| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:26 PM
One nice thing about the contemporary world of comedy is its abundance of small gifts. You can thank the Internet for this; it may have destroyed bookstores and record stores and much else I hold/held dear, but it created the video version of the...
| Oct 9, 2013
If you missed the chance to audition for "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" Tuesday at Sands Bethlehem, you might want to take a road trip to the Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs near Wilkes-Barre for a casting call for......
| Jun 24, 2013
By Kirk McKoy, Los Angeles Times Every year The Envelope section of the Los Angeles Times gathers a collection of panelists to discuss the television industry. The panels include people from some of the most popular TV shows in the categories of comedy,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Actor John Corbett is known by millions of fans around the globe for his roles as Aiden in “Sex and The City” and Ian in My Big Fat Greek Wedding, but the good-hearted star is also famous for giving back to some important charitable causes....
| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If anyone knows how much can happen over the course of 12 months, it's Katie Couric.
After beginning 2011 still serving as anchor and managing editor of "CBS Evening News," she's ending it with one of her first major ventures since joining ABC News, part...
| Jul 2, 2011
Actress Jennifer Aniston has sold her Beverly Hills estate, which had been listed for $42 million.
Weeks or months can pass before a sales price appears in the public records, but area real estate agents report the Trousdale Estates home went for
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Quite a few TV actors were likely surprised early Thursday when they heard about their Emmy nomination, but none more visibly than Plainfield native Melissa McCarthy.
"Yikes," said McCarthy, 40, who was announcing the nominees live when her own name came...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:32 AM
Increasingly, TV show stars, writers and producers are taking to the microblogging service Twitter to talk about their jobs, interact with fans, and share opinions and personal philosophies.
Recently, "NCIS" star Pauley Perrette (@PauleyP on Twitter),...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:47 AM
On Monday, the ladies of “The Bachelor” mansion embarked on “a worldwide journey to find love with Sean” -- one that began in … Montana.
Yeah, the remaining 11 women didn’t seem overjoyed when Chris Harrison told them...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Elise Schreier works in complex claims at The Hartford insurance company. But that's just her day job. At night, she blogs about a subject near to her heart and her home: same-sex parenting.
"We struggled with infertility for a number of years. At the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 2:31 PM
"Steve Harvey" is not everyone's cup of afternoon tea.
Devotees of, say, "The Colbert Report" will find "Harvey's" right-down-the-middle humor uninspiring. Funny newspaper headlines and jokes about how men behave versus how women behave — where...