| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:49 PM
When the Australian comedy "Please Like Me" made its under-the-radar American premiere on the fledgling Pivot network, it instantly became every TV critic's pick for Best Show You've Never Heard Of.
| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Chris Rock has a rule for when he starts working on a screenplay. "If I'm going to write something, I get the second-best part," says the comedian.
"I'm not Matt Damon, so it's not like I'm getting a ton of scripts." Not that he's complaining. "Hey, I'm...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:22 AM
(Adds Britain's Prince Charles)
Sept 4 (Reuters) - Acerbic comedian Joan Rivers died in New
York on Thursday, a week after suffering cardiac arrest during a
medical procedure on her vocal cords, her daughter Melissa
Fellow comedians, actors...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Monday's 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards opened with familiar faces making trips to the stage, as Jim Parsons won lead actor in a comedy for "The Big Bang Theory" for the fourth time, Julia Louis-Dreyfus scored her third straight trophy for "Veep" and...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:34 PM
The comedian Joan Rivers, who died Thursday at 81, leaves an impression larger and louder than life, and the sense of a sensibility caustic toward both the world and herself. She played a character, of course, as comics do, and in later years was easy...