The most memorable lines from the first two seasons of "Deadwood" are mostly too blue for a newspaper, so here a few choice pieces of dialogue that shouldn't be too offensive.
For a new series, especially one teetering on the ratings bubble, an Emmy nomination can bring much-needed attention to the show. As a result, networks often spend a lion's share of marketing dollars…
Playing an infantile adult isn't as easy as "Weeds" star Mary-Louise Parker makes it look. Parker, who plays marijuana-selling suburban mom Nancy Botwin in the Showtime comedy, finds her character's…
Tichina Arnold, who stars as Chris Rock's iron-fisted mother, Rochelle, on "Everybody Hates Chris," has never met her character's real-life counterpart. Yet she hardly lacks for inspiration.
As defective-detective characters on basic cable go, this one has her share of quirks. "The Closer's" deputy chief Brenda Johnson dresses badly. She has trouble getting along with people. She's…
She may have played a fictional president on ABC's "Commander in Chief," but Geena Davis sounds like a true leader when she talks about the show's ultimate fate.
To be a woman on the early seasons of "24" meant playing a character who was either in constant danger (like Jack Bauer's wife and daughter), duplicitous (CTU turncoat Nina Myers) or conniving (first…
Back in the 1950s, Roman Catholic priests were known to relax, kick back and watch "Gunsmoke" after long Saturday nights in the confessional. Last spring, Broadway actors found a similar respite…
Sure, NBC's "Scrubs" features madcap running gags, shamelessly silly cutaway fantasy sequences and a heroic amount of male nudity. And yet the enduring appeal of the medical comedy is arguably how…
When David Milch won a Humanitas Prize in 1983 for his work on "Hill Street Blues" and was awarded $15,000 in prize money, he didn't do what many people would think prudent and put the money in the…