| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:07 AM
With the new TV season upon us, let's step back and look at the new shows based out of Chicago (an unprecedented six TV series are here this fall), plus shows filming elsewhere that feature Chicago actors.
First, what's shooting in town:
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:00 AM
There's an old Rudyard Kipling quote about Chicago I haven't heard for a while that shows up in the new NBC drama "Chicago PD," a show that looks to portray police work the old school way: tough, dirty and not without personal costs. Will you see...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:35 PM
After a couple of decades of centering his TV empire on New York, the home of "Law & Order" and most of its spinoffs, the veteran producer Dick Wolf has suddenly become a man of the Midwest.
His new pair of shows — not an empire yet, but already...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:35 AM
CBS is looking smart after the debut of its new sci-fi action series "Intelligence" on Tuesday. The premiere of the show, starring Josh Holloway of "Lost" as a super-agent with a chip in his brain, drew 16.6 million viewers, making it the most watched new...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:34 AM
NBC's spinoff "Chicago P.D." got a solid sampling by viewers Wednesday night as "The People's Choice Awards" and a returning "Modern Family" drew plenty of eyeballs.
The police-centered "Chicago Fire" offshoot opened at 10 p.m. and drew 8.56 million...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:41 PM
It looks like actor Dann Florek is following Richard Belzer out the door at the "Law & Order: SVU" station house.
Florek, who plays tough but dedicated Capt. Cragen tweeted his departure from the series on Monday, writing, "Friday was the last day 4...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:07 PM
"Chicago P.D." star LaRoyce Hawkins counts himself lucky to be working full time on a TV series without moving away from Chicago.
The Harvey native and Thornton High School grad figured he'd eventually leave home for work after graduating from Illinois...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:30 AM
In NBC's "Chicago P.D.," Sgt. Hank Voight didn't recruit just any cops to be part of his squad based out of the Chicago Police Department's District 21.
"This is Intelligence," Voight says, "my unit."
The show's focus on the Intelligence Unit got me...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Fox's cop-comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" won two Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night, but it doesn't look as if that has helped much in the ratings yet, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Tuesday night's episode of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," which...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:19 AM
The number of film and television projects filmed in Chicago, jumped 20 percent in 2013 to 2,198 filming days, according to the Chicago Film office.
City officials said it was a new record high, trumping 2012's 1,808 days.
The filming hours include six...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:10 AM
With nothing but reruns on CBS and no new "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," some TV viewers checked out Fox's comedy lineup Tuesday night.
Leading off prime time, the politically incorrect freshman comedy "Dads" drew an average of 3.8 million...