Television

Television

Who lives here? Oct. 15, 2016

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

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Frank's Faves: Movies about downsizing

This week: "That's the whole meaning of life: trying to find a place for your stuff." — George Carlin

Rich Warren: With DVR systems, the game is rigged

A reader wants to record digital programming without renting a DVR from the cable company or buying a TiVo with its program guide (over $13 a month), which is necessary to use the box.

Library events, Oct. 9-16, 2016

Champaign Public Library

Main library, 200 W. Green St.

Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.

At 7 p.m. Monday at the main library, catch a sneak peek of the new PBS documentary, "Hamilton's America," well ahead of the Oct. 21 airing on WILL-TV.

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

'Hamilton' documentary

Who lives here? Oct. 8, 2016

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

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Richard J. Leskosky: The making of a television sitcom: Part 2

In my previous column, I began an account of watching the filming of a new CBS comedy, "The Great Indoors," with my wife, May, and my daughter, Hannah. Here's the conclusion:

Who lives here? Oct. 1, 2016

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

Richard J. Leskosky: The making of a sitcom

You've undoubtedly watched hundreds of episodes of half-hour television situation comedies. But have you ever wondered how they're put together? Or how long it might take to shoot a particular episode? Surely not much more than a half hour if the laughter you hear comes from a live audience, right?

Who lives here? Sept. 24, 2016

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.