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  • Looking to put some money on the Emmys? Here are the odds

    Looking to put some money on the Emmys? Here are the odds
    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...
  • Emmys 2013: Upsets galore on an emotional night

    Emmys 2013: Upsets galore on an emotional night
    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...
  • Emmys: Will Ferrell makes it a family affair

    Emmys: Will Ferrell makes it a family affair
    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,...
  • Today's seniors enjoying a new Golden Age of Hollywood

    Today's seniors enjoying a new Golden Age of Hollywood
    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...
  • Bertie Carvel gives his all as 'Matilda's' demonic Miss Trunchbull

    Bertie Carvel gives his all as 'Matilda's' demonic Miss Trunchbull
    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...
  • 'Scandal' has become must-tweet TV

    'Scandal' has become must-tweet TV
    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...
  • 'Downton Abbey' gets Diddy-fueled makeover in Funny or Die spoof

    'Downton Abbey' gets Diddy-fueled makeover in Funny or Die spoof
    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'...
  • 'Sherlock' returns Jan. 19 to PBS

    'Sherlock' returns Jan. 19 to PBS
    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...
  • 'Downton Abbey' Season 4 trailer reveals Lady Edith's wild side

    'Downton Abbey' Season 4 trailer reveals Lady Edith's wild side
    Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" is already well underway in Britain, but until Jan. 5, when the costume drama finally returns to PBS, American fans will have to make do with the new 30-second teaser trailer to get their fix. The operative word here is...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'Orphan Black'

    Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'Orphan Black'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 2 - 8, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- TV HIGHLIGHTS SERIES Orphan Black Sarah...
  • An '80s sitcom gets a hilariously naughty spoofing in 'The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode'

    An '80s sitcom gets a hilariously naughty spoofing in 'The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode'
    “The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode” is loud. The randy, rowdy, raunchy show (“play” is much too precious, and “comedy” doesn’t begin to cover it) bangs and booms in the cozy, black-box theater Empire Stage...