| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Decked out in a blue blazer and stylish white hat, he bounded onto the ballroom stage at the Beverly Hilton as if he could barely contain himself, beaming at the audience of TV journalists from around the country.
After being almost off the showbiz grid...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Meeting Arsenio Hall at a hotel restaurant in Chicago, several things strike you:
He is extremely polite and instantly likable, good qualities in someone once again asking America to spend an hour each weeknight with him. His Chicago background, while...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:23 PM
For Arsenio Hall, revisiting the talk show circuit after a nearly 20-year absence, comes with at least two caveats for the Dog Pound looking to get reacquainted with their ol' late night pal: less hair, littler shoulder pads.
"It's kind of the same...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The production offices of "The Arsenio Hall Show" at Sunset Bronson Studios in Hollywood have that unmistakable New Show Smell -- the gasoline-tinged fragrance of freshly erected cubicle partitions, desktop filing shelves, whiteboards and erasable markers...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Adam Carolla, who launched his entertainment career as a stand-up comic, has raised $1.36 million via a crowdfunding campaign for a feature film set in the world of comedy clubs.
Carolla, who is using Donald Trump's Fund Anything site, will write, direct...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:30 PM
CBS Corp. is pushing into the Southeast Asian TV market in a pact with RTL Group to launch two entertainment channels in more than two dozen fast-growing territories.
The first of the channels, dubbed RTL CBS Entertainment, is set to launch in September....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:45 AM
"The Bible" is getting its holy sequel.
NBC said Monday it was teaming with resident producer Mark Burnett ("The Voice," "Celebrity Apprentice") for "A.D.: Beyond the Bible" (working title), the follow-up to this spring's popular cable miniseries "The...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Seven months after a North Shore entrepreneur prevented the Christmas Eve shuttering of a popular wheat- and gluten-free bakery in Evanston, it is expanding to Highland Park.
Rose's Cafe and Bakery is expected to open at 478 Central Ave. next month,...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:32 PM
For Stephen Baldwin Celebrity Apprentice 2013 — the All-Star competition — required a game plan. All-Star Celebrity Apprentice premieres on NBC Sunday, March 3. Early this year we enjoyed breakfast with the youngest Baldwin at the Television...
| May 6, 2013
| 6:34 AM
UPDATE: NASCAR had the most viewers in Central Florida Sunday night, but "60 Minutes" was the big winner nationally.
In the Orlando TV market, delays pushed NASCAR into prime time Sunday, and the Sprint Cup Series Aaron's 499 in Talladega averaged...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:27 AM
Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton helped bring the most viewers to the Academy of Country Music Awards Sunday night nationally and locally.
The ACM Awards towered over the competition with an average 15.4 million viewers, according to early ratings. It was...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:26 PM
For many couples, their only time together is in the evening, when they plop down in front of the TV. And argue. Over control of the remote, over what to watch, over the volume, for crying out loud.
The scenario is as familiar as a "Big Bang Theory"...