| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Catonsville native Dennis Towns left his home state last week to spend three months in New York City working as a sound mixer on the new Cinemax cable television network series, "The Knick."
The show, directed by Academy Award winner Steven Soderbergh,...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Maryland made its stamp on last night's 2013 Emmy Awards in more ways than one. While locally filmed TV shows "VEEP" and "House of Cards" came away with multiple awards, there were also some fashionable winners on the red carpet.
Celebrities with ties...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Baltimore was again front and center at the Emmy Awards telecast, with two major comedy awards going Sunday night to HBO's "Veep," the locally made series starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Vice President Selina Meyer.
Louis-Dreyfus, the most honored...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Sunday's 65th Emmy Awards telecast on CBS was watched by an average audience of 17.6 million viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research data supplied by the network.
The telecast was up 33 percent over last year's, and did well with young viewers,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:43 AM
When the Maryland workers building the sets for "House of Cards" started sawing and hammering the offices and homes of characters like Francis and Claire Underwood 20 months ago in Harford County, most of them were thinking only of earning a steady...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Pat Moran may very well have the coolest office in Baltimore.
Not that anyone should be surprised by that. Moran, who first gained fame (or should that be notoriety?) as one of John Waters' Dreamlanders, is an Emmy-winning casting director who has...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Baltimore-made "House of Cards" won two technical Emmys Sunday for cinematography in a single camera series and casting.
The awards were announced at a dinner Sunday in Los Angeles. The awards telecast, at which the major Emmys are announced, will be...
| Sep 12, 2013
School is back in session and it's hard to believe that the easy, breezy days of summer have given way to schedules, appointments, and activities to fill the calendar. That's not the case for Barbara Cohen, of Owings Mills, because, after 40 years of...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Tracy Morgan has never been known to hold back.
The stand-up comic has drawn criticism for his untamed brand of comedy, but Morgan believes oversensitivity is becoming a problem in the comedy industry.
"Stand-up has been around forever, you know,"...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:56 AM
Expect plenty of sightings of the crew, and maybe even cast members, from the Emmy-nominated Netflix show "House of Cards" around Harford County the rest of this month.
The show was filming at the Liriodendron Mansion in Bel Air and elsewhere in west...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Jason Odell Williams doesn't yet know if he'll attend the 65th Emmy Awards on Sept. 22 or even for sure if he'll receive his own golden statuette.
When the Columbia native got a text message July 18 from an executive producer of National Geographic...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:53 PM
On a hot July evening, 9-year-old Chantale Noesi stepped onto the Burton Memorial Stage at Laurel's Granville Gude Park.
After introducing herself, Chantale dove into a performance of Christina Aguilera's "Hurt" as a karaoke track played over the...