| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Former "The Daily Show" executive producer Rory Albanese has been tapped as an executive producer of "The Daily Show" spin-off "The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore," Comedy Central announced Wednesday.
Albanese had previously worked on "The Daily...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Here is the complete list of Primetime Emmy Awards nominees: Drama series
"Breaking Bad" (AMC)
"Downton Abbey" (PBS)
"Game of Thrones" (HBO)
"House of Cards" (Netflix)
"Mad Men" (AMC)
"True Detective" (HBO)
"The Big Bang Theory"...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The subject is comedy. If it is not exactly true that it "can't get no respect," to quote the comic, it does get less than it deserves.
It has become commonplace to say that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television, or a Platinum Age of...
| May 11, 2014
THE BEST WAY TO NEW YORK
From LAX, Delta, United, American, Virgin America and JetBlue offer nonstop service to New York; US Airways offers direct service (stop, no change of planes); and US Airways, American, Delta, United and Virgin America offer...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
What a nutty year it's been in the world of TV talkers. Hosts bit the dust -- some were expected; some out of the blue; one for the second time -- as other hosts got promoted and handed the torch to a host of new hosts. Has the comedy-music-talk species...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Comedian Larry Wilmore will succeed Stephen Colbert in the 11:30 p.m. slot on Comedy Central, hosting a show called “The Minority Report” beginning in January, the network announced Friday.
Wilmore is already familiar to Comedy Central...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It looks like watching "The Colbert Report" can help viewers learn a thing or two about campaign financing.
A new study at the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center found that those who tuned in to watch host Stephen Colbert set...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
As the dispute between Amazon and Hachette dragged into its sixth week, the online retailer has turned its anti-shopping tactics against another target: Time Warner.
Forthcoming DVD and Blu-ray releases from Warner Home Video, including "The Lego...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
After three years in which TV movies and miniseries were lumped together in one ungainly category, the television academy believes there's enough programming to again warrant a separation. (The acting awards remain combo affairs, however.) Were they...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:27 PM
"Sharknado 2" is coming this summer, whether we want it to or not, and on Wednesday morning's "Today" show, Matt Lauer laid a big fat spoiler on everyone. It turns out, Lauer and "Today" weatherman Al Roker will have cameo appearances in the new film....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Comedy Central now has a late-night problem.
CBS' announcement that Stephen Colbert would take over "The Late Show" next year when David Letterman retires leaves a huge gap in Comedy Central's marquee lineup.
For nearly a decade, "The Colbert Report"...