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  • Atul Gawande on 'Being Mortal'

    Atul Gawande on 'Being Mortal'
    Most of us aren't fond of even thinking about, let alone discussing, the details of our denouement: aging, frailty, dying ... the inescapable fact that being human means traveling on a journey from dust to dust. "People naturally prefer to avoid the...
  • Bill O'Reilly goes on 'Daily Show,' inevitable debate ensues

    Bill O'Reilly goes on 'Daily Show,' inevitable debate ensues
    Jon Stewart's favorite sparring partner, Bill O'Reilly, was a guest on "The Daily Show" on Wednesday and it didn't take long for a debate to happen. A minute and a half, to be precise. O'Reilly was on the program to promote his new book, "Killing...
  • NBC Scraps Krysten Ritter Comedy 'Mission Control'

    NBC has pulled the plug on the Krysten Ritter comedy "Mission Control," which had a six-episode midseason order. The Universal TV project from Gary Sanchez Prods. had been trying to recast one of the key roles, played by Michael Rosenbaum in the pilot....
  • Book review: '#Newsfail' is the manifesto of podcast 'Citizen Radio' cofounders

    Book review: '#Newsfail' is the manifesto of podcast 'Citizen Radio' cofounders
    #Newsfail By Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny 2.5 out of 4 stars Be warned, this book is not for the politically faint of heart. "#Newsfail" is the manifesto of Jamie Kilstein and Allison Kilkenny, the fiercely and unapologetically liberal...
  • Robin Thede Named Head Writer of Comedy Central's 'The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore'

    Robin Thede has been named head writer of Comedy Central's much-anticipated "The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore," the network's new hope to stand with its long running "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and continue what has become a cultural...
  • Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'Law & Order: SVU' on NBC

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 12 - 18, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Arrow Laurel (Katie Cassidy) ponders...
  • 'Parenthood' Star Monica Potter Developing NBC Comedy with Ellen DeGeneres' Banner

    Monica Potter may be staying put at NBC next season. The "Parenthood" star is set to topline and produce a comedy pilot for NBC from Warner Bros. TV and Ellen DeGeneres' production banner. The multicamera half-hour is described as loosely based on...
  • Jon Stewart's 'Night of Too Many Stars' Telethon Set for March 8 on Comedy Central

    Jon Stewart's Busboy Prods. and Comedy Central are reuniting for the sixth biennial "Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs." The event will premiere on Comedy Central on March 8, with Stewart hosting an evening full of...
  • Nobel Prize winner Malala is the real deal

    Nobel Prize winner Malala is the real deal
    Last week, I argued that the Nobel Peace Prize should go to nobody, "as an acknowledgment that the most notable eruptions of violence have been so grimly predictable, the result of years of individual and collective failures by governments and...
  • Review: 'Marry Me'

    Review: 'Marry Me'
    The backstory to "Marry Me" -- with the show's creator and star being actual newlyweds -- might be the best and worst thing this romantic comedy has going for it. A reunion of "Happy Endings" showrunner David Caspe and actress/wife Casey Wilson, the...
  • TIFF 2014: Is Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' headed for bigger things?

    TIFF 2014: Is Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' headed for bigger things?
    Jon Stewart was on his way to introduce the fourth sellout screening of his movie "Rosewater" at the Telluride Film Festival when a fan popped out of the concession line to introduce herself. "I hate to jump in, but I loved your piece on Ferguson,"...