On Monday, “Major Crimes” begins the second half of its second season. The division continues to be under the watchful eye of Captain Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), a strict rule follower since the more flamboyant Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) was forced to move on because of her flagrant disregard for the letter of the […]
Sharon is getting a husband this season, played by Tom Berenger: Last season, we learned that Sharon does have children, none of who live with her, so she seems to be estranged from her family. This season we will meet her husband … yes, her husband, not her ex!
The Carol Burnett Show On April 20, 2004, Harvey Korman and Tim Conway conducted an interview at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in Los Angeles. They talked for 90 minutes about their legendary antics on The Carol Burnett Show, but the interview has rarely been seen by the general public—until now. This emotional […]
Leading the Top Five this week: Our Gold Medal Olympians come home — and immediately go on TV. Watch …
TNT introduced its “Closer” sequel, “Major Crimes,” as soon as “The Closer” was over Monday night. Did the strategy work? Our analysis …
“Major Crimes,” the new TNT series that is a spinoff of “The Closer,” premieres Monday night with Captain Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell) being promoted to head of the Major Crimes squad. The transition is a difficult one as Deputy Chief Brenda Lee Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) had gained the respect of her team in the years […]
Monday August 13: ‘Hotel Hell‘ (8pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere** Record Now ward-winning chef and hospitality expert Gordon Ramsay will travel across the country to fix horrid hotels, awful inns and just plain bad bed and breakfasts. The first hotel is Juniper Hill Inn in Windsor, VT. Ramsay checks in to the inn, a […]
“The Closer” has its finale in two weeks. In the meantime, someone close to Brenda (Kyra Sedgwick) died in this week’s episode.
The countdown to the series finale is on for “The Closer,” which begins by airing the first of its final six episodes tonight. In the seventh season, the drama is heightened as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) and the members of the Major Case squad amp up the volume on solving crimes, getting […]
It’s the beginning of the end for “The Closer,” a landmark TV series that introduced the character of Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (Kyra Sedgwick) to viewers — and when it premiered in 2005, Brenda was unlike any TV character who had come before — a Southern woman making it in the man’s world of […]