| May 10, 2013
| 9:33 PM
NBC has renewed bubble comedy "Community" for a fifth season. Despite modest ratings and some behind-the-scenes shake-ups over the years, the Greendale Community College lives on...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
On a scorching August day in Studio City, Metro buses screech down Ventura Boulevard stamped with NBC advertisements boasting its revamped Thursday block: "NBC's New Family of Comedies." Inside Stage 21 on the CBS Radford Studios, the "Parks and...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Donald Glover is the breakout star of NBC's "Community," and as the show returns for its fifth season, he'll appear in fewer episodes in order to accomodate his burgeoning career, which includes a new album and a new comedy series on FX titled "Atlanta."...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The ink is barely dry on Dan Harmon's agreement to return to "Community," the NBC comedy series he created and then was fired from, but already the outspoken writer is causing trouble.
The latest dust-up came from comments Harmon made Sunday during...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Sam Rockwell: a lot of fun. He's a rarity in American movies, a serious and careful actor — the essence of utility, able to support and enliven all sorts of material — who is comfortable just kicking back and enjoying himself if the role calls...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:30 PM
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
The long-struggling network broke through last season, finishing ahead of one of its rivals (ABC) in the young adults demo for...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Fox, which once had the renegade TV network market pretty much to itself — "Married With Children" was transgressive in its time — has become semi-respectable as it grays and sprightly basic-cable channels, bound by looser rules, crowd in to...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To Joel McHale, revenge is not a dish best served cold, but one dealt out weekly with a healthy ladle of percolating "Soup."
For nearly a decade, the 41-year-old comedian — armed with little more than a green screen, a video monitor and a boyishly...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
NBCUniversal is trying to widen the audience for its flagship property "Sunday Night Football" with a series of promos that burnish the pigskin showcase among not only sports fans but also celebrity-watchers and current-affairs aficionados.
| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Mickey Rooney was more convincingly Chinese in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" than Teuton thesp Moritz Bleibtreu proves as a sham Sikh in "Vijay and I," a limp "Mrs. Doubtfire"/"Tootsie" knockoff that serves mainly to illustrate just how tricky it can be to...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
They gave us a slow-motion chicken dance, Max Greenfield in a fat suit (numerous times) and the epic friend/roommate kiss.
The “New Girl” writers room has kept busy concocting a steady stream of adorkable and nutty storylines for the Fox...