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  • “Political Animals” brings Sigourney Weaver to TV

     
    Sigourney Weaver never wanted to do TV. Not because she was being a snob, mind you — although after having thrived in the film world for more than 30 years, including her iconic stint as Ellen Ripley in the Alien movies, she certainly would have had...
  • Tony Scott: a top gun on TV with ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Coma’

     
    Tony Scott may not have won raves for his movies, but he certainly did for his television work. Scott produced “The Good Wife,” the best drama currently on broadcast television, with brother Ridley Scott. The CBS legal series starring Julianna...
  • This weekend: ‘Political Animals’ ends; ‘Copper’ starts; ‘Boss,’ ‘Strike Back’ return

     
    AMC's riveting "Breaking Bad" continues at 10 p.m. Sunday. It is headed toward a Sept. 2 season finale. The final eight episodes will air next summer. It's not going to end well for Walt White, but you know that, don't you?...
  • ‘Coma,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ electrify holiday weekend

     
    The long holiday weekend contains two dramas of note. “Breaking Bad” concludes its scorching, eight-episode summer run at 10 p.m. Sunday. The AMC series will end next summer with eight episodes. For Labor Day, A&E is presenting medical horror....
  • A&E medical thriller “Coma” reunites Geena Davis and Ridley Scott

     
    A&E's two-part movie miniseries Coma (Sept. 3-4 at 9pm ET) is based on the Robin Cook novel and comes from executive producers Ridley and Tony Scott (Tony died in an apparent suicide on Aug. 19) boasting an all-star cast: Lauren Ambrose, Steven Pasquale,...
  • Today: Steve Harvey, Joy Behar, ‘The View’ premiere; ‘Coma’ concludes

     
    Highlights on the TV schedule today: 1. Michelle Obama headlines the Democratic National Convention from Charlotte, N.C. ABC, CBS and NBC devote the 10 p.m. hour to the conclave. You'll find more extensive coverage on cable news, PBS (which starts at 8 p....
  • This week: ‘Coma’ dazzles; ‘No Reservations’ returns; Stand Up To Cancer seeks donations

     
    The Stand Up To Cancer fundraiser airs at 8 p.m. Friday on ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and other channels. There will be performances by Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Alicia Keys and Tim McGraw. The celebrities taking part include Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Michael...
  • Law & Order: SVU

    Law & Order: SVU
    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit chronicles the life and crimes of the elite squad of New York City detectives who investigate sexually based crimes. The series follows Detective Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni), a seasoned veteran of the unit who...
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  • Classic Hollywood: Martin Landau finds love

    Classic Hollywood: Martin Landau finds love
    Martin Landau has worked with some of cinema's most accomplished filmmakers, including Alfred Hitchcock ("North by Northwest"), Francis Ford Coppola ("Tucker: The Man and His Dream"), Woody Allen ("Crimes and Misdemeanors") and Tim Burton ("Ed Wood")....
  • Depicting addiction

    In novels and songs, in movies and plays and TV shows, addiction to drugs and alcohol is a frequent theme. Steve Earle's new novel "I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) is the latest, but here are some previous standouts...