| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:31 AM
The first screening of "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" came just weeks after the attacks of Sept. 11. The movie had been in the works for years, the first in a trilogy based on novels that had been written decades earlier, of course,...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:10 PM
We know it's coming, yet that doesn't make it any easier.
Watching the planes slice through the towers and the towers crumble, seeing the Pentagon smoldering, and knowing the brave sacrifice that took place above a field in Pennsylvania -- all remain...
| Sep 19, 2011
PIX11's Debra Alfarone spoke to Liza Colby, the front woman of The Liza Colby Band, on the Dunkin Donuts Studio On The Run about her music. Liza says her sound is soul mixed with rock. She has gig this week at the Bowery Electric and a debut album out....
| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Art imitates life to a degree in "Necessary Roughness," an engaging new dramedy premiering Wednesday, June 29, on USA Network.
Inspired by the story of Dr. Donna Dannanfelser, who worked as a therapist for the New York Jets in the mid-1990s, the series...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 10:34 AM
Lucy Liu has made a name for herself playing an assortment of imposing females ranging from the hilariously icy (yet undeniably hot) Ling Woo on "Ally McBeal" to ferocious booty-kicker Alex Munday in the "Charlie's Angels" movies.
That may explain why...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:51 PM
I've always appreciated the programmers at cable network FX for their desire to bring edgy, brainy and brave series to TV, which is why the Charlie Sheen project "Anger Management" stupefies me.
How does the home of challenging, outside-the-box...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 6:16 AM
Do you love the Ice Age movies? Are you hanging out with the family after the Thanksgiving feast in a turkey-comatose? We have something great for Thanksgiving night to watch on FOX43, "Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas". This special is featuring voice...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Talk about a control freak. Chelsea Handler, the late-night TV host whose comic memoirs have been turned into "Are You There, Chelsea?" (7:30 p.m. Jan. 11, NBC; 2 stars), can't step out of the limelight in the new sitcom.
"That '70s Show" alum Laura...
| Jul 17, 2009
It was supposed to be six but it turned out to be seven, and you know what? Seven is better.
Earlier this year, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced that it would expand the number of nominees in the best series and acting categories...
| Jun 8, 2009
Well, it's a good thing I'm not in charge of the Emmys. If I were, this year's telecast would probably be five hours long (and then I'd review it and kvetch about how boring it was). But how could it not be long? In dramas alone there were just so many...
| May 7, 2008
David E. Kelley's remake of "Life on Mars" has a strong chance of joining ABC's lineup next season -- albeit possibly without Kelley.
The "Boston Legal" and "Ally McBeal" creator is reportedly reconsidering his involvement with the show, at least in part...
| Jun 19, 2008
Showtime has given a pilot commitment to "The End of Steve," a dark comedy starring Matthew Perry.
According to the industry trade papers, Perry will be co-writing and executive producing the pilot with Peter Tolan, whose credits include "Rescue Me"...