Jill Hennessy remembers from her theater days that the writer is king, a concept that is often met with blank stares when uttered in Hollywood and television.
Mischa Barton, 18, is a veteran model and actress with stage experience, several feature film credits, including "The Sixth Sense," and a handful of musicvideos under her belt. But it is her role as…
God put Amber Tamblyn through a lot this season. She was forced to walk in garbage, destroy a best friend's art project and work 14-16 hours a day on the set.
Everyone knows the feeling, and it's not a good one. The first day on a new job, or worse still, the first day on a temp job.
Will they finally get the last laugh? Three stars of departing comedy series are the only principal cast members who've never been nominated: Courteney Cox Arquette ("Friends"), Kristin Davis ("Sex…
It's the classic Hollywood story of a Toronto-born actor living in New York. "I'm not doing pilot season this year," our hero tells his agent. "I can't do it. I'm sick of it. I hate TV."
After the cast of ABC's "The Practice" was downsized in a budget-crunching attempt to keep the series afloat, James Spader was hired to breathe new life into the old favorite.
Actors take pride in being chameleons, in having the ability to go from show to show taking on new characters.
When Kathryn Morris snared the role of Special Agent Paige Willomina for Rod Lurie's "The Contender" (2000), the TV thesp was at last ready for the bigscreen.
For actors, supporting gigs generally come in two forms: Some, as the description implies, support heavyweight lead thesps, and then there are ensembles without any true leads.
It's a testament to Ian McShane's performance in "Deadwood" that it's impossible to believe he sang on the London stage as the lead in "The Witches of Eastwick."