‘Selfie’ Cancellation Causes Fans to Spring into Action

By Dino-Ray Ramos After six weeks on air, ABC announced the cancellation of “Selfie,” the romantic comedy starring John Cho and Karen Gillan. In the show, Gillan plays Eliza, an Insta-monster who thrives on her social media fame. When an embarrassing video of her goes viral, her Facebook/Twitter/Snapchat reputation is compromised. She then decides she […]

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Obama Names Actor Kal Penn to Arts Panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama is appointing actor Kal Penn to be a member of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities. The actor’s legal name is Kalpen Modi. He’s best known to film and television audiences for his roles in “Harold and Kumar” and “House.” He’s also […]

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‘We Are Men’ Canceled by CBS After 2 Episodes

By Tim Kenneally “We Are Men” is no more. The comedy, which starred Jerry O’Connell, Tony Shalhoub, Chris Smith and Kal Penn, has been pulled from the network’s schedule, effective Oct. 14. Also read: Fall TV Season So Far: NBC Scores Second Straight Weekly Ratings Win “2 Broke Girls” will move into the show’s 8:30 […]

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Kal Penn Talks ‘Pure Genius’ on Late Night

Kal Penn, the son of Gujarati immigrants from India, is on the move with a new series, Discovery’s “The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius.” Penn spoke about his latest venture on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, as well as his other accomplishments, including speaking at the Democratic National Convention and the future of the Harold […]

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