| Apr 3, 2011
| 9:48 PM
Charlie Sheen's life has been lived, at times, as if he were starring in his own reality show, part "Celebrity Rehab," part "Cribs," part "Howard Stern Show," part "The Girls Next Door."
If we accept that premise, then Sunday at the Chicago Theatre was...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 8:43 PM
It's a long way from Detroit to New York, especially if you're Charlie Sheen. One week after his "My Violent Torpedo of Truth/Defeat is Not an Option" tour launched in a disastrous Motor City debut, the show rolled into Radio City Music Hall on Friday...
| May 14, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Actor Ashton Kutcher is joining a revamped version of the top-rated TV comedy "Two and A Half Men", CBS said on Friday, ending months of disarray after the acrimonious firing of wayward star Charlie Sheen.
Kutcher, 33, the husband of actress Demi Moore,...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 8:44 PM
1. Rebecca Black
Today is not Friday, but Rebecca Black's unintentional parody of modern pop still (unfortunately) takes the No. 1 spot for 2011 viral hits. The original video racked up disproportionately more dislikes than likes, but its so-bad-it's-...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 11:12 AM
If this set from the CBS sitcom seems to have fewer episodes than usual, the reason became widely known last winter ... the impasse reached between Charlie Sheen and executive producer Chuck Lorre.
What's here amounts to Sheen's final round as Charlie...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Anderson Cooper’s new syndicated talk show, “Anderson,” debuts Sept. 12 in Chicago as part of a large group of new syndicated programming beginning this fall. The Syndicated Network Television Association (SNTA) provided this list of...
| Sep 18, 2011
For a television critic, the Emmys are always a mixed bag. It's always great when shows and performances we have supported from the beginning are recognized, but sometimes — if you can believe it — the shows and people we believe deserve to...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 8:50 PM
Surprise winner Melissa McCarthy turned the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday into a Chicago-centric celebration.
McCarthy, star of CBS’ Chicago-set “Mike & Molly” and Plainfield native, was flabbergasted win her name was...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Chuck Lorre and Mayim Bialik from "The Big Bang Theory" on the Emmy 2012 Red Carpet
| Jan 12, 2011
CBS has renewed "The Big Bang Theory" for three additional years, the network announced today....
| Feb 16, 2011
Nothing is official when it comes to Charlie Sheen. But as of right this minute, CBS' "Two and a Half Men" is returning to production Feb. 28. However, it remains unclear whether the addiction specialists treating the actor have signed......