Regina Hall, Casey Wilson, Paul Scheer, and More Join Showtime Pilot ‘Ball Street’
Showtime’s comedy pilot Ball Street is rounding out its cast. The network announced today that Casey Wilson, Regina Hall, Paul Scheer, Kurt Braunohler, and Eugene Cordero have joined the cast of the half-hour pilot, which was ordered back in September. Produced and directed by Seth Rogen and E... [Read More]
Don Cheadle and Andrew Rannells to Star in ‘Ball Street’ Showtime Pilot from Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have a new TV project in the works. Showtime just announced that the two will produce and direct an upcoming comedy pilot called Ball Street. Here’s the logline for the project, which is co-created by David Caspe and Jordan Cahan: Ball Street takes us bac... [Read More]
Enjoy the latest trailer for “Why Him?” starring James Franco, Bryan Cranston
Over the holidays, Ned (Bryan Cranston), an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird (James Franco). A rivalry develops, and Ned’s panic l... [Read More]
Bryan Cranston, James Franco face-off in “Why Him?” red band trailer
Why Him? is a story about Ned Fleming (Bryan Cranston) and his wife Barb (Megan Mullally), along with their 15-year old son Scott (Griffin Gluck), go to visit their eldest daughter Stephanie (Zoey Deutch), where she introduces them to her boyfriend, Laird Mayhew (James Franco), a wealthy and famous ... [Read More]
Judd Apatow to Produce a Movie Starring and Co-Written by Andrew Rannells
by Megh Wright Grammy winner and Tony nominee Andrew Rannells has a new movie in the works. According to Deadline, Universal Pictures has put into development an untitled comedy that will be co-written by Rannells and Jersey Boys' Mike Doyle with Rannells potentially attached to star. Details on the... [Read More]
Andrew Rannells to star in and co-write comedy for Judd Apatow
Universal Pictures has acquired an untitled comedy pitch that Girls co-star Andrew Rannells and Jersey Boys castmember Mike Doyle will write. Judd Apatow will produce it under Apatow Productions. The plot as of now is hush-hush, but the studio and Apatow are keen to make it work with Rannells who ha... [Read More]
Andrew Rannells Will Be Back on 'Girls' and May Become a Regular
by Elise Czajkowski Andrew Rannells, who plays Hannah's gay ex-boyfriend Elijah on Lena Dunham's HBO show Girls, will be returning to the show in its upcoming third season. He appeared in eight episodes of the first two seasons, and is likely to become a regular if the show is picked up for a fourth... [Read More]
Jenna Elfman, Josh Gad, Ellen Barkin and more headed to NBC comedies
NBC has greenlighted two more comedy series today, 1600 Penn and Animal Practice, bringing the total number of sitcoms approved by the network to five. The news, confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline, comes a full week before the network o... [Read More]