5 items from 2014
The fictional story told in Fox's "Enlisted" is about Sgt. Pete Hill, a super-soldier who's punished for striking a superior officer by being reassigned to a rear detachment unit, forced to do unglamorous work in a remote location far from the action that he cares about. But he's told repeatedly that Rear D is a necessary part of the Army and slowly learns to love his new role — or, at least, to love the company he's now in, which includes his msifit younger brothers Derrick and Randy. The real-life story of "Enlisted, meanwhile, involves the sort of impossible mission Pete Hill might enjoy being a part of: a small but admirable force sent into hostile territory, and that does just well enough that command gives it additional support briefly, then withdraws it and leaves the group all alone until the battle seems unwinnable. Fox scheduled this show on Fridays at »
- Alan Sepinwall
A day after committing to three seasons of The Big Bang Theory, CBS has renewed 18 shows, which leaves only The Mentalist, Intelligence and, most worrisome, The Crazy Ones with their fates undetermined.
John Cho will star opposite Karen Gillan in the ABC comedy pilot Selfie, about a woman who starts over after being the star of a humiliating viral video. Cho will play an expert she hires to help rehabilitate her reputation.
Don’t care about the source, I just want to keep my John Cho delivery system working.
Syfy has ordered its first mini-series since 2009, according to The Hollywood Reporter — and it’s a return to a series set in space. Ascension is described as “part Battlestar (Galatica) and part Downton Abbey,” and follows a space shuttle that was secretly sent on a mission to find a world that can be colonized back in 1963. If the mini-series is successful, »
- Lyle Masaki
Our thoughts are with the family and fans of Harold Ramis, who died today at the age of 69. He helped bring us some of the most iconic comedies of all time, including Ghostbusters, Groundhog Day, Stripes, Animal House, Caddyshack, National Lampoon’s Vacation, and many others. He will be missed.
Our own Jim Halterman has penned a piece for Xfinity titled “The Way I See It … In Defense Of Looking.” Jim talks about the negative press the show has received, and asks creator Michael Lannan to weigh in.
The anti-gay Arizona bill keeps shedding supporters.
The Kids Choice Award Nominees have been announced. It’s everyone you would suspect, and Neil Patrick Harris has a nod for Favorite Movie Actor.
7 Things This Queer Man Wants Alec Baldwin to Know (An Open »
Scottish actor Christopher Malcolm, who was a regular screen presence through the early seventies through the late eighties, and a cast regular on hit British comedy Absolutely Fabulous, died today at the age of 67. His passing was confirmed by his daughter, playwright Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, via Twitter. Today the world lost a beautiful, brilliant man. My dad Christopher Malcolm left peacefully and with dignity. He will always be my hero. X — morgan lloyd malcolm (@mogster) February 15, 2014 In addition to his television and film roles, Malcolm was an accomplished, classically trained Shakespearean actor, beginning his career with the prestigious Royal Shakespeare Company in England. He performed in standards like “Macbeth” and ”Hamlet,” though his push to mainstream audiences came during his appearance as Brad Majors in The Royal Court Theatre’s original run of “The Rocky Horror Show” in 1973. While a number of the stage cast transitioned to Jim Sharman’s big screen adaptation, The Rocky Horror Picture Show »
- Dustin Hucks
The actor who played Brad Majors in the original stage production of "The Rocky Horror Show" has died ... TMZ has learned.Christopher Malcolm died Saturday at age 67 ... his death was first confirmed by his daughter on Twitter.Malcolm originated the role of Brad in 1973 in the London production of Rhs ... playing the newlywed groom who takes refuge with his wife Janet in the home of sweet transvestite Dr. Frank-n-Furter. The stage show was turned into »
- TMZ Staff
5 items from 2014
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