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Allison Janney to Star Alongside Kristen Wiig, Laura Dern in ‘Mrs. American Pie’

How’s this for a powerhouse trio: Kristen Wiig, Laura Dern and Allison Janney. Seven-time Emmy winner Janney has been tapped to star alongside Wiig and Dern in Apple’s 10-episode comedy Mrs. American Pie. Ordered straight to series in February and based on the novel by Juliet McDaniel, the series is set in the early 1970s […]

‘To Leslie’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Andrea Riseborough stars in Michael Morris’ debut feature as a woman forced to return to her West Texas hometown as she’s hitting bottom.

Art Curator Jack Siebert on Selecting 20 Painters for Debut Exhibition: “It’s a Female Empowerment Show”

With power reps as parents, Jack Siebert could have easily carved out a career in the family business. He could’ve been an agent like his mother (Gersh senior managing partner Leslie Siebert) or a manager-producer like his father (Lighthouse Entertainment’s Steven Siebert) but the 25-year-old is intent on making his mark on the art world. […]

‘Mom’ Co-Creator on Tackling Anna Faris’ Exit and Unexpected Series Finale

The writers of CBS’ Mom had to deal with two shocking exits last season. During the summer, star Anna Faris surprised fans when she announced that she was leaving the sitcom after seven seasons, with her character’s departure explained in the season eight premiere. Then, with just a few episodes left to shoot, the team […]

‘Breaking News in Yuba County’: Film Review

Allison Janney toplines a starry ensemble, including Awkwafina and Mila Kunis, in director Tate Taylor's darkly comic look at the culture of fame and the tabloid media.

‘A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote’: TV Review

Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme reunite the cast of 'The West Wing' on HBO Max for a staged episode reading and a plea to vote.

‘West Wing’ HBO Max Special Trailer Reunites Original Cast With Voting Mission

HBO Max has released the trailer for its 'West Wing' reunion special, which will debut on the streamer Oct. 15. 

MGM Acquires Tate Taylor-Directed ‘Breaking News in Yuba County’

MGM has acquired the domestic rights to Breaking News in Yuba County, the Tate Taylor-directed comedy-drama stars an A-list ensemble that includes Allison Janney, Mila Kunis, Regina Hall, Awkwafina, Wanda Sykes, Ellen Barkin and Samira Wiley.

Emmy Nominations Snubs: Reese Witherspoon, Bob Odenkirk, ‘Better Things’ Left Out

High-profile Emmy Awards nominations 2020 snubs include Reese Witherspoon, Bob Odenkirk, 'Better Things,' Roger Ailes series 'The Loudest Voice' (and star Russell Crowe), Larry David, 'The Morning Show' breakout Gugu Mbatha-Raw and 'Homeland' and 'The Plot Against America' only receiving one nomination each.

Cannes: Allison Janney, John Hawkes Join ‘To Leslie’

Allison Janney and John Hawkes are joining 'To Leslie,' which Mister Smith and UTA will be shopping to buyers at the virtual Cannes market this month. Andrea Riseborough will play the lead in the real-life-inspired drama from 'Bloodline' director Michael Morris.

6 Cozy Knits for Women Working at Home

These designer styles prove that cocooning can be chic, from brands worn by such stars as Lupita Nyong'o, Jennifer Lopez and Mindy Kaling.

Melissa McCarthy and Allison Janney Joke They Were Cut From ‘Cats,’ ‘Little Women,’ ‘Star Wars’

Melissa McCarthy and Allison Janney joked that they were cut from some of the biggest movies of the year and shared their scenes from 'Cats,' 'Little Women' and 'Star Wars' during Wednesday's episode of 'The Late Late Show.'