From Havertown to ‘Bridgerton’: Tom Verica talks about working on Netflix’s hot new costume drama

The actor-turned-director said one challenge of filming the period romance was shooting four ballroom scenes in five days. One with parrots.

From Havertown to ‘Bridgerton’: Tom Verica talks about working on Netflix’s hot new costume drama

The actor-turned-director said one challenge of filming the period romance was shooting four ballroom scenes in five days. One with parrots.

Sentimental video tribute closes Alex Trebek’s final ‘Jeopardy!’ show as host

More than two months after Alex Trebek’s death, fans of “Jeopardy!” finally got the chance to say goodbye.

Sentimental video tribute closes Alex Trebek’s final ‘Jeopardy!’ show as host

More than two months after Alex Trebek’s death, fans of “Jeopardy!” finally got the chance to say goodbye.

From USciences to Argentina and beyond, the son of filmmaker Errol Morris explores psychedelics for VICE TV

Hamilton Morris hosts the VICE TV show "Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia." He also conducts research with Jason Wallach of Philadelphia's University of the Sciences.

From USciences to Argentina and beyond, the son of filmmaker Errol Morris explores psychedelics for VICE TV

Hamilton Morris hosts the VICE TV show "Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia." He also conducts research with Jason Wallach of Philadelphia's University of the Sciences.
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Grammy Awards postponed to March 14 due to coronavirus surge in Los Angeles

The Recording Academy told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the annual show would shift from its original Jan. 31 broadcast to an unspecified date in March.

‘Columbo,’ ‘Murder, She Wrote’ creator William Link, of storied Cheltenham screenwriting duo, dies at 87

William Link grew up in Elkins Park, where he met his screenwriting partner Richard Levinson the first day of junior high. They collaborated from that day forward, until Levinson's death in 1987.

‘Gilligan’s Island’ star Dawn Wells dies; COVID-19 cited

Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann among a misfit band of shipwrecked castaways on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” died Wednesday of causes related to COVID-19, her publicist said.

Lori Loughlin released after prison term in college scam

Loughlin was released from the federal lockup in Dublin, Calif., where she had been serving her sentence for her role in the college admissions bribery scheme.

A South Jersey guy’s unlikely turn on ‘The Bachelorette’ ends in fairy-tale fashion

Haddonfield’s Zac Clark pumped his fist while his engagement kiss with Tayshia Adams lingered. It was truly a Philly special.

Quarantine hotels and hidden face masks: How Philadelphia film crews are adapting to the strange new COVID-19 world

“As a creative who’s used to used to flying by the seat of our pants, we have to stop and think about every single thing. It’s basically very emotionally draining,” said one crew member.

Kevin Hart’s new Netflix series will be set in Philadelphia

"True Story," an eight-episode series, will primarily shoot in Los Angeles, but is also expected to film in Philadelphia, likely in the spring.

‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ is being renewed for 4 more seasons, breaking the record for longest-running comedy

Move over, “Ozzie and Harriet.” Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson, and the gang at the bar are about to leave you in the dust.

HBO Max, Peacock users surge as streaming wars heat up

AT&T's HBO Max and Comcast's Peacock saw a surge in sign-ups in recent months, an indication they're gaining some momentum in an uphill fight against Netflix and Walt Disney.

Elizabeth Flores named news VP at NBC10 and Telemundo62

She’ll be the first woman to hold the position, where she’ll be responsible for leading the on-air and online news operations for both stations.

Fox 29’s Alex Holley and Thomas Drayton are adding a new gig

The station will extend its newsroom's reach into late night starting next month, with the launch of a new half-hour program that will air at 12:30 a.m.

Fox 29’s Mike Jerrick tests positive for COVID-19

The "Good Day Philadelphia" coanchor announced his test result on Facebook Tuesday afternoon.

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