Eugene Levy brought matzo, Manischewitz wine and a matzo tie to “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” Friday night on NBC to mark the first night of Passover.
LOS ANGELES — Heard at the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards: ++ “Modern Family was this close to being animated. That’s how much we didn’t want to work with kids.” – “Modern Family” co-creator Steve Levitan acknowledging the child actors on the show as he accepts the award for outstanding comedy series. ++ “We are […]
By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – The people who brought James M. Cain’s “Mildred Pierce” to the small screen for HBO are preparing to to do the same with another literary work. “Mildred Pierce” producer and director Todd Haynes is reuniting with the miniseries’ executive producers, John Wells and Christine Vachon, to adapt Sara […]
BY: FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK – A remarkable thing (and there are many) about the HBO miniseries “Mildred Pierce“: The way it breathes. This five-part, five and a half hour adaptation of the 1941 James M. Cain novel is an unhurried period piece that sets the viewer down in Depression-era Glendale, Calif., and into the […]
To prepare for the part of Mildred Pierce’s daughter, Veda, in HBO’s Depression-era miniseries “Mildred Pierce,” Evan Rachel Wood worked for months with piano and dialect coaches. But there was one aspect of the role that no amount of studying could ready her for – full-frontal nudity. “I was a lot more nervous than I […]
Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as Dave Letterman always says, we just pray to God that your city has been selected. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Stoning-of-Soraya-M./148218/1086534803/The-Stoning-Of-Soraya-M.%3A-Trailer/embed 420 355] The Stoning of Soraya M. A powerful drama that has become extremely relevant in the wake of the turmoil in Iran, accentuating the importance of getting […]