| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:30 AM
When the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced its nominations last month, the biggest surprise was that there were no surprises. There were no obvious, ratings-driven nods to celebrities, no left-field recognition to performances no one else found...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The Times asked its reporters and critics to highlight figures in entertainment and the arts who will be making news in 2014. Here’s who they picked:
Jonathan Groff | Actor
He closed out last year as the voice of the rugged mountain man romantic...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Rachel Brosnahan was only supposed to have five lines in Netflix's "House of Cards."
As Rachel Posner, a call girl, Brosnahan's role was slated for a two-episode arc in the critically acclaimed series starring Kevin Spacey as ruthless politician Francis...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Cee Lo Green, a judge on NBC's top-rated singing competition show "The Voice," was charged on Monday with furnishing a woman with ecstasy at an L.A. restaurant last year.
The 38-year-old, whose real name is Thomas DeCarlo Calloway, pleaded not guilty....
| Nov 10, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Sean Hayes was not particularly diplomatic when he blamed NBC for the low ratings of his sitcom "Sean Saves the World." But apparently NBC didn't hold it against him, because the network announced Friday that it was giving a five-episode back-order to the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:59 AM
This old dog is still open to new tricks, witness this year's Golden Globes nominations.
Fresh blood was the theme of this year's TV portion when nods for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — Playwright Rick Elice calls the memorabilia-filled study in his Upper West Side apartment "the garage."
It's a good term for the workshop of a self-described workaholic whose method is a combination of technical rigor, restless...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:30 AM
When Comcast Corp. reached its deal to acquire NBCUniversal in late 2009, CEO Brian Roberts touted the strategic fit of the companies and new opportunities the deal would create "to provide 'anytime, anywhere' content to consumers."
In a sign Comcast and...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
I've recently rekindled a strained professional relationship: I'm watching scripted series on the Big Four networks again.
This development surprises no one more than me, since I had admittedly become a cable and pay TV snob. Like so many others in the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Against Game 5 of the World Series, NBC's freshman FBI drama "The Blacklist" rose slightly from last week in the key 18-49 age demographic, while the singing contest "The Voice" was the highest-rated telecast of the night, according to early numbers...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before waiting for the Great Pumpkin.
The Skinny: My Miley Cyrus costume didn't arrive in time so I guess I'll just have to stay home this Halloween and watch "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" unless one of my loyal readers...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It's been four years since ABC's "Modern Family" came along and seemingly put the half-hour comedy back on the map, but the TV biz has hardly been a laugh-a-minute since. Not only has the Alphabet been unable to find a companion to its megahit comedy, but...