| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Amazon Instant Video in Germany has nabbed rights to action epic "Spartacus" as part of a deal with Starz Digital Media.
The first two seasons, "Blood and Sand" and "Vengeance," as well as the six-part prequel "Gods of the Arena," are now...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Netflix and Disney's Marvel Entertainment announced that Rosario Dawson has joined the cast of "Daredevil," the original series based on the street-hero comic coming to the Internet streaming-video service in 2015.
Dawson, whose credits include "Kids,"...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Not content with two straight NBA championships. LeBron James is spreading his very expansive wings into the world of television.
The Miami Heat forward is teaming up with writer/actor Mike O'Malley, business partner Maverick Carter and Tom Werner,...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The last weekend of March offered up a bunch of TV events, but you ain't seen nothing yet. April 2013 brings showers of season and series premieres, finales and films to add to the already launched new seasons of "Game of Thrones," Doctor Who" and others....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Here's what to watch or skip on TV during the week of Oct. 21 to Oct. 27.
Monday, Oct. 21
CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story
8 p.m. Monday, VH1
The 1990s-era hip-hop trio gets its own biopic starring Chicago area native Keke Palmer.
Read my interview...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Like a gladiator fighting to the death, the series finale of "Spartacus: War of the Damned" will rip out your heart and stomp it into dust.
That should not be a spoiler to anyone who knows the history of the rebel leader's war against Rome, which is what...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
When Ato Essandoh was offered the role of an African American doctor in Civil War-era New York City for BBC America's "Copper," he almost did a double-take. "My first thing was I had to look it up," he says. "Lots of people didn't really think there could...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — A dashing young English royal falls for a beautiful commoner, and their love becomes a nationwide sensation that forever alters the face of the monarchy.
No, their names aren't Will and Kate, but rather King Edward IV and Elizabeth...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks.
Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Filming on the next installment of "The Hunger Games" won't begin for another month, but Paul Holehouse already is assessing the risks. Holehouse will fly to Atlanta this week to check for asbestos in an old warehouse — one among many sites that...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:46 PM
I know I'm late with this, but I wanted to share as few thoughts about the second season of "Vikings." I liked the show a lot in its first season and am happy to see that the second won't be a letdown.
When you go to watch a show that by its subject...