| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Those interested in the health and well-being of the screen musical are advised to wait a week for "Into the Woods" rather than take a flier on the wobbly, unsatisfying new update of "Annie."
It brings no pleasure to report this, especially when the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Hard to believe the sun will come out tomorrow for the new "Annie."
Starring Jamie Foxx as the mogul and Quvenzhané Wallis as the moppet, there are so many reasons to rain on this parade.
Director Will Gluck's glam, grim re-imagining of the...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:30 PM
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YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Over the summer, increasingly in-demand film and television writer/director/producer Will Gluck quietly acquired 3.3+...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Over the years, Chicago-based filmmaker Stephen Cone has occasionally done freelance work running casting sessions for the local agency Paskal Rudnicke, which is frequently hired to find actors for commercials and TV guest spots.
That experience —...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Emma Stone is Vogue's May 2014 cover girl, and we're pretty relieved that the hype around April's notorious cover stars has died down.
For the second time, the 25-year-old graces the cover of the fashion codex, and this time it's just ahead of her...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Quvenzhane Wallis, the Oscar-nominated star of "Beasts of the Southern Wild," gets a new lease on a hard-knock life in the first trailer for "Annie," an upcoming remake of the beloved stage and screen musical.
Directed by Will Gluck ("Easy A") and...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:18 PM
A case against actress Amanda Bynes for possessing marijuana and throwing a bong out an apartment window last year was dismissed on Monday by a New York judge.
The prosecution and her lawyer Gerald Shargel agreed earlier this year that the case should be...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Drake is speaking out about the bizarre tweets Amanda Bynes has sent his way, calling the messages "a little weird and disturbing."
The former Nickelodeon actress, on an extended, involuntary psychiatric hold stemming from a July 22 incident in which...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Amanda Bynes was released from custody Friday following her arrest on charges of reckless endangerment, marijuana possession and tampering with evidence after allegedly throwing a bong out of her apartment window in New York. The "Easy A" actress...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Amanda Bynes has been placed under an involuntary psychiatric hold after allegedly setting a small fire in a Thousand Oaks neighborhood.
The onetime child star, who most recently appeared in "Hairspray" and "Easy A," was detained by Ventura County...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:16 PM
As more details emerged about Amanda Bynes' fiery Monday adventures — activities that saw her hospitalized on an involuntary 72-hour psychiatric hold — it was reported that her parents may be pursuing a conservatorship for their wayward...