| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Imagine lavish multicourse dinners served on the beach, cocktail parties with celebrity chefs you've seen on TV or wine tastings led by award-winning sommeliers. These are just a few reasons why tourists are flocking to wine and food festivals being...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:02 PM
TV personality Adam Richman is bouncing back with a new show on NBC after the Travel Channel postponed the premiere of his series "Man Finds Food" earlier this month.
Richman will play host on "Food Fighters," a show that pits home cooks against...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:58 AM
Here is the complete list of Primetime Emmy Awards nominees: Drama series
"Breaking Bad" (AMC)
"Downton Abbey" (PBS)
"Game of Thrones" (HBO)
"House of Cards" (Netflix)
"Mad Men" (AMC)
"True Detective" (HBO)
"The Big Bang Theory"...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Lauren Zalaznick's career has included stints as a movie producer, marketing executive and cable network president.
Now she can add newsletter editor to her resume.
Zalaznick spends Sundays blasting out the "LZ Sunday Paper," a collection of...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Through his restaurants — the French Laundry and Ad Hoc in Napa Valley, Per Se in New York and Bouchons in Beverly Hills, Las Vegas and Yountville, Calif. — Thomas Keller has given a start to some of today's brightest young chefs. Here are...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Review: Laughing Bird
4514 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-506-2473
Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start
Have you ever wished you could eat at a place called the Tina Turner Tavern? If things go well for chef Chrissy Camba at new Lincoln Square restaurant...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:47 AM
"Kid President: Declaration of Awesome" (Hub Network, Saturdays). Young Internet phenom Robby Novak, now 10, is the star of this whole-family-friendly half-hour series, expanded from the short online "pep talks" -- at once mock-inspirational and...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Bravo will debut "Top Chef Duels" -- the latest iteration of its long-running franchise -- on August 6, the cabler announced Wednesday.
The culinary competition will bring back eighteen former contestants from "Top Chef" and "Top Chef Masters," pitting...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ashton Kutcher has put the word out that he is interested in finding a buyer for his Hollywood Hills home, quietly shopping it at $12 million.
The modern-style, three-story home built in 2007 has views of the Hollywood Reservoir and the Hollywood sign....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
After three years in which TV movies and miniseries were lumped together in one ungainly category, the television academy believes there's enough programming to again warrant a separation. (The acting awards remain combo affairs, however.) Were they...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The thing about reality TV is that it isn't scripted — truly, it isn't. So when a situation gets a little out of control, it's up to the show's host to handle it, smooth things over, figure out a way to make good TV out of a problem.