| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
With this week's release of "The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2," a companion album to March's blockbuster "The 20/20 Experience," Justin Timberlake has now produced 144 minutes of new music within the calendar year. This sort of productivity is not...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"New Summer Destination: Hamptons Police Stations."
So read the headline on The New York Times on Sept. 2. Boy, Howdy! When the Times gets something right, they do it up brown. Also, I'd like to ask my readers -- is it just my imagination or is The Times...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Anna Camp is back as Sarah Newlin in "True Blood" Season 6 episode 3, "You're No Good," and her reunion with Michael McMillian's Steve Newlin is just as great as we'd always hoped....
| Sep 15, 2013
No, Joe Manganiello won't growl, so don't ask. Nor will he yell, 'Stella!"
Not that I was going to ask the "True Blood" actor since this is an interview about the theater, art and soul-searching topics but sometimes he says his fans — and even his...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:27 PM
With "Orange Is the New Black," Netflix looks like it has another hit. Or does it?
One issue with the streaming service is that no one really knows how many viewers are watching original series such as women-in-prison comedy "Orange" and the political...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Much of the talk in TV viewing lately has been about binge viewing, the consumption of 13- or 20-episode series in a single — or, at most, a few — sittings.
"Binge viewing" is now a buzz phrase, a programming strategy, and, I suppose, a...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Variety selects the videos (below), games, apps, books, music and more (photo gallery, above) you should know about each week.
It's Not Porn
Alberto Belli, who gained attention with his pre-Oscar video "For Your Consideration," hits another home run...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:25 PM
For a long time, Elmo was the shining star of "Sesame Street," but when the long-running kids show returns for its 44th season on Sept. 16, it's Cookie Monster who's angling to grab all the buzz (and all the cookies, of course).
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:48 PM
On HBO's "Game of Thrones," Peter Dinklage and Lena Headey play murderous siblings, driven by their mutual hatred of each other and their twisted sexual appetites (he for prostitutes, she for her twin brother). On PBS' "Sesame Street," those same actors...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Royals are all the rage, with Kate, William and baby George splashed across the international media, and the CW network hopes American teens are ready for their own blue-blooded story about kings, queens and dynasties.
But will the genre-loving target...