| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:32 AM
In his second night back on the air at "The Daily Show" on Wednesday, Jon Stewart continued to rail against the Obama administration's efforts at military intervention in Syria, taking particular aim at the president's unlikely ally, Sen. John McCain (R-...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Did you miss him?
Comedian Jon Stewart is back from his summer-long hiatus from "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, and his return Tuesday night generated a ratings boost.
"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" drew 2.02 million viewers Tuesday in its...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Jon Stewart returned to "The Daily Show" on Tuesday night after a three-month hiatus. And, except for the color on his face acquired under the blazing sun in Jordan, where he directed the film "Rosewater" this summer, it was as if he'd never left at all. ...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:33 AM
It's a grand week for viewing, with the return of beloved stars and characters. You're also getting event programming on PBS, BBC America and TCM.
Sure to generate nostalgia: The female stars of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" converge on "Hot in Cleveland"...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:20 PM
"Comedy Central Roast of James Franco" (Comedy Central, Monday). James Franco keeps busy in a way that troubles some people; he is perceived as a dilettante, a man whose reach – here, there and everywhere – often exceeds his grasp. "James...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:30 AM
If inspired silliness and Internet ubiquity are the controlling factors in this year's Emmy race, then Jimmy Kimmel just might be able to break "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" stranglehold on the gold statue for variety series.
The Matt Damon take-over...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:43 PM
A lot of people are sick of the money-grubbing spat between Time Warner Cable and CBS, which has resulted in CBS, Showtime and other channels being unavailable to the cable company's subscribers since Aug. 2.
For Alan Ehrlich, this was the last straw....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The clock is ticking for Jon Stewart's return to "The Daily Show" desk on Sept. 3.
The longtime fake news anchor has been overseas in Jordan for the summer, directing his first film, "Rosewater." But unless you get your news from sources other than "The...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:52 AM
John Oliver's tenure as fill-in host of "The Daily Show" has gone mostly trouble-free (aside from the studio losing all power before an interview with Aaron Sorkin), but the British comedian may have finally gotten into a bit of hot water by mocking...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Right down to the brute functionality of its title, "The Smurfs 2" may be the platonic ideal of a major studio sequel — no markedly better or worse than the first and with just enough difference to lay claim to being something new. Just as with...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:30 PM
President Obama will appear on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on Tuesday, his first appearance on the show since his reelection.
Obama will make the appearance during trip west, including a speech on housing in Phoenix and a visit to troops at Camp...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:30 PM
In television, the burdensome label "quality" can be a hard sell to audiences. But as this year's Emmy nominations demonstrate, you can sure as hell market it.
Netflix's arrival as a player in the Emmy festivities -- with a drama series nomination for...