‘The Patterns never lie:’ ‘Touch’ has a good start

"Touch," the new series by Tim Kring ("Heroes"), requires a pretty big leap of faith. It's an incredibly high concept and has moments that are hard to believe.


‘Boardwalk Empire’ lets Buscemi shine

Steve Buscemi has a long and accomplished acting career. He was disturbing as a serial killer in "Con Air," terrifying as a hit man in "Things To Do When You're Dead in Denver" and practical and smart as Mr. Pink in "Reservoir Dogs," but all were supporting roles. Despite this varied history, his career lacked a crown jewel, so it is fitting that his first major starring role is in an HBO series. In "Boardwalk Empire," he plays Enoch "Nucky" Thompson, an Irish gangster/city treasurer in 1920s Atlantic City.


69th annual Golden Globes: The year of snubs and surprises

"Let's face it, the Golden Globes are just like the Oscars, but without any of that esteem," host Ricky Gervais said, opening the Golden Globes Sunday night. The awards show, put on by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, honors both film and television.


18th annual SAG an entertaining show

The annual Screen Actors Guild Awards is always one of the most fun and unique award shows. Actors choose the nominees—other actors—most of whom are really talented and sometimes rarely recognized performers.


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.


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."


Actors and execution save “Breakout Kings”

The key to good television is believability. Regardless of the story, the characters have to be people you want to know and the writing strong enough that you're willing to follow the characters anywhere.


Kutcher steps in to save ‘Two and a Half Men’

The season premiere of "Two and a Half Men" left Charlie Sheen in the dust as producers prayed Ashton Kutcher would be replacement gold.