| May 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Chelsea Handler says she's leaving E! Her manager, Irving Azoff, says she's leaving E!, too. The only entity that hasn't confirmed her departure is, well, E! itself.
That's a very telling absence in all the wind and speculation blowing around the...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Talent agent Fred Hashagen has joined UTA's talent department.
Hashagen spent the last year years at Paradigm and his clients include "Saturday Night Live" thesps Kate McKinnon and John Milhiser, Jordan Klepper ("The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"), Drew...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Stephen Colbert ditched the White House Correspondents Assn. Dinner on Saturday for the Montclair Film Festival's special screening of Sidney Lumet's "Network."
After the retrospective screening, David Letterman's successor led a discussion about with...
| Feb 13, 2014
AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan recently became one of the 10 nonpermanent members of the United Nations Security Council, a position that will put the international spotlight on the Hashemite kingdom. Its Israeli and Palestinian neighbors continue to grab...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:49 AM
John Oliver admirers, take note: HBO has finally confirmed the title and launch date of the former "Daily Show" correspondent's new show.
"Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" will make its debut April 27 at 11 p.m. PDT. The series, which was announced...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:00 AM
They've tried edgy and tinkered with experimental. But the producers of the 86th Academy Awards telecast believe that what America really wants is tradition.
This year's Oscar show Sunday will bring back 2007 host Ellen DeGeneres, a likable, benign...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:07 AM
When John Oliver left "The Daily Show" in December to launch a new weekly show on HBO, host Jon Stewart surprised him with a video tribute to his 7-1/2 years on the Comedy Central show. Overcome with emotion, Oliver broke down in tears and gave Stewart...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — John Oliver will have the crab cakes — but that's all, thanks.
In a private dining room at HBO's plush headquarters overlooking Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan, a waitress in a crisp black uniform asks the 37-year-old comedian if...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — The days are numbered for stupid human tricks and goofy Top 10 lists: David Letterman is preparing to retire from "Late Show" in 2015, in another generational upheaval that will roil the crowded late-night TV schedule.
The host, who...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:13 AM
It’s not often that the Broward Center for the Performing Arts offers a concert by a singer whose songs are heard among the thumpy pop hits on Y100, but there are all kinds of new things going on at the big house on the New River.
To be sure, it&...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Comedy Central now has a late-night problem.
CBS' announcement that Stephen Colbert would take over "The Late Show" next year when David Letterman retires leaves a huge gap in Comedy Central's marquee lineup.
For nearly a decade, "The Colbert Report"...