Jim Gaffigan shoots his finger off in latest Hot Pursuit trailer
Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara star in Hot Pursuit in theaters May 8. Jim Gaffigan also features in the comedy about an inept police officer who must protect the widow of a drug dealer from criminals and dirty policemen. Jim Gaffigan shoots his finger off in latest Hot Pursuit trailer ap... [Read More]
Elizabeth Peña, Modern Family actress and trailblazing performer, dies at 55
Elizabeth Peña, trailblazing comedy actress whose career spanned four decades, died Tuesday in Los Angeles at the age of 55. Recently seen on Modern Family, where she played Sofia Vergara’s character’s mother Pilar, Peña also starred on crime drama Matador (which airs on th... [Read More]
Sofia Vergara highest paid television star, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Cobie Smulders, Amy Poehler close behind
Sofia Vergara is the highest paid television actress for the third consecutive year. This, according to Forbes, who just released its annual lists of the highest paid television actors and actresses. What’s more compelling, however, is that Vergara is not just the highest paid female in televi... [Read More]
Was Sofia Vergara’s Emmys bit sexist? (Video)
Last night’s airing of the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Seth Meyers not only brought out nearly every television star in the country but also created some drama—mainly in the form of Modern Family star (and highest paid television actor) Sofia Vergara. In an attempt at hum... [Read More]
Woody Allen, John Turturro star in ‘Fading Gigilo,’ opening this weekend (Video)
It’s rare to see Woody Allen starring in a film not his own. But John Turturro convinced Allen to star in Turturro’s upcoming Fading Gigolo, including fellow cast members Sharon Stone, Vanessa Paradis, Sofia Vergara and Liev Schreiber. Written and directed by Tuturro, Woody Allen should ... [Read More]
Comedy Well-Represented in ALMA Nominations
The nominations for the 2012 American Latino Media Arts Awards were recently announced and the field of comedy is well represented.Sofia Vergara and Aubrey Plaza lead the comedy nominations, each receiving two. Both were nominated for the award of “F... [Read More]
Which funny women made Maxim’s ‘Hot 100′ list, and who’s missing?
Listen, we know there’s this perpetual debate in the media about if/how/when/where really attractive women can/are/were ever funny. It’s a dumb debate. Here’s the deal. Women and Men exist. Some women are funny; some men are funny. ... [Read More]