| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:55 AM
I've never liked doing year-end best-of lists for a number of reasons. I don't feel qualified, for one. As a part-time critic I don't see or even sample every show. I also find that I enjoy shows that definitely aren't "the best" technically, but are so...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:41 PM
TV is getting exciting again after the holiday lull. "Justified," "Cougar Town," "Shameless" and "Girls" return with new seasons, while "Chicago P.D.," "True Detective" and "The Spoils of Babylon" debut the week of Jan. 6 to 12.
For a more complete...
| Dec 9, 2013
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Dec 16, 2013
From a gut-wrenching stretch of "Breaking Bad" to a perfectly executed caper on "Justified" and a brilliant "Trophy Wife" holiday episode, Zap2it starts its countdown of the best TV episodes of 2013....
| Apr 26, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Raymond J. Barry has one of those faces that people recognize. It's the name that sometimes draws a blank.
"I was shooting a movie in Spokane, Wash., and a woman came up to me and asked if I was her favorite father from 'Justified,'" Barry, 72, said with...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:17 AM
One of the themes of FX's "Justified," which premiered its second season last Wednesday is, "Can you go home again?"
perhaps followed by, "The more things change, the more they stay the same."
In season one of the drama inspired by characters created...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Walton Goggins can cast a spell over you during a phone conversation just as easily as he does playing the magnetic Boyd Crowder in FX’s "Justified.”
He puts everything out there—even when doing an interview at the end of an early...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 8:30 PM
Bad guys in Kentucky and the spy world better look out. FX is locked and loaded with more “Justified” and “Archer.”
The network has renewed both shows for third season, it announced Tuesday. “Justified,” the drama...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:57 AM
FX's "Justified" seems to be on a roll in its second season. The storytelling has gotten even richer than in its freshman season. The acting, from stars Timothy Olyphant and Walton Goggins and the season-long guest star Margo Martindale (OK, and the...
| May 15, 2011
Television takes the spotlight starting Monday at the upfronts in New York City, when most networks will announce which shows live and die. Many decisions will hinge on issues of substance — ratings and cost and critical acclaim. But no one should...
| May 17, 2011
| 6:00 AM
ABC on Tuesday announced its 2011-12 prime time schedule that includes 13 new shows, seven of which will premiere this fall. Among the new entries is "Pan Am," adrama about pilots and flight attendants set in the 1960s (everyone seems to be creating their...