| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Ever wonder why there’s so much Florida humor on “Saturday Night Live”?
“SNL” writer and consultant Paula Pell attributes that trend to writers from Florida and to the Sunshine State itself.
“It’s just one...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:36 PM
The world is a less zany place, and the red carpet will never be the same because comedian Joan Rivers has rolled up her tongue.
"Well-behaved women seldom make history," historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich said, and Rivers made history by behaving badly...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:28 AM
The patient has been under for a while, quietly resting and gathering strength, and is ready to wake up.
"Ether Dome," a new grand-scale drama about Horace Wells, the Hartford-based dentist who pioneered the use of anesthesia in the mid-19th century, is...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:31 PM
By Jethro Nededog
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Add one more to the growing
population of "Westworld."
Veteran actor Ed Harris has joined the Warner Bros.
Television/HBO production, TheWrap has learned.
Harris will play the ultimate baddie, The Man in...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:33 PM
By Jethro Nededog and Jeff Sneider
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Ptolemy Slocum has joined the
growing cast of the Warner Bros. Television/HBO's science
fiction pilot "Westworld," TheWrap has learned.
WBTV wouldn't confirm Slocum's role or its...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Maya Rudolph just got an invite to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's house party — but don't tell Mom and Dad.
The "Bridesmaids" actress has joined the cast of Fey and Poehler's upcoming Universal comedy "The Nest," about two adult sisters who decide...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Michael Urie and Jonathan Tolins are goofing around in the empty halls of the Mark Taper Forum. Like two puppies just released from their crates, the best buds roll around on their backs on the carpet for a photo shoot and pose, campily, in front of a...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The event: The Global Gourmet Games, a gala fundraiser for FasterCures, staged as a high-spirited competition that pits guests against one another to answer questions about food, wine and related trivia, such as which country consumes the most chicken per...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:05 AM
If like me, you are a longtime, totally committed Barbra Streisand fan and just had to have her coffee table book "My Passion for Design," you probably only leafed through this curious celebration of her meticulously planned Malibu estate.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Roger Ebert was remembered Monday as a critic whose love of movies was second only to his zest for life at the New York premiere of "Life Itself."
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Ebert became famous for the long-running "At the Movies" program with Gene...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The event: You knew you were in L.A. at the Ambassadors for Humanity Gala, which celebrated the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary and honored President Obama for his commitment to human rights.
Celebrity guests and entertainment industry...