| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Sony Pictures Television's big syndication bet this season, "The Queen Latifah Show," got off to a solid start Monday.
The hourlong talk show, produced on Sony's movie lot in Culver City, ranked as the second most popular debut of a talk show since "Dr....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 15 - 21, 2013 in PDF format
This week's TV Movies
The Million Second Quiz The big-...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Fox got a jump on the fall season Tuesday night with two new comedies, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and the critically drubbed "Dads," both of which showed some ratings promise.
"Dads," a domestic sitcom from "Family Guy" overseer Seth MacFarlane, averaged 5....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:51 PM
The voyeur's paradise known as "Big Brother" will be back again next summer. On Thursday, CBS announced the long-running reality game show would be back next year for its 16th season.
This season's edition of "Big Brother" featured hefty helpings of...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Fox's "The X Factor" has hit a low note in the ratings.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, Simon Cowell's singing competition drew a total of just more than six million viewers and generated a rating of 1.9 in the advertiser-desired 18-49-year-...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Fall Season is here, people. And though premieres will happen up and down what is still anachronistically called a dial, the season remains mainly the domain of the broadcast networks — which seem bent for the moment not on aping cable TV, as...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
This is one of the coolest Movie Quote Quizzes ever, if I do say so myself. There are the usual themes involving one actor and two actresses. But the third theme is topical. Several of these movies share something in......
| Apr 11, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Deanne Barkley, who broke through the glass ceiling in network television to become an influential executive in the early 1970s, when few women had the power to develop prime-time programs, died April 2 in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. She was 82.
| May 13, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Fame was never her intent, Dr. Joyce Brothers often said.
She was not yet 30, new to stay-at-home motherhood and struggling to help her husband stretch his pay as a medical resident when she came up with an ambitious plan: Transform herself into a...
| Nov 25, 2012
Using a newly developed editing machine that he dubbed the "three-headed monster," Dann Cahn pioneered multi-camera editing on sitcoms in the 1950s while helping to craft a classic, "I Love Lucy."
"Lucy" broke ground in television by employing three...
| Apr 30, 2013
Jack Shea, a Hollywood veteran who directed popular sitcoms such as "The Jeffersons" and who, as president of the Directors Guild of America, forcefully argued for minority hiring and local production, has died. He was 84.
Shea's death Sunday at a...