| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Drama is not exactly something the networks do well any more -- especially drama that has any kind of cultural resonance.
But "Nashville," which debuts at 10 p.m. Wednesday on ABC, is the one new network drama that pretty much has it all.
In the world...
| Sep 23, 2008
| 4:22 PM
I was noticing that people were still posting comments under my last TV post. That got me thinking about food and TV, and the fact that except for sit-coms where families sit around the dinner table, people don't eat much......
| Jul 23, 2008
The one-line bio on Wikipedia reads as such: "Terry Lee Landrum is a former professional baseball player who played in the major leagues primarily as an outfielder from 1980-1988."
Another line should be added: He never had to buy a drink or dinner in...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 3:55 PM
"Mob City" tells the story of Los Angeles gangsters in 1947, but Chicago's mob history helped Milo Ventimiglia create his character in Frank Darabont's miniseries.
"It's funny. I kind of went back to stories and things that I heard from my father in...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Frank Darabont tries to do for gangsters in "Mob City" what he did for zombies in "The Walking Dead."
The zombies changed television. The gangsters can't. They chatter, carry guns and feel oh so familiar.
Darabont's love for film noir is evident in...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:30 AM
"Homeland" creator Gideon Raff and "Heroes" creator Tim Kring have inked a 6-episode deal with USA Network for a new drama thriller series set in Jerusalem.
The program, called "Dig," is an archeological thriller about an American FBI agent in Jerusalem....
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:14 AM
History abounds in Easton, a town that was founded at the fork of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers by Thomas Penn, son of William Penn. When the Penn family signed a deed for some of the land to John Bachman, a builder, they were welcoming George Taylor,...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Peacock is making a play for more ad dollars from movie studios.
Starting Monday, NBCUniversal will promote the new Summit Entertainment movie, "RED2" on its USA, SyFy and E! cablers with 60-second video vignettes that are tailored for each network's...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
You just can't keep a good cannibal down.
More than three decades after he first murdered and chomped his way to pop culture infamy, sophisticated serial murderer Hannibal Lecter is back, alive and well-fed. And although he has gone from the big...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Thursday highlights include Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the season premiere of "Burn Notice" and a visit by the new Superman, Henry Cavill.
It will be a big night for South Florida. The San Antonio Spurs take on the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals at 9...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
What do Steve Zahn, the actor who played Elliott in 1982's "E.T.," the telepathic police officer from NBC's "Heroes" and Lieutenant Eli Roosevelt from FX's "Sons of Anarchy" all have in common?
They're all scheduled to film TV pilots for ABC in the...
| May 9, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Merlin and King Arthur may have foiled Morgana's scheme to keep Gwen as her evil minion in Camelot, but the sorceress isn't giving up her undeclared war against Camelot.
In "The Kindness of Strangers," debuting at 9 p.m. CT May 10 on Syfy, Morgana (Katie...