| 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...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 6:48 AM
"The Playboy Club," NBC's Chicago-filmed drama about the famed 1960s nightclub of the title, will premiere Sept. 19, the network announced.
"The Playboy Club" takes place in Chicago at the swinging hideaway for Playboy fans built by publisher Hugh...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 2:34 PM
On NBC's "The Office," Rainn Wilson comes off as the ultimate corporate schemer — a man seldom inclined to question his own judgment, let alone the spiritual side of life.
But Wilson is quick to point out that Dwight Schrute, the former...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:55 PM
Lisa Kudrow's latest series is poised to make many more friends.
The Emmy winner as Phoebe on "Friends" has been honored as a pioneer of online programming such as "Web Therapy," which she created as Internet "Webisodes" only a few minutes long. The...
| 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...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:35 AM
When we last left Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe), he had destroyed only three of the seven Horcruxes in which the evil Lord Voldemort (Ralph Fiennes) had stored pieces of his soul, which was one way to stretch out the last volume of J.K. Rowling's...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:45 AM
About The Biggest Loser
NBC's popular series "The Biggest Loser" launches season twelve on Tuesday, September 20 (8-10 p.m. ET).
"The Biggest Loser" is a production of Reveille LLC, 25/7 Productions and 3Ball Productions. Ben Silverman (NBC's "The...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 2:10 PM
Since he first gained prominence playing a lawyer, Jimmy Smits is coming full circle in some ways. And in other ways, not so much.
The Emmy-winning veteran of such series as "L.A. Law" and "NYPD Blue" returns to weekly television as a Supreme Court judge...
| Apr 16, 2011
"Survivor" host Jeff Probst has purchased the Gene Autry estate in Studio City for $5 million.
Built in 1949 by the cowboy singer-actor, the forested 3.68-acre property had been donated by Autry's widow, Jacqueline Autry, to the Autry National Center...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Despite frequent attempts, many hit British TV series haven't been able to make a successful transition across the big pond to American television. For every success like NBC's "The Office," there's a bomb like the same network's "Coupling." Or, on a...
| Jan 11, 2011
Glendale and Burbank have benefited from a boost in film production in the region, as "CSI," "Desperate Housewives" and a host of television commercials have shot on location in the area in the past two months.
Last week Film L.A., a nonprofit that...