| Apr 5, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Three decades after writing her memoir "Knock Wood," Candice Bergen has penned a follow-up, "A Fine Romance."
The 68-year-old Emmy Award-winning daughter of ventriloquist Edgar Bergen discusses with candor, humor and poignancy her unconventional...
| 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...
| 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 ......
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:21 AM
"Breaking Bad" ended its run on AMC on Sunday night in what, as Los Angeles Times TV critic Mary McNamara writes, "may be the first recorded (and distinctly over-tweeted) perfect finale in television history." Join her and Times staff writer Yvonne...