Seth MacFarlane

Fox's fall: The Devil and Gordon Ramsay, plus music and whimsy


 

By Mike Hughes

Satan and Gordon
Ramsay will again be big on Fox next season. So will science-fiction
and whimsy.

Bluntly speaking, Patrick Stewart does it all


When I turn 75, I highly doubt that a dozen chorus-line beauties will want to chat with me, much less dance with me. But then again, I'm not Sir Patrick Stewart, a master of past kingdoms and future universes. Stewart is remarkable in "Blunt Talk," which debuts Saturday on Starz, rerunning often. Here's the story I sent to papers:

By Mike Hughes

Oscar night: More music, more edge


The Academy Award show is Sunday (Feb. 24), promising more music and more comic edge. I'm sending a batch of stories to papers; here's the first one:

By MIKE HUGHES

As soon as its producers were chosen,
one thing was clear: This year's Academy Award show will re-discover
music.

Alongside that, however, came a
surprise: The show's comedy attitude is changing, too.