| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The 73rd annual Peabody Award winners are a typically eclectic list ranging from hits such as ABC's "Scandal" and AMC's "Breaking Bad" to Netflix's groundbreaking drama "House of Cards" to BBC America's buzzworthy "Orphan Black."
Among the scripted...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 4:30 AM
CANNES- Rolling off its recent output deal with AMC Networks, Entertainment One Television Intl. has inked a raft of sales on AMC's "Turn" and "Halt And Catch Fire" (pictured above) as well as SundanceTV's "The Red Road," among other shows.
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A&E is set to enter into the well-trod road of loved ones inexplicably coming back from the dead with its American remake of the highly regarded French series, "The Returned." The channel ordered a 10-episode first season on Tuesday.
Former "Lost" co-...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Nickelodeon has placed a 13-episode order for "ReactToThat" from YouTube comedy team The Fine Bros., based on their popular web franchise showing kids responding to viral videos.
Nick will air the show later in 2014. The brothers, Benny and Rafi Fine,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The Sundance Channel's "Push Girls" follows five women who face down everyday challenges — and each uses a wheelchair. The women find ways to do their favorite activities, date and live their lives to the utmost. Tiphany Adams and Mia Schaikewitz,...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:55 PM
In this time when news is disseminated ever more quickly, we asked our critics to list the best of culture in 2013 in tweet form:
"The Returned" (Sundance Channel). Supernatural French import joins the uncanny and the quotidian, prizes mystery over...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Chalk one up for self-determination: The lovely Julianne Nicholson spent much of her childhood in a cabin in rural Massachusetts that lacked water and electricity — her mother relocated there after her parents divorced — before finding the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Media Awards on Thursday, with television series such as "Orange Is the New Black," "The Fosters," "Modern Family" and "Orphan Black" earning recognition.
For outstanding drama...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Years of amateur and professional TV-watching and the impressive title attached to my byline notwithstanding, I have never believed that I would last a minute as a television programmer. I know what I like, and usually why I like it, but what will float...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
If you missed the French series "The Returned" on Sundance Channel last year, or if it was just too opaque/mood-soaked/subtitled (i.e. French) for you, ABC now offers "Resurrection," a brighter if not bolder and certainly faster-paced (i.e. American)...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
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The City of the Big Shoulders — stormy, husky, brawling, wrecking, planning, building, breaking, rebuilding, to use only words Carl Sandburg chose to describe Chicago — is the...