January 14, 2013 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 13 - 19, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES Raising Hope: Jimmy (Lucas Neff) participates in medical experiments to raise money to buy an pawn shop's engagement ring for Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) in a new episode of the comedy (8 p.m. Fox). Pioneers of Television: Phyllis Diller - in her final interview and Joan Rivers, are interviewed in this look back at the funniest women in TV history.
October 1, 2013 |
SAN FRANCISCO - By all rights, Twitter should be wildly popular with mainstream America. World leaders, the pope, even Justin Bieber post updates there. It tells us what's culturally relevant at any given moment, be it Beyonce's performance at the Super Bowl and the blackout in the New Orleans Superdome or Syfy channel's campy made-for-TV movie "Sharknado" about a tornado teeming with sharks. But Twitter doesn't have nearly the following most people think it has. Twitter will reveal for the first time in a year how many users it has when it makes public its stealth filing for an initial public offering as soon as this week.
June 25, 2013 |
Starz has given the greenlight to "Outlander," a new series set in 18th century Scotland and based on the bestselling series of books by Diana Gabaldon. The series follows Claire Randall, a 20th century doctor who travels in time back to Scotland in the 1740s where she is forced to marry a young Scottish warrior. The seven-book series has been described as a mix of romance, adventure, history and science fiction. The TV adaptation is being overseen by writer and executive producer Ronald D. Moore, best known for his work reinvigorating "Battlestar Galactica" on SyFy.
December 3, 2013 |
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Dec. 1 - 7, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES On the Table With Eric Ripert The chef chats up famous foodies Anthony Bourdain and Mario Batali in back-to-back installments of this new series. 8 and 8:30 p.m. Esquire TV State of Play Parents' roles in youth sports is the first topic in this new documentary series hosted by "Friday Night Lights'?"
July 9, 2010 |
"Haven," a new series premiering Friday on Syfy, is like the Syfy series "Eureka" in that it concerns a small piney town populated by the abnormally gifted. And it is like the Syfy series "Warehouse 13" in that it is like "The X-Files," setting two good-looking officers of the law — male and female, local cop and federal agent — against otherworldly phenomena. She is open to the supernatural; he has a condition that makes it impossible for him to feel pain. She's an orphan, he has father issues.
July 12, 2013 |
"Sharknado. " It's on everyone's lips and Twitter feeds. "Sharknado. " The drive-in-quality TV movie starring Ian Ziering and Tara Reid aired on Syfy on Thursday night and somehow, miraculously, it managed to capture the national zeitgeist. Hollywood was a-Twitter about it. RELATED: 'Sharknado' creates a social media storm But anyone arriving late to the "Sharknado" party may be surprised/shocked/appalled to learn that the film, about a tornado of sharks terrorizing the citizens of Los Angeles, doesn't represent Syfy's first dive into these waters.