| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:27 PM
"Monday Night Football" was a big winner for ESPN.
Washington's 24-23 victory over Cleveland drew 6.9 million viewers -- the most-viewed NFL preseason game on ESPN in five years. (The game was the most-watched program locally.)
On the broadcast...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With Comedy Central's "Broad City," USA's "Playing House" and now "Garfunkel and Oates," which premieres Thursday on IFC, it is springtime on television for female comedy teams.
If the dynamic is not exactly without precedent — Lucy and Ethel,...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Ellen DeGeneres was in her element Wednesday at the People's Choice Awards, taking swipes at Justin Timberlake, Drew Barrymore and Oprah Winfrey.
The daytime host's humorously questionable behavior kept the otherwise stale show hosted by "2 Broke...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Kat Dennings of "2 Broke Girls" is standing up for Lindsay Lohan in the wake of some trash-talking regarding the "Mean Girls" actress' recent guest appearance on the show.
Dennings called "complete" bull on a Wednesday story that alleged Lohan was a...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Forget about staggered schedules or focusing on one thing at a time. Top-rated network CBS is planning to premiere nearly all of its new and returning programming during one week in September.
"Premiere Week" will kick off on Sunday, Sept. 22 with the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:19 AM
CBS announced its 2013-14 premiere dates Monday, which includes a special one-hour final season premiere of "How I Met Your Mother" and the debuts of five new series.
The new comedy "Mom" premieres Sept. 23 followed by the freshman drama "Hostages."...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Netflix has struck a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution for streaming rights to reruns of "New Girl," the Fox network's sitcom starring Zooey Deschanel.
While neither Netflix nor Twentieth would disclose terms of the agreement, a...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:32 PM
From Seth MacFarlane and some other producers behind the hit "Family Guy," "Dads" is a new Fox comedy about the often-shaky dynamic between aging fathers and their adult sons who are horrified by their behavior and views.
But the series was anything but...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:07 PM
It's been two decades since Groundlings alum Jennifer Coolidge got her first big break in "The Masseuse" episode of the NBC series "Seinfeld," as Jerry's new masseuse girlfriend who refuses to give him a massage. In the subsequent 20 years, the...
| Aug 22, 2013
The music beat goes on. Kristin Korb, a bassist and vocalist, enchanted music lovers on Aug. 15 at Descanso Gardens' Music on the Main jazz series, which has been attracting guests on Thursday evenings this summer.
Although she began her music career...