The mix of disjointed characters brings to mind the formula for "Community." Based on that show's minimal ratings but cultish devotion, it's an assessment that qualifies as a mixed blessing…
The timing for the TV Academy announcing Thursday that it would combine lead and supporting acting performances for longform programming into the same Primetime Emmy categories beginning in 2013…
Italian-born production designer and art director Bruno Rubeo, a 1990 Oscar nominee for best art decoration-set decoration for his work with Crispian Sallis on "Driving Miss Daisy," died of…
Fred Thompson, whose career has ranged from showbiz to politics, including a presidential run this year, is signing on for a gig that promises to draw on his talents in both fields: talkradio.
"Enter angry" might be the stage direction that introduces the riveting Liev Schreiber as Cleveland shock jock Barry Champlain in "Talk Radio." "Kill 'em all," he snarls, wishing for a gun to mow…
As villains go, Maureen Lesourd --- prexy and G.M. of ABC-owned Los Angeles radio stations KABC, KTZN and KLOS-FM --- is a somewhat unlikely one. She's dabbled in advertising and in affiliate…
Former Mutual Broadcasting System president Jim Simon, regarded by some as the “father of talk radio,” died June 6 in Fountain Valley, Calif. He was 61. “When people sent him books, they would…