Using its upfront presentation to maximum advantage, ABC showcased one of the best comedy pilots to come down the pike in a long time with "Modern Family," shrewdly airing the program in its…
"Don't Tell the Bride" is just irritating enough to possess all the hallmarks of hit format.
Upfront presentations have to be graded on a curve, so I begin my annual scorecard with relatively passable marks for Fox — which, with NBC doing its "in-front" shtick, essentially opened the…
Spent a few days in the wilderness (actually, Zion and Bryce Canyon national parks in Utah) before the upfront mayhem officially began, which explains why I haven't posted anything in awhile. But…
Television and newspapers ostensibly have a lot in common.
The second season of "True Blood" goes down smooth, representing a perfect summer concoction.
The dramatic tone is uneven, but the show gets by on talent and energy.
"Storymakers," the sporadic AMC specials on the movie business, premieres its second installment this Friday (May 15), with Tom Cruise, Judd Apatow, and Cameron Diaz (along with her "My Sister's…
More than 1,200 people had the odd experience of watching TV as a shared communal event on Monday, as Fox screened the two-part season finale of "24" at the Wadsworth Theater to what could only be…
For years, anyone watching a program they like with a sense of TV history has screamed a warning as sexual tension between characters is about to be consummated: "Stop! Save yourselves! Your…
A generation ago, with sitcoms widely written off for dead, Marcy Carsey and Tom Werner sold NBC "The Cosby Show."