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
People who made a difference during the day hours.
Amazon.com added a video streaming service to its $79 Amazon Prime membership on Tuesday that makes the e-tailing giant a bigger rival to online rental services like Netflix and Redbox.
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.
Bob Trow, who portrayed Robert Troll, Bob Dog and himself for some 30 years on “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” died Monday at age 72 of a heart attack at his home in New Alexandria, Pa. He taped…