| Jan 6, 2015
| 1:01 PM
The fourth season of "Girls" premieres on Sunday, but HBO has already renewed the series for a fifth season.
According to multiple reports, HBO programming president Michael Lombardo made the announcement before the audience assembled at the American...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:38 AM
"What's the point of even sleeping?"
Let it be noted that although 2014 was the year I achieved near-total omniscience over all media, I saw St. Vincent sing that line only three times in the past 12 months. I apologize for that. It was a regretful...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:00 AM
"My version of entertaining at home is putting on some cool music and opening up a bottle of Jack Daniel's or wine," author, political pundit and TV personality Meghan McCain declares. "I can't cook, unless you want Cheez Whiz on a Ritz cracker. I am...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Before their girl crushes had uttered a word, the cheers started coming.
“I love your pants, Mindy!”
“I love your skirt, Kristen!”
These were the crowd’s thought leaders -- Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham, Kristen Wiig and...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 9:39 AM
Thursday night, Judd Apatow began his short stint as one of the many guest hosts on CBS' "Late Late Show" to pass the time between Craig Ferguson's departure and James Corden's debut.
Rather than follow Ferguson's style of conducting one conversation...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 11:10 AM
The Sundance Film Festival kicks off today in Park City, Utah, with a pair of films from Chicago directors who also happened to be married to one another.
Joe Swanberg ("Drinking Buddies") debuts his latest feature "Digging for Fire," co-created with...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:50 AM
Just as Hollywood's awards season heats up, half the town takes off for a snowy getaway to Park City, Utah, for the Sundance Film Festival.
Celebrating its 31st year, the festival has steadily outgrown its indie-film roots to showcase emerging and...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Once again, we’re nearing the final days of the year and the web is full of “best of,” “must have” lists. I turned to the reading experts at the Barrington Area Library – our librarians – to see which books they...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Congratulations, TV lovers. You've survived the least wonderful time of the year. In December, Hollywood takes the equivalent of a long holiday, packing the schedule with reruns and holiday specials you've seen 80 times.
Well, never fear. January is...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:36 AM
Comedy Central has renewed emerging hit series "Broad City" for a third season, just hours before the show's sophomore turn on the network is set to debut.
The Viacom-owned outlet said it would pick up ten more episodes of the show, an odd-couple...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:51 AM
They were impossible to miss — the millennial power set, gliding down a Beverly Hilton hotel staircase, headed by ringleader Taylor Swift.
Even if she weren't the most famous 25-year-old on the planet, the pop star would have been easy to spot...