One of the upsides of the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour is getting some face time with the prolific (and very busy) showrunners and writers who are crafting some of the hottest television series on the air. Shonda Rhimes is a name that easily rises to the top of any showrunner list as she currently […]
Freddie Smith may have won the Daytime Emmy for his role as Sonny Kiriakis on the NBC soap “Days of Our Lives” but it’s back to business in Salem as Sonny is wrestling with what to do with his marriage. If you’ve been keeping up with the current storyline on the sudser, Sonny is well […]
I mentioned Billy Eichner to a friend the other day and how I had interview him earlier this year for TheBacklot and her response was “Billy Eichner is gay?” Why, yes, he is and the fact that some people don’t know this is a testament to a few things. One, and this is to Eichner’s credit, […]
He started out this year as a popular television actor of the USA series, “White Collar,” who had impressive physical assets that adorned films like “Magic Mike,” but 2014 was the year Matt Bomer proved that his acting chops were just as impressive as his blue eyes and toned physique. Sure, TV fans will always remember that Bomer […]
From my first viewing of HBO’s film, “The Normal Heart” I’ve been saying that Matt Bomer, who plays Felix Turner in the adaptation of the Larry Kramer play, will win an Emmy for his performance. We’ll find out this Monday if the Emmy voters did the right thing and voted his way in the Best […]
If you’re a regular viewer of Fox’s dance reality competition series “So You Think You Can Dance” you know whenever choreographer/dancer Travis Wall is in the house, there’s going to be louder cheers from the audience, amazing choreography and he’ll take the dancers to new heights. This season has been no different. In fact, we’ve […]
Watching the “A World Of Dreams: Voices From The Out100″ documentary will undoubtedly fill you with pride once you relive all the achievements by people of all walks of life in the past year who are profiled in the film. Another reason to be proud? The documentary, produced by HereTV, has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy […]
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents a mini-retrospective of Dong’s films, a rare opportunity to see several of this influential filmmaker’s works. Included are “Hollywood Chinese” – a historical exploration of the experiences of Chinese American actors, directors and producers.
Here TV is celebrating its 10th anniversary of bringing LGBT-focused entertainment to television. The first gay network to hit the US airwaves back in2003, Here TV has paved the way with ground-breaking hits such as “Dante’s Cove” and “The Donald Strachey Mysteries,” as well as a multitude of other award-winning productions.
Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine is joining Britain’s popular television series “Downton Abbey.”