| Jun 24, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Peter Falk had a fine career on the stage and in feature films. His crazed comic performance in "The In-Laws" alone would guarantee a major appreciation from film critics and scholars.
But it is his network television work in the 1970s as a modest, sly,...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:04 AM
ABC has set its Fall 2011 premiere dates, giving viewers extended episodes for shows such as "Grey's Anatomy," "Modern Family," "The Middle," "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and the new series, "Last Man Standing."
Below is the schedule. Please check...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 11:48 AM
Our favorite secret agent is back in the one-hour action-comedy series. Chuck Bartowski (Zachary Levi, "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel") returns as a regular guy who also happens to be the government's most vital secret agent.
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:12 AM
If you are anything like me, you're jonesing for TNT's "SouthLAnd" to return and any news about the outstanding police drama's fourth season is welcome.
But the network's announcement that the fabulous Lucy Liu will guest star throughout the season as...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:53 PM
September marks the beginning of the fall TV season, so get ready for an onslaught of new and returning shows. As you can see from the chronological list of season and series premieres below, things start out a little slowly, but about mid-month, when the...
| Sep 18, 2011
It's the throwback '60s style as much as the story lines that has made "Mad Men" a success. The AMC series, which enters its fifth season in 2012, ushered in a ladylike trend in fashion that has reverberated all the way to the Paris runways and inspired a...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 12:37 PM
"Once upon a time, there were three little girls ... "
The "little girls" part may not sit as well now, but the new "Charlie's Angels" quickly prove themselves quite capable in fighting crime. The expectedly glamorous, Miami-set ABC update of the female-...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Two new series premiering Thursday try to reinterpret iconic detective shows—with completely different results.
“Prime Suspect” (9 p.m. Sept. 22, NBC; 3 stars), an adaptation of the British series that made Helen Mirren an international...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 5:52 PM
First "Community," now "Cougar Town." What is the deal with the networks taking my favorite comedies off their schedules?
Just a week after NBC disappointed "Community" fans by dropping it from the spring schedule, ABC has decided to leave its quirky...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
She did it again. Lil Spitzer, executive director of the Beckstrand Cancer Foundation, produced what many called "the party of the year" Oct. 13 in the Hangar at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa.
Spitzer joined forces with community...
| Oct 14, 2011
ABC pulls the plug on the revamped "Charlie's Angels"...