| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Fans of Showtime's recently canceled series "The Borgias" are nothing if not passionate. They recently rallied during the Television Critics Assn.'s summer press tour to get Showtime to bring the historical series back. That didn't work, but they are...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:43 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival announced a number of additional world premieres Tuesday, saying that John Turturro’s “Fading Gigolo,” Josh Waller’s Cory Monteith pic “McCanick,” and Richard Glatzer and Wash...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:55 PM
The home-video debut of this Canadian-made drama can't be accused of exploiting the recent death of "Glee" co-star Cory Monteith, since it was set for release before the tragedy occurred.
Ironically, the actor plays ... an actor who finds success in...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:45 AM
After the coffee. Before finding a way to check out Al Jazeera America.
The Skinny: I want to watch Al Jazeera America but alas am a Time Warner Cable subscriber and it doesn't have a deal to carry the news channel, which launches today. I need to get a...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The "In Memoriam" segment at this year's Emmys will be extended, with several actors and a producer receiving special recognition.
Among those to be spotlighted are James Gandolfini, whose "Sopranos" costar Edie Falco will speak; "Glee" star Cory...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Filmmaker Josh Waller spent the better part of the last decade trying to get his crime thriller "McCanick" made. Over the years, its budget shrunk from $10 million to less than $500,000. Actors fell off the project. The film's location shifted from New...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:34 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing how the debut of "Sleepy Hollow" did.
The Skinny: I finally finished the season finale of "Newsroom" last night. That was some serious torture, particularly the last few minutes thanks to that butchering of Pete...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead in his New York apartment on Feb. 2, died of an accidental overdose of drugs, the New York City Chief Medical Examiner said on Friday.
The cause of death was acute drug intoxication, including heroin,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:09 AM
El actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, que fue hallado muerto en su departamento de Nueva York el 2 de febrero con una aguja en el brazo, falleció por una sobredosis accidental de drogas, dijo el viernes el jefe forense de Nueva York.
La causa de la muerte...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:38 AM
“I didn’t record one word I didn’t feel – whether or not I wrote it,” Lea Michele says during a recent listening session for her debut album. "These are words that are parts of me."
"Louder," released on Tuesday, shows...
| Feb 14, 2014
The death of Philip Seymour Hoffman last week, apparently of a heroin overdose, says a lot about the epidemic of opiate abuse gripping the United States.
That epidemic, which I've spent the last year researching for a forthcoming book, is rooted in a...