While hit TV shows sometimes make blockbuster films ("Mission Impossible," "21 Jump Street"), the reverse hasn't held true of late. "Friday Night Lights" may well have ushered in the trend: The…
Accepting the fact that viewers cannot survive on luge and figure skating alone, NBC has launched digital spinoffs of some of its scripted series to satiate fans while its primetime schedule is…
No one should be feeling too pea-cocky just yet, but for the first time in years, NBC seems to have some wind at its back.
“Parenthood” has always been something of a strange animal for NBC. It’s a pure family drama, with little in the way of built-in story engine other than chronicling the adulthood of four adult…
Although debates about gun control gained more traction in the wake of shootings at a Newtown, Conn., elementary school in December, the issue of mental illness also re-entered the public…
Bouncy houses and cancer. Jason Katims' eloquent juxtaposition of the two set the tone.
NBC is offering new seasons to dramas “Parenthood,” “Revolution,” “Chicago Fire,” “Grimm” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.” All have received 22-episode orders. "On the verge of our 2013 fall…
Dana Delany will return as host the event, scheduled for May 9 at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Jason Katims' first TV gig was writing for the acclaimed single-season teen drama "My So-Called Life." Ever since then, he's been fascinated with depicting adolescence at its fullest and most…
The material here is on the generic side, with cliches to spare.
The emaciated Peacock has finally grown a few new feathers.