- Jan 27, 2020
Weeks after its release on HBO, Paolo Sorrentino’s “The New Pope” series is already sparking blowback for the opening scene, during which a group of young nuns dance provocatively in sexy white nighties beneath a giant crucifix in an old monastery in Venice.
The Christmas season is a time to reflect on what life is all about, Pope Francis told an international group of performers.
Tim Conway, who died May 14 in Los Angeles at age 85, was probably best known for his 11 seasons on TV’s The Carol Burnett Show, where he delighted viewers with outlandish sketch comedy and physical humor.
Catholic officials ask for an apology for a comedy sketch comparing supporters of the Catholic Church to fans of R. Kelly.
A professed atheist who podcasts his lack of belief gets a Facebook friend request from God. That’s the premise behind “God Friended Me,” which premieres Sunday, Sept. 30, 8-9 p.m. EDT on CBS.
A recent survey showed what people of faith prefer to watch on television. However, it did not break out favorite shows within particular faith groups, so there’s no way of knowing — at least not yet — what Catholics may prefer.