NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Starring on the classic sitcom “Cheers” brought lots of joy to Ted Danson– but ditching work once led to what he calls “the worst day of my life.” In a fantastic oral history of the NBC series in the new GQ, Danson says he once played hooky with Woody Harrelson, George […]
Kelsey Grammer switched from comedy to dark drama to play ruthless Chicago Mayor Tom Kane in the Starz TV series “Boss,” earning a Golden Globe for a role that took him back to his classical theater roots.
There’s no question about Jim Rash’s writing skills: The “Community” actor is nominated for an Oscar for adapting “The Descendants” with writing partner Nat Faxon and director Alexander Payne.
Meredith Grey without McDreamy seems as wrong as Mike without Molly or Castle without Beckett, but according to “Grey’s Anatomy” star Ellen Pompeo, it’s a possibility. Pompeo told TV Guide that she is open to staying with the show after her contract expires at the end of this season even if her co-star leaves, saying […]
CLEARWATER, Fla. – Actress Kirstie Alley says she is paying $41,000 in property taxes from last year on her Tampa-area mansion after published reports noted the delinquency. The “Cheers” star and recent “Dancing With the Stars” runner-up called it an oversight. A spokesman released a statement Thursday saying “we were not aware of the amount […]
Michael Chiklis is first in the life raft. The star of “No Ordinary Family” has signed on for a new pilot produced by Conan O’Brien, as it looks more and more like his ABC dramedy is headed for the graveyard. “Only a miracle ‘Hail Mary’ that would make Doug Flutie stop and say ‘wow!’ can […]
NEW YORK – Kelsey Grammer has tied the knot for the fourth time in a familiar place. The “Cheers” and “Frasier” star married fiancee Kayte Walsh on Friday on the Broadway stage of the Longacre Theatre. That’s where the actor had been headlining “La Cage aux Folles” with Douglas Hodge until earlier this month. The […]
What makes a sitcom lineup great? It’s a question we’ve set out to answer now that NBC has taken the unusual step of cramming six comedies onto the air in a single night on Thursdays – starting with “Community” at 8/7c, followed by the new “Perfect Couples,” “The Office,” “Parks & Recreation,” “30 Rock” (at […]
NEW YORK – Kelsey Grammer says he’s planning to remarry next month. The 55-year-old “Cheers” and “Frasier” star said on CBS’ “Late Show With David Letterman” on Thursday night that he’s marrying Kayte Walsh. He says that “Kayte’s my new girl” and that they’re getting married “in February, we think.” His wife of nearly 13 […]
COLUMBUS, Ohio – An actor from the TV sitcom ‘Cheers’ has helped swear in Ohio’s new treasurer. John Ratzenberger served as master of ceremonies when Josh Mandel (man-DEHL’) took his oath of office Monday. Ratzenberger played Cliff the mailman on the 1980s and early ’90s NBC series and is the voice of the piggy bank […]