| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:29 PM
At the end of his rambunctious one-man show Thursday at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, William Shatner gave what must have been the least-needed apology uttered that night in Costa Mesa: "Sorry to disappoint you, but I'm real."
It wasn't an off-...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 11:05 AM
For millions of young "Star Wars" fans, and some not so young, Alec Guinness is the man who played Obi-Wan Kenobi. And that is that. For all they know Guinness only did this in his life: expound on the glories of The Force and get Mark Hamill up to...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 3:20 AM
Justin Warner might be "The Next Food Network Star," but he wants his viewers to know he hasn't forgotten his Hagerstown roots.
Even the title of his new show, "Rebel Eats," which premieres Saturday, March 30, is a wink to the mascot of his alma mater,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 6:21 AM
The highlights Wednesday night:
1. The eight finalists on "American Idol" perform the music of Detroit, the Motor City, at 8 on Fox. Because those eight singers have two hours to fill, expect to hear the judges talk at length. That should divide the...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Updated Nov. 20, 2012, 4:07pm CT ‘Tis the season when people's minds start turning toward the holidays! And during this stretch from Thanksgiving to New Year's, and everything in between, besides eating, shopping and making merry, another thing that...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:20 AM
One of television's top hits of the late '70s and early '80s began with these episodes, based on real-life columnist Tom Braden's book about the misadventures of his large family. Dick Van Patten plays the fictionalized version of Braden, Tom Bradford,...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Carrie Fisher has reigned over an empire for more than three decades.
As a 19-year-old, she rocketed to fame playing Princess Leia, a regal rebel spy with a distinctive hairstyle, in the original "Star Wars" film of 1977. Two sequels and one shiny bikini...
| Aug 17, 2012
This video teaser for the newest video game from Lucasarts, "Star Wars:1313", sure does impress doesn't it? The CGI is on on par with some of the top Hollywood blockbusters; it's atmospheric, evoking some really gritty environs; and even feels like it's...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Comedian Chris Hardwick has clear memories of his first"Star Wars" experience back in 1977. He was 5 years old, and his mom was flying to visit relatives. He and his dad dropped her off at the airport and went straight to the theater. The film made a big,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Disney has good news for Star Wars fans: Harrison Ford says he's open to taking his role once again as Han Solo for the new film!
The 70-year-old actor is reportedly upbeat about possibly reuniting with other actors from the original 1977 blockbuster....
| May 29, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Long time comic-book readers know that it can be pretty tough to come up with something new to say in the medium. On top of that, the market is glutted with superhero books, most notably from Marvel and DC Comics, which makes getting noticed on store...