| 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...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Lena Dunham is even more of a New Yorker than you might think. Los Angeles, in fact, makes her "very sad."
And she's not even considering the traffic.
The "Girls" creator and star and quintessential Big Apple millennial graces the February cover of...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:30 AM
"Looking," HBO's gay-themed dramedy, has found its Mr. Season 2.
The premium cable network announced Wednesday it will be bringing back the half-hour show, about a trio of friends navigating adulthood in San Francisco, for a sophomore season. Production...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:28 AM
After the coffee. Before trying out a new dentist.
The Skinny: Another intense episode of "The Americans" on Wednesday night. It almost made me forget the 20 minutes of "Mixology" I forced myself to endure. Almost. Thursday's roundup includes former...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:09 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing how "Cosmos" did in the ratings.
The Skinny: Man there was a lot of good TV last night. We had the "True Detective" finale, the return of "The Good Wife," the debuts of "Cosmos" and "Resurrection," and, of course,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
AUSTIN - "Something has to change and I'm trying" -- that's the message "Girls" creator Lena Dunham delivered with her keynote at SXSW on Monday, addressing the differences in opportunities for male and female actors in Hollywood.
Adam Driver, a co-...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
All those who have spent the past few years complaining about Judd Apatow movies -- about the length or the plotlines or that they're all about shlubby guys getting attractive girls or that they're nothing but pot jokes -- all those people can take it...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 8:10 PM
Opening scenes are tricky. In minutes, writers have to establish a show's tone, make viewers care about fictional strangers and toss the audience a hint at where things are headed over the course of eight (or 12 or 22) episodes.
For whatever reason,...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:58 AM
"Star Wars" indeed. The battle for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII," the next film in the famous franchise, is heating up, according to a Variety report naming five young actors as top contenders.
Disney and Lucasfilm are considering Ed...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Lena Dunham squashed rumors of her quitting acting , giving E! News a flat-out "no" when she was asked point-blank about her career Thursday night at the Television Academy's an Evening With "Girls" panel.
The rumors started earlier this week with the...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:00 PM
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