It's ironic that Poppy Montgomery, who plays Samantha Spade on the CBS detective skein "Without a Trace," is better known in the U.S. than in her native Australia.
It's no secret that in the minds of actors, TV has long been considered a second-class option when compared to the prestige of film work. But there are several actors giving exceptional performances…
You'd never guess from all the days shooting "Boomtown" on the streets of L.A. that Donnie Wahlberg was anti-Laker.
Oftentimes, Cheryl Hines has no idea what is going on, nor does she know whether something is funny or not. This has benefited her greatly in her portrayal as Larry David's wife on HBO's wickedly…
If the TV Academy were to dole out awards for some of this season's most compelling reality TV perfs, who would get the honors? The possibilities are endless. . .
On the just-completed third season of HBO's mortuary hit "Six Feet Under," Peter Macdissi played Olivier, the temperamental teacher of budding artist Claire (Lauren Ambrose).
It may be the worst Catch-22 actors face. After years of struggling, trying to establish themselves as multifaceted performers, they hit the jackpot and land a steady gig on a popular TV show -- and…
Ray Romano took home more than a gold statuette at the 2002 Emmy Awards. He has since become the highest-paid actor on TV with a deal worth $40 million for his eighth year on "Everybody Loves…
Alan Rosenberg didn't go into acting just to be an entertainer. "There's a potential for a deeper experience," says the co-star of the CBS series "The Guardian."
For Penny Johnson Jerald, one of the side effects of playing venomous first lady Sherry Palmer on the Fox series "24" is having fans stare her down to see if she really can smile.
In 1999, when NAACP chairman Kweisi Mfume famously called for a boycott of ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC because none of their new fall shows featured non-white leads, he managed, at the very least, to force…