| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:35 PM
In real life, Larry Hagman was a lot like his most famous television character, J.R. Ewing.
"He was flirtatious, with a younger than reality attitude," Belcamp resident Mary Pohlig said. "It was interesting to see; he was similar to characters he...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 11:51 AM
I wasn't going to write about Larry Hagman, who died Friday in Texas at age 81 from complications of cancer.
Even though I had reported on him and reviewed much of his work over the years, as well as doing an interview with him during a party at his...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:44 AM
At the Zang Toi show Sunday evening, "Real Housewife of New York" Romona Singer tweeted that she was front row with Alex McCord, Avery Singer and Sonja Morgan. She tweeted that the three of them were her "three favorite blonds."
Baltimore's Stacy Keibler...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:21 AM
Whatever you thought of the original "Dallas" on CBS, you have to admit it spoke to its times like few other pop culture artifacts of the 1980s.
In the Reagan era with its celebration of McMansions, corporations and de-regulated savings & loan...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 6:19 AM
As the men point out at the beginning of the episode, "Top Chef: Texas" is looking like a female-dominated season. "Top Chef" is in its ninth season and there has only been one female winner, Stephanie from Season 4.
I'm not a crazy feminist. I like...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:35 AM
FORT WORTH, Texas Maybe Texas politicians have had it wrong all these years.
So many end their speeches with the same sign off: "God bless Texas."
Perhaps they should have been saying "God Save Texas."
That is, after all, the name of the drama series...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Turner Broadcasting is getting a makeover.
For years, the parent company of cable channels TBS, CNN, TNT, Cartoon Network, HLN and TruTV was one of the more stable and low-key units of Time Warner Inc. Based in Atlanta, Turner seldom gets as much...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:35 AM
TNT used its upfront presentation Wednesday to introduce a "brand refresh" and a slate of programming heavy on action and supernatural thrills.
The network's new tagline, "TNT Drama. Boom." and refreshed direction is designed to attract younger and "a...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:26 PM
TNT is going "boom!"
At a dual upfront presentation with TBS on Wednesday, the cable network unveiled a programming slate for the 2014-15 that will shift to focus on young-skewing, action-packed dramas reminiscent of summer blockbusters.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Looks like the DVR won't be getting that much-needed summer vacation.
Not every network has released their summer skeds just yet, but it's clear that there will be an unprecedented number of scripted skeins on the broadcast networks from June through...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Louise Brough Clapp
Top-ranked tennis player of the 1940s, '50s
Louise Brough Clapp, 90, a former top-ranked tennis player who learned the game on Beverly Hills' Roxbury Park courts and went on to win 35 major tournament titles in the 1940s and '50s,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:30 AM
DANIEL COSGROVE JOINS "DAYS OF OUR LIVES": Daniel Cosgrove, a name and face familiar to daytime viewers for his previous soap roles, debuts this month on "Days of our Lives" as a new character, Aidan. Nothing has been revealed about the role, but...