“True Blood” creator Alan Ball wrote this week’s episode, “Hopeless.” It was full of juicy twists and turn, as well as hilarious dialogue. Way to hog all the good stuff for yourself, Alan. This week’s shocking death will have a lot of the audience calling foul, while others will be equally upset that a character […]
Sure, Adele, Tony Bennett and the Foo Fighters all won at the Grammys, but that absurd (and interminable) list of awards also featured some stars known better for their non-musical exploits.
One of the things people forget about Patton Oswalt is that, despite his reputation as a fantastic stand-up comedian and someone who will star in quirky Adult Swim shows and movies like “Young Adult,” he was also the lovable loser Spence on “The King of Queens.” So it shouldn’t be strange to see him take […]
Live, from Vancouver, it’s “COMICS: Saturday Night Live,” a 24-page history of show in comic book form.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is receiving a posthumous Grammy for his technological innovations in the arts. Jobs is among a dozen people, music groups or companies receiving honorary awards Feb. 11, the day before the Grammys. He died of cancer in October. The Grammys are honoring Jobs with one of the […]
By Kurt Orzeck The search is over for the most-Googled names in 2011: The most popular and fastest-rising terms include Rebecca Black, Ryan Dunn and Casey Anthony. The 11th annual list of top 10 fastest-rising global queries was announced Thursday morning. Google Zeitgeist sifted through billions of Google searches to determine the list. Thirteen-year-old […]
Breaking her own rule that “every fascinating person must be living,” Barbara Walters revealed former Apple CEO Steve Jobs as her No. 1 “Most Fascinating” person of the year Wednesday night.
PBS will take a warts-and-all look at the life of recently deceased computer pioneer Steve Jobs with the premiere of “Steve Jobs — One Last Thing” on November 2, the network announced Wednesday. The documentary — it’s title being a play on the teaser phrase that Jobs would use at product launches — promises to […]
By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Discovery Channel has announced a quickly-produced new documentary that will look back at the many ways Apple visionary influenced modern life. “MythBusters” hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will host the documentary “iGenius: How Steve Jobs Changed the World,” which will premiere on Discovery Channel on October 16. […]
By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK — On a busy day of news, the slurred voice of Michael Jackson from beyond the grave is as valuable as “Thriller” for the HLN television network. The day the Jackson tape emerged last week during the manslaughter trial of the late singer’s doctor, Conrad Murray, Steve Jobs died, […]