Friday, May 22, 2015

Television

Netflix has distinguished itself in three years as a purveyor of serious, quality programming for grownups with shows such as House of Cards, Orange is the New Black and Bloodline.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Season 3 of "Orange Is the New Black" will be a season of faith and motherhood.
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Maybe even "Mad Men" deserve a happy ending.
VARIETY-ENTERTAINMENT-DIGITAL/NEWS:CBS 'Supergirl' Pilot Leaks to Piracy Sites
Jeff Gordon will join Fox as a full-time analyst in 2016, teaming with Mike Joy and Darrell Waltrip in the three-man booth.
NEW YORK (AP) - Comic celebrities turned out for David Letterman's late-night farewell - and so did his biggest audience in more than 21 years.
There's no reason to beat around the bush: Texas Rising, History's five-part mini-series about the Texas Revolution, has to be one of the strangest, most idiosyncratic dramas on TV since Twin Peaks.
I hope you stayed up to watch the final "Late Show with David Letterman" last night.
A film nominated for best picture at the Oscars, and the final season of a popular network series are the top choices for this week's new DVD releases.
Produced in 1969, at a time when the traditional Broadway musical seemed all but dead, songwriter Sherman Edwards' patriotic family show 1776, which tells the story of a momentous meeting in Philadelphia that led to the signing of the Declaration of Independence, embodied all the virtues - and goofy naïveté - of old-time musicals.
NEW YORK (AP) - Actor and talk-show host Joel McHale will be the host of the annual ESPY Awards show in July.