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Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:40:27 GMT

 



A streaming TV menu for Thanksgiving and beyond
Some recommendations for bingeable TV for the long Thanksgiving weekend, courtesy of Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and HBO.



That 'Stranger Things' sweatshirt and other hot gifts for the TV lover in your life
Holiday gifts for TV lovers don't have to be something flat and fancy to hang on the wall. One of this year's popular items is a retro brontosaurus sweatshirt from a science museum, an item made famous in Netflix's "Stranger Things."



Comcast X1 users can now vote on 'The Voice' with their remotes
Comcast, which owns NBC, adds feature that will allow its X1 customers to vote for singers on "The Voice" from their television sets.



A Streisand & 'Stranger Things' Thanksgiving: How TV can help keep us talking
Some TV talking points for a Thanksgiving free of politics, sexual harassment, and anything else that might upset your digestion.



TV picks: 'Marvel's Runaways,' Streisand on Netflix, and more
What's new or noteworthy on TV in the coming week.



Kevin Bacon's new TV pilot is a Boston story, produced by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck
Showtime's "City on a Hill" casts the Philadelphia native as a "corrupt yet venerated FBI veteran" in a fictionalized version of a 1990s police story.



AUTHOR APPEARANCE
Jenifer Lewis: "The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir" 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the African American Museum, 701 Arch St.



Fox's 'Star' casts Philly's Patti LaBelle
The Grammy-winning Philadelphian will play the "tough but loving" mother of Queen Latifah's character in a multi-episode arc next spring.



TV picks: 'War Dogs,' new 'Mythbusters,' 'Mindy Project' finale and more
What's new or noteworthy on television in the coming week.



'Black-ish' star Jenifer Lewis tells all in 'Mother of Black Hollywood'
The actress who plays Tracee Ellis Ross' formidable mother-in-law on ABC will be in Philadelphia on Thursday to talk about her new memoir.