If the first images of Johnny Depp as Barnabas Collins in “Dark Shadows” had you worried that it was going to be another one of Depp’s “weird,” post-Jack Sparrow paycheck roles, then watch the new trailer for the film immediately. Showing a spark that he hasn’t had since, arguably, the first “Pirates of the Caribbean” film, Depp brings just the right bit of eccentricity to Tim Burton’s adaptation of the… Continue reading 'Dark Shadows' Trailer: Johnny Depp, Tim Burton Team For Best '70s-Set Vampire Comedy Of The Year?
Listen up, nerds! Tina Fey may trade in her stained, off-brand Snuggie and Liz Lemon-glasses for a bit of serious drama.
Vulture reports that the actress is a “cat’s breath” (whatever that means; also, ew) from joining Paul Weitz’s (“About a Boy”) “Admission,” the big-screen adaptation of Jean Hanff Korelitz’s novel. And! She might be joined by goofball-cum-relative straight man, Owen Wilson.
Written by drama vet Karen Croner (“One True Thing”), “Admission”… Continue reading Tina Fey, Owen Wilson May Team Up For 'Admission'
Most stories about NBC’s Smash can’t help but mention Fox’s groundbreaking Glee, but the producer of the upcoming musical drama says there’s little reason to compare the two.
Smash executive producer Craig Zadan, who has a long track record of producing musical projects, pointed out at NBC’s press tour presentation that Glee and Smash actually both owe each other some credit — even while noting they’re nothing alike.
“When we… Continue reading ‘Smash’ team: We don’t think our show is like ‘Glee’