| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Musical guests Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson supplied the most entertaining moments on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. Host Cameron Diaz showed her comical side as a poet rhapsodizing about the UPS Man. But “Weekend Update”...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 11:13 AM
NBC and Bill Cosby have been joined at the show-business hip for decades.
The network was the home for "I Spy," the lighthearted 1960s spy drama starring Cosby that established the comedian as a major television star. The phenomenal success of "The...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Hannibal Buress has always known that his name gave him an edge over other comics. Sharing a first name with the infamous cannibal from "Silence of the Lambs" has been an instant attention-grabber — both positively and negatively — as his...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:34 AM
It is remarkable in this celebrity-obsessed age that it has taken so long to receive a full-length biography of Phil Hartman.
Given the heat of his fame — in the 1980s and '90s he was a bright star of "Saturday Night Live," "The Simpsons" (his...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:49 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Never, ever watch all 56 Rick Scott ads in a row.
Since I'm suddenly such a fountain of wisdom, avoid the temptation to curl up with some popcorn, YouTube and the 27 commercials that Charlie Crist has cut.
With this $100 million...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Some weeks at the movies are like this. You settle for wonderful actors doing some wonderful acting with scripts that support those efforts even as they limit them.
In "The Skeleton Twins," Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader play Maggie and Milo, grown twins...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In her hit single "Break the Rules," Charli XCX makes one thing clear: "I don't wanna go to school!" she insists over a propulsive synth-pop groove.
Yet on a recent evening, school was precisely where the young British singer found herself. Charli XCX...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Steaming bowls of pasta, a taco bar, jars overflowing with M&Ms and jelly beans — that's what Jena Malone remembers about being on a movie set as a kid. The food.
"I grew up like without any sort of fancy food. So I literally stuffed myself silly,...
| Sep 24, 2014
Rob Schneider has returned to his entertainment roots. The perpetually busy actor is hitting the stage for a brief stand-up run, which stops Friday, Sept. 26, at the Hu Ke Lau.
"Getting up there and doing my material was always my first passion,"...
| 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 24, 2014
| 6:00 AM
NBCUniversal and a group of former interns have agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit contending the interns should have been paid for their work.
The $6.4-million settlement, subject to court approval, would be shared by thousands of interns,...