There are few comedic actors who are incapable of doing drama. After all, it’s harder to do comedy. Also, a lot of great dramatic performances are achieved through the aid of great dramatic directors. Milos Forman can do amazing things with someone like Jim Carrey, and the same goes for Paul Thomas Anderson and Adam Sandler. Combine a star who is… Continue reading What Comedic Actor Would You Like to See Give an Oscar-Worthy Dramatic Performance?
Who are today’s equivalent of Laurel and Hardy or Abbott and Costello or Martin and Lewis or Cheech and Chong or even Farley and Spade?
With the news that Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly are reteaming for another movie, following up their hit collaborations in Talladega Nights and Step Brothers with Border Guards, maybe they’re the closest thing we’ve got. And in a way theirs is… Continue reading Which Comedic Pair Needs to Make More Movies?
Showtime’s The Big C mines comedy from another unlikely subject — cancer — as star Laura Linney plays a repressed Minneapolis schoolteacher … Continue reading Live From Laura Linney is Showtime's comedic cancer victim