| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:18 PM
When Alan Sepinwall was hired as a TV critic just out of college in 1996, he had no way of knowing he was about to witness “a big bang of sorts,” as he puts it in his new book "The Revolution Was Televised: The Cops, Crooks, Slingers and...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Some of the biggest blockbuster movies in the last 10 years are based on books. (That means you, Harry Potter and “The Hunger Games”). But the annual television lineup has always included its share of book adaptations as well, dating back to...
| May 9, 2013
| 2:18 PM
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What do you think of when you think of Chicago?
Oddly enough, the 1860 Republican convention that nominated Abraham Lincoln.
Who is an author you'd like to meet, dead or alive?...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The unexpected death of James Gandolfini, who was best known for his work on the series "The Sopranos," recently re-ignited the conversation over How Much Television has Changed, which has become so intense and widespread in the last few years that...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 8:00 AM
BEIJING — Eva Jin isn't the only female director making waves in China. This year alone, Zhao Wei's "So Young" made nearly $115 million and Xue Xiaolu's "Finding Mr. Right" took in $85 million.
Shaoyi Sun, a professor of film and TV at Shanghai...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Disney Channel made a splash last month with its tentpole telepic "Teen Beach Movie," following in the fancy footsteps of "High School Musical" as a popcorn hit for the cabler. But the Mouse's flagship kidvid outlet is coming out of the summer with...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Connor Jessup has grown up a lot in the last year, both on and off the set of TNT's alien invasion hit "Falling Skies." His recent travel itinerary proves the point.
Jessup spent 2 1/2 months of his spring backpacking through Europe with a friend...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
"Lost" favorite Terry O'Quinn has replaced Tom Berenger in the cast of FOX's drama pilot "Gang Related."...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:02 AM
With 2009′s “Star Trek,” filmmaker J.J. Abrams breathed new life into one of science fiction's most venerable franchises. His sleek […]...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Josh Holloway ("Lost") has been cast in the lead role for the CBS spy-drama pilot, "Intelligence."...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:24 PM
It must be deja vu for Daniel Dae Kim, Freedom grad and star of CBS' "Hawaii Five-0." The new police series which recreates the original "Hawaii Five-0" that aired 1968-1980, has started shooting for its fourth season at a new......