| Apr 27, 2013
| 6:58 PM
In anticipation of our move to a new house, my husband blurted out something quite shocking.
"I think we should just drop cable."
Well, since I assumed cable television was necessary for his sports-watching hobby, and he assumed that I was beholden to...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
When the producers of "Modern Family" claimed in a full-page Variety ad two years ago that curvaceous star Sofia Vergara would run naked down Sunset Boulevard if the ABC sitcom won the Emmy (it did, and she didn't), it may have seemed as if award...
| May 16, 2013
Backstage at the Emmys last year, reporters were squirming — and not just because of the ill-fitting rental tuxes and too-tight gowns. As "Modern Family" rolled to its third straight Emmy win for comedy series (after earlier pulling in prizes for...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Michael C. Hall of "Dexter" fame has bought a restored home in Los Feliz for $3.825 million.
The updated 1920s Spanish Colonial and guesthouse have killer views of the surrounding hillsides and cityscape. Features include archways, beam ceilings,...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Showtime on Friday released its official trailer for the eighth and final season of “Dexter,” finally revealing who his main foe will be—aside from himself.
Dr. Evelyn Vogel (Charlotte Rampling), a neuro-psychiatrist called in to help...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The critics have spoken: horror, geeks and HBO make for some good TV.
The nominations for the third annual Critics' Choice Television Awards were announced Wednesday morning by the Broadcast Television Journalists Assn. -- and FX's "American Horror...
| May 24, 2013
| 11:00 AM
When Showtime debuted "Dexter" way back in 2006, people couldn't quite grasp what they were seeing. A serial killer? As a sympathetic leading man? Were those the flames of Sodom burning distantly behind us?
"Silence of the Lambs" had whet our appetite...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:00 AM
"Mad Men" owned the drama series Emmy for four years running before "Homeland" knocked if off last season. Both shows delivered seasons this year that offer detractors reasons to look elsewhere. Will they? Here's how the field is shaping up.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Jeff Lindsay: "Dexter" die-hards upset over the series finale of Showtime's long-running drama this month may find a sympathetic ear in the crime novelist who invented Dexter Morgan. Lindsay will appear 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Books and Books (265 Aragon...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:12 AM
The serial killer (Michael C. Hall) reached the end of his Showtime run with this eighth and last round, as a police consultant (Charlotte Rampling) who knows a lot about Dexter's past needs his help.
While trying to mend his broken relationship with...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Early on in "Kill Your Darlings," 18-year-old Allen Ginsberg, played by Daniel Radcliffe, is on a freshman orientation tour of the Columbia University library when a fellow student jumps on a desk and begins quoting Henry Miller. Shouting provocative...