Television Critics Association

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2011

    More on TNT's Dallas Reboot. Except Where They're Filming the Danged Thing.

    ​At this very moment the Television Critics Association is holding its biannual press tour in Pasadena, during which the stars of series debuting and returning parade across a stage to tell writers how great those series are. Yesterday, during the press-the-flesh, Variety's Stuart Levine grabbed T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    From the Comments: The Problem With The Good Guys Before It Goes on Summer Vacay

    Fox Broadcasting CompanyBradley Whitford, Matt Nix and Colin Hanks, out selling The Good Guys to TV critics in L.A. today​Back in May, FOX higher-ups spoke glowingly of the locally shot The Good Guys, which wraps its "summer season" tonight; said the network's entertainment president, pairing it w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2007

    Why Read When You Can Read About TV?

    Just a quick reminder that our dear Uncle Barky's out in Los Angeles for the next few weeks, sending back daily (hourly?) missives from the Television Critics Association's press tour, where all the networks trot out their biggest names to pimp their latest product. The Startlegram's Robert Philpot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2006

    Mourning News

    We are not the only ones who get a little sick at the thought of a Dallas Morning News without Ed Bark in it. On Friday, all those who have taken The Dallas Morning News' buyout offer will be ushered out the door. I have no doubt it'll be the subject of much discussion here over the coming week. It' ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 1, 2004

    Depress Tour

    I coulda sworn I was there when they turned on the TV

  • Culture

    December 11, 2003

    A Fan's Notes

    Ideas that were forgotten but not gone in 2003

  • Culture

    July 18, 2002

    After M*A*S*H

    Larry Gelbart is one of TV's last great writers. So why can't he stay tuned?

  • News

    August 28, 1997

    Year of the dog

    Wishbone's Dallas creator prepares to follow Barney down the PBS path to riches