| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:59 AM
With cable television taking more chances with edgy content, NBC Entertainment President Jennifer Salke said it was important for the network to let producers know that it too will stand by programs that push the envelope.
Responding to a question at...
| Aug 1, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
Early in the Danish drama "The Hunt," Theo (Thomas Bo Larsen) tells his wife, Agnes (Anna Louise Hassing), that she's beautiful because she doesn't know it. Since he neglects to cite One Direction, I assume he wants his word to be...
| May 30, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Looks like Hannibal Lecter has a few more dinner parties to look forward to.
NBC announced Thursday it has renewed its drama "Hannibal," centered on the iconic villain who grew to prominence following the 1991 film "The Silence of the Lambs," for a 13-...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 7:51 AM
"The Big Bang Theory" returned to the CBS lineup after two weeks off for the NCAA Tournament, and viewers were thrilled to see Sheldon (Jim Parsons) and the gang. The CBS sitcom was the most-watched show Thursday nationally and locally, and it was tops in...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The last weekend of March offered up a bunch of TV events, but you ain't seen nothing yet. April 2013 brings showers of season and series premieres, finales and films to add to the already launched new seasons of "Game of Thrones," Doctor Who" and others....
| Mar 25, 2013
| 6:23 AM
How to compete with the much-hyped season premiere of "The Voice"?
The broadcast networks are going very different routes Monday. Fox has been teasing that the episode of "The Following,"at 9, will be especially chilling. Serial killer Joe (James...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:25 PM
"The Fall" (Netflix). After several years of playing peekaboo with her audience, Gillian Anderson, who first won your heart and mind as Agent Dana Scully on "The X-Files," is back with a vengeance (in a nice way). This year saw her return to American...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Can LeBron James and the Miami Heat make a comeback in Game 4 of the NBA Finals?
The biggest show Thursday night starts at 9 on ABC. The San Antonio Spurs were mighty formidable in Game 3. But James and his teammates have an astonishing way of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Thursday highlights include Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the season premiere of "Burn Notice" and a visit by the new Superman, Henry Cavill.
It will be a big night for South Florida. The San Antonio Spurs take on the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals at 9...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:30 PM
As the Variety TV team gathered to discuss the 2012-13 television season, the conversation became as much about how we watch as what we watch. Here's what Cynthia Littleton, Brian Lowry, AJ Marechal, Brian Steinberg and Jon Weisman had to say in their...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
"Hannibal," the recently renewed NBC drama about psychiatrist-serial killer-cannibal Hannibal Lecter, may be as fiendishly gory as TV gets, but the interior decorating is undeniably elegant. Series creator Bryan Fuller, a partner in L.A. design store...