| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:48 PM
Bilateral breast cancer and a double mastectomy would be a serious matter for most people.
But Tig Notaro's cancer fight became the perfect fodder for her humor.
"Before I had a double mastectomy I was pretty flat-chested," Notaro said during an...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 12:24 PM
A shifty lawyer, a whiskey-loving clergyman, a dashing knight, secret agents, hackers, lovers, cops and music moguls are among the new characters TV viewers will meet as the winter season launches scores of new and returning shows.
As far as I'm...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Congratulations, TV lovers. You've survived the least wonderful time of the year. In December, Hollywood takes the equivalent of a long holiday, packing the schedule with reruns and holiday specials you've seen 80 times.
Well, never fear. January is...
| Dec 22, 2014
English actor Richard Armitage shares some interesting traits with his “Hobbit” alter ego, valiant dwarf Thorin Oakenshield. “I had to […]...
| Jan 4, 2015
Scarcely have the holidays departed, the last bite of figgy pudding or sip of egg nog cycled through our system, the last present sorted for use or reuse, than the winter television season comes crashing down upon us, laden with gifts of its own. Yes,...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 12:18 PM
It's going to be a busy spring on Netflix, with the arrival of four new original series for adults, including the highly anticipated "Daredevil" series from Marvel, as well as two new original series for kids and the renewal of their just-released...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 9:50 AM
PASADENA, Calif. The Television Critics Association 2015 winter press tour kicked off this week, but it wasn't a TV network that was up first. Instead, it was streaming service Netflix, which proves just how much the small-screen filmed entertainment...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:08 PM
The producers of A&E's upcoming suspense drama "The Returned" are more interested in being likened to "The Office" than "Gracepoint."
Carlton Cuse ("Bates Motel," "Lost") and Raelle Tucker ("True Blood") are behind the American adaptation of the popular...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Hartford Stage's associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Maxwell Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:03 AM
"I'm not sure how I feel about new, confident Maggie," says Jim, after his former flame gives him a verbal smackdown. Maggie, Jim, Don and Sloan are carrying out orders from Mac and Charlie as the episode opens.
In response to the FBI raid on their...
| Dec 18, 2014
Of all the visually striking sequences in “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,” one of the most arresting […]...