TV Blog - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/Blogs/tv Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Thursday on TV: Is this the end for 'The Crazy Ones'? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57832629-63/nbc-crazy-fox-ones.html.csp The Crazy Ones (8 and 8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) ends its first season with a pair of original episodes. In the first, the team tries to save a library.In the second, the firm faces a buy-out, and Simon's (Robin Williams) ex-wife (Marilu Henner) holds the deciding vote. And, yes, this is the ex-wife who is the mother of Sydney (Sarah Michelle Gellar).The big question is whether there will be a second season for "The Crazy Ones." I hope so, but it's really iffy at this point.Elsewhere on TV ...College... The Crazy Ones (8 and 8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) ends its first season with a pair of original episodes. In the first, the team tries to save a library.In the second, the firm faces a buy-out, and Simon's (Robin Williams) ex-wife (Marilu Henner) holds the deciding vote. And, yes, this is the ex-wife who is the mother of Sydney (Sarah Michelle Gellar).The big question is whether there will be a second season for "The Crazy Ones." I hope so, but it's really iffy at this point.Elsewhere on TV ...College... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 57832629@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:31:02 MDT Dell Loy Hansen makes management changes at former Simmons radio stations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57827454-63/lake-media-salt-simmons.html.csp Utah developer/Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen bought out Simmons Media in October; six months later, he's making some major changes to the management of the radio stations. Stephen C. Johson, a 35-year veteran of Simmons, has been appointed generaal manager and CEO of Broadway's Salt Lake Radio Group. He'll oversee former Simmons stations KXRK, KUDD, KUUU, KEGA and KYMV as well as KALL, which Hansen took control of when he became sole owner of Real Salt Lake. And John G. Kimball, Real Salt... Utah developer/Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen bought out Simmons Media in October; six months later, he's making some major changes to the management of the radio stations. Stephen C. Johson, a 35-year veteran of Simmons, has been appointed generaal manager and CEO of Broadway's Salt Lake Radio Group. He'll oversee former Simmons stations KXRK, KUDD, KUUU, KEGA and KYMV as well as KALL, which Hansen took control of when he became sole owner of Real Salt Lake. And John G. Kimball, Real Salt... 57827454@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:19:02 MDT Wednesday on TV: At long last, Jazz season comes to an official end http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57827285-63/jazz-fans-game-nbcsn.html.csp For a lot of local fans, the NBA season ended months ago. Officially, it ends tonight with the team's final game of the year - Utah Jazz at Minnesota Timberwolves (6 p.m., ROOT).It would be interesting to know how many Utah fans will tune in. And how many of those who do tune in will be rooting against the Jazz in hopes of a better draft pick.Elsewhere on TV ...Stanley Cup playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Tampa Bay Lightning (5 p.m,. CNBC); Columbus Blue Jackets at Pittsburgh Penguins (5:30 p.m.,... For a lot of local fans, the NBA season ended months ago. Officially, it ends tonight with the team's final game of the year - Utah Jazz at Minnesota Timberwolves (6 p.m., ROOT).It would be interesting to know how many Utah fans will tune in. And how many of those who do tune in will be rooting against the Jazz in hopes of a better draft pick.Elsewhere on TV ...Stanley Cup playoffs: Montreal Canadiens at Tampa Bay Lightning (5 p.m,. CNBC); Columbus Blue Jackets at Pittsburgh Penguins (5:30 p.m.,... 57827285@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:29:02 MDT Ira Glass (and his back-up dancers) win over Kingsbury Hall crowd http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57813162-63/glass-dancers-audience-think.html.csp Ira Glass and his back-up dancers entertained a nearly full house at Kingsbury Hall on Saturday night. Yes, Glass - the host of "This American Life" - came with back-up dancers. Mostly, however, he was there to talk about what he does. And tell stories. Which he did in the dark for a while to mimic the effect of radio before bringing up the lights. "This is what I look like," he told the audience. "I thought you'd look different, too." He talked about how, while "This American Life" tackles to i... Ira Glass and his back-up dancers entertained a nearly full house at Kingsbury Hall on Saturday night. Yes, Glass - the host of "This American Life" - came with back-up dancers. Mostly, however, he was there to talk about what he does. And tell stories. Which he did in the dark for a while to mimic the effect of radio before bringing up the lights. "This is what I look like," he told the audience. "I thought you'd look different, too." He talked about how, while "This American Life" tackles to i... 57813162@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:45:23 MDT Monday on TV: ‘Mom’ ends its first season on a high note http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57817780-63/christy-alcoholic-cbs-mom.html.csp Mom (8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) comes to the end of its first season tonight, and there definitely have been ups and downs. The first few episodes of this sitcom about Christy (Anna Faris), a recovering alcoholic; her mother, Bonnie (Allison Janney), a recovering alcoholic; and Christy’s daughter, Violet (Sadie Calvano), a pregnant teenager, were sharp and funny. Then the series sort of lost its way as it became more about Christy’s series of boyfriends. But the show got back on track as it became mo... Mom (8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) comes to the end of its first season tonight, and there definitely have been ups and downs. The first few episodes of this sitcom about Christy (Anna Faris), a recovering alcoholic; her mother, Bonnie (Allison Janney), a recovering alcoholic; and Christy’s daughter, Violet (Sadie Calvano), a pregnant teenager, were sharp and funny. Then the series sort of lost its way as it became more about Christy’s series of boyfriends. But the show got back on track as it became mo... 57817780@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:41:02 MDT This weekend on TV: One Utahn pitches his product; another faces murder charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57807440-63/cbs-abc-season-fox.html.csp Utahns will be featured on ABC on Friday and CBS on Saturday.On Friday, University of Utah grad David Toledo will appear Friday on Shark Tank (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) to try to convince the sharks to invest in his company, which makes portable cooking pots that double as power sources.On Saturday, 48 hours (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) will report on the cast of Johnny Wall, who is accused of drowning his ex-wife, Uta Von Schwedler, in 2011. Originally ruled a suicide, Wall and Von Schwedler's teenage son, Pel... Utahns will be featured on ABC on Friday and CBS on Saturday.On Friday, University of Utah grad David Toledo will appear Friday on Shark Tank (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4) to try to convince the sharks to invest in his company, which makes portable cooking pots that double as power sources.On Saturday, 48 hours (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) will report on the cast of Johnny Wall, who is accused of drowning his ex-wife, Uta Von Schwedler, in 2011. Originally ruled a suicide, Wall and Von Schwedler's teenage son, Pel... 57807440@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:23:01 MDT CBS’ ‘48 Hours’ focuses on Utah murder — or was it suicide? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstv/57806980-63/wall-pelle-says-schwedler.html.csp An infamous, ongoing Utah murder case will take center stage on CBS on Saturday night. At this point, it’s still an alleged murder. No trial date has been set for Johnny Wall, who is charged with murdering his ex-wife, Uta Von Schwedler, in 2011. Originally ruled a suicide, it turned into a murder case largely through the efforts of Wall and Von Schwedler’s teenage son, Pelle. And that’s the focus of the correspondent Susan Spencer’s report, titled “Father and Son,” which airs Saturday at 9 p.m.... An infamous, ongoing Utah murder case will take center stage on CBS on Saturday night. At this point, it’s still an alleged murder. No trial date has been set for Johnny Wall, who is charged with murdering his ex-wife, Uta Von Schwedler, in 2011. Originally ruled a suicide, it turned into a murder case largely through the efforts of Wall and Von Schwedler’s teenage son, Pelle. And that’s the focus of the correspondent Susan Spencer’s report, titled “Father and Son,” which airs Saturday at 9 p.m.... 57806980@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:04:02 MDT