| May 9, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The '80s live on at The CW: modest-performing "The Carrie Diaries" will return next season, along with spy drama "Nikita." And the network is adding four dramas to its 2013-14 schedule, most rapt in the sci-fi world.
That takes "Nikita," which...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:07 PM
The 2012 Chicago Comedy TV Pilot Competition, now in its sixth year, gets under way this weekend. Of the finalists to be screened Friday, the strongest entry may also have the toughest time gaining traction with the jury panel, which includes talent...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 12:33 PM
It's a good thing Jennifer Hudson was already in the Christmas spirit Tuesday at her "A Hudson Holiday" party at the House of Blues, because the Oscar-winning actress and Grammy-winning singer will need it for the next few months.
Hudson was recently...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Drama is not exactly something the networks do well any more -- especially drama that has any kind of cultural resonance.
But "Nashville," which debuts at 10 p.m. Wednesday on ABC, is the one new network drama that pretty much has it all.
In the world...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:49 PM
IRVINE — Considering the fact the payments went toward a charity for children, everyone appeared to have received their money's worth in the inaugural Harmony and Hoops Charity Basketball Game at UC Irvine's Bren Events Center on Saturday.
| Aug 31, 2012
| 9:13 AM
With the CW drama series' sophomore round on the way, these episodes introduce Rachel Bilson ("The O.C.") as a surgeon taken by a series of circumstances from New York to a small Alabama town.
There, the environment and the locals have a pronounced...
| Aug 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Full hearts, teary eyes: DirecTV announced Thursday that the fifth season of "Friday Night Lights" will be the acclaimed show's last. The fifth and final season will air starting Oct. 27 on DirecTV; that season will then air at some point in 2011 on NBC....
| Aug 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
For the print Tribune, my editors asked me to provide a roundup of interesting or notable things that happened this year at the annual TCA summer press tour. That list is below, and be aware that you may have seen some of these observations if you've been...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 8:23 AM
An online travel show came to parts of Baltimore where "The Wire" was shot and turned up a story about pit bulls and entrepreneurial guys in the 'hood.
"We had a situation, I think it was on season three, where one of the residents had their pit bull out...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Fast National ratings for Friday, April 29, 2011CBS was on top as usual and can send Prince William and Kate Middleton a nice wedding gift......
| Feb 7, 2011
| 4:35 PM
America's favorite TV married couple -- Eric and Tami Taylor of "Friday Night Lights" -- signs off on Wednesday when the series finale airs on DirecTV. In December, The Times took Kyle Chandler and Connie Britton to lunch at the......