Tag Archives: Lisa Kudrow

“The Girl on the Train” hopes to transport Emily Blunt to the Oscar race

Adaptations of pulpy novels got a dose of class a few years back when David Fincher made Gone Girl. Now, it’s sort of becoming the rage. This week, we have a film clearly indebted to that one in The Girl on the Train. It wants to go where that one[...]

Seth Rogen has a surprisingly progressive comedy sequel hit in “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising”

I’m fairly certain that no one was calling for a sequel to the comedy hit Neighbors. That being said, I think that Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising is probably better than anyone could have expected it to be. Opening this week, the film is a surprising triumph, a comedy sequel that[...]

Nominees for the Critics Choice Television Awards include “24: Live Another Day” and many more

Yesterday, the nominations for the 5th annual Critics Choice Television Awards were announced. The sister group to the Critics Choice Movie Awards, this is what could be looked at as a bit of an Emmy Awards precursor, if you will. I’m not exactly an expert when it comes to TV[...]

Lisa Kudrow is loving the webisode life

HollywoodNews.com: Lisa Kudrow isn’t worried that the growth of her “Web Therapy” show — from an internet comedy bit to a Showtime series — will lead to a more intense work life than she bargained for. Not at all. “That’s what I love about doing this show — because to[...]

Will Ferrell, Justin Bieber lead list of Webby Award winners

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: At the Webby Awards, which were held Monday night in New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom, winners are tasked with keeping their acceptance speech to five words. Some used that limit to get very creative. “Tracy Morgan can suck my …,” said Dan Savage, founder of the It[...]

Meryl Streep on Lisa Kudrow’s online series “Web Therapy”

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Sorry, I have somehow neglected to post any of the episodes of the improv comedy web series, ‘Web Therapy,’ starring Lisa Kudrow that feature Meryl Streep guest starring as renowned sexual orientation therapist Camilla Bowner. ‘Web Therapy’ was created by Kudrow, her producing partner Dan Bucatinsky and[...]

Ben Affleck’s ‘The Town’ takes the weekend with $23.8M

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: In a stupidly crowded weekend at the box office, we had four major wide releases and at least two major limited debuts. Without further ado, let’s dive in. Coming in at number one was Ben Affleck’s crime thriller “The Town.” With $23.8 million, the Affleck-directed picture out-grossed[...]

Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox reunite on the small screen

HollywoodNews.com: “Friends” co-stars and amigas in real-life, Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox, are set to get back together on the small screen again. Aniston is nearing a deal to guest star on Cox’s ABC comedy “Cougar Town” (which is going to undergo a name change). Aniston will appear in an[...]