| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:24 PM
NBC's announcement Tuesday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the next two Golden Globe telecasts doesn't just promise happy viewers and high ratings, it marks the end of a local rags-to-riches story: the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., like the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
We're 13 days away from the Oscars, which means we're about 13 days and 10 seconds away from the first tweet complaining about the show.
But why wait?
Let's be clear: We're not wishing failure on this year's Oscar telecast or predicting that host...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Right now Bob Greenblatt is adding "live TV musicals" to his list of favorite things (right after brown paper packages tied up with string).
"Sound of Music Live!", the first live musical on network television in more than 50 years and a pet project...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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Last Man Standing Tim Allen's family...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Add another star-driven play to Broadway's 2013-14 slate, with Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall, Marisa Tomei and Tracy Letts tapped to star in a Rialto staging of Will Eno's "The Realistic Joneses," gearing up for a February start.
The Sam Gold-directed...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:04 AM
The Mark Twain Prize for American Humor was awarded to Carol Burnett on Sunday night. The ceremony in Washington included appearances by Julie Andrews, Tina Fey, Vicki Lawrence, Tony Bennett and Burnett herself.
Although the prize officially "recognizes...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:29 PM
John Grisham has written novels, short stories, books for children and nonfiction works, and in all of the above, he has done very nicely for himself. The first printings of his signature thrillers have typically sold in the millions (7 million people...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Looks like on Broadway, Magneto and Professor X sell. Or Gandalf and Jean-Luc Picard do.
The two-play outing led by Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, with productions of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" and Harold Pinter's "No Man's Land" playing...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Disney-Pixar's prequel to the animated hit "Monsters, Inc." revisits the amusing teamwork of Billy Crystal and John Goodman, cast again as the voices of Mike and Sulley, the creatures who meet here at the title college.
When their rivalry gets them...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Madison Avenue is placing new importance on the Oscars.
ABC has sold out its advertising inventory for its March 2 broadcast of the Academy Awards, according to media buyers and other people familiar with negotiations for the event, and has been...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:30 AM
LAS VEGAS — From the 34th floor of the Aria Resort & Casino, a colossal hotel complex with more than 4,000 rooms and a 150,000-square-foot gambling floor, Robert De Niro surveyed what remained of the Las Vegas he once knew.
"I don't even recognize...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Hillary Clinton told Variety that Oceana's fete at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel was a "very important event," but as much as she tried to keep the focus on the org's work in protecting the ocean ecosystem, few others couldn't help but allude to the prospect...