| Apr 9, 2015
| 9:43 AM
"Mr. Gold," a look at a gold-suited sign turner in Orlando, may run just four minutes, but it has secured a spot at the Florida Film Festival.
"For me, it's just a big honor. I've lived here all my life," said Brian Carlson, 29, of Lockhart. "I've...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 12:28 PM
It is the most meta of meta comedic ideas: a Lifetime movie that spoofs Lifetime movies. But now the project's fate appears to be in crisis.
On Wednesday, the Hollywood Reporter announced that comedians Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig had teamed up for ...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:29 PM
The fate of a Lifetime TV movie featuring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig remained unclear on Friday after the project's planned secrecy was spoiled.
The former "Saturday Night Live" stars made the ominously titled "A Deadly Adoption," playing a couple...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The defection of top agents from Creative Artists Agency to the smaller United Talent Agency this week has underscored the growing importance of comedy — and versatile comedic actors — to the entertainment business.
CAA filed a lawsuit...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:41 PM
On Tuesday, Netflix released the first teaser trailer for its upcoming eight-episode revival of the cult indie comedy "Wet Hot American Summer," officially confirming the participation of virtually the entire cast of the original movie.
| Feb 7, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Amy Pascal's exit from Sony Pictures comes as the studio faces one of its biggest creative crossroads.
The film studio has been trailing its Hollywood rivals when it comes to big, reliable franchises — the kind of blockbusters that drive the box...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:00 AM
"Saturday Night Live" is 40 years old this year.
Forty years before its debut — Oct. 11, 1975, during the Ford administration — Jack Benny was in his third year on radio; the Marx Brothers were starring in "A Night at the Opera," their first...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:53 AM
"Saturday Night Live" takes a very long bow -- three and a half hours -- Sunday night on NBC. How you feel about that 40th anniversary celebration will depend on how you have experienced the show.
If, like me, you saw it from the beginning, you...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Fear is the enemy of satire, a point all too well illustrated this weekend by “Saturday Night Live.”
The NBC series started promisingly by having Dr. Evil (Mike Myers) slam North Korea and Sony for giving evil organizations a bad name over...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:19 AM
NBC is going all out for the Golden Globes.
The network offers a preview special at 10 p.m. Friday, a red-carpet special at 7 p.m. Sunday and three hours of awards at 8 p.m. Sunday. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host for the third consecutive year.
| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:15 PM
"Saturday Night Live" plans to celebrate its 40th anniversary this month, with NBC confirming a long list of participants during the Super Bowl. The massive reunion special will air on Feb. 15.
The biggest surprise is Eddie Murphy's planned attendance....