| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:00 AM
I fear for the future of James Franco's acting career.
And when I say acting, I'm referring to Franco's portrayal of other characters, not the growing number of meta performances the actor is amassing.
It's not that Franco is bad at playing Franco. If...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
"Sausage Party," the upcoming raunchy animated comedy from writers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, now has a guest list.
The voice cast for the film will reunite "This Is the End" stars James Franco, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz and Rogen...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:54 PM
PARK CITY, Utah — “Whiplash,” Damien Chazelle's debut feature about a fraught relationship between a teacher and student at a New York music school, was the big winner at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday night, taking the top...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:30 AM
There's still a week until Jimmy Fallon's version of "The Tonight Show" debuts, but NBC has already announced the program's first week of guests, which is to include First Lady Michelle Obama and the new host's BFF, Justin Timberlake.
The guests for the...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Every time I see Ron Burgundy, a.k.a. Will Ferrell, hawking Dodge Durangos on TV — which seems like a million times a day — what strikes me is how brilliant the "Anchorman" conceit is in small bits. The carefully manicured hair, the flashy...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It's difficult to know what the folks at Funny or Die were thinking when they created the miniseries spoof "The Spoils of Babylon" debuting Thursday on IFC.
The all-star cast, which includes Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire and Tim Robbins,...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
In what looks to be his biggest role since leaving "Saturday Night Live" in May, Bill Hader is in talks to co-star with Amy Schumer in Universal's Judd Apatow pic "Trainwreck."
Apatow is directing and producing through his eponymous banner. U acquired...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:09 AM
One of the weekend's top box-office performers, Disney's "Frozen," was among the nominees for the 2013 Annie Awards, which are presented by the International Animated Film Society.
The following is a complete list of nominees:
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Los Angeles is home to hundreds of comedy clubs and sketch shows and some of the country's strongest improvisation schools, which have trained and put a spotlight on comedians like Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy and Taran Killam. But the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
AMC/Sundance Channel Global, the international division of AMC Networks, has acquired six titles from year's Sundance Festival to fuel the growth of its international channels in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
Unveiled at Park City by Bruce Tuchman...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Maybe if I liked the first "Anchorman" a little less, I'd like "Anchorman 2" a little more. Still, I laughed. Louder and crasser than the 2004 original, though God knows the first one had its share of jokes ending with phrases like "massive erection" or...