| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:30 AM
"The Writers' Room" is a great idea, and a logical, inexpensive fit for a second-tier channel like Sundance, eager to generate street cred within the industry while connecting with committed TV fans. Indeed, it's hard to think of a series where the rating...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Hallmark Channel, which refers to itself as "the heart of TV," took every opportunity to play up its warm-and-fuzzy vibe Wednesday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Beverly Hills.
With its first original prime-time series, "Debbie Macomber's...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Netflix and CBS announced a content-licensing agreement under which all eight seasons of the Showtime drama "Dexter" will become available for Netflix members in the U.S.
The first four seasons of "Dexter" will become available beginning on Halloween...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Even for Dexter, there was a lot of aggression tonight. The death total is up to four, with the two imagined killings by Dexter of the post-woman and Masuka, Louis' murder by the Ukrainian mobster, and the waitress who was killed by Speltzer.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Roger Wolfson's backyard is not unlike the others that dot this rugged Silver Lake hillside -- a narrow slip of grass, on a steep incline, with a distant view of the reservoir.
But Wolfson's yard, unlike the others, also has a Roman-style amphitheater....
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:36 AM
The episode begins with a twist, showing a taping of Harry Morgan talking to Dr. Vogel as his therapist. It displays in vivid color the beginning of Harry's understanding of what Dexter truly is -- and Dr. Vogel's hand in shaping his youth.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:00 AM
James Gandolfini, the Emmy-winning actor who swaggered his way to fame as the murderous, clinically depressed mob boss on HBO's groundbreaking drama "The Sopranos," died Wednesday on vacation in Rome. He was 51.
The cause was a heart attack or stroke,...
| 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.
| Nov 26, 2012
| 5:23 AM
Where can a serial killer feel safe?
While that isn't a question I would normally ask, seeing as serial killers such as Dexter have proven themselves capable of handling any surprises that come their way, the question arises tonight.
Out comes Dexter'...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 5:11 AM
"I'll face the depths by myself."
Dexter is once again alone, if you don't count the Dark Passenger. After Deb spends the entire episode protecting Dexter in several cases from her fellow police officers, she realizes she cannot continue to be a part of...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Deb pops the big question tonight. Dexter, will you ... murder your girlfriend for me?
Okay, so Deb doesn't actually ask Dexter to do it. Nor does she know that Dexter is lying in bed next to a very naked Hannah at the time. But she does imply that it is...