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The Mindy Project Season 4: The Big Bang Theory’s Kunal Nayyar to Play Mindy’s Potential Husband

30 July 2015 8:21 AM, PDT | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

Could Mindy Lahiri be getting married to someone other than Danny Castellano this season on The Mindy Project? That looks to be the case, if Mindy’s parents have anything to say about it. As first reported by TVInsider, The Big Bang Theory‘s Kunal Nayyar will guest star in Season 4 of The Mindy Project as a potential husband for the hopelessly romantic doctor. However, a possible relationship with Nayyar’s character definitely doesn’t sound like the type of love story that Mindy wants. Per TVInsider, Nayyar will play Sendhil, a charming hedge fund manager that Mindy’s parents (the recently cast Ajay Mehta and Sakina Jaffrey) are consider for an arranged marriage to their daughter. But when Danny (Chris Messina) catches wind of this plan, he feels threatened and does everything he can to stop the deal. Between Mindy’s imagining of a life where she and Danny »

- Chris King

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Meet The Mindy Project Parents! Find Out Who's Playing Mindy Kaling's TV Mom and Dad

28 July 2015 6:45 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

It's finally time to meet the parents on The Mindy Project. E! News has learned exclusively that House of Cards star Sakina Jaffrey and Royal Pains' Ajay Mehta have been cast as Mindy Kaling's TV parents. In the season three finale, Danny (Chris Messina) embarked on a journey to meet Mindy's (Kaling) parents once and for all, with the last scene showing him at the door. Then Fox canceled the show (dark days), but Hulu rescued it (here comes the sun!). And now here we are, with Mindy's parents finally coming to The Mindy Project. Jaffrey's other TV credits include Sleepy Hollow, Third Watch, Madam Secretary and Girls. On the big screen she had roles in Definitely, Maybe, The Indian in the »

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The Mindy Project Is Busting Out All Your Faves as Season 4 Premiere Guest Stars

27 July 2015 10:53 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

The Mindy Project is back in action! Mindy Kaling took to Twitter to announce the show was officially back in production. Along with the announcement, she dropped some season four guest star news. E! News has confirmed former Dancing With the Stars cohost Brooke Burke will be playing herself in the episode. Meanwhile, Togetherness star Mark Duplass and Transparent's Jay Duplass are back as the Deslaurier brothers/midwives. But where's Chris Messina's name?! Relax. You may recall season three ended with her character, Danny, jetting off to meet Mindy's parents. And Kaling answered a fan on Twitter, confirming Messina and Ed Weeks start tomorrow. Phew. The Mindy Project is giving viewers a »

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Jgl's Shocking 'Mindy' Role

18 July 2015 9:00 AM, PDT | Access Hollywood | See recent Access Hollywood news »

We almost just stress-ate all of the office kitchen carbs over this news: Joseph Gordon-Levitt will play Mindy Lahiri's husband on "The Mindy Project."

Luckily, we were able to calm down mid-pound cake inhalation thanks to Buzzfeed, which shared details about Jgl's new role (hint: it does not mean the end of Mindy and our beloved Danny Castellano, played by Chris Messina).

Joseph will star as Mindy's husband in the Season 4 premiere, which will feature an alternate reality storyline –a nod to 1998's "Sliding Doors" movie, according to the website.

Photos: TV's Favorite Funny Girl - ...

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- access.hollywood@nbcuni.com (Access Hollywood)

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Debauchery and archaeology go hand-in-hand in the new trailer for Jake Johnson comedy Digging for Fire

17 July 2015 5:14 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Writer-director Joe Swanberg's latest comedy Digging for Fire boasts an all-star cast for its bizarre tale of debauchery and archaeology.

Digging for Fire casts Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt as a married couple who are set on separate weekend adventures after finding a gun and a bone buried in their backyard.

While DeWitt is romanced by smooth-talking chef Orlando Bloom, Johnson calls in friends like Sam Rockwell and Mike Birbiglia to dig up his backyard.

Through the weird weekend, stars including Anna Kendrick, Brie Larson, Jenny Slate, Ron Livingston and Chris Messina get in on the fun.

Lead actor Johnson teamed up to write the screenplay with mumblecore godfather Swanberg, who turned Digging for Fire into his most star-studded feature yet.

The duo previously teamed up on Drinking Buddies back in 2013.

Digging for Fire opens on July 25 in the Us. A UK release is yet to be set. »

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Casting Roundup: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Guest Starring as Love Interest on ‘Mindy Project’

17 July 2015 4:04 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The Mindy Project” may be breaking new ground on Hulu, but its tradition of casting the starriest of guest stars continues.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt will guest on the season four premiere of the show, which makes its Hulu debut later this year.

The premiere episode will be inspired by the 1998 Gwyneth Paltrow rom-com “Sliding Doors,” according to Buzzfeed. Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling) is no longer with longtime boyfriend and co-worker Danny Castellano (Chris Messina) in the new alternate universe, but married to Levitt’s character, a Bravo reality TV producer. The character brings their connection full circle as Kaling and Messina recently guest-starred in the season two premiere of Levitt’s Pivot series “HitRecord on TV.”

In other casting news:

The Goldbergs” star Natalie Alyn Lind has joined the cast of Fox’s “Gotham” as Bruce Wayne’s new love interest, Silver St. Cloud, Entertainment Weekly reports. St. Cloud is described »

- Mannie Holmes

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The Mindy Project Casts Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Mindy's...Husband?! Watch Out, Danny Castellano!

17 July 2015 1:50 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

There's a new guy heading to The Mindy Project...and he might be the perfect soul mate for Mindy Lahiri (Mindy Kaling)!  Nope, we're not talking about Danny Castellano (Chris Messina), even though we never thought we'd see the day we were 'shipping Mindy with another guy. But that day has come, and we're feeling no regrets! Joseph Gordon-Levitt has joined The Mindy Project for Hulu's season four, E! News has confirmed. And get this: he's playing Mindy's new...husband?! You read that right! Mindy's going to be married to someone who is not Danny Castellano in the season four premiere. Say what?! Of course, there's a completely logical explanation for »

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Mindy Project: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Tapped for Trippy Season 4 Premiere

17 July 2015 1:37 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Dr. Lahiri will soon have the best of both worlds.

The Mindy Project has recruited Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Dark Knight Rises) for its Season 4 premiere, BuzzFeed reports.

RelatedThe Mindy Project Renewed for Super-Sized Season 4 at Hulu After Fox Cancellation

Inspired by the 1998 film Sliding Doors — in which Gwyneth Paltrow’s character lives out two different scenarios after getting fired from her job — the Mindy Project premiere will find the titular doc living in an alternate reality. There, she is married to Gordon-Levitt’s Matt, a charismatic reality show producer for Bravo. (But what becomes of Danny?!)

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Digging for Fire Trailer: Mumblecore Gets Its Robert Altman Moment

17 July 2015 7:52 AM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

Joe Swanberg's casts keep getting bigger, but his movies stay the same size. In addition to Jake Johnson and Rosemarie DeWitt, Digging for Fire stars Orlando Bloom, Anna Kendrick, Sam Elliott, Ron Livingston, Chris Messina, Jenny Slate, Melanie Lynskey, Sam Rockwell, Mike Birbiglia, and Brie Larson in the story of an L.A. couple's three-eighths' life crisis. It's as if Vulture readers cast a Robert Altman movie! »

- Nate Jones

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Watch the trailer for Joe Swanberg’s latest, ‘Digging For Fire’

16 July 2015 2:14 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Joe Swanberg (Drinking Buddies) has proven to be massively prolific over the last few years with his brand of low-key, mumblecore comedies about everything and nothing in particular. His latest film, Digging For Fire, assembles an enormous cast in a weekend getaway as a group of friends dig for, treasure maybe isn’t the word, in the woods.

Jake Johnson (who also co-wrote the script with Swanberg) and Rosemarie DeWitt lead a cast that includes Mike Birbiglia, Orlando Bloom, Sam Elliott, Anna Kendrick, Sam Rockwell, Brie Larson, Melanie Lynskey, Judith Light, Ron Livingston, Chris Messina, and Jenny Slate. Here’s the full synopsis:

The discovery of a bone and a gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.

J.R. Kinnard caught up with the film at Sundance and was disappointed, writing, “It lacks the narrative focus and observational humor to be more than a mild diversion, »

- Brian Welk

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First Look: Chris Messina, Abigail Spencer in Suicide Dramedy ‘The Sweet Life’

7 July 2015 7:19 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Mockingbird Pictures has released the first photo of the romantic dramedy “The Sweet Life,” starring Chris Messina and Abigail Spencer, exclusively to Variety.

Rob Spera directed from Jared Rappaport’s script, in which a couple meets in Chicago and makes a pact to drive to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge to commit suicide. Tyson Ritter (“Parenthood”) and Maggie Siff (“Sons of Anarchy”) also star.

Producers are Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis of Mockingbird Pictures.

There has been a decades-long effort to install a suicide barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge. Steel nets will be put below the bridge over the next few years.

“We were unaware of the suicide barrier and the future construction of the nets when we first began to prepare our film,” Curtis said. “We are now deeply aware and applaud the heroic efforts of the men and women who fight daily to save lives at the Bridge. »

- Dave McNary

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If I had an Emmy ballot 2015: Who should be nominated?

29 June 2015 6:00 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Voting closed for Emmy nominations on Friday. Ordinarily, I would have already completed my usual If I Had An Emmy Ballot exercise by now, but various other projects got in the way, which means what I'm about to post is even more hypothetical than usual, since it's after the voting deadline. As always, I'm working with the choices listed on the actual Emmy ballots, which means I have to go along with where various shows and actors were categorized and submitted. So I have to consider "Orange Is the New Black" a drama, have to consider Key and Peele supporting actors on their own show, and can't go off the ballot to try nominating an actor like Max Greenfield from "New Girl," who didn't even put his name up for submission. Also, while I've done these as a bunch of separate posts the last few years, this thing's already so »

- Alan Sepinwall

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Gotham Season 2 Casts Jessica Lucas as the Bullwhip-Cracking Tigress

26 June 2015 2:26 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Fox’s Gotham is ready to unleash its Tigress.

Jessica Lucas, who recently wrapped a run on Fox’s Gracepoint, has landed the Season 2 role of Tabitha Galavan aka Tigress, TVLine has learned exclusively.

RelatedGotham Season 2: Chris Chalk Upped to Series Regular, as Lucius Fox

On the DC Comics-based drama, Tabitha is the lead enforcer for her brother Theo, a billionaire industrialist hell-bent on taking over Gotham (and to be played by go-to bad guy James Frain). Described as sexy and violent — and toting a bullwhip! — she’s the opposite of her cold and calculating brother, deriving »

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Emmy Screening Room: Getting On's Niecy Nash Gets Honest

26 June 2015 2:25 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is upon us! And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few favorites whose work was so outstanding this year that the possibility of a snub makes us want to get in touch with our inner Sons of »

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Emmy Screening Room: Mindy Project's Chris Messina Breaks Ma's Heart

26 June 2015 9:45 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is upon us! And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few favorites whose work was so outstanding this year that the possibility of a snub makes us want to get in touch with our inner Sons of Anarchy »

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Emmy Screening Room: Gah! Snakes on The Comeback's Lisa Kudrow!

25 June 2015 9:04 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is upon us! And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few favorites whose work was so outstanding this year that the possibility of a snub makes us want to get in touch with our inner Sons of »

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Wayward Pines: The 10 Biggest Reveals From Dr. Pilcher's 10-Cent Tour

25 June 2015 7:00 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

On Fox’s Wayward Pines this Thursday we got a look “behind the curtain,” seeing how Dr. David Pilcher fka Jenkins keeps the town humming along and safe from our “distant cousins,” as well as gained insight into how he first hatched this (really, really) forward-thinking plan to preserve a doomed humankind.

RelatedWayward Pines Boss Weighs In on the Big Reveals, Book Deviations, a Changed-Up Death and His Finale Plan

Here are the 10 biggest bits of intel gleaned from Ethan’s tour, punctuated by Pilcher’s flashbacks.

♦ Nurse Pam is Pamela Pilcher aka Dr. Pilcher’s sister.

♦ During Ethan »

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Al Pacino Is a Man Drowning in Regret in Manglehorn

20 June 2015 7:00 AM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

David Gordon Green’s Manglehorn is a character study that starts off pretending to be something else – though I can’t say for sure what that something else is. The character in question is a sad-sack Texas locksmith, played by Al Pacino. He’s got a commodities trader son (Chris Messina) and an ex-wife he claims he never loved.  He’s got a granddaughter he adores. He’s got a pimp pal (Harmony Korine!) in a porkpie hat, eager for his business. He’s got a sick, constipated cat, whom he cares for greatly. He’s got a lovely bank teller friend (Holly Hunter) with whom he could pursue something more – but he seems curiously oblivious to her charms. There are many doors, it seems, that he could open and walk through to a better, more fulfilling life. But no. That van he drives around, emblazoned with the words “Manglehorn Lock & Key, »

- Bilge Ebiri

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‘Manglehorn’ is a warmed-over character study

17 June 2015 4:15 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Manglehorn

Written by Paul Logan

Directed by David Gordon Green

USA, 2014

Manglehorn dabbles in the strange and peculiar, but at its core, it may be director David Gordon Green’s safest and least rewarding drama yet. The film contains weird scribbles in its margins, but the narrative is overwhelmingly slight. A.J. Manglehorn (Al Pacino) is a grizzled locksmith and wounded soul living in small-town Texas, still aching for a woman named Clara who got away many years ago. He sends regretful letters to her like clockwork but they always find a way back to his mailbox unread. Manglehorn now spends his days cutting locks, looking after his ill cat and making kind, flirty conversation with Dawn (Holly Hunter), the friendly bank teller he visits each week.

It’s often tricky to pigeonhole Green, whose work has shifted from lyrical indie to stoner-comedy, and now, he’s found a brief »

- Ty Landis

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Manglehorn | Review

17 June 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Locks of Love: Pacino Engrosses in Slight Narrative from Green

David Gordon Green continues his examination of masculine relationships in Manglehorn, an adaptation from first time screenwriter Paul Logan. Another Texas set endeavor, Green’s use of a forlorn and raggedly unhappy Al Pacino is definitely the film’s greatest asset, but isn’t always enough to overcome a rather nagging sense of narrative meagerness. Buoyed by several flights of tangential fancy amongst a handful of supporting characters, Green does what he can to elide the overreaching metaphor of the lovelorn locksmith, doomed, as if a figure in some Greek tragedy, with the inability to unlock his own box of potent emotional possibilities.

A.J. Manglehorn (Pacino) is a lonely and eccentric locksmith living in small town Texas. Business is slow, and he spends his days mulling over the love of his life, a relationship he mangled nearly forty years ago. »

- Nicholas Bell

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