The TV Showrunners: Creating LGBT Characters, Telling LGBT Stories (Part One)

The year was 1977 and even without the Internet to spread the word on controversy I knew that there was something freaking people out about with this new sitcom called “Soap.” The show was supposedly racy, sexual and bawdy like no other show had been before and among its regular cast, it also had a […]

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NBC Delays ‘Parenthood’ Due to Star’s Illness

NBC’s buzzed-about new series ‘Parenthood‘ has been pushed back to midseason because of a medical issue concerning star Maura Tierney. Tierney, 44, has an undisclosed illness that forced the network to postpone production eight weeks due to a “medical evaluation that Tierney is undergoing.” “The top priority for NBC, Universal Media Studios and Imagine Television […]

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‘ER’ Ends Gracefully, Completely

Continuing with the never-ending circle that is emergency medicine, ‘ER‘ ended its 15-year run last night with a two-hour episode that does what a series finale is supposed to do – give its audience complete closure. Terrific. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/ER/89433/1081513142/And-In-the-End…/embed 420 355] – Watch the finale in better resolution and letter-boxed click here.

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