| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Welcome to the pack, "Game of Thrones" and "Parks and Recreation"!
Nominations for the 2011 Emmys were announced Thursday morning and a group of newbies are deservedly joining the pack of usual suspects. HBO's "Mildred Pierce" led overall noms with 21,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:20 AM
You didn't think Ashton Kutcher was saving "Two and a Half Men" for free, did you? CBS struck a sweet deal with Kutcher; he'll make $700,000 per episode.
That makes him the highest paid sitcom actor on TV, according to TV Guide Magazine, but its still...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Plan your schedule with our list of everything going on this week.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star
Life, Above All
O’s v. Yankees (1:05 p.m; MASN)
When Pop Culture Saved...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:47 PM
The People's Choice Awards complete winners list:
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (winner)
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
| Feb 20, 2012
The topic of healthcare came up during a recent dinner with friends. Between bites of pizza and swigs of beer, I told them that things were challenging for doctors everywhere but that this was especially true for primary care physicians. I launched into...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Hugh Laurie's got the blues -- and he wouldn't have it any other way.
The British-born actor may be best known to millions in the title role of the hit Fox medical drama "House," but Laurie fans have known for years that he has formidable musical chops...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Odette Annable of "House"
Q: How did your new "House" job come about for you?
A: I got the call, then I sat down with (executive producers) David Shore and Katie Jacobs, and they started to talk to me about this new character they were developing. I...
| Oct 21, 2011
There is something essentially likable about Kelsey Grammer as a performer. That broad scholar-like forehead, the strong jaw and mild blue eyes all conspire to create the image of a sometimes bumbling but still powerful guy, best embodied by his most...
| Nov 6, 2011
At 16, Peter Baynham joined Britain's Merchant Navy. Within a year, the bookish young man with a droll sense of humor had not only electrocuted himself but also nearly steered a supertanker straight into a ferry.
In 2005, Baynham — by then more...
| Nov 22, 2011
**1/2 (out of four)
Before “Arthur Christmas,” the theater subjected me to TWO viewings of Justin Bieber’s video for “Santa Claus is Coming to Town.” So pain already was pounding my head.
But the computer-animated, 3-D...
| May 24, 2012
| 3:43 PM
No amount of preparation could ready Annika Dries for the announcement.
On May 17, the former Laguna Beach High girls' water polo standout realized a lifelong dream when she was one of 13 athletes named to the USA Olympic women's water polo team that...