| May 9, 2013
| 11:33 AM
It's a sad thing that author Charlaine Harris has brought her Sookie Stackhouse series to an end. The final book, "Dead Ever After," was published Tuesday, and there will be no more.
Some fans have taken the news very badly. Threats against the author...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:19 AM
On his show Thursday night, Stephen Colbert hosted a book club with distinct Oprah-like overtones: cozy chairs, yellow pillows, a pastel tie and chardonnay. The book at hand was F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby."
To discuss the novel, he...
| May 10, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Lara Pulver wowed Americans a year ago when, as Irene Adler in "Sherlock" on PBS, she walked into our living rooms wearing nothing but a pair of Louboutin heels and a don't-[bleep]-with-me attitude. The whip-cracking dominatrix Irene knew who she was...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:02 PM
NBC will be bringing "Dracula" to audiences Friday nights in the fall. Today the network put the official preview of the show online, just in advance of the Upfronts, the multi-network previews for media writers and television critics.
"Dracula" has a...
| May 18, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Morgan Lane Arnold, an emotionally frail 14-year-old freshman, navigated the hallways of her Howard County high school each day filled with anxiety, unable because of a learning disorder to decipher the social cues, jokes and emotions of her peers.
| May 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When most filmmakers in Los Angeles feel frustrated by the movie business, they pick up a pen to write out their anxiety — or pick up the phone and call their therapist.
Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij took a different approach.
Upset by a...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Joe Manganiello, star of HBO's "True Blood" and the male stripper film "Magic Mike" will play the iconic role of Stanley Kowalksi in the Yale Repertory Theatre production of Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" this fall.
The actor said in...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The Los Angeles Film Festival's Sunday "Coffee Talks" panels on June 16 are scheduled to feature "Iron Man 3" director/co-writer Shane Black and actors Joe Manganiello ("True Blood") and Virgina Madsen ("Sideways").
The four "Coffee Talks" will shine a...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:22 AM
We’re almost a third of the way through Season 6 (which at 10 episodes will be "True Blood’s" shortest season yet) and after last night’s episode, I’m finally getting a clear idea of where this season is headed. While You’...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Warlow revealed! Andy’s faerie kids dead? Governor’s daughter goes vampire! Sam gets a new girlfriend – and a human one at that? So much to recap in “True Blood” Episode 64.
Ironically titled “At Last,”...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:51 AM
This week's "True Blood" gave us a major reveal, gratuitous nudity and even a vampire turning. But for all the "action" that went down last night, I'm left feeling lukewarm.
Gone are the days when I gasped at least once per episode. Instead, I find...