| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Phew! They did it! They survived week one of "Top Chef," Season 11. Chef Patty was crying over the experience, which didn’t win her any points in chef Stephanie’s book -- she insisted she’ll only cry when she is kicked off. Hmm,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:49 AM
It’s getting hot in here!
Something that we would definitely expect from being in the South is some heat. For this QuickFire Challenge, the chefs are tasked with creating and bottling their own hot sauce in 45 minutes.
This challenge proves...
| Dec 10, 2013
Newspapers, including this one, are among the last places in America that has close to zero tolerance for [expletive deleted].
I could give you a hint about what word is between the brackets, but I'd best not for fear of arousing the ire of the...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:27 AM
The Producers Guild of America, a leading bellwether for the best picture Oscar, announced on Thursday the 10 films whose producers are nominated for the group's annual award: "12 Years a Slave," "American Hustle," "Blue Jasmine," "Captain Phillips,"...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- The U.K.'s Tinopolis has beefed up its U.S. production portfolio with the acquisition of L.A.-based indie Magical Elves, which produces "Top Chef" for Bravo.
Variety exclusively revealed that negotiations were reaching boiling point on Jan. 29....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:10 AM
We’ve been hungry for this all season long.
The "Top Chef" Finale has arrived. After a slow start to the season in New Orleans, the drama has built up to a culinary showdown of Nina versus Nicholas in Hawaii. If you are going to lose a weeks-...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:32 PM
"Scandal," "The Americans," "The Walking Dead," "Portlandia," "Ripper Street," "Vikings," "House of Cards," "Hannibal"—February sees the return of several TV favorites. New series also launch, including "The Red Road" on Sundance, "Mixology" and the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Bravo is taking a break from expanding its "Real Housewives" franchise into every state in the union to order its first scripted series, "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce."
The series, based on the "Girlfriends' Guide" book series by Vicki Iovine,...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:30 AM
A+E Networks has unveiled the first wave of shows set for the July 7 launch of FYI, its lifestyle-centric rebranding of the Bio channel.
The six series unveiled Wednesday focus on foodie pursuits and home design and makeover themes.
"Top Chef" vet...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Busy as Bethesda, Md.-based Half Yard Prods. is -- turning out hours and hours of unscripted programming for Discovery, TLC, Bravo, History, H2, Oxygen and National Geographic Channel, among others -- nobody in the TV biz would have predicted a few...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Comedian Jay Mohr has apologized for "fat-shaming" actress Alyssa Milano.
This after Milano showed him who's the boss on Christmas Day.
The comic, 43, took a swipe at the "Mistresses" actress soon after they both attended an awards ceremony for...