Jason Segel is becoming an author. The star of the TV series “How I Met Your Mother” and “Freaks and Geeks” has a deal with Random House Children’s Books for a middle-grade series set in a haunted town.
This is the best potential pairing since news that Chris Rock might launch a joint comedy tour with Dave Chappelle: Rock is writing a script for a romantic comedy he hopes will star him and “Bridesmaids” Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy.
By David Germain, AP Movie Writer LOS ANGELES – Kristen Wiig lived the classic Hollywood story after coming to town in her early 20s: No experience, no connections, no work. She wound up in retail for years before figuring out a path to make her way gradually into show business over the next decade. “You […]
BY: Nicole Evatt NEW YORK – Former ‘Grey’s Anatomy‘ star Katherine Heigl says she’s happy to make headlines, but stories about her in the media are often exaggerated. Heigl’s comments in the past have been known to make waves in the entertainment world. She called the 2007 comedy ‘Knocked Up,’ in which she starred, “a […]
LOS ANGELES – Pee-Wee Herman is coming back to the big screen in a Judd Apatow production. Apatow’s publicist, Matt Labov, says the writer-director-producer is developing a movie with Pee-Wee’s creator, Paul Reubens. Reubens is co-writing the film, which is described as an on-the-road movie built around a big adventure. Pee-Wee’s first film, 1985’s ‘Pee-Wee’s […]
As fallback plans go, comedian Ken Jeong is set up better than most. Before he was a ubiquitous film and TV comedy presence, starting two years ago as the jerk delivery-room doc in Judd Apatow’s ‘Knocked Up’ and leading up to his current regular role as the wacky, multi-cultural Spanish teacher Senor Chang in NBC’s […]
Katherine Heigl is known for speaking her mind. And for biting the hand that feeds her. And then getting into trouble for it. The ‘Grey’s Anatomy‘ star has been criticized in the past for publicly expressing her disappointment with the quality of the writing on the Top 10 show that made her a star. When […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Ugly-Truth/147402/1188585659/The-Ugly-Truth%3A-Ceviche/embed 580 476] After Knocked Up and now her upcoming sexy turn in The Ugly Truth, Katherine Heigl seems to have become the queen of the R-rated comedy, which have become increasingly more popular these days. In the new film, she’s playing an uptight woman named Abby who gets slowly loosened up by a […]