| Nov 6, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Comedian Hannibal Buress recently went on a rant aimed at Bill Cosby, a rant — "You raped women, Bill Cosby" — fueled by the many allegations over the last decade of rape or sexual assault by more than a dozen women that have shadowed Cosby'...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 12:00 PM
When adolescents Kevin Arnold and Winnie Cooper had their first kiss in the pilot episode of the Emmy-winning ABC series "The Wonder Years," it also marked the first time that Fred Savage and Danica McKellar, who played those roles, had kissed anyone...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Twenty-five years ago — in 1989, to save you the math — two situation comedies premiered, each destined to become American institutions, even as each regarded American institutions with a jaundiced and ironic eye. One was a cartoon, set in a...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:00 AM
There's a backstage drama happening this fall on TV, and it's all about comedy.
The major networks are in a sitcom slump, unable to generate the kind of magic found in shows like "Seinfeld," "Friends" and "The Big Bang Theory."
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:38 PM
One of ABC's new shows is a rarity -- a prime-time network comedy revolving solely around an African American family.
"black-ish," arriving Sept. 24, features Anthony Anderson ("Law & Order"), Tracee Ellis Ross ("Girlfriends") and "special guest star"...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:31 PM
"Jane the Virgin" is the adaptation of a hit Venezuelan telenovela that's bringing a different flavor to the CW palate, which is used to a diet of superheroes and vampires.
The series, based on Venezuela's "Juana la virgen," stars Gina Rodriguez as...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Seven years have passed since the members of Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club Redwood Original locked the picturesque hamlet of Charming, Calif., in their lawless grip, filling the streets with murder, mayhem and all manner of reckless havoc.
But now the...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:30 AM
For years, the popular response to the Emmys from network executives was that they were nice - an ego stroke to the talent, but inconsequential to the bottom line. Sure, there was that period in the '80s when NBC parlayed awards for shows like "Hill...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Bill Cosby is sitting down on the job as he embarks on his first television special in three decades.
Armed with a chair, a bottle of water and a box of Kleenex, Cosby is center stage for "Far From Finished," which he performed at the Cerritos Art...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Raven-Symone, darling of "The Cosby Show" and "That's So Raven," stirred things up a bit Friday with a tweet about gay marriage that's being interpreted as her official coming out as a lesbian.
"I can finally get married! Yay government! So proud of...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 12:00 PM
NEW YORK — When Condola Rashad was a little girl, her mother would often take her to work. The youngster would sit and play or watch curiously as the woman she called Mom scurried about her job.
It was similar to the experience of many children,...