The old saying goes ‘Dying is easy. Comedy is hard.’ In watching the new Oxygen reality series “Funny Girls,” I couldn’t help but think is more than a little true. The series focuses on a group of female comics not only trying to get their big break but also to just make people laugh. One […]
Have you seen all the Oscar nominated films this year? If’ you’re like me, you probably have missed a few but I did pretty good this year with a few films like “The Imitation Game,” “Whiplash,” “Birdman,” and “Boyhood” still stuck in my head thanks to great writing, directing and the performances. With some other […]
Now that the holidays are over, the film awards have begun and this past weekend the Palm Springs International Film Festival was held in Palm Springs. “The Imitation Game,” which tells the story of Alan Turing, the father of the modern computer and gay icon, won Best Ensemble in a Film and Benedict Cumberbatch, who […]
Coming up right after the holiday season is what those in ‘the biz’ like to call ‘Awards Season.’ Practically the minute the New Years ball drops, we launch in the People’s Choice Awards (January 7th, CBS) and the Writers Guild Awards (February 14th) are notable award shows but two of the biggest are the Golden Globes […]
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Sherlock Holmes is alive, and he needs to get reacquainted with London in the Season 3 launch trailer for BBC One’s “Sherlock.”
“Sherlock” starring Benedict Cumberbatch will return to public TV in January, keeping company on Sunday nights with the “Downton Abbey” crowd.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – The mystery of the future of “Sherlock” seems to have been solved. Series star Benedict Cumberbatch – who plays the titular sleuth in the modern-day retelling of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories – has confirmed that the BBC 1 series will run for at least four seasons. Cumberbatch said […]
Tom Stoppard is sitting on the patio of a Sunset Boulevard hotel, bathed in California winter sunshine, framed by bamboo landscaping and looking very much out of his element in Hollywood.
Benedict Cumberbatch has had a busy 24 hours. The British actor was nominated for a Golden Globe, chased by the paparazzi in London and unveiled the first nine minutes of the new “Star Trek” movie Friday.
Two actors. Two friends. Two Sherlock Holmes. Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Sherlock Holmes on PBS, said in a recent interview the he wished his friend Jonny Lee Miller-who plays a modern version of the character on the upcoming “Elementary” on CBS-decided not to play the famed character. Cumberbatch starred with Miller last year in a […]