NBC has extended Primetime Emmy Awards entreaties to Facebook, hoping to turn the heads of socially inclined voters with newsfeed teasers touting its 2013 entry slate. The Peacock, claiming to be the…
CBS has invested in Dana Stevens drama “Reckless” for the fall season, making the drama order total for the Eye three so far. On Sunday, the Eye also gave a series nod to comedy “Friends with Better…
Boston-based Emerson College has tapped "Friends" exec producer Kevin Bright to serve as senior exec director of the college's Los Angeles Center. Bright will alight from Emerson's Board of Trustees…
Quentin Tarantino honored the cast and makers of “Dazed and Confused” on March 7 in Austin, Texas. The Richard Linklater pic celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and Tarantino was there at the…
Jason Ritter, fresh off his supporting turn in "Parenthood," has been cast in Fox's comedy pilot "Friends & Family."
Alan Kirschenbaum was a comedy writer's writer. He grew up steeped in the Borscht Belt tradition, thanks to his father, Catskills favorite Freddie Roman. Throughout his 30-year career as a TV scribe…
Newhart and Rickles savor enduring friendship
Having exhibited promise in supporting roles, former Upright Citizens Brigade castmates Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham have created their own sitcom vehicle, "Best Friends Forever," exploring…
It's not just the number of laughs that impresses in Jeremy Herrin's knockout production of Alan Ayckbourn's "Absent Friends," it's the length of them.
A motley collection of twentysomethings has to spend five days and nights together, without anyone getting fed up and fleeing. The characters aren't the ones the filmmakers should be worried about.
Boasting a high-profile cast of smallscreen thesps, Jennifer Westfeldt's Gotham-set romantic comedy unfolds in a glib, familiar sitcom universe.