| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:18 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals are in for some more "Hard Knocks."
The pro football team is opening up for the second time in four seasons for an all-access look in "Hard Knocks: Training Camp With the Cincinnati Bengals." It's the latest incarnation of HBO's...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a legitimate suspect. At last.
Do I think he’s the Pied Piper? No. But it’s nice to have a plausible possible perp.
“The Killing’s” third season had heretofore only advanced the reddest of...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:51 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding if I should try 'The Killing' again.
The Skinny: Pretty good episodes of "Mad Men" and "Veep" last night. I would have liked them better if I wasn't working while they were on! Monday's headlines include the box office...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The Discovery Channel will air “Mile Wide Tornado: Storm Chasers Tribute” on Wednesday to commemorate a trio of experienced television "storm chasers" who died during a string of deadly tornadoes late last month.
Tim Samaras, Carl Young...
| 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...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:50 AM
The weekend highlights include LeBron James, Lenny Kravitz, the return of "The Killing" and the documentary "Mile Wide Tornado: Oklahoma Disaster."
Discovery Channel presents the "instamentary" on the May 20 disaster in Oklahoma at 10 p.m. Sunday. The...
| 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...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 12:39 PM
After more than 60 movies in a career spanning 35 years, Kevin Bacon wanted to up the dramatic ante with his first starring role in a primetime series on Fox's "The Following."
"I'm the guy from 'Footloose.' The biggest issue was whether or not the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:05 PM
AMC's "The Killing" hasn't been killed after all. AMC renewed the controversial drama for a third season, the network and producer Fox Television studios said Tuesday.
Veena Sud will return as showrunner, writer and executive producer for the 12-...
| 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...