| 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...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer, stars of the CBS comedy "Two and a Half Men," have been named the highest-paid TV actors of 2013 by Forbes magazine.
Despite flagging viewership as of late, the show makes most of its dough in syndication, which keeps its...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Netflix has struck a deal for reruns of the Showtime series "Dexter," which ended its run last month.
The sale is somewhat unique because pay-TV channels are often reluctant to sell their shows to another pay service. HBO, for example, does not sell its...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:13 PM
For a brief moment during the opening sequence in the new Batman video game I felt genuine excitement for this, the third game in the "Arkham" series from Warner Bros. Interactive.
Watching a younger Bruce Wayne suit up as a fledgling Dark Knight and...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
They say that television is a writer's medium, so it makes sense that the Writers Guild of America would have its own list of the 101 greatest TV shows of all time.
At the top of the list is "The Sopranos," HBO's multiple award-winning hit series that...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Writers Guild announced its 101 best-written TV series on Sunday night, and it will surprise exactly no one to learn that David Chase and "The Sopranos" topped the list, followed closely by "Seinfeld" (Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, creators) at No....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Sunday night's BET Awards, telecast from the Nokia Theatre in downtown L.A., were by far the most tweeted-about event of the week, according to rankings from Nielsen's SocialGuide, which measures Twitter TV activity.
The 12-year-old award show's...