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Shining stars The “42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors,” taped last weekend, promises to be a touching broadcast, especially when the spotlight turns to “Sesame Street,”…
The wolf at the door Any negative comments that Michelle Wolf got from her 2018 gig as celebrity roaster during the White House Correspondents Dinner…
Muslim comedians are finding success on stage without losing their religion.
"How cool is that when people turn on the TV Saturday morning, they'll see a white blanket over a college campus?" said Drew Gallagher, the show's coordinating producer
Not built to last “Broken,” a four-part documentary series that examines negligence in the production and marketing of popular products, may have you think…
Four-hour film puts the spotlight on convicts eager to make the most out of their time in jail.
"Mad About You" reboot now streaming, but only on Spectrum.
How to get your fill of great TV that's right for you for about $30 a month.
Lots of duets on tap at CMA Awards.
Minnesota's victory over Penn State played well around the nation, and also was the most watched ever in the Twin Cities on an ESPN-related network since those numbers started being tracked.
Hamming it up “Green Eggs and Ham” is pretty thin material to build a whole series around, but this new effort pulls it off with…
Cast members will be signing memorabilia and posing for pictures during the inaugural edition of GalaxyCon Minneapolis.
Ready for their close-ups Camera operators rarely get much fanfare. “Image Makers: The Adventures of America’s Pioneer Cinematographers” attempts to give these artists their…
Lakeville natives have turned their paranormal activities into a spirited new cable series.
Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin talk about aging not so gracefully in their award-winning sitcom.
Happy meals David Chang isn’t as extroverted as the late Anthony Bourdain, which is why it was smart that the chef brought along outgoing celebrities…
Hwy. 169 revisited Bob Dylan returns to his home state after a two-year absence — and makes his first appearance in Mankato since 1996. Set…
Expect three days of hilarity at five Minneapolis venues for comedy fest.
End of the road “Why Bridges Collapse” focuses largely on the 2018 disaster in Genoa, Italy, that claimed 63 lives. But roughly three minutes…
The veteran actor is ready to take Minnesotans behind-the-scenes of a cinematic gem.
A Minneapolis producer is turning a family tragedy into a podcast empire.
Longtime NBC personality Bob Costas will be behind the microphone for the Twins' playoff opener in New York.
Prankster Larry Thompson is signing off from radio's "Moon & Staci" show. And this time it's no joke.
The local Comcast operator will not offer the game for free, so buying the Sports package is a viewing option.
These cartoons aren't on Saturday mornings.
It's the golden age of TV animation with a grown-up lineup of shows. Just don't tell your kids.
'Sunrise' anchor Gia Vang discusses adapting to Minnesota's progressive and passive-aggressive culture.
Watching the detective Cobie Smulders proved she can deliver one-liners on “How I Met Your Mother” and body blows in Marvel movies. “Stumptown” shows…
Emmy nominee Michael Starrbury is determined to make it big in Hollywood while sticking around in Minnesota.
'Fleabag' dominated the comedy categories, while 'Game of Thrones' goes out a winner.
Women are in the forefront of the most intriguing races.
Prepping for the ball If you’re not busy laying out your fancy duds for Friday’s theatrical release of the “Downton Abbey” movie, you may want…
Reason to believe Toni Collette and Merritt Wever don’t appear until the second episode of “Unbelievable.” It’s worth the wait. The two Emmy winners…
She performed on "Conan" and wrote for "Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj." But she's "just not a big city person."
Women and minorities take center stage in Ken Burns' epic documentary "Country Music."
Comedian Kulap Vilaysack makes a film about a secret that nearly tore her Minnesota family apart.
Up, up and away Aisling Bea is the writer and star of “This Way Up,” a brilliant new comedy about an English teacher who…
Twin Cities-bred comic Alice Wetterlund has calmed down and sobered up. But she can still kick your butt.
The Emmy-winning Minnesota native is "full of gratitude" as his show ends.
The farewell The title of “Alternate Endings: Six New Ways to Die in America” says it all. The documentary shares stories from a half-dozen different…
The "Star Trek" legend and AMC team up to shine a light on one of the most tragic chapters in American history.
Snap judgments Photographer Thomas Allen Harris asks folks to share their “Family Pictures,” revealing an intimate history of America in this three-part series that…
Much of the original cast of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is back playing versions of themselves.
Horsin’ around It’s a crime that Weird Al Yankovic hasn’t been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. But at least the satirist…
Mindy Kaling's series is loosely based on the 1994 film.
Martian chronicles If looking back on our travels to the moon left you less than inspired, you may want to set course for an even…
Nancy O'Dell revisits Hollywood scandals in Reelz special.
"Killing Eve" star would be the first Asian actor to win for a leading role.
"Suits" spinoff stars Gina Torres.
On July 20, 1969, roughly 600 million viewers worldwide sat riveted to their TV sets. But for many folks under 50, Neil Armstrong might just as well have taken his stroll during the Ice Age.
Children's TV ventures into new territory with the first animated show for kids with a Native American hero.
Entertainment, fashion and more drew inspiration from space travel.
Kate McCarthy is making an impact in comedy, one nutty character at a time.
REVIEW: "Five Presidents" suggests that life after the White House is no rose garden.
The show, still a pop-culture phenomenon, celebrates with a one-hour special Friday and a party Saturday at the Mall of America.
All-star roster Tracy Morgan will never pass for a professional athlete, but it should be great fun watching him host the “2019 ESPY Awards,”…
David Harbour is heftier and funnier than ever as "Stranger Things" returns this week.
A new season of "Veronica Mars' drops July 26.
REVIEW: Big names alone aren't enough to throw a memorable party.
The legendary actor will look back on her film career in a special event at the Ordway.
The venerable comic recalls how WCCO helped launch his career.
A little respect Anyone who still thinks Marisa Tomei didn’t deserve her Oscar for 1992’s “My Cousin Vinny” should go back and give the…
Hello, roommates “Big Brother” returns with 16 new contestants, including a wine-safari guide, a college soccer star, a preschool aide and a Broadway dancer.…
The inaugural Minneapolis Comedy Festival may not be as star-studded as other cities’ showcases, but it has a decent mix of up-and-coming acts, unsinkable veterans…
Big-name stars include Seth Meyers, George Lopez, John Leguizamo, D.L. Hughley, Fortune Feimster and Cedric the Entertainer.
New PBS documentary offers a master class on an influential figure in American theater.
As a CBS News correspondent based in California, she's fattening a résumé that could very well lead to a network anchor position or a spot with "60 Minutes."
True Royalty TV goes deep on coverage of royal baby.
TV is saying "Time's Up" to sexual abusers on screen and behind the camera.
Miley Cyrus shows up on "Black Mirror."
The legendary therapist has more than sex on her mind in a revealing new documentary.
When the celebrated author dove into the most ambitious TV project of his career, he turned to a Minnesotan.
Familiar characters have some unfinished business in the ultimate anti-Western.
"The InBetween" revisits "Medium" concept.
Those were the days “Live in Front of an Audience: Norman Lear’s ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons’ ” offers contemporary stars like Woody Harrelson…