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Mad Men Has A Decent Shot At A Record 5th Best Drama Emmy, But Should It Win?

William Bradley | Posted 07.22.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

It would make perfect sense for Mad Men to win its record-setting fifth Best Drama Emmy. And it's high time for Jon Hamm, after eight nominations for his masterful performance as the iconic Don Draper, to finally take the Best Actor prize.

The Sopranos Ending That Wasn't!

Dean Opperman | Posted 05.21.2015 | Entertainment
Dean Opperman

2007-09-18-SOPRANOSHUFFBUTTON.jpgI don't feel Chase deserves an Emmy. For weeks I sought closure. Then I stumbled upon "The Sopranos Finale That Wasn't."

The 'Mad Men' Finale: It's the Real (No)Thing

Lauren Cahn | Posted 05.19.2015 | Entertainment
Lauren Cahn

Certainly, on a superficial level, we can say that all of the major Mad Men characters journeyed forth through significant life changes. But as much as these characters gained scars and wisdom through their journeys, none of them actually changed over the course of a decade.

Making It Or Breaking It On the Third Record: Low Cut Connie's Brilliant Hi Honey (Contender Records)

Dave Tomar | Posted 05.06.2015 | Entertainment
Dave Tomar

For some bands, the third album is a make-or-break endeavor, the moment when you justify your continued existence on this earth or accept your inevitable place on the slag-heap of burnouts, blow-ups, and also-rans.

Drea de Matteo Joins Cruelty Free International Campaign to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals

Monica Engebretson | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Monica Engebretson

Shopping cruelty free is also often a family affair, with conscientious shoppers actively looking for products that are not tested on animals for themselves as well as for their kids and companion animals.

'Sopranos' Star Interprets The Show's Heavily Debated Final Scene

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 04.20.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Nearly eight years after it went off the air, we're still talking about the final scene of "The Sopranos." Series creator David Chase has said the end...

David Chase Analyzes 'The Sopranos' Ending Shot-By-Shot

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 04.15.2015 | Entertainment

The ending of "The Sopranos" is pretty much the "Inception" of the small screen, leaving TV fans forever perplexed over those ambiguous final moments....

David Chase Asked A Different 'Sopranos' Actress To Play Carmela

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 04.07.2015 | Entertainment

Lorraine Bracco's Dr. Jennifer Melfi was the thoughtful, measured counterpoint to her mobster patient Tony Soprano, but "The Sopranos" creator David C...

The Party's Over: A Tribute to Polly Bergen

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.01.2015 | Arts
Cara Joy David

One thing the theater community does well is celebrate its own. And Polly Bergen was a member of the theater community. Now, as I previously wrote, the League of American Theaters and Producers opted not to dim the lights for her.

Remembering the Great Polly Bergen

Cara Joy David | Posted 05.23.2015 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Polly Bergen was a real class act. She had a grace about her, an intangible quality that not many possess.

This Thing of Ours, Scandinavian Style: Netflix Series Lilyhammer Deserves Much More Attention Than It's Getting

Holly Cara Price | Posted 03.23.2015 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

I know many people who don't even own a television anymore and likely so do you. For the first time since TV was invented, one does not need to own one to watch great programming.

Which 1980s TV Favorites Almost Voiced Ursula the Sea Witch for Disney's The Little Mermaid

Jim Hill | Posted 03.15.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

As you read through the liner notes for Walt Disney Record's Legacy Collection version of The Little Mermaid soundtrack, there's an anecdote in there that's sure to blow pop culture fans' minds.

Bada Bing! 'Sopranos' Strip Club Robbed AGAIN

AP | Posted 03.04.2015 | Weird News

LODI, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey strip club that was the real-life stand-in for the Bada Bing on HBO's "Sopranos" has been hit by criminals again. ...

Real-Life 'Sopranos' Strip Club Robbed Of $30K

Associated Press | Posted 12.22.2014 | Crime

LODI, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" has been robbed of $30,000. Lodi...

The Real Johnny Ola: Vincent "Jimmy Blue Eyes" Alo

Meyer Lansky II | Posted 02.13.2015 | Books
Meyer Lansky II

Carole Cortland Russo, Jimmy and Flo Alo's niece who was raised by the couple, is finishing a biography about her uncle. Carole was Jimmy's constant companion in his later years, and cared for him until the end of his life.

Here's More Evidence Of A Possible 'Sopranos' Prequel

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.21.2014 | Entertainment

In an interview earlier this month with the AP, "Sopranos" showrunner David Chase admitted that a prequel for the beloved HBO series was not out of th...

Marcial Garlitos, Local 52, Set Carpenter for Boardwalk Empire, The Sopranos and Other TV Shows and Movies

Ian Spanier | Posted 01.17.2015 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

A New Jersey boy through and through -- he was born and raised in the tough streets of Newark -- Garlitos never imagined he'd one day build sets for...

'Sopranos' Creator Teases Prequel

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 11.06.2014 | Entertainment

While discussing the Blu-ray release of the HBO series with the Associated Press, "The Sopranos" creator David Chase was asked about the possibility o...

Christopher Rosen

'Sopranos' Creator Picks His Favorite Episodes For Each Character

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment

HBO will release all six seasons of "The Sopranos" on Blu-ray for the first time next week, but don't expect David Chase to pop in one of the discs ri...

'Uncle Junior' Tears Up Remembering James Gandolfini

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 10.22.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The scene is hard to forget: Uncle Junior, the once-proud mafia boss, sitting alone in a wheelchair at a psychiatric facility with no idea who he is, ...

Breaking Bad TV Habits

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 12.03.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

With all of the gun violence and drug-related deaths in this country and our TV habits, I am wondering if it is a case of art imitating life or life imitating art? Either way, this nation is in trouble. TV used to be an escape to forget the world's problems. Now TV is something we need to escape from.

8 Restaurants Made Famous By The Silver Screen

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.01.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Occasionally, the magic of TV and film will flutter over from the sound stages to the real world, allowing fans to briefly exist in these imaginary realms. Nowhere is this more prevalent than in the restaurants and bars that briefly doubled as TV or film sets.

Polly Bergen, Emmy-Winning Actress & Singer, Dies At 84

AP | JAKE PEARSON | Posted 09.21.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the fi...

Breaking Bad, Sherlock, and Television's Golden Age of Anti-Heroes

William Bradley | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Whether all these figures are anti-heroes, or in some cases something else entirely, is an interesting question. As is the question of why anti-heroes are so important in quality television. Short form answer is that they match the times. It's a mostly cynical and sour era, with little faith in institutions or, generally speaking, leaders.

'Sopranos' Creator Says His Quotes About Tony's Fate Were 'Misconstrued'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.27.2014 | Entertainment

UPDATE: A rep for "Sopranos" creator David Chase has released a statement claiming that Vox "misconstrued" what was said during their interview: ...