| Mar 2, 2011
| 12:26 PM
This year's Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo will be especially nerdy--but cool at the same time. That's because the cast members from "Chuck" and "The Vampire Diaries" will be there.
C2E2, which takes place March 18-20 at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 5:40 PM
"Nikita"star Shane West will participate in C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago, stepping in for Maggie Q, who had to cancel due to the filming schedule for the final episodes of the CW series.
West plays Michael, the ex-Division agent who has...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Awkward teen Paul sees dead people. So what, right?
As you begin to read this review of BBC America's "The Fade," (8 p.m. Jan. 14, BBC America; 3.5 stars out of 4), you're likely going to shrug, thinking you've seen plenty of ghost stories, not to...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:42 PM
It just doesn't seem right watching Natalie Dormer act in contemporary clothing, let alone with her natural blond hair.
"I do quite a lot contemporary stuff," Dormer told me, laughing, during a phone interview from London, "but the American audience...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Art imitates life to a degree in "Necessary Roughness," an engaging new dramedy premiering Wednesday, June 29, on USA Network.
Inspired by the story of Dr. Donna Dannanfelser, who worked as a therapist for the New York Jets in the mid-1990s, the series...
| Jul 15, 2011
Looking over the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, you'd almost think that the TV academy was honoring two separate industries. For drama and made-for-TV movies and miniseries, it's HBO and its basic-cable cousins. For everything else, it's...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Chris Hardwick started his showbiz career as co-host of MTV's "Singled Out" in the mid-1990s, which, um, maybe was cool. Now, as ruler of a growing Nerdist empire, he's making nerds more popular than ever.
In addition to his hit Nerdist comedy podcast...
| Aug 22, 2011
Reza Badiyi, a prolific television director whose credits included "Get Smart" and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and who set a Directors Guild of America record for directing the most hours of episodic series television, has died. He was 81.
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:05 AM
If Sarah Michelle Gellar can't get along with her newest co-star, she has no one but herself to blame.
And that's quite literal, since the co-star is ... Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Forever cemented in television history as a vampire slayer named Buffy,...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:13 AM
She's often been cast as the best friend or the loyal assistant, but now it's Kathryn Hahn's time to shine.
The former "Crossing Jordan" co-star gets glammed up as the female lead in "Free Agents," NBC's take on a British comedy series that premieres...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:27 AM
The creators of “Arrested Development” have announced that the show will be back for another season, so we asked our staff which shows they would bring back if they could.•••• “Buffy.” TV just hasn’t...