| Feb 25, 2008
Almost everybody won the Oscar they were supposed to, with No Country for Old Men taking the most -- four, including best picture and best directors (Joel and Ethan Coen). Fittingly, the first big Hollywood event after the 100-day Writer's Guild strike...
| Feb 26, 2008
IT finally happened: an Oscar night with no major surprises, not even one. Which led to the biggest surprise of all: Learning who's going to win turns out not to be the reason we watch. Not the reason at all.
I don't mean to suggest that I have the...
| Feb 27, 2008
The Oscars telecast was a ratings disaster this year. Twenty-one percent less of America tuned in Sunday night than did last year, and in even worse news for the academy, the awards were abandoned by a full 25 percent more of the coveted 18-to-49...
| Mar 6, 2008
Jim Carrey will star for Oscar nominated "Juno" director Jason Reitman on Fox Atomic's comedy "Pierre, Pierre."
According to the industry trades, the project is based around a spec script from Edwin Cannistraci and Fredrick Seton and will be produced...
| Mar 19, 2008
"Sex and the City" and "Lucky" star John Corbett is looking to get back into TV with a lead role in Showtime's comedy pilot "United States of Tara."
The series will star Toni Collette.
Written by Oscar winner Diablo Cody, "United States of Tara" looks...
| Mar 31, 2008
Showtime's Diablo Cody-scripted comedy pilot "The United States of Tara" is reportedly getting closer to a series pick-up.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, "Friends" veteran Alexa Junge has been brought in as executive producer should the...
| Apr 14, 2009
| 11:27 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Fans are shouting and cameras are at the ready as screenwriter Diablo Cody swans her way up a red carpet. The only thing awry: ditsy Donna Martin, who has managed to snag herself in Cody's gown.
That's " Beverly Hills 90210" Donna, who...
| Dec 2, 2008
"Ballast," an austere drama about a grieving man who forms a bond with a woman and her young son, "Frozen River," a somber tale about the relationship between two poverty-stricken women, and "Rachel Getting Married," an intimate drama about a young...
| Jan 14, 2009
Oscar winning-writer and former stripper Diablo Cody may not be known for her acting, but she certainly gives the appearance that she was surprised by the details of her upcoming cameo on The CW's " 90210."
"They haven't told me yet. I'm being completely...
| Jan 16, 2009
The family comedy has undergone some transformations of late, thanks mostly to cable television and its restless search for buttons and/or envelopes to push. “ United States of Tara,” a new Showtime series about a woman with four personalities...
| Jan 30, 2009
Anna Faris is going to give matrimony another try with someone who knows a little about weddings.
"The House Bunny" star is engaged to "Bride Wars" star Chris Pratt, reports Usmagazine.com.
Faris, 32, was previously married to actor Ben Indra for nearly...
| Feb 6, 2009
Will the world really end in 2012, as the Maya predicted? Or will it end Nov. 13, when Roland Emmerich's movie 201 2 opens?
Will The Vatican survive the Da Vinci Code sequel, Angels & Demons (May 15)? Will a rebooted Star Trek (May 8) still show its...