Get The Inside Scoop On FX’s 'The Comedians'

April 9th, 2015 1:47pm EDT
The Comedians
Everyone knows about the on-screen partnership of FX's The Comedians, which features Billy Crystal and Josh Gad in a TV show about Billy Crystal and Josh Gad trying to make a TV show.

You might even already know that the series is adapted from a Swedish program and is the love child of a comedy braintrust - not just Crystal and Gad, but also Larry Charles of Curb Your Enthusiasm, Matt Nix and Ben Wexler.

If you're asking yourself, "Who are Matt Nix and Ben Wexler?" The answer is two of the funniest writers in the room, and we sat down with them during FX's Television Critics Association p...

Who Made The Top 12 On 'The Voice'?

April 9th, 2015 9:25am EDT
'The Voice' Top 12 Revealed
Your votes and the coaches' saves are in - The Voice revealed its Top 12 on Wednesday night, and there were some notable omissions. America elected two members from each team, while Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Pharrell Williams used their last-ever saves to add a third singer to their rosters.

It was also a bit of a homecoming for one season 7 artist, as Wiz Khalifa enlisted Chris Jamison to join him for a performance of "See You Again," Khalifa's song from the soundtrack to the newly released film Furious 7.

But Wednesday night was all about elimination results, an...

Glenn Morshower On New Film 'Flutter'

April 8th, 2015 2:02pm EDT
Glenn Morshower Has 'Friday Night Lights' Reunion In New Film 'F
Glenn Morshower is a familiar face to TV viewers, whether it's playing Secret Service agent Aaron Pierce in almost every season of 24, as Landry Clarke's father Chad on Friday Night Lights, or currently as Wayne Lowry in Netflix's Bloodline.

Yet his newest big-screen project just arrived yesterday, and not only does he star in it, he also serves as an executive producer. Flutter tells the story of a woman (Lindsay Pulsipher, Justified) who struggles to care for her ailing son (Johnathan Huth Jr.) while her husband is away.

Glenn portrays her judgmental father-in-law - creating an FNL reun...

Celebrate Rex Manning Day With Ethan Embry!

April 8th, 2015 12:05pm EDT
Ethan Embry Celebrates The 20th Anniversary Of 'Empire Records'
Today isn't just Wednesday, it's Rex Manning Day. If you knew that, you're likely one of the many fans of Empire Records, the cult hit feature film about the employees of the most interesting record store that turns 20 this year.

Ethan Embry portrayed Mark, the hyperactive one who probably had too much sugar and listened to too much GWAR, and sat down with us last week to look back on the movie that audiences still quote and love today in the first part of our in-depth interview with this underrated actor.

Given how embraced Empire Records is now, it's easy to forget that the film didn't ...

'The Voice' Live Playoffs Part 2

April 8th, 2015 9:08am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: 'Season 8 Live Playoffs, Part 2' - Team Adam
After Monday night saw Team Blake and Team Pharrell perform for America's votes, Tuesday evening was the time for Teams Adam and Christina to put their best forward in hopes of being one of the three singers from each roster to make it through the first week of live playoffs.

Tonya Boyd-Cannon, "Take Me to the Pilot" (Team Adam): We all know Adam loves his Elton John, and it's evident in how he sings this song for Tonya before turning her loose on it. She's able to bring the "church," as he calls it, out of the track with her usual big energy. Everyone winds up standing by the time she's d...

Anne Hathaway Strips Down To Take On Miley's 'Wrecking Ball' On LSB

April 7th, 2015 7:22pm EDT
Lip Sync Battle
Anne Hathaway and Emily Blunt go head-to-head in this Thursday's episode of Spike TV's Lip Sync Battle, and the two actresses have it out for each other.

Blunt appears to have things together singing Blackstreet's "No Diggity," pointing at her The Devil Wears Prada co-star when she mimes the lyrics, "Ain't you getting bored with these fake ass broads," from Queen Pen's part of the hit 1996 single.

Hathaway gets her back, though, as she playfully flips the bird to her adversary while riding the title object of Miley Cyrus's smash hit "Wrecking Ball" dressed in her undies.

The episode airs...

Interview With IndyCar Driver Scott Dixon

April 7th, 2015 12:20pm EDT
Scott Dixon: The Driver Setting IndyCar's Gold Standard
If motor racing had a sure thing, it would be Scott Dixon. Since making his debut in the 2003 Verizon IndyCar Series season, Dixon has earned three championships, two Rolex 24 at Daytonas, and one Indianapolis 500.

He hasn't finished lower than fourth in the series since 2006. Oh, and he's the winningest active driver in IndyCar history, while having spent his entire tenure with Chip Ganassi Racing. You may as well just call him Mr. Consistency.

What's the key to Dixon's continued success? And what's it like for him to watch this current IndyCar season, with all of its changes off-track w...

'The Voice' Live Playoffs Begin

April 7th, 2015 9:52am EDT
'The Voice' Recap: Season 8 Live Playoffs Begin With Team Blake
The Voice's live playoffs have arrived, as the Top 20 sing this week to make the Top 12. Teams Blake and Pharrell were the first on the chopping block Monday, and NBC amped up the energy with a guest performance by Maroon 5, because you can never hear "Sugar" too many times.

Who did well and who's at risk of going home? Read on for our analysis of Team Blake vs. Team Pharrell and tune in Tuesday night to see who stands out from Teams Adam and Christina. America's votes will protect two singers on each team, while a third will be chosen by their coach.

Sarah Potenza: "Free Bird" (Team Blak...

Leonardo DiCaprio's Eco-Friendly Resort

April 5th, 2015 5:00pm EDT
Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly turning his 04-acre private island off the coast of Belize into a luxury, eco-friendly resort.

The actor bought Blackadore Caye in 2005 for $1.75 million. His original plan for the property was to work alongside hotel brand The Four Seasons to develop a resort there, but the agreement ultimately fell through.

DiCapiro remarked in an interview with the New York Times, that he will be working with a New York City-based developer to build a sprawling tourist getaway. The resort will be a 15-minute boat ride from San Pedro.

The Times reported that the resort ...

Veteran TV Director Matt Shakman On New Film

April 4th, 2015 2:04pm EDT
TV Veteran Matt Shakman Makes Film Directorial Debut With 'Cut B
Veteran TV director Matt Shakman is making his feature film helming debut with the thriller Cut Bank, which premiered in limited release this Friday. The thriller stars Liam Hemsworth (The Hunger Games) as a mechanic who wants to get out of Cut Bank, Montana with his girlfriend (Teresa Palmer, I Am Number Four), but naturally it isn't as easy as packing up and leaving.

We spoke with Matt on Tuesday to ask him about making the leap from television to film and if he was able to bring anything from his small screen resume to his first big screen credit, which was one of his aspirations all al...