| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:48 AM
Brian Huskey will be L.A.'s lone hopeful when the new season of "Top Chef" premieres on Bravo Oct. 2. The Pasadena, Calif. native who started his career at the A.O.S. Culinary Arts and the California Culinary Academy in San Fransisco, decided to take a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Criminals, beware: TNT has ordered a second season of its hit docu-drama "Cold Justice." The show, which ranks as one of basic cable's Top 5 new unscripted series of the year, follows former prosecutor Kelly Siegler and former crime scene investigator...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Dating back to the early '90s, Japan's "Iron Chef" and the Food Network have grown up together, with the competition franchise setting the template for the myriad cook-against-the-clock shows that dot Food Network's schedule, along with a host of other...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Tune into HSN at midnight Nov. 14 for the debut of Miami chef Lorena Garcia’s Lorena Bella Kitchen Collection.
It includes pieces featuring ceramic non-stick nano-technology and oven-to-table serving dishes from Corningware.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:23 PM
"Top Chef: Last Chance Kitchen" took home an Emmy for Multiplatform Storytelling on Sunday during the Creative Arts Emmy Awards at Nokia Theater.
The folks at Bravo were informed of the win in late August and "Top Chef" host Tom Colicchio took some time...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:02 PM
The 65th annual prime-time Emmys should be a big night for Liberace, Walt White, Olivia Pope and the countess dowager of "Downton Abbey."
The main reasons to watch, however, may be host Neil Patrick Harris, the best choice for that job these days, and...
| Oct 1, 2013
There's more to come from the New Orleans-based 11th season of "Top Chef" than host Padma Lakshmi tossing the cheftestants Mardi Gras beads instead of making them draw knives. This year's cast features a rockabilly chick, a proud recipient of the title of...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lord knows magazines need to creatively exploit new revenue streams, but why viewers need an Esquire network remains a mystery. Having finally settled on a Comcast channel to displace (Style, we hardly knew ye), the new venture launches Sept. 23, with a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Hollywood is filled with executives who honed their chops on Madison Avenue. Dick Wolf, builder of the famous "Law & Order" franchise, toiled away at an ad agency writing slogans for Crest toothpaste. Adam Stotsky, president of NBCUniversal's Esquire,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:57 AM
"Top Chef" season 11 kicked off Wednesday night in a swamp. There were alligators, frogs, a video of Padma Lakshmi dancing in the streets and Emeril Lagasse with a box of beignets. Oh yeah, this season's in New Orleans.
The winning prizes are still the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 10:44 PM
What's happened to Olivia Pope and the gladiators since last season's cliffhanger? You don't want to miss the return of "Scandal" or any of your favorite shows, so I've put together this list of premiere dates for returning series. Remember, dates and...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:55 PM
The topic is "food TV" -- as in, does anyone want to watch a "dump and stir" food TV show anymore? -- when a roundtable is held Monday night at Border Grill in downtown Los Angeles. Panelists include "Top Chef" winner Michael Voltaggio and "Top Chef...