| Jan 29, 2012
In recent months the name Mary Tyler Moore has been bandied about with unexpected regularity bordering on reckless abandon. This is not just because she recently made her first TV appearance in many moons on pal Betty White's show "Hot in Cleveland" or...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The show before the show, part two. Play classic prime-time TV opening sequences, then vote for number one....
| Jul 9, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Our Emmy guru Chris "Boomer" Beachum notes these fascinating Emmy factoids: â The comedy lead actress race has three former "Saturday Night Live" cast members as nominees (Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Amy Poehler). â "Glee" received nominations...
| Nov 4, 2010
Monica Johnson, a film and television writer best known for her screenwriting partnership with writer-director Albert Brooks on "Modern Romance," "Lost in America" and other comedies starring Brooks, has died. She was 64.
Johnson, a Palm Springs...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 8:09 PM
(AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Betty White phenomenon keeps getting bigger.
White won an Emmy Award for best guest actress in a comedy series for her turn as host on "Saturday Night Live." The honor came Saturday at the creative arts ceremony that is...
| Aug 22, 2011
Reza Badiyi, a prolific television director whose credits included "Get Smart" and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and who set a Directors Guild of America record for directing the most hours of episodic series television, has died. He was 81.
| Nov 13, 2009
David Lloyd, an Emmy Award-winning television comedy writer who wrote the classic "Chuckles Bites the Dust" episode of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," has died. He was 75.
Lloyd died of prostate cancer Tuesday at his home in Beverly Hills, said his son,...
| Nov 3, 2013
When a captain talks, people listen. Even if it's just a TV show ship captain.
Gavin MacLeod, who played Capt. Merrill Stubing on "The Love Boat," now cruises through life as an ambassador for Princess Cruises. Last weekend, he was at Port Everglades in...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Valerie Harper says her brain cancer continues to regress, a development she calls "my miracle news."
She is the cover story of Closer, a magazine that debuts Friday nationwide.
A week after being ejected from "Dancing With the Stars," Harper had a...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Ed Asner: The curmudgeonly star of iconic TV hits such as "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Lou Grant," and the 2009 Disney-Pixar film "Up," is the subject of a career retrospective at the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival at Cinema Paradiso (503...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Valerie Harper opens up about her health in a Meredith Vieira special at 10 p.m. Thursday on NBC.
NBC News says the program examines Harper's "raw and emotional journey as she battles a rare incurable disease."
Yet Dr. Jeremy Rudnick reveals that...