| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:28 AM
There is just no underestimating the importance of Oscar Wilde.
As he might say, modern life would be very tedious if we didn't have his works to savor, and modern theater a complete impossibility — modern television, too, as Julian Fellowes...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 8:46 AM
Many of you will not have watched the season finale of "Downton Abbey" that ran on PBS last night, so read no further if you fear spoilers.
My question for those of you who, like me, have watched to end of season five, is this:
| Mar 2, 2015
| 11:00 AM
"Downton Abbey" fans, you may want to sit down before reading this: Maggie Smith may be ready to leave the show.
In an interview with London's Sunday Times newspaper promoting her new film, "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," the actress...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:06 AM
Turner Classic Movies does the best job of honoring veteran performers, and the invaluable channel continues the trend this month.
TCM will salute Debbie Reynolds, who receives the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award later this month, and Rod...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Critics' favorites "Boyhood" and "Birdman" are among the top contenders in nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Ensembles from both films will compete with the casts of "The Theory of Everything," "The Imitation Game" and "The Grand...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:47 AM
The year's most-watched telecast tops a weekend filled with comedy from Mel Brooks, Key & Peele, Jimmy Fallon and "Saturday Night Live."
The Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks starts at 6:30 p.m. Sunday on NBC. That...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 8:42 AM
UPDATED: The Dallas Cowboys scored a big one for Fox Sunday night.
The Cowboys' 24-20 victory over the Detroit Lions pulled in 42.3 million viewers in the 7 p.m. hour, according to updated ratings.
That hour put Fox ahead of the broadcasting pack. The...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 4:15 AM
Maggie Smith rules the fifth season of “Downton Abbey,” PBS’ lavish and still-delectable serial.
Smith’s majestic yet poignant work as the dowager countess deepens the drama, which returns at 9 p.m. Sunday on PBS. “Love may...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:48 AM
It's a weekend filled with new episodes, important NFL games and Golden Globes hoopla. Here are programs to keep in mind:
1. The Golden Globes at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC. You may not want to watch the whole three-hour telecast. But the Amy Poehler-Tina Fey...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:30 AM
"There's nothing sadder than a washed-up reality star. ... They have two minutes of fame but the problem is the two minutes have redefined their entire lives. ... Now, everyone wants a campaign, a brand of their own ... I think everyone wants to see their...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:23 AM
OK, "Downton Abbey," I think it's time we had a talk.
First, let me say congratulations on your win Sunday at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. No one can argue that the acting on this show isn't top notch, even when the writing isn't, which, well&...