| May 29, 2014
| 7:10 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out how to make May last longer.
The Skinny: I caught most of the Don Rickles roast/tribute on Spike on Wednesday night. It was pretty entertaining, although I'm not really sure what having newscaster Brian Williams...
| May 27, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Good jokes and colorful characters are essential elements for any successful comedy series, but those ingredients won't work without chemistry.
The importance of chemistry among cast members was among the topics discussed at The Envelope's Emmy Round...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
They say art imitates life, or is it life imitates art? All we here at The Envelope know is that life can be pretty funny sometimes, and that can be comedy gold on television.
In anticipation of the Emmys, The Envelope gathered some of comedy's elite...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:28 AM
After the coffee. Before the CBS and Turner upfronts.
The Skinny: Got to Yankee Stadium last night but unfortunately the Bronx Bombers decided not to show up. The Mets crushed them. Still, the seats were amazing. Today's roundup includes analysis on...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
One of TV's most popular couples, "Modern Family's" Mitch and Cam, finally met at the altar and got married. To celebrate the two-part wedding finale (part one aired last Wednesday), the cast and creators attended a wedding extravaganza on the Fox lot...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:30 AM
With new content providers blooming like tomato plants in June and more new shows than anyone can reasonably watch, the television awards season offers a brutal winnowing process. Only a handful of programs that premiered this qualifying year are likely...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Perhaps at some point it will again be possible to write the name Woody Allen and go from there. But after a year marked by artistic highs and controversial lows for the filmmaker, it seems impossible. To address the elephant in the room, all you'll...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
ABC, the only network to have bypassed handing out early renewals for its series, is finally feeling generous.
Returning for the 2014-2015 season are "Scandal," "Grey's Anatomy," "Once Upon a Time," "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." "Resurrection,"...
| May 9, 2014
| 9:00 AM
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| May 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
After a late-in-the-workday pickup and renewal spree, ABC kept the game going into the late evening on the comedy front -- renewing the veteran "The Middle" and divorcing the freshman laffer "Trophy Wife."
Family comedy "The Middle," starring "Everybody...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
ABC's "Modern Family" was the top draw in key demos on Wednesday, the final night of the television season, hitting a six-month high with Mitch and Cam's wedding. Fox's "American Idol" edged out CBS' "Survivor" in the battle of reality show finales as the...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:16 AM
It was a ratings battle between aging reality shows Wednesday night as Fox's wannabe pop stars took on CBS' marooned survivors.
The season finales of Fox's "American Idol" and CBS' "Survivor" went head-to-head Wednesday, and though the singing...