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“You Went to Therapy for That?”: Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton, Oscar Isaac and the THR Drama Actor Roundtable

Oscar Isaac has just flown in from New York, where the Scenes From a Marriage and Moon Knight star was enjoying some much-deserved time off, and Succession’s Brian Cox will soon head to Miami for a documentary shoot. Loki’s Tom Hiddleston is about to go back into production, and The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey’s […]

‘The Simpsons’ Takes on ‘Succession’ With Some Help From Cousin Greg (Exclusive)

Uh, Dad. So, like, can we talk? The Simpsons is taking a bite out of Succession with a spoof in an all-new episode Sunday — and they even have a little help from Cousin Greg. Actor Nicholas Braun is lending his voice talent as his bumbling but delightful character, who has become a fan favorite […]

Nik Dodani, Brandon Flynn Join New Line Comedy ‘The Parenting’ (Exclusive)

Nik Dodani and Brandon Flynn have joined the ensemble cast of The Parenting, a poltergeist comedy from New Line and HBO Max. Brian Cox, Edie Falco, Lisa Kudrow and Dean Norris are already on the call sheet for the feature that is being directed by Craig Johnson, with shooting getting underway later this month in […]

Brian Cox, Edie Falco, Lisa Kudrow and Dean Norris Join New Line Comedy ‘The Parenting’

Meet the parents. Brian Cox, Edie Falco, Lisa Kudrow and Dean Norris, who have appeared on some of the most acclaimed shows in television this century, have been cast in The Parenting, an ensemble poltergeist comedy from New Line and HBO Max. Craig Johnson, the helmer perhaps best known for the 2014 comedy The Skeleton Twins, […]

SAG Awards: Brian Cox Urges Fellow Actors to Stand Together With Russian Performers Who Oppose Ukraine Invasion

A number of actors used their time onstage at the 2022 SAG Awards to briefly speak about Russia’s invasion, with many offering their support for the people of Ukraine. At the end of his acceptance speech for best ensemble in a drama series, Succession star Brian Cox expressed his distress at what was happening in […]

Brian Cox Talks ‘Succession’ Season 3 Finale Twist and How the Show Stays Unpredictable

[This story contains major spoilers from the finale of Succession season three.] Social media lit up on Sunday night during the last moments of the Succession season three finale when Brian Cox briefly rested his hand on Matthew Macfadyen’s shoulder. The gesture, which signaled that Waystar Royco media mogul Logan Roy (played by Cox) had secretly […]

Aaron Sorkin Defends Jeremy Strong Over “Distorted Picture” of the ‘Succession’ Actor in New Yorker Profile

Aaron Sorkin has responded to The New Yorker‘s recent and viral profile of Succession star Jeremy Strong, writing in a letter that his contributions to the piece may have helped create a “distorted picture” of the actor and his approach to his performances. The lengthy note was posted on behalf of the director by actress […]

Brian Cox Concerned ‘Succession’ Son Jeremy Strong’s Intense Method Acting Could Lead to Early Burnout

Brian Cox has serious concern his Succession son Jeremy Strong is going to burn himself out due to his intense method acting approach. The Emmy-winning HBO star spoke candidly about the situation when he dropped by Late Night With Seth Meyers on Wednesday and was asked about the recent, viral New Yorker profile on Strong. […]

‘Succession’ Star Brian Cox to Make Directorial Debut With Scottish Whisky Drama ‘Glenrothan’ for Lionsgate

His billionaire media baron Logan Roy may be fond of the occasional wee dram of whisky, but Succession star Brian Cox is taking this love of Scotch to another level for his feature directorial debut. Glenrothan — which the Emmy, Golden Globe and Olivier-winning actor will also star in — is being produced by Lionsgate and London-based […]

‘Succession’ Star Brian Cox Talks Season 3 and Aftermath of Bombshell Betrayal: “It Was Inevitable”

[This story contains major spoilers from the premiere of Succession season three.]  At the start of Succession season three, Logan Roy is both at one of his lowest points in the series and at the top of his game. The show picks up as the Rupert Murdoch-like media mogul played by Brian Cox is crisis-managing […]

“It’s My Turn”: ‘Succession’ Cast to Pick Sides — Team Logan or Team Kendall — in Season 3

In the third season of Succession, alliances and aggressions will escalate to new heights in the dysfunctional chess game that is the Roy family and their global media company the Waystar RoyCo. The cast of the Emmy-winning drama spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about their characters’ upcoming arcs on the red carpet at the season […]

HBO’s ‘Succession’ Season 3: TV Review

As the hit series returns, will Logan Roy, his scheming children and his sometimes loyal consiglieres be as vicious, hilarious and tapped into the zeitgeist as when we saw them last, in 2019?