Aaron Barnhart

Aaron Barhnart is TV critic for the Kansas City Star and the founder of TV Barn.com.

Recent Stories by Aaron Barnhart

Film Company IM Global Launches TV Business, Lands Former Top Syfy Exec to Run the Operation

Posted July 29, 2014 at 9:27 AM

A new television production and distribution venture is being launched by worldwide film company IM Global, which has hired former Syfy President of Original Content Mark Stern to oversee the initiative, Deadline.com reports. IM Global, which is part of......

A Familiar TV Personality From the 1980s and 1990s Will Soon Be Back on the Small Screen

Posted July 29, 2014 at 9:02 AM

A show is gaining momentum that will mark the return to television for a personality who was a familiar presence on the tube back in the 1980s and 1990s. John Tesh, known for his long run as a co-host......

Veteran TV and Film Actor Dead at 81

Posted July 29, 2014 at 8:51 AM

A veteran actor known for a long string of television roles, who also appeared in major feature films and was a recording artist and musical theater performer, has died. Variety reports that James Shigeta, who was one of the......

Child Molestation Suspect Killed in Shootout After Being Spotted on TV Show

Posted July 29, 2014 at 8:39 AM

A man who was wanted on child molestation charges was killed in a shootout with police after being showcased on a television show. The New York Times reports that the man, Charles Mozdir, was featured this month on CNN’s......

Key Executive Exits NBCU's Esquire Network

Posted July 29, 2014 at 8:27 AM

A key executive at NBCUniversal's cable channel Esquire Network has exited the channel. Deadline.com reports that the network's head of digital, Rob Juster, is out. Juster moved to Esquire after NBCUniversal shifted the Style Network to the male-focused Esquire......