Jane Anderson on Loving the Unlikable ‘Olive Kitteridge’ and State of LGBT-ness on TV

Olive Kitteridge is not a nice lady…but she’s a captivating one. Proof that you don’t have to be the most likable character to be an interesting one, Frances McDormand expertly brings the cranky, titular character from the Elizabeth Strout collection of short stories to life in the HBO series, which airs two episodes tonight and […]

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Marcia Gay Harden Returns to TV for ‘The Newsroom’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “The Newsroom” has found new representation. Aaron Sorkin’s HBO drama has cast Marcia Gay Harden in the role of attorney Rebecca Halliday, an attorney who represents Atlantis Cable News against a wrongful-termination lawsuit, a spokeswoman for the network told TheWrap on Tuesday. Harden, who has appeared on “Law & Order: Special […]

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Rosemarie DeWitt Leaving HBO’s ‘The Newsroom’

Rosemarie DeWitt is leaving HBO’s “The Newsroom.” The actress was originally cast to play a recurring character in Season 2 of the acclaimed Aaron Sorkin series, but DeWitt is exiting after filming multiple episodes, forcing all of her scenes to be re-shot. Re-casting is underway for her character Rebecca Halliday, a litigator who defends the […]

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