Among the Emmy nominations “SNL” received was for hair and makeup on the Jan. 19 episode hosted by Jennifer Lawrence. Sketches included parodies of "The Hobbit" and "Hunger Games." Bettie O. Rogers…
Will pooch-loving DirecTV customers bite on this offer? DogTV — a 24-hour channel aimed at keeping hounds relaxed, happy and well-behaved — launched Thursday on DirecTV channel 354. It’s free to all…
Release the hounds: DogTV — touted as the first TV network aimed at man's best friend — is a real 24-hour channel that will be unleashed on DirecTV starting Aug. 1. For the first two weeks of August…
Without providing much supporting evidence, Netflix has proclaimed “House of Cards” a success, which is plausible (if a trifle irritating) given mostly favorable reviews and front-page stories about…
When seminal rock and roll lyricist Jerry Leiber died in August of last year, it put an end to a songwriting partnership with Mike Stoller that had spanned 61 years, one long-running Broadway revue…
A father and son tussle over whether to sell the family's mastiff in "Old Dog," a spare but stealthily powerful tale set in contempo Tibet from local up-and-comer Pema Tseden.
Holocaust-themed song-and-dancer is a thoroughly earnest endeavor, but earnestness doesn't necessarily ensure entertainment.
Rob Mayes has been cast as one of the leads in Ron Shelton's TBS minor league baseball pilot "Hound Dogs."
TBS is loading up on comedy pilots, giving orders to two hourlong projects: Sony Pictures TV's "Hound Dogs" and Fremantle Media's "The Wedding Band."
Beale Street -- that mile-long black enclave leading east from the Mississippi, fabled as a home of the blues and cradle of rock 'n' roll -- is the vibrant setting as "Memphis explores America's…
"Shakespeare's Dog" is a tale (tail) worth telling that gives pause (paws) for thought, despite its comic approach and bawdiness. Playwright Rick Chafe gives this canine view of Elizabethan England…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking