March 27, 2014 |
A reality TV stalwart and Phil Dunphy et al. led Wednesday night in the ratings, according to early numbers from Nielsen. CBS' unscripted veteran "Survivor," now in its 28th cycle, was the most-watched show of the night, drawing 9.8 million viewers overall. As CBS' only original in prime time, "Survivor" pulled in a rating of 2.3 among key 18- to 49-year-old viewers, down 8% from last week. ABC's "Modern Family" returned as the highest-rated show in the key 18-49 demographic, in which a ratings point equals about 1.3 million viewers.
February 28, 2014 |
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 2-8, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SUNDAY See famous folks in all their finery in "On the Red Carpet at the Oscars," "TVGN Live at the Oscars," "Live From The Red Carpet: The 2014 Academy Awards," "Live From the Oscars" and "Oscars Red Carpet Live!" 2 p.m. ABC; 2 p.m. TVGN; 2:30 p.m. E!; 3 p.m. KTLA; 4 p.m. ABC. Then, Ellen DeGeneres returns as hostess with the mostest at "The Oscars" where "Gravity" and "American Hustle" lead the field with 10 nominations each.
February 11, 2014 |
"Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke has been named AskMen's most desirable woman of 2014, leading a bevy of television actresses in the men's site's annual list of 99 covetable females. The 26-year-old English actress plays the formidable Mother of Dragons Danaerys Targaryen in the HBO fantasy series and bares quite a few of her assets in the lavish drama. But that isn't supposed to be the only reason she clinched the No. 1 position. More than 1 million people voted in the AskMen tabulation, which asked readers to vote for women who "most closely match their ideals" and vote "on more than just sex appeal.
January 30, 2014 |
The LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Media Awards on Thursday, with television series such as "Orange Is the New Black," "The Fosters," "Modern Family" and "Orphan Black" earning recognition. For outstanding drama series, the nominees are "The Fosters" (ABC Family), "Grey's Anatomy" (ABC), "Orphan Black" (BBC America), "Pretty Little Liars" (ABC Family) and "Shameless" (Showtime). On the comedy side, GLAAD has nominated "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" (Fox)
January 30, 2014 |
Fox dominated Wednesday night's TV ratings with "American Idol," which drew an average of 12.4 million viewers and a rating of 3.8 among the key 18-49 age group, according to early numbers from Nielsen. With the advertiser-coveted young-adult viewers, the veteran singing contest was down just 5% from last week's episode and was easily the highest-rated show of the night. Fox's average 18-49 number of 3.8 more than doubled the closest competing broadcaster. That's partly due to the lack of original episodes of some of the usually high-rated shows, including ABC's "Modern Family" and CBS' "Criminal Minds" and "CSI.
HOME & GARDEN
January 25, 2014 |
Paul Lieberstein was ready for a change. In 2000, he purchased a two-bedroom, one-bath Crestwood Hills home that was clinging to a hillside and sold as a tear-down. But a decade later, he and his wife, Janine Poreba, were expecting their first child, and he knew it was time to expand. "We brought in some floors and painted, but it was hardly enough," he said. The process began after architect Peter Grueneisen moved in next door. "He was not initially interested, as he was too busy," said Lieberstein, an actor, writer and producer known for his role as Toby on "The Office.