The “circle of life” continues at Walt Disney’s kids’ networks, as “The Lion Guard,” the animated extension of the company’s 1994 “Lion King” franchise, has gotten a nod for a second season, along…
Ned Benson's double-whammy debut is a a curious and mostly absorbing investigation of the bust-up of a marriage as seen through the eyes of both respective parties.
There are unscripted shows that are built to launch careers ("American Idol," "The Voice"), but there are many cast members on other reality series — from "Face Off" to "The Apprentice" to "Flipping…
You could be forgiven for thinking that "My Fair Lady" is so perfectly crafted that all a director need do is get out of the way. Wrong.
Drawing on inspiration from years working in her mother's toy store, Nee drew up a series -- about an African-American girl who runs a playhouse toy clinic -- that quickly became the No. 1 series for…
The most popular cable series among preschoolers, "Doc McStuffins," has earned a second-season renewal from Disney Channel and sibling Disney Junior.
The Vegas oddsmakers were right: Adele was a sure thing at this year's Grammy Awards.
Disney Junior has begun production on "Doc McStuffins," a new series about a 6-year-old girl who communicates with and heals stuffed animals and toys.
A horror comedy much closer to the actor-riffing drollery of Edgar Wright and Christopher Guest than "Scary Movie"-style splatstick, "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Undead" is one sly slice of the…
A 2002 Northern California murder case that brought national attention to violence against transsexuals, as Matthew Shepard's killing did to gay-bashing, is the focus of Shelly Prevost's "Trained in…
The sort of inherently colorful wedlock that might tempt "Jerry Springer"-type tabloid exploitation is granted respectful, insightful treatment in Emily Goldberg's "Venus of Mars." Likeable if…