John Goodman Admits to Letterman He Was ‘Pushing 400 Lbs.’

“You look wonderful, my friend!” David Letterman got the skinny from John Goodman on his dramatic weight loss when the actor dropped by ‘The Late Show with David Letterman‘ Wednesday night. Goodman, who shocked everyone last week when he hit the red carpet looking healthy and half his size, admitted he was “pushing 400” lbs. […]

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John Goodman’s Amazing Weight Loss

Looking good, Goodman… Actor John Goodman hit the red carpet Thursday night looking noticeably thinner. The former ‘Roseanne‘ star stepped out for the star-studded AFI Tribute to director Mike Nichols in Los Angeles. No details yet on just how much weight Goodman has lost or what his motivation was, but it’s a dramatic departure from […]

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‘Treme’ Gets Second Season Pickup, After One Episode

Bested recently only by Starz’ ‘Spartacus’ (which got picked up for a second season before the series even debuted), HBO is renewing the new David Simon-helmed drama ‘Treme‘ after just one episode, reports James Hibberd at THR Feed. HBO president Michael Lombardo told THR of the decision: “We would have picked up this show last […]

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The Drama Club: ‘Treme’ Begins, ‘Life Unexpected’s Season Ends

Watching ‘Treme,’ HBO’s latest drama from David Simon, the co-creator of ‘The Wire,’ is a longterm investment.  As the man behind what many people agree is the greatest drama in television history, Simon has earned the freedom to tell stories in his unique style, eschewing the traditional conventions of television narrative. Simon plunks viewers down […]

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Excitement Building For HBO’s ‘Tremé’

Anticipation for HBO’s upcoming post-Katrina New Orleans drama ‘Tremé‘ has become palpable – and that’s not just because of the first three episodes that recently arrived at our office. Released last week, a new trailer for the series sparked an outpouring of comments across the web, from the enthusiastic “So excited!” to the cautiously optimistic […]

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