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tina fey 300x400 Tina Fey Honors ’30 Rock’ Makeup Artists for Doing the ImpossibleCindy Ord/Getty

Speaking about her 30 Rock makeup artists at Thursday night’s New York Women in Film & Television Designing Women awards, Tina Fey spoke of the ladies’ ability to accomplish, well, anything.

“Over the last six years they’ve turned Tracy Morgan into a werewolf, turned Will Forte into a beautiful Jane Krakowski and they’ve turned Jane Krakowski into no less than three men… Continue reading Tina Fey Honors ’30 Rock’ Makeup Artists for Doing the Impossible

Meryl Streep isn’t the only Hollywood star sitting on nearly three decades of Academy Awards losses. Woody Allen has been nominated nine times in the Best Original Screenplay category since his last Oscar win (“Hannah and Her Sisters” at the 1987 ceremony) and eleven times overall. If you take stock in the Writers Guild Awards, however, Allen may break his streak of futility at next Sunday’s 84th annual Academy Awards.

Allen… Continue reading Writers Guild Awards: 'Midnight In Paris,' 'The Descendants' Win Top Honors

The 84th annual Academy Awards don’t happen for another four weeks, but you can start writing down “The Artist” and Michel Hazanavicius in pen on your printable ballot. At the Directors Guild of America awards on Saturday night, Hazanavicius was named best director of the year, meaning should probably get a speech ready for Feb. 26.

The DGA award winner has also won Best Director 58 times in the 64 years… Continue reading 'The Artist' Director Michel Hazanavicius Earns Top DGA Honors

What to watch on Tuesday, December 20…

Tonight, after you’ve gathered together all of your pets, children, and live-in servants and wrapped everyone together in one huge electric-blanket burrito, become even COZIER by turning on the TV and watching these wintry treats:

ORIGINAL SPECIAL, 9pm, CBSThe 34th Annual Kennedy Center HonorsIt’s about time somebody honored Meryl Streep! She’s spent too many years without any awards, her mantel covered only with homemade trophies… Continue reading What to Watch Tonight: The 34th Annual Kennedy Center Honors and Extreme Couponing All-Stars

rescue me series finale Rescue Me honors 9/11 with timely series finale

Nearly 10 years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and little more than 7 years after its debut, FX’s landmark drama “Rescue Me” concluded its run with the Sept. 7 series finale, “Ashes.”

The New York firefighter drama, co-conceived by Denis Leary in the aftermath of 9/11, referenced its tragic roots — but, true to form, it was not excessively sentimental. For those of