| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Welcome to the pack, "Game of Thrones" and "Parks and Recreation"!
Nominations for the 2011 Emmys were announced Thursday morning and a group of newbies are deservedly joining the pack of usual suspects. HBO's "Mildred Pierce" led overall noms with 21,...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 8:53 AM
About 30 Rock
Emmy Award-winning comedy "30 Rock" is told through the comedic voice of Golden Globe winner Tina Fey ("Liz Lemon") and features Golden Globe winner Alec Baldwin ("Jack Donaghy") as a top network executive and Tracy Morgan ("Tracy Jordan")...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:58 AM
About America's Got Talent
"America's Got Talent," NBC's top rated summer series from "American Idol" producers FremantleMedia North America and Simon Cowell's SYCO Television, returns this summer with the hottest performers from across the country ready...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Director-actor-podcaster Kevin Smith has never worked on an official "Star Wars" project, but he's enthusiastically talked about the films enough to be added to the upcoming Star Wars Celebration at the Orange County Convention Center.
| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Dec 13, 2011
| 12:47 PM
Carrie Fisher, the former treasurer of the Lowell Athletic Booster, was sentenced Tuesday to 300 days in jail and five years of probation after embezzling nearly $100,000 over more than two years.
Though Judge Paul Sullivan said that if the...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 8:24 AM
Carrie Fisher is in town for a run of her one-woman show, "Wishful Drinking," at the Hippodrome, and fans will have a couple of chances to chat with her, courtesy of the Baltimore County Public Library.
Fisher was born to Hollywood stars Eddie Fisher...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 12:36 PM
She survived drugs, booze, parental issues, complex relationships and a metal bikini, not to mention the electroconvulsive shock therapy that helps her cope with bipolar disorder. And Carrie Fisher has a lot to say about all of it.
In 2006, the actress...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 10:00 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
5:09 a.m. All morning long, Greg Jarrett broadcasts from Eloise Chicago in Vernon Hills as part of the Hometown Voices Tour.
6:09 a.m. David Kaplan reports the latest on Theo Epstein possibly coming to the Cubs.
| Oct 3, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Through October 16 Bank of America Theatre
18 W. Monroe St.
| Oct 13, 2011
| 10:08 AM
With the death last week of Apple icon, Steve Jobs, details of the previously private tech pioneer's life are coming to light. Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, in remembering his friend, revealed that before the two decided on naming...