Tag Archive: character


Will Ferrell Movies: Best Character Tournament Round One (ARCTIC PUFFIN REGION)

It’s the last day of voting for Round One of Moviefone’s Will Ferrell Tournament.

On Wednesday, in the Rockingham Region, Ricky Bobby annihilated Phil Weston (“Kicking & Screaming) and the evil Mugatu (“Zoolander”) edged out Megamind. Both now advance to the Elite Eight.

So, who will be joining them from the Arctic Puffin Region? Today’s matchups see Buddy the Elf (“Elf”) take on Federal Wildlife Marshal Willenholly (“Jay and Silent Bob Strike… Continue reading Will Ferrell Movies: Best Character Tournament Round One (ARCTIC PUFFIN REGION)

‘Cougar Town': Courteney Cox and Josh Hopkins on character growth and Valentine’s Day

The cat is pretty much out of the bag about the big event in the season premiere of “Cougar Town” on Tuesday (Feb. 14).

(But if you still haven’t heard and are trying to remain unspoiled, you might want to stop reading. And don’t hit play on the video.)

It’s been teased in network promos and is both shown and referred to in the 10-minute preview of the season co-creator Bill… Continue reading 'Cougar Town': Courteney Cox and Josh Hopkins on character growth and Valentine's Day

The Conversation: What’s the Worst Commercial Exploitation of a Beloved Movie or Character?

If there’s one ’80s teen movie character I wouldn’t expect to ever see as an ad spokesperson, it’s Say Anything‘s Lloyd Dobler. But a close second is Ferris Bueller. Unfortunately, a teaser video of Matthew Broderick seemingly reprising the role, which surfaced online yesterday to much excitement and curiosity, is indeed a promo for a Super Bowl ad, allegedly for Honda (the company hasn’t confirmed this). And… Continue reading The Conversation: What's the Worst Commercial Exploitation of a Beloved Movie or Character?

News Briefs: Desperate Housewives is Killing a Major Character

DEATH ON WISTERIA LANE NEWS

… Rumor has it that a major character from ABC’s Desperate Housewives is being killed off in a March episode! Will it be the older sexy lady or the sexy older lady? Or perhaps it will be that handsome older guy who caused trouble with one of the sexy older ladies? Place your bets in the comments section below! [EW]

DEVELOPMENT DEALS

… Ben Stiller will star, direct… Continue reading News Briefs: Desperate Housewives is Killing a Major Character

‘Desperate Housewives’ scoop: Major character dies!

Death watch on Wisteria Lane!

EW has learned exclusively that a major character will meet her (or his) demise in an episode of Desperate Housewives that’s currently shooting in Burbank, CA.

The cast just learned about the shocking death this week. ABC won’t spill details — we don’t know if its one of ladies or one of the husbands — but the pivotal passing will air in March.

Though the actor obviously won’t appear… Continue reading ‘Desperate Housewives’ scoop: Major character dies!