| Mar 26, 2015
| 7:17 AM
Get ready for the "Birdman" and "Empire" jokes.
"Saturday Night Live" has announced hosts for April: "Birdman" star Michael Keaton does the honors April 4. "Empire" star Taraji P. Henson follows on April 11.
The musical guests will be Carly Rae Jepsen...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 9:22 AM
UPDATED: Robert Wagner visited Tuesday's "NCIS," and fans made the CBS drama the most-watched program of the night.
"The Voice" on NBC, however, had the edge with young adult. "NCIS" was second in that count, according to updated numbers.
| Mar 4, 2015
| 8:53 AM
UPDATED: With the "NCIS" series in repeats, "The Voice" strutted to the top of Tuesday's ratings.
The NBC singing contest averaged 15.5 million viewers, easily the night's best.
NBC finished the night with a new "Chicago Fire" and 9.1 million...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 10:40 AM
Tribune Media saw net income grow to $315 million in the fourth quarter, or $3.14 per share, according to financial statements released Friday. That is up from $67 million a year earlier, as the scale of the company's growing television and...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:04 AM
UPDATE: Grief has done good things for the "NCIS" ratings.
The CBS drama averaged a season-high 19.9 million viewers Tuesday night, according to updated ratings. Last week the series drew 19.8 million viewers when Gibbs (Mark Harmon) saw one of his...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:26 AM
Comedies are harder to do these days than dramas, and could it be that viewers can't agree on what's funny?
Lucille Ball, Alan Alda and "The Golden Girls" had a way of uniting viewers. Jim Parsons and "The Big Bang Theory" carry on the tradition. So it'...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:37 AM
UPDATED: Gibbs (Mark Harmon) may be a prickly friend these days, but TV viewers don't mind. They still want his company.
"NCIS" easily topped the Tuesday ratings with 18.6 million viewers, according to ratings released Wednesday afternoon. That's a...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:39 AM
UPDATED: That "NCIS" episode certainly was lighthearted Tuesday night until it took a horrifying turn that devastated Gibbs.
In the ratings, the Mark Harmon drama pulled in 19.8 million viewers, its biggest audience since February 4, 2014.
| Feb 22, 2015
In talking to Luke Macfarlane, the TV, film and stage actor, about furniture making, which is just one of his passions, you also get a window into his art, and his life.
Listen to him talk about how he approaches woodworking — with knowledge and...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 1:01 PM
It's a myth that blood runs blue inside the body, but if Sister Michelle Germanson had her way, it would. To those who know and revere her, she bleeds Trinity High School blue.
She came to the private Catholic girls' high school, founded in River Forest...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 10:06 AM
"Parks and Recreation" kicked off its final season up from last season's premiere. But the return of Leslie Knope (played by Amy Poehler) and her cohorts didn't lure more viewers than CBS' Tuesday night lineup.
NBC aired two episodes of the sitcom...