Jay Chandrasekhar Gives an Update on the 'Super Troopers' Sequel
by Megh Wright "I'm a student of sequels and I know what they did wrong when you see them. Usually what they try to do is make them glitzier and broader and all that stuff. Our approach is not going to be that. If anything, the mustaches will be a little bigger, it'll be a little tougher maybe, but ... [Read More]
 
'New Girl's Max Greenfield to Star in Michael Showalter's 'Hello My Name Is Doris'
by Megh Wright New Girl star Max Greenfield has signed on to star in Michael Showalter's upcoming dramedy Hello My Name Is Doris, The Wrap reports. Greenfield recently appeared in Showalter and David Wain's Sundance film They Came Together. "It's a story about Doris, this character, she's an older w... [Read More]
 
Report: “Mrs. Doubtfire” sequel is happening
If you haven’t already heard, the big news today is that Mrs. Doubtfire will soon have a sequel. That’s right, reports are happening that the prized 1993 flick looks to be revived in 2014. As of right now, Robin Williams is said to be attached, as well as, director Chris Columbus. Furthe... [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]
 
Joan Rivers and Tracy Morgan reenact Colin Farrell’s sex tape for Andy Cohen (Video)
Tracy Morgan and Joan Rivers couldn’t stop making Andy Cohen laugh last night on his Bravo show Watch What Happens Live. Morgan, looking round and happy, was promoting his upcoming Comedy Central stand-up special Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide which airs Sunday. Joan Rivers, the comedy legend, appear... [Read More]
 
Chelsea Clinton’s pregnancy perfect excuse to watch her Daily Show with Jon Stewart appearance (Video)
Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton, announced she’s pregnant, revealing that she and husband Marc Mezvinsky are expecting their first child later this year. Clinton made the announcement during an event today for the “No Ceilings: The Full Participation&rdq... [Read More]
 
David Letterman, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel to honor Don Rickles during Spike TV’s ‘One Night Only’
Don Rickles will get the Don Rickles treatment from fellow comedians on May 28 on Spike TV during One Night Only: an All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles with David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Kimmel and Bob Newhart entertaining and celebrating the comedy icon. The only thing not... [Read More]
 
Watch Paul Scheer, Nick Kroll, and More Do a Live Read of the 'Space Jam' Script
by Bradford Evans Sean O'Connor and Jensen Karp held a live reading of the script to the 1996 Michael Jordan/Looney Tunes movie Space Jam at LA's UCB Theatre last month, and here's a highlight reel from it. The cast for the reading was Paul Scheer, Nick Kroll, Seth Green, Ben Schwartz, Danielle Fis... [Read More]
 
The Comedy Sequel and Reboot Tolerability Scale
by Bradford Evans It seems like there's an announcement about a new sequel or remake every day, with pretty much every successful movie you can think of at one point being developed as a potential franchise. In just the past two weeks alone, news about sequels to Mrs. Doubtfire and Goonies and reboo... [Read More]
 
A 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Sequel Is in the Works with Robin Williams Attached
by Megh Wright THR reports that a sequel to the 1993 Robin Williams-in-drag comedy Mrs. Doubtfire is currently in the works at Fox 2000, with Williams attached to the project as well as original director Chris Columbus. While the studio has been trying to get a sequel made since Bonnie Hunt was brou... [Read More]