| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Ricky Gervais wears many hats as the creator, writer, director and star of his Netflix laffer series "Derek," but all of his work boils down to one goal -- striking a chord with the audience.
"I think that's the point of any art, even one as lowly as...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The top entertainment executive at Fox Broadcasting has resigned in the wake of a bruising television season.
The departure of Kevin Reilly as chairman of entertainment for Fox comes less than three weeks after he presented a new fall schedule to...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ABC Studios is selling a diverse slate of new hours as well as a trio of unique comedies.
On the drama side, "Marvel's Agent Carter" and "The Whispers" may hold the most global appeal, but others have potential as well.
"Agent Carter," the...
| May 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Emily Blunt has been quite busy — she'll be tearing up the big screen this year — but apparently she still had time to go house shopping. She and husband John Krasinski have spent $2.575 million for a home in Hollywood Hills West.
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:52 PM
A few years ago in the New Yorker, Tina Fey, in an essay about her time as a writer on “Saturday Night Live,” broke down the show's writing staff into two fundamental groups: “Harvard Boys and Improv People.” The latter (which...
| May 5, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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30 for 30 A new "Soccer Stories" recalls the...
| 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,...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery (and television), those responsible for "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" should be positively red-faced watching "Riot," Fox's amped-up, exhausting new improv show. Host Rove McManus bills the premiere as an...
| May 13, 2014
| 5:15 AM
"Riot," which premieres Tuesday on Fox, is a sort of cross between "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and "Wipeout."
Its social and improv-comedy games are made more difficult, or more visually striking, by the addition of physical obstacles or mechanical...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Filming "Brahmin Bulls" was not a breeze.
Director Mahesh Pailoor valiantly balanced budgetary issues and his cast's schedules while shooting the entire movie out of order. He even faced an unexpected foe — the 85th annual Academy Awards.
| Feb 21, 2014
On NBC’s “The Office,” the character Creed Bratton was a shadowy quality-assurance director at Scranton’s Dunder Mifflin paper company. Over eight years of episodes, viewers learned only sketchy details about Bratton. Some of those...