As the first of many wearying monologues in "A Spanish Play" reminds us, acting was once considered a disreputable profession for effete men and loose women. The same character then goes on to point…
Emmy voters put the Marc Cherry on top -- handing 15 nominations Thursday to the series creator's frosh sensation, "Desperate Housewives." But the "Housewives" have some veteran competition: Aging…
The Fab Five made over New York area's helpless heteros and in doing so made Bravo the story of 2003. "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" nabbed front-page stories and magazine covers for the cabler…
Part I, Part II, Part IIINon-Fiction Special (Informational) The Human Face with John Cleese – TLC – TLC/BBCMichael Mosley, Executive ProducerNicholas Rossiter, Executive ProducerNancy Lavin…
Early in Barbara Kopple's new docu miniseries "The Hamptons," writer Steven Gaines complains the summer playground of the title has come to be known as "Hollywood East." He implies this is a very bad…
You're on your way to claiming a niche on the cultural map when 1) a cast member of "Saturday Night Live" turns you into a subject of parody and 2) your name turns out to be the correct answer to a…
Continuing to dominate the CableAce Awards, HBO racked up 32 prizes from its chart-topping 108 nominations during the 19th annual homage to cable programming excellence on Friday and Saturday nights.