw and heard Gerry Sandusky and his Baltimore Ravens broadcast partners Stan White and Qadry Ismail talking about the game against the Atlanta Falcons that was to start in seven...
  • Tracy Morgan is over Tracy Jordan

    Tracy Morgan is over Tracy Jordan
    Tracy Morgan has never been known to hold back. The stand-up comic has drawn criticism for his untamed brand of comedy, but Morgan believes oversensitivity is becoming a problem in the comedy industry. "Stand-up has been around forever, you know,"...
  • WBFF's Stephen Janis reinvents himself for TV news

     WBFF's Stephen Janis reinvents himself for TV news
    Stephen Janis definitely took a path less traveled to the world of TV news. For one thing, he was already 47 years old when he got his first full-time TV job. And at that age, he had virtually no TV training or experience — had never even written a...
  • 'Food Network Star' recap, the further adventures of Rodney 'Pie Guy' Henry

    'Food Network Star' recap, the further adventures of Rodney 'Pie Guy' Henry
    Welcome to the seventh episode of this season's "Food Network Star," in which Baltimore's own Rodney Henry continues his quest to bring "Pie Style" to a willing nation. Rodney is turning into a great reality show character, because he provides the...
  • Zimmerman verdict sends media on a Saturday night live scramble

    Zimmerman verdict sends media on a Saturday night live scramble
    The verdict finding George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin was announced at 10 p.m. (ET) Saturday, and it was a network news operation, ABC, not any of the all-news cable channels, that had the best initial TV coverage. By...
  • Trashy TV shows, books, magazines an escape from reality [Commentary]

    Trashy TV shows, books, magazines an escape from reality [Commentary]
    One of my favorite movies is "Finding Forrester," starring Sean Connery. It's about an author, William Forrester, played by Connery, who, as a young man, penned "Avalon Landing," and then basically went into seclusion. It takes a brilliant high school...
  • 'Pete the Pirate' belonged to a more innocent age

    For those of us who grew up in Baltimore in the 1950s and '60s, news of the passing of Larry Lewman, aka "Pete the Pirate," brought back fond memories of other locally produced TV shows such as "Romper Room," "The Collegian," "Dialing for Dollars" and...
  • C-SPAN in Annapolis filming segments on state capital's history, literature

    C-SPAN in Annapolis filming segments on state capital's history, literature
    Video crews from C-SPAN are filming in Annapolis this week, highlighting the history of the state capital for programs that will air on the cable channel in September. Mayor Josh Cohen said the public affairs network's focus on Annapolis is "a really...
  • Stacy Keibler says she is one busy lady post-George Clooney

    Stacy Keibler says she is one busy lady post-George Clooney
    Rosedale native Stacy Keibler is happy to talk about her new cable TV show, her new blog, a new line of healthy foods she’s introducing — but not her old boyfriend, George. “I’m not really going to get into anything personal,&...
  • Donald L. Symington, Broadway actor

    Donald L. Symington, Broadway actor
    Donald L. Symington, a career feature actor whose classic patrician good looks earned him roles on Broadway and in movies, television, soap operas and regional theaters, died Wednesday of Parkinson's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The...