| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:50 PM
The premiere episode of FX's latest drama series, "The Bridge," grabbed an audience of 4.12 million viewers during its first two airings on Wednesday night. That is almost the same size of an audience that tuned into watch the cable channel's last...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
“News Night” staffers believed they had uncovered a scandal of Watergate proportions – the kind that “makes careers and ends presidencies.”
But instead of winning a Peabody Award for journalism excellence, the military...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:27 AM
PBS is chockablock with solid fare this summer, with new episodes of the "Inspector Morse" prequel series "Endeavor" currently airing, along with repeats of "Call the Midwife," Season Two, and an adaptation of "The Lady Vanishes" coming up next month....
| 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 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...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 8:34 AM
In today's TV world, the most popular crime dramas have an extraordinarily high body count, racking up one or more victims an episode and then starting over the following week with more casualties and a new investigation.
Starting with a two-hour...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:03 PM
Let’s call “The Killing” deliberate, not slow, so as to not scare away viewers accustomed to the murder-of-the-week style of most criminal procedurals.
“CSI” this is not. It’s so much better.
“I just thought...
| 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...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 6:20 AM
"Modern Family" earned six nominations for the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. The ABC comedy led with the most nominations; "Mad Men" earned five, while "Boardwalk Empire" and "30 Rock" had four each.
The awards are given by the Broadcast...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 12:21 PM
It’s impossible to write about the season 2 premiere of “The Killing” (7 p.m. April 1, AMC; 3 stars) without addressing what happened to the show at the end of its first season.
The moody mystery series opened to mostly critical raves...
| 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...