Tag Archives: Michael Urie

Thora Birch, Christine Lahti hop on dark comedy “Petunia”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A handful of awards winners have signed up for Ash Christian’s new dark comedy “Petunia.” Thie film begins shooting in New York City later this year. “Petunia” will star Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Thora Birch (“American Beauty,” “Ghost World”); Academy Award, Emmy and Golden Globe[...]

Red-hot Neil Patrick Harris tops the AfterElton Hot 100 list for second year; Scott Evans in second place

By Greg Hernandez hollywoodnews.com: AfterElton’s annual Hot 100 list is out and Neil Patrick Harris is once again at the head of the class. Readers cast their votes in recent weeks and the results are a list comprised of male actors, musicians, athletes, and other prominent celebrities. The AfterElton Hot[...]

Cheyenne Jackson joins Kristen Chenoweth rebuttal against Newsweek writer

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: An article by Newsweek writer Ramin Setoodeh with the point of view that openly gay actors cannot play convincingly, has prompted some big showbiz names to speak out publicly. First Tony winner Kristen Chenoweth took the writer to task in a published rebuttal and now out[...]

Bryan Batt on “Ugly Betty”

By Greg Hernandez It’s always such a pleasure to talk to Bryan Batt, who recently appeared in the final two episodes of Ugly Betty as a possible love interest for Marc (Michael Urie) and was revealed to be the long-lost father of Amanda (Becki Newton). Bryan was a member of[...]

Bryan Batt returns to television tonight as Marc’s wedding date on “Ugly Betty”

BY GREG HERNANDEZ We’ve great missed Bryan Batt on television since he was written out of Mad Men last year. But he turns up on Ugly Betty tonight in the episode The Past Presents the Future. In the episode, Hilda’s wedding day is approaches and the gang is busy setting[...]