I recently picked up the phone to chat with Matthew Aaron and Bruce Fretts about landlines, the normalization of queer characters in entertainment and their new film. "Landline" follows PR executive Ted Gout (Matthew Aaron), who, after losing a big promotion to a technology-savvy college graduate, embarks on a low-tech, old-school journey to find himself. With […]
Last month, at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, where the networks bi-annually bring stars and producers from their new and returning shows, Ellen DeGeneres was asked whether she saw a groundbreaking aspect to the new NBC sitcom, “One Big Happy.” DeGeneres is the executive producer of the new series, along with out writer/creator […]
Start right now. Viewership is higher than ever before in its third season and, more importantly, people are starting to recognize the subversive charm of a show that represents that swath of America between the two coasts.
Roseanne Barr's TV husband, John Goodman, has signed on to co-star in her new NBC pilot about a trailer park operator who serves as a matriarch to the people who live there, the network said Friday. The project reunites Barr and Goodman, who played married couple Dan and Roseanne Connor from 1988 to 1997 on […]
Christina Aguilerarecently tweeted a message to fans of "The Voice": "Can't wait for you to see the new season it's going to be amazing." Word from the set is that this season's talent is even better than the previous one, and that means the bar is pretty darn high. "I enjoy being a mentor and […]
Into every family holiday gathering, a little TV viewing must fall. TheWrap's gift to you: a list of TV marathons lengthy and diverse enough to make sure everyone in the house has something to whet their appetites, TV-wise.
By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - What with the usual assortment of doctors, lawyers, ad executives, jingle writers and police showing up on your TV set, you would hardly believe that more than 14 million Americans are out of work. Finally, that tide seems to be shifting. On Fox's "Raising Hope," the unabashedly downtrodden […]
George Clooney remembers clearly when "things changed" for his career and he was catapulted to stardom: It was all because of "ER." Now famed as one of the world's leading movie stars, Clooney, 50, revealed what starring in the legendary medical drama meant to him in an interview conducted by Hollywood Reporter film critic Todd […]
LOS ANGELES - It has been a difficult week in the love lives of TV's Gilbert sisters, with both women enduring breakups of their long-term relationships. Melissa Gilbert, who became a child star on the long-running series "Little House on the Prairie," has filed for divorce from her husband, actor Bruce Boxleitner, five months after […]
Between her Lifetime reality show "Roseanne's Nuts," a possible guest-starring role on "Are You There, Vodka? It's Me Chelsea," and her potential Presidential bid, Roseanne Barr has been keeping busy. Now comes word that Barr has signed a script deal with 20th Century Fox to write and star in a new half-hour comedy. According to […]