| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Actress Katey Sagal can be heard crooning regularly on the soundtrack of the FX drama "Sons of Anarchy," but the acting has really been a long detour from her first love, singing. And to remind people of that, she's releasing her first album in nine...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:32 PM
"Breaking Bad" is coming to an end, but fans of the hit drama should not despair. A "Breaking Bad" spinoff featuring the sometimes unethical attorney Saul Goodman has been given the green light.
"Better Call Saul" will feature Bob Odenkirk as Goodman in...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:11 PM
It seems nothing can break "Breaking Bad's" hold on Twitter -- not even a storm of racially charged social media activity over this year's Miss America pageant.
Sunday night's episode on AMC, titled "Ozymandias," brought more death and sorrow and drew...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Arsenio Hall, who was on the cover of Time magazine in 1989 ("TV's hip host grabs the post-Carson generation"), returned to the air Monday night for an indefinite run as the host of a revived "The Arsenio Hall Show." (It should be said right off that...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:51 PM
The voyeur's paradise known as "Big Brother" will be back again next summer. On Thursday, CBS announced the long-running reality game show would be back next year for its 16th season.
This season's edition of "Big Brother" featured hefty helpings of...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Cable networks kick off the Fall TV season in early September with a variety of reality series, scripted dramas and comedies. Later in the month, the broadcast networks join the fray with their new and returning series. And if you oly watch TV on your...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:53 PM
It looks like the newest "Star Trek" movie is living long and prospering.
"Star Trek Into Darkness," J.J. Abrams' latest contribution to the venerable franchise, is the bestselling DVD and Blu-ray title and a top rental.
The film that made more...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
With "Breaking Bad's" final episode set to air Sunday, consumers and the industry alike are busily discussing the show's impact on television. The AMC drama has overcome numerous hurdles during its five year run on the net, whether it be production...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The statistics detailing the number of women working as directors in television remain stubbornly, infuriatingly low. Every year when the report from the Directors Guild of America hits, I scratch my head because I usually can think of impressive examples...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Beer and spirits ads have long graced the airwaves, but these days some networks are serving drinks with a noticeable twist: beverages mixed into scripts and sets, or liquor ads that take an extra splash of the spotlight.
"Spirits and beer have never...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Richard Montoya keeps a mental library of depictions of L.A. gleaned from "Chinatown," "Repo Man," "Mulholland Drive," the novels of James Ellroy, and other pop-culture texts.
So when he began adapting his neo-noir stage drama "Water & Power" for the...