Television

"The Funny Pit" brings a mashup of home video and hidden camera gags to YTV

Have a side-splitting home video you'd like to share with the world? It could include a unique pet trick, random family moment, or unfortunate wipe-out--anything hilarious will do! If you were hoping...

Revived Futurama goes philosophical

The new Futurama has produced some of the series’ best work, removing any fears of a half-hearted revival.

Even with Dennis Quaid as lead, Vegas fails

Keep in mind that I love Westerns and have always been fascinated by Las Vegas and its seedy history.

Network television’s comedy conundrum

This season will be the last for NBC’s version of The Office. Not many shows run for nine seasons. Seinfeld ran for nine seasons, M*A*S*H for eleven. Typically, it takes a truly great show to make a...

'The Neighbors' is as bad as advertised

Over the last few years, ABC has made a big impression in the world of television comedy. Its flagship show, Modern Family, is so successful that ABC had to give every full-time cast member on the...

Brolin in Community, Hind in Game of Thrones and more awesome casting

Each year around this time, networks announce some of their most high-profile castings. This year, they’re spoiling us. Below is a run-down of some highlights which ought to be especially exciting to...

Top Vancouver Events: Sept 20-26

We're already shimmying our hips and practicing our jazz hands and it's not even Saturday yet. That's when we'll be singing our hearts out at Denman Cinema for the Chicago sing-a-long. See what else...

Young BC business professionals take us around the world in new travel and culture series

CHEK TV’s latest original program is set to bring a fresh look at the world of business travel, dining, arts, and culture, with two hosts who epitomize young, successful business...

First look at new TV comedies this fall

Well, it’s that time again. A new television season is upon us, along with cooler temperatures and the inevitable Vancouver rain. What better on a grey September evening than a bit of well-wrought...

Heartland's Alisha Newton

Something about Alisha Newton makes me giggle. She's so poised -- so present. Heartland's new cast member is a four-foot-eight Vancouver kid with 11 candles on her birthday cake, an iPhone 4S...