By Chuck Barney | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: January 17, 2019 at 11:49 am | UPDATED: January 18, 2019 at 4:26 am Does the rainy weather have you house-bound and bummed out? Relax. We’ve got your back. Rather than cursing the soggy weather, try to embrace it by hunkering down in front of your TV (or computer screen) and binging-out on a show or shows. Now, grab your blanket and get comfy. Here are five relatively new series on streaming services that we consider pretty see-worthy: “A Series of Unfortunate Events” (Netflix): The third and final season of this spellbinding adaptation of Daniel Handler’s Lemony Snicket stories dropped on New Year’s day. Neil Patrick Harris shines as dastardly Count Olaf, who continues to torment the Baudelaire siblings. This is superior in every way to the 2004 feature film starring Jim Carrey as Olaf. “Sex Education” (Netflix): Here’s an amusing, yet sensitive, … [Read more...] about 5 TV shows to binge on a rainy day
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By Chuck Barney | [email protected] | Bay Area News GroupPUBLISHED: January 16, 2019 at 2:01 pm | UPDATED: January 17, 2019 at 10:16 am As the great American orator, Neil Sedaka, once opined, “breaking up is hard to do.” But that’s the dilemma facing many TV viewers in 2019 as an extraordinary number of shows prepare to deliver their final episodes. We’ll have to bid farewell to some of our favorite characters and story lines and, somehow, find a way to — sob — move on. In order to help you start out on the road to closure, we’ve compiled a list of shows that will depart this year. Grab the tissues and take a gander: — “The Affair” (Showtime): Montauk will never be the same. All the emotionally wrenching drama will cease after a fifth season coming later this year. The show will make a substantial time jump and introduce Anna Paquin (“True Blood”) as the daughter of Alison (Ruth Wilson) and Cole (Joshua … [Read more...] about The farewell shows: Which TV series are ending this year?
PATRICK Warburton is an American actor and voice artist - and he's probably best known for his role as David Puddy on Seinfeld and as the voice of Family Guy's Joe Swanson. But, what else do we know about the star who's reprising his role as Lemony Snicket in Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events? Here's the lowdown... Who is Patrick Warburton? Patrick Warburton was born in Paterson, New Jersey, on November 14, 1964 - that makes him 54. He is famous for his deep, booming voice and large physique. Patrick's most notable roles include David Puddy - the on-again, off-again boyfriend of Elaine Benes - on Seinfeld. He starred in 10 episodes from 1995–1998. He also lends his voice to Joe Swanson in the hit animated show Family Guy. He held that role from 1999–2003 and then from 2005 until the present day. Warburton has also leant his voice to several animated films and TV programmes, including a lead character in Game Over, Buzz Lightyear and the Little Green Men in Buzz … [Read more...] about Who is Patrick Warburton? Family Guy’s Joe Swanson and Seinfeld actor who plays Lemony Snicket in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events
By Staff report | PUBLISHED: December 28, 2018 at 12:31 pm | UPDATED: December 28, 2018 at 12:33 pm Does your concept of a perfect New Year’s Day involve footie pajamas, oversized Spongebob slippers, cocoa by the Costco-sized container — and, if required, this season’s hippest hangover cure? Take a moment to make sure the remote hasn’t danced under the sofa, then read on. Here’s your guide to the couch-potato-pleasing splendor of Jan. 1 on TV: The Real Big Red RoseCast Even during these polarized times of shutdowns, putdowns, smackdowns and tweetbursts, we can all agree on one thing: Every new year starts with hope, optimism and Pasadena’s Rose Parade. This year’s march down Colorado Boulevard boasts all kinds of firsts, most of them achieved by her highness Louise Deser Siskel, the first Jewish Rose Queen, first LGBTQ Rose Queen, first Sequoyah High senior Rose Queen and, gasp, first glasses-wearing Rose Queen. Attention, Elon … [Read more...] about New Year’s Day, couch-potato style: Where to watch all the parades, football and marathons
Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group Peaches Christ strikes a pose at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, where she'll be among the performers for the New Year's Eve event. SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 15: Peaches Christ is photographed at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, Calif., on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018. Peaches Christ, a drag performer, emcee, filmmaker, and actor will be the entertainment headliner for the SF Symphony's New Year's Eve celebration. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 15: Peaches Christ strikes a pose at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, Calif., on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018. Peaches Christ, a drag performer, emcee, filmmaker, and actor will be the entertainment headliner for the SF Symphony's New Year's Eve celebration. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - DECEMBER 15: Peaches Christ shows her shoes at Davies Symphony Hall in San … [Read more...] about Drag queen Peaches Christ set to enliven SF Symphony’s New Year’s Eve bash