| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:52 PM
HBO's "Olive Kitteridge" opens with an older woman walking into the woods on a fall day. She is carrying a blanket, radio, envelope, revolver and one bullet.
She spreads the blanket on the ground, turns the radio to a classical station and places it...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Filmmakers in London fret a lot about subsidies, rebates and the obstinacy of Hollywood distributors, but when I encountered Eric Fellner this week, he seemed resolutely unfretful. And with good reason.
Arrayed before the co-chief of Working Title is a...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Binge-watching is a relatively new TV-viewing behavior that has the viewer making an active choice to watch a series hour after hour after hour. Now PBS appears to have cracked the nut on getting people to do it with a TV network more firmly in control of...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I'M SO happy you found a way out of this business." That was a telegram sent by Marilyn Monroe to Grace Kelly, the day of Kelly's marriage to Prince Rainier of Monaco.
This was a nice gesture on Monroe's part and one which spoke volumes about how she...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Eventually, it happens. Maybe as soon as the first meeting, or maybe after a few encounters, the arms come at you, leaving no chance to object. Or duck. Or turn and run. The oncoming arms produce an involuntary response: My torso tenses and my own arms...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:06 AM
His success at Fashion Week in New York has spawned collaborations and collections with major retailers worldwide. His first-ever fragrance, Silhouette, will hit stores this spring. And he has countless red-carpet success stories.
Christian Siriano is...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Not long after announcing the upcoming release of his Christmas album, "Home for the Holidays," crooner Anthony Hamilton dropped word of a holiday-themed tour that brings him to the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 7 p.m....
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:18 PM
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For those two or three people without...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:12 AM
In her first major television role, Scarlett Johansson will star in an adaptation of the Edith Wharton novel "The Custom of the Country" for Sony Pictures Television.
As first reported by Deadline and confirmed to the Los Angeles Times, the eight-...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Ring Carson and have the servants bring a trolley of tea. The Dowager Countess of Grantham is going to want to sit down for this.
Evidently, several “Downton Abbey” actors and actresses are soon to appear on Disney Channel. Well, as one...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:05 AM
While fans patiently await the return of "Downton Abbey" to PBS early next year, they can get a comforting visit from several cast members in a most unusual place: Disney Junior's animated series "Doc McStuffins."
Joanne Froggatt, also known as Anna...