| Apr 22, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The Game Show Network is looking for teams to compete in the first season of its new show, "The Chase."
Casting directors for the series, which is based on a popular British game show of the same name, are coming to Chicago on May 4. But in order to...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Think of the BBC and what springs to mind?
If you're an average New Yorker, according to the new head of BBC Worldwide, Tim Davie, you associate the BBC with high quality news coverage and a program or two like "Doctor Who."
But in the U.K., word...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 8:30 PM
NBC's "Days of Our Lives" took the gold for drama series at the 40th annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday.
The win marked the first time since 1975 that the sudser has won the top prize at the Daytime Emmy fete -- and only its second drama series nod...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 8:55 PM
After being ignored for most of the evening, "Days of Our Lives" won the drama series prize at the 40th Daytime Emmy Awards — the first time it had been honored in that category since 1975.
The NBC soap opera won only one other award Sunday in the...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Outstanding drama series
"The Bold and the Beautiful" (CBS)
"One Life to Live" (ABC)
"Days of Our Lives" (NBC) -- WINNER
"General Hospital" (ABC)
"The Young and the Restless" (CBS)
Outstanding children's animated program
"Robot and Monster" (Nickelodeon)...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:31 PM
The gig: Beatriz Acevedo, 44, is founder and president of MiTu Network, which provides Spanish-language lifestyle programs on YouTube. The company has attracted a variety of investors including Viacom's Shari Redstone and former News Corp. Chief Operating...
| Jun 13, 2013
Money Talk: In the June 9 Business section, the Money Talk column said that people who start Social Security benefits early can't switch to a different or higher benefit later. People who start Social Security payments based on their own record before...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Mel Brooks takes a bow, "True Blood" returns and the Daytime Emmys are handed out. But the weekend's most-watched show is likely to be Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
The Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs play at 8 p.m. Sunday on ABC. The Heat came back...
| 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.
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Mrs. Thelma May (McNamee) Oberholzer, 83, of 10805 Worleytown Road, Greencastle, Pa., went home to be with the Lord Sunday, April 14, 2013, in Meritus Hospital, Hagerstown, Md. She had been in failing health a number of years and critically ill for the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 5:57 AM
The highlights Thursday:
1. "American Idol" has beefed up the results show at 8 on Fox. Judge Keith Urban will perform. Former Idolette Katharine McPhee, now on "Smash," will sing with OneRepublic. "Idol" alum Colton Dixon will be back, too, to sing....