Donal Logue: Copper star, career counselor

Donal Logue (right) accepts the key to a 2001 Sebring So Donal Logue is bombing along the Trans-Canada highway, heading East from Vancouver to Northern Ontario. This was a couple of years ago. The actor was heading to the set of CBC’s Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town.He was making the drive in two days, this… Read on

TONIGHT: King & Maxwell trade T.O. for B.C.

Jon Tenney and Rebecca Romijn are King & Maxwell You’ll want to catch Tuesday’s Canadian premiere of King & Maxwell from the very beginning (10 p.m. on Showcase). There’s a stunt involving a runaway bus that took place on the streets of Toronto that has to be seen to be believed.“It’s supposed to be D.C.… Read on

Blurred Lines as Much morphs into Comedy 2.0

Robin Thicke looks on as Miley Cyrus destroys an entire inventory ofDisney Channel content at Sunday’s 2013 MTV Video Music Awards DID YOU SEE IT?? That shocking, shocking display Sunday night on MuchMusic’s broadcast of the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards?? No, not Miley Cyrus in her undies. PUH-lease. I’m talking about the countless promotional… Read on

Koker is back Counting Cars on History

Koker and Mack let Brioux know how many of them have cool cars Wanted: one Rat Fink ring.Last June when I was in Las Vegas, I asked Danny Koker, star of Counting Cars, if he had one of the bug-eyed rodent rings from the ’60s.“Wish I had–Bill, are you offering me one?” said Koker, whose… Read on

Seitz: a tip of the recap to TV critics today

Are modern TV critics stuck on a hamster wheel? Recapping themselves into “becoming either burned out or a hack”? Turning into “fan-cum-critics” too smitten with stars and showrunners?Matt Zoller Seitz (left) addresses how TV journalists are, like almost everybody else these days, reinventing themselves in a lively and thoughtful column at Vulture.Seitz is the TV… Read on

Oh Rob!

“Dick Van Dyke rescued from burning car.” There’s a headline that will get your attention. The 87-year-old actor has survived marriage to a 40-year-old and even headaches from his giant titanium teeth. Now he’s getting pulled out of a flaming Jaguar on a Los Angeles freeway. I blame tripping over that auto-man all those years… Read on

Lee Thompson Young: 1984 – 2013

Just over two years ago, I met Lee Thompson Young on the set of Rizzoli & Isles. It was reported Monday that the 29-year-old actor has taken his own life.Just as when Cory Monteith was found dead earlier this year, the news seems unbelievable. Why would this young man, working on a hit TV show,… Read on