| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Brian Williams totally went into proud-dad mode as he announced his daughter Allison Williams' casting in NBC's live musical production of "Peter Pan."
The typically serious anchor (and sometime rapper) got cheeky Wednesday night on "NBC Nightly News"...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Allison Williams will take to the air as Peter Pan for NBC.
The “Girls” star, and daughter of NBC News anchor Brian Williams, has been cast as the iconic forever-boy hero in “Peter Pan Live!,” the peacock's December 4th live...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:37 PM
By the standards of late-night television, the performance is pretty odd.
Sia, the pop singer with one of the summer's biggest hits in "Chandelier," delivers her song lying face-down on a bunk bed while "Girls" star Lena Dunham, wearing a platinum-blond...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Most references to director, writer and actress Desiree Akhavan place a neat three-word descriptor by her name: bisexual Iranian American, often followed by the words "the next Lena Dunham."
Yet Akhavan isn't trying to fit into an already defined...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Is there a white knight for Time Warner?
Time Warner Inc. has made it clear that it does not want to sell itself to Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, rejecting the mogul's $80-billion offer. Still, analysts and industry insiders expect another bid from...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The moment Joan Rivers stormed out of a CNN interview earlier this month, she thought she might be losing her mind.
"I was worried," she said, "because the first sign of Alzheimer's is that you get crankier. I swear to you."
But at 9 a.m. during a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Orange is the New Black" star Natasha Lyonne is taking a break from prison and is headed to Brooklyn.
HBO confirms that Lyonne will guest star in an episode of "Girls" next season.
Lyonne will join previously announced guest stars Gillian Jacobs, Jason...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:29 AM
HBO has cut a deal to sell reruns of many of its hit shows to Amazon.com Inc.'s Prime Instant Video platform.
Among the programs that will be made available on Amazon's Prime Instant Video streaming service are "The Sopranos," "Six Feet Under," "The...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The subject is comedy. If it is not exactly true that it "can't get no respect," to quote the comic, it does get less than it deserves.
It has become commonplace to say that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television, or a Platinum Age of...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Major premieres and season finales are the highlights this week.
Most auspicious is FX’s “Fargo.” HBO’s “True Detective” became a sensation, but “Fargo” is the more entertaining series. Will it gather...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Rian Johnson is set to take the reins of the “Star Wars” franchise. The “Looper” filmmaker will write and direct “Star […]...