The program relies heavily on improvisation, while making do on a limited budget. Most episodes consist of short pieces, but this season, the program tested a story arc in which the two main…
Bert and Ernie
The sex abuse lawsuits leveled by three men against Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash have been dismissed by a New York judge due to a time-barring technicality. The statute of limitations for these…
The New Yorker unveiled its cover issue commemorating the Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage: an illustration of Bert and Ernie from “Sesame Street,” cuddling in front of a TV set, watching…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
I was eating lunch when the news hit that a “‘Walking Dead’ actress” had been implicated in mailing ricin-tinged letters to President Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Then I clicked on the…
Truth be told, nobody was really interested before Monday in whether ESPN basketball analyst Chris Broussard thinks homosexuality is a sin.
Hollywood loves nothing more than a schmooze-athon.
Gersh d.p. bookings include Amir Mokri on Zack Snyder's "Superman: Man of Steel," Pete Zuccarini as underwater d.p. on Ang Lee's "Life of Pi," Jonathan Freeman on HBO's "Boardwalk Empire" and Jim…
The most famous street in the world is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Determined to find hits, cable networks keep breaking out of narrowly defined brands. A&E, TLC, AMC and E! have long since become little more than meaningless letters. Now Cartoon Network is toon-ing…
Timothy M. Gray: Reel Life
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