| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:52 PM
A few years ago in the New Yorker, Tina Fey, in an essay about her time as a writer on “Saturday Night Live,” broke down the show's writing staff into two fundamental groups: “Harvard Boys and Improv People.” The latter (which...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:00 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung Electronics Co. struck social media gold when Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres used one of its smartphones to take what has now become the world's most famous selfie.
DeGeneres never mentioned Samsung, a major Academy Awards...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:47 AM
Sunday night's Super Bowl XLVIII may have been a disaster for Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, but not for Zooey Deschanel or Andy Samberg.
Fox aired new episodes of "New Girl" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" after the game to win new fans for the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Crowdfunding films in Europe is still in its infancy, but some enterprising producers have launched campaigns, using a few opportunities not yet available in the U.S. -- and are facing a different set of challenges.
American filmmakers have mainly used...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Captain Phillips," "American Hustle" and "Frozen" took top honors among narrative features as the American Cinema Editors handed out the ACE Eddie Awards Friday evening.
"Captain Phillips" and its editor Christopher Rouse took kudos for dramatic...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Mindy Kaling was one of the many celebrities hobnobbing with politicians at a White House State Dinner on Tuesday.
"The Mindy Project" star chronicled the entirety of her evening on Twitter and Instagram, taking followers inside the White house fete,...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Jenna Fischer has sold a house in Studio City for $2.015 million.
The gated Moroccan-style house "The Office" star sold is entered through a courtyard with a fountain. Features include panoramic views, two fireplaces, a butler's pantry, four bedrooms,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:30 AM
B.J. Novak wrote for and costarred in NBC's hit series "The Office" for eight seasons, a quiet member of a hilariously brash ensemble, playing the smug Ryan Howard. So when he unleashed his literary debut, "One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories"...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:13 PM
If binge-watching the second season of "House of Cards," Netflix's misanthropic political thriller, isn't your idea of romance, take heart: There are plenty of other shows that celebrate love in its myriad forms available for you to binge-watch this...
| Feb 22, 2014
When he performs Saturday night at the Coral Gables Congregational Church, B.J. Novak will read short stories that recall girls who gave him great advice ("what does your heart tell you?"); meeting a man who Instagrammed pictures of everything he ate; and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:54 AM
The following is a complete list of nominations for the 50th Cinema Audio Society Awards for outstanding achievement in sound mixing for 2013. The awards are to be presented on Feb. 22 in the Crystal Ballroom of the Millennium Biltmore Hotel. The CAS...