TCA: Chuck Lorre Is Addicted To Recovering-Women Comedies

By | Monday July 29, 2013 @ 7:00pm PDT

Chuck Lorre, who is famous for his exits from sitcoms about women looking for a second start, says he’ll keep doing them until he makes one on which he survives. “I tried it with Grace Under FireRead More »

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Carol Burnett & Tim Conway Reunite In ‘Cleveland’, Allison Janney Joins ‘Masters Of Sex’

By | Thursday February 28, 2013 @ 3:23pm PST

Carol Burnett Hot In Cleveland Tim Conway Hot In ClevelandComedy icon Carol Burnett and her Carol Burnett Show pal Tim Conway will guest star … Read More »

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Allison Janney To Co-Star In Chuck Lorre’s CBS Comedy Pilot ‘Mom’

By | Monday January 28, 2013 @ 11:00am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Allison JanneyComedy pilot Mom has solidified its status as frontrunner for the fall CBS schedule. The project, from the network’s biggest hit maker Chuck Lorre, already snagged Anna Faris for the lead. Now it has also … Read More »

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Allison Janney & Phillip Baker Hall Join Jason Bateman’s ‘Bad Words’

By | Friday November 2, 2012 @ 3:39pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Allison Janney and Phillip Baker Hall have been added to the cast of Bad Words, the directorial debut of Jason Bateman. … Read More »

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Gersh Signs Actress Allison Janney

By | Tuesday October 9, 2012 @ 4:30pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Allison Janney has signed with Gersh. Janney, who won four Emmys for her role on NBC’s The West Wing, starred in Greg Daniels’ NBC pilot Friday Night Dinner this … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Liberal Arts’

By | Monday August 6, 2012 @ 5:43pm PDT

Directed and written by and starring Josh Radnor (How I Met Your Mother), Liberal Arts has an international trailer that just surfaced. The Sundance hit also stars Elizabeth Olsen, Zac Efron, Richard Jenkins, Allison Janney, John Magaro and Elizabeth Reaser. IFC Films opens the movie September 14 … Read More »

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Allison Janney & Tony Shalhoub To Star In Greg Daniels’ NBC Pilot ‘Friday Night Dinner’

By | Tuesday February 7, 2012 @ 1:45pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Emmy winners Allison Janney and Tony Shalhoub are finalizing deals to star in Greg Daniels’ NBC comedy pilot Friday Night Dinner. The single-camera project, based on the British format, centers … Read More »

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2011 Toronto: ‘Shame’ Will Start Dealmaking Flurry, But Buyers Wait To Be Blown Away

Mike Fleming

Last year’s Toronto Film Festival started slow for acquisitions, but finished with a flurry of modest distribution deals that served notice the specialty film business had finally pulled out of its nosedive. This year’s festival hasn’t started and … Read More »

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Trio Join Chris Colfer’s ‘Struck By Lightning’

Christina Hendricks, Dermot Mulroney and Modern Family‘s Sarah Hyland have joined the cast of Brian Dannelly’s indie comedy Struck By Lightning, which was penned by Glee star and Emmy nominee Chris Colfer. Allison Janney also stars. The story opens with … Read More »

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