January 7, 2000 |
Television producer Linwood Boomer didn't grow up in a typical American family. His mother was known to walk around the house naked. On occasion, she'd shave the body hair off Boomer's hirsute father. One day, Boomer's dad tore out the lawn and put in gravel and junipers so he wouldn't have to spend time mowing the grass. Boomer's quirky childhood is the inspiration for the equally quirky new Fox comedy series, "Malcolm in the Middle," which premieres Sunday after "The Simpsons" at 8:30 p.m.
November 25, 2013 |
Sunday belonged to Taylor Swift, but Lady Gaga also turned a few heads at the American Music Awards. Swift, who won four awards including artist of the year, wore a short gold dress by Julien Macdonald along with Jimmy Choo's Madison shoes. Gaga made her entrance riding a human-powered "horse" and wearing a lilac gown from Versace's spring-summer 2014 collection. Later, she performed in an Atelier Versace Swarovski crystal jacket and pleated skirt, which she removed to reveal an Atelier Versace bodysuit also embroidered with Swarovski crystals with chain mail detail.
August 9, 1993 |
In the first episode of the summer series "Big Wave Dave's" (debuting at 9:30 tonight CBS, Channels 2 and 8), three irascible guys from Chicago decide to pack up and move to Hawaii, where they'll run a beachside surf shop and talk about da boards instead of Da Bears.
September 25, 2002 |
Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell and "ER" star Noah Wyle were the top vote-getters as members of the Screen Actors Guild elected 46 directors to its national board in results tilting heavily toward candidates supporting the moderate regime of President Melissa Gilbert. The election, results of which were unveiled early Tuesday, is part of a reorganization that involves cutting the union's 107-member board by more than one-third.
July 23, 2001 |
"The Sopranos" and "The West Wing" tied for top honors as outstanding drama in awards handed out by television critics Saturday evening, while the HBO Mafia series was named program of the year. The Television Critics Assn.
October 7, 2010
The Early Show Diane Lane. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Joe Scarborough; Giada de Laurentiis; Judah Friedlander; Jane Kaczmarek. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News Katherine Heigl; Joe Mantegna. (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America The Senate debate in Orlando, Fla.; Vittorio Grigolo. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Melina Kanakaredes; Michael Kors. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Joy Behar's birthday. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Drinking from a can. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL The Oprah Winfrey Show Why a woman sued her husband for millions and won. (N)
September 27, 2002 |
They sweated in them for almost two hours, but the actors wearing the designer gowns and tuxedos on the sweltering red carpet at Sunday's Emmy Awards have had their duds dry-cleaned. And now Jane Kaczmarek's black lace creation by Heidi Kaczenski, Wendie Malick's champagne-colored cocktail dress by Estevan Ramos and Allison Janney's red number by Erik Gaskins are on the block at www.Ubid .com to raise funds for UNICEF, Cure Autism Now, the Union of Concerned Scientists and Heifer International.
April 22, 2013 |
Bryan Cranston is going from playing a meth dealer on AMC's "Breaking Bad" to playing President Lyndon B. Johnson in a new stage production of a work by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan. "All The Way" will open the new season at American Repertory Theater in Massachusetts, with performances scheduled to begin Sept. 13. The company said that the play dramatizes Johnson's first year in the Oval Office as he deals with the conflict in Vietnam and civil-rights unrest at home.