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Christopher Walken Started Acting In Dean Martin And Jerry Lewis Comedy Sketches As A Child

Christopher Walken’s acting career has been long and fruitful, despite him having “steals from set” as an item on his list of many quirks. The “Deer Hunter” actor has been active in film since 1966 and shows no sign of stopping, starring in AppleTV+’s “Severance,” which has already been renewed for another season, just this […]

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‘Stranger Things,’ ‘The White Lotus’ Top Emmy Craft Awards: 6 Things We Learned

Netflix’s horror blockbuster ”Stranger Things” and HBO’s black comedy/whodunit “The White Lotus” led the Creative Arts Emmys this weekend with five awards apiece. “Euphoria,” the gritty teen phenom, followed right behind with four prizes, while Netflix’s global sensation, “Squid Game,” the Korean survival drama, captured three wins, as did HBO’s popular “Barry” comedy. However, the […]

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John Turturro Wants to Write a Book About Christopher Walken Called ‘Talkin’ and Walken’

One of the (many) highlights of “Severance” is the relationship between John Turturro’s Irving and Christopher Walken’s Burt. The two actors made the most of their screen time by masterfully portraying a close friendship between severed Lumon employees that gradually escalates into a sexual flirtation. Of course, the closeness between the two men isn’t entirely […]

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Ben Stiller Uses His Kids as a ‘Focus Group’ for ‘Severance’ Storylines

Ben Stiller is making his family dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge any spoilers about “Severance” Season 2.The director and executive producer of the Emmy-nominated AppleTV+ series revealed to People magazine that he asks kids Ella, 20, and Quinlin, 17, to be a “focus group” for “Severance” plotlines…but his family would much rather Stiller undergo […]

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Ben Stiller ‘Tanked’ Audition for ‘My Cousin Vinny’: Missing Out on Film ‘Still Bothers Me’

Ben Stiller wishes he could sever any memory of auditioning for one 1992 comedy.The Emmy-nominated “Severance” director revealed during a Q&a panel for the AppleTV+ series that he tried out for “My Cousin Vinny” in a role that went to Ralph Macchio. (It was revealed earlier this year in a Rolling Stone oral history of […]

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How Many Emmys Should ‘Succession’ Actually Win? A Category-by-Category Breakdown

The Emmys catch a lot of flack for narrow and repetitious voting patterns — consistently nominating the same shows at the expense of new and overlooked programs — but credit where credit is due, the TV Academy did (mostly) right by dramas this year. The consensus pick among TV critics for 2021’s best series, “Succession,” […]

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Marvel’s Spider-Man Spin-Off Movie Madame Web Ensnares Adam Scott

Sony’s latest superhero project continues to weave its mysterious web: according to Deadline, Adam Scott may be headed to the Dakota Johnson-led movie “Madame Web.” The actor, who just earned an Emmy nomination for his excellent turn in the Apple TV+ series “Severance,” will be playing an undisclosed role in the Marvel comics-related film.That’s no […]

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‘Madame Web’: Adam Scott The Latest To Join The Cast Of Sony’s Spider-Man Spinoff

Another week, another casting announcement for Sony‘s upcoming spin-off to “Spider-Man,” “Madame Web.” Does it feel like someone new gets added to the cast list of this film every week? For the last month or so, that’s actually been the case, with five names announced since late May. And now, Variety reports that another joins […]

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Creative Arts Emmy Analysis: ‘Stranger Things’ and ‘Euphoria’ Are the Big Craft Winners

Netflix’s horror phenomenon,”Stranger Things,” topped all craft categories Tuesday with 12 nominations, riding the strength of Season 4’s popular Vecna monster story line — and becoming the streamer’s most viewed English-language series. However, right behind was HBO’s acclaimed gritty teen drama, “Euphoria,” which grabbed 11 nominations for its breakthrough Season 2, after collecting only two […]

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