TV & Media
August 14, 2019
Kirby Howell-Baptiste in “Why Women Kill.”

TV picks for Aug. 15: 'The Family,' 'Broadway Sandwich,' 'Why Women Kill'

Say a little prayer You would assume that the most powerful force in Washington is the president. But “The Family” argues that it’s actually a…
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August 13, 2019
Akili McDowell and Phylicia Rashad in “David Makes Man.”

TV picks for Aug. 14: 'Danny's House,' 'Alternate Endings,' 'David Makes Man'

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…
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August 13, 2019
David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc in "Friends."

'Friends' will be there for you — in theaters

Sitcom will celebrate 25th anniversary by showing 12 episodes in movie theaters.
TV & Media
August 12, 2019

TV talk-show highlights Aug. 13

Morning9 a.m.Live With Kelly and Ryan Jimmy Kimmel, Yara Shahidi, Gwendoline Christie. (KSTP, Ch. 5)Late night10:35 p.m.Lights Out With David Spade Dennis Miller,…
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August 12, 2019
Stand-up comic Aida Rodriguez and Tiffany Haddish in “Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready.”

TV picks for Aug. 13: 'Tiffany Haddish: They Ready,' 'Free Meek,' 'Mysteries Decoded'

Tiffany collection"Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready" gives the red-hot comic an opportunity to spotlight some of her peers still waiting for their big breaks.…
TV & Media
August 11, 2019
Dennis Franz and Kim Delaney on “NYPD Blue,” which aired from 1993 to 2005.

Revival of 'NYPD Blue' hasn't made it past the pilot stage

Q: Is there going to be a new "NYPD Blue"? If so, when will it be on?A: Fans of the police drama, which originally aired…
TV & Media
August 10, 2019
George Takei

With new AMC series, 'Star Trek' veteran George Takei confronts real-life horror

The "Star Trek" legend and AMC team up to shine a light on one of the most tragic chapters in American history.
TV & Media
August 10, 2019
Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye and Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man.

Video review: Superheroes cry it out in 'Avengers: Endgame'

Superheroes cry it out The episodic and overstuffed “Avengers: Endgame” (⋆⋆⋆; PG13) shines in parts. The key conflict involves Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), the…
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August 10, 2019
Betty Gilpin and Alison Brie in “GLOW.”

TV picks for Aug. 11-15: 'David Makes Man,' 'GLOW,' 'Straight Up Steve Austin'

Put a ring on it “GLOW” has lost much of its luster since its knockout of a first season — and transplanting the action…
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August 9, 2019
Michelle Lanier shared stories of her grandmother’s legacy and her family’s life in North Carolina for “Family Pictures.”

TV picks for Aug. 12: 'Family Pictures,' 'The Terror: Infamy,' 'Straight Up Steve Austin'

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…
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August 9, 2019

TV picks for Aug. 10-11: 'Manson: The Women,' 'Teen Choice 2019,' 'My Favorite Shapes by Julio Torres'

Helter skelter If Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” has you wanting to learn more about Charles Manson, check out “Manson: The…
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August 8, 2019
Chris Lowell and Geena Davis in “GLOW.”	ALI GOLDSTEIN • Netflix

TV picks for Aug. 9-11: 'Actors Studio,' 'GLOW,' 'The Food That Built America,' 'Succession'

Cool hand Paul Before Bravo turned over its airwaves to the “Real Housewives,” it was best known for “Inside the Actors Studio,” the series…
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August 7, 2019
Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron in “Long Shot.”

Nielsen ratings for July 29-Aug. 4: Big week for 'Bachelorette'; 'Long Shot' top movie rental

Here are the top 20 broadcast TV shows for the week of July 29-Aug. 4 (Monday to Sunday), based on the number of viewers, according…
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August 7, 2019
Nicole Kang in “Two Sentence Horror Stories.”

TV picks for Aug. 8: 'Wu Assassins,' 'Two Sentence Horror Stories,' 'Chasing the Cure'

Doctor in the house “Chasing the Cure” may not be as effective as visiting a doctor, but it sounds more helpful than searching the internet.…
TV & Media
August 6, 2019
Jennie Garth in the “BH90210” reunion series.

TV picks for Aug. 7: '90210' gang reunites plus 'Bulletproof' and Morris Day on 'Sherman's Showcase'

Much of the original cast of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is back playing versions of themselves.
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August 5, 2019
Nina Klemm and Michael LeSure in “Flipping Exes.”

TV picks for Aug. 6: 'Woodstock,' 'Flipping Exes,' 'Undercover Billionaire'

They were stardustEveryone and their grandmother claims they were at the most famous musical festival of all time, but the people interviewed for "Woodstock: Three…
TV & Media
August 5, 2019

TV talk-show highlights Aug. 6

Morning9 a.m.Live With Kelly and Ryan Jenna Dewan, Julianne Moore, ­Marlon Wayans, Sara Lynn Cauchon. (KSTP, Ch. 5)Late night10:35 p.m.The Tonight Show Starring…
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August 5, 2019
Queen Maeve (Dominique McElligott) and Homelander (Antony Starr) in “The Boys.”

Superheroes in Amazon Prime's 'The Boys' aren't heroic

You might have noticed that it's hard to find heroes in Amazon Prime's new series "The Boys," which dropped July 26. A look at the…
TV & Media
August 4, 2019

TV talk show highlights for Monday, Aug. 5

9 a.m.Live With Kelly and Ryan Jenna Dewan, Shannen Doherty, Jacob Tremblay, Marissa Mullen. (KSTP, Ch. 5)3 p.m.Jerry Springer A woman believes her…
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August 4, 2019
“Mary Tyler Moore” regulars Cloris Leachman, Valerie Harper, Betty White and Georgia Engel in “Hot in Cleveland.”

TV picks for Aug. 5: 'Hot in Cleveland,' 'My Life Is Murder,' 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Some like it hot"Hot in Cleveland," the sitcom that reminded us that Betty White is a national treasure, may have been canceled four years…

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