Thursday Feb 27
'Scandal' Case Study: Bellamy Young on Mellie's New Suitor, Threats to the White House
ABC's Scandal returned from its midseason hiatus Thursday with a jam-packed episode that revved up the political thriller's engine for the remainder of its third season, setting up multiple challenges for Fitz on his road to re-election, a backstory for Harrison and a new love interest for beleaguered first lady Mellie.
'Growing Up Fisher' review: Sweet, amusing comedy for the family
"Growing Up Fisher" isn't exactly what you would call "edgy" comedy. When the plot doesn't get any crazier than a blind guy taking a chainsaw to a tree, it's hard to say that a show provides biting social commentary and meta humor.
Two promising NBC half-hours: 'About a Boy' and 'Growing up Fisher'
"About A Boy," starring Benjamin Stockham and David Walton, is a remake of the movie starring Hugh Grant based on the novel by Nick Hornby.
Olympic push for NBC's 'About a Boy'
NBC is giving a last-gasp Olympic push to the sitcom About a Boy with a special preview at the end of the final night of competition in Sochi .
The Wichita Eagle
New NBC sitcoms aim to be nice as well as funny
For years, it seemed, TV comedies were all about clever comebacks and snide put-downs.
Flipping Channels: The Americans, Scandal Ready Once the Olympic Torch is Snuffed
FX and ABC are just two among the many cable and broadcast stations returning from the Olympic break with a rush.
'About a Boy' and 'Growing Up Fisher' review
Benjamin Stockham plays 11-year-old Marcus and David Walton is next-door neighbor Will Freeman in "About a Boy," a title that applies to both characters.
'About a Boy' and 'Growing Up Fisher' add humor and heart to NBC lineup
And a child shall lead them. NBC is introducing two sweet but sly comedies this month, each featuring an 11-year-old boy as a principal character.
San Jose Mercury News
Kevin Bacon, actor for the long haul
When he was a little boy, actor Kevin Bacon owned a collection of hats. He would suddenly become a new character whenever he donned a different hat.