I dropped my cable TV service more than a year ago and have been relying on Netflix, Hulu and other services to fill my television needs. But I get my shows at least a day late. With CBS' new All Access streaming service, I can watch shows right when they air.
Herbie Hancock doesn't begin or end his newly published memoir "Possibilities" by recalling any of the many highlights in his 50-plus-year career such as receiving the 2008 Album of the Year Grammy Award for "River: The Joni Letters."
If you think of Tyler Florence as the cook next door, the guy you can count on for classics like burgers and onion rings, you may be surprised by his latest effort, "Tyler Florence: Inside the Test Kitchen."
I always expect quality from the PBS series "Craft in America" and it delivers with beautifully filmed profiles of a select number of craft artists that are succinct yet thoughtful. "Service," which airs at 10:30 p.m. ET Sunday, surpasses expectation by focusing on veterans and giving them the opportunity to share opinion and experiences beyond the predictable, if respectful, subjects of sacrifice and politics.
Author of the best-selling book (1992) "Growing Up Brady: I was a Teenage Greg," Barry Williams is best remembered as the oldest son on the 1970s sitcom "The Brady Bunch." The actor, who recently turned 60, says he is happy just to be working. Currently he is working on Great American Country Network's reality show, "A Very Barry Branson," which will document the process of leaving Los Angeles to create a '70s-era musical variety show in Branson, Mo.
Though a little worn around the edges, there's nothing wrong with the snobby-big-fish-finds-happiness-in-a-scummy-small-pond premise of USA's new comedy "Benched." Created by Michaela Watkins and Damon Jones, "Benched" chronicles the travails of Nina (Eliza Coupe), a corporate lawyer who, upon being denied an anticipated promotion, throws such a huge hissy fit she becomes unemployable except at the lowest level, i.e. the public defender's office, where she must cope with her own elitism while learning a few Life Lessons.
It was an image that created hope in the middle of one of the darkest moments in recent American history: Three New York City firefighters raised an American flag amid the rubble of the World Trade Center after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.