Robin Williams, Brendan Fraser Join Discovery’s ‘Curiosity’

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Robin Williams, Samuel L. Jackson and Brendan Fraser have signed on as hosts for Discovery Channel’s upcoming series “Curiosity,” the cable outlet announced at the Television Critics Assn. press tour on Friday. The series, which premieres August 7 at 8 p.m., will explore various mysteries. Williams will delve […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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Notes & Quotes from The Academy Awards Luncheon

The annual Academy Award Nominees Luncheon was held this afternoon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, and some of the nominees took some time out to answer some questions from the assembled press. One of the amusing highlights was Christoph Waltz using his time at the podium to loudly scold the people in […]

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Oscar Reactions From The Nominees

Here’s a gathering of some of the reactions to the Academy Awards nominations, which were announced this morning. More to be added as they come in. “It’s a huge, huge compliment to the entire cast and crew. It was a very difficult shoot of heat and sun and windstorms and sandstorms and they had to […]

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Limited Release: Crazy Heart, Nine, Young Victoria

Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. It’s a slew of Golden Globe nominees, including the hotly-anticipated musical Nine, the regal period piece The Young Victoria, and the hard-life-on-the-road story Crazy Heart. Take a closer look at each […]

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In Selected Theaters: Away We Go, Downloading Nancy

Here’s what’s playing in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Away-We-Go/147561/1120076841/Away-We-Go%3A-Antwerp/embed 420 355] Away We Go Buy tickets at Fandango! Burt (John Krasinski) and Verona (Maya Rudolph) are a longtime couple expecting their first child who are stunned by the […]

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