| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Back in fall 2003, the producers of the NBC remake of the British hit "The Office" were looking for comic actors to work at their fictional paper company. Eventually, the top roles went to relative unknowns Rainn Wilson, Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Larry David, who is on a break from his series "Curb Your Enthusiasm" — permanent or not, he will let you know — returns to HBO on Saturday with a full-on movie-type movie, "Clear History," in which he plays not his usual fictionalized self...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:23 AM
As the title indicates, this was it for one of television's most acclaimed sitcoms, NBC's Americanization of a popular British series. The future paths of much of the gang at Dunder Mifflin are set up, with some surprise appearances in the concluding...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:58 AM
A combination of politicians, pundits and proletariat heroes are scheduled to speak at Johns Hopkins University this fall in a series of free public lectures.
Linda Greenhouse, the Pulitzer Prize-winning former Supreme Court correspondent for The New...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 7:42 AM
James Spader will star as the villain Ultron in "Avengers: Age of Ultron." But the guy has a day job, too.
"The Office" and "Boston Legal" actor returns to TV this fall in NBC's new drama "The Blacklist" playing another villain, Raymond “Red”...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
NEW YORK — So far James Spader is enjoying the closely cropped hairdo he sports as criminal mastermind Raymond "Red" Reddington in the new NBC drama "The Blacklist." But, he warned recently during a break in filming at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:30 AM
In mid-August, the British comedian and actor Stephen Merchant went to a party at fellow comedian Sarah Silverman's house. It was a jovial scene, populated by a who's who list of L.A.'s funniest people. Merchant ate some chocolate of questionable...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Baby Jim or Pam might be real! Emily Blunt and husband John Krasinski are expecting their first child.
The "Looper" actress, 30, and the genial "Office" alum, 33, have confirmed reports Blunt is pregnant, their rep told Us Weekly and People.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
With each new member of its inaugural rollout, Netflix continues its creative course of conservative innovation.
It has the star-studded drama ("House of Cards"), a little horror for the young folk ("Hemlock Grove"), the iconic re-issue ("Arrested...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:40 PM
In "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," Andy Samberg plays Jake Peralta, a crack New York detective who ignores the rules and lands on the bad side of his new captain, Ray Holt (Chicago native Andre Braugher).
The new Fox series is one of only a few sitcoms in the past...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:38 PM
In a classic episode of "The Office," Steve Carell's Michael Scott told his underling, played by John Krasinski, "It's never too late for ice cream, Jim."
And if the scene at Creamistry in Irvine on Thursday was any indication, it's never too early...