| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Apr 10, 2012
Billy Campbell stars as Darren Richmond on the AMC series "The Killing." Born in Charlottesville, Va., the actor resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, and says he loves exploring Canada. "I go out to Vancouver Island, rent a cabin in Ucluelet, surf...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 11:51 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Kristin Lehman was born in Toronto, Ontario, today in 1970. This birthday gal starred in the short-lived series "Drive" and recently made a guest appearance on "Human Target" and "The Killing." She's appeared on "Prison Break" and...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:25 AM
Premium pay channel HBO dominated the nominations Thursday for the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, earning a stunning 104 nods, including honors for its two freshman series, "Game of Thrones" and "Boardwalk Empire," as well as the acclaimed miniseries...
| Jul 15, 2011
How do you argue with any master list that includes Jane Lynch, Kathy Bates, Margo Martindale, Melissa McCarthy, Martha Plimpton, Kelly MacDonald, Betty White, Kristen Wiig and Joan Cusack?
There were a number of surprises, both heartening and...