May 12, 2013 |
"Reckless," a legal drama set in Charleston, S.C., has been picked by CBS for next season. The series, which stars Cam Gigandet and Anna Wood, revolves around a "gorgeous" Yankee litigator and a Southern city attorney who struggle to hide their mutual attraction while clashing over a police sex scandal. The show comes from Ian Sanders and Kim Moses, the creative force behind "Ghost Whisperer. " Catherine Hardwicke, director of several features including "Twilight," is an executive producer, and directed the pilot.
June 13, 2012
Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 10 - 16 in PDF format TV listings for the week of June 10 - 16 in PDF format are also available here This week's TV Movies SERIES Breaking Pointe: The lead dancers are selected on a new episode of the ballet-themed docu-series (8 p.m. KTLA). Celebrities at Home: Chef Paula Deen's Savannah, Ga., domicile is featured in this new episode (8 p.m. HGTV)
May 3, 2012 |
Life has been extended for the star-studded reading of the play "8. " Dustin Lance Black's dramatization of the legal fight against California's Proposition 8 will air on at 8 p.m. June 10 on 90.7 FM KPFK. The reading - which featured Kevin Bacon, George Clooney, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christine Lahti, Jane Lynch, Brad Pitt, Martin Sheen and John C. Reilly, among others - also will be available June 1 on CD and for digital download via iTunes and Amazon and on demand at www.latw.org as of June 9, L.A. Theatre Works announced Thursday.
September 19, 2011 |
The evening may have ended on a familiar note, but the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards contained enough surprises to confound oddsmakers as well as skeptics who consider the awards show too predictable. ABC's "Modern Family" — credited for sparking a sitcom renaissance on network TV — won as comedy series for the second straight year and took home two acting prizes (for Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell, who play a harried married couple) as well. Cable outlet AMC's "Mad Men," about the New York ad industry in the 1960s, grabbed its fourth consecutive Emmy as best drama, a feat last achieved by NBC's White House series "The West Wing" nearly a decade ago. Photos: Emmys 2011's best and worst Jim Parsons of CBS' nerd sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" repeated his win from last year.
June 23, 2011 |
USA Network has come a long way, slowly, from the days when its main contribution to the culture was "Night Flight," an omnibus of music videos, reruns and camp ephemera that kept insomniac kids company back in the 1990s. Now it is the network that "Monk" made, with a small but strong-for-its-size roster of comicdramas that play nice turns on the old big genres — cops and spies and lawyers and doctors: "In Plain Sight," "Burn Notice," "White Collar," "Psych," "Fairly Legal," "Royal Pains.
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April 10, 2011 |
Sidney Lumet, the prolific four-time Oscar-nominated director known for guiding strong performances in classic films such as "12 Angry Men," "Dog Day Afternoon and "Network," died Saturday. He was 86. Lumet, whose film career spanned more than 50 years, died of lymphoma at his home in New York, his family said. Once described in Variety as "the quintessential New York filmmaker," Lumet shot a large number of his films in his hometown, including "The Pawnbroker," "Serpico" and many others.