Occasionally, there's a throwaway line in one of my reviews that I look back on fondly. So it is with my appraisal of the CW's "High Society," another "Masterpiece Theater" non-wannabe, in which I…
An L.A. radio reporter did one of those dim-witted Academy Award previews last week where he noted that while going to movies can be expensive, "Watching the Oscars is free."
Appears to hate its "characters" every bit as much as it hopes viewers will.
Now here's a first: Kathy Ireland has been forced to deny to People that she was drunk or otherwise inebriated while co-hosting ABC's red-carpet arrivals program. Having watched the half-hour I did…
An exhibitionist platform for the notorious, barely known and pseudo-famous.
After wading through my inbox and the morning papers, five Oscar afterthoughts to last night's review: — If you are obsessing over who was or wasn't included in the annual necrology package, you…
Show didn't seem to mind being a little boring.
A full review is coming at the end of the show, but I can't say this strongly enough: Please never present the five best score nominees as an interpretive dance ever again. Yes, they loved it in the…
ABC's Sunday-morning show "This Week" closed by asking the panelists for their Oscar best-picture choices. "The one of the 10 [nominees] that I've seen, 'The Blind Side,'" said conservative columnist…
Brian Rooney recently interviewed me for a piece about latenight TV, but I have never actually met the ABC News correspondent.
If a marketable concept could ever trump execution, it's "First Love, Second Chance," a TV Land series that resonates mostly because the channel's boomer audience can easily putty-in the gaps.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History