| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:31 PM
By Steve Pond
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - They don't have the glamour and
prestige (or the ratings) of the Oscars, the enormous scale of
the Grammys, the looseness of the Golden Globes or the class of
the Kennedy Center Honors. They blow through emcees...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 12:52 AM
Comedian-ventriloquist Edgar Bergen and long-time friend Martimer Snerd entertain students at Earl Warren High School in Downey....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:06 PM
For several years in the 1940s, Preston Sturges wrote and directed a series of flawless social comedies that were an intoxicating mix of sophisticated dialog and freewheeling slapstick.
The American Cinematheque's Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood is...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:42 AM
To some, the Whiffenpoofs might represent some fantasy of Yale—quaffing ale in harmony at Mory’s, pining for the days when the college was all male and students wore tuxedos instead of denim.
Oh, they dress well and sing like angels. But The...
| Oct 19, 2011
Norman Corwin, the legendary writer, director and producer of original radio plays for CBS during the golden age of radio in the 1930s and '40s when he was revered as the "poet of the airwaves," has died. He was 101.
Corwin, a journalist, playwright,...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A tribute to King of Cool action star Steve McQueen and a look inside the film projectionist's world sponsored by the Motion Picture Academy are among this week's highlights....
| Jul 29, 2003
Bob Hope, the elder statesman of comedy whose extraordinary career spanned vaudeville, Broadway, radio, television, movies, books and makeshift concert platforms in war zones, has died. He was 100. Hope died at 9:28 p.m. Sunday at his home in Toluca...