| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
What do Steve Zahn, the actor who played Elliott in 1982's "E.T.," the telepathic police officer from NBC's "Heroes" and Lieutenant Eli Roosevelt from FX's "Sons of Anarchy" all have in common?
They're all scheduled to film TV pilots for ABC in the...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:58 PM
There's something to be said about being a walking billboard.
Jenji Kohan, best known for being the creator of Showtime's "Weeds," fully embraces the task. Her nails — hands and toes — are coated in an orange hue. Her short hair is dizzied...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The era of Internet television is officially here.
Netflix's "House of Cards" garnered nine Emmy nominations Thursday, becoming the first show delivered exclusively online to be nominated in the major categories including drama series, lead actor and...
| Aug 27, 2013
The show: Premiere of "Oblivion" at Westport Country Playhouse.
First impressions: Playwright Carly Mensch's contemporary family dramedy has an ever-changing focus. Is this a play about an adolescent search for spiritual fulfillment, about mendacious...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Steven H. Smith, who worked on TV shows and movies in several camera positions, died July 19 of pancreatic cancer. He was 68.
Smith was most recently director of photography for 16 episodes of "Weeds" on Showtime.
He attended Art Center College of...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
It seems odd that in the same year that Netflix broke through as the first Internet streaming service to earn Emmy nominations in major categories, FX's "Louie" is the first basic cable series to score a nomination for best comedy.
Cable is no stranger...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
KNBC-TV Channel 4 continues to be an awards force -- racking up 18 nominations for the 65th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards. But Univision owned-and-operated station KMEX is showing its muscle, coming in at a close second.
The nominations were announced...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Netflix appears to be firing on all cylinders in 2013, with new original content coming every other month. Hot on the heels of "Arrested Development," which returns with 15 new episodes on May 26, Netflix plans to premiere its next series, "Orange Is...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 4:02 AM
We left Nancy hyperventilating through an oxygen mask while in a medically induced coma following her shooting.
In this episode, we meet her awake and her old smiling self in the hospital. Nancy reminisces about past neighbors in her plush and...
| Sep 16, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Created to promote designers and products, burnish the tastemaker reputation of magazines and raise money for charities, decorator show houses are rarely exercises in restraint. Giving designers carte blanche may result in some dazzling, if not...