Tom Hanks – an Academy governor, two-time Oscar winner and five time nominee – will serve as a presenter at the 84th Academy Awards.
Ever wondered whether single life in New York is really like “Sex and the City?”
Hollywood’s first big show on the road to the Academy Awards will help determine if silence is golden this season.
The Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning and, at least on the TV side of the ledger, the list of nominees are a bit… odd. Yes, we know this is the Golden Globes, which is more of a movie award than a TV award. And, yes, we know that the Globes are taken even […]
By Daniel Frankel LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – NBC has beat out the rest of the Big Four networks to acquire “Big Men,” a new single-camera comedy project from “Bridesmaids” star Chris O’Dowd. NBC agreed to pick up the project, which will be executive-produced by Irish comic actor O’Dowd, Joe Port and Joe Wiseman, with a […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – This is turning out to be quite the week for Melissa McCarthy. Sunday, she won an Emmy Award in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. And now, the “Mike & Molly” star is creating a new series for CBS, which airs her hit series. According to sources familiar with […]
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – NBC’s new “Up All Night,” starring Will Arnett and Christina Applegate as harried new parents, scored big for the network Wednesday, earning the top rating in the crucial 18-49 demographic, according to preliminary numbers. Ratings fell off significantly, however, for NBC’s other debut, “Free Agents.” “Up All Night,” […]
NBC has confirmed that Alec Baldwin will host “Saturday Night Live’s” 37th season premiere (Sept. 24) with musical guest Radiohead. This will mark the “30 Rock” actor’s 16th time as host, breaking the record he currently shares with frenemy Steve Martin, who has hosted 15 times. On October 1, “Mike and Molly” and “Bridesmaids” star […]
Announcing the Primetime Emmy Nominations is a serious job. It requires early morning alertness, the ability to remain emotionless while reading the teleprompter, and in the case of upcoming announcer Melissa McCarthy (“Mike & Molly,” “Bridesmaids“), it necessitates training by Joel McHale. Watch Nominations aficionado McHale put McCarthy through a series of grueling tasks – […]
By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Raunchy comedy movies “Hangover 2” and “Bridesmaids” will compete alongside old favorites like “Twilight” and “Harry Potter” at the 2011 Teen Choice Awards, where 13-19 year-olds celebrate their hottest icons in film, music and television. Vampire movie franchise “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” led the Teen Choice nominations, announced on […]