List of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com :
Review: ‘It Chapter 2’ is a big-screen funhouse
It can be a cheesy thing when a novel is split up and spread out over a handful of films, but Stephen King's "It" is not one of those books.
‘It: Chapter Two’ cast talks intense shoot at Comic-Con
SAN DIEGO (AP) — "It: Chapter Two" is not taking it easy on the grown losers' club if the new trailer is any indication, and the shoot itself doesn't sound much calmer than battling a demonic...
Tulsa native Bill Hader relishing major success with ‘Barry’
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — One minute, he's talking on the phone from Los Angeles. Then, there's a strange noise in the background. This interview is going to end prematurely.
Footage from ‘It: Chapter 2,’ ‘Joker’ debuts at CinemaCon
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Warner Bros. doled out a Godzilla-sized serving of new footage in a marathon presentation to promote its upcoming slate of films including "The Joker," ''It: Chapter Two" and "The...
‘RBG,’ ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ get directors guild noms
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Popular documentaries about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Fred Rogers have each snagged another key nomination from the Directors Guild of America.
The DGA announced its five documentary selections Monday including "RBG," ''Won't You Be My Neighbor?" as well as the climbing documentary "Free Solo," ''Three Identical Strangers," about triplets who meet as adults, and "Hale County This Morning, This Evening."
Creepy character from ‘Atlanta’ appears in crowd at Emmys
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A creepy, whiteface character from the FX hit series "Atlanta" has been seated in the front row and taking selfies at the Emmy Awards.
The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 70th prime-time Emmy Awards being presented Monday at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles (all times local):
"Nashville" actress Connie Britton sipped champagne and gave newly-minted Emmy winner Bill Hader a hug as celebrities celebrated under the stars at the Governors Ball.
List of winners of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — List of winners at the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Monday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Drama Series: "Game of Thrones"
Comedy Series: "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
Actor, Drama Series: Matthew Rhys, "The Americans"
Actress, Drama Series: Claire Foy, "The Crown"
Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Peter Dinklage, "Game of Thrones"
Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Thandie Newton, "Westworld"
Emmy predictions: ‘Game of Thrones’ or ‘Handmaid’s Tale’?
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scaling Emmy heights is tough in the era of so-called peak TV, with the volume of shows matched by lofty expectations from academy voters.
Good isn't enough for comedies and dramas, which need to resonate with the current political and social zeitgeist. Actors who also pull off the high-wire act of writing and directing collect more respect and trophies.
Intermission With Derrick Clements: In ‘Barry,’ Bill Hader leaves the ‘SNL’ nest with bolder, darker satire
Bill Hader is going deeper in his post-”Saturday Night Live” career, as evidenced by the new series “Barry” on HBO, which he created with “Seinfeld” alum Alec Berg.
Hader’s character, whose name is also the title of the series, is an ex-Marine who now makes his living as a hit man. But things get complicated for Barry during one particular job, when something within him is awakened and he desires to pursue a new career: acting.
TV picks for March 3-4: ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Danai Gurira, ‘Top Gear’
A familiar face
Macalester College grad Danai Gurira, whose play Familiar opens at the Guthrie Theater on March 16, is among those being honored at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards. The breakout star of The Walking Dead and Black Panther will be joined by Tiffany Haddish, Lena Waithe and Tessa Thompson.
Super Bowl ads shy from politics and mind their manners
NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning takes a family to Universal Parks & Resorts. Chris Pratt works out to get in shape to tout Michelob Ultra. Bill Hader takes a break on set to snack on some Pringles.
Super Bowl ads aim for the heart - and sometimes lower
NEW YORK (AP) — After a year of political and cultural upheaval, Super Bowl advertisers appear to be pulling back from themes of unity in favor of in-game stunts and ads that aim for the heart — and in some cases even lower.
Rethinking high school: an all-star TV special to air Friday
NEW YORK (AP) — Another school year is starting across the nation.
But in what kind of schools?
Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hanks, Anna Deavere Smith and Common are just a few of the celebrities joining forces for "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live," a special one-hour telecast that will invite the public to consider the state of high schools today and what they might be in the future.
‘Weekend Update’ pokes Trump, Scaramucci on ‘SNL’ return
NEW YORK (AP) — Summer vacation is over for "Saturday Night Live" and that means "Weekend Update" finally gets to weigh in on the latest commotion at the White House.
Anchor Colin Jost joked at the top of the mock newscast Thursday: "It's been a crazy year these last few weeks." He went on to lament "SNL" being on vacation for Anthony Scaramucci's brief tenure as White House communications director before "SNL" alum Bill Hader showed up to play Scaramucci.
Tulsa’s Bill Hader looks to join Anna Kendrick in Disney Christmas movie
It looks like Tulsa actor Bill Hader is getting into the holiday spirit and joining an upcoming Christmas movie from Disney.
The Cascia Hall graduate would co-star with Anna Kendrick (the “Pitch Perfect” movies) and play her brother in a female Santa Claus movie titled “Nicole,” according to Variety.
Letterman, Aykroyd to honor Bill Murray at Kennedy Center
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Murray was the first and last guest on David Letterman's late-night show, and Letterman will return the favor by making a rare public appearance when Murray is presented with the nation's top prize for humor.
On Tuesday, The Kennedy Center announced the lineup of performers for next month's celebration of Murray, who'll receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
In Theaters: August 12, 2016
MPAA Rating: R for strong crude sexual content, pervasive language, and drug use
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Starring: Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Bill Hader, James Franco, Danny McBride
Synopsis from IMDb: A sausage strives to discover the truth about his...