| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Time to suit up. "How I Met Your Mother" will throw Barney's bachelor party at 8 p.m. Monday on CBS. Frances Conroy returns as Barney's mom, and Ralph Macchio plays himself.
Recent Mondays have been mainly a showdown between "The Voice" and "Dancing...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 12:21 PM
UPDATED: Central Florida had two champions in the ratings last week.
The Monday edition of "Dancing With the Stars" on ABC had the most viewers.
"The Big Bang Theory" ranked second in total viewers, but the CBS sitcom was No. 1 in the 18-to-49 age...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:29 AM
UPDATED: The Monday ratings prove that there can be a range of winners.
ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" had the most viewers nationally: 13.5 million.
NBC's "The Voice" ranked second with 12.7 million, but it was by far the most popular series with the...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:09 AM
After the coffee. Before a long morning of earnings calls.
The Skinny: I got through the season finale of "The Following" last night. It wasn't easy. Fortunately, afterward I watched the premiere of Comedy Central's "Inside Amy," which was a tad...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Michael Shannon has basically rewritten the book on how to portray dark, volatile men in film with his unerring way of channeling rage and repression. It was never more chilling, or more fully realized, than his turn as a family man both paralyzed and...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:15 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Violence, gore and gunplay were staples on prime-time television even in the most sensitive period directly following the Newtown school shooting.
A study of 392 prime-time scripted programs on broadcast networks shown during the...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
FOX's new midseason thriller The Following, starring Kevin Bacon and James Purefoy, premieres Jan. 21 at 9pm ET/PT. Bacon plays a former FBI agent called out retirement to track down the serial killer he once put away, who has escaped and recruited a cult...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
FOX has announced its early pick-ups for the Fall 2013 season, and they're bringing good news for fans of "The Following" and three Tuesday comedies....
| 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....
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Fox will have more killing and comedy next season. The network announced Monday it was renewing Kevin Bacon's serial killer drama "The Following" and the comedies "The Mindy Project," "New Girl" and "Raising Hope."
"New Girl" will return for a third...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 5:43 PM
In Fox's "The Following," Wilmette native Nico Tortorella plays one-third of a serial killer love triangle that henceforth shall be called "Jemmaul."
"Jemmaul, I like that," the 24-year-old told me, laughing, when I suggested that nickname, PauJaMma...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:13 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — As it does nearly every year, the Super Bowl will almost certainly stand as the most-watched television event of 2013. This year, the Blackout Bowl wasn't too far behind.
CBS prevailed upon the Nielsen Co. to estimate how many...