Patrick Dempsey has earned himself quite a bit of goodwill playing Dr. Derek Shepherd on ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” for the past nine seasons. It was an image rejuvenation, jump-starting the actor’s career that had mostly laid dormant since the early ’90s — an actor’s dream. And that’s what makes “Patrick Dempsey: Racing Le Mans” feel so unseemly.
The new docu-series, premiering concurrently on Velocity and… Continue reading 'Patrick Dempsey: Racing Le Mans' premiere: He wants to race, but why should we care?
With four new movies opening in wide-release this weekend, there was a pile-up at the multiplex. In a competitive weekend, “Elysium” came out on top — or did it? “Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters” debuted last among the four — or did it? Unpacking this week’s tight race, not all was as it seemed, and the true numbers earned by… Continue reading Box Office: Lessons From This Weekend's Four-Way Race
It’s down to the final four teams on “The Amazing Race,” with the winner revealed tonight during the show’s two-hour finale on CBS.
The remaining contenders are:
- newlyweds Max and Katie Bichler- roller-derby moms Mona Egender and Beth Bandimere- hockey brothers Bates and Anthony Battaglia- friends/country singers Caroline Cutbirth and Jennifer Kuhle
They’re competing for a $ 1 million prize in the final stretch of the… Continue reading 'Amazing Race' Season 22 finale: Which team should win?
The Academy Award acting nominees continued to make news this week, whether or not they wanted to. Without lifting a finger, Jessica Chastain scored a coup at the box office by starring in the No. 1 and No. 2 movies over the weekend: the brand new horror film “Mama” and holdover “Zero Dark Thirty,” for which her Best Actress nomination is now the film’s most likely prize. Entertainment Weekly made… Continue reading Oscars 2013: The Race Opens Wide