August 25, 1995 |
In the laughless and lifeless "Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde," Tim Daly plays Richard Jacks, a scientist at a perfume company whose career is in a downward spiral when he inherits some papers written by his great-grandfather, Dr. Henry Jekyll. Yes, that Dr. Jekyll. Jacks messes around with his ancestor's infamous formula, and before you can say, " 'Young Frankenstein' did all this much more cleverly," he's morphing into Helen Hyde, who is--if you haven't figured it out already--a woman.
May 6, 2010
The Early Show Chelsea Handler. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Gail Sheehy; Tere Duperrault Fassbender; Mario Batali. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Author Carolyn Jessop; author Daisy Lewellyn. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Joel McHale. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Amy Kremer; Tim Daly; Willie Nelson performs. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Tightening a saggy neck. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL Rachael Ray Marg Helgenberger. (N) 2 p.m. KCBS The Martha Stewart Show Chef Marco Canora; Jim Parsons.
September 29, 2011
SERIES The Big Bang Theory: Amy (Mayim Bialik) takes Leonard (Johnny Galecki) to a wedding as her date, in this new episode (8 p.m. CBS). How to Be a Gentleman: An etiquette columnist (David Hornsby) befriends his old high-school nemesis (Kevin Dillon) in an effort to relate to a younger readership in this new series (8:30 p.m. CBS). Person of Interest: The Machine leads Finch and Reese (Michael Emerson, Jim Caviezel) to a teenager who was killed two years ago. Taraji P. Henson also stars in this new episode (9 p.m. CBS)
April 12, 1998
MOVIES "Wild Man Blues," from two-time Oscar-winning documentarian Barbara Kopple, follows Woody Allen and his New Orleans-style jazz band on a whirlwind European tour. It's an unusual project for the notoriously private Allen. The film opens Friday at the Nuart in West Los Angeles. MOVIES "The Object of My Affection," a romantic comedy that explores questions of love, sex and friendship, stars Paul Rudd, Jennifer Aniston and Tim Daly.
September 17, 2006 |
ABC'S new series "The Nine" is a TV milestone. It's most likely the first drama in TV history to be inspired by a blind date from hell. K.J. Steinberg, who created the series along with her brother, Hank Steinberg, recalled how she once talked with a friend about an evening that was so disastrous that he knew he and his date had no future together. Walking after dinner to their car, the couple were robbed at gunpoint by a mugger who took all their money and fled.
March 25, 2010
SERIES Community: Pierce (Chevy Chase) is willing to do whatever it takes to reach a new level of ascension in his Buddhist church in this new episode (8 p.m. NBC). The Vampire Diaries: Matt and Caroline (Zach Roerig, Candice Accola) are stunned by the return of his long-lost mother (Melinda Clarke) in this new episode (8 p.m. KTLA). Grey's Anatomy: Hunt (Kevin McKidd) is haunted by memories when Teddy (Kim Raver) asks him for help when a patient of hers wants to end her life (9 p.m. ABC)
December 8, 1994 |
The Scene: Monday's screening at the Beverly Connection of "Diner" as part of the American Film Institute's Third Decade Council's Favorite Film Series. The evening was hosted by Turner Pictures Worldwide. It included the screening, a panel discussion by the filmmakers and a magnitude 4.5 earthquake about 30 minutes into the movie. Who Was There: The film's stars, Daniel Stern, Kevin Bacon, Tim Daly and Paul Reiser; director Barry Levinson, and executive producer Mark Johnson.
May 22, 1993 |
Authorities say that Branch Davidian sect leader David Koresh and 85 of his followers--24 of them children--died on April 19 when their compound outside Waco, Tex., was consumed by fire after being assaulted by federal agents. It's not that event, however, but the initial storming of the Mt. Carmel compound 51 days earlier that occupies "In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco," NBC's ratings sweeps-tailored quickie history airing at 9 p.m. Sunday on Channels 4, 36 and 39.