| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Veteran character actress Margo Martindale in the last several years has played spies, murderers and folks who live on the dark side.
But in a varied career that includes a lot of theater work and film as well as several TV shows, her dream has always...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Elmore Leonard, the revered crime author who died Tuesday at age 87, was well known in Hollywood circles, either for his books that got adapted into films or for his own screenplays. But Leonard's most recent success had been on the small screen with...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
World premiering Tuesday night at the Toronto International Film Festival is the psychological thriller “Proxy,” about two women whose lives become intertwined in the aftermath of a vicious attack.
Directed and co-written by Zack Parker, the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Fall Season is here, people. And though premieres will happen up and down what is still anachronistically called a dial, the season remains mainly the domain of the broadcast networks — which seem bent for the moment not on aping cable TV, as...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:23 PM
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This week's TV Movies
"60 Minutes" is back for its...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:00 AM
If viewers are losing interest in broadcast TV, what can lure them back? Executives hope they have an answer: stars.
Lifting the curtain on their 2013-14 schedules at the "upfronts" in New York this week, the networks behaved like smartphone-...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:34 PM
CBS has ordered six new series for the upcoming season, including two dramas and four comedies.
The new dramas are:
"Hostages," about a family caught in the middle of a grand political conspiracy that will change their lives forever. Toni Collette and...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:28 PM
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 176 new members into the organization on Friday, including Octavia Spencer, Terrence Malick, Matthew McConaughey, Kristen Wiig, Kerry Washington,...
| Jul 15, 2011
How do you argue with any master list that includes Jane Lynch, Kathy Bates, Margo Martindale, Melissa McCarthy, Martha Plimpton, Kelly MacDonald, Betty White, Kristen Wiig and Joan Cusack?
There were a number of surprises, both heartening and...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 4:37 PM
In the most recent episode of "Justified," Raylan and Quarles have a showdown in a very busy, very fun hour....
| Dec 16, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Los Angeles Times television critic Mary McNamara picks her top TV of 2011, from "Game of Thrones" to "Louie"...