ABC’s gay rights miniseries “When We Rise” has filled out its cast with a slew of A-list guest stars, Variety has learned exclusively. Rob Reiner, T.R. Knight, Phylicia Rashad, Richard Schiff, Mary…
Allison Janney knows her way around the White House — at least the fictional one, having playing CJ Cregg on “The West Wing” for seven seasons. She even made a surprise appearance in the White House…
Nobody ever chose to go to the theater to watch an actor be adequate. Sadly, "adequate" sums up Lindsay Lohan's London stage debut in David Mamet's "Speed-the-Plow." The bad news, however, is that…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The current West End revival of David Mamet's Hollywood comedy "Speed-the-Plow" started 15 minutes late Saturday evening — but don't blame Lindsay Lohan. The actress once dubbed "the most insured" in…
Producer Brent Roske has spent the past few years launching a “West Wing”-inspired web series called “Chasing the Hill” that, to his credit, snagged alum Richard Schiff among its cast members. Now…
Al Pacino, Bobby Cannavale and Dan Stevens are among the thesps who will be considered eligible for Tony nominations in the featured actor in a play category, according to the latest rulings from the…
It's a treat to revisit the best American play ever written about merciless men and their predatory business practices.
"The Cabin in the Woods" star Bradley Whitford is in early talks to join Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson in Disney's "Saving Mr. Banks," which chronicles Walt Disney's 14-year effort to persuade Aussie…
The Showtime series "House of Lies" -- based on a memoir by the same name -- understandably drops the subtitle "How Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Then Tell You the Time." That's perhaps…
"Another Harvest Moon" will need canny grassroots marketing to connect with its target demo of older ticketbuyers during limited theatrical rollout.