| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Decked out in a blue blazer and stylish white hat, he bounded onto the ballroom stage at the Beverly Hilton as if he could barely contain himself, beaming at the audience of TV journalists from around the country.
After being almost off the showbiz grid...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Mexican director Gaz Alazraki shook up his country's film industry this year when his raucous clash of the classes comedy "Nosotros los nobles" ("We Are the Nobles") grossed more than $26 million at the Mexico box office. It also put the 35-year-old...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The CW announced this week that it has acquired the U.S. broadcast rights to Canadian comedy series "Seed," signalling that the network's plan to add more comedy to its lineup is well underway.
Skein, from Joseph Raso and Mark Farrell, centers on a sperm...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The first scene in "Grown Ups 2" depicts a deer urinating directly onto Adam Sandler's face. The penultimate scene (spoiler alert) depicts the very same deer apparently castrating Taylor Lautner. These bookends are not only the film's highlights, they...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Futuristic giant robots may be designed to defeat monsters, but they seem to be no match for a bunch of middle-aged comics.
"Grown Ups 2" headed into the weekend tracking ahead of Guillermo del Toro's ambitious sci-fi effort "Pacific Rim" at the box...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Georgia Engel may always be best remembered for her turn as Georgette Franklin on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, but the vivacious, sweet-natured actress has had a long and varied career. Yes, there's been television — a medium she has kept up with over...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The Parents Television Council actually stumbled onto something when it asked "Why Does MTV Get a Pass?" in the context of Miley Cyrus' by-now-legendarily scandalous performance at the Video Music Awards.
Except the advocacy group whiffed on the answer,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:03 AM
The world's biggest boy band, One Direction, actually got third place on the X-Factor UK in 2010. But they have reached No. 1 in albums and singles in more than 35 countries (including America).
Now, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Only at MTV's Video Music Awards could Madonna tongue kiss Britney Spears, Diana Ross grope Lil Kim, Eminem threaten Moby and Kanye West make Taylor Swift cry.
To celebrate Sunday's 30th annual ceremony (yes, you are that old) we took a look back at...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:22 PM
According to the rich narrative laid out by the documentary "Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp," it's hard out there for a pimp, not to mention the life that leads to it, and after it.
One of black literature's most venerated chroniclers of street life...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:41 AM
A highlight of this year's Black Harvest Film Festival (which begins this weekend and continues throughout the month) will likely be an early look at one of the most anticipated documentaries of the year: "Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley."
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:59 PM
We already knew the upcoming ninth season of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" would air on a new network, FXX. Now we know the network will show new episodes on a new night, Wednesdays.
The 13-episode season of "Sunny" will begin at 9 p.m. CT Sept. 4,...