| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys have begun filming "The Americans" for FX in Brooklyn.
I'm looking forward to the series, a Cold War spy drama set in the 1980s and scheduled to premiere in January 2013. It comes from "Falling Skies" producer Joe Weisberg,...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — Tracy Letts has his hands full these days writing plays and preparing for the release of the movie version of his Pulitzer-Prize-winning drama, "August: Osage County." But he's added another formidable task to his agenda: elucidating...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:55 AM
"Zero Dark Thirty," Kathryn Bigelow's drama about the hunt for Osama bin Laden, was named the best film of the year Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
The movie, set to open in limited release Dec. 19, took home two other...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 1:08 PM
After Gerard Butler's latest film flops at the box office this weekend, the actor could be benched from Hollywood's A team.
Butler's cold streak at the multiplex is set to continue with "Playing for Keeps," a soccer-themed romantic comedy that may debut...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:41 PM
LOS ANGELES — On a late February morning in the editing suite of Judd Apatow's multi-level West Los Angeles headquarters, the writer-director and editor Brent White were playing back scenes from Apatow's new comedy, “This Is 40.”...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:01 PM
When Henry Bromell won the Writers' Guild Award this year for scripting “The Good Soldier” episode of “Homeland,” he thanked Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana.
Why, you might wonder, would this California screenwriter be thanking...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q. In a recent column, you wrote, "Most people around you will actually give away what they originally wanted if you will just let them be right." I can't understand how your scenario could possibly work. It sounds as though if I disagree with a colleague...
| Nov 5, 2012
Named for an Italian master, veteran character actor Raphael Sbarge has worked for years in film and television and on ......
| Nov 5, 2012
CBS has decided to follow the Super Bowl with Sherlock Holmes. The new drama “Elementary” will receive the prime slot after the big game on Sunday, Feb. 3. Jonny Lee Miller plays a modern-day Sherlock working in New York, and Lucy Liu is...
| Nov 16, 2012
“Partners,” the new sitcom from the “Will & Grace” creators, has been pulled from the CBS schedule. A repeat of “Two and a Half Men” will fill the 8:30 p.m. Monday time slot next week. More comedy repeats will fill...
| Nov 12, 2012
The catchphrase from the 1960s television show “Star Trek” was “to boldly go where no man has gone before.” Actor William Shatner, whose role as that show’s starship Enterprise commander Capt. Kirk has come to identify his...