“Harold and Kumar’s” John Cho will star as the male lead in “Selfie,” a comedy pilot from ABC and WBTV. From “Suburgatory” creator Emily Kapnek, the pilot tells the story of Eliza, a self-obsessed…
General Electric may be putting some distance between itself and the Peacock. A new ad from the financial-and-industrial conglomerate features characters from a film studio that is a rival to…
Remember "New Amsterdam," a 2008 Fox series starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as a crime-solving immortal? The network and the producers of "Sleepy Hollow" — another Fox drama built around an…
Margaret Cho is toplining her own comedy again, this time on YouTube. The veteran comedienne, who rose to prominence on the ABC series “All American Girl” in 1994 for being the rare example of an…
J.J. Abrams sets his filmmaking to "stun" with a sequel in every respect equal or even superior to its splendid 2009 predecessor.
With "Identity Thief," Melissa McCarthy proves she's got what it takes to carry a feature, however meager the underlying material.
Zac Efron and Marcia Gay Harden have joined the cast of "Parkland," the indie drama about the assassination of John F. Kennedy that will mark the directorial debut of scribe Peter Landesman.
The mix of disjointed characters brings to mind the formula for "Community." Based on that show's minimal ratings but cultish devotion, it's an assessment that qualifies as a mixed blessing…
Crazy new gadgets, vigorous action sequences and a thorough production-design makeover aren't enough to keep "Total Recall" from feeling like a near-total redundancy.
"Footloose" thesps (and sisters) Maggie Elizabeth Jones and Mary-Charles Jones have been cast as Jason Bateman and Amanda Peet's daughters in Seth Gordon's Universal comedy "Identity Theft."
While it's poignant seeing the whole gang again, the tired gross-out antics and limp romantic reprisals keep this hapless if heartfelt effort from qualifying as a decent comedy, let alone a…