| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:50 PM
One of the highlights of Sunday's Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was the win for Bob Newhart, who picked up his first Emmy.
His first? One might wonder how it's possible that Newhart, 84, had never won an Emmy before, given that he's one of the most...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:35 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to pick the Jets or Patriots.
The Skinny: I love the Saul Goodman character on "Breaking Bad," but anytime I hear the words "spinoff," "prequel" or "sequel," I get very nervous as visions of "Joey" start...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Fox is seeking around $4 million for the privilege of running a 30-second spot in Super Bowl XLVIII, according to buyers and other executives familiar with the situation, a slight tick up from the average price secured by CBS - between $3.7 million and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Fall 2013 New Shows: Comedy — A preview of the new comedy TV series coming in the fall 2013 season. (All times Eastern/Pacific) The Michael J. Fox Show NBC Premieres: Sept. 26 at 9pm Airs: Thursdays at 9:30pm Who’s In It? Michael J. Fox,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
At first glance, this year's slate of laffer helmers seems to be a distinctly modern bunch. Nominated series "Girls," "Glee," "Louie," "Modern Family" and "30 Rock" confirm the ascendancy of single-camera comedy, while the contenders signal...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Marilyn King, songstress, actress and last surviving member of Grammy-nominated jazz group the King Sisters, died Wednesday in Laguna Niguel, Calif., surrounded by her family after fighting cancer. She was 82.
King had been the youngest of her sisters....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Forget the stars. The people I always wanted to talk to were the writers and producers who created the fictional worlds that became long-running TV series.
One of the great pleasures of this job in my earlier days on the beat was going out to California,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:49 PM
At 76, Hot Lips Houlihan is still a tease … Sally Kellerman, who received an Oscar nomination for her role in Robert Altman’s groundbreaking depiction of war in “M*A*S*H,” is speaking from her Los Angeles-area home on a recent...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:31 PM
When he had his first important business meeting, Gary David Goldberg arrived with a fertile mind and a seasoned thumb.
Without any TV writing credits, he hitchhiked from San Diego to Los Angeles to meet an agent and talk TV. A big bear of a former...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Gary David Goldberg, the creator of the iconic 1980s and '90s comedies "Family Ties" and "Spin City," has died. He was 68.
Family members said Goldberg died Saturday in his Montecito home from brain cancer.
Goldberg was a Brooklyn native who worked...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Bob Benson’s secret is finally revealed. And, no, it’s not teaming with the NSA to spy on SC&P’s phone conversations.
But before we get into that, let’s talk about Don helping someone else run from the military for a change....