Leave it to Jimmy Kimmel to prove how uninformed Americans can be, at least the ones browsing Hollywood Boulevard on a given day. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” sent a reporter to conduct man on the street…
If anyone can put an end to the government shutdown, it’s Olivia Pope. A new Funny or Die video doubles as a spoof of ABC’s hit series “Scandal” and a PSA on the Affordable Pay Act. In the sketch…
Manhattan Theater Club has added “Taking Care of Baby,” a 2007 play by “Matilda” Tony winner Dennis Kelly, to its Off Broadway slate this fall. Off Broadway stalwart Reed Birney and Margaret Colin…
Jennifer Hudson, Kal Penn and Amy Poehler were among the entertainment figures who met at the White House on Monday to plan an education campaign aimed at young people explaining the new health care…
When Neil Portnow became the head of the Recording Academy 10 years ago, he made a wish list of potential honorees for MusiCares Person of the Year. Three artists he particularly wanted "for obvious…
The hottest ticket last week was not to "The Hunger Games" but rather to the Supreme Court's arcane deliberations on ObamaCare. Arguably the subtext of both shows dealt with life and death.
With popular toys from the 1980s like Transformers, ThunderCats and the Smurfs getting reboots as entertainment projects, American Greetings is looking to relaunch its Care Bears.
Three years after announcing it would close its long-term care unit, the Motion Picture and Television Fund facility will begin admitting new patients.
On the eve of music retail's annual Black Friday gold rush, rapper Drake's "Take Care" takes No. 1 on the U.S. album chart with the third-best debut of 2011.
How times have changed. Just a few generations ago, the thinking went, "Children should be seen, not heard."
Health care costs are emerging as the key issue in next year's contract negotiations for Hollywood's two below-the-line unions, the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical & Stage Employees and the Intl…