Teaming the director of "Dreamgirls" with movie star/song-and-dance man Hugh Jackman brought an "X" factor to the Oscars, or at least two high-energy production numbers.
Bill Condon and Laurence Mark will be closely scrutinized for this Sunday's Oscar telecast, but the producers have already exhibited one bit of questionable judgment: Wasting time before the awards…
After much soul-searching, producers have apparently discovered the root problem of award shows: an inconvenient surplus of awards.
In the years I've been a journalist, nothing has evoked a more vehement response than an October 2000 piece I wrote for the Los Angeles Times about the remarkable amount of TV production going on in…
Think of "Mistresses" as "Sex All Over the City" -- a one-hour soap filled with every imaginable permutation on infidelity, with side plots including assisted suicide, Sept. 11, a previously straight…
Having apparently run out of Americans to kill in its procedural dramas, CBS is doing its part to support the North American Free Trade Agreement by importing more fresh corpses from Canada. With…
My expectations weren't particularly high for "The Rotten Tomatoes Show on Current," Current TV's latest series, which will premiere on March 5. Yet it's a pretty fresh (pardon the expression)…
About halfway through the jaw-dropping train wreck that was the 1993 premiere of Fox's "The Chevy Chase Show," a friend called and shouted into the phone, "Omigod: Are you watching this?"
Against my better judgment, I attended the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp.'s 2009-10 Economic Forecast and Industry Outlook on Wednesday morning, and it was every bit as depressing as…
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