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 Morning anchor Jennifer Antkowiak tears up as meteorologist Dennis Bowman goes through his last morning telecast on KDKA-TV Friday.

That's a wrap for weatherman Dennis Bowman

April showers usher out KDKA-TV retiring meteorologist Dennis Bowman.

about 12 hours ago

 Mia Zanotti was eliminated on Tuesday's results show of "The Voice."

Reality check: Kiski student knocked off ‘Voice'

Local singer Mia Zanotti out on “The Voice,” says she has no regrets.

about 12 hours ago

 Even with the change, Verizon's bundle option won't disappear completely.

Want a custom cable package? Verizon will have you covered

Starting Sunday, FiOS Custom TV will allow customers to choose the channels they want and eliminate others.

about 23 hours ago

 Neil deGrasse Tyson on the set of his new talk show series “StarTalk.”

Tuned In: 'StarTalk' not so far out of this world

National Geographic Channel enters the late-night talk show game with Neil deGrasse Tyson’s “StarTalk.”

1 day ago

 The CBC fired Jian Ghomeshi as host of Q, an internationally syndicated CBC Radio music and arts program, in October 2014.

Report slams Canadian Broadcasting Corp. for failing to halt abuse by radio host Ghomeshi

Jian Ghomeshi, former host of Q, is facing eight criminal charges, including seven charges of sexual assault and one of choking.

1 day ago

Dave Bondy leaving WPXI for anchor job in Michigan

Mr. Bondy joined WPXI-TV in February 2010.

2 days ago

TV reality series looking for Yinzers

Veteran reality TV producers are seeking a Pittsburgh family for a TV series “that defines what it means to be a Yinzer.”

2 days ago

 Mia Zanotti, 16, was among three singers who had to sweat it out through the five-minute Twitter poll, as they had the lowest viewer votes from the previous night.

Kiski Area teen out on NBC's 'The Voice'

An "Instant Save " couldn't save Mia Zanotti on NBC's "The Voice."

3 days ago

 Firefighter Matthew Onyshko, a Brighton Heights resident and North Catholic High School graduate, appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" in October with his wife, Jessica.

How did Ellen DeGeneres surprise Pittsburgh firefighter with ALS?

Matthew Onyshko and his wife, Jessica, also appeared on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” in October.

5 days ago

 Grace Kollar, 4, and her little brother, Jackson Kollar, 3, of Bridgeville, wait to register as extras for "Outsiders," a television series to be filmed in the Pittsburgh region.

Potential extras line up for TV series 'Outsiders' being filmed in Pittsburgh

Hundreds of hopeful extras turn out for two days of casting calls for WGN America TV series “Outsiders,” which will call Pittsburgh home.

5 days ago

 John Dickerson in 2012.

John Dickerson to be new 'Face the Nation' host

John Dickerson, the political director for CBS, will take the place of Bob Schieffer when he retires this summer.

5 days ago

 Animal trainer Brandon McMillan host of "Lucky Dog," embraces the difficult task of turning frightened pooches into perfect pets at the Lucky Dog Ranch. The show airs at 10 a.m. on Saturdays on KDKA-TV.

TV Q&A: Why don't stations sign a sports deal?

Questions answered about sports on local TV, “Lucky Dog” and “Babylon.”

6 days ago

 Mia Zanotti has made it to the next level "The Voice."

Reality check: Mia Z continues to dazzle on 'The Voice'

There was plenty of love for Pittsburgh’s Mia Zanotti — aka Mia Z — in the first live elimination on the NBC singing competition.

1 week ago

Report: Jon Hamm was arrested in college for brutally hazing another student

“Mad Men’s” Jon Hamm was arrested as a University of Texas sophomore in connection with a violent hazing incident.

1 week ago

 Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock and Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page in the Netflix Original Series “Marvel’s Daredevil.”

Tuned In: Sci-fi fantasy fans can get their fill with these series

Sci-fi and fantasy, once an also-ran TV genre, has gotten a big boost in recent years as the next two weeks of premieres demonstrates.

1 week ago

 Josh Gad and Billy Crystal star in the new FX series "The Comedians."

TV preview: Josh Gad plays faux version of himself on 'Comedians'

After CMU, the Pittsburgh-set “Back to You” and voicing Olaf in “Frozen,” comic actor Josh Gad next plays himself in FX’s “The Comedians.”

1 week ago

 Wiz Khalifa performs at First Niagara Pavilion in August.

Wiz Khalifa, Chris Jamison give 'The Voice' more Pittsburgh flavor tonight

The two are scheduled to perform a duet of “See You Again” from “Furious 7.” Kiski Area sophomore Mia Zanotti is a contestant this season.

1 week ago

 Mia Zanotti, known as Mia Z to millions of fans on NBC's "The Voice," is through to the top 12.

Kiski Area teen moves into top 12 on 'The Voice'

Mia Zanotti sang her way into next week's live round with Bill Withers' "Ain't No Sunshine" Monday.

1 week ago

 The U.S. Postal Service unveiled a limited- edition “Forever” stamp honoring the late poet, author and civil rights champion Maya Angelou.

People: Bruce Jenner, Eliza Duskhu, James Best, B.B King, Maya Angelou, George Takai

Diane Sawyer’s interview with Bruce Jenner gets April 24 date on ABC’s ’20/20’

1 week ago

 What better way to sell the stars of "Mad Men" to the Emmy voters than create "for your consideration" campaigns that mimicking advertising styles of the era? Christina Hendricks as Joan is a portrait in red.

As 'Mad Men' has evolved, so has the industry at its heart -- advertising

To everything -- including “Mad Men” and the age of advertising -- there is a season, turn, turn, turn.

1 week ago

 Robert Taylor stars in "Longmire." Netflix has picked up production of the show.

TV Q&A: Netflix producing 'Longmire'

Questions answered about local news anchors, talk show rerun schedules, “Longmire,” “Dallas” and “The Millers.”

1 week ago

 “Monica the Medium” follows Monica Ten-Kate, a junior at Penn State, as she navigates friends, family, relationships and the fact that she’s a medium and can talk to dead people.

Reality check: Penn State junior to star in ABC Family show

Monica Ten-Kate is shooting a nonscripted series called “Monica the Medium.” She has been giving readings since she was a teenager.

2 weeks ago

 Mark Rylance portrays Thomas Cromwell in "Masterpiece: Wolf Hall," premiering Sunday on PBS.

TV review: PBS's 'Wolf Hall' reveals a king's counselor

PBS’s “Masterpiece” retells the story of “The Tudors” from the point of view of Henry VIII’s counselor Thomas Cromwell.

2 weeks ago

 Jon Hamm as Don Draper and Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson in "Mad Men." The final season begins Sunday night on AMC.

Tuned In: 'Mad Men' starts on a somber note

AMC’s “Mad Men” returns with a darkness hanging over the characters; SundanceTV goes behind the scenes of quality TV favorites.

2 weeks ago

Cybertainment: Two new streaming networks target particular audiences

The Urban Movie Channel and CONtv — serve African-American and sci-fi/horror audiences.

2 weeks ago

 Anna Friel as Odelle in NBC's "American Odyssey."

TV Review: ‘American Odyssey’ rides on a tired plot device

New show takes viewers on a trip that will feel familiar if they watched past convoluted plot movies “Traffic” or “Crash.”

2 weeks ago

 “I’m a Pittsburgh person all the way,” Billy Porter said at a January PBS press conference.

TV Preview: Billy Porter bares Broadway soul in PBS special

Pittsburgh native Billy Porter stars in a one-man show Friday night on “Live From Lincoln Center” on WQED-TV

2 weeks ago

Media notes: Fred Rogers Company gets 13 Emmy nominations

The Pittsburgh-based production company scored Daytime Emmy nods for “Peg + Cat,” ”Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” and “Odd Squad.”

2 weeks ago

 The cast of "Weird Loners" (left to right): Becki Newton as Caryn, Zachary Knighton as Stosh, Meera Khumbhani as Zara and Nate Torrence as Eric.

TV reviews: ‘Younger,’ ‘Weird Loners’ comedies debut

The funny “Weird Loners” debuts on Fox, and the cute but unessential “Younger” premieres on TV Land.

2 weeks ago

 Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian,.

Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart as 'Daily Show' host

Jon Stewart’s replacement on “The Daily Show” grew up in South Africa, and his globe-trotting spirit sets him apart in comedy.

2 weeks ago

 Filmmaker Ken Burns

Ken Burns’ cancer film highlights Pittsburgh research

Pittsburgh breakthroughs are highlighted in “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” which will air today through Wednesday on WQED-TV.

2 weeks ago

 "The Dovekeepers," a four-hour limited event series from executive producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, starring Cote de Pablo, will air Tuesday and Wednesday on CBS.

TV: Three Bible-based programs premiere during Holy Week

Three new Bible-inspired TV programs air over the next week: “Killing Jesus,” “The Dovekeepers” and “A.D.: The Bible Continues.”

2 weeks ago


Questions answered about local stations’ digital subchannels, “Under the Dome” and Bible-based TV shows.

2 weeks ago

 Kyle Chandler is the brother who tries to save the Rayburn family on the new Netflix series, "Bloodline."

5 Things We Love Right Now

Get ready for the weekend with these things to check out.

3 weeks ago

 Westmoreland County's Mia Z sings her way through to the live rounds of NBC's "The Voice."

Reality check: Mia Z continues her roll on 'The Voice'

Kiski Area High School sophomore Mia Zanotti is still knocking ’em out on NBC’s singing competition.

3 weeks ago

 Keep or Cancel.

Tuned In: It's time for readers to vote on TV shows

The Post-Gazette’s annual Keep or Cancel? poll kicks off, giving viewers the chance to pick which shows they would renew or put to bed.

3 weeks ago

 Operation Safety Net's Dr. Jim Withers, center, hands out medicine to a homeless man in Downtown Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh's Operation Safety Net to be featured on 'Dr. Oz Show' today

The show is scheduled to air at 4 p.m. on WTAE-TV.

3 weeks ago

 Host Billy Gardell cheers with contestant, Antonios Karamalegos, of North Carolina as he plays Community Chest in an attempt to win big money on "Monopoly Millionaires' Club.".

TV Preview: Billy Gardell hosts new Monopoly game show

Swissvale native Billy Gardell hosts the new weekly game show “Monopoly Millionaires’ Club,” which has a lottery tie-in.

3 weeks ago

 Mia Zanotti

Pittsburgh's Mia Z advances to live shows on NBC's "The Voice"

Mia Zanotti, 16, lives in Hyde Park, Westmoreland County and is a sophomore at Kiski Area High School.

3 weeks ago

 A&E' won't give a second season to "Godfather of Pittsburgh," starring Vince Isoldi.

TV Q&A: 'Godfather of Pittsburgh' won't continue on A&E

Questions answered about KDKA-TV’s new set, WPXI’s Damany Lewis and A&E’s “Godfather of Pittsburgh.”

3 weeks ago

 James Corden takes over as host of "The Late Late Show" on March 23.

Tuned In: James Corden to bring 'warmth' to late night TV

The late-night TV apple cart is in upset again with departures and new arrivals, including a new host for CBS’s “Late Late Show.”

4 weeks ago

 Kyle Chandler and Ben Mendelsohn in the Netflix Original Series "Bloodline."

TV review: Secrets, puzzling clues start off 'Bloodline'

"Damages"-style flash forwards and dark character turns highlight the dark-themed but brightly-lit beach-set Netflix drama "Bloodline."

1 month ago



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