topic-peclb000049 News Coverage on Alan Alda - CTNow
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Alan Alda

A collection of news and information related to Alan Alda published by this site and its partners.

Top Alan Alda Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Baddies Serve Up Juiciest Roles for Guest Actors

    Oh, it's good to play bad. Actors of all levels know this already, but guest actors get to relish their roles a little more than your average player, especially when they can dig into a villainous part with gusto. Playing a guest character may not...
  • Brian Dennehy on Broadway's 'Love Letters': It's All About 'Not Getting in the Way' of the Words

    If it hadn't been for The New Yorker, A.R. Gurney's 1988 play might have never made it to the Great White Way. At the show's Broadway opening on Thursday at the Brooks Atkinson Theater the playwright explained that he submitted the script to the...
  • TV This Week Sept. 14 - 20: 'New Girl' on Fox

    TV This Week Sept. 14 - 20: 'New Girl' on Fox
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 14 - 20, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SUNDAY The only thing we have to fear is not...
  • Are older directors still making vital movies?

    Do movie directors, like fine wines, get better with age? That may sound like a frivolous question, but it has long been debated by critics as they weigh the relative merits of fiery young upstarts versus wise old veterans. The question takes on renewed...
  • September 2013 TV premieres, finales, specials and movies

    September 2013 TV premieres, finales, specials and movies
    Cable networks kick off the Fall TV season in early September with a variety of reality series, scripted dramas and comedies. Later in the month, the broadcast networks join the fray with their new and returning series. And if you oly watch TV on your...
  • Bob Newhart: Why'd it take so long for him to win an Emmy?

    Bob Newhart: Why'd it take so long for him to win an Emmy?
    One of the highlights of Sunday's Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was the win for Bob Newhart, who picked up his first Emmy. His first? One might wonder how it's possible that Newhart, 84, had never won an Emmy before, given that he's one of the most...
  • Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Brains on Trial' on PBS

    Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Brains on Trial' on PBS
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 15 - 21, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   SERIES Survivor The contestants learn that...
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Valerie's Story: A Meredith Vieira Special'

    Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Valerie's Story: A Meredith Vieira Special'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 15 - 21, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------     SERIES The Million Second Quiz The big-...
  • Allan Arbus dies at 95; played psychiatrist on 'MASH'

    As the wise, dryly humorous psychiatrist caring for shellshocked surgeons and troops in the hit television series "MASH," actor Allan Arbus was so convincing that at least one colleague assumed he had expertise in the medical specialty. In 1973, the...
  • 'Naked City: The Complete Series'

    'Naked City: The Complete Series'
    One of television’s most classic police dramas is offered in full, utilizing richly atmospheric New York location filming. It also boasts a truly remarkable roster of guest stars, considering how many actors made appearances early in careers that...
  • Faces to Watch 2014: TV | Jonathan Groff, Annet Mahendru and more

    Faces to Watch 2014: TV | Jonathan Groff, Annet Mahendru and more
    The Times asked its reporters and critics to highlight figures in entertainment and the arts who will be making news in 2014. Here’s who they picked: Jonathan Groff | Actor He closed out last year as the voice of the rugged mountain man romantic...