| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Jesse Spencer doesn't have far to go to pick up his latest award. The Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards will honor the "Chicago Fire" star with its 2014 Artistic Achievement Award during an April 10 ceremony at the Radisson Blu Aqua...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Did you watch "House of Cards" this morning, and are you dying to talk about it on social media?
But even the president is on Twitter asking for no spoilers.
So, how are you going to deal with that?
Where, for example, can you comfortably...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Sherilyn Fenn was born in Detroit, Mich., on this date in 1965. This birthday gal may have made her biggest splash with her Emmy nominated performance as Audrey Horne on the quirky series "Twin Peaks" in 1990. She played a...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Jonny Kaplan and the Lazy Stars released their fourth album in October, yet Kaplan admits they are not well known in the U.S. He's looking to change that.
To that end, you'd think they would play in a large venue, well, at leastbigger than the Harp...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Budweiser will hawk suds. Chevrolet will hype cars. And Fox will try to sell "24," "Cosmos" and "American Idol," among other programs.
When the Super Bowl comes around every February, it draws outrageous and over-the-top commercials from dozens of blue-...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Greg Kinnear just might be the poor man's antihero.
At a time when the television scene is seemingly at capacity with its band of flawed leading men plagued by moral ambiguity, the actor is tasked with dining alongside the brooding men of prestige...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Although TV has no shortage of roguish ne'er-do-wells, they are seldom as entertaining -- at least initially -- as the protagonist in "Rake," a lawyer/womanizer/compulsive gambler whose life is a runaway train wreck occasionally interrupted by high-...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Patrick Fugit was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on this date in 1982. This birthday guy has appeared in such films as "Thanks for Sharing," "We Bought a Zoo" and "Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant." He played the recurring...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Some longtime television favorites -- Bob Newhart, Cher, Lynda Carter, Robert Sean Leonard -- return this week, the first full week of the November ratings period. A few highlights:
1. Bob Newhart repeats his Emmy-winning role as Professor Proton on...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:34 AM
Another sign that the Disney-George Clooney movie "Tomorrowland" is headed our way: A casting call went out for "Tomorrowland 1964 Men."
Hopefuls are told they will hear from casting by 5 p.m. Wednesday (today) and that the fitting for costumes will...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:09 AM
As a Disney movie shooting in Central Florida, "Tomorrowland" would be expected to use Disney World as a backdrop.
Here's the happy news for Disney fans: The George Clooney sci-fi movie will feature the Carousel of Progress attraction in the Magic...