| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:36 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - NBC has for the past several seasons offered hints that it's getting out of the quirky-comedy business, something that has sustained the Peacock from the days of "Seinfeld." Now it has figured out it can still keep adding to...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:17 AM
In a little more than four years, the smart and ambitious programming at Coral Gables Art Cinema won it a national reputation. This week, the guy who created that buzz begins curating films at the Cinema Paradiso theaters in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"Community" will be making its season six premiere on Yahoo!Screen with some new faces. The comedy has added "Criminal Minds" vet Paget Brewster and "Enlisted" actor Keith David to the cast as series regulars.
Brewster has signed on to play Francesca...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 2:23 PM
"Powerless" (PBS, Monday). A film about power and the lack of it, and how little things are made to work when big things fail. We are in Kanpur, India, population 3 million, where there is no electricity for many and often none for any. The main...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Joel McHale is going to be serving up "The Soup" for quite a while.
The comedian and star of "Community" has signed an extended agreement with E! that will keep him on the 10-year-old series, which comedically skewers reality and talk shows.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Netflix, Hulu Plus and Amazon Prime are going to be a godsend to Hollywood's major studios in the coming years, if projections issued Thursday from RBC Capital Markets are any indication.
Analyst David Bank estimates that the three biggest subscription...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Somewhere in rural Switzerland, a town council convenes. They are all men of advanced age and they are grumbling about the state of their village: "Forsaken, desolate and shunned by every traveler, and why? Because of these Frankensteins!"
| Oct 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Women in Hollywood, consider yourselves honored."
So said Joel McHale, host of the Elle Women in Hollywood event, held Monday night at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. The "Community" star returned to host the event, this year honoring Elizabeth...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Think back about your favorite television shows over the decades. What do you remember first? For me, it is almost always the opening credits. It is the equivalent of a book jacket or an album cover. Even in this age of DVR and streaming and ever-...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Jennifer Garner, Zoe Saldana and Tina Fey have landed the three covers of Elle magazine's November Women in Hollywood issue.
The actresses were also joined by "Hunger Games" star Elizabeth Banks, TV star Brie Larson, screen legends Jessica Lange and...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:26 PM
John Mulaney has the benevolent wide-set eyes, cresting hair and copacetic choirboy appearance of a superhero who has taken a spa day. He is trim to the point of receding, and as angular as Peter Parker. He walks with his hands plunged deep in his...