As Julius Caesar's conniving niece Atia of the Julii on HBO's "Rome," Polly Walker plays a woman who beds powerful men and pimps out her daughter. Walker welcomed the role with open arms.
Thom Sherman has ankled J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot shingle, returning to the network fold as the CW's drama chief. Sherman will serve as exec vice president of drama development at the fledgling netlet…
"It feels like a really comfortable shoe I had been wearing," says Julia Louis-Dreyfus of the divorced single mother she plays in "The New Adventures of Old Christine."
When "Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes and her casting team were looking for an actress to play Dr. Miranda Bailey, Rhimes had imagined her as a short, blond, white female.
After years of speculation, the clock's officially ticking down toward a "24" feature film. Twentieth Century Fox has closed a deal with series creators Robert Cochran and Joel Surnow, as well as…
Geena Davis' promotion to commander in chief may have been big news last fall, but technically she wasn't the first female president on a weekly television series. That title belongs to trailblazer…
Newcomers won't have an easy time breaking through amidst these Emmy regulars, each of whom have a strong chance of being nominated again this year.
Fox Broadcasting has upped longtime network spokesman Scott Grogin to senior VP of corporate communications. Grogin handles business and tactical communications strategies for the network, serving as…
The most memorable lines from the first two seasons of "Deadwood" are mostly too blue for a newspaper, so here a few choice pieces of dialogue that shouldn't be too offensive.
For a new series, especially one teetering on the ratings bubble, an Emmy nomination can bring much-needed attention to the show. As a result, networks often spend a lion's share of marketing dollars…
Playing an infantile adult isn't as easy as "Weeds" star Mary-Louise Parker makes it look. Parker, who plays marijuana-selling suburban mom Nancy Botwin in the Showtime comedy, finds her character's…