| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The holiday season, which is mostly to say the Christmas season, has already begun on television; indeed, if you measure the holiday by Hallmark Channel or Lifetime, it has been going on all month. And it's not going to get any less cheery and joyful...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Tuesday night, a "band of robbers" caused a fracas on the streets of Hollywood. Inside the Fonda Theatre nearby, comedian Eric Andre was making a melee of his own.
The absurdist mock-talk-show host has become a staple of Adult Swim, with his sendups...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:30 AM
| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Three years after the Adult Swim series "Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job" went off the air, Allentown's Tim Heidecker is busier than ever.
With and without comedy partner Eric Wareheim, Heidecker has been working on a handful of web series, TV shows...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Sci fi and fantasy TV get their due in November with the premieres of Fox's robot-action thriller "Almost Human," the "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary special, "The Day of the Doctor," and BBC America's mythology series "Atlantis." Two sitcoms, Fox's...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Will Forte doesn't have friends or family living in Allentown but he's worked so consistently with two former Lehigh Valley natives that he might be considered an honorary Allentonian.
Forte has worked on numerous projects produced by Macungie's...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Actor-comedian Patton Oswalt ("Ratatouille," "Big Fan") will host the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards, the nonprofit announced Tuesday.
Film Independent, the organization which also produces the Los Angeles Film Festival, will hold the 29th annual...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:31 PM
"Alpha House" (Amazon). Yonder comes the first fruit of Amazon Studios' semi-innovative pilot derby, upon which I reported and opined at length last spring — see here, here and here — marking its arrival as a producer of original streaming...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:58 PM
"MasterChef Junior" (Fox, Friday). This small-fry-ification of "MasterChef," hosted as in the grown-up version by Gordon Ramsay, Joe Bastianich and Graham Elliot, ends its first season (of what I hope will be many) this week, with a semifinals-to-finals...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:40 PM
Maybe Jay Leno has a case of senioritis, because the soon-to-be-departing "Tonight Show" host appears to be slacking off in the joke-writing department.
Leno - who will vacate his "Tonight" role in February after more than 20 years behind the desk - was...