A new music style gets its own movie, murder is as popular as ever, and Reese Witherspoon is an artist.
Today in show business news: Jennifer Hudson might become an American Idol judge, Jon Stewart finds a leading man for his risky directing debut, and Tom Cruise walks away from a movie.
Tomorrow's Academy Awards nominations marks the official beginning of Hollywood's most wonderful, excruciating time: Oscar season! And we have some ideas for who will be having a fun morning and who will not.
Today: Charlie Sheen is looking for ladies, Victoria Grayson gets a new man, and Anne Heche gets some work.
In a new interview, the über-bro author seems to have grown up through psychoanalysis.
723rd 11th season of Fox's gargantuan competition show American Idol begins, and though many have abandoned the show over the years some of us are still soldiering on in the war march, destination unknown, tired and broken down, but still dedicated to the cause.
Two good shows about law enforcement, aka shows about people shooting guns, premiered last night: FX's excellent Elmore Leonard-inspired Justified and TNT's TV-verite Southland. Both are smart, solid entertainments that you should watch. Trouble is, they're on at the same time.
Here are ten Golden Globes moments/fashions/etc. that people will be talking about on Monday.
The Golden Globe Awards are going down on Sunday night, which means it's time to make some (educated-ish) guesses about who will win.
Wasn't there something strangely... pretty about the end of last night's episode?
Hark! There is a philistine at The New York Review of Books. This cultural heretic goes by the name of Martin Filler, and he has written an essay on TNYRB's blog-site that iconoclastically questions the Greatest Actress in the World status of our beloved Meryl Streep.
The troubled new Chelsea Handler sitcom is a total mess.
Michael Patrick King had an awkward TCAs moment today.
James Franco and Kim Novak are not proving to be good spokespeople for their awards-season causes.
Last week it was the writers, today the Directors Guild of America announced nominees for best director of 2011, and wouldn't you know it, it's a fairly unsurprising list. The guys (yeah, all guys) are: Woody Allen for Midnight in Paris, David Fincher for The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Michel Hazanavicius for The Artist, Alexander Payne for The Descendants, and Martin Scorsese for Hugo.
The second season of Portlandia, IFC's gentle sketch comedy show satirizing the many small lunacies of the bourgeoisie bohemian set, premieres tonight, following a formal premiere event last night at the Museum of Natural History in New York.
The Writers Guild of America, composed of some of the most powerful nerds in America, has announced its 2011 nominees for the WGA Awards, and one title on the list is the bawdy, poop-filled comedy Bridesmaids. This could mean big things!
Take it from those that have seen it: There's a right and a wrong way to watch season two of Downton Abbey.
Celebrity Wife Swap, Celebrity Apprentice, and the new Rachael Ray/Guy Fieri celebrity cook-off show all indicate that celebrity versions of reality shows are here to stay. So here some more.
Bridesmaids' star and co-writer Kristen Wiig says she wants nothing to do with a sequel.
A dead body was found on the grounds of Queen Elizabeth's Sandringham estate recently, and it has just been declared a murder. This is like something out of the movies! In fact, it should be a movie. But what kind exactly? Here are five ideas.
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