"Dallas": "J.R.'s Masterpiece" (TNT)

‘Dallas’: J.R.’s Masterpiece Lives Up to Its Title

J.R. Ewing was many things: patriarch, schemer, lover, fighter. He was something else that is rarely acknowledged: the prototype for the modern, morally ambiguous television protagonist. There is a direct line from J.R. Ewing to Tony Soprano, Don Draper and Walter White. During the original “Dallas,” the show was perceived as populist trash. “Hill Street […]

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HDNet to Relaunch as Live Entertainment Network

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Cuban’s HDNet is joining forces with sports and entertainment presenter AEG, Ryan Seacrest Media and Hollywood talent firm Creative Artists Agency to rebrand the network. The companies announced Wednesday the relaunched network will be called AXS (AK’-ses) TV and will debut this summer with a slate of live entertainment and […]

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Who Gives A Twit?

Yesterday I reported that Kelly Osborne has joined Twitter and that we could be looking forward to some priceless tweets in the future. Well, the future is 24 hours later as Kelly twitted, “one more thing before i go to bed Miss California is a SKANK!!!!!!!!!!!!” ‘Atta girl. I knew you wouldn’t let us down… […]

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