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The actress has made history for the transgender community before, but never quite like this.
Laughs come easy in a new sitcom about the world of open-mic comedy.
A more promising future for Hollywood actresses may rest in the hands of Reese Witherspoon, whose behind-the-scenes muscle resulted in a new HBO series.
The six-hour "Planet Earth II" does everything but talk to the animals.
Two veterans of Second City rally behind a new sitcom that dares to shoot in Detroit.
The NBC drama's nearly 15 million viewers have made it the most watched new show of the season and the most unexpected rookie hit since "Lost" more than a decade ago.
Based on a play by Pulitzer winner Tracy Letts, the new CBS show aims for easy laughs.
Her portrayal of a spunky Minneapolis newswoman made her a TV icon and inspired a generation of young women.
Mary Richards may not be an icon to younger viewers who grew up wanting to sip cosmopolitans with Carrie Bradshaw or vanquish vampires alongside Buffy…
Idina Menzel and Nia Long stay in safe waters for a TV remake of "Beaches."
Kristen Bell rings true in one of the season's finest new sitcoms.
The Obamas are ready to drop the mic, but not before we look back on the lighter side of their time in the White House.
Those who opposed him express an obligation to carry on, while others see opportunity ahead.
Everyone assumed James Delaney was dead. After just a couple of nights in town, most wish he was.
Kaitlin Olson moves to the front of detention class with two high-profile roles.
Actress who put Mpls. on the national TV map had a milestone birthday Thursday.
The potential HBO series could be the jump start needed to make the state a contender again.
Fallen superstars and rising new voices stood out in a stellar 2016.
The comedian, who performs Sunday in Minneapolis, talks about her Amazon series and the joys of airline food.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Gael García Bernal bring sexiness to high-toned roles.
Dan Barreiro, Tom Hauser and others have advice on how to deal with folks who insist on touting "facts" that just aren't true.
Conan O'Brien is one of comedy's elder statesmen. He just doesn't act like it.
Prepping for the Vikings' Thursday night game, the veteran sportscaster looks back.
A city that is synonymous with violence hopes to rebrand itself via prime-time TV production.
The National Geographic miniseries "Mars" drains all the fun from space travel.
"The Big Bang Theory" actress Mayim Bialik has more than Sheldon Cooper on her mind.
The show's success hasn't always helped its judges or contestants, including seven singers who called Minnesota home.
A new TV revamp of "Rocky Horror" may be good fun, but the original film wasn't just a freak show. It was a safe zone.
Disney star "fell in love with Brad" as a Twin Cities tween. Now he's playing the role on Fox.
The director of "Killing Reagan" targets the powerful in politics and showbiz.
The Oscar-nominated actor credits his training at Old Log Theatre for much of his success.
While viewership was down from the first debate, 60 million still tuned in.
"Westworld" has the intrigue, though not the heart, of a memorable HBO drama.
This weekend's Ryder Cup will be the year's most-watched sports event in the U.S.
New Ulm's Wanda Gág House offers insight into one of Minnesota's most successful authors.
Burnsville native Cedric Yarbrough's L.A. gamble finally pays off with a performance that's leaving critics "Speechless."
With his first Emmy, Louie Anderson gives Minnesota a victory away from the football field.
'The Good Place' Any good deeds conducted by Kristen Bell as a princess in “Frozen” are dashed when her con-artist character accidentally gets admitted into…
Louie Anderson’s upset win for “Baskets” was considered a unusual surprise for a ceremony not known for straying off script. Turns out it was just…
Prior Lake's Kylie Bunbury delivers the goods in one of the TV season's most promising new series.
Looking to impress with your Emmy picks? Bet on the return of Jon Snow.
Creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge's complex dramedy features cutting dialogue and masterful physical comedy.
"The Million Dollar Duck," premiering Wednesday on Animal Planet, is an engaging waddle through the U.S. government's annual Federal Duck Stamp Contest.
Game shows are finally giving contestants a run for their money after decades of playing to the lowest common denominator.
With an all-star team, "One Mississippi" is the latest TV gem worth watching back to back to back.
An English actor transitions from playing young Ned Stark to American motorcycle pioneer Bill Harley.
Women get to be as screwed up as that other gender in two mesmerizing series.
Twin Cities-bound Louis C.K. joins a stellar list of comics unafraid to take dramatic departures.
The "Sharknado" franchise inches closer to becoming an endangered species.
Moments of Zen are few among those trying to reach the bar set by the former "Daily Show" host.
Neftlix's first sports docuseries goes beyond the gridiron in profiling would-be college football standouts.
Stephen Colbert's live shows have re-energized the comedian.
"Little House" schoolteacher reflects on being an actress and an addict in Hollywood.
Nineteen African-American actors received Emmy nominations Thursday morning, a record-breaking tally thanks to the huge response to "The People v. O.J. Simpson" and the better-than-expected showing of "Black-ish."
Analysis: Diamond Reynolds' Facebook video divided TV audiences locally and nationally.
John Turturro steps into his late pal James Gandolfini's shoes in the new HBO crime miniseries "The Night Of."
Basic cable's brainiest thriller sticks to the same manual in its highly anticipated second season.
Spurred by health problems and a fear of overstaying his welcome, the 73-year-old will abandon the weekly grind two weeks from now with a final show at the Hollywood Bowl.
Documentaries that take you into the wild don't have to make your stomach turn. After watching "The Hunt," extend your nature walk with these tranquil…
Denis Leary and Cameron Crowe live out different rock 'n' roll fantasies in two cable series.
Television rarely addresses organized religion in any sort of meaningful way, but if anyone can properly explore such tricky territory, it's creator Craig Wright, who has a master's of divinity degree from the United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities.
Journalists have descended on Minnesota — including some paying for news tips.
Ellen Barkin and her clan show a lot of skin as a California crime family.
The Nashville superstar prepares for one of the summer's most anticipated tours, which includes a pit stop Saturday night at Minnesota's Winstock Music Festival.
Lifetime's "UnREAL" earns a rose for its brutal takedown of reality television.
Anthony Hopkins rekindles an old love affair with Shakespeare in "The Dresser," co-starring Ian McKellen.
History Channel hopes to make Kunta Kinte relevant again.
Saturday's show in Minneapolis was sprinkled with more Minnesota references than usual.
A beloved, violent comic book comes to life on AMC, thanks to Seth Rogen & Co.
Late-night Sunday spot to be replaced by extended newscast.
Minnesota comedian Maria Bamford is poised to be Netflix's most reluctant star.
In a career filled with powerhouse performances, Bryan Cranston pulls out all the stops as Lyndon Baines Johnson.
"The Good Wife," which concludes Sunday, has always been the most ambitious, most intoxicating soap opera. Week in and week out, it was the sharpest written, most addictive show on network television. Here's why.
Minnesota goes under the blow dryer in an ESPN show airing Tuesday.
As "Game of Thrones" splits from the books, fantasy fans imagine what's next for HBO's hit show.
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