| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:32 AM
Maybe funny men like Jimmy Fallon are Nicole Kidman's type. The 'Tonight Show' host and the actress have slightly different perspectives about that time they were set up together. Was Fallon really wearing sweatpants? You decide.
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:39 PM
A few weeks ago I devoted my entire weekly Critic's Pick to self-described "comedy person" and video maker Benjamin Apple, whose dry, deadpan sketch series "Cubed" (brief encounters in a faceless workplace) I had seen on the YouTube channel Above Average,...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:42 AM
The Amazing Kreskin, who honed his mentalist skills as a child spending time with family members in the Lehigh Valley, will host a "Halloween Hits Countdown," today ay 8 p.m. on satelittel radio SiriusXM channel 7.
Kreskin says he will play some of the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 10:26 AM
A stand-up comedian who was co-host of an MTV late-night talk show and won an Emmy Award for her work on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” will perform at Bethlehem’s ArtsQuest Center, it was announced.
Sara Schaefer, who was co-host of...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The works of Benjamin Apple: "Cubed" (Above Average/YouTube), "Channel Ben" (YouTube). There is a feeling abroad in the land, by which I mean among people who write about television, that this network fall season is a disappointing one, offering new...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Times and tastes have changed since "Dallas" first aired more than 30 years ago.
On TNT's reboot of "Dallas," now in its third season, Sue Ellen (Linda Gray) uses language that would never have passed the censors on the original 1978-91 CBS prime-time...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 9:43 PM
The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Monday during an NBC broadcast. Here is a list of the winners and nominees. Winners are marked with an asterisk (*).
Outstanding Drama Series
* "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
"Downton Abbey" (PBS)
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In between filming his movies, television shows and doing stand-up comedy, Robin Williams would spend countless hours playing videogames -- in fact he considered himself a "huge" gamer, even naming his only daughter after the princess in Nintendo's "The...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Legendary mentalist The Amazing Kreskin has launched a kickstarter campaign for an off-Broadway show to celebrate his 80th birthday next year.
Kreskin who was born George Kresge Jr. in Montclair, N.J., and still lives in New Jersey, plans to produce a...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Jimmy Fallon isn't your typical tourist who comes to Orlando for the sunshine, the theme parks and the airbrush T-shirts.
He's here on business.
Fallon will be in Central Florida starting Monday to tape "The Tonight Show" at Universal Orlando. But...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:30 PM
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said that President Obama and his staff chose not to do an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Wednesday because of "more serious matters the president is dealing with on the international scene."
TMZ reported on...