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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ and ‘Beef House’
Arts, Today

Watch a tender romance on Hulu, or try out a new sitcom from Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.

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The Healing Power of ‘Steven Universe’
Opinion, Yesterday

The hit cartoon series has helped me process my biracial identity.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Captain Phillips’ and ‘Fly Away Home’
Arts, Yesterday

A thriller starring Tom Hanks airs on SundanceTV. And a family drama with Jeff Daniels comes to Criterion.

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Binge These One-Season Wonders
Arts, March 27

Many series that are canceled after one season probably shouldn’t have been made in the first place. But others are taken from us all too soon. Here are some great shows you can binge in a day.

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A Ballet Scandal Gets the ‘Special Victims Unit’ Treatment
Arts, March 27

The episode, “Dance, Lies and Videotape,” appeared to be ripped from the headlines of New York City Ballet.

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Mark Blum, a Familiar Face Off Broadway, Is Dead at 69
Theater, March 27

Mr. Blum, who died of coronavirus complications, was also seen on Broadway; in “Crocodile Dundee” and other movies; and on numerous television shows.

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‘Making the Cut’ Is New, but the Pattern Is Familiar
Arts, March 27

The Amazon reality series starring Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn is the latest riff on “Project Runway.”

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Arts, March 26

Take a break, steer into the skid, keep hanging on: Our TV critic has some great recommendations.

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On ‘Beef House,’ Family Sitcoms Get the Tim and Eric Treatment
Arts, March 26

The comedy duo wanted to make a sitcom for Adult Swim about a house full of awkward men (and, somehow, one woman). It’s as weird as Tim and Eric fans would expect.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘1917’ and ‘Unorthodox’
Arts, March 26

Sam Mendes’s World War I drama is available for digital rental. And a series based on a memoir by Deborah Feldman debuts on Netflix.

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Need to Escape? Stream These 12 Great Foreign-Language TV Shows
Arts, March 25

The fact that they’re subtitled means they require close attention. Maybe it’s not a bad thing to put down the phone.

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‘Unorthodox,’ a Stunning Escape From Brooklyn
Arts, March 25

A young Hasidic woman’s flight from her marriage and community makes for a modern-day period piece with a striking star performance.

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Britain’s Soap Operas Offer Escape From Coronavirus. For Now.
Arts, March 25

Filming has stopped on shows like ‘EastEnders’ and ‘Coronation Street,’ and episodes will air less frequently. Some fans are worried they’ll run out.

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Trump’s Briefings Are a Ratings Hit. Should Networks Cover Them Live?
Business, March 25

The president’s viewership has rivaled the audiences for hit reality shows and prime-time football. But some worry about misinformation.

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Trump’s Briefings Are a Ratings Hit. Should Networks Cover Them Live?
Business, March 25

The president’s viewership has rivaled the audiences for hit reality shows and prime-time football. But some worry about misinformation.

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Mister Rogers Song and Dr. Dre Added to National Recording Registry
Arts, March 25

The Library of Congress designates 25 recordings for preservation, in what it is billing as “the ultimate ‘stay at home’ playlist.”

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Crip Camp’ and ‘Dark Phoenix’
Arts, March 25

The documentary “Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution” debuts on Netflix. And “Dark Phoenix” airs on HBO.

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‘For Life’: How 50 Cent Helped One Man’s Tale of Injustice See Daylight
Arts, March 24

Convicted on false testimony, Isaac Wright Jr. learned the law and got his life sentence overturned. 50 Cent knew a good story when he heard one.

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When Fashion TV Becomes an Anthropological Treasure
Style, March 24

Runway shows are off. Stores are closed. But we still have TV.

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The Evening News Is Back
Business, March 24

The network newscasts had lost relevance, thanks to cable and digital media. Now, the coronavirus has put tens of millions of viewers back in the 6:30 p.m. habit.

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‘Better Call Saul’ Season 5, Episode 6 Recap: A Modest Proposal
Arts, March 23

Kim would like to marry Jimmy if she doesn’t leave him. Lalo would like to destroy Gus if he doesn’t kill him. And Mike plays private eye.

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As Fox News Played Down the Coronavirus, Its Chief Protected Himself
Business, March 23

The cancellation of an 89th birthday party for Rupert Murdoch highlights a disconnect between his family’s behavior and statements made on air by some Fox commentators.

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When Atlanta Destroyed a Housing Project to Save It
Arts, March 23

The PBS documentary “East Lake Meadows,” from the executive producer Ken Burns, tells a complicated and melancholy story of race and public policy.

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‘One Day at a Time’ Still Standing and Being Counted
Arts, March 23

The former Netflix sitcom about a Cuban-American family returns on Pop TV, slightly shorter but big on laughs and purpose.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘Freud’ and ‘Ghost World’
Arts, March 23

Sigmund Freud is a crime fighter in the new series on Netflix. And a documentary about Robert Crumb by Terry Zwigoff arrives on the Criterion Channel.

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Danai Gurira Was ‘Amazed’ by Sunday’s ‘The Walking Dead’
Arts, March 22

The actress, who stars as Michonne on the zombie thriller, discussed this week’s episode and the future of her character.

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‘Westworld’ Season 3, Episode 2 Recap: A Band of Thugs
Arts, March 22

Maeve wakes up confused. And able to speak Italian.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and ‘Pet Sematary’
Arts, March 22

The 10th season of Larry David’s comedy wraps up, while a Stephen King adaptation comes to Amazon and Hulu.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Self Made’ and ‘I See You’
Arts, March 21

Octavia Spencer stars in a new limited series on Netflix, while Helen Hunt appears in a gripping horror film on Amazon.

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Maggie Griffin, Kathy’s Mother and a ‘D-List’ Celebrity, Dies at 99
Arts, March 20

Ms. Griffin was a co-star on her daughter’s reality show, “My Life on the D-List,” and became something of a colorful celebrity herself.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘The Banker’ and ‘Blow the Man Down’
Arts, March 20

Samuel L. Jackson and Anthony Mackie star in a historical drama on Apple TV Plus. And “Blow the Man Down” brings sex, death and seafood to Amazon.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Arts, March 19

Cooped up all weekend? Check out the cutest new show for children and the craziest documentary for adults.

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What to Watch: How About Cherry-Pit Spitting or Australian Rules Football?
Sports, March 19

Thursday brought an end to soccer in Turkey, but Aussie rules football got started on schedule.

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‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 1, Episode 9 Recap: Split Personalities
Arts, March 19

Much of this series has been set up to end in a battle between the Romulans and Picard. Now, Picard also has to save the Romulans from themselves.

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‘Today’ Show Goes On, With a Homebound Savannah Guthrie
Business, March 19

The coronavirus has disrupted a cheerful TV genre, exiling Ms. Guthrie to her basement and CBS’s Gayle King to the Ed Sullivan Theater.

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We’re Stuck at Home, but Let’s Still Be Cultured
Arts, March 19

Our writers are usually busy covering dance, theater and musical performances. Coronavirus changed that. Here are their suggestions for what to watch, read or listen to while we’re housebound.

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Mal Sharpe, Groundbreaker in Street-Level Pranking, Dies at 83
Arts, March 19

Long before late-night talk show hosts began doing it, he conducted absurd interviews with gullible passersby with his comedic partner, Jim Coyle.

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In Netflix’s ‘Self Made,’ an Unlikely Entrepreneur
Arts, March 19

Octavia Spencer stars as Sarah Walker, a daughter of former slaves who built a business empire a century ago by helping black women take care of their hair.

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Need a Laugh? Need a Lot? Stream These 15 Binge-Worthy Sitcoms.
Arts, March 19

Some can be binged over a few days. Some might take a few months. All of them should boost your spirits.

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Need a Laugh? Need a Lot? Stream These 15 Binge-Worthy Sitcoms
Arts, March 19

Some can be binged over a few days. Some might take a few months. All of them should boost your spirits.

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Policeman. Reality Star. Recent Ex-Boyfriend.
Style, March 19

Sean Larkin of “Live PD” wants you to think about thinking differently about police officers.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Big Time Adolescence’ and ‘Feel Good’
Arts, March 19

A coming-of-age movie with Pete Davidson is on Hulu. And the comedian Mae Martin stars in a new series on Netflix.

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Open Your Laptops, the Comedy Show Is About to Begin
Arts, March 18

Comics and club owners in New York and across the country are trying to figure out alternate ways to reach audiences in a pandemic.

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Linda Fairstein Sues Netflix for Defamation in ‘When They See Us’
U.S., March 18

Ms. Fairstein, a former prosecutor, claims the series about the Central Park jogger case portrayed her as a “racist, unethical villain.” Netflix said the lawsuit was “without merit.”

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‘After Truth,’ the Deluge
Arts, March 18

An often-chilling survey of disinformation in America, this HBO documentary reclaims the real definition of “fake news.”

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Marc Maron and the Comedy of Doubt
Arts, March 18

In a special recorded last year, the standup proved prescient by focusing on his uncertainty in the face of daunting world moments.

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‘Brockmire’ Is the Dystopian Baseball Comedy We Need
Arts, March 18

The final season of the IFC series about a debauched play-by-play man takes an eccentric but well-timed jump into the future.

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You Can Stream, but You Can’t Hide
Arts, March 18

Face-touching, communal snack plates — watching and streaming pre-coronavirus TV amid a shutdown, there’s always something there to remind you.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Little Fires Everywhere’ and ‘Brockmire’
Arts, March 18

Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington star in a new Hulu show. And “Brockmire” returns for a final season on IFC.

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Heard About the Pandemic? On ‘Big Brother,’ They Hadn’t
Arts, March 17

Contestants on the German TV show have been secluded since Feb. 10. So producers had to break the news of the coronavirus to them.

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The 12 Best True-Crime Documentaries on Netflix Right Now
Arts, March 17

Restaurants are closing. And bars. And … almost everything else. What better time for a true-crime binge?

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Lyle Waggoner, a TV Star as Actor and Announcer, Dies at 84
Arts, March 17

He first achieved fame as both a voice and a sketch performer on “The Carol Burnett Show.” He later became even more famous on “Wonder Woman.”

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Stuart Whitman, Leading Man on Big and Small Screens, Dies at 92
Movies, March 17

Known for his studied portrayals of complex characters, he earned an Oscar nomination for his role as a convicted child molester in “The Mark.”

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‘Little Fires Everywhere’ Ignites Over Race and Class
Arts, March 17

Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington play moms divided by nearly everything in the Hulu mini-series.

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Glued to TV for Now, but When Programming Thins and Bills Mount …
Business, March 17

More Netflix. Less ESPN. The pandemic means a greater number of television viewers in the short term, but signals a potential threat to the ecosystem protecting the industry.

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Stephen Colbert Makes a Surprise Return to Late Night
Business, March 17

An unexpected episode on Monday included a segment that showed the host delivering a coronavirus-centered monologue from his bathtub.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ and ‘Inside No. 9’
Arts, March 17

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a hefty dose of humor: The latest “Jumanji” flick hits Amazon, while a British anthology returns to BritBox.

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‘Better Call Saul’ Season 5, Episode 5 Recap: A Tale of Two Coots
Arts, March 16

Mike will not be fenced in. Everett Acker will not be thrown out. And Kim does a strangely scintillating impression of a middle-aged banker.

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Halts Its Season
Arts, March 16

The NBC sketch-comedy series will not return “until further notice.” It’s the most recent late-night show to be affected by the coronavirus outbreak.

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When Coronavirus Turns Every Sports Channel Into ESPN Classic
Sports, March 16

Replays of games that already happened. Documentaries that you might have missed. Yipes, no wonder the few dozen sports-only channels have a problem.

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A Drop in TV Ratings for a Democratic Debate Praised for Its Substance
Business, March 16

The Biden-Sanders matchup attracted 10.8 million viewers, down from prior forums in Nevada and South Carolina.

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What to Watch, Listen to and Cook During Your Coronavirus Self-Quarantine
Arts, March 16

You’re staying home and you need a distraction. We’re updating this recommendation list every weekday.

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No Audience? No Problem. A TV Debate Like Few Others Gets High Marks.
U.S., March 16

With no spectators in the house, the substantive Democratic debate on Sunday drew praise, though the in-studio broadcast was defined by the pandemic outside.

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Home but Not Alone? Here Are Four New Shows to Watch With Your Kids
Arts, March 16

Between working and learning, enjoy these animated series, from the superhero parakeets of “Powerbirds” to the homegrown anime of “Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts.”

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘The Plot Against America’ and ‘My Brilliant Friend’
Arts, March 16

The six-part adaptation of Philip Roth’s 2004 novel debuts on HBO. And the series based on Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels returns for Season 2.

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‘Westworld’ Season 3 Premiere Recap: Common People
Arts, March 15

The new season brings the story, and a vengeful Dolores, outside the park, giving the series a needed jolt.

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How CNN Is Planning a Safe Debate (One Step: Six Feet Between the Lecterns)
U.S., March 15

Lots of hand sanitizer and a closed set are part of the cable network’s preparations for a debate between two septuagenarian Democrats.

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Can It Happen Here? In ‘The Plot Against America,’ It Already Did
Arts, March 15

David Simon’s potent HBO adaptation of the Philip Roth novel imagines a country tilting toward fascism.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Westworld’ and the Democratic Debate
Arts, March 15

The “Westworld” hosts return to HBO for a third season, while Senator Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. appear with no other candidates for the first time.

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‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 1, Episode 8 Recap: That Escalated Quickly
Arts, March 14

The central mystery is further unraveled by the La Sirena crew. But are they moving quickly enough?

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Fox Business Benches Trish Regan After Outcry Over Coronavirus Comments
Business, March 13

The host of “Trish Regan Primetime” told viewers this week that concerns about the coronavirus were “yet another attempt to impeach the president.”

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9 Shows for Social Distancing
Arts, March 13

What do a musical mockumentary, an addiction sitcom, two true-crime docs and a pottery competition have in common? They can all help you remove yourself from society.

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The Night TV Went It Alone
Arts, March 13

Late-night’s coronavirus-driven goodbye to the studio audience was a reminder of how much we’re used to that virtual connection.

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12 Recent Netflix Originals Worth Streaming While Stuck at Home
Arts, March 13

The streaming service constantly pumps out new original TV series, making it tough to keep up. These are the best from the past few months.

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‘Westworld’ Season 3 Is Here. Wait, What Happened in Season 2?
Arts, March 13

It’s been a while since the last season finale, and the details were a little fuzzy the first time around. Here’s some help before the start of Season 3.

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Comforting Streaming TV Shows for Stressful Times
Arts, March 13

When the world feels exhausting, sometimes you want shows that offer a simple escape. Here are a few shows that will envelop you in their warm embrace.

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Pete Buttigieg Hosts ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Without an Audience
Arts, March 13

The former presidential candidate wasn’t the only host taping in an empty studio on Thursday, as late night adapted to the coronavirus.

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Late-Night Shows From New York Will Go Dark Next Week
Business, March 12

The earliest return by Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers would be March 30, CBS and NBC said.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Arts, March 12

Stuck at home? Chances seem good. Here’s what our TV critic recommends watching over the next few days.

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The Perfect Timing of ‘Westworld’ Season 3
Arts, March 12

After a nearly two-year hiatus, HBO’s dystopian sci-fi western is now a corporate noir with the fate of the human race at stake.

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From ‘South Park’ to ‘Knives Out,’ Pop Culture Is Steeped With Sondheim
Theater, March 12

The sophisticated composer and his snappy songs have migrated from stage to screens. Give us more to see? Here’s how.

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This Movie Is Streaming Only. Should We Lower Our Expectations?
Movies, March 12

As more films skip theaters and head straight to streaming, we asked our critics to talk openly about what many whisper about: that many of these films are just good enough.

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Jimmy Kimmel Outlines the 5 Stages of the Coronavirus
Arts, March 12

They are denial, anger, bargaining, depression and, finally, acceptance, or as Kimmel described it: “Hey, you know what? If I die, maybe I’ll get to meet Prince.”

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Charlie Says’ and the Dixie Chicks
Arts, March 12

A drama about the Manson cult airs on Showtime. And the Dixie Chicks perform on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.”

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How Right-Wing Pundits Are Covering Coronavirus
U.S., March 11

Following President Trump’s lead, many commentators have played down fears.

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TV Talk Shows Throw Out the Audience
Business, March 11

“The View,” Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon are among those deciding to give up the usual studio enthusiasm, because of the coronavirus.

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What Is ‘Westworld’ Without Westworld?
Arts, March 11

The sci-fi thriller’s new season mostly abandons the western setting. But will sleek new scenery and a new star, Aaron Paul, be enough to win back those put off by the show’s convoluted story?

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James Corden Suggests a Band for Coachella: The Cure
Arts, March 11

“Miley Virus,” “Justin Fever,” “the Flu Fighters,” and “Pandemic! at the Disco” will play the postponed Coachella, Corden says, with “Rage to Get the Vaccine” headlining.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Amazing Stories’ and ‘Ugly Delicious’
Arts, March 11

The 1980s series “Amazing Stories” has been reimagined on Apple TV Plus. And new episodes of David Chang’s “Ugly Delicious” are on Netflix.

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Should I Watch the Prequel to ‘Breaking Bad’ First?
Arts, March 10

Our television critic answers your questions and offers guidance on what to watch next.

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When ‘Gentefied’ Straddles More Than One Culture, It Feels Real
Arts, March 10

I’m Mexican-American, and with that hyphen comes a pull between tradition and evolution. A new Netflix show nails this perfectly.

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On ‘Love Is Blind,’ Love Is Earnest
Opinion, March 10

This show is ridiculous. So why do I love Lauren and Cameron so much?

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Late Night Cries Uncle After Trump’s Coronavirus News Conference
Arts, March 10

Stephen Colbert was skeptical of the president’s suggestion that he could have been a “supergenius” like his uncle, who was a professor at M.I.T.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Babylon Berlin’ and ‘Women of Troy’
Arts, March 10

Catch the latest season of the German noir thriller, and a doc about Cheryl Miller and the U.S.C. women’s basketball team.

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‘Better Call Saul’ Season 5, Episode 4 Recap: Managerial Styles
Arts, March 9

Gus and Hank handle disappointments very differently. Jimmy handles resentments very poorly. And Mike can’t manage his guilt.

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PGA Tour’s New TV Deal Indicates Value of Sports Rights Continues to Grow
Sports, March 9

Golf’s current deal runs through 2021, but the tour wanted to secure an agreement sooner than that in the rapidly evolving TV and streaming landscape.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘The Bachelor’ and ‘The New Pope’
Arts, March 9

The dating show begins to wrap up its season. And Paolo Sorrentino’s series comes full circle on HBO.

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Daniel Craig Hosts ‘S.N.L.,’ but Elizabeth Warren Steals the Show
Arts, March 8

The senator played herself in a surprise appearance in an episode that featured the Weeknd as the musical guest.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Kidding’ and ‘The Outsider’
Arts, March 8

Catch the season finales of Jim Carrey’s dark comedy “Kidding” on Showtime and the Stephen King adaptation “The Outsider” on HBO.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Yesterday’ and ‘The Most Dangerous Animal of All’
Arts, March 7

A fantasy inspired by the music of the Beatles lands on HBO, and a true crime series from FX comes to Hulu.

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Quibi Is Coming. Here Are the Famous People Making Shows for It.
Arts, March 6

The bite-size video start-up debuts April 6, and nearly everyone in Hollywood seems to be involved. Here’s what we know so far.

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With ‘The Trade,’ Matthew Heineman Puts a Human Face on a Divisive Issue
Arts, March 6

The Oscar-nominated director talked about Season 2 of his Showtime documentary series, which explores the Central American migrant crisis from both sides of the border.

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Why Was ‘Amazing Stories’ Rebooted? These 7 Episodes Help Explain
Arts, March 6

Created by Steven Spielberg in the 1980s, the pulpy, star-studded original was an expensive flop. But much of it was extremely good.

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‘Star Trek: Picard’ Season 1, Episode 7 Recap: Will Riker Makes Pizza
Arts, March 6

In this week’s episode, Picard reunites with his old Number One and his trusted counselor, Deanna Troi.

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In ‘Hillary,’ a Political Warrior Weighed Down by Her Armor
Arts, March 6

A four-part documentary about Hillary Clinton revisits some much-told history but has insight about the public fixation on her.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Hillary’ and ‘Spenser Confidential’
Arts, March 6

A four-part documentary about Hillary Clinton debuts on Hulu. And an action-comedy with Mark Wahlberg hits Netflix.

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Late Night Says Elizabeth Warren ‘Realized She Was Overqualified’
Arts, March 6

Jimmy Fallon can’t blame the senator for not wanting to shake people’s hands right now. Stephen Colbert says her departure proves America can’t have nice things.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Arts, March 5

A little? A lot? This weekend offers time travel, true crime and an underappreciated mini-series.

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Bernie Sanders Had a Problem With MSNBC. Then Came Super Tuesday.
Business, March 5

After a string of primary losses, the Vermont senator turned to a news network his allies love to criticize.

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Joyce Gordon, Who Broke the Glasses Ceiling on TV, Dies at 90
Arts, March 5

As a bespectacled pitchwoman, she defied a stereotype. She was also a screen actors’ labor leader and a familiar voice (“The number you have reached is no longer in service”).

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Missing ‘Gomorrah’? Watch This
Arts, March 5

While we wait for new seasons of TV’s best mafia drama, Amazon Prime Video offers a reasonable facsimile with the globe-trotting thriller “Zerozerozero.”

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‘Devs’: How the Universe Brought Alex Garland and Nick Offerman Together
Arts, March 5

There was a phone call, sure. But as their new FX techno-thriller suggests, their creative partnership may have started with the Big Bang.

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Late Night Covers Super Tuesday on ‘Old Man Wednesday’
Arts, March 5

“I got Texas, I got Alabama, I got the whole dang Old Town Road,” joked Jimmy Fallon while portraying Joe Biden on Wednesday night.

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NBC Plans for Tokyo Olympics as Coronavirus Worries Advertisers
Business, March 4

NBCUniversal has sold $1.25 billion in ads for the Summer Games. What happens if they don’t go on as planned?

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The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, Amazon and More in March
Arts, March 4

Every month, subscription streaming services add a new batch of titles to their libraries. Here are our picks for March.

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‘Devs’ Is a Cold and Beautiful Machine
Arts, March 4

The sci-fi director Alex Garland constructs a tech thriller in his first series, which accents both his strengths and weaknesses.

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Trevor Noah Picks a Sure Bet for Super Tuesday: Old Men
Arts, March 4

Noah joked that the Tuesday primaries were a chance for 14 states to “decide whether the Democratic nominee should be an old man or an even older man.”

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Bobbie Battista, a Mainstay Anchor at CNN, Dies at 67
Business, March 3

She covered world events in the 1980s and ’90s and was the host of “TalkBack Live,” a program in which the audience posed questions to guest newsmakers.

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The Best Movies and TV Shows New to Netflix, Amazon and Stan in Australia in March
Arts, March 3

Our picks for March, including ‘Lost Girls,’ ‘Ozark’ and ‘Making the Cut’

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Why Lena Waithe Had to Wait Until Her 30s to Make ‘Twenties’
Arts, March 3

Her new BET series is a semi-autobiographical story she started writing a decade ago. It just took a while — and an Emmy — before the world was ready for it.

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Late Night Bids Adieu to Buttigieg, Klobuchar and ‘Poor’ Tom Steyer
Arts, March 3

“We all know once a gay guy sets a trend, white women aren’t going to be far behind,” Trevor Noah joked of Pete Buttigieg on Monday. “So Klobuchar dropped out, too.”

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‘Better Call Saul’ Season 5, Episode 3 Recap: Jimmy Is in
Arts, March 2

And he isn’t getting out. Also, Hank and Gomez show up and cut a deal that Gus Fring is really going to hate.

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Five of the Best Interviews From ‘Inside the Actors Studio’
Movies, March 2

James Lipton interviewed many acting greats, but it was comedians — and one student — who made for the most memorable moments.

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James Lipton, ‘Inside the Actors Studio’ Host, Dies at 93
Arts, March 2

His in-depth conversations with celebrities on the program focused on craft, not gossip, and made the show a hit on Bravo.

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‘Judge Judy’ Will Rule Only in Reruns After Next Season
Arts, March 2

Judy Sheindlin’s hit courtroom television program will stop taping new episodes, but in an apparent challenge to CBS, she said she was starting a new show, “Judy Justice.”

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What the Heck Is That?
Crosswords & Games, March 2

A look at one of the entries from last week’s puzzles that stumped our solvers.

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The Best Movies and TV Shows New on Netflix Canada in March
World, March 2

New additions include “Ozark: Season 3,” “Phantom Thread” and “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness.”

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Lil Dicky the Rapper Makes Way for Dave the TV Star
Arts, March 2

Dave Burd, better known as the comic rapper Lil Dicky, fictionalizes his hip-hop rise in the new FXX series “Dave.”

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Aaron Sorkin on How He Would Write the Democratic Primary for ‘The West Wing’
Interactive, March 2

“There are grand gestures out there to be had, and no one is going for them. We’re drowning in timidity.”

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘Breeders’ and ‘Notes on a Scandal’
Arts, March 2

The new comedy series debuts on FX. And the psychological drama is new to Hulu.

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On ‘S.N.L.’, John Mulaney and Jake Gyllenhaal Find Humor in the Coronavirus
Arts, March 1

Mulaney, the comic and former “S.N.L.” writer, and the cast took aim at Mike Pence, the Democratic presidential race and La Guardia Airport, among other targets.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Dispatches from Elsewhere’ and ‘Doctor Who’
Arts, March 1

Jason Segel stars in a new anthology on AMC, while the 12th season of “Doctor Who” comes to a close on BBC America.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘S.N.L.’ and Young Dylan
Arts, February 29

John Mulaney hosts “S.N.L.”, while the child rapper Young Dylan debuts his new show on Nickelodeon.

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Lee Phillip Bell, Soap Opera Creator and Talk Show Host, Dies at 91
Arts, February 28

She and her husband developed “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” while she also worked as a broadcast journalist in Chicago.