"Almost Human" is just barely watchable — a grunged-up vision of a dystopian, crime-ridden future, with actors portraying humanoid robots, including the one played by Michael Ealy, who weaves awkward…
Vince Vaughn sheds his boorish comedic persona in this heartfelt celebration of the act of parenthood, presented under radically exaggerated circumstances.
Now in its fourth year, Variety's Power of Comedy event recruits a lineup of standup and sketch acts to raise money for the Noreen Fraser Foundation. These performers will deliver punchline…
Variety's 2013 Comedy Impact Report: Whether onstage or online, bigscreen or small, these funnymakers changed the game this year.
Jimmy Kimmel may have earned himself a seat at the big kids' table in latenight TV, but that doesn't mean he's dulled his edge.
To say Jimmy Kimmel has a healthy appetite would be an understatement. From diving into his Italian nonna's marinara sauce as a kid to grilling up his special burger recipe (with teriyaki sauce) for…
This year's event honors Jimmy Kimmel, who follows past Power of Comedy honorees Russell Brand, Amy Poehler and Seth MacFarlane, and will feature fresh jokes from half a dozen comics, including last…
Jimmy Kimmel admits he's "kind of an easy mark" for charity shoulder taps, but hearing the genesis of Alex's Lemonade Stand from her parents hooked him.
"The Hunger Games" featured kids killing kids for sport. Its sequel, the far superior "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," rewrites the rules, which not only makes for a more exciting death match, but…
Peter Berg's scorching, often unbearably brutal account of a doomed 2005 military mission in Afghanistan shows how impressive physical filmmaking can overcome even fundamental deficiencies in script…
After successfully adapting “Pride and Prejudice” and “Anna Karenina,” Joe Wright looks ready to adapt another classic literary tale as he is in talks to direct an untitled “Peter Pan” origin tale…