| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Ellen DeGeneres will test the power of social media -- and the increasingly symbiotic relationship between Twitter and television -- during next year's Academy Awards telecast.
On Friday, illustrating her proclivity for Twitter, DeGeneres announced in a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:57 PM
One of TV's oddest shows, "Wilfred," which stars Elijah Wood in an anthropomorphic relationship with his neighbor's dog (Jason Gann), has been picked up by FXX for a fourth — and final — season.
Based on a critically acclaimed Australian...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Football won the night for NBC among advertiser-coveted 18-to-49-year-olds Sunday night. But overruns from an explosive game between the Denver Broncos and Dallas Cowboys helped CBS score a victory in total viewership.
On NBC, the contest between the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Veteran character actor Jack McGee, known for his stints on "NYPD Blue" and "Rescue Me," is in a shoe-box-sized room gobbling like a turkey — to the immense pleasure of four grown men.
"Sound a little more defeated," the writers and producers...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:32 PM
From Seth MacFarlane and some other producers behind the hit "Family Guy," "Dads" is a new Fox comedy about the often-shaky dynamic between aging fathers and their adult sons who are horrified by their behavior and views.
But the series was anything but...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:24 PM
The drug-related death last month of “Glee” star Cory Monteith will be addressed in the third episode of the Fox musical comedy when it returns next month, although it remains unclear if the circumstances of his passing will be part of the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:44 PM
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| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Give Seth MacFarlane credit for uniting America's cranky TV critics. They all seem to hate his new sitcom "Dads."
Premiering Tuesday night, the new Fox show stars Giovanni Ribisi and Seth Green as two video-game entrepreneurs whose AARP-aged fathers...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:39 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing if Fox's "Dads" overcame bad reviews.
The Skinny: I'll be curious to see how Fox's "Dads" did after all the nasty reviews from critics. I watched two episodes of "Dads," which is from "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Fox's new cop comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" had no problem arresting viewers in its debut.
Starring Andy Samberg and Andre Braugher, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" brought in 6 million viewers in its 8:30 p.m. premiere, which in today's fragmented media landscape...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:32 PM
WASHINGTON — Shortly after she launched her signature anti-obesity initiative more than three years ago, Michelle Obama signaled she would take on a contentious issue: advertising for snacks, soft drinks, sugary cereals and fast food aimed at...