March 17, 2013 |
As "Girls" heads into its season 2 finale Sunday night, water coolers everywhere are bracing for dull conversations devoid of tips on cotton swab usage and talk of bodily fluids. The modestly rated HBO show, which follows a group of twentysomething friends navigating career and relationship troubles, has been a generator of critical reaction since its debut last spring. That talk hasn't muffled in its sophomore season -- including in this newsroom: Exhibit A and Exhibit B . And Lena Dunham, the wunderkind behind the show, is sure to keep the conversation going with whatever she has in store for the season 2 swan song.
January 24, 2013 |
Get ready for more “Girls.” The controversial but critically lauded, Golden Globe-winning show will return for a third season. While HBO has not officially confirmed the renewal, the cast and crew of “Girls” have made it abundantly clear the show will be back. This weekend, Lena Dunham spoke with Alec Baldwin for his podcast, “Here's the Thing,” and inadvertently confirmed the show's pick-up. “We're starting season three at the end of March. I'm so excited,” she said.
March 22, 2014 |
San Diego State-bound Cheyenne Greenhouse scored 27 points to spark Moreno Valley Canyon Springs to a 66-51 win over Mission Hills Alemany in the Southern California Regional Division I girls' final. Canyon Springs (24-6) led in rebounds, 41-28. Charnea Johnson Chapman had 12 points and 15 rebounds. “They did a great job today,” said Canyon Springs Coach Gail Hale, whose team lost to Long Beach Poly in last year's regional final. “I'm so proud of my kids.” Breanna Calhoun finished with 13 points and Genessa Bedoya had 12 points for Alemany (26-8)
June 7, 2013 |
It's a shame about Ray. Or is it? Join "Girls" cast member Alex Karpovsky today at 1 p.m. PDT as we talk about how Ray's doing these days since Shoshanna broke his heart in the Season 2 finale of Lena Dunham's acclaimed comedy. When we spoke to Dunham about the upcoming season of "Girls," she assured us that not only would Ray be back, he'd be as prominent as ever. "Alex Karpovsky is one of my fave people on the planet and we've been collaborators before the show," Dunham told us for an Envelope cover piece . "I will write for him as long as he wants to be written for. " PHOTOS: Scenes from 'Girls' Season 2 So maybe that's the first question: How long do you want to be written for?
January 12, 2013 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 13 - 19, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SUNDAY If you were hoping for a Ricky Gervais four-peat, you are out of luck, my friend. This year, it'll be gal pals Tina Fey and Amy Poehler manning - make that "womaning" - the podium at "The 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards. " (NBC, 5 and 8 p.m.) Remember how Sarah Jessica Parker would get splashed by that bus with her picture on it in the opening credits of "Sex and the City"?
March 22, 2014 |
Amber Melgoza has been Santa Barbara's leading scorer and rebounder all season and she was once again Saturday night as the Dons held off Santa Margarita, 58-48, to win the Southern California Regional Division III championship at Colony High. Melgoza, a sophomore forward, had 20 points, eight rebounds and three steals, Desirea Coleman added 15 points and Jada Howard had nine for the top-seeded Dons (30-5), who outscored Santa Margarita 19-5 in the second quarter to take a 30-16 halftime lead. Zaire Williams had 15 points, eight rebounds, four assists and four steals, Tori Anderson had 13 points and Sheldon Cornwell added 11 points for the third-seeded Eagles (21-14)
April 8, 2012 |
Lena Dunham is sitting at a Larchmont Boulevard cafe in a pale yellow dress and a blazer, rummaging around her bag for a bottle of green juice. She's drinking it to stave off illness caused by frequent plane travel - one of the hazards of being an in-demand wunderkind. Her upcoming HBO series, "Girls," was filmed in New York, where she sleeps in her parents' basement while she waits for her new place to be ready. But Dunham just spent half a year in L.A. so she could edit and consult with the show's producers, Judd Apatow and Jenni Konner.
January 30, 2014 |
Kelli Kamida, a junior at Alhambra Keppel, set a Southern Section record on Tuesday by making 16 three-pointers in a 90-50 win over Montebello. She finished with 48 points. "It was amazing," Keppel Coach Joe Kikuchi told the San Gabriel Valley Tribune. Eric.email@example.com
September 16, 2013 |
Santa Ana Mater Dei holds the No. 1 spot in this week's Southern Section Division 1AA girls' volleyball rankings. Here's the link to complete rankings. Eric.firstname.lastname@example.org