| Mar 29, 2013
| 7:21 AM
No TV program Friday night is likely to draw a bigger audience in Central Florida than the Florida-Florida Gulf Coast game. That match-up in the NCAA Tournament starts at 9:57 p.m. on TBS.
March Madness isn't the only game in town for viewers, but the...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 8:40 AM
The return of "Vegas" to the CBS lineup was hardly auspicious Friday night.
The Dennis Quaid-Michael Chiklis drama drew 7.7 million viewers, the most in its 9 p.m. time slot. But it was a weak link in the CBS schedule of "Undercover Boss" (8.5 million...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:14 AM
The last time I spoke with comedian Eddie Pepitone was June, just prior to the world premiere of his movie "The Bitter Buddha" in Chicago, where it screened during the Just For Laughs festival. Nine months and several tour stops later, he and director...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
David Otunga had little time to order food Friday during lunchtime at Howells & Hood in the Tribune Tower — not with his hectic press tour running late and a live TV appearance up next — so the Elgin native and WWE Superstar settled for just a...
| May 18, 2013
| 10:05 AM
UPDATED: The viewing levels were way down Friday, suggesting it could be a long, hard summer for the broadcast networks.
But ABC could still celebrate winning the night with two hours of "Shark Tank" and an edition of "20/20." The Disney-owned network...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:43 AM
For next fall, The CW will add paranormal teens, more vampires and Mary, Queen of Scots.
The network will offer three new dramas to start the season and rely heavily on "The Vampire Diaries" and freshman hit "Arrow" to bolster the newcomers through...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — The CW is increasing its stock in fantastical television.
The network, often overlooked when measured against its larger broadcast competitors, is building on its efforts to broaden its target 18- to 34-year-old audience. It's adding...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The '80s live on at The CW: modest-performing "The Carrie Diaries" will return next season, along with spy drama "Nikita." And the network is adding four dramas to its 2013-14 schedule, most rapt in the sci-fi world.
That takes "Nikita," which...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
CW has joined the series pickup fray, giving greenlights to four dramas: "Tomorrow People," "The 100," "Reign" and "Star-Crossed."
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"Tomorrow" and "100″Â hail from Warner Bros. TV. ‘Tomorrow People"...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
UPDATED: The Jodi Arias case drew the attention of both ABC's "20/20" and "Dateline NBC" Friday night.
But ABC had more success with recounting the sensational murder trial and Arias' conviction. The "20/20" hour focused on both the rescued Cleveland...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...