USA is bolstering its comedy slate with a new unscripted competition series, “First Impressions,” Variety has learned. The half-hour reality show, described as a battle of impressionists, will…
“Saturday Night Live” brought the boys from “Wayne’s World” out of retirement for the show’s 40th anniversary special, reuniting Mike Myers’ Wayne Campbell and Dana Carvey’s Garth Algar to count down…
Every year, a gaggle of gagmen and funnywomen set out in pursuit of that holiest of TV grails: the first-person sitcom — a show written around a comedian's distinctive personality. Nothing can curb…
It wouldn’t be a “Saturday Night Live” season finale without the bittersweet moment that comes when a veteran cast member makes a final appearance. Last night it was Bill Hader’s turn to say goodbye…
Pretty much the definition of a kids-will-like/parents-will-hate-it movie, "The Master of Disguise" is a jumbled fantasy comedy that did not figure out a coherent game plan at scripting, shooting or…
Brad Grey, chairman and CEO of Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, has joined the board of councilors of USC's School of Cinema-Television.
A satire of health fanaticism in turn-of-the-century America, "The Road to Wellville" is a curiosity of the first order. Amusing without being particularly funny, Alan Parker's unzipped cereal comedy…
"Twin Peaks" alumna Madchen Amick has been cast as the femme lead in the caper comedy "It Happened in Paradise," which stars Nicolas Cage, Dana Carvey and Jon Lovitz, sources said Friday.
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Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer's first go-movie at Hollywood Pictures, "Bad Boys," to star Dana Carvey and Jon Lovitz, has been delayed, possibly for as long as a year.