| Jul 19, 2008
Just one month after shattering Showtime records for original program ratings, "Weeds" has been renewed for two additional seasons.
Showtime revealed the renewal as part of a slew of announcements made during its Television Critics Association press tour...
| Dec 5, 2007
With the writers strike beginning its second month, CBS may look to corporate sibling Showtime for an injection of original programming.
According to media reports, CBS Corp. President and CEO Les Moonves told reporters at the annual UBS Global Media &...
| Dec 13, 2007
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The 65th annual Golden Globes will air on NBC, but they'll have a distinct cable-TV feel.
Cable series dominate the major television categories, with seven of the 11 nominated comedy and drama series hailing from non-broadcast networks. The series...
| Dec 20, 2007
"Into the Wild," Sean Penn's harrowing drama about Christopher McCandless, a young man who traveled the country after graduating from college only to perish in Alaska, dominated the 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Award nominations announced this morning....
| Jan 19, 2008
Even after a full season of "Mad Men," it's still a little difficult to get my head around AMC as a destination for quality series. This is, after all, a channel that several years ago sold its classic-movie soul for ad revenue and quickly forgotten stabs...
| Jun 26, 2009
Clearly the Obama administration needs to address the issue of teacher salaries and fast. On AMC's " Breaking Bad," Bryan Cranston is playing a science teacher making meth, and now we have Thomas Jane as Ray Drecker, a high school basketball coach...
| Jul 17, 2009
It was supposed to be six but it turned out to be seven, and you know what? Seven is better.
Earlier this year, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced that it would expand the number of nominees in the best series and acting categories...
| Jul 22, 2009
"Weeds" writer and executive producer Jenji Kohan and her husband, Christopher Noxon, have listed their Spanish-style home in Los Feliz at $1,597,000.
The three-bedroom, 2 1/2 -bathroom house, built in 1927, has 2,980 square feet of living space and sits...
| Aug 1, 2009
The Brentwood home of Esa-Pekka Salonen, former music director of the L.A. Philharmonic, has come on the market at $4.1 million.
Designed by architect Ted Tanaka, the six-bedroom, 5 1/2 -bathroom house has 4,695 square feet of living space. Tanaka's...
| Jan 14, 2010
Can a well-endowed teen make young people hot for MTV again?
The music network, seeking to stem a years-long ratings slide, thinks it has found just the thing to get back on track: "The Hard Times of RJ Berger," a scripted comedy about a boy with an, um,...