| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Thomas Lennon will play fussy Felix Unger to Matthew Perry's Oscar Madison in the CBS remake of "The Odd Couple," Variety has learned.
The half-hour multi-camera comedy pilot based on the famous Neil Simon characters comes via CBS Television Studios...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Wendell Pierce has joined the cast of the CBS reboot of "The Odd Couple," a multi-camera comedy pilot that stars Matthew Perry and Thomas Lennon as the titular pair.
Pierce, who is known for his work as Det. 'Bunk' Moreland on "The Wire" and jazz...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
With the execution of Nicholas Brody (Damian Lewis) in Iran, Showtime’s “Homeland” concludes a three-year story arc and propels CIA case officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) in a new direction for upcoming Season 4.
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:18 AM
After the coffee. Before running for sheriff of Los Angeles County.
The Skinny: I successfully renewed my driver's license, which required taking the written test again. I only got two wrong and one was about rules for smoking in a car and I quit...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Bill Gerber is a film producer whose credits include "Gran Torino," "The Dukes of Hazzard," and "The In-Laws." His next movie, "Grudge Match," which will be released by Warner Bros. on Christmas Day, stars Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone as...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Matthew Perry is looking for a roommate. But, warning: The former "Friends" star is kind of a slob these days.
Perry is aiming for a revival of "The Odd Couple," the classic 1970s sitcom based on Neil Simon's play about two divorced men who make...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The days before Sunday's broadcast of the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards were filled with dissension. Not just the usual palaver over who should win and who would win, but also over a departure from the customary "In Memoriam" segment and a question of who...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 12:59 PM
"Wheel of Fortune"'s host Pat Sajak returns to Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Nutmeg Summer Series in the musical "The Drowsy Chaperone."
Sajak played fussy Felix Ungar in Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple" at the Harriet Jorgensen Theatre on the UConn...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Mickey Rose was a childhood friend of Woody Allen, sharing his pal's fervent enthusiasms for baseball, jazz and movies and later becoming the young filmmaker's writing partner for his early, madcap comedies "Bananas" and "Take the Money and Run."
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The producers of the show "Old Jews Telling Jokes" have announced the cast for an upcoming engagement at the Royal George Theatre. The comedy revue from off-Broadway will feature Dara Cameron, Alex Goodrich, Tim Kazurinsky, Renee Matthews and Gene...
| Nov 12, 2012
The bar for what qualified as "odd" in 1965, we so easily forget, was not so high. A couple of unrelated men living together qualified — especially if one of them actually liked to dust, could cook up a tasty London broil and found it easy to cry...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:33 PM
George Wendt, the Second City alumnus and beloved TV star known for playing Norm on "Cheers," underwent successful coronary bypass surgery at a Chicago-area hospital Thursday.
According to Wendt's Los Angeles-based manager, Geoff Cheddy, tests had...