| Aug 26, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Writers from more than 20 shows on the NBC and USA networks are leaning on Comcast/NBCU CEO Stephen Burke to honor the results of a recent union election at NBCU-owned Peacock Productions.
Peacock produces nonfiction programming, including "Caught on...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
While television pundits work themselves into an honors-English lather deconstructing the minutiae of "Breaking Bad's" final episodes, let us pause for a moment, crack a window and possibly a beer, and consider Thursday's final episode of USA's "Burn...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
USA might want to consider changing its tag line from "Characters Welcome" to "Welcome to Summer."
Beginning with the groundbreaking "Monk," which premiered in July 2002, the NBC/Universal-owned network has staked a successful claim to the months...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
My mother taught me to begin any criticism with a compliment, so here it is: CBS' new comedy "We Are Men" lasts only half an hour and stars four likable performers, including Tony Shalhoub and Kal Penn.
Now for the criticism. "We Are Men" lasts an...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Strive as one might for objectivity, certain shows come equipped with viewer expectations. So when Denis Leary announced that USA would be debuting his comedic accompaniment to "Rescue Me," a natural reaction, at least among Leary fans, would have been...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:36 PM
Dreaming of a white Christmas in sunny Southern California?
To see snow really fall in Costa Mesa, just buy a ticket for one of the holiday season's hottest tickets: the Broadway musical version of Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" at the Segerstrom...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 3:36 AM
Title: Director of creative arts at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, West Palm Beach.
Other job experience: Composer and musician with Immanuel Records, Deltona; leader of Frank Carter Band.
Other community posts: Music composer,...
| Jan 29, 2012
L.A. Clipper Chris Paul may be quick down the court, but he moves pretty fast when it comes to buying multimillion-dollar real estate too.
The All-Star bought and closed on the Bel-Air home of singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne for $8.495 million just a...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 9:09 PM
The stylish "Whitechapel" (9 p.m. Oct. 26, BBC America; 3 stars) tells the story of a copycat killer, but the series itself does a whole lot of copying from past crime shows. It's a wonder it manages to be so riveting.
The six-part drama follows rookie...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:37 AM
The "it" in question is Hannah's OCD, which apparently was a serious problem when she was in high school.
With the first real deadline for her e-book on the horizon, she's regressing into obsessive behaviors, namely counting to eight. A lot. She counts...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:43 PM
"Burn Notice," the spy-themed action drama on USA will come to an end after its seventh season, set to debut June 6.
Fans of the series, which has inspired a devoted cult following and a spin-off prequel movie, "Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe," can...