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6 Questions With ‘Big Bang Theory’ Guest Star Bob Newhart: Emmy Nominee Quickie
Last year, Bob Newhart won an Emmy Award – shockingly, his first — for guest-starring on CBS’ hugely popular comedy, “The Big Bang Theory.” This season he returned to th...
Robin Williams: ‘Comedy Cyclone’ Burst Out of 1970s L.A. Club Scene
Robin Williams honed his zany, rapid-fire comedic persona in the hothouse environment of Los Angeles comedy clubs in the mid- to late-1970s. Even in an scene that nurtured such notables as David Lette...
‘Easy A’ Writer Bert Royal to Adapt Stage Musical '13' for CBS Films
CBS Films is bringing Tony Award-winner Jason Robert Brown‘s stage musical “13” to the big screen, the studio announced Tuesday. Story follows a popular 13-year-old boy who moves fr...
Robin Williams Death Unleashes ‘Experts’ As Media Improvise
The first email of the morning, not surprisingly, was a pitch from a publicist to interview a “life adventurer” whose uplifting message could provide “some timely insights into the Robin William...
Randall Batinkoff, Scott Wolf Dish on Story Behind '37' (Video)
Scott Wolf (“Party of Five”) and Randall Batinkoff (“Kick-Ass”) sat down with TheWrap to talk about their new film “37: A Final Promise,” on the latest episode of &...
‘It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's’ Kaitlin Olson Books Recurring Role on ‘New Girl’
“It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia” star Kaitlin Olson has landed a recurring role on Fox's “New Girl.” Olson will play Ashley, returning guest star Rob Reiner‘s ...
Prime Focus Makes Big Bet on ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’
Vancouver, Canada — It’s a tale as old as Hollywood: A new kid hits town with big dreams, makes some mistakes, stumbles, gets back up and claws a path to the top. Usually that’s a cautionar...
Titanic Studios, Home to ‘Game of Thrones,’ to Add Two Stages
LONDON — Titanic Studios, the production facilities in Northern Ireland where “Game of Thrones” is shot, is to add two stages as part of a £14 million ($23.5 million) upgrade. The facilitie...
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Burger King Pulled Pricey Twitter Ad When Robin Williams News Broke
When Robin Williams' sudden passing began circulating in social media early Monday evening, Burger King marketers quickly placed a call to Twitter headquarters to pull a Promoted Trend. The...
Ben Affleck, Sally Field, Chevy Chase Pay Tribute to Robin Williams
More celebrity friends and co-workers of Robin Williams have come forward to share their grief over the actor's untimely death on Monday. According to the Marin County coroner, Williams was found ...
‘Ride Along’ Producer Matt Alvarez Joins Relativity as Executive VP of Production
“Ride Along” producer Matt Alvarez has joined Relativity Studios as executive VP of production and president of the company's newly-formed multicultural division, it was announced Tue...
‘Mad Men's’ Christina Hendricks on a Peggy-Joan Spinoff: We Joked It Would Be Like ‘Laverne & Shirley’
Christina Hendricks just wrapped eight seasons as one of cable's most beloved characters and though the actress is devastated to turn the page on “Mad Men,” she couldn't be more e...
Robin Williams on Battling Depression, Addiction: ‘I Get Bummed’ (Video)
“Mork & Mindy” and “Good Will Hunting” star Robin Williams, who was found dead of an apparent suicide in his northern California home on Monday (Aug. 11) at age 63, waged w...
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DirecTV's 'Rogue' Gets Two-Season Renewal
The 20 episodes will be split and air in the spring of 2015 and 2016read more
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ESPN Host Suspended Over Billboard Mocking LeBron
ESPN Radio host Dan Le Batard was suspended for two days following a public jab at Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James.  The sports writer and radio host drew ire from his superiors ...
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AT&T's YouTube and Snapchat Summer Reaps Big Stats
AT&T's aims for its @SummerBreak initiative, which debuted on June 23, have been transparent: The telecom wants to continue the millennial marketing drive it touted at South by Southwest mon...
Is Scott Wolf Open to Potential ‘Party of Five’ Reunion? (Video)
While promoting their upcoming film “37: A Final Promise,” actors Scott Wolf and Randall Batinkoff got nostalgic on the latest episode of TheWrap‘s “Drinking with the Stars....
Locarno Talent: Uruguayan D.P. Arauco Hernandez Talks About Moving Into Direction
The anticipated directorial debut of Uruguay’s d.p.-turned-director Arauco Hernandez, “The Enemies of Pain,” world preems Friday, competing in Locarno Festival’s Filmmakers of the Present....
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Robin Williams Tribute Planned for San Francisco Giants Game
The late actor was a big supporter of the teamread more
Dumping Series This Summer? You May Be Suffering From 'Event Show' Burnout
It's not often that a person will delete multiple episodes of a series that have been collecting on his or her DVR, but it happens. Usually, the series gets deleted because room needs to be made for n...

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