| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:21 AM
The comedy "Better Than Damn Good" has been gestating for some time.
"I actually wrote the play several years ago," says director-turned-playwright Stuart Meltzer from his home in Davie. "It was six years ago, I think. I was going through the beginning...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:02 AM
It's that time in our program to stop and remember the folks we lost this year.
•Actors: Peggy Ahern, 95, and Jack Hanlon, 96 ("Our Gang" kids); Dimitra Arliss ("The Sting"), 79; R.G. Armstrong, 95; Luke Askew, 80; Zina Bethune, 66; Turhan Bey, 90;...
| Dec 2, 2012
Dann Cahn obituary: A photo caption with the obituary of film editor Dann Cahn in the Nov. 25 California section described Cahn as the last of the "I Love Lucy" show's creative team. As the obituary noted, Cahn was the last surviving member of the show'...
| Nov 25, 2012
Using a newly developed editing machine that he dubbed the "three-headed monster," Dann Cahn pioneered multi-camera editing on sitcoms in the 1950s while helping to craft a classic, "I Love Lucy."
"Lucy" broke ground in television by employing three...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 4:36 PM
"I Love Lucy" writer dead at 90...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The legendary comedian proved time and time again that there is finesse to interacting with a crowd....
| Jul 30, 2010
| 4:33 PM
â¢ Reigning Emmy champ "30 Rock" will be live from New York for one episode in October. Peacock exec Angela Bromstad made the announcement at the TCA on Friday. Via the press release, Bromstad said, "Weâve had great success with live episodes in the...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 9:10 PM
Is there anyone out there who hasn't chortled at the antics of Lucille Ball on the vintage "I Love Lucy" television show — even though it first aired in the 1950s?
Reruns have made the show immensely popular with every generation since, and the...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 1:45 PM
After "I Love Lucy" ended, Lucille Ball returned to series television and had another healthy run on CBS, as verified by this second of the six years of this sitcom.
She's back in the company of Vivian Vance, as they play two women who share housing...
| Jan 21, 2010
Bart Andrews, a prolific author of TV trivia tomes who wrote "The 'I Love Lucy' Book," an early definitive appreciation of the classic sitcom, has died. He was 64.
Andrews died Dec. 26 at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center following a heart attack,...
| Dec 9, 2010
Seitan Wellington, it's what's for dinner this holiday season. At least it is if you're vegan, interested in becoming vegan, trying to balance your meat-heavy diet or just hanging around in the Spork Foods kitchen. Founded four years ago by sisters...
| Apr 22, 2011
Madelyn Pugh Davis, who with her writing partner Bob Carroll Jr. made television history in the 1950s writing Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz's landmark situation comedy "I Love Lucy," has died. She was 90.
Davis, a pioneering female radio and TV comedy...