NBC Is Turning 'The Money Pit' Into a TV Show
by Bradford Evans NBC is developing the 1986 Tom Hanks/Shelley Long big screen comedy The Money Pit into a sitcom, Deadline reports. The original starred Hanks and Long as a married couple who buy a mansion, only to find it needs a ton of expensive repairs. The movie was a modest box office success ... [Read More]
Martin Short, Tom Hanks, and Steve Martin Have Colonoscopy Parties Together
by Bradford Evans Here's Martin Short on The Tonight Show last night, telling Jay Leno about how he and friends Tom Hanks, Steve Martin, and Walter Parks have colonoscopy parties together. Every four years, Short says, the guys have a sleepover at Steve Martin's house the night before their colonos... [Read More]
Watch Tom Hanks Do Some Stand-Up About Sylvester Stallone
To help prepare for his role in the 1988 film, Punchline (pictured here), Tom Hanks stopped by The Comic Strip in New York to get a feel for what it’s like to be a comedian. Movies.com came across this footage of Tom on stage, doing what any go... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Promises A Fun Post- Oscar Special
Help Change The World - One Laugh At A Time! More »The preparations for the 83rd Academy Awards celebration are now in full motion. The welcome archway is set, the red carpet is rolled, the press is buzzing, the staff is busy. So is... [Read More]
Comedy Store - The movie? | Chortle
Tom Hanks' production company is said to be developing a movie based around the early days of the Los Angeles comedy store. Playtone Productions is working on a script based on the recent book I'm Dying Up Here, about the 1978 stand-off between club owner Mitzi Shore and the comedians that played there. [Read More]