‘Damages’ Season Three: More Layers Than A Ponzi Scheme

For its third season (Monday 10 pm, FX), ‘Damages’ returns with its own twisted take of the Bernie Madoff story.  It also has star Glenn Close’s character, the cutthroat Patty Hewes, picking up from last season’s shocking finale involving a gun! A stabbing! And Ellen (Rose Byrne) parting ways with Patty. Despite Patty’s season ending […]

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Inside Emmy: Handicapping Best Actress, Dramatic Series

“There’s a lot of movie-star envy going on with the Emmys right now,” notes Alan Sepinwall, TV critic for the Newark Star-Ledger, noting a category that this year contains feature film veterans Glenn Close (last year’s winner in the category), Kyra Sedgwick, Holly Hunter and Sally Field. “Whenever a movie star descends into their medium, […]

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Charlie Sheen Again Tops TV’s Highest Paid List

TV Guide has released its list of TV’s highest-paid stars with, once again, Charlie Sheen topping the list. While Kiefer Sutherland tops the list as the highest paid drama star at $550,000 per episode, Sheen, star and part owner of the CBS comedy ‘Two and a Half Men,’ is paid $875,000 per – making him […]

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Well Suited: The Man Behind ‘Damages’ Chic Style

Thanks to its intricate storylines and A-list actors, Damages has enjoyed much praise, including time in the Emmy spotlight. Less noticed: It’s one of TV’s most stylish shows. Not trendy. Think classy, smart and sophisticated. Just listen to Glenn Close. When asked what she likes best about starring as the legal thriller’s brilliant, cutthroat lawyer […]

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