CNN will air Saturday-night documentaries on Dec. 4 and 11 — "Losing Lennon," a tick-tock of John Lennon's final days; and "Taliban," derived from Norwegian journalist Paul Refsdal's remarkable…
Recently, I talked about how fun Investigation Discovery is to write about because of its outlandish titles and concepts. Watching the latest attention-grabbing title – "Hookers: Saved on the Strip"…
Weighed down by clunky narration, the producers labor mightily to generate suspense but never quite strike the mother lode.
Jimmy Kimmel put Bill O’Reilly’s voice together with footage from my favorite holiday special, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.” The two turned out to be amusingly compatible. Given that O’Reilly has…
Reality TV's fascination with strange occupations and avocations has produced some odd programs, but few more tedious than "Storage Wars."
If Julie Chen leaves the show to join another project, I wouldn't make any long-range plans. Just sayin'.
If the current TV season were a baseball game, December's arrival -- the industry's equivalent of the seventh-inning stretch -- would see managers frantically signaling to bring in relief pitchers.
Star-producer Ray Romano's ode to middle-aged angst provides another reason for discerning audiences to really like Raymond, as well as his buddies.
NBC's choir competition show "The Sing-Off" returns for a second run on Dec. 6 with a two-hour episode. Essentially, the show is "Glee" without a plot, which means, come to think of it, that it's…
The channel formerly known as Headline News has announced that Dr. Drew Pinsky will be joining its primetime lineup in January, once again trumping the best intentions of its higher-profile sibling…
The days are strange, sure, but A&E's latest celebrity-driven vehicle, featuring Bob Saget, readily fits into a genre that might also be called "Strange Career Choices."