| Jan 6, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Fox's dark new television series "Empire" has what's expected of a soap opera set in the world of hip-hop. Power, sex, drugs and violence are among the key plot points, and there's even original music (supervised by platinum hit maker Timbaland) for extra...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 11:17 AM
Actress Linda Evans has listed her house in the Beverly Hills Post Office area for sale at $3,295,000.
The one-story ranch house, built in 1937, sits on a half-acre behind gates and tall hedges. A main house and a detached guest unit/office have a...
| Feb 28, 2010
Television producer and art collector Douglas S. Cramer has sold his Roxbury estate for $7.5 million, the Waterbury Republican-American reported last week.
Cramer, 78, whose credits include "The Love Boat" and "Dynasty," sold the property last month to...
| Oct 3, 1985
Actor Rock Hudson lost his yearlong struggle against AIDS Wednesday, dying of complications arising from the incurable disease he had helped bring to worldwide attention.
Hudson, 59, a longtime Hollywood star who stunned the world three months ago when...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Update: Actress Linda Evans, known for her role as Krystle Carrington on the '80s hit show "Dynasty," has sold her Beverly Hills Post Office-area home for $2.7 million.
The one-story ranch house, built in 1937, sits on a half-acre behind gates and tall...
| Apr 2, 2011
Actress Kaley Cuoco, who plays the neighbor of two socially inept physicists on "The Big Bang Theory," has listed her Sherman Oaks home at $949,000.
The gated Spanish-style house was built in 1937 but has been updated. Features include distressed...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 2:13 PM
It's natural with the dawn of a new year to bid farewell to the old, and to those who left with it. In terms of television talents lost in 2010, though, the ritual hits particularly close to the heart.
A number of genuine icons of the home screen...
| Jan 25, 2012
Actor James Farentino, whose private life was sometimes as dramatic as the roles he played in theater and on television, died Tuesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 73 and had suffered from a lengthy illness, said family spokesman...
| Sep 18, 2011
Eleanor Mondale, the vivacious daughter of former Vice President Walter Mondale who was a television entertainment reporter, radio show host and occasional magnet for gossip, died Saturday at her Minnesota home, a family spokeswoman said. She was 51....
| Aug 1, 2012
Actor a favorite of Peckinpah
R.G. Armstrong, 95, a veteran character actor who started his career in the 1950s on Broadway, segued to television, then solidified his standing as a favorite of filmmakers Sam Peckinpah and Warren Beatty,...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:36 PM
I have a long love of television. Growing up in Chicago during the broadcast-only days of channels 2, 5, 7, 9, 11 and 32, I would be up early to watch the test pattern before the day's programming had even begun.
After-school hours were reserved for...