| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:19 AM
To celebrate the ending of "Breaking Bad," I've drawn up a list of the 50 greatest drama series to air in the United States.
I based the selections on the programs' quality, their influence, the length of their original runs and their continuing...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:32 PM
With his soon-to-conclude AMC series, "Breaking Bad," Vince Gilligan helped usher in cable television's Golden Age. Now he's bringing his talents to broadcast television -- and not just any network, either, but CBS.
As first reported by the New York...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:37 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out what shows to drop from my DVR.
The Skinny: Last season, I got hooked on ABC's "Nashville." Unfortunately, the rest of the country didn't follow my lead, and ABC started to turn the show about country music artists...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Bryan Cranston didn't win the Emmy Sunday night, but the "Breaking Bad" star has won a bigger contest. The public knows his artistry and considers his performance one of the greatest in TV history.
And it's not as if Cranston has gone unrecognized. He...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 11:24 AM
The 2013-14 television season officially begins Monday. The first week will include double episodes of "Modern Family," "The Big Bang Theory," "How I Met Your Mother" and "Grey's Anatomy."
Highlights among returning series, by night:
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:30 AM
MADRID -- Pedro Almodovar's "I'm So Excited!", Joe Wright's "Anna Karenina," Francois Ozon's "In the House" and Joachim Ronning and Espen Sanberg's Oscar-nommed "Kon-Tiki" square off among 46 films for the 26th European Film Academy Awards in one of the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:52 AM
During the eight-year run of the show “House M.D.” the series mantra was, “Everybody lies.” The corollary to that could well be, “Everybody cheats.” Maybe not everybody, but fairly close.
That’s why I can’...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The new fall TV season will be packed with stars returning for another shot at series success. Which ones deserve your attention?
1. Andre Braugher ("Homicide: Life on the Street") clashes hilariously with Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") on Fox's...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The marketing of AMC's new drama, "Low Winter Sun," revolves around a moody black-and-white photo of lead actor Mark Strong and the show's tagline: "Good Man. Cop. Killer."
Just another player in the crowded genre of "Gee, it's tough to be a straight...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Hollywood's exotic Dar Maghreb restaurant just off the Sunset Strip was a sexy party spot for Hollywood back when "Charlie's Angels" Kate Jackson and Jaclyn Smith celebrated fellow angel Farrah Fawcett's birthday there with Ryan O'Neal in 1979. A 1975...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:23 AM
Peter Weller may be best remembered for playing the title role in "RoboCop," but he has a thriving acting career on TV. He will add to it by playing a port worker on FX's "Sons of Anarchy."
That port worker, a former cop, will tangle with bike club, The...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:44 PM
"House M.D." actress Olivia Wilde has sold her Los Feliz home for $2,190,950.
The Spanish villa, built in 1929, features a courtyard entry, original Malibu tile, stained glass, wood floors and beamed ceilings. There are French doors, a screening room...