Leonard Firestone, a pioneer in the television programming and syndication industries who oversaw the off-net syndication of shows including “The Addams Family” and “Green Acres,” died at his home on…
The Addams Family
Actor Ken Weatherwax has died at the age of 59 following a heart attack, according to TMZ. A woman saying she is Weatherwax’s niece posted the news on Facebook. Weatherwax is best known for playing…
Just in time for Halloween — the durable Addams Family is heading for another incarnation, this time as an MGM animated movie. MGM is in final negotiations with BermanBraun's Gail Berman and Lloyd…
For Zachary Levi, the musical “First Date” is indeed his first date — with Broadway. So he’s been getting acquainted. “I didn’t even know what previews were when I signed on to this,” he said at the…
Judging by the numbers, the 'Despicable Me' creatures' appeal is undeniable, and yet, Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri is also eager to introduce the studio's next batch of unique characters.
Elaine Laron, a TV writer and lyricist who worked on “Captain Kangaroo,” “The Electric Company” and “Free To Be You And Me,” died June 6 in Los Angeles of pneumonia. She was 83. Born in the Bronx in…
New musical "Big Fish" has a high-class problem. In the six months between the end of this Chicago tryout and its Broadway launch in September, creatives need to resist tampering too much with…
Lincoln Center Theater’s stunning production of Douglas Carter Beane’s “The Nance” is a textbook example of how to put on a classy show. It helps to have a bona fide (and certifiably bankable) star…
I've watched with an almost fatherly pride as Judd has grown as a filmmaker and an artist.
As one of the characters in "The Addams Family" might put it, "Is there a mortician in the house?"