| Aug 29, 2014
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
SELFIE, 8 p.m. Tuesday:...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:48 AM
"Sleepy Hollow." The surprise hit of last fall is back, and not a moment too soon.
For one thing, well more like six things, last season's finale left Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison) buried alive, Abbie (Nichole Beharie) trapped in purgatory, Katrina (Katiana...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:20 AM
"Henry Danger" and "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn," Nickelodeon's latest petri dishes for J-14 pinup stars and Kids Choice Awards presenters, could easily be grouped under the title "The Adventures of Science Fact and Science Fiction."
One is a pulp...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Lorenzo Semple Jr. was one of the hottest screenwriters in Hollywood in the 1970s and '80s, working on star-studded films such as "Papillon," with Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman; "Three Days of the Condor," headlined by Robert Redford; and "Never Say...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Eli Wallach, an early practitioner of method acting who made a lasting impression as the scuzzy bandit Tuco in "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
Wallach, who received an honorary Academy Award for lifetime achievement...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Bob Hastings, a radio actor who found his footing in television, notably for portraying "yes man" Lt. Elroy Carpenter on the popular 1960s sitcom "McHale's Navy," died Monday of prostate cancer at his Burbank home, his family said. He was 89.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After tapping Ben McKenzie to play a young Commissioner Gordon, Fox continues to bulk up its "Gotham" cast, announcing classic roles including the Penguin and Alfred Pennyworth for the much-anticipated "Batman" origin series.
Robin Lord Taylor will...
| May 26, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Saturday in Los Angeles, "The Middleman" lived again. For the space of an hour and change, the late 2008 ABC Family television series about a pair of non-superhuman heroes protecting the world from a smorgasbord of aliens, monsters, mythological creatures...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:30 AM
TV executives spoke a strange language in New York this week.
"We are eventizing our entertainment slate," Fox Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly told media buyers at the network's annual "upfront" presentation, where it formally presented the fall...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
As ABC execs hunker down on pilot pickup decisions for the coming season, the Alphabet is also busy pulling together talent for its unscripted entry "Rising Star."
The network is close to a deal with country singer Brad Paisley to serve as a judge on the...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Fox Broadcasting is overhauling much of its prime-time lineup after a disappointing season.
The network, which endured steep declines in overall viewers and in the coveted 18-to-49-year-old demographic, said it will premiere 12 new shows next season....