| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Reality TV bestows upon the viewing public a glut of entertainments: dancers portraying flitting hummingbirds trying to seduce a blooming flower; entrepreneurs who've found an extra use for pillow cases by making them into dresses; adventurers threatening...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:28 PM
It's easy enough to pick out the star of a sitcom or drama: Just look for the person whose character the title refers to or whose name comes up first in the credits. Reality TV, however, can be trickier. Is it the host? One of the judges? A contestant?...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Reality television is unpredictable by design, and one of the challenges for hosts and judges is being able to roll with the punches.
At a recent Envelope Emmy Roundtable, four top reality personalities — Cat Deeley of "So You Think You Can Dance,...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The critics have spoken: horror, geeks and HBO make for some good TV.
The nominations for the third annual Critics' Choice Television Awards were announced Wednesday morning by the Broadcast Television Journalists Assn. -- and FX's "American Horror...
| Oct 27, 2009
| 4:33 PM
â¢ In September, Colin Firth started the long trek to the Oscars by winning best actor at the Venice filmfest. Today the Santa Barbara filmfest announced it will fete Firth with the outstanding performance prize on Feb. 13. That is just three days...