Amazon Studios is adding distaff appeal to the male-led cast of original series “Alpha House,” a political comedy written by “Doonesbury” creator Garry Trudeau. Four thesps will guest star on the…
Nixon’s the One
Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" -- not just one of the great racing movies of…
Richard Nixon and Katarina Witt might seem like an unlikely pair, but they're both subjects of fascinating documentaries airing in the next week, each filtered -- in varying degrees -- through the…
WASHINGTON (AP) – Helen Thomas, the irrepressible White House correspondent who used her seat in the front row of history to grill 10 presidents -- often to their discomfort and was not shy about…
Inside the online revival of "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," where production and distribution are getting a radical rethink.
New halfhour episodes of each daytime drama will be available weekdays via such outlets as Hulu and iTunes.
Hat Trick Intl. has secured distribution rights to dramedy "Nixon's the One," a five-episode skein starring U.S. satirist Harry Shearer as the late U.S. president.
A brisk, eye-opening documentary about the Nixon White House as seen from the inside, this triumph of editing is composed of homemovies shot by the president's staff, accompanied by later TV…
If we must have a play about Richard and Pat Nixon, then Douglas McGrath makes a damned good job of it in "Checkers." TV pros Anthony LaPaglia ("Without a Trace") and Kathryn Erbe ("Law & Order…
Is it worth ponying up at the Ahmanson for the national tour of Peter Morgan's "Frost/Nixon," in the wake of 2008's pic version? You bet -- first and foremost for absorption in the themes only…