When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.
Don Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose booming baritone became as much a part of the cultural landscape as the shows and products he touted, including “Saturday Night Live,” died Monday in Arizona. He was 96.
NEW YORK – Craig Ferguson is close to a deal to launch an early-evening talk show starting in fall 2015.

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