Posted Sep. 21, 2014, 6:31 am
"Madam Secretary," a drama starring Tea Leoni as a secretary of state balancing demands of her job with her responsibilities to her family, premieres at 8 p.m. tonight and will be rerun at 10 p.m. on CBS.
Posted Aug. 27, 2014, 9:21 am
Up to 3,000 Los Angeles customers have reported a loss of cable and or internet service, an internet service provider said today.
Posted Aug. 23, 2014, 9:49 am
Beyonce has a leading eight nominations heading into Sunday's presentation of the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, including nods for video of the year, best female video, best choreography and best collaboration for her work with husband Jay Z.
Posted Aug. 16, 2014, 8:13 am
Bob Newhart, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Melissa McCarthy, Jane Fonda and Betty White are among the nominees for today's Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which will be presented at the Nokia Theater.
Posted Aug. 10, 2014, 8:47 am
The entertainment industry's seemingly never-ending awards season will be in the hands of teenagers tonight with the presentation of the 2014 Teen Choice Awards, honoring feats such as on-screen liplocks and hissy fits.
Posted Aug. 2, 2014, 8:59 am
Had you been walking around near UCLA last Tuesday, which of the following two things would you have least imagined might happen to you: One, you would find yourself confronting a tornado with man-eating sharks spinning around inside of it. Two, the pavement in the street before you would crack open and a giant geyser of water would shoot out of the hole causing untold damage to the campus of UCLA?
Posted Jun. 28, 2014, 9:45 am
President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Los Angeles area July 23 to speak at a Democratic National Committee fundraising reception and dinner at the home of television producer Shonda Rhimes.
Posted May. 2, 2014, 6:30 am
The new “Halo” television series is releasing in June and it will not be available on Netflix or Hulu Plus or Amazon Prime. Instead, “Halo” and a lineup of other animation programs, comedies, documentaries, dramas, live events, and unscripted shows will be available on Xbox Originals, Xbox Entertainment Studios announced on Monday from its Santa Monica offices.
Posted Apr. 27, 2014, 8:53 am
Santa Monica CityTV’s new live call-in program “It’s Your Call” premieres this Thursday, May 1 from 7 pm to 8 pm on cable channel 16.
Posted Mar. 22, 2014, 6:00 am
“Class: excellence or elegance, especially in dress, design, or behavior.” It is this definition I would like to apply to some recent developments in TV content, where lately I’m observing that a little class seems to be slowly creeping back into the thinking and execution of some of the stuff we watch on television.
Posted Feb. 12, 2014, 9:23 am
The third season of "Men At Work" on TBS is almost complete, but do not expect it to lose any steam before the March 12 season finale.
Posted Nov. 26, 2013, 9:49 am
Parenting, health, careers, finance, and politics – that’s just some of the women’s issues topics featured on Santa Monica City TV’s new show called “Candid Conversations.”
Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 7:20 am
Fans of ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank” will be able to see two Santa Monica entrepreneurs pitch their hip new smart phone accessory on tonight’s new episode at 9 pm.
Posted Nov. 13, 2013, 11:23 am
The Mirror's own Santa Monica Beat host, Denyc, is a top 5 finalist for KTLA's host for a day competition.
Posted Oct. 24, 2013, 8:02 am
Apparently sex sells. My recent Hot Flash column titled “The Power of the Blowjob” was featured on the Jay Leno Show last Monday. There we were, my associate Dienna D’Olimpio and I on international TV. What fun.
Posted Oct. 8, 2013, 9:55 am
A cheeky headline in the May 31 edition of the Santa Monica Mirror was featured on Monday's episode of “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.”
Posted Oct. 2, 2013, 8:50 am
Gregg Oppenheimer was born six days after his father’s pilot of “I Love Lucy” aired. Creator, producer, and head writer of the iconic show, Jess Oppenheimer’s credits during the Golden Age of Radio are legion and include co-producing “The Danny Kaye Show” with Lucille Ball, “The United States Steel Hour,” “Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre,” “The Debbie Reynolds Show,” and “Get Smart.”
Posted Sep. 28, 2013, 9:06 am
Do you have a question for Santa Monica’s Police Chief? If you do, check out CityTV’s newest program, “Ask the Chief,” which will feature Santa Monica Police Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks on a live one-hour call-in program on Thursday, Oct. 3 from 4-5 pm on cable channel 16.
Posted Sep. 12, 2013, 8:58 am
Charlie Sheen was presented with a belated Santa Monica High School diploma on Wednesday’s “The Tonight Show With Jay Leno.”
Posted Jul. 4, 2013, 8:45 am
Behind a discreet orange door on 19th Street in the Mid City neighborhood is the City of Santa Monica’s new CityTV studio, which produces more than 80 half-hour shows each 10-week season on Channel 16.
Posted May. 10, 2013, 9:00 am
With the toe-tapping 1920s music of Richard Halpern and his band filling the air of the Fairmont Miramar Hotel’s luscious outdoor setting, smiling guests arrived attired in their finest vintage clothing last Friday night – women in wonderful flapper dresses wearing hats or bejeweled head bands and men in their afternoon tuxedoes.
Posted May. 3, 2013, 9:20 am
Downtown Santa Monica will kick off its celebration for BritWeek tonight with a staging of a 1920s Downton Abbey Vintage party to benefit Big Brothers and Big Sisters at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel.
Posted Apr. 15, 2013, 11:55 am
Back in the late 1980s Santa Monica artist Willow Evans supplied the paintings that hung on the walls of Southfork Ranch on "Dallas" and the home at the "Falcon Crest" winery.
Posted Feb. 28, 2013, 8:29 am
Santa Monica resident Julie Moran will be helping women change their lives as the Host of the new makeover series called “Mission Makeover,” produced by O2 Production Studios and airing on Lifetime.
Posted Feb. 14, 2013, 8:03 am
"Today" show news correspondent Sara Haines last week visited Santa Monica with along with Kathie Lee and Hoda, which shined the spotlight on our City by the sea.