| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Dennis Farina, a Chicago police officer turned character actor who cemented his second career playing gangsters, cops and other tough guys in film and TV, died Monday. He was 69.
The actor, perhaps best known in recent years for his stint on the TV...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hopefully you've all had or are still having a great holiday break, but after New Year's Day things start getting back to normal, and TV is no exception.
Your regularly scheduled programming is about to return. So if you're wondering when your favorite...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Rainn Wilson will soon be solving mysteries on Fox. The network announced on Tuesday that it had given a 13-episode order to "Backstrom," a drama from "Bones" creator Hart Hanson.
The series, based on a pair of novels popular in Sweden, follows Det....
| Jan 11, 2014
| 9:31 AM
AMC released Saturday a new trailer for its Revolutionary War spy drama, "Turn," and announced the series will premiere at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 6.
Don’t let the period costumes fool you into thinking this is a quaint tale: The riveting 90-minute...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:17 AM
"JFK." During the next two weeks, many networks are offering an assortment of documentaries and docudramas to mark the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination. If you watch only one, let it be American Experience's "JFK." In two two-hour...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:04 PM
This week brings the series premieres of "Ground Floor," "Alpha House" and "Almost Human" and the series finale of "Eastbound & Down." Also on the schedule are the return of "Parks and Recreation" after a short hiatus, the Season 4 premiere of "Raising...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 11:11 AM
"The Voice" regained some of its young-adult audience Monday after missing a beat last week as the series transitioned into live-competition mode.
The NBC singing competition, now in its second week of live rounds, drew nearly 11.9 million viewers,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:54 AM
ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" grooved its way to the top as the most watched TV program on Monday, making ABC the most watched network of the night.
With 14.2 million viewers, the reality show, which increased its viewership 5% from last week, was No....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:23 AM
CBS dunked over its rival networks in the ratings Monday night with the NCAA men's basketball championship.
Early numbers for live sports are not adjusted for time zones and can be unreliable, but it appears the face-off between Kentucky and Connecticut...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Ratings for "How I Met Your Mother" are rising in the run-up to its finale.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, the second-to-last episode of the CBS comedy series' ninth and final season scored 9.1-million viewers overall and a 3.4 among key 18-...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:54 AM
"How I Met Your Mother" went out with a ratings bang Monday night.
The CBS sitcom that for nine years followed a man's long search for a wife ended with its highest ratings ever, averaging more than 12.9 million viewers, according to early numbers from...