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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:33:09 GMTFrom left, Aaron Jennings, Augustus Prew and Dermot Mulroney in “Pure Genius,” beginning Thursday on CBS.This new CBS series about a billionaire who seeks to transform health care through gadgets and data sticks with an old TV format.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:53:11 GMTFrom left, Shaun Brown, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Joel McHale and Christine Ko in “The Great Indoors,” beginning Thursday on CBS.Joel McHale stars in this CBS comedy about an outdoors writer who suddenly finds himself office-bound with a bunch of tech-savvy millennials.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:23:41 GMTThe comedian Patton Oswalt at the Chateau Marmont in West Hollywood, Calif. Mr. Oswalt’s wife died in April, and it has been a long, hard climb for him to return to comedy.Mr. Oswalt’s wife died in April, and it has been a long, hard climb for him to return to comedy.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:15:08 GMTGemma Chan in “Humans.”From the Watching team, expert TV and movie recommendations for the next few days.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:00:13 GMTFrom left, Brenda Song, Augustus Prew and Dermot Mulroney in “Pure Genius.”Dermot Mulroney stars in “Pure Genius,” a medicine-meets-technology series. And Joel McHale is an outdoors writer in a digital world in “The Great Indoors.”
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 03:01:01 GMTDylan Walsh, left, and Kiefer Sutherland in “Designated Survivor.”The country’s ultimate savior might not be President Kirkman, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:00:27 GMTClaire Foy in “The Crown” on Netflix. The show will have its Season 1 debut on Friday, Nov. 4.The conflict between private and public is the central subject of this ambitious Netflix show about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:51:07 GMTKevin CurranMr. Curran won three Emmy Awards for his work on the show and was a writer for “Late Night With David Letterman” in the ’80s, sharing in three Emmys.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:20:19 GMTMatthew Weiner, the creator of “Mad Men,” has signed on for an eight-episode series for Amazon.The creator of “Mad Men” has signed on for an eight-episode series for the streaming service.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 21:04:10 GMTThe Hickory Stick Bookshop hosted a signing for the cookbook “Eat Like a Gilmore” that drew a line out the door at the Gilmore Girls Fan Fest.As part of a festival, a rural town in Connecticut played host to more than 1,300 devotees, who endured rain to tour the town and meet stars from the show.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:57:31 GMTFans of the TV show traveled from as far away as Brazil to gather in Washington, Conn., the small town that inspired Stars Hollow, the setting of the show.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:35:36 GMTOn this week’s podcast, we bring you a sampling of stories, music and comedy from our “live” performance in New York City’s Town Hall.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:48:20 GMTPenelope Wilton in the British dramedy “Brief Encounters.”In the British series “Brief Encounters,” it’s the 1980s, and would-be saleswomen take on sexual repression — or something like that.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:38:36 GMTJeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan in the season opener of “The Walking Dead,” which drew an estimated 17 million viewers.The Season 7 premiere of “The Walking Dead,” which spurred many violence complaints, was one of the most watched in series history.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:22:07 GMTAden Young in “Rectify.”Daniel Holden tries to re-enter society as the final season of “Rectify” begins. And Laverne Cox and Samira Wiley of “Orange Is the New Black” face off in “Lip Sync Battle.”
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:10:40 GMTAden Young plays an ex-convict reintegrating into society in “Rectify.”The final season of the SundanceTV series uses deep Christian themes in telling the story of an ex-convict who is unequipped for freedom.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:21:59 GMTTrevor Noah, host of “The Daily Show,” who grew up in a neighborhood on the outskirts of Johannesburg. He’s the author of “Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood” (Spiegel & Grau).Born and raised in South Africa, Mr. Noah talks about growing up poor there, and his mother’s beat-up, tangerine Volkswagen Beetle.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:00:24 GMTDory, now heroine of her own film.In “Finding Dory,” Ellen DeGeneres is back for another journey with everyone’s favorite clown fish, Nemo. And Adam Conover ruins presidential politics.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:28:16 GMTThe Republican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence, right, with the CNN journalists Wolf Blitzer, left, and Jake Tapper last week. Media executives say it would be foolish for AT&T to meddle in a product like CNN, since any perception of corporate intrusion could damage a profitable brand.The difficulties of defending tough reporting and shielding journalists from powerful antagonists can be hard for any corporation to stomach. And AT&T has no journalistic lineage.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:01:03 GMTAdam Conover in “The Adam Ruins Everything Election Special,” showing Tuesday on truTV.Mr. Conover, the star of truTV’s “Adam Ruins Everything,” recently taped an election special. He just hoped events wouldn’t overtake it.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:00:23 GMTMatt LeBlanc in the new CBS comedy “Man With a Plan.”Matt LeBlanc plays a stay-at-home dad in the old-fashioned “Man With a Plan.” And “Beyond Borders” explores the American policies that gave rise to an influx of undocumented immigrants.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:01:01 GMTIssa Rae and Yvonne Orji in “Insecure.”The language we use is a marker for the identities we inhabit.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:31:01 GMTJeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan in the Season 7 premiere of “The Walking Dead.”The show’s new villain killed a core character in Sunday’s Season 7 premiere.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:01:22 GMTRodrigo Santoro and Thandie Newton in “Westworld.”For wised-up androids like Maeve, freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:21:12 GMTFrom left, Hala Finley, Grace Kaufman (in plaid), Liza Snyder as their mother and Matt LeBlanc as their self-employed father in the CBS comedy “Man With a Plan.”Matt LeBlanc plays a dad who assumes a more hands-on role in taking care of his three children when his wife returns to work.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:39:53 GMTTom Hanks portrayed Chris Wallace as moderator of the third presidential debate on a “Saturday Night Live” sketch last weekend.In the show’s opening sketch, Alec Baldwin and Kate McKinnon reprised their roles as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, with Mr. Hanks playing the moderator Chris Wallace.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:00:25 GMTJeffrey Dean Morgan in “The Walking Dead.”“The Walking Dead” begins its seventh season with a long-awaited revelation. And “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” finds Kim at war with her mother.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:13:50 GMTKevin Meaney performing at the Carolines on Broadway 20th Anniversary Comedy Concert at Carnegie Hall in 2003.Mr. Meaney, who impersonated famous singers from the charity hit song “We Are the World,” also appeared regularly on television shows, including “Saturday Night Live” and “30 Rock.”
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:00:25 GMTFrom left, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Kathryn Hahn in “Bad Moms.”Unwind with some mothers rebelling against doing it all. Or ponder the sexting scandals behind the demise of Anthony D. Weiner’s political career.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:09:05 GMTNicole Haran with her writing partner Maccabee Montandon, near his apartment on Ocean Parkway, a set for their web series.Ms. Haran directed her first film, “Dive,” last year and was still in graduate school when she and three classmates founded the Barefoot Theater Company.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:25:31 GMTWatching the debate last week, from left: Judy Osgood, Patsy Bowles, Bonnie Ward Klehr, Jill Harker, Katie Ricketts, Betsy Ebeling and Hardye Moel. Spending an evening with the candidate’s childhood friends.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:01:28 GMTThe new comedy “Dream Corp LLC” mixes live action and animation as it looks at the goings-on in a dubious therapy practice.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:42:33 GMTChelsea Handler on an escalator in Trump Tower.The host of “Chelsea” assesses the décor, snacks and, most important, cocktails at a presidential candidate’s home base.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:06:42 GMTJeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan in the Season 7 premiere of “The Walking Dead.”The show will return to AMC on Sunday in an episode that is probably its most anticipated to date, after leaving fans hanging last season.