Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Television

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85.
There’s not much good government left in prime time dramas these days.
It's transition time for the Sterling Cooper team in "Mad Men" episode 712, titled "Lost Horizon," who finds that their move to McCann-Erickson is not going particularly well.
* DAVID LETTERMAN: A LIFE ON TELEVISION. 9:30 tonight, CBS3. Ray Romano, whose 1995 appearance on CBS' "Late Show with David Letterman" led to "Everybody...
There's something wonderfully preposterous about Showtime's Penny Dreadful, an exciting nouveau-Gothic series about a group of characters from 19th-century novels who band together to fight evil.
Joel Hodgson made his bones as the creator and star of the cult classic show Mystery Science Theater 3000.
NEW YORK (AP) - Ryan Phillippe admits taking his work on ABC's "Secrets and Lies" home with him during filming.
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck - The doc humanizes the rock god, showing the man behind the myth. 9 p.m. Monday on HBO.
Lifetime's announced a new docu-series that will follow two "elite" a capella groups from New Jersey, including Cherry Hill East High School's Stay Tuned, in weekly competitions.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stepping away from the stage after outlining TLC's future plans one recent morning, Marjorie Kaplan used the phrase "freak show" before anyone else could. It's an image the network chief wants TLC to stay away from.
NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama is envisioning a future of playing dominoes with retiree David Letterman.
 
Obama on protests: 'There are consequences to indifference'