| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:03 AM
USA Network has its eye on summer, unveiling its summer slate of premieres -- including the launch of two new dramas.
June is to be the month of returns, with "Royal Pains" making its sixth-season rollout on Tuesday, June 10. The following night will...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Grammy-winning rap duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis is known for its humanitarian approach to rap. Foregoing stereotypical lyrics glamorizing violence and disdain for women, the duo has carved an all-inclusive niche for itself in the tough landscape of hip-...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:08 PM
"Inside Amy Schumer" (Comedy Central, Tuesdays). This week -- April Fool's Day, as it happens -- begins a second season for Amy Schumer's brilliant, biting sketch-cum-stand-up-cum-interview show. Although Schumer, who is 32, has been doing stand-up for...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:00 AM
"None of the Above" and "The Numbers Game" (National Geographic Channel, Mondays). A brace of stunt-science shows -- edutainment is the word. And is actually a word. (First known use: 1973.) Like the network's "Brain Games" and "Duck Quacks Don't Echo,"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda will be clocking in together once again.
The actresses, who co-starred in the classic 1980 workplace comedy "9 to 5," will team up again in "Grace and Frankie," a new single-camera sitcom for Netflix. The series also boasts a...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:23 AM
"Crisis": With a busload of kidnapped high school students, a flock of powerful parents and a smattering of high-caliber stars, NBC seems prepared to do what CBS couldn't with "Hostages"--create a high-octane, character-driven suspense drama that is...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:30 AM
If our DVR queues are bursting, then why shouldn't Emmy categories be loaded too?
That would appear to be the guiding principle behind the television academy's recent decision to allow seven shows to be nominated in both the drama and comedy series...
| May 6, 2014
| 7:59 PM
In its first major announcement of the 2014 upfront season, NBC has placed series orders for four pilots -- the romantic sitcom "Marry Me," in addition to three dramas, "Odyssey," "State of Affairs" and "Allegiance," revolving around spies and terrorism....
| May 6, 2014
| 6:30 PM
NBC has given a series order to "Allegiance," a drama about a young, idealistic CIA analyst specializing in Russian affairs who learns that his parents are former covert Russian spies that the Kremlin has re-enlisted to plan a terrorist operation inside...
| May 11, 2014
| 12:13 PM
NBC presented its 2014-15 prime-time lineup Sunday, introducing three new comedies and three new dramas.
The fall schedule also moves crime drama "The Blacklist" to Thursday nights in February. In total, NBC picked up five new dramas, seven new comedies,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
"Breaking Bad" finally won the Emmy for drama series last year. At the time, everyone assumed Bryan Cranston & Co. would be taking a well-deserved victory lap this year for the last half of its satisfying final season, which concluded shortly after the...