| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:19 PM
"Sweet Dreams" by Eurythmics underscores the show's opening moments, but it's the stuff of childhood nightmares that lies at the heart of "Grimm," the imaginative and decidedly offbeat police procedural premiering Friday, Oct. 21, on NBC.
| Oct 28, 2011
| 7:57 AM
Fairy tales are hot this season, as evidenced in the launch of NBC's "Grimm" (8 p.m. Friday; 3 stars out of 4) just a few days after ABC's "Once Upon A Time" premiered.
Both shows would have you believe that children's fairy tales are not fantasies,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 9:31 PM
“Grimm” star David Giuntoli credits his time in Chicago with pushing him out of the woods and into the acting business.
“I was kind of lost and I found myself largely in Chicago,” the 31-year-old who grew up in St. Louis told me...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:18 PM
When Alan Sepinwall was hired as a TV critic just out of college in 1996, he had no way of knowing he was about to witness “a big bang of sorts,” as he puts it in his new book "The Revolution Was Televised: The Cops, Crooks, Slingers and...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Some of the biggest blockbuster movies in the last 10 years are based on books. (That means you, Harry Potter and “The Hunger Games”). But the annual television lineup has always included its share of book adaptations as well, dating back to...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 11:04 PM
It was relatively easy to convince Hollywood writer/director James Gunn to sign on to his first video game project. All he had to do was watch a short video clip of a game in which a high school cheerleader chops up zombies with a chainsaw.
| Jul 23, 2012
Some have asked Zoe Kazan why “Ruby Sparks,” a comedy/drama about a male author who considers if and how to change a character he writes and then comes to life as his real girlfriend, doesn’t feature a female writer controlling a man....
| Dec 9, 2012
Pop star and singing competition judge Britney Spears has bought the Thousand Oaks home of former professional hockey player Russ Courtnall and his wife, actress Paris Vaughan.
The property came on the market in August at $8.5 million and was withdrawn...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:50 PM
John Barrowman, Chad Michael Murray and cast members from "Nikita" are among the TV guests who will attend C2E2 April 13-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Barrowman, whom "Torchwood" and "Doctor Who" know as Captain Jack Harkness, will sign autographs...