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10 Comics to Watch: Pete Davidson Hits Fast Track With Nick Cannon
Still not old enough to buy beer, Pete Davidson delivered his first routine at age 16 after hours of watching other comics on stage.
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Hollywood Points the Focus to Fans at Comic-Con
The velvet rope that has divided Hollywood from its fanbase at San Diego’s Comic-Con is showing some slack. Studios and TV networks that spend millions to set up shop in the city each July are embra...
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10 Comics to Watch: Lena Waithe’s Pop-Culture Voice Comes Through in ‘Twenties’
Growing up in Chicago during the early ’90s, Lena Waithe watched “A Different World,” which depicted the highs and lows of students attending a black college, and told herself that one day, she ...
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10 Comics to Watch: Ron Funches’ Teddy-Bear Persona Anything but ‘Undateable’
On stage, Ron Funches’ warm, teddy-bear persona and low-key, unhurried delivery and double entendres ensure that his deadpan R-rated zingers (check out his “Fuck Linda neck tattoo” and “Fat Pu...
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Five Comedy Incubations That Hatched Into Major Stars and Projects
Last month, during a master class at the Taormina Film Festival, no less a star than Ben Stiller admitted that his career wouldn’t have gotten far if he’d relied on auditions, which seldom went hi...
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'Young and the Restless' ' Craig Bierko Boards Lifetime's 'Un-Real'
He'll play the show creator in the drama about a reality TV dating more
Jenny McCarthy Implies Hillary Clinton Is a Lesbian During ‘The View’
It seems like Jenny McCarthy is going to just let it all hang out during her last few weeks on “The View.” Tuesday's show was barely three minutes old when McCarthy let loose with some...
Zach Galifianakis Leads 'Mistaken For Strangers: The Play' Based on The National Documentary
Since 1999, indie rock band The National has been making dark, soulful and heartbreaking music. In honor of the band's success, a documentary film, "Mistaken for Strangers," was released in ...
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Fox's 'Red Band Society' Adds EP Rina Mimoun (Exclusive)
Fresh off ABC's "Mistresses," the "Everwood" alum will serve as a writer and exec producer and work alongside creator Margaret more
Lucy Lawless Joining ‘Marvel's Agents of SHIELD’
It looks like Lucy Lawless will be featured in the sophomore season of “Marvel's Agents of SHIELD.” The hot heroine who spent most of the '90s racking up fan cred as “Xena:...
Guest Post: Here's What I Learned at Sundance Documentary Edit & Story Lab
Indiewire recently invited filmmaker Jesse Moss, whose feature documentary "The Overnighters" premiered at Sunday earlier this year, to chronicle his experience participating in this year's ...
Project of the Day: 'Oyler'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the com...
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'Community's' Ken Jeong to Star in MTV Comedy Pilot (Exclusive)
His casting lifts the contingency on the pilot, from young writers Andy St. Clair and Paul O'Toole, which will now be titled "Ken Jeong Made Me Do It." read more
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Michelle Phan Sued Over Music Rights: How Will Brands and Influencers React?
Makeup guru Michelle Phan, one of YouTube's most popular publishers with over 6.7 million subscribers, may have the vast influence that can give brands the exposure they crave. But that hasn'...
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Newly Named Fortune Editor Alan Murray Eyes Mobile, Social
This morning, Time Inc. announced that Alan Murray, president of the Pew Research Center in D.C. and former Wall Street Journal deputy managing editor and online executive editor, would be taking ov...
Audrey Tautou and Michel Gondry on Critics and the Overwhelming Experience of Making 'Mood Indigo'
Over a year after opening their first collaboration "Mood Indigo" in their native France, Audrey Tatou and director Michel Gondry were on hand in New York last week to discuss their visually...
Watch: First Trailer for Philippe Garrel's Scandalous 'Jealousy' Starring His Son Louis Garrel
French director Philippe Garrel directs his son Louis in "Jealousy," a drama that explores a man's new relationship after he decides to leave his wife and daughter. A subtitled trailer for t...
Ratings: Fox and ‘MasterChef’ Win Demo as CBS's ‘Under the Dome’ Hits Low
Fox and “MasterChef” won in the key demographic Monday as CBS's “Under the Dome” hit a series low. Fox had a 1.8 rating/6 share in the advertiser-beloved 18-49 demo and was...
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TV Ratings: 'MasterChef' Hits Season High
The Fox competition rises 17 percent for its best showing this summer, leading in to the return of "Hotel Hell," as "Under the Dome" takes a more
Weird Al Says ‘Mandatory Fun’ Will Be His Last Album, Teases Broadway (Video)
Weird Al Yankovic is done making any more albums — but not music. The famed parody singer, who just released his 14th album, “Mandatory Fun,” appeared on “Larry King Now”...