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John Lithgow on Comedy in Age of Trump: “No Sense of Irony, Wit or Self-Awareness”

Ahead of the release of 'Bombshell,' John Lithgow dropped by 'The Late Show' Tuesday to chat with host Stephen Colbert about his role as Roger Ailes, as well as the comedy that has resulted from the Trump administration.

John Lithgow to Star With Jeff Bridges in FX CIA Drama

John Lithgow will join Jeff Bridges in FX's drama pilot 'The Old Man,' which has also brought on Jon Watts ('Spider-Man: Far From Home') to direct.

First Trailer for Fox News Film ‘Bombshell’ Debuts

The first trailer for 'Bombshell,' which centers on the Fox News sex scandal, was released Wednesday.

Hollywood Flashback: John Lithgow Won 3 Emmys Playing an Alien on ‘3rd Rock From the Sun’

The actor says his role as Dick Solomon on the NBC sitcom in the '90s was a career highlight: "Six years of uninterrupted laughter and the most exhilarating collaboration I've ever been involved in between actors and writers."

Critic’s Notebook: An All-Star Cast Turns the Mueller Report Into Absurdist Tragicomedy

Annette Bening, Kevin Kline, John Lithgow, Gina Gershon, Michael Shannon, Krya Sedgwick and Jason Alexander are among the many stars who delivered a live-stream reading of the Mueller Report, adapted for the stage by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Annette Bening and More to Take Part in Live-Streamed Mueller Investigation Play

A number of stage and screen stars are set to participate in a dramatic interpretation of the Mueller report — titled 'The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts' — which will be live-streamed Monday night at 10 p.m. ET via Law Works.

Broadway’s ‘Hillary and Clinton’ to Close One Month Early

'Hillary and Clinton,' which stars Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, is the third Scott Rudin production of the 2018-19 season to move up its closing date following soft ticket sales.

HBO’s ‘Perry Mason’ Reboot Adds John Lithgow

John Lithgow has joined the cast of HBO's 'Perry Mason' limited series, where he'll star opposite Matthew Rhys and Tatiana Maslany.

‘Hillary and Clinton’: Theater Review

Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow star as America's most famous contemporary political couple in crisis in 'Hillary and Clinton,' playwright Lucas Hnath's speculative tragicomedy set during the 2008 Democratic presidential primaries.

John Lithgow Previews Poems From Book Inspired by Trump Administration

John Lithgow spoke about his role as Bill Clinton in Broadway's 'Hillary and Bill,' playing the villain in 'Pet Sematary' and Trump-inspired poems from his new book.

‘The Tomorrow Man’: Film Review | Sundance 2019

John Lithgow and Blythe Danner star as senior citizens who start a romance in Noble Jones' debut feature 'The Tomorrow Man.'

Sundance: Bleecker Street Picks Up John Lithgow-Blythe Danner Starrer ‘The Tomorrow Man’

Ahead of the Sundance Film Festival, Bleecker Street has acquired North American rights to Noble Jones’ debut feature, The Tomorrow Man,' starring John Lithgow and Blythe Danner.