| 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...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:38 PM
"The Killing," the cop series that wouldn't stay dead, will return for its final season on Netflix on Aug. 1. For those who remain skeptical, this is really the end.
The series, which began on AMC in 2011, stars Mireille Enos and Joel Kinnaman as...
| 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...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Amazon has green lit two more pilots that will debut later this year on Amazon Instant Video as part of the streaming service's third pilot season.
Adam Brody and Chloë Sevigny headline the dramatic comedy "The Cosmopolitans,” while Ron Perlman,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Among the many things to admire about the new HBO crime series "True Detective" is the title, which is broad, pithy, self-conscious and laced with a stank of menace. Or maybe that's just the smell it gives off when played against the show's apocalyptic...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 3:09 PM
"The Killing" won't die. Netflix, known to help the underdog, has ordered a fourth and final limited season of the beleaguered drama.
The six-episode series finale, produced by Fox Television Studios, will be made available only to Netflix streaming...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:26 PM
They just can't kill off "The Killing." The twice-dead series is getting and fourth season thanks to Netflix.
Netflix announced Friday it has made a deal with Fox Television Studios to resurrect the crime drama again.
AMC cancelled the series after...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
"House of Cards" will be returning for a second season on Feb. 14, Netflix announced Wednesday.
All 13 episodes of the series will be availble to stream starting on Valentine's Day, a Friday, ensuring that single people everywhere will have viable...