Onscreen and onstage, Mary Tyler Moore was more than Mary Richards or Laura Petrie

The news of the death of beloved actress Mary Tyler Moore sparked her fans and the entertainment industry to look back on her distinguished and career, which spanned both TV and film. 

She first made an unforgettable impression as Laura Petrie, the supportive wife of Rob Petrie, the comedy writer…

The news of the death of beloved actress Mary Tyler Moore sparked her fans and the entertainment industry to look back on her distinguished and career, which spanned both TV and film. 

She first made an unforgettable impression as Laura Petrie, the supportive wife of Rob Petrie, the comedy writer...

Stephen Colbert to host 2017 Emmy Awards on CBS

CBS and the Television Academy announced Monday that “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert will host the 69th Emmy Awards this fall.

Colbert was an Emmy winner himself for his work on his Comedy Central series “The Colbert Report.”

The announcement continues a run of TV late night hosts acting as…

CBS and the Television Academy announced Monday that “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert will host the 69th Emmy Awards this fall.

Colbert was an Emmy winner himself for his work on his Comedy Central series “The Colbert Report.”

The announcement continues a run of TV late night hosts acting as...

Overrated/Underrated: ‘Sherlock’ stuck around too long; Brian Eno offers calm in a storm

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‘In Order of Disappearance’ (2014): While we wait for the next season of “Fargo” coming this spring, this recent arrival on Netflix offers a rewarding mix of snowbound violence and deadpan humor that will feel familiar to fans of the Coen Brothers. Starring Stellan Skarsgård as a quiet…

UNDERRATED

‘In Order of Disappearance’ (2014): While we wait for the next season of “Fargo” coming this spring, this recent arrival on Netflix offers a rewarding mix of snowbound violence and deadpan humor that will feel familiar to fans of the Coen Brothers. Starring Stellan Skarsgård as a quiet...

Charles Lloyd greets Donald Trump’s inauguration with cover of ‘Masters of War’ with Lucinda Williams

As protest anthems go, there are few that carry as much vitriol and moral outrage than Bob Dylan’s “Masters of War.” 

Written in 1963, the song has a long history of inspired covers. From the Staple Singers in the ’60s to Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder and Mike McCready in the ’90s and a furious jazz…

As protest anthems go, there are few that carry as much vitriol and moral outrage than Bob Dylan’s “Masters of War.” 

Written in 1963, the song has a long history of inspired covers. From the Staple Singers in the ’60s to Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder and Mike McCready in the ’90s and a furious jazz...

Miguel Ferrer, star of ‘RoboCop,’ ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ and ‘Twin Peaks,’ dies at 61

Miguel Ferrer, an actor with a long list of credits ranging from “Twin Peaks” to his current role on CBS’ “NCIS: Los Angeles,” died of cancer on Thursday. He was 61.

A fixture on TV and in movies since the 1980s, Ferrer’s reputation as a scene-stealer began with 1987’s “RoboCop,” where he played…

Miguel Ferrer, an actor with a long list of credits ranging from “Twin Peaks” to his current role on CBS’ “NCIS: Los Angeles,” died of cancer on Thursday. He was 61.

A fixture on TV and in movies since the 1980s, Ferrer’s reputation as a scene-stealer began with 1987’s “RoboCop,” where he played...

Fresh from his feud with Trump, Rep. John Lewis gets his closeup in new PBS documentary

Georgia congressman John Lewis, who made headlines Friday for questioning the legitimacy of Donald Trump’s standing as incoming president, will be the subject of a just-announced new documentary scheduled to air on PBS in February.

As part of the network’s programming for Black History Month, the…

Georgia congressman John Lewis, who made headlines Friday for questioning the legitimacy of Donald Trump’s standing as incoming president, will be the subject of a just-announced new documentary scheduled to air on PBS in February.

As part of the network’s programming for Black History Month, the...

Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes talk HBO’s ‘Crashing’ and the future of comedy in the Trump age

With two new shows about stand-up comics coming to premium cable, stand-up comedy may well be the new rock ’n’ roll in 2017. 

On the heels of the music-centric series “Vinyl,” “Roadies” and “Sex&Drugs& Rock&Roll,” Showtime has the ’70s stand-up of the Sunset Strip in “I’m Dying Up Here” due this…

With two new shows about stand-up comics coming to premium cable, stand-up comedy may well be the new rock ’n’ roll in 2017. 

On the heels of the music-centric series “Vinyl,” “Roadies” and “Sex&Drugs& Rock&Roll,” Showtime has the ’70s stand-up of the Sunset Strip in “I’m Dying Up Here” due this...