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News, Los Angeles, Television

HBO Miniseries "Show Me A Hero" Premieres Tonight

Posted Aug. 16, 2015, 9:52 am

"Show Me A Hero," a six-part miniseries on the divisiveness in the late 1980s stemming from a federal judge's order to build subsidized low-income housing that would be filled by non-whites in Yonkers, New York, premieres at 8 p.m. tonight on HBO.

The Teen Choice Awards honor the best of TV, movies, music and sports in the eyes of the teen set.

News, Music, Celebrity, Film, Television

Teen Choice Awards Tonight; Full Nomination List Led By Taylor Swift, 'Hunger Games'

Posted Aug. 16, 2015, 9:28 am

Taylor Swift, "The Hunger Games" and superheroes are among the big nominees heading into tonight's presentation of the Teen Choice Awards, honoring the best of TV, movies, music and sports in the eyes of the teen set.

News, Santa Monica, Television

Louganis Documentary Premieres Tonight On HBO

Posted Aug. 4, 2015, 9:14 am

"Back on Board: Greg Louganis," a documentary that the four-time Olympic gold medal-winning diver describes as "a raw look at my life," premieres at 10 p.m. tonight on HBO.

BET Awards to be presented Sunday at Microsoft Theatre (previously Nokia Theatre) at L.A. Live.

News, Awards, Music, Celebrity, Film, Television

Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj Carry Six Nominations For Sunday's BET Awards

Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 7:46 am

Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj will carry a leading six nominations each into Sunday's 15th annual BET Awards, while Beyonce and Lil Wayne each have four.

The 'Big Brother' houseguests include Jace Agolli, a 23-year-old native of Dunwoody, Georgia, who now lives in Venice Beach.

News, Venice, Television

Venice Man To Star In New Season Of "Big Brother" Tonight

Posted Jun. 24, 2015, 9:16 am

"Big Brother" begins its 17th season at 8 p.m. tonight in what CBS is billing as the start of the two-night season premiere, with a special guest appearing each night to reveal twists that could affect the cast and viewers.

News, Santa Monica, Television

CityTV Santa Monica Scoops Three Awards At SCAN STAR Awards

Posted Jun. 12, 2015, 9:13 am

San Diego County received six awards and San Francisco's SFGovTV five today at the SCAN STAR Awards which honor excellence in government television programming in California and Nevada.

Latest Santa Monica City Hall news.

News, Santa Monica, Television, City Hall

Santa Monica Open Data Initiative Earns Technology Awards

Posted Jun. 9, 2015, 9:43 am

The City of Santa Monica has won a Technology Solutions award from the Public Technology Institute for its Open Data Initiative representing “Transparency, Collaboration and Third Party Applications Through Open Data.” The PTI Solutions Awards recognize outstanding advances in the use of technology to improve the management and delivery of local government services.

News, Business, California, Television

Charter Communications To Acquire Time Warner Cable In $55 Billion Deal

Posted May. 26, 2015, 9:25 am

Charter Communications is poised to scoop up Time Warner Cable in a $55 billion deal that would make it the largest pay-TV provider in Southern California, it was reported today.

News, Music, Courts, Television

Singer Sues "X Factor" Producers, Alleging Voice Was Altered In Audition

Posted May. 23, 2015, 9:00 am

The producers of "X Factor" were sued today by a contestant who alleges her voice was altered and that other measures were taken to ensure her audition failed.

News, Santa Monica, Television

NBC Announces Fall Season Line-Up

Posted May. 10, 2015, 2:06 pm

NBC announced today it will begin its fall season with four new dramas, including the return of "Heroes," a limited-run live variety show hosted by Neil Patrick Harris and one new comedy.

The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards will be held today.

News, Santa Monica, Television

42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Today: Check Out Complete Nomination List

Posted Apr. 26, 2015, 8:23 am

Television's best talk shows, network morning programs, soap operas and game shows will be honored at today's 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank.

The Kids Choice Awards will be handed out at the Forum today.

News, Music, Film, Television

Kids Choice Awards Tonight: Full Nomination List

Posted Mar. 28, 2015, 9:37 am

Meryl Streep has a chance to add yet another award to already-impressive resume tonight when the Kids Choice Awards are handed out at the Forum.

News, Santa Monica, Television

"Battle Creek" Police Drama Premieres Tonight On CBS

Posted Mar. 1, 2015, 8:03 am

"Battle Creek," a drama about two mismatched law enforcement officers created by Vince Gilligan before he created "Breaking Bad," premieres at 10 p.m. tonight on CBS.

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Film, Television

Full Nomination List For Tonight's 19th annual Satellite Awards

Posted Feb. 15, 2015, 10:08 am

The dark comedy and awards-season favorite "Birdman" has a leading 10 nominations for the 19th annual Satellite Awards, which will be presented tonight by the International Press Academy.

Latest television ratings news.

News, Santa Monica, Television

CBS Finishes First In TV Ratings Race For 14th Time In 18-Week-Old Season

Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:10 am

CBS had 20 of last week's 24 most-watched prime-time programs to finish first in the television ratings race for the 14th time in the 18-week-old season.

Michael Keaton in "Birdman".

News, Awards, Film, Television

SAG Awards In-Depth Recap: Birdman Wins Best Ensemble

Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:26 am

"Birdman" capped a golden weekend by winning the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding ensemble cast tonight, although its star Michael Keaton lost his bid for best actor to Eddie Redmayne for "The Theory of Everything."

KCAL9, NBC4 and KTLA won the big awards for the best Los Angeles newscasts at the 65th annual Golden Mike Awards.

News, Awards, Television

65th Annual Golden Mike Awards Recognize KCAL9, NBC4, KTLA5

Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:17 am

KCAL9, NBC4 and KTLA5 won the big awards for the best Los Angeles newscasts at the 65th annual Golden Mike Awards tonight.

A 32-year-old coconut vendor from Santa Monica has been cast in "Survivor Worlds Apart" - the 30th seasons of the reality show.

News, Santa Monica, Television

Santa Monica Coconut Vendor To Star In 30th Season Of "Survivor"

Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 9:23 am

The 30th season of "Survivor" will have the first-time theme of "Worlds Apart" with the 18 contestants divided into "White Collar," "Blue Collar" and "No Collar" tribes, according to CBS.

Fox has ordered second seasons of the Batman prequel 'Gotham.'

News, Santa Monica, Television

"Gotham," "Empire," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" Renewed On Fox

Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 9:07 am

Fox announced today that it has ordered second seasons of the Batman prequel "Gotham," the midseason music-industry drama "Empire" and a third season of the comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."

Latest television ratings news.

News, Sports, Football, Television

33.4 Million Viewers Tune In For College Football Playoff National Championship

Posted Jan. 14, 2015, 9:31 am

ESPN's coverage of the College Football Playoff National Championship averaged 33.4 million viewers, the most for any cable television program, according to live-plus-same day figures released by Nielsen Tuesday.

Diogo Morgado in the new CW show 'The Messengers.'

News, Los Angeles, Business, Television

CW Network Renews Eight Scripted Fall Series, Unveils "The Messengers", "iZombie"

Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 9:39 am

The CW Network today announced that it has renewed all eight scripted series on its fall schedule and unveiled a midseason lineup including two new dramas, "The Messengers" and "iZombie," and the competition series, "Cedric's Barber Battle."

'Boyhood' follows the joys and pitfalls of growing up are seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (pictured-Ellar Coltrane), his parents (Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke) and his sister (Lorelei Linklater).

News, Awards, Film, Television, Beverly Hills

"Boyhood" Wins Big At Golden Globe Awards

Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 9:32 am

"Boyhood," the groundbreaking family drama filmed over the course of 12 years with the same cast, was the big winner tonight at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, winning prizes for best drama film, best director and supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.

The 2015 Golden Globe Awards will be held Sunday, Jan. 11.

News, Awards, Film, Television, Hollywood

Full Nomination List For Golden Globe Awards Sunday

Posted Jan. 10, 2015, 8:38 am

Awards season will kick into high gear Sunday with the presentation of the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, with "Birdman" carrying a leading seven nominations into the Beverly Hilton ceremony.

Animated comedy 'Bob's Burgers' has been renewed for a sixth season.

News, Santa Monica, Television

"Bob's Burgers" To Receive Sixth Season On Fox With 22 Additional Episodes

Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:06 am

Fox announced Thursday it has renewed the Emmy-winning animated comedy"Bob's Burgers" for a sixth season, ordering 22 additional episodes.

Eleven films and 10 television programs will be celebrated today as winners of AFI Awards from the American Film Institute.

News, Film, Television, Beverly Hills

American Film Institute To Celebrate Winners Of AFI Awards Today

Posted Jan. 9, 2015, 9:02 am

"Boyhood," "Interstellar" and "Game of Thrones" are among 11 films and 10 television programs that will be celebrated today as winners of AFI Awards from the American Film Institute.

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