| May 6, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Sada Thompson, a Tony Award-winning actress best known to TV viewers for her Emmy Award-winning role as the matriarch in the 1970s dramatic TV series "Family," has died. She was 83.
Thompson, a resident of Southbury, Conn., died of lung disease Wednesday...
| May 7, 2011
| 2:35 PM
— The War on the Shore lasted about 15 minutes.
That's how long it took for No. 1 Salisbury to score four goals and take 13 shots. From then on, it was a rout as the Sea Gulls defeated rival Washington College, 17-3, Saturday before a crowd of 2,...
| May 10, 2011
| 8:53 PM
Fox network hasn't officially announced it's 2011-12 season, but news broke late Tuesday that "The Chicago Code" has been canceled. (UPDATE: Fox now has announced its Fall schedule.)
The show's creator, Shawn Ryan, told Alan Sepinwall that Fox...
| May 11, 2011
| 9:50 AM
"House" is leaving the building, "30 Rock" has rolled away, "The Middle" is coming to an end, and "American Idol" will soon be idle.
A generation ago, the end of the broadcast networks' season meant the beginning of the "nothing worth watching" season....
| May 12, 2011
| 12:01 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor John Billingsley was born in Media, Pa., today in 1960. This birthday guy appeared in a major recurring role on "True Blood" and has made recent guest appearances on "The Mentalist" and "Leverage." On the big screen, Billingsley has...
| May 12, 2011
| 10:12 PM
This corrects Gabrielle Herbosa's information.
COSTA MESA HIGH SCHOOL
Recipients of the 32nd annual Les Miller Outstanding Student Awards
School Activities/Clubs: Virtual Enterprise-Business Plan Team, Academic Decathlon, varsity tennis,...
| May 13, 2011
| 1:54 PM
ABC has ordered a ton of new series for the fall, and has axed the dramas "Brothers & Sisters,” “Detroit 1-8-7,” “No Ordinary Family,” “Off the Map” and the comedies “Mr. Sunshine” and "Better With...
| May 15, 2011
Television takes the spotlight starting Monday at the upfronts in New York City, when most networks will announce which shows live and die. Many decisions will hinge on issues of substance — ratings and cost and critical acclaim. But no one should...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:28 AM
It's kind of amazing how Fox can simultaneously make me cheer and boo with its programming choices. And it's all my fault, I guess.
I don't like reality TV, and with today's announcement of its 2011-12 primetime schedule, Fox proves it plans to dominate...
| May 18, 2011
| 7:04 AM
With the final season of "The Closer" approaching TNT announced Wednesday that it will launch a spin-off called "Major Crimes" starring Mary McDonnell as Capt. Raydor, who was often butting heads with Deputy Police Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra...
| May 18, 2011
| 10:04 AM
As the TNT drama series heads toward its final round - at least in its current incarnation, with Kyra Sedgwick as its award-winning star - its previous season makes its home-video debut.
Interrogator extraordinaire Brenda Leigh Johnson (Sedgwick)...