| Oct 12, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. announced Saturday afternoon that director Richard Lester, who helmed the influential classic Beatles' film musicals, 1964's "A Hard Day's Night" and 1965's "Help!," is the recipient of the organization's career...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
"Two and a Half Men" is a cash cow for CBS, but the network and creators Chuck Lorre and Lee Aronsohn aren't the only ones benefiting.
"Men" star Ashton Kutcher leads Forbes' annual list of top-paid TV actors, having earned an estimated $24 million...
| Mar 6, 2013
As a server at Blue Fin restaurant in Times Square, Amy Schumer — then an aspiring stand-up comic — said she waited on comedian Patton Oswalt every day for nearly a week, bringing him tea during each visit to help him combat his cold. They...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Looks like Paula Deen has cooked up another mess for herself.
In a videotaped deposition, the celebrity chef has reportedly admitted openly making racist jokes and slurs. She even confirmed that she wanted to costume black waitstaff as slaves at a...
| Jul 6, 2013
Religion and science have long had disagreements — from Galileo, who was tried for teaching that the Earth was not the center of the universe, to battles over teaching evolution in public schools. But when it comes to greed, religion and science...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:18 PM
We haven’t seen the last of Lisa Lampanelli on the Comedy Central Roasts, not according to the “Queen of Mean” herself.
Lampanelli, the 51-year-old insult comic who performs Saturday at the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet, said she...
| Aug 18, 2013
I keep encountering a T-shirt that reads "Cool story, babe. Now go make me a sandwich."
Not just at a mall kiosk, but on actual people. I saw it on a guy outside Lollapalooza and a guy walking the bike path and another one riding the Blue Line.
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:02 AM
After a bankruptcy, a sale and a makeover, the controversial remake of “Red Dawn” will premiere later this month, closing ......
| Sep 16, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Charlie Sheen never won an Emmy for playing Charlie Harper, but Kathy Bates has. The Oscar-winning actress collected an Emmy Saturday for her guest appearance as Charlie's ghost on CBS' “Two and a Half Men.” Via Twitter, Bates offered her...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Kathy Bates, an Emmy winner this year for “Two and a Half Men,” will be a presenter at the Emmys on Sunday. Bates, an Oscar winner for “Misery,” is also a nominee for the canceled “Harry's Law.” She recently revealed...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Last year’s Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival opened with a gamble: a little-known French film with no box-office stars that was not only shot in black-and-white, but came with another layer of anachronistic provocation. It was a silent...