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  • McNamara's Picks: 'Foyle's War,' 'Writers' Room,' 'Breaking Amish'

    PBS is chockablock with solid fare this summer, with new episodes of the "Inspector Morse" prequel series "Endeavor" currently airing, along with repeats of "Call the Midwife," Season Two, and an adaptation of "The Lady Vanishes" coming up next month....
  • Jay Leno, Julia Louis-Dreyfus among TV Academy Hall of Fame inductees

    Outgoing "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno and "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus are among the six new inductees to the Television Academy Hall of Fame who were announced Monday. The other inductees are super-prolific TV writer David E. Kelley, Dolby...
  • San Fernando Valley: 11 micro-itineraries

    San Fernando Valley: 11  micro-itineraries
    The San Fernando Valley is 260 square miles of suburbia. Actually, make that suburbia on nutritional supplements. And antidepressants. With perhaps a little cosmetic surgery south of Ventura Boulevard, where the big money is. Or maybe — now that it'...
  • About Us

    WSFL-TV (SFL-TV) is Miami-Fort Lauderdale's CW affiliate, programming a strong schedule of entertainment, local news, and public affairs programming. SFL-TV's signal reaches 1,583,300 South Florida television households representing more than 4 million...
  • 'Most Wanted' on the move

    Earlier this year, Fox canceled the long-running Saturday crime-fighting series "America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back" -- as it had done in 1996, before a torrent of complaints from law enforcement urged a change of heart -- but said the show...
  • Warner Bros. names Kevin Tsujihara chief executive

    In a bold bet on the digital future of entertainment, Time Warner Inc. has selected its digital guru -- Kevin Tsujihara -- as the new chief executive of Warner Bros. Entertainment. Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes' selection of Tsujihara,...
  • Eugene Polley dies at 96; inventor of wireless TV remote control

    Eugene Polley dies at 96; inventor of wireless TV remote control
    Eugene Polley, inventor of the first wireless channel changer, a precursor to the remote control that surfers use to navigate the 500-plus channels offered by modern television, has died. He was 96. Polley died of natural causes Sunday at a hospital in...
  • 'Desperate Housewives' actress who played Mrs. McCluskey dies

    'Desperate Housewives' actress who played Mrs. McCluskey dies
    Less than three weeks after nosy neighbor Mrs. McCluskey succumbed to lung cancer on the series finale of "Desperate Housewives," Kathryn Joosten — the actress who won two Emmy Awards for portraying the television character — has died of the...
  • Southern California Close-Ups: San Fernando Valley

    Southern California Close-Ups: San Fernando Valley
      First published on April 24, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012. The San Fernando Valley is 260 square miles of suburbia. Actually, make that suburbia on nutritional supplements. And antidepressants. With perhaps a little cosmetic surgery south...
  • Memorial for longtime CBS exec Bud Grant set

     
    A memorial has been set for B. Donald Grant, a former president of CBS Entertainment who died on July 1 at the age of 79. Known as Bud, Grant started his career at NBC in 1956 and held posts at......
  • Lehigh bar association wins Emmy for texting video

     
    The Bar Association of Lehigh County has only been in the TV business for two years, but it picked up its first Emmy award Saturday. The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences honored the bar association and its...