| Jan 4, 2011
| 6:36 AM
From the Mike Sragow Gets Reel blog:
Jason Winer directed every other episode of the first season of the award-winning ABC comedy "Modern Family." He has just made the jump to movie comedy with the forthcoming remake of "Arthur," starring Russell Brand...
| Apr 9, 2012
In 2006, Greta Gerwig was living in Logan Square, making her first movie (Joe Swanberg’s “LOL”) and fighting off a heat wave.
“We didn’t have air conditioning,” she recalls, “so we had to just put a bowl of ice...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 11:32 AM
As Katy Perry prepares to make her first post-split appearance at the People's Choice Awards this week, the 27-year-old pop star is thanking fans for support.
The singer tweeted on Saturday that her spirits have been lifted by kind words sent to her from...
| Jun 16, 2011
In the latest sign of Hollywood's accelerated efforts to expand its presence in the fast-growing Chinese market, Warner Bros. Entertainment has announced plans to offer its movies via cable television there, the first such venture by a major studio....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:47 PM
"The altitude's kinda giving me a bit of a headache. Does anyone got (an), Aspen?"
Oh, Steven Tyler. It was so funny I forgot to laugh.
"American Idol" travels to Aspen, Colo., for the first time, where we learn about Rocky Mountain Oysters and...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Grammys cast aside their celebratory vibe Sunday to pay tribute to singer Whitney Houston, whose death over the weekend hung heavy over the 54th annual awards show.
Until Saturday, the pre-show drama had focused on Adele and how the six-time-...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Oprah Winfrey had her favorite restaurants where she and her A-list guests would dine during “The Oprah Winfrey Show’s” run in Chicago, including RL and Table Fifty-Two, and now it appears Rosie O’Donnell has her own favorites...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:04 AM
The Easter Bunny-to-be decides to go AWOL and pursue a Hollywood career instead in this comedy that combines computer animation and live action, something director Tim Hill knows from his "Alvin and the Chipmunks" work.
Russell Brand voices "E.B." the...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 11:12 PM
Perennial Razzie favorite Adam Sandler had another banner year when it comes to bad movies, landing 11 nominations in the race for the worst of Hollywood 2011.
The comedian's record-destroying total included his work in or for three films: "Jack and...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Charlie Sheen and Russell Brand join the FX comedy line-up beginning June 28, but more importantly, "Wilfred" is back.
Here's the network's summer comedy block, all times Central:
8 and 8:30 | "Anger Management" with Charlie Sheen
9 | "Wilfred" with...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Singer Katy Perry and comic actor Russell Brand have bought a Sunset Strip-area compound from former National Lampoon Chief Executive Daniel Laikin for $6.5 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The gated Mediterranean-style house, built in 1925,...