What does Mister Rogers, the straight-laced kiddie icon, have in common with an animated tiger seeking emotional maturity, a wise-cracking cat and a young girl who keeps a marble under her cap, and…
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
PBS Kids has ordered a second season of “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” the animated series from the Fred Rogers Company. "Tiger" is only the second original series to come from the Pittsburgh-based…
Characters' diversity offers kids positive role models
In an era of 3D and iThings, less is often more in the animated realm of preschool programming.
This and that: Planet Green at the Greek; panelizing on health care and LGBT issues; 4th annual Fred Rogers scholarships
Discovery Channel takes over the Greek Theater Wednesday night for a concert and party to tubthump the June 4 debut of its Planet Green channel (the channel formerly known as Discovery Home). Perfs…
This and that: “This American Life” on stage; Aardman’s “Timmy” goes solo; Mr. McFeely’s back in the ‘hood
Call it pay TV, only in a theater. The much-loved Showtime/public radio skein "This American Life," hosted by Ira Glass, will mount a live show on May 1 at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing…
Rosie O'Donnell once again scored daytime Emmy nominations Wednesday for talkshow and talkshow host, categories she has won four years in a row.
Regis Philbin has the chance to be a double Daytime Emmy award winner this year. Philbin was nominated for both outstanding talkshow host and gameshow host on Wednesday.