| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:22 PM
While Hollywood gossip sites buzz about "Once Upon a Time's" Jamie Dornan replacing Charlie Hunnam of "Sons of Anarchy" as brooding billionaire sex master Christian Grey in the film version of "50 Shades of Grey," a kitsch-kink love fest plays out this...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:22 PM
The first new series canceled this fall is ABC's "Lucky 7," an unlucky drama about lottery winners. It's gone after just two episodes.
Reruns of "Scandal" will air at 10 p.m. Tuesdays, starting this week. New episodes about Washington fixer Olivia...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Ever since he was earning acclaim as a young theater actor in Chicago, Harry Lennix has never rested on his laurels.
His strong work ethic has served the South Side native well over a career in which he's succeeded in theater, movies and on the small...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The Saturday television highlights start early.
1. ABC presents South Carolina playing at the University of Central Florida at noon, which has the folks at WFTV-Channel 9 overjoyed. That ratings bonanza will be followed by Florida State at Boston...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:11 AM
UPDATED: The first night of the 2013-14 TV season has yielded a winner: "The Blacklist" with James Spader on NBC.
Nationally, "The Voice" was the biggest broadcast, followed by "Dancing With the Stars." But "The Blacklist" was close behind.
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Two of the better network dramas go head to head starting Monday: "The Blacklist" (9 p.m. CT Sept. 23, NBC; 3 stars out of 4) and "Hostages" (9 p.m. CT Sept. 23, CBS; 3 stars out of 4).
I give "The Blacklist" the edge, thanks to the dazzling...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The new fall TV season will be packed with stars returning for another shot at series success. Which ones deserve your attention?
1. Andre Braugher ("Homicide: Life on the Street") clashes hilariously with Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") on Fox's...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 9:08 AM
You're being bombarded with promos for new fall series from the broadcast networks. But which ones truly warrant your attention?
Our fall preview published Friday. The standout pilots this fall include two dramas, CBS' "Hostages" and Fox's "Almost...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:28 AM
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
BETRAYAL, 10 p.m. Sunday:...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 7:42 AM
James Spader will star as the villain Ultron in "Avengers: Age of Ultron." But the guy has a day job, too.
"The Office" and "Boston Legal" actor returns to TV this fall in NBC's new drama "The Blacklist" playing another villain, Raymond “Red”...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:32 PM
NBC's action pilot "The Blacklist" has set Emmy winner James Spader to star in the lead role that was previously offered to Kiefer Sutherland....