| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The Victorian-era detectives of "Ripper Street" have been granted a stay of execution, thanks to Amazon, which ordered a third season of the BBC series that had been canceled last year.
The online retail giant announced the new eight-episode season as...
| 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...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:03 AM
"Bates Motel" The A&E prequel to Alfred Hitchcock's iconic "Psycho" sounded like such a bad idea, even in the hands of Carlton Cuse ("Lost") and Kerry Ehrin ("Friday Night Lights"). Who would want to watch the presumably Freudian-nightmarish young...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
For those of us grown weary of the tortured white male detectives/criminals who occupy so much prime television real estate, "Those Who Kill," which premieres Monday on A&E, offers some small comfort. Not only is the tortured detective lead a woman, she's...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:48 PM
"The Killing" star Mireille Enos and husband Alan Ruck are having another baby.
The actors, 38 and 57, respectively, confirmed the news through their rep Wednesday via People.
"We are so excited and feel so unbelievably lucky to have this little...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
CANNES- Aiming to ramp up its international TV activity and tap into Scandinavia's booming talent pool, Studiocanal and pay TV giant Canal Plus are teaming with writers Soren Sveistrup ("The Killing"), Adam Price ("Borgen"), and producer Meta Louise...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
In a world of seemingly endless outlets for original programming, execs from TV's largest studios emerged from the grind of upfront week increasingly focused on quality over quantity.
There are more places to sell shows, for sure, but that also means...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Shortly after Steven Bochco created his Silicon Valley-themed mystery "Murder in the First," he took lead actors Taye Diggs and Kathleen Robertson on an unusual field trip: to San Francisco's famous criminal headquarters at 850 Bryant St., where the TV...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
"The Wet and the Dry: A Drinker's Journey"
Novelist and journalist Lawrence Osborne is a veteran traveler and a veteran drinker. In this entertaining travel essay/memoir, he combines both of his loves with a combination of sparkling prose...
| May 11, 2014
| 12:13 PM
NBC presented its 2014-15 prime-time lineup Sunday, introducing three new comedies and three new dramas.
The fall schedule also moves crime drama "The Blacklist" to Thursday nights in February. In total, NBC picked up five new dramas, seven new comedies,...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Netflix said it will launch the last six episodes of spooky murder-mystery series "The Killing" in all territories on Aug. 1, 2014.
"The Killing" was canceled by AMC in 2012 after two seasons, but was revived when Netflix teamed with the cabler in a...