| Apr 17, 2015
| 9:59 AM
"Sábado Gigante" is ending its run after 53 years on the air. As we look back on the show's history, here is a Times story on the show's 50th anniversary originally published on Oct. 27, 2012.
One of Latin America's top entertainment personalities is...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 11:28 AM
Jennifer Lopez is often characterized as a diva. But for the Boys & Girls Club of America, she's a hero.
Lopez will receive the second annual Hero Award at the Radio Disney Music Awards in recognition of her work with the Boys & Girls Club of America....
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:45 AM
UPDATED: "American Idol" rebounded a bit from last week, when the Fox singing contest scored its lowest ratings ever. But the show's days as a ratings powerhouse are long ago.
"Idol" averaged 7.6 million viewers Wednesday, up from 6.6 million last week....
| Apr 15, 2015
| 7:25 PM
Joey Cook's run on "American Idol" came to an end on Wednesday night, but she went down fighting.
In the top seven, trying to make it to the top six, Cook had to go head-to-head with Richmond resident Rayvon Owen — one of her best pals on the show...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:30 PM
There was important news revealed on last week's "American Idol," and the performers got the word shortly before the viewing audience: Only the Top 5 from this season will go on the annual "American Idols Live" tour, down from 10 in previous years.
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:23 AM
Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton met when they were in high school in Florida but didn't begin a relationship — musical or otherwise — until college. As Alex & Sierra, they won the third season of televised talent show "The X Factor" in 2013...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 11:42 AM
As "Empire" heads to its season finale, the Fox musical drama can take a bow. It was the No. 1 broadcast with the 18-to-49 age group last week.
"Empire" scored an impressive 5.8 rating in the age group to lead the broadcast networks. Over in cable, the...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:56 PM
Joey Cook had fun on "American Idol" on Wednesday night. Quite literally.
In advancing to the top 9 on this season of "Idol," on an episode devoted to the hits of the 1980s, she appeared in a shimmering skirt ("Madonna in space," she called it) and...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 8:17 AM
Thirteen years after “American Idol” first mesmerized TV viewers, it has lost about two out of every three viewers from its ratings peak.
But a longtime digital music executive is guessing that people still love showing off their talents...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 7:56 AM
The week's highlights: Will Orlando model Charlotte McKinney survive the first ejection on "Dancing With the Stars"? Will Sue be accepted by a college on "The Middle"? Who will win at the Kids' Choice Awards?
Here's a list of coming attractions: ...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:52 AM
UPDATED: The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament was a big hit Thursday any way you count it.
And there are several ways to count it. CBS won prime time in young adults, according to numbers released Friday afternoon. The network was up 82 percent in...