| Apr 19, 2015
| 10:45 AM
"Furious 7" finished atop the box office for the third consecutive weekend with an estimated $29.1 million in ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada, but it was the international market that pushed the Universal Pictures film to be the highest grossing...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 3:00 PM
"Knock, Knock, It's Tig Notaro" (Showtime, premieres Friday). A beautifully made documentary road picture, codirected by Michael LaHaie and Christopher Wilcha, that accompanies comedian Tig Notaro and opening act/driver John Dore, on a 2013 summer house-...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 3:11 PM
I was feeling pretty bad about the state of political satire on TV until I saw Kate McKinnon of "Saturday Night Live" mock Hillary Clinton last week on the eve of the former secretary of state's presidential announcement.
Practicing her announcement...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:01 PM
Who can say no to a monkey movie?
Resistance proves particularly futile when the production in question is as amusingly fascinating as "Monkey Kingdom," the latest entry from the ever-engaging Disneynature series of wildlife documentaries.
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:26 PM
Kate McKinnon's "Saturday Night Live" portrayal of Hillary Rodham Clinton, which she reprised this weekend ahead of Clinton's presidential bid announcement on Sunday, has been winning universal raves -- not that the 31-year-old actress would know.
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:27 AM
Hannibal Buress says he doesn't want to talk about Bill Cosby anymore.
That may sound odd coming from a comedian who brought the claims of sexual misconduct against Cosby back into the public eye — and perhaps ended the TV icon's career — by...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:43 AM
Rachel Dratch, the comedienne best known for her seven-year stint on "Saturday Night Live," will host the 7th annual Shorty Awards, which will bestow laurels on the top social-media personalities and sites of the year.
This year's Shorty Awards will...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:38 AM
Abramorama has set "Live From New York!," the documentary chronicling the 40-year-history of "Saturday Night Live," for a June 12 theatrical release in the U.S.
"Live From New York!," directed by Bao Nguyen, will debut April 15 as the opening film at...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 12:32 PM
NEW YORK — The "New York Spring Spectacular" has arrived and it's one show this season that definitely lives up to its name — spec-tac-u-lar.
There are more than 40 Rockettes, 500 gallons of water falling as rain, live dogs, digital...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:52 AM
Second City comedian Emily Walker remembers shaking when she got the call from her manager. She had landed a role on the fourth season of the Showtime series "Homeland," without an in-person audition.
"You're told a lot that they never really book by...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:37 AM
"Empire" isn't the only show that has its fans singing.
Since arriving March 6, “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” the sprightly new Netflix comedy co-created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, has lodged itself in the cultural lexicon with songs...