Discovery Channel is so all over the place these days -- oscillating between classy nature documentaries and demo-pandering reality shows like "Porter Ridge" -- one hesitates to quibble about the…
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" dares to question why an industry so receptive to Holocaust stories has been so reluctant to produce more movies about the myriad human-rights violations perpetrated on our…
Ask Jane Fonda about getting her hands and feet immortalized in concrete at the Chinese Theater and the thesp says, "I'm very excited; I was hoping this would happen before I died."
When Johnny Carson moved "The Tonight Show" from Manhattan to Los Angeles in 1972, with the state's then-first lady Nancy Reagan among his early guests, it wasn't as much a blow to jobs as it was to…
After impressing with her guest turn on HBO's "The Newsroom," Jane Fonda has committed to her first starring TV series role, a comedy at ABC dubbed "Now What?"
In the midst of recruiting an all-star ensemble for his long-gestating passion project "The Butler," director Lee Daniels has tapped Jane Fonda to play Nancy Reagan.
On Newsweek's site, Tammy Haddad interviewed Ron Reagan here, and the son of the Gipper says that his mother Nancy is "very impressed" with Barack Obama even though she has endorsed John McCain. "She…
One night, I was at a Friars affair in Beverly Hills. Ronald Reagan was the speaker. I was so touched by his story about what happens to an actor when he goes to heaven that the next morning I went…
As CBS learned the hard way, it's impossible to divorce the political and creative components in analyzing "The Reagans" -- an uneven and, yes, unflattering biography. The project depicts Nancy…
Writer-director Cyrus Nowrasteh went to great lengths to document the facts of the events of March 30, 1981, for the Showtime original movie "The Day Reagan Was Shot," wading through public records…