| May 7, 2015
| 11:07 AM
Should Hulu end up being the rebound platform for "The Mindy Project," it'd be another high sign of the streaming service's aggressive push to up its game.
Universal Television, the studio behind the Mindy Kaling vehicle, has begun talks with Hulu after...
| May 14, 2015
| 9:07 AM
Think what you will about Miley Cyrus' latest transformation into a sailor-mouthed Burning Man faerie sprite. She might be having the most fun of any musician on the planet right now.
Her show at Terminal 5 in New York Wednesday night, tied to Adult...
| May 13, 2015
| 9:27 AM
UPDATED: In drawing viewers Tuesday night, the "NCIS" season finale was out in front of "The Voice" and "Dancing With the Stars."
The Mark Harmon drama drew 14.9 million viewers, biggest audience of the night.
The "Dancing" results show averaged 10.2...
| May 7, 2015
| 4:30 PM
The mirth of “Groundlings Kung Fu Battle Island” perhaps isn't at landmark levels, yet it’s consistent with the venerated troupe’s hip reputation.
Its title is purely decorative, apart from musical director Willie Etra and...
| May 1, 2015
| 11:00 AM
Jack Black gets some of his best ideas in the middle of the night.
In his younger days, he would often stay up until dawn, playing Scrabble over the Internet and letting his mind roam to strange places. Now that he's got kids — sons ages 6 and 8...
| May 6, 2015
| 9:00 PM
He has a Brooklyn brownstone, a genre-defying electronic sound that has won over fans at Spin, SXSW and the prickly crowd at Pitchfork, and a cooler-than-thou stage name that translates as "Black Ice Cream." But the inspiration for Helado Negro's...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 5:52 PM
A show about nothing could be something big for Hulu.
Jerry Seinfeld took the stage at Hulu's annual presentation before potential advertisers to promote the company's deal to exclusively stream all 180 episodes of the 1990s sitcom juggernaut....
| Apr 23, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Hulu, under a new deal with Turner Broadcasting, will become the exclusive subscription video on-demand home to programming from Adult Swim and Cartoon Network, as well as select series from TNT and TBS.
The deal, announced Thursday, marks the first-...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 12:32 PM
City Paper has been running the syndicated comic "Maakies" by Tony Millionaire (aka Scott Richardson) for 15 years, but this week we decided to stop running it. We told Millionaire our decision and explained the reasons, and were content to leave it at...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 6:24 PM
We’re all grown-ups here pretty much, which means we can pick and choose what entertains us when we’re high, right? We don’t need proper “stoner” movies explicitly designed to watch while we’re lit and they certainly...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:27 AM
Hannibal Buress says he doesn't want to talk about Bill Cosby anymore.
That may sound odd coming from a comedian who brought the claims of sexual misconduct against Cosby back into the public eye — and perhaps ended the TV icon's career — by...