| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:22 PM
George Lucas is sleeping on "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
The original "Star Wars" creator recently told the New York Post that he hasn't watched the new teaser trailer for the highly anticipated seventh film in the space-opera franchise, directed...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Jimmy Fallon welcomed a new baby girl last week and after taking a few days off, "The Tonight Show" host returned on Monday to introduce his new bundle of joy to his audience.
"Her name is Frances Cole," he said, sharing cellphone snapshots of his new...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 1:28 PM
With Chris Rock as host and Prince as musical guest, "Saturday Night Live" this weekend earned its highest ratings since February, according to early Nielsen numbers.
The NBC show averaged a household rating of 4.9/12 in Nielsen's 54 metered markets and...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:43 AM
As a cash-strapped university student in the late 1970s, Jim Boelke had an idea and applied for a patent and today he owns a profitable factory with distribution from Japan and Hong Kong to Europe, South America and every state in the United States....
| Nov 17, 2014
| 2:00 PM
John Cleese recently fell under the spell of singer Taylor Swift when they appeared together on the popular British chat series "The Graham Norton Show," which airs here on BBC America.
"I am more ignorant about music than anyone you have ever spoken to...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 8:47 AM
"Happiness" (PBS, Monday). I am, as a rule, a fan of the films that make up the PBS documentary series "Independent Lens," which tend to spend intimate quality time with the kinds of people TV usually ignores for being too far off, too foreign, too poor...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:35 PM
TMZ reports that yet another cast member is leaving the venerable "Saturday Night Live" sketch comedy show. The 40th season of the show begins Saturday, Sept. 27 with guest host Chris Pratt. To read TMZ's report on who is leaving after this season,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:53 PM
It's another girl for funnyman Bill Hader.
The "Saturday Night Live" veteran and his wife, "The To-Do List" director Maggie Carey, welcomed their third child on Saturday, his rep confirmed to the Los Angeles Times.
The pair chose Hayley Hader as her...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Eddie Money was one of the few singers who rose up in the late 1970s — playing rock 'n' roll amid the disco craze and punk/new wave that followed it.
Money's breakthrough hit "Baby Hold On" was a blast of R&B-influenced rock in an era when...
| 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...