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Jon Stewart, Stars of ‘Irresistible’ on Political Message of Satirical Comedy

Stewart takes both sides of the political spectrum to task in his second feature film 'Irresistible' starring Steve Carell, Rose Byrne, Mackenzie Davis and Chris Cooper.

‘Irresistible’: Film Review

Steve Carell and Rose Byrne play campaign strategists on opposing sides of a small-town heartland mayoral race that assumes outsize importance in Jon Stewart's political satire. 'Irresistible.'

Jon Stewart’s ‘Irresistible’ Lands High-Profile 2020 Summer Release

In the midst of the real-life presidential race, Jon Stewart's political satire 'Irresistible' will get a high-profile release in theaters this summer.

‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’: 5 of the Film’s Stars and Their Real-Life Inspirations

Tom Hanks-starring Mister Rogers movie 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' is loosely based off of the 'Esquire' profile Tom Junod, known as Lloyd Vogel in the film, wrote about Fred Rogers, and…

‘Little Women’: Film Review

Saoirse Ronan reunites with 'Lady Bird' writer-director Greta Gerwig to play the heroine of 'Little Women,' Louisa May Alcott's American classic about four sisters forging their identities in the…

Laurie Metcalf Pushes for ‘Roseanne’ Revival at Tony Awards Nominees Reception

Condola Rashad recalled her unconventional stage debut, Chris Cooper shared a personal motivation and a 'Come From Away' nominee talked performing for Justin Trudeau.

Tony Nominations: No Juicy Roles for Actors Over a Certain Age? Try Broadway

The common gripe that screen work gets thinner as actors — women especially — hit middle-age doesn't appear to apply to theater, if this year's nominated performers in their 60s and 70s are any…

‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’: Theater Review

Laurie Metcalf plays Nora, the proto-feminist heroine of Henrik Ibsen's 1879 drama, who returns 15 years after walking out on her husband and children in Lucas Hnath's spry deconstruction, 'A Doll's…

‘Live by Night’: Film Review

Ben Affleck wrote, directed and stars in this retelling of Dennis Lehane's 1920s-set novel about the son of an honest Boston-Irish cop who works his way up in organized crime.

Laurie Metcalf, Chris Cooper to Star on Broadway in ‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’

Scott Rudin is producing Lucas Hnath's new play, which picks up after the Henrik Ibsen classic and will also feature 2016 Tony winner Jayne Houdyshell and Condola Rashad.

Cannes: Patricia Clarkson, Chris Cooper, Elizabeth Olsen Board ‘Light on Broken Glass’ (Exclusive)

Isabel Coixet ('Learning to Drive') is directing the Broadway-set drama from a screenplay by Sam Kressner.