| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:01 PM
It's sponsored by Audi and its intended to promote the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards telecast on Monday.
But forget all that for a moment, and just watch these three superb performers take off with this satirical reality-TV premise and totally romp....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:58 PM
I love the Entertainment Weekly covers this week that show Kevin Spacey and Julia Louis-Dreyfus in the shoes, shirt, blouse and suits of each other's presidential character.
It reminded me how lucky Baltimore is to have these remarkable actors making...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:38 AM
As hundreds walked through Baltimore on Thursday to protest a police shooting in Missouri, uniformed officers were recording their every move.
The decision by the Baltimore Police Department to record the march raised questions about how the tapes would...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Lorenzo Millan was among the winners Saturday night as the Emmy Awards for Creative Arts were handed out in Los Angeles.
Millan, who became interested in filmmaking at St. Paul's School and has worked on major Baltimore TV productions dating back to...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:31 AM
When Emmy Award nominations were announced last month, two Maryland-made series were front and center in the news.
HBO’s “Veep” and the Netflix drama “House of Cards” made the short list for best comedy and drama,...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Robin Williams was one of the most original, daring and troubled comedians to ever work in television. When he first burst on the screen, you held your breath as you watched him dance out there on a manic tightrope of improvisation. But after a while, you...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:19 AM
One of the biggest events of the TV year and one of the finest new series of the summer arrive on the small screen the next two weeks.
In the past, both productions would have been on PBS.
Instead, they are on Internet television — Netflix and the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:53 PM
In my Monday-night appreciation of Robin Williams, I wrote about a 1994 episode of NBC's "Homicide: Life on the Street" in which the comedian delivered an outstanding dramatic performance. (Read that here.)
Sun librarian Paul McCardell, to whom anyone...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. turned in a better-than-expected second quarter Wednesday, thanks to strong advertising sales and lower expenses to operate its television stations.
The Hunt Valley broadcaster said it earned $41.3 million, or 42 cents per...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:27 AM
There was Wendell Pierce last Sunday night, sitting at a bar, pounding down drink after drink and getting kind of emotional as he talked about how messed up things had gotten in his life.
Shades of Bunk Moreland, of “The Wire,” to be sure....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:51 AM
You may have heard that Ocean City boardwalk landmark Ocean Gallery is packing up and moving to Hollywood, but don't book that flight to Los Angeles quite yet.
Owner Joe KroArt explains that he's been in talks for nearly five years with various...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:36 PM
A reality TV star and professional skateboarder with ties to Baltimore was arrested last week in Ocean City after police were called to disturbances at a restaurant and a hotel.
Brandon Novak, known for his reality TV and movie appearances with MTV star...