| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Comedian Joan Rivers' condition remains serious, her daughter Melissa Rivers said in a statement on Friday, after the television personality was hospitalized following a cardiac arrest.
Rivers, 81, stopped breathing during a vocal cord procedure at a New...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After a storied career as a producer, bandleader, bassist and composer, Rickey Minor was introduced to mainstream America as bandleader for "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" and longtime musical director of "American Idol." Now he's taken over an old...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:00 AM
On his 60th birthday in May 2013, Pierce Brosnan woke up in Belgrade, Serbia. In three days he was to start shooting a new action-thriller called "The November Man," playing a world-weary but still lethal ex-CIA agent — the sort of role that would...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 9:43 PM
The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Monday during an NBC broadcast. Here is a list of the winners and nominees. Winners are marked with an asterisk (*).
Outstanding Drama Series
* "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
"Downton Abbey" (PBS)
| Aug 18, 2014
| 6:51 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - For those who need a little more incentive to get invested in the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, nationally syndicated oddsmaker Benjamin Eckstein has a solution - gamble on it.
While betting money on the Emmys in the state of...
| Aug 24, 2014
Vince Lombardi was in the hospital dying of colon cancer. He awoke one night, and from the deepest part of his soul bellowed a warning to the world.
"Joe Namath! You're not bigger than football. Remember that!"
If Lombardi had lived, what would he say...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
When Seth Meyers hits the stage at the Nokia Theatre on Monday as host of the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, it will be almost six months to the day after taking over NBC's "Late Night."
The new job requires Meyers, who spent more than a dozen years in the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
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| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:50 PM
No one ever really knows what will go down on Emmy Awards night. Just when you think the voters are stuck in a rubber-stamp rut, they pull a big surprise and bestow their love on a shiny TV newbie.
That's what makes predicting the winners such an iffy...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Comedian Jimmy Pardo, best known for hosting the podcast "Never Not Funny" and for being Conan O'Brien's opening act, frequent guest and regular sketch performer, returns to the Chicago area this weekend for a pair of performances at Zanies in Rosemont (8...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 1:48 PM
The Creative Arts Emmys will be handed out beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Although most of the 80 categories probably hold little interest to those who aren't friends, family or colleagues of the nominees, the...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Late night hosts began paying proper respects to Robin Williams on Tuesday night, beginning with Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" and Conan O'Brien on "Conan."
O'Brien broke the news to his studio audience on Monday, but 24 hours later, he was able to...