| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Will Ferrell and Melissa McCarthy are among the 30 honorees selected to receive a star on Hollywood's the Walk of Fame in 2015, the Walk of Fame Selection Committee announced Thursday morning.
Jennifer Garner, Peter Jackson, Eugenio Derbez, Daniel...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Last Man Standing The sitcom starring Tim...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:24 AM
Your favorite jokes would be very different — you certainly wouldn’t tell them the same way — if it were not for a generation of Jewish comedians who helped define America’s sense of humor in the Catskill Mountains from the 1930s...
| Sep 5, 2013
How many alternative rock lead singers go on to a successful career in stage magic? The answer is just one: Rob Zabrecky. In the '90s, Zabrecky fronted the Los Angeles band Possum Dixon, which released three albums through Interscope...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:56 AM
It was one of the top 10 grossing films of 1976, but "Murder By Death" has the feel of something Neil Simon and his brother Danny might have cooked up for Sid Caesar during their days writing for "Your Show of Shows" in the '50s: Assemble a group of well-...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
When Daily Variety covered the March on Washington, the banner headline the day after the historic civil rights event read, "March Tramples on D.C. Boxoffice; Showfolk Figure in Demonstration."
The showbiz spin is amusing some 50 years later; a bit...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Ed Weinberger, one of the creators of "The Cosby Show," and his wife, television actress Carlene Watkins, have sold their home in a gated Los Angeles community for $9.875 million.
The 11,600-square-foot Georgian-style mansion sits on 5 acres with...
| Jan 26, 2013
Byron Hurt was inspired to look at the ties between African Americans and soul food after the death of his father from pancreatic cancer. The result was his film, "Soul Food Junkies," which can be seen on public television.
Your father connected getting...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Ed Weinberger, one of the creators of "The Cosby Show," and his wife, television actress Carlene Watkins, have listed their home in a gated Los Angeles community for $12.5 million.
The 11,600-square-foot Georgian-style mansion and one-bedroom...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Soul Food Junkies
Mon. Jan. 14, 10 p.m., on PBS's Independent Lens, check local listings
America's food system is racist. That's one of the claims advanced in Soul Food Junkies, a brisk, provocative and wide-ranging documentary about African-...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 4:36 PM
There have been a few previous documentaries about Playboy publisher Hugh M. Hefner, but none as detailed or â€” for better or worse â€” as long as â€śHugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel.â€ť This two-hour-plus Canadian production from...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
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Black and Blue: The Redd Foxx Story
Black and Blue: The Redd Foxx Story tells the remarkable story of Foxx, a veteran comedian and "overnight sensation" at the age of forty-nine whose early life was...