In addition to the task of live singing and having a camera close enough at times to examine his facial pores, Jackman brings theatrical life to the fabled Jean Valjean.
Everyone likes a comer, and Cooper, most known for "The Hangover" movies, shows he's got the dramatic chops as a man beset by bipolar disorder, exuding both bare-knuckled vulnerability and excess…
When he dives into character study ("Malcolm X," "The Hurricane," "Training Day"), Washington's performance moves beyond the screen and into our conscience.
TNT's "Dallas" saw a huge drop-off for its season premiere of "Dallas" Monday night.
ABC ordered four drama pilots Tuesday, including "Big Thunder," based on the roller coaster ride at Disneyland, as well as a gothic soap from producer Mark Gordon.
Starz has found a new dance partner for its ballet series in development: "Breaking Bad" exec Moira Walley-Beckett and Lawrence Bender.
Showtime has given renewals to drama "Shameless" as well as comedies "House of Lies" and "Californication."
ITV has pacted with Twentieth Century Fox Distrivbution and landed the U.K. rights to FX's new drama series "The Americans."
The CW ordered a pair of pilots Monday, while CBS added a drama to its burgeoning pilot haul.
Cartoon Network is taking its upfront presentation on the road: In lieu of one supersized Gotham gala, ad sales, marketing and programming execs for the Turner cabler will stop and chat with clients…