Television

Cultural changes in attitude toward TV

Manjula Stokes has twice sworn off television, once throwing a set off…

 

Savvy chef Russell Jackson seeking permanent TV gig

To become a reality-TV cooking star requires personality, on-camera charisma and culinary…

 

From reality TV to really live

Fans of blockbuster dance reality shows “So You Think You Can Dance”…

 

Late-night dining show kicks off in The City

The premiere of "Feed the Beast" on Wednesday on the Travel Channel …

'California Forever' looks at parks’ past and future

California without Yosemite is a terrifying thought. But the famed park that…

'Sons of Anarchy' star scoffs at challenges

Most people don’t go from lying by the roadside with a broken…

Drew Carey going back to stand-up roots

Drew Carey is slipping into Cobb’s Comedy Club for two nights this…

Dot Jones carries a tune for ‘Glee’

The paraphrased expression “music soothes the savage beast” has taken on new…

The busy life of Cyndi Lauper — on film

To construct her new reality-TV series, alterna-pop queen and gay-rights activist Cyndi…

Don Cornelius, ‘Soul Train’ host, found dead of gunshot wound

Don Cornelius, the creator and longtime host of “Soul Train,” was found…

Kremlin TV to air Julian Assange's new show

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's new talk show will be broadcast on RT,…

Israeli TV station shutdown averted

An Israeli TV station critical of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says its…

Sketchfest show digs deep into past to find the funny

Returning for their fourth year at the 11th annual SF Sketchfest are…

Ricky Gervais keeps Golden Globes joke targets under wraps

Ricky Gervais said on Friday he has already come up with jokes…

'MythBusters' cannonball rips through house, van

A stunt for the TV show "MythBusters" sent an errant cannonball through…

‘The Situation’ causes situation at Las Vegas Apple Store

The blogosphere is abuzz with news that MTV’s “Jersey Shore” “star” Mike…

‘Easy Chinese’ comes to San Francisco

Debuting at 10 a.m. Saturday on the Cooking Channel is “Easy Chinese:…

Cartoons, monsters invade USF Thacher Gallery

Scooby-Doo and Shaggy look scared. Drawn in pencil on a large piece…

The down-low from D.L. Hughley

Despite shifting from gang member to telemarketer to comedian and actor, D.L.…

MTV Turns 30

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