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John Aylward, Actor on ‘ER’ and ‘The West Wing,’ Dies at 75

John Aylward, the veteran stage, TV and film character actor perhaps best known for his turn as surgeon Donald Anspaugh on the NBC medical drama ER, has died. He was 75. Aylward died Monday at his home in Seattle of natural causes after a long illness, his longtime agent, Mitchell Stubbs, told The Hollywood Reporter. […]

Rob Lowe Was Summoned by the National Security Advisor Over ‘West Wing’ Question

Rob Lowe has some wild tales about his time working on The West Wing, including once being summoned to the office of the national security advisor for a question about the show. The film and TV icon was a recent guest on the popular YouTube series Hot Ones where he was asked about the rumor […]

Netflix: Movies and TV Shows Leaving in December

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will disappear from Netflix next month.

How Wisconsin Democrats Used Hollywood Reunions to Make a “Critical Difference” in the 2020 Election

Democratic Party of Wisconsin chair Ben Wikler speaks to The Hollywood Reporter about how his tipping-point state developed a blueprint for the wave of entertainment and TV reunion fundraiser events that impacted the 2020 election.

Aaron Sorkin and ‘West Wing,’ ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Casts Join Biden Voting Event

Aaron Sorkin, together with cast members from The West Wing, the Broadway company of To Kill a Mockingbird and Tony-winning director Bartlett Sher, are coming together next week to host the Broadway for Biden election phone banking event.

‘A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote’: TV Review

Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme reunite the cast of 'The West Wing' on HBO Max for a staged episode reading and a plea to vote.

‘West Wing’ HBO Max Special Trailer Reunites Original Cast With Voting Mission

HBO Max has released the trailer for its 'West Wing' reunion special, which will debut on the streamer Oct. 15. 

‘West Wing’ Reunion Special Lands at HBO Max

The cast of 'The West Wing' and creator Aaron Sorkin will reunite for a special airing in the fall on HBO Max that benefits the nonprofit When We All Vote.

Jeffrey Sacino, Hairstylist on ‘The West Wing,’ ‘Tales of the City’ and ‘Pollock,’ Dies at 72

Jeffrey Sacino, an Emmy-nominated hairstylist who had a long run on 'The West Wing' and worked on films including 'Cobb,' 'Pollock' and 'The Kingdom,' has died. He was 72.

John Wells on ‘Shameless’ Future, the “Strange” Enduring Appeal of ‘ER’ and the Writers-Agents Standoff

Among TV’s most successful drama writers, John Wells talks about 'Shameless,' 'ER' and 'West Wing' as he now sets his eyes on an empire — with plans to expand his series load from two to 15.

‘The West Wing’ Headed to HBO Max as WarnerMedia’s Bob Greenblatt Outlines Streaming Strategy

'The West Wing' is headed to WarnerMedia's new streaming service HBO Max, as WarnerMedia chairman Robert Greenblatt on Tuesday outlined the new platform's programming strategy at a keynote talk at MIPCOM in Cannes.

‘The West Wing’ Turns 20: How Aaron Sorkin’s Political Drama Happened by Accident

At opening night of PaleyFest on Friday, creator Aaron Sorkin said that he never intended to do television, and when his agent set up a meeting with producer John Wells, he didn't plan to pitch anything.