Articles tagged television interview

9 Sep 2007 // 6:07 AM

A stop-and-chat with the ‘King of Curmudgeons’

LOS ANGELES—Going 12 rounds with Mike Tyson? No sweat. Fighting Rosie O’Donnell for the last slice of chocolate mousse? Piece of cake. Approaching Larry

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Robi Ludwig is the host—and ref—on GSN’s ‘Without Prejudice’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—Ever met someone to whom you took an immediate dislike? Or on first acquaintance have you felt you’ve known the other

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21 Aug 2007 // 3:19 AM

Ted Danson relishes playing the bad guy for a change

Ted Danson knows that Glenn Close scares people. “C’mon, she’s evil!” Danson said jokingly of the actress, who stars in FX’s “Damages” (10

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15 Aug 2007 // 8:01 AM

Comedy boils over when Lewis Black hits the stage

Picture an angry bull or bulldog in an old cartoon: His hoofs/paws beat the ground, his nostrils flare and steam is coming out of

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14 Aug 2007 // 4:03 AM

Kenneth Branagh takes Shakespeare to Japan for HBO

Irish actor Kenneth Branagh just cannot leave well enough alone. Not only is he an actor of note (he’s been dubbed the heir apparent

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‘Deadwood’ creator back with HBO’s ‘John From Cincinnati’

HBO’s “John From Cincinnati” ends its first, and possibly last, season on Sunday night, and the only thing that’s clear is that David

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23 Jul 2007 // 5:07 AM

Glenn Close calls the shots on her new series

"Subliminally, people still think women in power are considered aberrant," Close says. "It's been that way for centuries. I want Patty to be a good leader. I don't want her to lead by fear or screaming."

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12 Jul 2007 // 3:58 AM

Bill Maher clearly loves to speak his mind. But unlike other comedians, what is on Maher’s mind isn’t his bad date or his

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8 Jun 2007 // 5:01 AM

Richard Lewis is anything but unhappy

Here’s how far Richard Lewis will go for a laugh, especially when his good buddy, “Seinfeld” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” creator Larry David, is

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For half a century, Bob Barker has been hosting game shows

The time is right for the coolest 83-year-old in television to step away from “The Price Is Right.” “This is an appropriate time for me

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Is offbeat stylist Ben Mollin cut out to be a ‘Shear Genius’?

CHICAGO - Ben Mollin doesn’t look like a man who would know about hair. First of all, he barely has any - he keeps

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15 May 2007 // 3:45 AM

PASADENA, Calif.—Recently, actor Aidan Quinn was on his roof during a downpour trying to dislodge leaves clogging the gutters. That might’ve been an

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9 Apr 2007 // 9:18 AM

Robert Vaughn does the `Hustle’ for AMC

PASADENA, Calif. - To most people he’ll always be the debonair Napoleon Solo, “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” But Robert Vaughn

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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