Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 29-Oct. 5
Sept. 29: Singer Jerry Lee Lewis is 84. Actor Ian McShane is 77. TV theme composer Mike Post is 75. Actress Patricia Hodge is 73. Guitarist Mike Pinera of Iron Butterfly is 71. Singer-guitarist...
Billy Crudup among readers for tribute to DeLillo classic
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the classic works of literary baseball writing, Don DeLillo's "Pafko at the Wall," will get a celebrity reading next month.
Zachary Levi’s nerves growing before MTV Movie & TV Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zachary Levi plays a bulletproof superhero in "Shazam!," but the actor's nerves of steel are being tested leading up to his hosting duties for the MTV Movie & TV...
Celebrities branch out with podcasts of their own
NEW YORK (AP) — Topher Grace has added a lot of skills to his portfolio over the last few weeks.
He learned to beatbox. He officiated a wedding with "Shazam!" star Zachary Levi, and even...
‘SHAZAM!‘: Zachary Levi didn’t ‘poop in the suit’
Nodding to ‘Big,’ ‘Shazam!’ brings the superhero down a size
NEW YORK (AP) — "Shazam!" is one of those movies with a perfect elevator pitch.
Everywhere along its path to production, the same phrase guided its makers: "'Big' meets 'Superman.'" As a...
‘Shazam!’ star Zachary Levi on a superhero fight with Dwayne Johnson
Zachary Levi: Stop giving a voice to trolls
David F. Sandberg has announced that shooting has begun on the 'Shazam!' movie.
The 37-year-old director is helming the new DC Extended Universe movie and logged on to Instagram to tell fans that production is underway.
Uploading a photo of a clapper board, Sandberg wrote on the image sharing site: "Let's go! (sic)"
What’s playing in Aiken for the weekend of Nov. 17?
"Justice League" NEW
Batman and Wonder Woman recruit a team of superheroes to defend the planet against a new threat. With Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Raymond Fisher, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller. Written by Chris Terrio and Joss Whedon; story by Terrio & Zack Snyder, based on characters from DC Entertainment, Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Directed by Snyder. (2:01) PG-13.
7 shows for your radar this week (July 17-23)
Drama and documentaries are on the schedule, but it's sharks (lots and lots of sharks) that give this week in TV some bite. Here's more.
"Loaded," 9 p.m. Monday on AMC
The four founders of a London videogame startup become instant millionaires after selling the company in a dramedy adapted from the Israeli series "Mesudarim."
"Weekend in Havana," 7 p.m. Tuesday on PBS
A special leads viewers on a walking tour of Havana, with a bonus history lesson thrown in.
Smart Rating: 89.02Genre: Children, Musical Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, AnimatedStarring: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna MurphyWhen the kingdom's most-wanted bandit, Flynn Rider (Zachary Levi), hides in a convenient tower, he immediately becomes a captive of Rapunzel (Mandy Moore), the spire's longtime resident. Crowned with 70 feet of magical golden hair, she has been locked away for years and desperately wants freedom. The feisty teenager strikes a deal with Flynn, and together they begin a whirlwind adventure.