Everybody’s Talkin’!

by Luaine Lee Tribune News Service Seems like everybody loves to blabber.  Faith Hill has announced that she will executive produce a daytime talk show concentrating on cooking, gardening, home entertaining, and other things domestic.  Hill has enlisted Oprah defector…

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Comedian Does No Harm

By Luaine Lee Tribune News Service Comic Ken Jeong, who is a physician, plays one on television in ABC’s new sitcom, “Dr. Ken,” premiering Friday. BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. –All of his life Ken Jeong had only one goal in life: …

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The Killjoys Hannah John-Kamen!

Hannah John-Kamen may look fragile, but she plays a tough bounty hunter in the Syfi Channel’s new thriller, “Killjoys.” By Luaine Lee Tribune News Service PASADENA, Calif. –Actress Hannah John-Kamen never had trouble saying what she thought, even as a…

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Kiwis Get Into the Mystery Genre

by Luaine Lee We’ve pored over majestic murder mysteries from our former fatherland, Britain, like “Foyle’s War,” “Poirot,” “Vera,” “George Gently,” and we’ve cottoned onto Aussie detectives like “Jack Irish,” Sam Callaghan from “Serangoon Road” and ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­“Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries.”…

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Billy Crystal Goes Swedish!

American television execs are great at “borrowing” TV shows from other countries. We have “The Returned,” pilfered from France, “The Office,” and “House of Cards” based on better versions by the Brits. “Ugly Betty,” a rip-off of a Colombian telenovela,…

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