You might know Kal Penn best from the “Harold and Kumar” franchise, in which he plays Kumar Patel, the free-spirited, laid-back stoner pal to John Cho‘s more responsible Harold Lee, but Penn has had a very versatile career acting in film and television for almost two decades — save for the breaks he took to act […]
By Momo Chang Meet Willa Cuthrell, one of the young stars of “The Sisterhood of Night,” a CAAMFest 2015 feature film that is currently available to watch on XFINITY On Demand. Directed by Caryn Waechter and written by Marilyn Fu, the film is a dramatic thriller that centers around teenagers in a small town, where rumors […]
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 […]
It’s been ten years since Paula Garces first played Maria in the comedy “Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle,” and the Colombian star hasn’t slowed down one bit.
This Fall’s TV season starts in September and there are plenty of TV shows coming back to the major networks.
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 […]
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 […]
Take note: You will see a lot of Jerry O’Connell on his new CBS sitcom, “We Are Men,” this fall. Like, a whole lot — he spends a great deal of time wearing a Speedo in every episode.
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 […]
Kal Penn is moving from the White House to a considerably less glamorous gig. “Harold & Kumar” star Penn, who’s held on-again, off-again positions with the Obama administration since 2009, has landed the lead role in ABC’s upcoming pilot “Prairie Dogs.” Penn will play Neil, an uncool cubicle worker toiling at one of the coolest […]