| May 13, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Chicago native Danny Pudi and “Community” fans got a big surprise Friday during a flurry of news about what we’ll be watching on the TV networks this fall. The beleaguered NBC sitcom has been renewed for fifth season.
| May 12, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The Beek is back -- and he's not himself.
James Van Der Beek, who was last seen in ABC's now-canceled "Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23" playing an actor named James Van Der Beek, is coming back to prime time.
The former "Dawson's Creek" star...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:35 AM
NEW YORK -- It’s time to load some new batteries in the clock: Jack is back!
Fox officially announced Monday that its reviving its high-octane drama “24” for a 12-episode limited run, which is set to roll out next summer.
| May 15, 2013
| 8:20 AM
NEW YORK -- Wrapping up a season in which it will finish first in both viewers and the crucial adults 18-49 demographic that advertisers favor, CBS unveiled a fall television schedule with four new comedies and two dramas.
For CBS, the win in adults 18-...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:49 AM
The CW presented its 2013-14 TV schedule Thursday, adding five new dramas that keep to the network’s focus on teens, heroes, vampires and the Amell family.
The network previously announced “The Vampire Diaries” spinoff, “The...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The event: “Spring Break: Destination Education,” staged carnival style at Sony Studios in Culver City, was a star-studded affair that had tweens, teens and their families lining up half an hour early on Saturday. The fourth annual event...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Kid Rock and Jeff Garlin have very little in common. Garlin said so himself. The only reason the hard-partying Detroit-area rocker and boisterous Chicago-area actor and comedian crossed paths was Garlin was asked to accompany Rock to Wrigley Field in...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Animal wrangler Jim Brockett stands a few yards away from Arrow, like a director studying his actor.
The African augur hawk latches his yellow talons onto what looks like a severed finger — actually a piece of foam — and swoops into the...
| May 8, 2013
TV shows renewed or canceled 2013: It's that time of year when the broadcast nets are making the call. Will Revenge be renewed for 2013? We think so. Is Nashville canceled? No chance, right!?! Of the new series that debuted over the 2012-2013 season, only...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Joe Young Jr. peered into the empty Bank of America tower, a heartache for the city with its vacant 26 floors right in the middle of Main Street, and smiled.
The cash has long been hauled out. The bank tellers and corporate offices moved a block away...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Normally it's Kristin Cavallari supporting fiance and Bears quarterback Jay Cutler on game day from the suites at Soldier Field, but during Cavallari's promotional appearance on behalf of her Chinese Laundry shoe line Saturday at the Von Maur store in...