| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:46 AM
TV shows, especially comedies, sometimes have a signature phrase that may be slightly amusing until it's repeated so often it's annoying.
Rarely, though, do dramas come out with a line that's memorable. ABC's "Body of Proof," premiering Tuesday, March...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 7:21 AM
I'd watch Dana Delany read autopsy reports. Unfortunately, that might be more interesting than her new criminal procedural, "Body of Proof" (9 p.m. March 29, ABC; ** out of four).
Delany, whom I've been a fan of ever since her days on "China Beach," can...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:03 PM
Let’s call “The Killing” deliberate, not slow, so as to not scare away viewers accustomed to the murder-of-the-week style of most criminal procedurals.
“CSI” this is not. It’s so much better.
“I just thought...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:00 PM
| 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 27, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Fourteen years ago, South Coast Repertory produced the world premiere of "Three Days of Rain," solidifying a budding relationship with its author, Richard Greenberg, who went on to unveil eight other plays on the SCR stage, as well as several others...
| Apr 14, 2012
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Players from Burroughs, Burbank win scholar awards: Burbank High football player Mitch Camacho and Adam Velasco from Burroughs were given 2011- 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Now that the holidays are (almost) over, you're probably ready for your favorite shows to return as the midseason schedule kicks in. A lot of brand new shows premiere in January as well. So get ready. Here's a list of series, season and winter premiere...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The first time we met Charles Meade, the character played by Gale Harold in The CW's Thursday hit "The Secret Circle," he was watching impassively as a young mother was killed in a house fire he set by magic.
Since then, though, the character has had his...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:38 PM
President Obama added nearly 100 fundraising heavy-hitters -- among them Hollywood stars and financial titans -- to his reelection effort in the fourth quarter of last year, according to a list released by his campaign today.
In all, the campaign...
| 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...