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George Lopez Comedy Gets NBC Series Pickup

George Lopez is returning to broadcast television. Fifteen years after his ABC comedy wrapped its six-season run, NBC has handed out a formal series order to Lopez vs. Lopez, a comedy that marks a reunion with the George Lopez show showrunner Bruce Helford. The series is described as a working-class family comedy about dysfunction, reconnection […]

George Lopez Writing “Fantastical” Middle-Grade Book Series

Actor-comedian George Lopez is launching a new series — of books. Lopez has a four-book deal with Viking Children’s Books for Chupacarter, a series of “fantastical middle grade books” that combine humor, “Latinx mythology” and memories of Lopez’s childhood. Lopez is working with co-author Ryan Calejo and illustrator Santy Gutiérrez. “With this series, I want […]

How Death of His Sister Inspired Bob Saget’s Tireless Mission to Find Cure for Scleroderma

Dr. Luke Evnin not only hoped it would happen, he could picture it. Someday in the not-too-distant future, maybe 10 or 15 years, he and longtime friend Bob Saget would catch up and reminisce about their contributions that led to a cure for scleroderma, the rare and sometimes life-threatening autoimmune disorder that largely affects the […]

George Lopez to Star in, Executive Produce NBC Comedy

George Lopez is making his way back to broadcast television. The comedian and actor will star in and executive produce a comedy called Lopez vs. Lopez, which has received a formal pilot order at NBC. The network gave the project from Universal Television a put pilot commitment in June; it’s likely to be a contender […]

John Leguizamo, George Lopez, Rita Moreno Among Stars Set for ‘Essential Heroes: A Momento Latino Event’

José Andrés, Arturo Castro, John Leguizamo, George Lopez, Isabela Merced, Rita Moreno, Ana Navarro, Freddy Rodriguez and Wilmer Valderrama will join the upcoming CBS special Essential Heroes: A Momento Latino Event. 

‘The Tax Collector’: Film Review

Bobby Soto and Shia LaBeouf play protection racketeers facing a vicious takeover bid on their turf in South Los Angeles gangland in David Ayer's crime thriller, 'The Tax Collector.'

George Lopez Talks New Netflix Special ‘We’ll Do It for Half’

George Lopez returned to standup with his Netflix comedy special 'We'll Do It For Half' released on June 30.

Taye Diggs, George Lopez Revenge Thriller ‘River Runs Red’ Acquired by Cinedigm (Exclusive)

Cinedigm has acquired North American rights to the revenge thriller 'River Runs Red,' starring Taye Diggs, George Lopez and John Cusack, The Hollywood Reporter can reveal. The film, for which THR is exclusively debuting the trailer, follows Judge Charles Coleman (Diggs), whose son, recently accepted into the police academy, is shot at a traffic stop by two corrupt cops. While the official investigation finds no wrongdoing, Charles' detective friend Horace (John Cusack) finds an unchecked pattern of violence with the same officers. Charles soon joins forces with a mechanic (George Lopez) whose son was killed by the same police officers, and the two seek revenge.

George Lopez, Brad Garrett Speak Out in Support of Firefighter Appreciation Month (Exclusive)

In honor of Firefighter Appreciation Month in September, stars like George Lopez and Brad Garrett are teaming up with the California Fire Foundation for a statewide effort to support the firefighters and their families.

L.A. Dodgers Foundation’s Blue Diamond Gala Drafts John Legend, Arsenio Hall and George Lopez

The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation welcomes hosts Arsenio Hall and George Lopez and performer John Legend for its annual Blue Diamond Gala, scheduled for June 11 at Dodger Stadium.

George Lopez’s ‘Car Dogs’ Gives University Students Entree to Hollywood

The film, which is just hitting iTunes and Amazon VOD, provided 85 internships and practical filmmaking experience.

Celebrities Take to Twitter on Trump’s Inauguration Day

Rihanna, Lena Dunham, Alec Baldwin, Shonda Rhimes and more weighed in.