When Fanny Brice's boss tries to make a joke of her dowdy looks, dolling her up as a deluded bride convinced of her beauty, his comic star takes him to task. "They're supposed to laugh at you,"…
Omar Sharif, the dashing, Egyptian-born actor who was one of the biggest movie stars in the world in the 1960s, with memorable roles in "Dr. Zhivago," "Lawrence of Arabia" and "Funny Girl," has died…
Ever had a hard time leaving a job you love? Imagine being Greg Daniels. The "Office" creator was tasked with penning the show's finale and finding suitable endings for these beloved characters.
Her pastime is doing impersonations of Liza Minnelli, Britney Spears and Zooey Deschanel, among others. She's working on adding Shakira to her repertoire. "I would consider myself to be a character…
Melissa McCarthy is the hottest name in comedy right now — even hotter than the boys. With Fox’s “The Heat” scoring an impressive $39 million Stateside debut this weekend, the comedic actress proved…
Katey Sagal has more than 30 years of experience in Hollywood, but when she was up for a role on "Lost," she had to audition. "It was a big deal to get this little arc," recalls the actress, who…
Costume designer Connie Wexler died on Jan. 14 in New York due to complications of the flu. She was 85 and was suffering from Alzheimer's.
A new restoration of Barbra Streisand starrer "Funny Girl" will world preem at the TCM Classic Film Festival.
The third episode of "New Girl" was an improvement over the shakier second episode, helping the show remain my favorite new broadcast comedy of fall 2011, but it still seems right on the edge of…
Perhaps it's fitting that oldest of the dramatic arts -- live theater -- would be the last to adopt the new technology of digital casting. But this timesaving approach to populating a show now seems…
Producer Bob Boyett has lined up director Bartlett Sher for a revival of "Funny Girl" aiming to hit Broadway in spring 2012.