Sunny days ahead for Gary Knell: the prexy and CEO of Sesame Workshop, producer of "Sesame Street," has been named CEO and prexy of NPR.
The killing of Anwar al-Awlaki last week marked another successful mission on the part of the United States as it seeks to cripple al-Qaeda through covert action and drone strikes. Carl Colby, the…
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An overly literary script combined with a wearying theatricality mar Arturo Ripstein's loose black-and-white adaptation of "Madame Bovary."
Slater Brothers Entertainment is breaking into the distribution business with indie comedy "My Uncle Rafael" early next year.
There's a good play somewhere within "Somewhere," though not yet.
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Tensions have been rising between the Occupy Wall Street protesters and the NYPD; on Saturday, hundreds of demonstrators were detained trying to cross the Brooklyn Bridge.
Two weeks into the fall season, no new TV series has gotten the dreaded quick hook, but the broadcasters are still facing some tough decisions. Nearly every net has at least one new or returning…
R&B singer and actress Vesta Williams was found dead in an El Segundo, Calif., hotel room on Sept. 23. She was 53.
"Phaedra" is a distinctly contemporary spin that diverges considerably from the blueprints provided by Euripedes, Racine and others.
Uan Rasey, who played trumpet solos in hundreds of films from "An American in Paris" to "Chinatown," died of complications from a heart ailment Monday, Sept. 26, at Kaiser Hospital in Woodland Hills…
At a moment when primetime comedy is making a comeback, it's fitting that TV Land is mounting a 50th anniversary salute this week to one of the most enduring sitcoms of all time: ''The Dick Van Dyke…