| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:11 PM
"Sons of Anarchy" returned Tuesday night and promptly revved up another ratings record.
The Season 6 premiere of FX's motorcycle-gang drama -- a controversial episode that included a school shooting -- delivered 5.9 million total viewers, according to...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Everyone agrees that AMC's "Breaking Bad" is one of the best dramas on TV, and Wednesday's news that Sony Pictures Television and AMC would be moving forward with a spinoff starring shady lawyer Saul Goodman (played by Bob Odenkirk) was received by fans...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:15 PM
In Hollywood, if your career cools but the insiders like you, you wind up doing the cha-cha on "Dancing With the Stars." If the hits stop coming and you've rubbed powerful people the wrong way, you end up selling a nighttime sleep aid like Katherine...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Thrusting an intelligent idealist into a leadership position is a time-honored method of chronicling the corruptive nature of power, particularly the political variety. (Please see "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington") In recent years, television writers have...
| May 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
There is really only one reason to watch ABC's Canadian-import place-holder crime drama "Motive" — Kristin Lehman.
Seen most recently as the political aid/abuse victim/classic schemer on AMC's "The Killing," Lehman swaggers into Daniel Cerone's...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:00 AM
AMC's "The Killing," about the grisly murder of young Rosie Larsen, was pronounced dead at the end of a troubled two-season run that included declining ratings amid a revolt by once-supportive critics and fans over what they perceived to be the failed...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"Ironside," the Universal-produced TV series about a wheelchair-bound police detective that ran from 1967 to 1975 on NBC, has been chopped, channeled and reupholstered as "Ironside," a Universal-produced TV series about a wheelchair-bound police detective...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Jeri Ryan will star in Syfy's new scripted thriller, "Helix," the channel announced Tuesday. Science-fiction fans are familiar with Ryan thanks to her role as Seven of Nine on "Star Trek: Voyager."
More recently, though, she played Dr. Kate Murphy on...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Each week Times TV critic Mary McNamara offers her viewing picks for the coming week:
"Revolution": NBC recently renewed its out-went-the-lights drama, so the first-season finale will not be any kind of definitive end to the woes of a world in which the...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:42 PM
"The Killing "(AMC, Sundays). That "The Killing" would return was not at all clear at the end of its previous season; viewers grumbled that two seasons was too long to follow a case that in the context of the series took only as many days to resolve as...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:15 AM
After watching 2011's series premiere of “The Killing,” it seemed like everyone was a suspect in the death of Rosie Larsen.
But after viewing Sunday’s two-hour Season 3 premiere, it seems like nobody is a suspect in the new case....