With the Arrested Development movie firmly ensconced as the Sasquatch of film projects, forever-taunting fans with glimpses and false positives—get excited: apparently the script is being worked on right this second!—thank goodness for small favors like Whip It. Drew Barrymore’s sunny grrlpower romp, which easily qualifies as one of the best movies we’ve Read More
It might only be the middle of September, but we still feel confident in calling Joel McHale the breakout star of the fall television season. The snarky host of The Soup is so perfectly on-point in Community—premiering tonight at 9:30 on NBC, before moving to 8:30 when 30 Rock returns on October 15—so Read More
It certainly didn’t take long for ABC entertainment president Stephen McPherson to fill the void left by Ben Silverman in the “what is he thinking?” department. Case in point: The news earlier this week that ABC is teaming with Friends creator Marta Kauffman for an adaptation of The Time Traveler’s Read More
It’s been a busy week for Michael Cera, but then again, when you’re America’s favorite hoodie-wearing, sensitive guitar player, every week is a busy one. Seriously. This guy gets more press than Vice President Joe Biden. Just to catch you up on his comings and goings: forty-seven actors were cast alongside Mr. Cera in the Read More
Monday: Beautiful Girls
While it’s easy to dismiss the late Ted Demme’s 1996 ensemble dramedy without a second thought, Beautiful Girls is a pretty charming and affable movie… as long as you can get past the "Sweet Caroline" sing-a-long. Matt Dillon, who will never be accused of being a great actor despite his Read More
Last week, Vanity Fair‘s Matt Pressman interviewed Lee Eisenberg, a writer for NBC’s The Office for the magazine’s Culture and Celebrity blog.
Here’s a snippet: How did you [and writing partner Gene Stupinsky] end up writing for The Office?
Lee Eisenberg: Gene and I sold a pilot called Lonnie and Gordo, and Read More
With the amount of fame the former cast of Arrested Development has received, you would think the show was the biggest hit this side of M*A*S*H. Where was all this good will when AD was actually on the air?! Today, we give you updates on two Bluth Family members. First, some sad news: Jessica Walter, Read More
As Arrested Development devotees, we’re always excited to see what the show’s creator, Mitch Hurwitz, has next in store for us . Thankfully, he’s been busy lately! Variety reports that his latest project will be a remake of the hit British sit-com Absolutely Fabulous. Mr. Hurwitz will executive produce the series, with help Read More
Apparently no one is immune to the backlash that success brings. Not even Michael Cera! America’s ubiquitous and awkward sweetheart appears to be on the precipice of the inevitable take down. Mr. Cera, who stars in this Friday’s Nick and Nora’s Infinite Playlist, was profiled in the New York Times on Sunday, prompting prickly Read More
Arrested Development fans, it looks like your $600 dollar banana suits are going to have to stay in the closet for a while longer.
Michael Cera, the once, and hopefully future, George-Michael Bluth, recently told an interviewer that if an Arrested Development movie is in the works, no one informed Read More