| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:32 PM
At the Laguna Beach Friendship Shelter, those without homes are offered a chance to get back up on their feet again.
On June 16, the nonprofit will hold its second annual "Stories of Home" fundraiser at [seven-degrees] to support its programs, which help...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Anyone want to place a bet if Fox's sci-fi drama "Terra Nova" does not premiere Oct. 3? That is the latest premiere date for the dinosaur/time-travel thriller from Steven Spielberg, which seems to have been delayed more times than there are prehistoric...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 11:48 AM
Asked her hobby, Cloris Leachman, briefly and rarely silent, rises. She makes her way over to a grand piano in a Beverly Hills hotel lobby and starts playing "Rhapsody in Blue."
That pretty much sums up the Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress. Leachman needs...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Quite a few TV actors were likely surprised early Thursday when they heard about their Emmy nomination, but none more visibly than Plainfield native Melissa McCarthy.
"Yikes," said McCarthy, 40, who was announcing the nominees live when her own name came...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:37 AM
It was another good morning at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.
The network's flagship drama "Mad Men" stayed an award darling, racking up an impressive 19 Primetime Emmy nominations. Leading the way were stars Jon Hamm and Elizabeth Moss, both nominated in...
| May 10, 2011
| 8:53 PM
Fox network hasn't officially announced it's 2011-12 season, but news broke late Tuesday that "The Chicago Code" has been canceled. (UPDATE: Fox now has announced its Fall schedule.)
The show's creator, Shawn Ryan, told Alan Sepinwall that Fox...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 11:02 AM
The dads of FOX’s ANIMATION DOMINATION offer their predictions for SUPER BOWL XLV:
AMERICAN DAD airs Sundays (7:30-8:00 PM ET/PT):
Stan Smith - “I expect the Packers to succumb to Big Ben’s will and get pummeled for a hard-fought 60...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Fox announced a Fall 2012 schedule that moves "Glee" to Thursday nights after "The X-Factor" and pairs "Touch" with "Fringe" on Fridays. The network continues the two-hour Tuesday comedy block it experimented with this spring and added five new series....
| Jun 18, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Chicago TV viewers get their first look at Fox's new Chicago filmed and set drama, "The Mob Doctor," on Sept. 17, the network announced Monday.
The series, about--you guessed it--a doctor for the mob, stars Jordana Spiro of "My Boys" fame as the...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:33 PM
I know I’m an X-factor fanatic, but you may be surprised to hear my favorite night of TV isn’t Wednesday. It’s true…I can’t miss X-factor and my DVR always records Modern Family, but I’m falling in love with Tuesday....
| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:25 PM
Some of my fondest memories of my early single years (notice I said “early”) in Chicago have to do with the holidays, when my friends and I would get together and not only drink, but make Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.