| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:26 PM
One nice thing about the contemporary world of comedy is its abundance of small gifts. You can thank the Internet for this; it may have destroyed bookstores and record stores and much else I hold/held dear, but it created the video version of the...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Netflix will bring back Ricky Gervais' kind-hearted, slow-witted "Derek" for a second season, with all six episodes slated to hit the service on Friday, May 30.
The Internet streamer will bow the sophomore season of the half-hour dramedy in all...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The questions ran the gamut at the PaleyFest's "The Mindy Project" panel on Tuesday night at the Dolby Theatre, ranging from whether the script is improvised to who is the better kisser.
For the most part the script is not improvised because the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Mindy Kaling has seen a lot of action on "The Mindy Project," given her character's very busy love life.
The star, writer and producer of the Fox comedy, which was renewed for a third season this month, has smooched countless guest stars as Dr. Mindy...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:41 AM
If we checked in with "The Office's" Kelly Kapoor today, she might very well be in the midst of a talking spree about Tuesday's episodes of "The Mindy Project"
"I would hope she'd tune in -- it's totally up her alley," Mindy Kaling told The Times during...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Mindy Kaling was stunning in a custom-made azure gown at Saturday's Costume Designers Guild Awards.
Her sheath of choice was a one-shouldered, lace and blue-hued confection from costume designer Salvador Perez Jr., who also happens to be the president...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:13 PM
For Jenna Fischer, "The Office" might be closed, but the nursery door is wide open: The actress is pregnant again.
The baby, due this summer, will be her second with screenwriter hubby Lee Kirk, according to Us Weekly, which first reported the news....
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- BBC Worldwide has inked a format deal with broadcaster Czech Television for a local version of "The Office."
The six-episode series, which will be produced in-house for channel CT1, is due to go into production in January. It is the ninth...
| 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 14, 2014
The title of actor and writer B.J. Novak's debut collection, "One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories," is a bit misleading. Only a handful of the 63 pieces in the book (64 if you count the discussion questions in the back) are short stories per se. The...