| Jan 11, 2009
The real honor roll at Hogwarts Academy in the " Harry Potter" films has nothing to do with child wizards and their magical aptitude: It's the list of esteemed British thespians who have been brought in to cast their spells as the colorful supporting...
| Jun 3, 2009
| 8:52 AM
The song was called "A Great Big Buncha Happy!" but none of the authors of "Sister Act: The Musical" seemed terribly cheerful.
For a year and a half, the new musical's composer, lyricist, director and two writers had toiled to transform the 1992 Whoopi...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Can't wait to see how "Downton Abbey" picks up after last season's shocking ending?
You can get a jump on the Jan. 5 premiere on PBS by attending a free screening of the first hour. WUCF TV, Orlando's PBS station, will present two screenings, both at 6:...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Mud and pigs are crucial ingredients in the coming season of "Downton Abbey."
That tony drama won't start until Jan. 5 on PBS. But the DVD came in the mail on Friday, and I wanted to see how everyone was doing after last season's shocking conclusion....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Mark Jan. 19 in your calendar, folks. That's the date "Sherlock" returns to PBS.
The network Wednesday announced its winter/spring schedule, which also reminds fans that Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" will air at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 5 through Feb. 23. In the new...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:02 PM
The midseason begins in January, and Fox and PBS are making sure it will be a busy time.
Fox has announced that "American Idol" will begin its 13th season with a two-night, four-hour rollout Wednesday, Jan. 15, and Thursday, Jan. 16. Fox should learn...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:02 PM
The 65th annual prime-time Emmys should be a big night for Liberace, Walt White, Olivia Pope and the countess dowager of "Downton Abbey."
The main reasons to watch, however, may be host Neil Patrick Harris, the best choice for that job these days, and...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Two words that best sum up Emmys 2013: “Breaking Sad.” It was three hours filled with tributes to fallen stars, odd reminders of 50-year-old national tragedies and a victory lap for AMC's much-loved but little-awarded drama Breaking Bad....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
There's just one big question on everyone's mind going into the Emmys 2013: How can it be that this is only Neil Patrick Harris' second time hosting? Seriously, I mean, doesn't it seem like the guy has hosted every awards show for the past five years?...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:58 PM
In a February interview with CBS' "60 Minutes," Maggie Smith attributed her high standards to age.
"Old people are scary and I have to face it, I am old and I am scary and I am very sorry about it but I don't know what you do," said Smith, who is 78....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
TCM Summer Under the Stars 2013 lineup: TCM’s annual Summer Under the Stars 24-hour marathons devoted to 31 of the most famous faces in film history. TCM’s annual Summer Under the Stars returns this month with 24-hour marathons devoted to 31...