“Greetings from dinosaur land,” quipped veteran producer Chuck Lorre, as he accepted Variety’s Creative Leadership Award at the fifth annual New Leaders event, held Monday night at the SLS Hotel in…
The term “very special episode” has become a rather hoary cliche in sitcoms, historically timed to sweep months like February. Yet CBS’ “Mom” has demonstrated itself to be more organic than most in…
It's been a dismal season for freshman comedies on the networks, based on ratings. That's the industry's general perception, which is unfortunate, because it overshadows some notable efforts to break…
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It was appropriately overcast for the Sept. 21 premiere of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2" at the Regency Theater in Westwood. But filmmakers, stars, guests and families had their sunny sides…
Sony has teamed up with Feeding America, the nation's largest non-governmental, domestic hunger relief organization, to help stop hunger from raining down on American citizens.
Anna Faris, Allison Janney vehicle has the bones of a pretty durable TV show.
Though Chuck Lorre currently reigns as the unofficial king of sitcom, he admitted during the TCA session for forthcoming CBS comedy “Mom” that his new show sprang from a desire to finish something…
CBS has released several clips of upcoming series to debut this fall, including the Robin Williams-Sarah Michelle Gellar series "The Crazy Ones" and Chuck Lorre's "Mom," starring Anna Faris.
CBS has stocked up on four comedies for the 2013-14 season, including a new entry from Chuck Lorre and a domestic vehicle from Greg Garcia. The Eye also picked up two dramas. CBS has a number of…
Ellen Page will make her directorial debut with "Miss Stevens," which has Anna Faris attached to star as a teacher who chaperones a group of high schoolers to a state drama competition.
Top comediennes Rose Byrne ("Bridesmaids") and Anna Faris ("The Dictator") are set to join Rafe Spall and Simon Baker in Working Title's romantic comedy "I Give It a Year."