‘Self Made’ focuses on a pioneering black businesswoman who became a self-made millionaire

Blair Underwood and Octavia Spencer in ìSelf Made.î

It’s also about the definition of success and how to make it in America.

Paulina Chavez talks life as a 17-year-old Netflix series star

Paulina Chavez (Netflix)

When Eva Longoria, who directed a few episodes of the series, made a surprise appearance on set, Chavez said she almost cried.

These films can offer those stuck at home some stunning scenery

While most people are stuck at home while the coronavirus plays out, we can at least go someplace wonderful our TV screens, right?

How ‘Brockmire’’s Amanda Peet shook off her stage fright

Amanda Peet (left) and Hank Azaria costar in IFC's series "Brockmire," entering its fourth season on Wednesday. (Erika Doss/IFC/TNS)

The future didn’t look promising when Amanda Peet first thought she wanted to be an actress. While she’s gone on to impress in shows like “The Whole Nine Yards,” “The Good Wife” and “Brockmire,” which is in its fourth and final...

Cooped up, bored and on a budget? Here’s how to stream TV without paying a dime

Ashley Jensen stars in the comic mystery series Agatha Raisin,

It turns out that if you string together various streamers’ current free-trial offers just right, you can have a pandemic’s worth of entertainment without paying a dime.





Rick's List — Hypochondriac's Super Bowl Edition, part II

Finale of a two-part series on the wonders of hypochondria during a pandemic.

Hiking during a pandemic: Single file, no selfies or shared gorp

As our small group stepped well off a narrow, winding trail earlier this week at Hartman Park in Lyme to allow an approaching couple to pass, the man nodded in appreciation.