| Mar 21, 2012
| 3:54 AM
It's a cold, gray Friday afternoon in a dark and drafty concrete warehouse at an industrial park in Columbia. Not exactly the setting in which anyone would expect to find glamour, wit or the next big thing in pop culture.
But through a series of doors...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:38 PM
From a Sunday magazine cover piece to Page One stories and blogs posts, I feel like I have been writing about the new HBO satire "VEEP" for at least a year.
But the series starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, a former senator who becomes vice...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:01 PM
With a reported $100 million price tag and a big-name star like Kevin Spacey, "House of Cards" looks like a drama series that should be headed for HBO or AMC.
But the 13 one-hour episodes that start filming in Baltimore in March under the direction of...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 12:20 PM
From Baron Ambrosia dueling with John Waters on the Cooking Channel on Friday, to Adam Richman featuring Faidley's crab cake sandwich this week on the Travel Channel, Baltimore has been getting its share of foodie TV lately.
But it looks to be mere...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Danielle Weissman has always been athletic. She has played a lot of sports and danced a lot of dance — modern, jazz, ballet. But with hooping she has found her calling.
"It was the first thing that clicked with me," she said.
Yes, hooping. It,...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 8:18 AM
After yet another summer of TV busts, our staff chimes in about what fall shows they are looking forward to.
....“Boardwalk Empire” for Scorsese and “Glee” for Santana.
Luke Broadwater, reporter, The Baltimore Sun
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
The creators of “Arrested Development” have announced that the show will be back for another season, so we asked our staff which shows they would bring back if they could.•••• “Buffy.” TV just hasn’t...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 2:08 PM
The timing of the Cafe Hon's participation in the Habitat for Humanity's Women Build project, on the weekend it was being filmed for a "Kitchen Nightmares" episode, struck some observers as too coincidental. Surely, naysayers wondered (or came...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 3:10 PM
As I write this, I could swear I hear celebrity TV chef Gordon Ramsay's voice bellowing down 36th Street from Café Hon, 1002 W. 36th St. The host of Fox's "Kitchen Nightmares" is in town with a crew to give the longstanding Hampden eatery a going over for...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 9:33 AM
"VEEP" is the kind of series that separates HBO from almost every other channel or network making television these days.
It takes great risks, dares to break new ground, includes some of the most imaginative artists working in the arts and aims for...
| May 16, 2004
The coming week used to be among the most exciting all year in TV, the industry's equivalent to Fashion Week. The process is almost the same. Each day starting Monday, one or two networks will parade their fall schedules for buyers, in this case,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:50 AM
When it comes to online streaming series, Netflix has grabbed the most attention for its buzzy shows "Orange Is the New Black" and "House of Cards," while Amazon has remained in Netflix's shadow.
Last year only Amazon's John Goodman-starring "Alpha...