| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:14 AM
“Bosch” The long-awaited adaptation of Michael Connelly’s beloved detective series is now on Amazon's streaming service with Titus Welliver as Hieronymous “Harry” Bosch, solver of mysteries and protector of the thin blue...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:30 AM
With new content providers blooming like tomato plants in June and more new shows than anyone can reasonably watch, the television awards season offers a brutal winnowing process. Only a handful of programs that premiered this qualifying year are likely...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Washington Post and the Guardian captured coveted Pulitzer Prizes for public service on Monday for their revelations about the U.S. government's massive surveillance programs.
The newspapers' stories were based on thousands of secret documents...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:13 PM
This Sunday marks the glorious return of what Los Angeles Times television critic Mary McNamara calls "the best television show ever."
In case you didn't know, that show is, of course, "Game of Thrones."
The HBO show, based on the bestselling novels...
| May 29, 2014
| 7:10 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out how to make May last longer.
The Skinny: I caught most of the Don Rickles roast/tribute on Spike on Wednesday night. It was pretty entertaining, although I'm not really sure what having newscaster Brian Williams...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:34 AM
After the coffee. Before what promises to be a very long day.
The Skinny: Once again Derek Jeter delivers in the big moment. Anyone who wasn't teary watching him playing his last All-Star game doesn't have a heart. We've got some big news in Wednesday's...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:05 AM
After the coffee. Before being grateful I don't go to Comic-Con.
The Skinny: One of my happier childhood memories was watching "The Rockford Files" every Friday night with my father. We'd predict when Rockford would get beat up and when the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:03 AM
After the coffee. Before accepting that I have to work this weekend.
The Skinny: I've never been one to get excited by meeting famous people but I did get a little thrill out of chatting with Dave Grohl on Thursday about Washington, D.C., back in the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The Times' Editorial Awards for 2013, handed out in a ceremony Thursday night, honored both accountability journalism and what Editor Davan Maharaj called “the ever-growing types of journalism we produce in this Digital Age.”
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards will be Monday beginning at 5 p.m. Pacific on NBC and the evening will answer a number of intriguing questions. Will "Modern Family" win its fifth straight Emmy for comedy series, tying "Frasier's" record in the process?...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Join Los Angeles Times television critic Mary McNamara, awards columnist Glenn Whipp and staff writer Yvonne Villarreal for a post-Emmys live chat on Tuesday at noon PDT.
They'll be sharing their thoughts on Monday evening's winners and ... well ......