| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Where USC goes, Will Ferrell will follow -- as long as he’s not too busy filming or promoting a movie.
Ferrell (“Anchorman”) was in Chicago last week for his alma matter’s game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. and dined...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:57 AM
If "Chicago Fire" creator Dick Wolf had his way, Lady Gaga would be working on the set of the NBC firefighter drama rather than just visiting it.
The pop singer has been a regular on the Chicago set due to her relationship with “Chicago Fire&...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:54 AM
On a night that saw declines for most shows, "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." fell again in the ratings Tuesday, though not as much as last week, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The ABC series, an offshoot of Joss Whedon's blockbuster "The...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:48 AM
"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." is looking less heroic. According to early numbers from Nielsen, Tuesday night's episode on ABC fell 12% from last week in the adults 18-49 demographic, the category most coveted by advertisers, to a 2.2, its lowest...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" finale lost a step from last year as "Glee" star Amber Riley won the Mirror Ball Trophy.
While it was the most-watched telecast of the night, drawing 14.6 million viewers, according to early numbers from Nielsen, "DWTS" it...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
There is a lot to be said for the good old-fashioned police procedural of the sort that, in the days before cable, once dominated television.
With its hard-R ways and highfalutin literary ambitions, cable gave us twisted-up complications, as in HBO's...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Tuesday's episode of "The Voice," the final round of blind auditions, fell in the ratings from last week but was still the top show in prime time, propelling NBC to a nightly victory in a key demographic.
"The Voice" averaged 13.1-million viewers,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:27 PM
NBC is devoting its prime time to the Sochi Olympics for two weeks, but the network is keeping fans of four of its popular shows happy with new web series.
The network will stream four-part original web series of "Chicago Fire," "Parks and Recreation,"...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Two Blackhawks walk into a Chicago bar ...
And order milk? MILK! That's right. Milk instead of a cold beer.
That's what Duncan Keith and Brent Seabrook were drinking when they made cameos in Tuesday night's episode of "Chicago Fire."
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:22 AM
"The Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon walked into Lake Michigan Sunday morning in the promised suit and tie, turned toward the beach, then fall back into the water, going completely under.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel ran in, then sort of laid down on...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 9:43 AM
With a strong lead-in from "The Voice," NBC's new comedies earned solid Tuesday ratings, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The 9 p.m. freshman series "About a Boy" averaged 8.7 million viewers and scored a rating of 2.6 among advertiser-...