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  • 'Smaug' tops 'Anchorman 2.' Justine Sacco's tweet debacle.

    'Smaug' tops 'Anchorman 2.' Justine Sacco's tweet debacle.
    After the coffee. Before deciding on a Chinese restaurant for Christmas. The Skinny: Another disappointing Sunday spent watching the Redskins blow a game. Fortunately, I've been reading the Johnny Carson biography by his former lawyer Henry Bushkin,...
  • Sean Hayes is on top of 'the World'

    Sean Hayes is on top of 'the World'
    Sean Hayes recently returned to TV playing a single gay father of a teenage girl — and a series lead for the first time since "Will & Grace" — in NBC's "Sean Saves the World." It's one of five shows on the air from Hazy Mills, the production...
  • Emmy Comedy Supporting Actor: What Will Happen?

    The Primetime Emmy nominations are less than 48 hours away, and we have two posts left in our "What Will Happen" series. The penultimate piece looks at supporting actor in a comedy, bursting with multiple shows with multiple candidates. Post-'Modern':...
  • Jason Sudeikis Exit Creates Casting Crisis at 'Saturday Night Live'

    Now there's four out the door. Jason Sudeikis confirmed Wednesday at a "Late Show with David Letterman" taping that he will not be returning for the 2013-14 season. He joins Fred Armisen and Bill Hader, who signaled their departures when the 38th...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Wilfred' on FX

    Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Wilfred' on FX
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of July 21 - 27, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- The Ellen DeGeneres Show The Tonight Show...
  • CBS and Time Warner Cable keep talking. Jason Sudeikis to exit 'SNL.'

    After the coffee. Before racing over to the Beverly Hilton for press tour. The Skinny: Not that they took me into consideration, but I'll still thank CBS and Time Warner Cable for extending their deadline on a distribution deal. My day is going to be...
  • Why 'Saturday Night Live' Isn't Dead (At Least Not Yet)

    The last time Lorne Michaels ever really let a public comment pass about which "Saturday Night Live" cast member might not return to the program came in 1986, at the tail end of "SNL" ill-fated 11th season. Many people have wiped that era from memory:...
  • Jason Sudeikis trades TV for film with 'We're the Millers'

    TV’s loss is moviedom’s gain. At least, that was Jason Sudeikis’ message to a “Late Night With David Letterman” audience Thursday, when the “Saturday Night Live” stalwart announced that he’s chucking his...
  • ‘Saturday Night Live’ skewers Obama, Romney, Eastwood

     
    “Saturday Night Live” installed a new Barack Obama and a new attitude this weekend. Jay Pharoah succeeded Fred Armisen in playing the president, and the NBC series took sharper digs at the president. In the first-rate opening sketch, a...
  • With election season in full gear, “SNL” returns to NBC at perfect time

     
      Some might argue that Saturday Night Live isn't as funny as it was many years ago, but what isn't up for debate is that this weekend's season premiere — thanks to politics and cast changes — is one of the most heavily anticipated in a very,...
  • This weekend: ‘Saturday Night Live,’ ‘Boardwalk Empire’ return; ‘Weeds’ ends

     
    Jason Sudeikis is back, and “Saturday Night Live” still has him. The NBC late-night institution starts its 38th season at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, and in very good news for the show, Sudeikis will continue to play Mitt Romney and Joe Biden. Jay...