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Published on Saturday, 30 July 2016 12:56 PM by
Click here to read Friday's online TV Q&A and other posts from press tour BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- These are not the worst of times for HBO -- that would be in the post-"Sopranos," pre-"Game of Thrones" period -- but the premium cable network has been in a bit of… Read more...
Published on Friday, 29 July 2016 06:20 PM by
Click here to read Friday's online TV Q&A and other posts from press tour BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- For the second season of PBS's "Mercy Street," debuting in January, 2006 Carnegie Mellon University grad Patina Miller ("Madam Secretary") joins the cast as Charlotte Jenkins, described as "a strong, smart, capable and feisty… Read more...
Published on Friday, 29 July 2016 01:32 PM by
Click here for a link to headlines of recent TV news and views posts from #TCA16. TV Q&A with Rob Owen Submit a question to TV Q&A by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (include your first name and location) or submitting online at http://old.post-gazette.com/tv/questions/qaform.asp. This week's TV Q&A (after the… Read more...
Published on Friday, 29 July 2016 08:18 AM by
In Mad Men Season Five, Episode Three (directed by Jon Hamm), the year was 1966, and Don Draper and Harry Crane were looking to add something youthful to Sterling Cooper's new account: Heinz Baked Beans, following the suggestion of a Heinz executive.  To that end, they went backstage at a… Read more...
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 06:05 PM by
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- PBS's "Masterpiece" brings back "Poldark" for a second season Sept. 25 and a third season has been ordered. Sporting a full beard and manbun hairstyle, star Aidan Turner, who plays Ross Poldark, said the love triangle continues with the title character yearning for both his ex-,… Read more...
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 04:08 PM by
  MaryAnn Graziano, above, recently completed her 100th audio description of a live performance andThe Arts Blog interviewed her about this important volunteer work for arts patrons. This blog post is one of several leading up to the LEAD Conference (Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability), which is part of…
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 02:55 PM by
BEVERLY HILLS, Calilf. -- For his latest PBS film, Ken Burns teams with co-director Artemis Joukowsky, grandson of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, central figures in "Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War" (Sept. 20). Read more after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 01:07 PM by
Esquire Network renewed docu-series "Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country," filmed in Beaver County, for an eight-episode second season.   Read more after the jump. ... Read more...
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 11:12 AM by
  From the late 1800s to the early 1900s, silent films were “the thing” before IMAX and 3-D glasses. Silent films, with no recorded audio, were shown in a theater where there was space for an orchestra to play live music during the movie, making for a whole new level…
Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016 11:12 AM by
  From the late 1800s to the early 1900s, silent films were “the thing” before IMAX and 3-D glasses. Silent films, with no recorded audio, were shown in a theater where there was space for an orchestra to play live music during the movie, making for a whole new level…