Only the vivacious die young, notes one character in Alain Resnais' "Life of Riley," while "the tiresome, humdrum ones live forever."
Life Of Riley
ABC Family prez Michael Riley is set to depart the Disney-owned cabler. He will remain aboard the net as it searches for his replacement. News arrives as Riley’s contract nears its expiration. Riley…
There must be a lot of Lucy Thurber-envy going around Gotham, given the ambitious five-play retrospective of her work being produced by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater and running concurrently in…
Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
Variety is strengthening the ranks of its editorial team with the hiring of Jenelle Riley as associate editor, features. For the past 11 years as film and television editor at Backstage, the oldest…
Kwame Kwei-Armah's play "Beneatha's Place" has turned legit industry heads as part of an ambitious project at Baltimore's Center Stage, which is presenting the new title, inspired by "A Raisin in the…
Sir Alan Ayckbourn whips up another frothy concoction of desire, denial and deceit in "Life of Riley."
Emmy-nommed writer Richard Baer, who wrote for TV shows including "Leave It To Beaver," "Bewitched," "The Munsters," "Barney Miller" and "MASH," died Feb. 22 in Santa Monica, Calif. after suffering a…
The painful rise of The Great One from childhood to star of "The Honeymooners" is chronicled in CBS' "Gleason." Focusing on the icon's boozing, womanizing and brazen determination, Brad Garrett…