When the news broke online that South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford had admitted to an extramarital affair, one of my colleagues brightly chirped, "Sanford and Sin." "That's going to turn up elsewhere,"…
Now that Comic-Con in pretty well sold out, the convention and Comcast's G4 network are giving "Star Wars" nerds one less reason to brave the crowds and schlep down to San Diego.
Look like you won't be seeing Antonio Banderas star as the famed surrealist eccentric artist Salvador Dali anytime soon.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. For compelling television, not even the "Jon & Kate" saga can compete with this one: A missing governor, intrigue about his whereabouts…
Although I first made this observation some time ago, the upcoming release of "Bruno" reminded me of the similarities between Sacha Baron Cohen and Stephen Colbert, beyond just the SBC-SC…
Republicans have been grumbling about ABC devoting coverage throughout Wednesday to President Obama and his healthcare plan. What surprised me today is not that 40 GOP members of the newly formed…
Updated Variety's David Cohen saw the latest "Transformers" movie — "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" — and filed this report on its reference to President Obama, but not, at least in his eyes…
Universal has banned reviews of "Bruno" for another week, but the blogosphere is already steeped in commentaries and rumors: Is the film being re-edited? Are scenes being reshot?
I was at a panel at USC this morning, so I didn't hear the entirety of President Obama's press conference. But what I did hear was a more contentious press corps — and a more defensive president. It…
California has begun auditioning leading men to fill a strangely unique role -- a part that has left Arnold Schwarzenegger frequently resembling a 98-pound weakling.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. I went to a screening of Sacha Baron Cohen's "Bruno" on Monday, anxious to see a film that has already created expressions of concerns from gay…