TV’s Highest-Paid Leading Men Aren’t Even on TV

A new list of TV’s highest-paid actors reveals there’s millions to be made on TV, even when you’re not actually on TV. In a list of TV’s Top 10 highest-paid male actors that was just posted by Forbes magazine here, half of the 10 are not even currently on television, starting with Charlie Sheen. With […]

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New ‘Office’ Manager Ed Helms Salutes Steve Carell

Incoming “Office” manager Ed Helms gave credit to his predecessor Steve Carell for paving the way for “Daily Show” correspondents to branch out and expand their careers beyond the Jon Stewart-hosted late-night show. Helms emerged last Thursday, in the season premiere of “The Office” on NBC, as the new manager of the Dunder-Mifflin Sabre paper […]

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‘Office’ Open for Business with New CEO James Spader

Contrary to popular belief, James Spader is not Steve Carell’s replacement on “The Office” — not technically anyway. Sure, Spader’s a new cast member, and he did spring from the small group of guest-stars seen in the NBC sitcom’s final episodes last spring (Ray Romano, Jim Carrey, Warren Buffett) who turned up as “applicants” for […]

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Jane Lynch Rolls Out Emmys Red Carpet

By DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Jane Lynch didn’t trip over the red carpet while rolling it out Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday’s Emmy ceremony. Despite not seeing “daylight in a couple of days” and dreaming she might experience a “face plant” as the show’s host, Lynch pulled it off […]

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Watch: James Spader Frightens Everyone On ‘The Office’

Say what you will about Michael Scott’s (Steve Carell) questionable managerial skills, but the guy never inspired terror in his employees. In a promo for the upcoming season of “The Office,” new Sabre CEO Robert California, played by series regular James Spader, appears to have everyone at Dunder Mifflin on edge. Or, as Phillys so […]

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Bonham Carter, Neeson Join New Gervais Comedy

(Reuters) – English actress Helena Bonham Carter and Irish actor Liam Neeson have joined the cast of comedian Ricky Gervais’s new series “Life’s Too Short,” the BBC said on Friday. The comedy is about a dwarf actor, played by Warwick Davis, who runs a talent agency for fellow dwarves but tends to take the best […]

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