| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:16 AM
The first trailer for Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" hit the internet over the weekend offered a glimpse into how Lady Mary Crawley (Michelle Dockery) is dealing with the loss of her husband, Matthew.
"You have a straightforward choice," the Dowager...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Oh, to live in a world where "Last Tango in Halifax" becomes as crazy-popular as "Downton Abbey."
Both air here on PBS, although "Last Tango" is not under the "Masterpiece" imprint, and both feature British legends (Maggie Smith in "Downton," Derek...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Online sports betting site Bovada figures odds on everything from the NFL to Twitter's IPO, so it's not surprising they've figured the odds for this weekend's Emmy awards.
While we're not condoning gambling on this august and respected celebration of...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Best Drama Series
"Breaking Bad" - AMC
"Downton Abbey" - PBS
"Game of Thrones" - HBO
"Homeland" - Showtime
"House of Cards" - Netflixf
"Mad Men" - AMC
Best Comedy Series
"The Big Bang Theory" - CBS
"Girls" - HBO
"30 Rock" - NBC
"Louie" - FX
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 65th Emmy Awards took so many of its winners by surprise Sunday night that several were, quite literally, speechless.
True, TV's biggest night had its share of repeat winners, notably ABC's "Modern Family" and actresses Claire Danes ("Homeland") and...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Will Ferrell is all about child's play.
The comedian announced the big, final prizes Sunday at the 2013 Emmy Awards alongside his three kiddos. And, yes, those were his actual kids.
In the sketch, Ferrell and his clan (Magnus, 9; Mattias, 6; and Axel,...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Many of today's seniors had the good fortune of growing up in the Golden Age of Hollywood, when anyone could pay a nickel or a dime to see their matinee idols shoot 'em up in a Western, dance on air in a musical, solve a mystery or fall in love. After...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — Miss Agatha Trunchbull, headmistress of Crunchem Hall school, hates pigtails. They're good only to serve as handles by which she can toss a rebellious child into the air — a feat this one-time Olympic hammer-throwing champion...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
ABC's "Scandal" revolves around a beautiful, law-breaking Washington power-fixer with killer instincts and a matching wardrobe. She's madly in love with the very flawed president of the United States, who, among other things, recently murdered a Supreme...
| May 16, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Diddy's rather confusing Twitter announcement that he'll be appearing as a series regular on the wildly popular British aristocracy drama "Downton Abbey" has manifested itself as a mediocre Funny or Die video.
And aren't we all a little relieved? We'...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Mark Jan. 19 in your calendar, folks. That's the date "Sherlock" returns to PBS.
The network Wednesday announced its winter/spring schedule, which also reminds fans that Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" will air at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 5 through Feb. 23. In the new...