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Anderson Cooper on the letter Stephen Colbert sent him after Gloria Vanderbilt’s death

During a CNN interview with Stephen Colbert on Thursday, Anderson Cooper opened up about the recent loss of his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, and the letter Colbert sent him after her …

How Mister Rogers became a timeless oracle of parenting wisdom

He is best known for what he meant to children. That was, after all, what Fred Rogers’s life and career were all about – every song he sang, every puppet …

After ‘Bachelorette’ finale, Hannah Brown looks to future

Now that she’s moved on from being ABC’s “The Bachelorette,” Hannah Brown is looking to the future.

‘The Bachelor Live on Stage’ passes out roses March 8 at the FICA

Hosted by “The Bachelor” fan favorite Ben Higgins, “The Bachelor Live on Stage” fits an entire season of “The Bachelor” drama into one night, giving audience members the opportunity to …

How ‘Stranger Things’ made Starcourt Mall

In the latest season of “Stranger Things,” the newly opened Starcourt Mall captivates the residents of Hawkins, Indiana. The Starcourt offers everything a Midwestern consumer in 1985 could ask for …

Stream on Demand: ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ to Cherry Tree Lane

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.

Stream on Demand: Netflix releases more ‘Stranger Things’

Also new in the streaming universe: “The Loudest Voice” with Russell Crowe as Roger Ailes and the complete “Veronica Mars.”

A convoluted ‘Stranger Things’ follows its primal ’80s urges to one monster of a mall

“Stranger Things” is both a longing and an ode to a mishmash of ingredients: John Carpenter, Steven Spielberg, Stephen King, Freddy Krueger, Rambo, the Terminator, the aliens of LV-426, the …

Around the remote: TV is blasting off for the anniversary of the moon landing

DON’T MISS: “Apollo 11” – Television is about to unleash a barrage of specials commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing (July 20, 1969). None figure to be …

UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 4:15 p.m.

Stream on Demand: Jordan Peele strikes again with the horrifying ‘Us’

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and other streaming services.

Around the remote: Showtime goes to Boston with ‘City on a Hill’

Don’t Miss: “City on a Hill” – Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge lead the cast in this new drama series set in 1990s Boston.

“Romeo and Juliet” director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, famed for his romantic film “Romeo and Juliet” as well as other operas, films and television, has died at 96

Did James Holzhauer break the ‘Jeopardy’ record? Here’s what happened.

James Holzhauer, the unflappable “Jeopardy!” champion who has brought in more than $2 million in winnings, was poised to beat Ken Jennings’ record haul.

Around the remote: Movie gives ‘Deadwood’ new life

When David Milch’s searing Western left the air after three seasons in 2006, it was denied a proper ending. Now, 13 years later, the show’s frustrated fans finally get the …

The ‘Game of Thrones’ finale didn’t answer all of our questions: Here are 13 things still bothering us

Warning: This contains many spoilers covering the entirety of “Game of Thrones.” We have finally come to the end: Winter has come and gone, the watch is over (sort of) …

UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 3:37 p.m.

The long journey of Bran Stark on ‘Game of Thrones’

Warning: Contains spoilers for the entirety of “Game of Thrones.” After Sunday’s finale, the people of Westeros are all hailing King Bran the Broken, the Human Google who can see …

’Big Bang Theory’ exits TV airwaves with emotional episode

“The Big Bang Theory” wrapped up the final episode of a decade-plus long series following the television adventures of lovable misfits

UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 1:53 p.m.

Drugmakers will have to reveal medication prices in TV ads

Those ever-present TV ads for prescription drugs will soon carry prices, too, the nation’s top health official said Wednesday, responding to a public outcry for government action to restrain medication …

Stream on Demand: Keaton and Fonda call a meeting of the ‘Book Club’

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and other streaming services.

UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 3:26 p.m.

Stream on Demand: ‘A Quiet Place,’ rebooted ‘Twilight Zone’ bring terror home

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.

UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 6:57 a.m.

No ‘American Idol’: Spokane singer Kaylee Goins had the golden ticket in her hand. What she did next will shock you.

As the time approached to join the ABC show in California, Goins felt herself feeling unsure. Plus, she was feeling the pull of something else, something 2,000 miles away. In …

Making the case: Spokane resident Asia McClain Chapman participates in HBO’s ‘The Case Against Adnan Syed’

McClain Chapman was a classmate of Adnan Syed and the late Hae Min Lee, who was the subject of the “Serial” podcast.

Seeing stars: Looking back at some of the Spokane area’s biggest TV contestants

There have been reality stars aplenty in the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 8:51 p.m.

‘American Idol’ returns Sunday, shining a spotlight on Coeur d’Alene

ABC singing contest saw roughly 70 aspiring singers in Coeur d’Alene over two days in October. The new season premieres on Sunday.

Stream On Demand: Soderbergh scores on Netflix with sports drama ‘High Flying Bird’

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.

These are the 8 new shows our TV critics are anticipating the most this winter

So much TV! To help guide you, L.A. Times critics Robert Lloyd and Lorraine Ali have looked into the future and come back with some suggestions to help you wade …

What to watch for at this Sunday’s Golden Globes

Sunday’s Golden Globes has dramatic movies in comedy-musical categories, song-stuffed ones in drama categories and a host that may win an award, too.

Stream on Demand: ‘Leave No Trace,’ ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ lead streaming options

What’s new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and other streaming services.

Three area athletes to compete on Dwayne Johnson’s ‘The Titan Games’

Bridger Buckley, of Pullman, and Spokane’s Erin LaVoie and Julian Stewart will all compete in the first season of the show.

UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 10:34 p.m.

It’s happening again: Inside Western Washington’s ‘Twin Peaks’ tourism

David Israel is a man who can appreciate a damn fine cup of coffee. In fact, I first met him in a coffee shop: a clean-cut, fresh-faced guy in a …