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AARP’s 19th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards: An Evening With the ‘Anti-Ricky Gervais’

Tony Danza came out of the gate right away with a promise. A promise that he was the anti-Ricky Gervais as he took the hosting reins of AARP’s 19th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards. The ceremonies were held Jan. 11…

Jan 16, 2020

With ‘Bombshell’ Opening Wide Tomorrow, the Cast, Writer and Director Open Up

Hot on the heels of its limited release and early awards recognition for its key players, “Bombshell” opens wide at the box office Friday. “Hot on the heels” may not be the most appropriate metaphor to describe the story of…

Dec 19, 2019

Eddie Murphy Cuts Loose at Celebration of Black Cinema

When Eddie Murphy gets up on stage and grabs a microphone, you wouldn’t expect anything less than the audience rolling on the floor laughing with what comes out of his mouth. That was exactly the scenario Monday night at the…

Dec 5, 2019

An Inside Look at the New Apple TV+ Series ‘The Morning Show’

Mark Duplass knows the secret to his success when it comes to acting roles, including his latest turn as the executive producer of the network television news morning broadcast in Apple TV+’s “The Morning Show.” “For better or worse, it’s…

Nov 1, 2019

Prominent Voices Heard at Power Women Summit

The range of women’s voices was almost dizzying at the Power Women Summit, a day and half-long confab attended by about 1,500 people featuring well-known names in the industry like Rita Wilson, Eva Longoria, Jennifer Salke and Nancy Josephson and…

Oct 31, 2019

Edward Norton on His Passion Project, ‘Motherless Brooklyn’

“Motherless Brooklyn” has been in Edward Norton’s head for years, since he read the galleys of the 1999 novel written by Jonathan Lethem. Flashing back to that era, 1999 also marked the release of “Fight Club,” the David Fincher film…

Oct 29, 2019

Elton John Reveals the Backstory Behind the Biopic ‘Rocketman’

First the movie. Now the book. Sir Elton John is in revelatory mode, or as he puts it: Ask me anything. That’s what the 72-year-old mega music star and philanthropist told Dexter Fletcher, the director of “Rocketman,” which chronicles his…

Oct 17, 2019

Filmmakers Open Up About ‘Joker’

It’s already one of the most talked-about films of the year, and after the prohibition of reporters asking any questions on the red carpet at the Los Angeles premiere of “Joker” two weeks ago, the filmmakers are doing a lot…

Oct 14, 2019

Amazon’s ‘Undone’: Is It Truly Unlike Any Other TV Series?

It has been said that the soon to premiere “Undone” is a television series unlike any other before it. Yet its creators find issue with some of the statements being made about their show in the lead-up to it. More…

Sep 12, 2019

Fox News’ Harris Faulkner on the 2020 Election, Trump’s Criticism of Fox News Channel and More

Lunchtime hours on cable news networks have not historically been considered a daypart that draws strong ratings. Yet one program in that timeslot is defying the odds and even sometimes topping its broadcast competition. Over the past two months, “Outnumbered…

Sep 10, 2019