| May 14, 2013
| 2:45 PM
New York hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb wants Japanese electronics giant Sony Corp. to spin off its Culver City entertainment business.
CBS Corp. might like that, too.
Loeb, whose Third Point funds own more than $1 billion in Sony stock, sent a letter...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Sony Corp. stock soared in afternoon trading after New York hedge fund Third Point proposed that the electronics and media giant make an initial public stock offering of up to 20% of its entertainment arm.
That unit, known as Sony Entertainment Inc.,...
| Aug 10, 2011
Whether a remake is actually a good idea is a subject for another post....
| Sep 1, 2011
Play the opening sequences of classic prime-time TV series, then vote: Part one, 1950–69....
| Jun 30, 2009
| 6:32 AM
More than three decades later, Nicole Kidman would tackle the role in a movie version, but Samantha Stephens twitched her nose for the last time in the persona of Elizabeth Montgomery in this concluding year of the sitcom.
Samantha, husband Darrin ( Dick...
| Oct 1, 2009
| 1:10 PM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Kate Walsh was born in San Jose, Calif., on this day in 1967. This birthday gal has made her mark in television as Dr. Addison Montgomery, a role she has played both on "Grey's Anatomy" and its spin-off, "Private Practice." She...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 1:29 PM
After she had started another successful series run on "Army Wives," Catherine Bell ( "JAG") gave the "Bewitched" concept a whirl in this Hallmark Channel movie with charm that comes largely from the performances. As one Cassandra Nightingale, Bell...
| Aug 26, 2010
Two Boots, the fun New York-based restaurant serving spicy Italian and Cajun food, has come to Baltimore. One location is open in Power Plant Live, across from Port Discovery, and the second is expected to open by December near the Maryland Institute...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 4:58 PM
Actor Craig Sheffer has listed his home on Malibou Lake in the Agoura Hills area at $1,699,000.
Formerly owned by actress Elizabeth Montgomery, the home is bewitching: A stone wall and fountain lead to the house, which sits on more than half an acre...
| Jul 10, 2010
Dr. Phil, as straight-shooting TV host Phil McGraw is best known, and his wife, Robin, have listed their Mediterranean villa in Beverly Hills at $16.5 million.
The couple is selling because they have bought a hillside view home that they've been admiring...
| Jul 30, 2010
You can watch the "Twilight" movies and read the books, but why stop there?
Thousands of Americans are giving their babies "Twilight"-related names.
Bella, the name of the love-struck heroine of Stephenie Meyer's vampire novels, hadn't quite cracked the...