Matthew Perry Lands Lead in NBC’s ‘Go On’ Pilot

Matthew Perry has landed the lead role in NBC’s comedy pilot “Go On,” the network confirms to TheWrap. The former “Friends” star will play an irreverent yet charming sportscaster who tries to move on from loss and reluctantly finds surprising solace from the members of his mandatory group-therapy sessions. The multi-camera pilot will re-team Perry […]

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Thanksgiving TV: 86 (Count ‘Em!) Series Marathons This Weekend

From cable channels’ signature reality shows and cartoons for the kiddies to classic movie series like “The Godfather” and “Lord of the Rings” to more dysfunctional sitcom families than you can shake a turkey leg at, TV networks have once again packed the Thanksgiving weekend with, well, a marathon of marathons. Here, 86 worthy of […]

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‘Friends’ Creator Looks for Laughs in Lifetime’s ‘Five’

Marta Kauffman co-created and executive produce “Friends,” one of the longest running, most successful comedies of all time. So it’s somewhat surprising that her current project is a Lifetime movie about breast cancer. Kauffman executive produced and supervised the writing for “Five,” a series of interconnected vignettes about women’s experiences with the disease, which premieres […]

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Producer: High ‘Five’ for Director Jennifer Aniston

The new film “Five” (October 10, Lifetime), is a fresh take on the subject of breast cancer, which television explores every October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. “Five” is an anthology featuring five different vignettes directed by five different women. Jennifer Aniston executive produced and directed one of the most moving segments, Mia, […]

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Minka Kelly’s Mom is Director’s Inspiration for Breast Cancer Film ‘Five’

The original movie “Five” premiering Monday, October 10 on Lifetime, is an anthology of five interconnected short films about breast cancer. It’s not the typical maudlin treatment of the subject. Executive Produced by “Friends” creator Marta Kauffman and Jenifer Aniston, and featuring A-list talent both in front of and behind the camera,  “Five” is smart, […]

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‘Dexter’ Season Six Premiere: Why You Should Watch

By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Revenge fantasies about some aspect of your teenage years aren’t so unusual, but in the “Dexter” season six premiere (Sunday at 9 p.m. on Showtime), we see our favorite serial killer really make the most of his high school reunion. The season picks up a year after the […]

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