| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:47 AM
I just received a holiday note from Jessie Baker, the mother of Eli Baker, the now-12-year-old from Glastonbury whom I wrote about earlier in the year. The young Baker is starring in the new NBC series “Growing Up Fisher,” which is a mid-...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
After a late-in-the-workday pickup and renewal spree, ABC kept the game going into the late evening on the comedy front -- renewing the veteran "The Middle" and divorcing the freshman laffer "Trophy Wife."
Family comedy "The Middle," starring "Everybody...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Everything old is viewed again.
Television may be in the midst of a golden era, but that hasn’t diminished the popularity of vintage TV series.
Nick at Nite, which celebrates its 29th anniversary on July 1, and its spinoff TV Land are still...
| Nov 26, 2013
Many TV shows this year are carrying on in the long tradition of having special episodes dedicated to the holiday season. Here is a rundown of when to watch first-run and repeat holiday TV episodes of your favorite series this year. All times are Eastern;...
| Sep 5, 2013
Georgia Engel may always be best remembered for her turn as Georgette Franklin on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, but the vivacious, sweet-natured actress has had a long and varied career. Yes, there's been television — a medium she has kept up with over...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 2:57 PM
Say the last time you walked out during a movie was 20 years ago, and say that movie you could no longer put up with was an interminable comedy named "The Super." Joe Pesci plays a slumlord, ordered by a court to live in one of his own questionable...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Jason Winer was directing Julie Bowen on first episode of "Modern Family" when inspiration struck.
"In the initial draft, Julie's character was described as mildly controlling and neurotic," Winer says of the suburban sitcom mom. "But what she didn't...
| Oct 30, 2012
Alan Kirschenbaum, 51, a television producer and comedy writer who worked on such shows as "Raising Hope," "My Name is Earl" and "Yes, Dear," which he co-created, was found dead Friday at his Burbank home.
Early reports indicate he may have committed...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Series en la televisión estadounidense con elencos mayoritariamente latinos siempre ha habido pocas. Ello no significa que actores hispanos no hayan encontrado el éxito en la pantalla chica.
Así, pueden incluirse al cubano Desi Arnaz en los 50, el...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Baltimore native Jason Winer knows something about family comedy. He's been an executive producer on ABC's "Modern Family" and won a Directors Guild Award for his direction of the hit series' Emmy Award-winning pilot.
This week, "1600 Penn," a family...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:00 AM
ABC is clearly seeing red, axing two more shows: “Red Widow” and “How to Live With Your Parents for the Rest of Your Life.”
Based on the Dutch format, “Red Widow” had a lackluster midseason launch, averaging a 1.1...