January is always a busy time on TV: The midseason replacement series begin with the end of football season and the ratings losers swept away before the new year starts. And even popular shows kick off new episodes after a holiday season of reruns, all leading up to February sweeps. But this year January is […]
The creator and star of new series about a gay rapper talk about their edgy take on anime CHRIS AZZOPARDI | Contributing Writer email@example.com He’s here, he’s queer … and he raps? It’s almost an oxymoron — or it used to be. But then there was Frank Ocean, the gay hip-hop god who came out in […]
We continue our look back at ’13 with a list of the people in North Texas arts and culture who helped define the year TV is one of the few pop culture categories where year in, year out you can — but don’t have to — see the same titles over and over again. As […]
When I saw Redemption earlier this year, when it was in the running for an Oscar for best documentary short, I thought it had a serious shot at winning
My two most hated phrases in entertainment journalism? (1) “A surprisingly good performance by Bruce Willis.” (When will you cease being surprised he can act?) (2) “Raquel Welch is still beautiful at age x,” where x equals any age since she turned 40. I mean, she’s gorgeous and all, and not 22 anymore, but […]
Dallas fashionista Gregg Asher leads the ‘charge!’ on ‘Million Dollar Shoppers’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor Gregg Asher wants to make one thing perfectly clear: The dress he wears in the premiere episode of the new reality show Million Dollar Shoppers is a man’s garment. And like every bit of clothing he wears, it’s from […]
HBO airs new sex documentary Americans in Bed, a new HBO documentary, puts couples (including some same-sex) in their beds, turns on the camera and has them all pillow-talk about their intimate experiences. Those familiar with HBO will recognize the tone as similar to Real Sex and Taxicab Confessions series, with a hint of […]
Sexy dancer-cum-handyman Francis Toumbakaris swings his big, gay hammer on new HGTV show ‘Brother v. Brother’ HGTV’s newest renovation stud, Francis Toumbakaris, is as comfortable in a pair of tights and pointe shoes as he is in work boots and overalls. Trained in classical ballet since age 12, Toumbakaris has high-kicked his way onto stages […]
Do you hear that slight ringing sound? That’s the death knell for Project Runway.
Well, maybe not dead, but if this isn’t its last season, it’s in earshot.
The seasons of True Blood have been as unpredictable as Star Trek movies: They seem to alternate good and bad. Season 1? Spectacular. Season 2? Eh. Season 3? Much better. Season 4? Disaster. Last season? A bloody mix, with no interesting new villain (save a smoke monster — and Lost beat them to that […]