| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Twenty-five years of playing Groucho Marx means a lot of wisecracks, cigars and greasepaint for Frank Ferrante, who performs in West Palm Beach Friday and Saturday in "An Evening With Groucho."
"I want it to be what audience members would have...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:09 PM
As the wise, dryly humorous psychiatrist caring for shellshocked surgeons and troops in the hit television series "MASH," actor Allan Arbus was so convincing that at least one colleague assumed he had expertise in the medical specialty.
In 1973, the...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Sally Kellerman does a mean Marlon Brando.
"Sally, don't you recognize me or are you playing it cool?" she mumbles in her best brooding tough guy, mimicking one conversation with the actor when, as a struggling actress, she made ends meet by working...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Tina Fey never had a master plan for the end of "30 Rock." She wasn't even sure if, this time last year, NBC Chairman Robert Greenblatt was about to pick up the phone, cancel the show and preempt a graceful exit for her decorated sitcom.
| May 17, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Caleb McGillvary, also known as Kai, the hatchet-wielding hitchhiker of “Smash, smash, SUH-MASH!” fame, was arrested in Philadelphia on a New Jersey warrant in a slaying case, authorities said.
McGillvary, 24, was arrested without incident...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:32 PM
A neck tattoo on Caleb McGillvary, also known as Kai, was what helped a New Jersey resident lead police to the animated hitchhiker wanted in connection with a slaying, New Jersey prosecutors said Friday.
McGillvary, 24, the hatchet-wielding hitchhiker...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:00 PM
What draws viewers to a TV show? Sometimes it's the spark between the actors, or opening a window onto a new or rarely seen world. And sometimes seeing Bryan Cranston in his tighty whiteys is all it takes.
Meet the show runners, the people charged...