| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Watch enough new foreign films in a row, and certain things start to stand out. Like the incredible variety of cellphone ring tones used in other countries. They're familiar but just different enough to break your concentration for a moment, like a...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 8:01 AM
As we end another week, let's look forward. Time for coming attractions:
1. "Dancing With the Stars" will have contestants perform either the Viennese waltz or the paso doble for a prom-themed show at 8 p.m. Monday on ABC. Viewers can vote via Twitter...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Sundance Channel and the Music Box Theatre are giving Chicago viewers a chance to see the first two hours of its new drama "Rectify" days before it premieres on TV.
In order to attend the national premiere screening at 7 p.m. April 16 at Music Box...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:45 AM
News Corp.'s cable unit FX Networks has restructured its executive ranks in advance of the launch a new entertainment channel -- FXX -- and a corresponding increase in original programming production to service it.
Under the new structure, three...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:08 AM
You probably know Katey Sagal as the tough-as-nails Gemma Teller Morrow on "Sons of Anarchy," but did you know she's also a helluva singer?
The multi-talented star is bringing her tour, "Katey Sagal: An Evening of Music and the Cast of Sons of Anarchy,"...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
What do Steve Zahn, the actor who played Elliott in 1982's "E.T.," the telepathic police officer from NBC's "Heroes" and Lieutenant Eli Roosevelt from FX's "Sons of Anarchy" all have in common?
They're all scheduled to film TV pilots for ABC in the...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 8:59 PM
The ampersand strikes again in TNT's latest crime procedural, "King & Maxwell," but two names in the title doesn't always mean double the quality.
Like the network's "Rizzoli & Isles" & "Franklin & Bash," the new series (9 p.m. CT June 10, TNT; 1.5 stars...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
There's never been a better time to fall in love with a cult TV hit -- that show that fans and critics constantly rave about but always seems to be in imminent danger of cancelation.
These days, low ratings don't necessarily mean a show's days are...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:00 PM
News Corp. has promoted John Landgraf to chief executive of its FX Networks and FX Productions unit.
The move comes before the launch of FXX, a sister cable channel to FX that will make its debut in September. FX also has a movie channel called FXM...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Not gonna lie to you: More than once, I've heard people around the office say (cue voice of J. Walter Weatherman), "And that's when I learned not to take the Emmys seriously."
More than once, I've even had the same thought myself.
It's easy to slide...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The critics have spoken: horror, geeks and HBO make for some good TV.
The nominations for the third annual Critics' Choice Television Awards were announced Wednesday morning by the Broadcast Television Journalists Assn. -- and FX's "American Horror...