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Kevin Pollak, Tony Hale, Peter Krause Join Indie Comedy ‘Night Owls’ (Exclusive)
Kevin Pollak and TV veterans Tony Hale and Peter Krause have joined the cast of “Night Owls,” an indie comedy that stars Adam Pally (“The Mindy Project”) and Rosa Salazar (R...
Jon Favreau's 'Chef' to Open Montclair Film Festival, Which Has Announced Complete Lineup
Despite being in just its third year, the Montclair Film Festival debuted a robust lineup of films and special events today that boasts an impressive array of A-List comedy talent. The festival is set...
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Zac Efron to Star in, Produce Adaptation of John Grisham's 'The Associate'
Efron will play a Yale Law School grad who is blackmailed by criminals and forced to work at the world's largest law firm.read more
‘Way Way Back’ Reunion? Sam Rockwell, Allison Janney in Talks to Join Kristen Wiig in ‘The Heart’ (Exclusive)
Directors Jim Rash and Nat Faxon aren't going “way way back” to find actors for their next movie “The Heart,” as Sam Rockwell and Allison Janney are in talks to reunite and...
‘X-Men’ Stars Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Tour New York City, Bring Joy to the Internet (Photos)
    The post ‘X-Men’ Stars Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Tour New York City, Bring Joy to the Internet (Photos) appeared first on TheWrap. Related stories from TheWrap:Sentinels H...
Cannes Wishlist: 15 Movies Our Critics Hope to See at This Year’s Festival
Although films like Bennett Miller’s “Foxcatcher” and David Cronenberg’s “Maps to the Stars” look like Cannes shoo-ins, the festival’s 2014 lineup is still ve...
Science Channel, Discovery Channel to Air Reality Competition Based on Google Lunar XPRIZE
The moon is about to be the star of its own reality competition. Science Channel and Discovery channel are partnering for the Google Lunar XPRIZE, a global competition to land an unmanned spacecraft o...
Watch: Toni Collette Tries to Find the One that Got Away in Trailer for 'Lucky Them'
Oscar-nominated actress Toni Collette returns to the big screen in director Megan Griffiths' ("Eden," "The Off Hours") latest feature film "Lucky Them." Featuring Collette in her first major lead...
Billionaire Basketball Tycoon Glen Taylor to Buy Minneapolis Star Tribune
Billionaire owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves NBA team Glen Taylor has made a cash offer to acquire the Star Tribune in Minneapolis, the latest mogul to add a struggling newspaper to his business sl...
Why this Fan's Ending to 'How I Met Your Mother' Is the Right Way to End the Series
Now that we've all had a few days to process the rather rapid last episode of "How I Met Your Mother," clearer heads should prevail. No, I don't mean the backlash against the frustrating series finale...
‘Frozen’ Soundtrack Keeps Top Spot on Album Charts, Shakira Follows With No. 2 Spot
Still receiving dividends from the home video release of “Frozen,” the soundtrack for Disney’s animated tuner held onto No. 1 on the national album chart for an eighth non-consecutive frame last...
LA Times Deputy Business Editor Joe Bel Bruno Named Company Town Editor
Joe Bel Bruno has been named the new editor of Company Town. Bel Bruno has been deputy business editor at the Los Angeles Times for nearly three years, directing coverage of financial markets. Also re...
TV Review: ‘Mad Men’
Reviewing a “Mad Men” season premiere often feels like the parable about blind men describing an elephant. Based on exposure to just a small part of the beast, it’s easy to draw an incomplete an...
‘RightThisMinute’ Host: How Viral Video Show Became a Huge Hit (Video)
Behold the power of the viral video. Nationally syndicated talk show “RightThisMinute,” which sets out to find interesting online videos and explore the details behind them — often w...
‘Alan Partridge’ Review: Steve Coogan's Hilarious Creation Remains Vain, Even at Gunpoint
He's not as well known in the United States as, say, Ricky Gervais’ David Brent from “The Office,” but Alan Partridge has reigned as one of the great comic creations to come out ...
Josh Elliott on Move to NBC Sports: ‘Coming Here was the Best Decision for me’
Just days after announcing his move from ABC’s “Good Morning America” to NBC Sports, Josh Elliott joined NBC Sports Group chairman Mark Lazarus for a conference call to discuss the new role. El...
‘Veep’ Creator Armando Iannucci on Pushing TV Comedy ‘To the Edge of a Cliff’
For a guy with the most raucously fun comedy on television, Armando Iannucci is almost unsettlingly calm and collected. Then again, he's been making people laugh by ripping apart world leaders and...
Bill Hemmer Re-Ups with Fox News
“America’s Newsroom” cohost Bill Hemmer has signed a multi-year contract to stay on with Fox News Channel, Variety has learned. In addition to his duties surrounding the weekday morning...
Kevin James’ ‘Paul Blart’ Sequel Set for April 17, 2015
Sony has set “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2″ for a U.S. release on April 17, 2015 — the first title to land on that date. Andy Fickman is directing the sequel to the 2009 comedy, which gros...
Brad Pitt to Produce Movie About Steubenville Rape Case, Anonymous Hacker
Anonymous is watching, and Brad Pitt hopes you will too. The actor and his Plan B partners Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner are set to produce an adaptation of David Kushner's Rolling Stone article...

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