Posted on December 3, 2017
It’s easy to see why the new Netflix play Dark (currently streaming) was selected to feature in the Toronto International Film Festival in September. It looks stunning.
Posted on December 1, 2017
Hubert Lacroix was seething. In early November, 2014, the president of CBC/Radio-Canada had just gotten his hands on the book Ici Était Radio-Canada, an incendiary assault by ex-employee Alain Saulnier, who was dismissed two years before as head of the public broadcaster’s French-language news and current affairs. The publication, Lacroix remembered this week, comprised dozens of issues which he thought ranged from factual inaccuracies to libels. So he consulted with a lawyer and ready to sue.
Posted on November 30, 2017
Jim Nabors, the bashful Alabaman whose down-home humor made him a TV star as Gomer Pyle and whose amazingly operatic voice kept him a favorite in Las Vegas and other showplaces, died Thursday. He was 87.
Posted on November 29, 2017
Exactly what Matt Lauer is accused of doing is unknown at this point. What’s certain is that he’s been fired by NBC. What’s also certain is that morning TV in the United States is now in turmoil.