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The Mindy Project: Season Three Ratings

26 November 2014 12:43 PM, PST | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Despite low ratings, Fox renewed The Mindy Project once again last spring. If the ratings go lower, will it be cancelled or would this sitcom still be renewed for a fourth season? We'll have to wait and see.

On The Mindy Project, a talented obstetrician (Mindy Kaling) has a chaotic personal life and struggles to find the elusive perfect relationship. Her workmates are played by Chris Messina, Ed Weeks, Adam Palley, Ike Barinholtz, Beth Grant, and Xosha Roquemore.

Why track the ratings? The higher a show's ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available -- typically the following morning, around 11:30am Est/8:30am Pst. Refresh to see the latest.

11/14 update: Fox has ordered six more episodes.

11/26 update: You can see the rest of »

- TVSeriesFinale.com

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Jennifer Aniston struggles with life in first Cake trailer

26 November 2014 2:05 AM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The Jennifer Aniston-starring Cake has released its first trailer.

The Friends actress stars in director Daniel Barnz's drama.

Aniston plays Claire, a woman who becomes obsessed by the suicide of a member of her chronic pain support group (Anna Kendrick).

She enters into a relationship with the woman's widower (Sam Worthington) in a misjudged attempt to confront her own problems.

Lucy Punch, Chris Messina, Felicity Huffman, William H Macy, Mamie Gummer and Adriana Barraza also feature in the movie, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Cake is yet to announce a release schedule. Watch Jennifer Aniston talk Horrible Bosses 2 below: »

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Trailer for Jennifer Aniston's Cake Arrives Online

25 November 2014 11:15 PM, PST | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

Thanks to ABC News, we now have the trailer for Jennifer Aniston's upcoming "Cake" drama, co-starring Felicity Huffman, Sam Worthington, Anna Kendrick, Chris Messina, and William H Macy. Check it out below. Plot: Claire (Anniston) becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group. As she uncovers the details of Nina's suicide and develops a poignant relationship with Nina's husband, she also grapples with her own, very raw personal tragedy. The new movie is directed by Daniel Barnz (Won't Back Down, Beastly) and is set to hit theaters on January 23rd, 2015. Trailer: »

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Mindy Project Recap: How Ma Got Her Groove Back

25 November 2014 7:58 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

The Mindy Project‘s Daniel Castellano: So awesome, yet such a weirdo about his mom.

That’s what this week’s episode — and truthfully, all of the comedy’s Annette episodes this season — boils down to. I’m not complaining, because Rhea Perlman is perfectly cast as Chris Messina’s on-screen mama, and their characters’ too-close relationship is the comedy equivalent of homemade pasta fagioli: warm, delicious and satisfying.

Still, by the end of “How to Lose a Mom in Ten Days,” it feels like we’ve made a little headway into easing Annette’s iron grip on her son »

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Trailer for 'Cake' Starring Jennifer Aniston

25 November 2014 4:59 PM, PST | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Cinelou Films has released the trailer for Jennifer Aniston's upcoming film, Cake, which is getting lots of Oscar buzz for Aniston.  

The film also co-stars Felicity HuffmanSam WorthingtonAnna KendrickCamille ManaMarianne Jean-BaptisteChris MessinaWilliam H. Macy. Britt Robertson,Lucy Walters, and Manuel Garcia Rulfo.

Cake follows Claire Simmons (Jennifer Aniston) who is in pain. Her physical pain is evident in the scars that line her body and the way she carries herself, wincing with each tentative step. She's no good at hiding her emotional pain either. Blunt to the point of searing insult, Claire's anger seethes out of her with nearly every interaction. She has driven away her husband, her friends - even her chronic-pain support group has kicked her out.

 

The only one left in Claire's otherwise solitary existence is her housekeeper-cum-caretaker, Silvana (Academy Award nominee Adriana Barraza), who barely tolerates her boss' need for liquor and prescription pills. »

- Kellvin Chavez

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‘Cake’ Trailer: Jennifer Aniston Feels The Pain And Shows It

25 November 2014 3:57 PM, PST | Deadline New York | See recent Deadline New York news »

Jennifer Aniston doesn’t wear any makeup in her latest film — save for scars and other disfigurements. The former Friend and rom-com regular takes a right turn with Cake, playing a woman suffering with chronic pain who carries plenty of emotional hurt as well. After a member of her support group commits suicide, Aniston’s Claire hopes to find salvation by inserting herself into the lives of the late woman’s husband and son. Adriana Barraza, Anna Kendrick, Sam Worthington, Mamie Gummer, Felicity Huffman, William H. Macy, Chris Messina, Lucy Punch and Britt Robertson also star for director Daniel Barnz. Upstart Cinelou Releasing will open the film, which has been generating some Oscar buzz for Aniston, on January 25 in New York.

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- The Deadline Team

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Jennifer Aniston Goes Dramatic in New Cake Trailer

25 November 2014 3:18 PM, PST | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

A new Cake trailer has been released for director Daniel Barnz’s upcoming drama.  The film stars Jennifer Aniston as a woman who becomes fascinated by the suicide of a member of her chronic pain support group.  When she starts delving into the woman’s life, she develops a relationship with her widower and grapples with her own personal tragedy.  I think Aniston’s a really talented comedic actress, so I’m very interested by the prospect of seeing her lead a dramatic film.  Her performance drew a bit of Oscar buzz after the film’s premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, and she certainly appears to bring a significant amount of complexity to the role. Check out the new Cake trailer after the jump.  The film also stars Anna KendrickSam WorthingtonChris MessinaFelicity HuffmanWilliam H. MacyBritt RobertsonLucy WaltersCamille ManaManuel Garcia Rulfo, »

- Adam Chitwood

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Jennifer Aniston Bares It All in the Trailer For Cake

25 November 2014 1:21 PM, PST | BuzzSugar | See recent BuzzSugar news »

Jennifer Aniston goes to new places in Cake as Claire, a woman who's become addicted to painkillers after being in a car accident that killed her young son. The movie introduces us to Claire's messy grief: her bad attitude, her estranged relationship with her husband (Chris Messina), and her surly demeanor at the group counseling where she's supposed to be getting help. It's there she develops an obsession with a deceased member of the group, Nina (Anna Kendrick), and soon she starts hallucinating her and insinuating herself in her life, even hanging out with Nina's husband (Sam Worthington). Cake had a warm reception at Tiff earlier this year, and Aniston has been getting buzz for losing makeup and vanity and showing us a raw, hurting character. Cake comes out in wide release in January. More ABC Us news | ABC World News Front Page Image Source: Cinelou Films »

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'Cake' Trailer Starring Jennifer Aniston

25 November 2014 12:36 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Following its debut this fall at the Toronto International Film Festival, Cinelou Releasing has debuted the first trailer for their indie drama Cake, starring Jennifer Aniston. William H. Macy and Felicity Huffman also star in this highly anticipated drama from director Daniel Barnz. No release date has been given at this time, but be sure to check back for more updates.

While struggling with her own trauma, Claire Simmons (Jennifer Aniston), a woman in a chronic-pain support group, begins to investigate the suicide of a fellow group member, Nina (Anna Kendrick). They barely knew one another when Nina was alive, but as Nina keeps appearing in Claire's dreams and Percocet-fuelled hallucinations, Claire becomes consumed with curiosity about her death. How did Nina know she was ready to die? What was she thinking in her final moments?

These questions give Claire a new-found - if slightly disturbing - sense of purpose, »

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The Newsroom Season 3 Episode 2: ‘Run’ Review

22 November 2014 10:00 AM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Director: Greg Mottola

Writer: Aaron Sorkin

Synopsis: While Rebecca must once again defend Acn during a possible lawsuit, Will tries to protect Neal from the aftermath of the Dod leak; Charlie and Leona deal with a hostile takeover; Sloan worries about Don’s involvement with insider information.

At the conclusion of ‘Boston’, Sloane (Olivia Munn) discovered that Acn were in the middle of a hostile takeover and Reece (Chris Messina) was completely unaware. They also discovered that Reece’s family members ‘the twins’ were in town. ‘Run’ begins with is the realisation that the business is in an unexpected crisis and these ‘twins’ are the ones trying to buy it. Here we meet Blair Lansing (Kat Dennings) and Randy Lansing (Chris Smith), new additions to the world of The Newsroom and a pretty dislikeable pair at that – as they’re supposed to be.

It’s also a huge episode in »

- Dan Bullock

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The Newsroom Season 3 Episode 1: ‘Boston’ Review

22 November 2014 9:37 AM, PST | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Director: Anthony Hemingway

Writer: Aaron Sorkin

Synopsis: In the wake of the Genoa debacle, the team decides to use caution in reporting a major breaking story. Neal is contacted by an anonymous source in possession of stolen government documents; Sloan looks to solve a takeover puzzle.

Aaron Sorkin has deservedly earned the plaudits in his career and when you’re writing the likes of The West Wing and The Social Network, to name a couple, then every ounce of praise is wholly warranted.  The HBO series The Newsroom has been adored by fans but initially ruffled the sensitive feathers of some critics, I often wonder if a series such as this is little too close to the truth of how the News should be reported and how the media should truly act. The high expectations of Charlie Skinner (Sam Waterston) and Will McAvoy (Jeff Daniels) in how they report the »

- Dan Bullock

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Julia Stiles Is Shaking Up One Mindy Project Couple on Christmas

21 November 2014 12:30 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Looks like one TV couple is booking a trip to Splitsville for the holidays. Julia Stiles is the latest big name set to visit The Mindy Project and she's making a move on one of its taken men: Morgan (Ike Barinholtz)! We've got your exclusive first look at the Save the Last Dance and Dexter alum's upcoming guest appearance on the Fox sitcom, which finds her playing an old friend of Danny's (Chris Messina) who happens to have a hoarding problem. Hey, no one's perfect. Set to make her debut in the annual Christmas episode, airing on Dec. 9, Stiles' Jessica will be a new love interest for Morgan, who just so happens to be dating fellow nurse, Tamra (Xosha Roquemore). At least for »

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Finally, a Documentary on Auditioning and 4 Other Events for L.A. Actors

20 November 2014 2:04 PM, PST | backstage.com | See recent Backstage news »

Actors now have their answer to “Showrunners,” the recently released documentary about TV writers and producers that included interviews with Steven S. DeKnight and J.J. Abrams. Instead of the writer’s room, “Showing Up” provides an “unprecedented” look at the audition. Married co-directors Riad Galayini and James Morrison, both actors themselves, compiled the narrative “from more than 50 interviews with notable artists including: Kristin Chenoweth, Richard Griffiths, Zoe Kazan, Nathan Lane, Chris Messina, Sam Rockwell, Bill Irwin and Eli Wallach.” It screens Nov. 21-23 at Arena Cinema in Hollywood. Click here for tickets.  SAG Foundation Conversations: “The Mindy Project”Nov. 21 at 7 p.m.SAG Foundation5757 Wilshire Blvd., Mezzanine Level, Los AngelesDetails here. The Last Bookstore Review (Comedy/Storytelling show)Nov. 21 at 8:30 p.m.The Last Bookstore453 S. Spring St., Downtown Los AngelesDetails here. Farewell to the Cat & FiddleNov. 22 at 7 p.m.Cat & Fiddle6530 Sunset Blvd., Los AngelesClick here to RSVP »

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Finally, a Documentary on Auditioning and Four Other Events for L.A. Actors

20 November 2014 2:04 PM, PST | backstage.com | See recent Backstage news »

Actors now have their answer to “Showrunners,” the recently released documentary about TV writers and producers that included interviews with Steven S. DeKnight and J.J. Abrams. Instead of the writer’s room, “Showing Up” provides an “unprecedented” look at the audition. Married co-directors Riad Galayini and James Morrison, both actors themselves, compiled the narrative “from more than 50 interviews with notable artists including: Kristin Chenoweth, Richard Griffiths, Zoe Kazan, Nathan Lane, Chris Messina, Sam Rockwell, Bill Irwin and Eli Wallach.” It screens Nov. 21-23 at Arena Cinema in Hollywood. Click here for tickets.  SAG Foundation Conversations: “The Mindy Project”Nov. 21 at 7 p.m.SAG Foundation5757 Wilshire Blvd., Mezzanine Level, Los AngelesDetails here. The Last Bookstore Review (Comedy/Storytelling show)Nov. 21 at 8:30 p.m.The Last Bookstore453 S. Spring St., Downtown Los AngelesDetails here. Farewell to the Cat & FiddleNov. 22 at 7 p.m.Cat & Fiddle6530 Sunset Blvd., Los AngelesClick here to RSVP »

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2015 Sundance Predictions: Which Film is the Next Whiplash?

19 November 2014 9:45 AM, PST | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Despite the lottery-esque sounding odds, the U.S Dramatic Competition section which produces the finest American indie specimens such as Frozen RiverWinter’s Bone, Blue ValentineMartha Marcy May MarleneBeasts of the Southern WildFruitvale Station and Whiplash is fairly consistent in terms of quality. Last year’s crop of sixteen have almost all had their theatrical releases with Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter being the last one out of the gates (pegged with an early 2015 release). Last week we individually looked at our top 80 Sundance Film Fest Predictions (you’ll find 30 other titles worth considering in our intro) and below, we’ve split the list into narrative and non-fiction film items and have both identified and color-coded our picks in an AtoZ cheat sheet. You’ll find 2015′s answer to Whiplash located somewhere in the stack below. Click on the individual titles below, for the film’s profile. »

- Eric Lavallee

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Chris-Mas in November: Which Chris is your 'Sexiest Man Alive'?

19 November 2014 8:05 AM, PST | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

People named Chris Hemsworth this year's Sexiest Man Alive—but is he the right Chris for the job? Hemsworth is one of many alluring actors who share the same name. There's also Into the Woods' Chris PineCaptain America's Chris Evans, and Guardians of the Galaxy's Chris Pratt (who's currently on the cover of GQ's Men of the Year issue). Of course, there are also many other famous (and attractive) men named Chris—Chris Messina, Chris Rock, Chris Tucker—but Hemsworth, Pine, Evans, and Pratt are the ones you're most likely to confuse for one another. For one, »

- Ariana Bacle

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PopWatch Poll: Which Chris should have been this year's 'Sexiest Man Alive'?

19 November 2014 8:05 AM, PST | EW.com - PopWatch | See recent EW.com - PopWatch news »

People named Chris Hemsworth this year's Sexiest Man Alive—but is he the right Chris for the job? Hemsworth is one of many alluring actors named Chris: There's Into the Woods' Chris PineCaptain America's Chris Evans, and Guardians of the Galaxy's Chris Pratt (who's currently on the cover of GQ's Men of the Year issue). Of course, there are many other famous (also attractive) men named Chris—Chris Messina, Chris Rock, Chris Tucker—but Hemsworth, Pine, Evans, and Pratt are the ones who are easy to get confused. For one, they're all named Chris. And they're all white. »

- Ariana Bacle

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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong leads music drama ‘Geezer’

18 November 2014 2:08 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong once sang about “one nation controlled by the media,” and since that time he’s saturated himself across multiple media platforms from The Simpsons to a Green Day Rock Band to performing a week long stint in a Broadway musical based on his own album.

Now Billie Joe can add being a screen actor to his resume as he’s set to star in Geezer, a music drama about a man going through a mid-life crisis who revisits his punk-rock past on his 40th birthday.

Variety reports that Armstrong will star alongside Judy Greer, Fred Armisen (very musically inclined), Selma Blair, Brian Baumgartner, Chris Messina, and Dallas Roberts in Lee Kirk’s film.

Geezer is filming now and will reportedly feature several new songs by Armstrong.

The post Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong leads music drama ‘Geezer’ appeared first on Sound On Sight. »

- Brian Welk

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Jennifer Aniston Brings The Booze In New Clip From Cake

17 November 2014 2:07 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

The persona adopted by Jennifer Aniston in the early stages of her career has been thoroughly decimated for her next feature, Cake. Gone is the shiny hair, the perfect make-up… basically her impossibly beauteous image has taken a backseat for her performance in Daniel Barnz’s darker-than-night comedy.

In the role of Claire Simmons, Aniston tackles heavier material than we’re used to seeing her handle. Sure, she’s dabbled in less fluffy fare for The Good Girl and Horrible Bosses, but it seems like the former Friends star is trying to shake the sheen from her reputation. In the pic, Aniston plays a struggling Los Angeles woman who turns to a series of vices to help dull her chronic pain.

Her turn in Cake has already landed her a round of critical praise following its debut at the Toronto International Film Festival. This stream of positive reviews are no »

- Gem Seddon

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Mindy Gushes About Danny's "Cute Little Tush" on The Mindy Project

17 November 2014 1:00 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

"Mindy's diary? Oh, Nelly!" That's Danny's (Chris Messina) exact response when he discovers Mindy's (Mindy Kaling) diary in The Mindy Project's next episode, which of course we all know will surely lead to hijnks. But hey, at least she wrote nice things about his butt! (Can ya blame her?) In our exclusive sneak peek at the Nov. 18 outing, Mindy Kaling, Adam Pally, Ike Barinholtz and the rest of the Fox hit's cast discuss snooping and whether or not it's Ok in a relationship. Plus, we get to hear a few snippets from Mindy's diary entries, including which food Danny's "tush" reminds Mindy of! So how does Mindy Kaling feel about snooping on your significant »

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