"Neighbors With Benefits" is supposed to evoke a certain discomfort among viewers, but the real takeaway is just another reminder that attempts to conjure drama with reality shows often feel pretty…
“Under the Dome,” the biggest summer scripted play by CBS in years, opened very well on Monday, logging the best opening-night demo score for any drama since NBC’s “Revolution” last September…
To anyone who has been around the block a few times with Stephen King miniseries, "Under the Dome" — which CBS is shrewdly scheduling as a summer fling — has all the familiar trappings and initial…
After toiling as exec producer of a couple shows that weren't ideal fits at their networks (CBS' "Swingtown" and CW's "A Beautiful Life"), Kelley has connected with the ABC sudser, which stars Emily…
Conceptually daring and exceptionally well cast, "Once Upon a Time" is the kind of pilot that often gets critics cheering -- a big, bold bet in a season with precious few of them.
This tepid romantic comedy falls somewhere between a sitcom pilot and a second-tier Hallmark movie.
A belated post to say thank you to the "Swingtown" folks for making Friday's closing night sesh of the Paley Festival such a blast. Cast members Lana Parrilla, Grant Show, Molly Parker, Miriam…
** Spoiler alert ** Don’t read this if you’re a "Swingtown" fan and haven’t seen the finale. Kudos to "Swingtown’s" creative stewards for wrapping up the series last week in a satisfying a way…
Between Nina Tassler’s tantalizing promise that CBS would "push the envelope" and the Parents Television Council’s early condemnation of the program as "one of the most sexually indulgent shows we’ve…
To my surprise, I have made a point of keeping up with "Swingtown" during the past few weeks. The characters in CBS’ retro tale of suburban angst in the summer of ’76 have grown on me. "Swingtown"…
For a perspective on why some people are having a hard time with the content of CBS’ "Swingtown," check out this interview with Shannon C. Barry of Trabuco Canyon, Calif., from Variety.com’s On the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History