| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress and TV host Vanessa Lachey was born at Clark Air Force Base in the Philippines on this date in 1980. This birthday gal is a former Miss Teen USA who has hosted such shows as "Wipeout," "True Beauty" and "Total Request Live." She's...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
For all of Simon Cowell's sneers about cabaret and Broadway, the "American Idol" contestants have repeatedly proved they can make it in New York and wow theater audiences.
The contestants who have performed on the Great White Way include Clay Aiken,...
| Nov 4, 2013
The Broadway opening of Cotton Club revue "After Midnight" raised a couple of burning questions. Chief among them: How long until Hugh Jackman goes into the show as one of its special guest stars?
Jackman was in the audience for the opening night perf...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Want to punch out a co-worker?
The Esquire Network, a new cable channel from NBCUniversal, will give you that chance.
Launching on Monday, Esquire Network is looking to woo upscale men with lifestyle programs about cooking, drinking and travel....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The next time Phil Dunphy cracks a bad pun on "Modern Family," it could mean big dollars for USA.
Tune in to the NBCUniversal-owned cabler and chances are you might see something a little dark: a scene from the sometimes-morbid "Law & Order: SVU" or...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:39 PM
Country musician Brad Paisley and his wife, "Nashville" actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley, have sold a home in Pacific Palisades for $2.5 million.
The restored house, with more 1920s character than country vibe, features a two-story living room with a...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:30 AM
In a directing career that has spanned four decades, John Badham has had more than his share of hits, including 1977's "Saturday Night Fever," for which John Travolta earned his first Oscar nomination, as well as 1983's "Blue Thunder," 1986's "Short...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
NBCUniversal, in a tacit acknowledgement the portfolio of cable networks it has amassed since the company was taken over by Comcast in 2011 had grown unwieldy, moved unexpectedly Monday to realign the TV outlets and the executives who run them.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The new fall TV season will be packed with stars returning for another shot at series success. Which ones deserve your attention?
1. Andre Braugher ("Homicide: Life on the Street") clashes hilariously with Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") on Fox's...
| Aug 9, 2013
When he first hit movie theaters as the young Daniel Larusso in "The Karate Kid", Ralph Macchio never imagined how much of an impact the role would have on his life. Now, almost 30 years later, the seemingly ageless actor is still being reminded of how he...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:23 AM
Peter Weller may be best remembered for playing the title role in "RoboCop," but he has a thriving acting career on TV. He will add to it by playing a port worker on FX's "Sons of Anarchy."
That port worker, a former cop, will tangle with bike club, The...