Tag Archives: MADtv

Jason Lee to join “Up All Night” cast

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “My Name is Earl” alumnus and “Memphis Beat” actor Jason Lee will play opposite Maya Rudolph on NBC’s brand new prime time comedy, “Up All Night.” Rudolph’s character Ava is a principal member of the cast, the high-maintenance boss to Christina Applegate’s harried new mom. Entertainment[...]

Sean Hayes one of Farrelly’s “Three Stooges”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Three Stooges were larger-than-life comedians. So far, the Farrelly Brothers are relying on small-screen actors to portray them. After hiring “MADtv” standout Will Sasso to play Curly in a planned “Stooges” movie that has toiled through developmental hell, THR reports that “Will & Grace” sidekick[...]

Will Sasso cast as Curly in Three Stooges film

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jim Carrey came close. Several other names were in the mix. But it’s “MADtv” stand out Will Sasso who finally has been cast as Curly in the Farrelly brothers’ upcoming Three Stooges film for 20th Century Fox. The casting has been confirmed by THR, which said[...]

Twilight’s Ashley Greene auditioned five times before landing Alice role

By Kim Palacios HollywoodNews.com: In a recent interview on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, star Ashley Greene talked about her path to acting and to Twilight. Beginning with her Christian upbringing in Jacksonville, Greene described convincing her mother to let her attend an alternative high school, and convincing her[...]

“The Wanda Sykes Show” axed?

By Greg Hernandez Deadline Hollywood’s Nellie Andreeva is reporting that The Wanda Sykes Show is being canceled by Fox after just one season! Writes Nellie: The late-night talk show started off strong but tumbled in the ratings as the season went on and fell below the performance of predecessor MadTV[...]