| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:08 AM
After the coffee. Before finding my winter coat.
The Skinny: Friday's roundup includes the box-office preview and John Malone's latest financial maneuverings. Also, a look at DreamWorks, which hopes "Need for Speed" can be a hit. I'm out of town this...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:58 AM
"Star Wars" indeed. The battle for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII," the next film in the famous franchise, is heating up, according to a Variety report naming five young actors as top contenders.
Disney and Lucasfilm are considering Ed...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Having tackled drama, reality and talk shows, AMC announced Wednesday it was venturing into a new genre, comedy, greenlighting its first sitcom pilot and announcing development of projects with such established comedy names as Seth Rogen and John...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:15 AM
Diva Rule No. 1: Know how to make a big entrance. Diva Rule No. 2: Know how to make a big exit.
Diva Rule No. 3: Do these things as often as humanly possible.
The return earlier this month of ABC's "Once Upon a Time" marked the end of the midseason...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:52 AM
"They're screwing with the wrong people" isn't quite "Go ahead, make my day," but it was the closing line of "The Walking Dead's" fourth season and the line that officially turned Rick from tortured, reluctant leader into an '80s-style tough guy. Having...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:52 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Keith Jackson came seemingly from nowhere to win a seat on the San Francisco Board of Education, a young newcomer running as a champion of parents and the "problem children" he knew growing up in the city's historically black Western...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:00 AM
RICHMOND, Va. — Seth Numrich can't quite get a straight answer. In character as Ben Tallmadge, the leader of a group of Revolutionary War spies known as the Culper Ring and a central character in the new AMC drama "Turn," he is interrogating a...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:59 AM
While the rest of the country -- or so it seems -- is still in mourning over the tragic death of Will Gardner in Sunday's episode of "The Good Wife," at least one woman sees opportunity in his untimely passing.
As Josh Charles explained in a...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:25 PM
For “Mad Men” creator and show runner Matthew Weiner, the reality is beginning to sink in. The series returns to AMC for the first half of its seventh and final season in April, and Weiner is currently toiling away on Episode 9 -- leaving just...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:59 AM
It wasn't quite as bloody as the Red Wedding, but Sunday's episode of "The Good Wife," "Dramatics, Your Honor," left viewers reeling following the sudden, violent death of a beloved central character. Needless to say, if you're not caught up on your DVR,...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The producers of "The Good Wife" pulled off a creative shocker for sure. But a ratings coup it probably wasn't.
As virtually everyone with a data connection knows by now, CBS' legal drama stunned fans on Sunday with the sudden death of a major...