“Veep” won best comedy series at the 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night. The HBO show triumphed over nominees ABC’s “Black-ish,” Netflix’s “Master of None,” ABC’s “Modern Family,” HBO’s…
Comedy showrunners David Mandel (“Veep”) and Alec Berg (“Silicon Valley”) have been friends since their days working on “Seinfeld” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” And though they’re both competing in the…
Addiction, police brutality, gender discrimination, and racism are hardly issues that, on their surface, are particularly amusing for those facing them. And yet, some of this year's funniest TV…
The end of "Veep" season 4 left Julia Louis-Dreyfus' President Selena Meyer where we often find her — in a state of consternation. Her bid for reelection has ended in a tie, leaving the outcome in…
PARIS– “Diverge,” James Morrison’s debut feature, has won the top award at U.S. in Progress, the forum dedicated to American indie movies that is hosted alongside the Champs Elysees Film Festival and…
“Veep’s” creator Armando Iannucci is leaving his show after four seasons, Variety has confirmed. Keeping it in the HBO family, David Mandel of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” will step in as showrunner, first…
As is, this summer lark has its moments but hardly merits hitting the "save" button.
This underdog story manages to get a fair bit right about early 1970s surf culture when it isn't trafficking in the hoariest of David-vs.-Goliath cliches.
A fine performance by Peter Bogdanovich lends some — but not nearly enough — vitality to this middling dysfunctional-family dramedy.
Jules Chaikin, lead trumpet with the big bands of Stan Kenton and Les Brown, studio musician, music contractor and contributor to film scores, died of heart failure on Nov. 23 in Cabo San Lucas…
"Breaking Bad," "Downton Abbey, "Game of Thrones," "Homeland" and "Mad Men" received nominations in episodic drama for the 2013 Producers Guild Awards.