Tribeca: Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda Talk ‘Grace and Frankie,’ and Who Is a Good Kisser

There aren’t too many sitcoms on the air featuring people in their 70s that are a hit, but, then again, most sitcoms don’t have the combined force of longtime friends Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. Neflix’s “Grace & Frankie” features the acclaimed actresses as two women who are left by their husbands at the same time […]

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Jesse Eisenberg to Appear in ‘Newsroom’ Pilot

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Jesse Eisenberg and Aaron Sorkin are having a little bit of a reunion. Eisenberg, star of “The Social Network,” will appear in the pilot episode of Sorkin’s HBO series “The Newsroom.” Sorkin, of course, wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for the 2010 film about the gestational era of Facebook. Alas, Eisenberg’s participation […]

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HBO Orders Cable News Drama From Aaron Sorkin

NEW YORK – HBO says writer Aaron Sorkin is returning to TV with a series about cable news. The as-yet-untitled drama will center on a cable-news anchor played by Jeff Daniels and a newsroom boss played by Sam Waterston. Other cast members include Olivia Munn and Alison Pill. In making its announcement on Thursday, HBO […]

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Sam Waterston Joins Aaron Sorkin’s HBO Pilot

By Lesley Goldberg LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – “Law & Order” veteran Sam Waterston has joined the cast of Aaron Sorkin’s cable news pilot at HBO. The project, tentatively titled “More as This Story Develops,” revolves around Will (Jeff Daniels), the co-anchor of a cable news show who must contend with a new team after […]

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