| Dec 16, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Outgoing "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno and "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus are among the six new inductees to the Television Academy Hall of Fame who were announced Monday. The other inductees are super-prolific TV writer David E. Kelley, Dolby...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:30 AM
LONDON -- Simon Pegg will lead the Terry Jones helmed comedy pic "Absolutely Anything."
Pegg will play Neil Clarke, a disillusioned school teacher who suddenly finds he has magical powers, bestowed upon him by some aliens.
The aliens will be voiced by...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:04 PM
When actors vote for awards, you can be sure of two things: They're going to love movies with sprawling casts (more parts = more work!) and showy roles that require physical transformation will typically beat subtler performances.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Edouard Molinaro, a French film director best known for his groundbreaking, gay-themed comedy "La Cage Aux Folles," died Saturday at a Paris hospital. He was 85.
He had a pulmonary illness, according to French media.
Molinaro made more than 30 feature...
| Dec 8, 2013
French filmmaker Edouard Molinaro, who earned an Academy Award nomination for directing “La Cage aux Folles,” died Saturday at age 85.
According to the BBC, the cause of death was lung failure.
Molinaro's career spanned six decades and...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 12:11 AM
The holiday specials will be the marquee events this week, and the headliners include the "Duck Dynasty" cast, Kelly Clarkson and the Victoria's Secret models.
"Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Tale" arrives at 10 p.m. Wednesday on NBC. The first...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The holiday season tends to fill the world with music — from radio stations playing Christmas songs all day long, to church choirs rejoicing, to people just singing on the street. TV, of course, is also a place to find much music and singing this...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Three years after the Adult Swim series "Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job" went off the air, Allentown's Tim Heidecker is busier than ever.
With and without comedy partner Eric Wareheim, Heidecker has been working on a handful of web series, TV shows...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:05 AM
CULVER CITY, Calif. Actor Emile Hirsch has never been a quitter. He's been acting since he was 8 years old and it never occurred to him to do anything else. In fact, he never did.
The star of projects like "Into the Wild," "Lone Survivor" and "Killer...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:17 AM
"JFK." During the next two weeks, many networks are offering an assortment of documentaries and docudramas to mark the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination. If you watch only one, let it be American Experience's "JFK." In two two-hour...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:44 AM
With gains from its new comedies, Will Arnett's "The Millers" and Robin Williams' "Crazy Ones," CBS was the top-rated network for the third Thursday in a row.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, CBS averaged more than 11 million viewers in prime...