MTV’s scripted, socially-progressive comedy “Faking It” will conclude after three seasons. Plus, “Supernatural” has promoted two new showrunners, and a “Good Wife” actress is cast in the IFC comedy…
There's certainly humor running through writer-director-star Clark Gregg's "Trust Me," the tale of an inept agent for child actors; it's just that not all of it feels intentional.
Amanda Peet's play about the wretched (and lightly disguised) family of Bernie Madoff may not realize its ambitions, but it's not half bad in the hands of a superb cast led by Blythe Danner and Sarah…
By happenstance, I recently re-watched the pilot for "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," which remains one of the more accomplished prototypes I've ever seen. In hindsight, though, the progression of…
In some episodes this season, the number of guest stars on The Good Wife has outnumbered the cast — headed by Juliana Margulies, Christine Baranski and Josh Charles — but with good reason. Having a…
Cherry Jones, who has lined up for a fall Broadway stint in “The Glass Menagerie,” has also locked in a 2014 run in the Manhattan Theater Club’s world premiere of playwright Sarah Treem’s latest…
Indie producer Unified Pictures is moving ahead on a CG-animated “Noah’s Ark” movie, tapping “Kung Fu Panda” director John Stevenson (pictured above) to head up the creative work on the project and…
Actress Amanda Peet will make her playwriting debut next season with “The Commons of Pensacola,” which New York nonprofit Manhattan Theater Club expects to produce as part of its 2013-14 season…
With "Identity Thief," Melissa McCarthy proves she's got what it takes to carry a feature, however meager the underlying material.
This coming-of-ager can be explosively funny in parts, but overall feels pretty familiar, relying more on its cast than the material to win favor.
Unified Pictures, Savage Bunny and Bron Studios are partnering on dark comedy "Trust Me" with Clark Gregg directing from his screenplay.