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“Cancellation’s Just to Give Boring People Something Interesting to Talk About”: Jerrod Carmichael, Danny McBride and THR’s Comedy Actor Roundtable

“These are big questions,” Jake Johnson noted, just before he got real about his Hollywood path, which at different points along the way had left him feeling underwhelmed and disillusioned. It was the Minx star’s first appearance on a Hollywood Reporter Roundtable, and he half-jokingly admitted that he’d come to it with something entirely different […]

‘The Righteous Gemstones’ Director Jody Hill Inks HBO Overall Deal (Exclusive)

Jody Hill is staying put at HBO. The Righteous Gemstones director has inked a one-year overall deal with HBO and HBO Max. As part of the new pact, Hill’s directing and producing services for television will be exclusive to the WarnerMedia entities. He will also continue to be intimately involved with Gemstones, which was renewed in […]

‘Righteous Gemstones’ Renewed for Season 3 at HBO

The Gemstone way will continue on at HBO. The WarnerMedia-backed premium cable network has handed out a third-season renewal to Danny McBride’s The Righteous Gemstones. The early renewal comes after the sophomore season returned earlier this month and ahead of its Feb. 27 season finale. “After a season of literal fire and brimstone, blood, sand […]

John Goodman on His ‘SNL’ Audition: “The Worst Thing I’ve Ever Done in Front of People”

Appearing 13 times on Saturday Night Live has made John Goodman the third most frequent entertainer to host the NBC variety show, but The Conners star says his cast audition wasn’t one for the history books. While stopping by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Friday to promote two of his shows, the award-winning actor […]

‘Righteous Gemstones’: Edi Patterson Talks Season 2 Plans, Viral Earworm “Misbehavin'”

Edi Patterson, who plays volatile Gemstone sibling Judy, also writes for the Danny McBride HBO megachurch comedy.

‘Righteous Gemstones’: Danny McBride and Joseph Stephens Reveal Backstory of Viral Hit Song “Misbehavin'”

The HBO show's star-creator and composer open up about their "cute and innocent, but pretty weird" tune, which features Walton Goggins singing and clogging.

Danny McBride’s Rough House, Mainstay to Tackle ‘The Sun Always Sets in the West’ for Lionsgate (Exclusive)

Rough House Pictures, the production shingle run by Danny McBride, David Gordon Green and Jody Hill, and Mainstay Entertainment, are to produce the indie pic 'The Sun Always Sets in the West' for Lionsgate.

De-Aging for TV: VFX Helped John Goodman Lose Decades in ‘The Righteous Gemstones’

The notion of de-aging an actor with digital techniques — for instance, Robert DeNiro and Al Pacino in Netflix's upcoming 'The Irishman' — has been a big topic in the motion picture business. But is it also a technique that can be applied to TV schedules and budgets?

‘Righteous Gemstones’ Breakout Opens Up About His Lovable Ex-Satanist

Tony Cavalero's biggest role before playing fan-favorite Keefe Chambers on Danny McBride's 'Righteous Gemstones' was the lead on Nickelodeon's series adaptation of 'School of Rock.'

‘The Righteous Gemstones’ Renewed for Season 2 on HBO

HBO has picked up a second season of Danny McBride's comedy 'The Righteous Gemstones,' renewing the show midway through its first season.

‘Righteous Gemstones’ Star Adam Devine Says New HBO Comedy Will Get Surprisingly Dark

The 'Workaholics' creator and stand-up comedian talks playing the straight man for once, his first meeting with show creator Danny McBride and the importance of washing your hands after eating spicy foods.

This Week in TV: ‘Mindhunter,’ ‘The Terror: Infamy,’ ‘The Righteous Gemstones’

Halloween is still a couple of months away, but the week of Aug. 12 brings a couple of very creepy series — 'Mindhunter' and 'The Terror' — back to viewers.