Ever see an actor take a role and think, "Really? He's willing to do that?" That was the reaction watching Danny Glover play a medieval version of Captain Ahab in the Syfy original movie "Age of…
In my latest column I talk a bit about the changing nature of the TV Critics Assn. tour, which begins this week. Here are a few more thoughts — and some helpful history — about that event, which now…
Someone with knowledge of Buddhism was trying to explain the notion of planning weddings or funerals around "auspicious dates." Asked whether she really believed it, she paused. "Better to be safe,"…
The Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz has a story about how ABC has quietly backed away from the process of paying for interviews, after taking considerable criticism for the practice, particularly in…
Extremists are called extremists for a reason. No religion has cornered the market, sadly, on inspiring the occasional lunatic to behave like a psychopathic nutball in its name. Still, Fox News…
Several years ago, Lachlan Murdoch strode the floor at the NATPE convention like he owned the place, which at the time he sort of did.
As so often happens with reality shows, "Same Name" is a cute idea lacking the heft to sustain its premise.
The Discovery Networks made a slew of announcements about upcoming programs today, so I figured I'd pull them together into one big item. – Animal Planet announced a special titled "Heidi Fleiss…
Once breezy, bouncy and mindless fun, "Entourage's" last and latest seasons have sought to dig deeper to achieve more depth, and come up empty.
Allen Sabinson certainly had a good run in Hollywood. He oversaw movies and miniseries for ABC, programming for A&E, even served a stint (not very happily) at Miramax. But the wheels spin and leave…