IFC continues to play the comedy equivalent of small ball, picking up shows that look inexpensive and have the feel of being someone else's leftovers. Two new ones arrive in tandem, with "Benders"…
IFC has given a series order to “Gigi’s Bucket List,” which features David Krumholtz in drag playing a newly rich 76-year-old widow. IFC has ordered eight episodes of the half-hour series, exec…
The Avalon Hollywood was shaking with laughter April 25, as comedians and supporters gathered for Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity fundraiser, which featured lewd songs, cracks about Reese…
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The Collective partners Sam Maydew and Jeff Golenberg are preparing to exit the management-production powerhouse to launch a new entity focused on repping clients in film and TV. Michael Green will…
After a few misfires since "Will & Grace," producers David Kohan and Max Mutchnick have taken the maxim, "Write what you know," to heart, devising their new comedy, "Partners," around a professional…
"The Help" star Ahna O'Reilly is set to play the female lead opposite Ashton Kutcher in Joshua Michael Stern's indie "Jobs."
After several weeks of courting, "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has agreed to play herself in "End of the World," an apocalyptic comedy from Mandate Pictures and Point Grey Pictures that Sony will…
David Krumholtz, Melanie Lynskey, Jason Ritter, Gillian Jacobs, Zachary Knight, Ahna O'Reilly and Ned Beatty have been cast in the dark comedy "Teddy Bears."
Brad Pitt has closed his deal to star in "Inglorious Bastards," the WWII drama that Quentin Tarantino will direct for the Weinstein Co. and Universal.
Turning "The Taming of the Shrew" into a teen comedy sounds like a high-concept no-brainer, until you realize the play's extremely crusty plot mechanics and dyed-in-wool misogyny make it even less…