| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
When he was in his early 20s, Bill Lawrence landed his first staff writing job on ABC's "Billy." In the first days of his new sitcom gig, he would get hungry and would secretly take food, mostly cereal.
"Finally the executive producer came around and he...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:00 AM
"Enlisted" Creator Kevin Biegel and Executive Producer Mike Royce decided in 2012 to create a TV workplace comedy about the military.
The odds were not in their favor.
Prime-time television, once home to madcap military adventures like Sgt. Bilko on...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| May 17, 2011
| 6:00 AM
ABC on Tuesday announced its 2011-12 prime time schedule that includes 13 new shows, seven of which will premiere this fall. Among the new entries is "Pan Am," adrama about pilots and flight attendants set in the 1960s (everyone seems to be creating their...
| May 19, 2011
| 8:49 AM
Landing a role in a hit sitcom is tough, especially these days, so when Dan Byrd found out that his "Cougar Town" character, Travis, would be going off to college, he got a little nervous.
"For the first few episodes of this season, I was still second-...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:11 PM
The inaugural Critics' Choice Television Awards did Monday what the Emmys haven't: Gave John Noble a much-deserved award for his portrayal of Dr. Walter Bishop (and his other-world doppleganger, Walternate) in "Fringe."
The Emmys commonly overlook sci-fi...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:34 AM
The rogue marketing campaign to bring ABC's "Cougar Town" back to TV came to Chicago Saturday, and star Busy Philipps was ready to party.
"The cast will tell you that I’m the most not like my character," the Oak Park native told the crowd of...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:18 PM
Wine lovers, "Cougar Town" will return Feb. 14.
The Courteney Cox sitcom will premiere its will premiere its 15-episode Season 3 at 7:30 p.m. CT, the time slot held briefly by the now canceled "Work It." ABC made the announcement Tuesday.
The news comes...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 3:21 PM
It's appropriate that "Cougar Town" finally begins its third season on Valentine's Day, because the charming and wonderfully funny sitcom always has had love in its heart.
Not just romantic love—although there is plenty of that in the season...
| Mar 4, 2012
Singer-dancer Paula Abdul, who until recently was a judge on"The X Factor," has put her house in Sherman Oaks on the market at $1.899 million.
The contemporary Mediterranean, built in 2000, features a grand entry with a double staircase, French doors...