| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:30 AM
Here's the best news we've heard about the Oscar telecast since it was announced that Neil Patrick Harris will host: Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson will sing.
The Oscar telecast will be Feb. 22 on ABC.
Hudson came to the public's attention on...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:09 AM
Why didn't Jennifer Aniston get an Oscar nomination for "Cake"? The short answer to that question: With one of the five best actress slots taken by Julianne Moore for "Still Alice," there was simply no room for another routinely made health-crisis indie,...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:00 PM
You know how most musicals are loud and obvious, desperate to entertain while delivering an overblown dance number and singing about information we already know with an annoyingly catchy air of self-congratulation?
Clearly, I don’t like musicals....
| Feb 17, 2015
| 4:15 AM
The day after the Oscars last year, the show's producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron received a call from John Travolta apologizing for fumbling the name of singer Idina Menzel. Travolta's mispronunciation — Adele Dazeem — had become a trending...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 11:36 AM
Anna Kendrick would live in a musical if she could, that is if Conan O'Brien isn't around to "make romance."
The "Into the Woods" star sings in the forthcoming "The Last Five Years" and "Pitch Perfect 2" and she'll take part in a special performance...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Already, you can watch "The Last Five Years" on demand, on your couch, in your jammies. Adapter and director Richard LaGravenese's film version of the Jason Robert Brown stage show was made available last week on multiple platforms simultaneously. At home...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:00 AM
At 12, she was nominated for a Tony for the Broadway musical "High Society," at 24, she snagged an Oscar nomination for the drama "Up in the Air," and, at 27, her song "Cups," from the hit comedy "Pitch Perfect," went multi-platinum and became one of...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 8:00 PM
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The Mentalist A young psychic (Alex...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 2:40 PM
When E!'s revamped "Fashion Police" returned to the air last month after the death of Joan Rivers, one reason it worked was the smiling, bespectacled man sitting next to new host Kathy Griffin, fashion stylist Brad Goreski, who came aboard to take the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 8:09 AM
The first "Pitch Perfect 2" trailer clued us in that the Barden Bellas — Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and their fellow divas — were headed to the World Championships of a cappella. Now the second trailer tells us why: redemption.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:13 AM
Anna Kendrick was a guest on "Conan" on Thursday night, promoting her upcoming musical film "The Last Five Years." But rather than the usual celeb-and-host reparte, she and Conan O'Brien decided to show rather than tell.
In other words, they turned...