| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:33 AM
She started her TV career as a teenager playing Happy Hotpoint the Elf during appliance commercials on "The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet" before being "promoted" to playing David Janssen's sultry receptionist using only her shapely legs and voice in...
| Jan 29, 2012
In recent months the name Mary Tyler Moore has been bandied about with unexpected regularity bordering on reckless abandon. This is not just because she recently made her first TV appearance in many moons on pal Betty White's show "Hot in Cleveland" or...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Actor Ed Asner sat in a Costa Mesa TV studio last week, fiddling with his tie.
He was about to go on the air to discuss his latest film, "Should've Been Romeo," which has its world premiere Saturday at the Newport Beach Film Festival.
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The show before the show, part two. Play classic prime-time TV opening sequences, then vote for number one....
| Jul 9, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Our Emmy guru Chris "Boomer" Beachum notes these fascinating Emmy factoids: â The comedy lead actress race has three former "Saturday Night Live" cast members as nominees (Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Amy Poehler). â "Glee" received nominations...
| Mar 19, 2010
| 8:27 AM
The second year of Valerie Harper's "Mary Tyler Moore Show" spinoff is notable not only for the title star's consistently engaging performance, but also for the guest stars it incorporated - with the list reading like a who's who of that era's media...
| Apr 19, 2010
| 1:23 PM
UNIVERSAL CITY -- Emmy award-winning actress Betty White got "naked" Monday at Universal CityWalk.
The 88 year old actress didn't bare it all for T.V. cameras; she got naked in the form of a new hot dog named in her honor at "Pink's" hot dogs.
| Nov 4, 2010
Monica Johnson, a film and television writer best known for her screenwriting partnership with writer-director Albert Brooks on "Modern Romance," "Lost in America" and other comedies starring Brooks, has died. She was 64.
Johnson, a Palm Springs...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 8:09 PM
(AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Betty White phenomenon keeps getting bigger.
White won an Emmy Award for best guest actress in a comedy series for her turn as host on "Saturday Night Live." The honor came Saturday at the creative arts ceremony that is...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 4:59 PM
WOODLAND HILLS - Harold Gould, best known for his portrayal of a swindler in the 1973 film, "The Sting," died Saturday of prostate cancer at a nursing home in Woodland Hills.
The 86-year-old's acting career spanned half a century and he was nominated for...
| Sep 23, 2010
| 4:45 PM
One of the reasons "The Last Picture Show" is my favorite movie of all time is the performance of the actress who won the Oscar for her performance in it — and who is entertaining audiences at the Laguna Playhouse this weekend.
Cloris Leachman, a...