| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:17 AM
The LAPD drama "Southland" premieres its third season Tuesday, Jan. 4, on TNT, but in its previous two seasons, it has accumulated only 13 episodes -- a normal single short season for many cable shows.
But "Southland" is not your usual cable show. It...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:34 AM
BBC America has set an Aug. 19 premiere date for its first original drama series, "Copper."
The 10-episode season was created by Tom Fontana ("Oz," "Homicide: Life on the Streets," "St. Elsewhere") and Will Rokos ("Monster's Ball," "Southland"). Barry...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Here's some news about a show I'm now even more excited to see: BBC America's original drama "Copper" has found its lead actors.
Tom Weston-Jones, who has starred in "MI-5," will play Irish-American copper Kevin Corcoran in the series set in 1860s New...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
TV's most underrated current drama, "Southland" (9 p.m. Jan. 17, TNT; 4 stars) launches a fourth season of LA.-based cop stories churning with chases, murders and a police station confrontation so violent and realistic you'll feel like you experienced...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Fans who tuned in last week to the fourth-season premiere of TNT's Tuesday LAPD police drama "Southland" may have noticed that many of the players were the same, but the pairings have been shuffled a bit.
Former rookie cop Ben Sherman (Ben McKenzie)...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Steven Tyler of 'American Idol' on Fox
Q: How much did your first-year experience sell you on the idea of returning to "American Idol"?
A: It was a whole year of, "What?" I was living in L.A., and it was pretty amazing. The whole thing to me was over...
| Feb 21, 2012
Actress Regina King stopped by the studio to talk about winning the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress for her role as Detective Lydia Adams in the TNT series "Southland."
Head back to the streets of Los Angeles for the new, explosive season of...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:21 PM
The New York City of 1864 in "Copper" rots with bank robberies, racism, police corruption, murders and economic dispair.
If you think about it, those problems still plague society today, making BBC America's original scripted series, from creators Tom...
| May 23, 2012
| 5:13 PM
A cunning vampire overlord, a murderous meth maker and an oil baron carrying a Texas-size grudge: In a summer TV schedule stuffed with bold, brash characters, Mayor Tom Kane vanquishes all pretenders.
He's the biggest, the boldest. He is the "Boss."...
| Jan 26, 2011
Kevin Alejandro talks about 'Southland' and the problem with vampires...