| Apr 17, 2015
| 11:09 AM
Even people who never saw "Sabado Gigante" have probably seen a parody of it.
The over-the-top Spanish-language variety show -- which broadcaster Univision is shutting down after 53 years -- has been spoofed numerous times throughout its run,...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 7:11 AM
UPDATED: Life in Alexandria is very disturbing, and "Walking Dead" fans can't look away either locally or nationally.
The AMC zombie drama was easily the biggest show in Orlando Sunday night. The hour averaged 184,472 viewers.
Next in the total-viewer...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Sam Simon, the acclaimed writer, director and producer who with James L. Brooks and Matt Groening developed the groundbreaking Fox TV series "The Simpsons," has died. He was 59.
His death Sunday at his home in Pacific Palisades was confirmed by his...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 6:47 AM
UPDATED: You're really following the NFL, Central Florida.
The four playoff games this weekend put up huge ratings and reconfirmed that the NFL offers the biggest show in television.
The most-watched game was Indianapolis' victory over Denver on CBS...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 1:26 PM
Fox's new television team stepped into the spotlight Saturday to articulate their mission: broaden the appeal of the languishing network while still creating bold and risky programming.
Last spring, Fox's battle-scarred entertainment chief Kevin...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The hubbub over hack-attacked Sony's release of "The Interview" was too big, too serious, too far-reaching to qualify for the Alewife Awards. Since 1996 these prizes, named after the stinky fish that used to wash up regularly on Chicago's beaches, have...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Alex Borstein is known as much for her voice as for her face. The actress is the voice of Lois Griffin on the animated series "Family Guy." Also a writer, producer and comedian, Borstein was most recently seen as Dawn on the HBO series "Getting On."...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:44 PM
"If TV has taught me anything, it's that miracles always happen to poor kids at Christmas," the now-familiar spiky-haired boy said on Dec. 17, 1989. "It happened to Tiny Tim. It happened to Charlie Brown. It happened to the Smurfs. And it's going to...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Minnie Driver, who starred in the TV miniseries "The Red Tent," has pulled up stakes, selling her Hollywood Hills home for $1.5 million.
The Spanish-style house, built in 1926 and boasting original details, features a central courtyard. Designed for...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Comic and radio personality Adam Carolla, who stars in the recently renewed Spike TV series "Catch a Contractor," has sold his retreat in Malibu for $3.6 million.
The 1.7-acre property, with ocean, coastline and sunset views, contains a main house, a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:10 AM
"Sunday Night Football" elevated NBC to the top of the TV ratings but Fox followed closely behind in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic with help from an NFL overrun.
The New England Patriots-San Diego Chargers game on NBC notched a rating of 6.1...