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David Letterman to retire from 'Late Show' in 2015

NEW YORK | David Letterman is retiring next year as host of "Late Show."

April 03, 2014 5:06 pm Related
'Mad Men' ending season with Don Draper at new low

'Mad Men' ending season with Don Draper at new low

NEW YORK (AP) — Breaking up is hard to do. That is, unless you're "Mad Men," which this season has been free-and-easy in its fragmentation.

June 20, 2013 12:15 am
Summer shines and so do these 10 don't-miss shows

Summer shines and so do these 10 don't-miss shows

No matter how fine the weather may be, you just can't stay outdoors all summer. Who could handle all that sun block and fresh air?

June 16, 2013 12:00 am
Sesame Workshop project urges kids to visit parks

Sesame Workshop project urges kids to visit parks

"Sesame Street" wants kids to take a break from parking it indoors, and head out to a park instead.

June 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Short hosting 'SNL,' McCartney is musical guest

Short hosting 'SNL,' McCartney is musical guest

"Saturday Night Live" is welcoming two prominent up-and-comers to this week's show.

December 14, 2012 12:00 am
Globes mostly dwell on cable, jilt broadcast fare

Globes mostly dwell on cable, jilt broadcast fare

The Golden Globes have an ear for musical drama, handing two nominations to ABC's new "Nashville" and a nod to NBC's freshman series, "Smash."

December 14, 2012 12:00 am
Guide to TV DVD sets as holiday gifts

Guide to TV DVD sets as holiday gifts

A TV show DVD set represents more than a holiday gift that's easy to wrap. It also demonstrates respect: you know the recipient is mentally fit and couch-ready for a viewing marathon of "Doctor Who" or "House."

November 23, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Skip 'Liz & Dick' and watch a film they headline

Skip 'Liz & Dick' and watch a film they headline

NEW YORK (AP) — The good news: If you thought "Liz & Dick" would be lame, you aren't wrong.

November 23, 2012 12:00 am
Ex-NFL star Strahan becomes Kelly Ripa's co-host

Ex-NFL star Strahan becomes Kelly Ripa's co-host

The only worry on Michael Strahan's mind when he made his entrance Tuesday as the new co-host of "Live!": "Don't trip," he summed up after the show.

September 07, 2012 12:00 am
'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek has all the answers

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek has all the answers

Let's take "Breakfast" for $500: An Oh Henry! chocolate bar and a Diet Pepsi.

June 01, 2012 12:00 am
Back to the future for new season of 'Mad Men'

Back to the future for new season of 'Mad Men'

In retrospect, the bombshell with which "Mad Men" concluded last season was inevitable.

March 23, 2012 3:00 pm
NBC's 'Smash' blends drama with original songs in a celebration of Broadway, ordinary life

NBC's 'Smash' blends drama with original songs in a celebration of Broadway, ordinary life

As TV series go, "Smash" does a smashing job of abstaining from the usual: no courtrooms, no operating rooms, no interrogation rooms.

February 03, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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TV time: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Happy Endings' among year's best

TV time: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Happy Endings' among year's best

Don't look back.

December 29, 2011 4:30 pm Photos

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Barbara Walters gets 'Fascinating' on her special

On her new TV special, Barbara Walters gets up close and personal with Donald Trump. Maybe too personal. "We started with his hair," Walters confides.

December 13, 2011 8:00 am

Barbara Walters gets 'Fascinating' on her special

On her new TV special, Barbara Walters gets up close and personal with Donald Trump.

December 09, 2011 12:00 am
A documentary illuminates elusive Woody Allen

A documentary illuminates elusive Woody Allen

You will see his typewriter, the Olympia portable Woody Allen has used for pounding out everything he's written since his teens.

November 17, 2011 5:00 pm
Kelsey Grammer rules supreme on Starz drama 'Boss'

Kelsey Grammer rules supreme on Starz drama 'Boss'

It goes without saying, Kelsey Grammer had a spectacular run as pompous but goodhearted Dr. Frasier Crane, scoring critical and popular success in a sitcom role whose duration is matched in TV annals only by James Arness as Marshall Matt Dillon on "Gunsmoke" a generation e Kelsey Grammer arlier.

November 11, 2011 12:00 am
Andy Rooney exiting '60 Minutes'

Andy Rooney exiting '60 Minutes'

With 1,096 essays for "60 Minutes" under his belt, Andy Rooney will deliver his 1,097th on today's broadcast of the TV news magazine. And it will be his last as a regular contributor.

October 02, 2011 12:00 am
Emmy's a winner with Jane Lynch presiding as host, Mark Burnett as producer

Emmy's a winner with Jane Lynch presiding as host, Mark Burnett as producer

Even if your favorite nominee got snubbed, Sunday's Emmycast could have been the most satisfying in memory.

September 20, 2011 12:00 am
From fall's TV crop, 10 newcomers worth sampling

From fall's TV crop, 10 newcomers worth sampling

The fall TV season isn't what it once was. Series are rolled out by the networks year-round, as fall premieres blend into midseason arrivals and beyond.

September 16, 2011 12:00 am
Movie review: A film tracks Conan on his comedy tour

Movie review: A film tracks Conan on his comedy tour

For you fans who can't get enough of Conan O'Brien on his late-night TBS show, and who are game to revisit the tumultuous time when NBC's squeeze play put him out of a job while reinstating Jay Leno at "The Tonight Show," a new documentary film should be right up your alley.

June 24, 2011 12:00 am

'Lost' dynamic duo feel 'empty' now that it's over

Don't expect a laser show. Don't bet on the island to lift off into space.

May 22, 2010 12:00 am

Will viewers find answers as 'Lost' nears the end?

As a "Lost" fan, I'm well-versed in its many clashing versions of reality.

May 14, 2010 12:00 am

Conan O'Brien to make TBS his new late-night home

NEW YORK | The late-night guessing game is over, with a startling twist: Conan O'Brien is choosing TBS as his future talk-show home.

April 12, 2010 12:05 pm

Oprah Winfrey plans nighttime show on her network

NEW YORK | Oprah Winfrey has reigned in daytime for a quarter-century, but she'll be moving to nights to host a show on her brand-new cable channel.

April 08, 2010 11:15 am

Brand-new sitcoms prep to join TV Land classics

When TV Land was launched in 1996, it was more than just another cable channel. It was a refuge where viewers could revisit old friends like Beaver Cleaver, the Clampetts and Sheriff Andy Taylor. It was a portal into a video past, a carefully tended landscape of idealized TV.

March 19, 2010 12:00 am

Andy Richter calls 'Tonight' exit frustrating

Andy Richter, Conan O'Brien's sidekick at "The Tonight Show," is acknowledging some ill will toward NBC and Jay Leno in the wake of the network's late-night upheaval.

March 12, 2010 12:00 am

More questions as 'Lost' begins its last season

Hopeful, breathless, even fretful over what may lie ahead or be forever unexplained, this week "Lost" fans welcomed back the ABC mystical thriller for its sixth season -- the beginning of its long-coming, too-close-for-comfort finale.

February 05, 2010 12:00 am

'The Simpsons' marks 450th episode with special

To speak of the latest milestone by "The Simpsons" seems to restate the obvious.

January 10, 2010 12:00 am

Already indicted, Blago gets chance to be fired

NEW YORK | Donald Trump boasted that the upcoming season of "The Celebrity Apprentice" is the best ever and promised the star power of its cast "blows `Dancing With the Stars' away."

January 05, 2010 12:00 am

4 Jackson brothers reunite for A&E miniseries

As the old saying goes, "If you like this kind of thing, you'll like this."

December 02, 2009 12:00 am

A noble tradition: Entertainers misbehaving on TV

Entertainers have been misbehaving on TV -- or accused of it, at least -- long before singer Adam Lambert was even born.

November 27, 2009 12:00 am

Big Bird's still huge as 'Sesame Street' hits 40

Big Bird is leaving Sesame Street!

November 08, 2009 12:00 am

Monty Python's bright (and silly) side of life

Those who don't know Monty Python, and don't care, have been blessed with six hours they can spend on something other than watching IFC's new documentary series.

October 16, 2009 12:00 am

'Family Guy' sidekick debuts his own cartoon show tonight

On the premiere of his new Fox show, Cleveland Brown gets a fitting send-off from the world he inhabited on "Family Guy."

September 27, 2009 12:00 am

Joan Allen stars as artist Georgia O'Keeffe in TV film

Georgia O'Keeffe stirs recognition in certain predictable ways: her no-nonsense face leathered by the New Mexico sun; her paintings of animal skulls and of flowers that mystically evoke ladies' privates.

September 18, 2009 12:00 am

Among fall's TV frosh, 10 new shows worth sampling

In sizing up the new series on tap for fall, it's worth remembering that a new show usually premieres with its pilot episode. And a pilot isn't always representative of the series that will follow.

August 30, 2009 12:00 am

What's new this fall? Doctor shows and Jay Leno?!

What can you say about a fall TV season most distinguished by the leap to prime-time by Jay Leno?

August 30, 2009 12:00 am

'At the Movies' gets new co-hosts starting next month

Cue the closing credits for "At the Movies" co-hosts Ben Lyons and Ben Mankiewicz, who've endured a year of caustic reviews for their performance as film critics.

August 09, 2009 12:00 am
The term 'Cronkiter' faces scrutiny, debunking

The term 'Cronkiter' faces scrutiny, debunking

Legendary figures sometimes find a few tall tales seeping into their obits when they die. Their legendary status invites it.

August 07, 2009 12:00 am

Patti Blagojevich makes reality show debut

NEW YORK | Viewers could be saying "Get me out of here!" after the premiere of NBC's "I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!"

June 02, 2009 12:00 am

Jay Leno nears the end of his 'Tonight Show' road

An appraisal of a veteran talk-show host and comedian should have lots to say about his funniness.

May 29, 2009 12:00 am

Network shows waiting to hear the verdict for fall

Harold Perrineau is waiting for a simple yes or no.

May 01, 2009 12:00 am

TV aims to embrace the recession

Wouldn't it be cool if all the new TV series cultivated from the mortgage crisis added up to an unforeseen message: The crisis is over!

April 24, 2009 12:00 am

Lots of what-ifs surround the co-stars of 'SVU'

Let the dance begin at "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."

April 12, 2009 12:00 am

Recession forcing layoffs at Sesame Workshop

The crisis on Wall Street is plaguing Sesame Street.

March 13, 2009 12:00 am

ABC's new murder myster-romance a cross between 'Moonlighting,' 'Murder, She Wrote'

Richard Castle is a wildly popular mystery novelist. He's also a best-seller with the ladies.

March 06, 2009 12:00 am

'Late Night' host Fallon just wants to have fun

After a bullish staff meeting (which ended with a cheer) and before a wardrobe fitting (strictly suit-and-tie), Jimmy Fallon took time to marvel at how busy he is these days.

February 27, 2009 12:00 am

Coming soon on the the boob tube

"Do you have any comments on the steroids allegation?"

February 13, 2009 12:00 am

A new book maps the history of 'Sesame Street'

How to get to "Sesame Street" is child's play, as the chirpy theme song has assured kids daily for 39 years.

January 21, 2009 12:00 am
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