| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Call it "must-wait TV."
More viewers are recording shows or watching them on video on demand instead of watching live TV. The good news for the networks is that it means the shows are getting bigger audiences than traditional ratings would suggest....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Channing Tatum simply couldn't come up with enough curse words fast enough, so Jonah Hill stepped into the vulgarity breach.
The actors were improvising a scene about improvisation last October, as the "21 Jump Street" veterans were graduating from...
| Aug 29, 2014
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
SELFIE, 8 p.m. Tuesday:...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:35 PM
"Days of Our Lives" will be airing the first gay marriage between two men on a daytime soap opera this week, as the story line of Will Horton (Guy Wilson) and Sonny Kiriakis (Freddie Smith) reaches it romantic apex.
According to NBC, the wedding will...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Some good actors have come temporarily to roost on "Friends With Better Lives," a new CBS sitcom premiering Monday. It concerns a group of, yes, friends. Some — you may have also gleaned from the title — are less than satisfied with their lot....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:19 AM
CBS announced its 2013-14 premiere dates Monday, which includes a special one-hour final season premiere of "How I Met Your Mother" and the debuts of five new series.
The new comedy "Mom" premieres Sept. 23 followed by the freshman drama "Hostages."...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:00 AM
For all the Chicago acting talent that turns up on TV each season, a steady number of local playwrights are landing TV work as well. Particularly women. Laura Jacqmin recently joined the staff of the new ABC series "Lucky 7" (which co-stars fellow...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Did you know that "Scandal's" Kerry Washington fully endorses an Olivia Pope clothing line? Or that Jeff Daniels' "Newsroom" anchor will become obsessed with Twitter this season? (Hold on while we tweet that.) Or that "Elementary's" Lucy Liu is obsessed...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Neil Patrick Harris has a social calendar unlike any other.
The jack-of-all-trades is fresh off his hosting duties at the Tony Awards. He’s getting set to star in Broadway’s “Hedwig and the Angry Inch.” He spends his days...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:54 PM
OK, Alyson Hannigan and Alexis Denisof. Just STOP IT.
The two overly cute "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" alum have made the hearts of their adoring fans melt just by showing off that they're adoring fans of each other.
"My hubby @AlexisDenisof surprised...