#OscarsSoWhite hashtag trending after nominations released

Kelly Langin ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards Thursday. “The Revenant”...

Sparkling ‘Smash’

"Smash," the new NBC drama from executive producer Steven Spielberg, is like a good version of "Glee." The talent pool is deeper and richer, it's full of characters who are actually likeable, the story is more mature and it's more realistic.

Slim chances with ‘The Walking Dead’

"It's all about slim chances now and a slim chance is better than none," Rick Grimes tells his not-so-merry band of Zombie Apocalypse survivors in the new season of the hit AMC drama "The Walking Dead."

Summer’s best and worst in entertainment

Summer is often a mixed bag when it comes to entertainment. Good films are usually sandwiched between awful, loud shoot-um-ups, TV shows are light, fluffy summer fun, and the radio is inundated with guilty pleasure music that we'll swear we hated by the time winter rolls around.

“Westworld” intrigues in pilot episode

Rob Carraher CONTRIBUTOR Deriving from the creative mind of the late Michael Crichton, HBO’s newest series, “Westworld” (2016), marries niche genres of science fiction and westerns...

Flawless “Human”

 A vampire, a werewolf and a ghost living together sounds like the beginning of a really bad joke, or at the very least, a really bad ‘tween book.

“13 Reasons Why” makes smooth transition to Netflix original

Kamrin Baker CONTRIBUTOR Published in 2007, the novel “13 Reasons Why” by Jay Asher found its young adult audience quickly and viscerally. Asher told the story...

Grammy Awards celebrate music, life and talent in three and a half hour telecast...

The 54th annual Grammy Awards were held Sunday night and, for the most part, the night proved to be a triumph.