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After roles in films including “27 Dresses,” ”Couples Retreat” and “Wanderlust,” Malin Akerman is bringing her comedic chops to network TV with the sitcom “Trophy Wife.”
ABC’s new comedy, “Trophy Wife,” was inspired by the real-life history of one of the show’s female co-creators.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Malin Akermanis heading to the Chatswin. “Watchmen” actress Akerman has joined the cast of ABC’s “Suburgatory” for its upcoming second season, which kicks off October 17, the network told TheWrap. Akerman will play Alex, a singer-songwriter and the estranged mother of Tessa Altman (Jane Levy), who attempts to connect with her […]
By John Sellers NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Adult Swim didn’t even need to wait for the big “Party Down” reunion happening in the August 25th episode of “Childrens Hospital” to pony up for a fourth season of Rob Corddry’s parody of medical shows. On Tuesday, the network announced it has ordered 14 episodes of “Childrens […]
Katie Holmes is stepping in for Liv Tyler in the indie comedy The Romantics, as well as taking on an executive producing role in the film directed by Galt Niederhoffer from her own novel adaptation. Holmes will be playing Laura, the maid of honor for Anna Paquin’s Lila, even though both of them have a […]
Opening wide this weekend is Couples Retreat, with a star-studded cast of couples who go on a therapeutic trip to a tropical island called Eden. Kristen Bell and Jason Bateman are the anal-retentive couple in trouble, but the life-weary couple Vince Vaughn and Malin Akerman learn a thing or two about their own marriage, as […]
Stay tuned to this spot for more red carpet photos from the arrivals at tonight’s 2009 MTV Movie Awards, updated as the night goes on! (more…)
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Watchmen/141393/928212558/Watchmen%3A-Trailer-2/embed 420 355] . After months of hype, months of legal uncertainty and decades of development hell, the film adaptation of Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons’ critically-worshipped and genre-redefining graphic novel Watchmen has finally arrived in theaters. A gritty deconstruction of the concept of the super-hero set in the dizzyingly paranoid Cold War era, […]
Superhero teams are often a boys club, and Watchmen is no exception. As the main female voice in the film, The Silk Spectre brings a very crucial element of antagonism towards “the lifestyle” of the costumed vigilante, and she winds up having to try and convince the most powerful being in the world to deign […]