Jason Alexander honors his Seinfeld co-star Estelle Harris

Estelle Harris and Jason Alexander in 2003Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images (Getty Images) In a series of tweets, actor Jason Alexander remembered his Seinfeld costar Estelle Harris following her death on April 2. On the hit NBC series, Harris portrayed Estelle Costanza—the overbearing mother to Alexander’s George Costanza—in 27 episodes throughout the show’s run. She guest-starred … Read more

ABC cancels some game shows—including, yeah, Alec Baldwin’s Match Game

Alec BaldwinPhoto: ABC/Jeff Neira We should be clear, right up top, that the Alec Baldwin-hosted iteration of long-running panel show Match Game had not been an active going concern at ABC for at least a year at this point; the series hadn’t made new episodes since 2020, and the few installments that aired in 2021 … Read more

The late-night Jimmys swapped shows for April Fools

jimmyPhoto: John Shearer/WireImage (Getty Images) Ah, the magic of April Fools: That whimsical day when two very rich white guys named Jimmy can swap their nationally broadcast TV shows, producing minimally different episodes than they might otherwise have produced! That’s right: Late night talk’s two most extant Jimmys pulled a little switcheroo last night, with … Read more

Denzel talks about consoling Will Smith at Oscars

Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Amidst the chaos that ensued at the Oscars on Sunday night—after-you-know-who abruptly took the stage to you-know-what you-know-whom straight in the face—one of the most calming presences in the Dolby Theater appears to have been Denzel Washington. The veteran actor was one of a few A-listers who joined ostensible … Read more

Bruce Campbell teases fans with set photo from a “strange” Sam Raimi movie

Photo: Nicholas Hunt (Getty Images) Bruce Campbell shared a photo of himself on Twitter today adding the caption, “I always feel a little strange when I work on a Sam Raimi movie.” Campbell is, we have to assume, referring to Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness, the newest film from his frequent collaborator and … Read more

Alanis Morissette covers “You Oughta Know,” Bridgerton style

Alanis Morissette. screenshot: Netflix/Youtube Upon every new season of Netflix’ Bridgertonone can expect two things: a bit of excellent TV debauchery, and orchestral versions of modern songs playing through scenes of balls, garden rendezvous, and other moments that require violins. It’s hard to forget the steamy honeymoon montage set to a string version of Taylor … Read more

Jim Carrey has some concerns over the new, scary Riddler

Left: Jim Carrey (Photo: Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images), Right: Paul Dano as Spooky Riddler (Image: Warner Bros.) Jim Carrey has been doing press for Sonic The Hedgehog 2 lately, the movie that he recently claimed will likely be his last. But people don’t really want to hear about what it was like to play the Sonic … Read more

Michael Bay knows he made too many Transformers movies

Michael BayPhoto: Raphael Dias/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures The next transformers movie, Steven Caple Jr.’s Rise Of The Beastsis coming to theaters this summer, making it the first mainline entry in the series that wasn’t directed by Michael Bay (Travis Knight’s Bumblebee movie with Hailee Steinfeld was a spin-off, and if anyone actually careswe would … Read more

Razzies retract Bruce Willis award after aphasia diagnosis

Bruce WillisPhoto: Theo Wargo (Getty Images) When we think of people or organizations overflowing with tastefulness and tact, the Razzies usually only come up via contrast. (As in, “Sure, that guy barfed in the punch bowlbut at least he was better than the Razzies.”) So some small measure of kudos are in order—we guess—to the … Read more

Chris Pine comes from a long line of B-movie scream queens

Chris Pine and his mom, Gwynne GilfordPicture: Youtube Chris Pine—America’s best Chris who far surpasses rivals Evans, Pratt, and, of course, hemsworth—was one of Jimmy Kimmel’s guests last night, and it was pretty damn delightful. Not that we are surprised in any way (see previous award regarding our Chris rankings), but the chat itself revealed … Read more