‘ER’ and ‘One Tree Hill’ Vets Top Latest Pilot Picks

‘ER‘ alum Goran Visnjic is in talks to join ‘Boston’s Finest,’ ABC’s ‘Life’-like drama pilot about a detective (‘Battlestar Galactica’s Katee Sackhoff) who teams with a disgraced cop (Visnjic) to crack cases as well as poke a stick at the conspiracy which blemished the latter’s career. Also, Nia Long (‘Third Watch’) has been cast as […]

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TV’s Top 10 Most Memorable Births

Through the years, we’ve seen plenty of TV babies enter this world—from Lucy’s Little Ricky right up to Jim and Pam’s little bundle of joy, arriving Thursday on NBC’s ‘The Office.’  So to mark the occasion, we’re looking back at the ten most notable births in TV history.  Break out the cigars and join us […]

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New On DVD: ER, Top Gear, The Simpsons, Robin Hood

ER Look who’s checked in at County General: Dr. Victor Clemente arrives with a motor mouth, a load of talent and a questionable past on ‘ER.’ Imposing, no-nonsense Eve Spellman takes charge (and almost takes over) as the new nurse manager, while hunky paramedic Tony Gates proves he’s more than a guy on the make. […]

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John Stamos Caught in Extortion Plot

Disappearing from Hollywood and hiding out on Broadway might keep some celebrities out of the headlines — much to their agent’s dismay — but John Stamos wasn’t so lucky when it came to an alleged extortion plot. Currently wrapping up a stint in Broadway’s ‘Bye Bye Birdie,’ Stamos has been dealing with an FBI investigation […]

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Winners, Losers Emerge from New TV Season

By: David Bauder NEW YORK – If it were a television series, it would be called “Defying the Odds.” Five weeks into a new TV season, three of the four top broadcast networks have bigger prime-time audiences than they had in 2008. With cable networks flexing their muscles, digital video recorders becoming more popular and […]

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HBO, ‘Battlestar Galactica,’ ‘Big Bang Theory’ Big Winners At TCA Awards

The Television Critics Association marked their 25th anniversary with their annual awards show that salutes the very best in television. HBO led all networks with three trophies at the TCA Awards, winning for Outstanding New Program of the Year, Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Mini-Series & Specials and Outstanding Achievement in News & Information. (more…)

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New On DVD: Mad Men, ER, Leverage

Mad Men Journey back into the 1960s once again and be seduced by the charms of ‘Mad Men.’ Matther Weiner’s brilliant series kicked it up another notch in Season 2, where we saw many long simmering plotlines boil over. There’s nothing like this show on television, and there’s a reason it won Best Drama last […]

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Maura Tierney Illness Revealed

Maura Tierney released a statement explaining what is ailing her: She’s having surgery to remove a tumor in her breast. The ‘ER’ actress was forced to reveal her illness after NBC issued a vague press release Friday about the status of Tierney’s upcoming series, ‘Parenthood.’ “In an effort to guard my privacy, it seems that […]

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