Jason Alexander honors his Seinfeld co-star Estelle Harris

Estelle Harris and Jason Alexander in 2003Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images (Getty Images) In a series of tweets, actor Jason Alexander remembered his Seinfeld costar Estelle Harris following her death on April 2. On the hit NBC series, Harris portrayed Estelle Costanza—the overbearing mother to Alexander’s George Costanza—in 27 episodes throughout the show’s run. She guest-starred … Read more

Denzel talks about consoling Will Smith at Oscars

Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Amidst the chaos that ensued at the Oscars on Sunday night—after-you-know-who abruptly took the stage to you-know-what you-know-whom straight in the face—one of the most calming presences in the Dolby Theater appears to have been Denzel Washington. The veteran actor was one of a few A-listers who joined ostensible … Read more

Jim Carrey has some concerns over the new, scary Riddler

Left: Jim Carrey (Photo: Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images), Right: Paul Dano as Spooky Riddler (Image: Warner Bros.) Jim Carrey has been doing press for Sonic The Hedgehog 2 lately, the movie that he recently claimed will likely be his last. But people don’t really want to hear about what it was like to play the Sonic … Read more

Chris Pine comes from a long line of B-movie scream queens

Chris Pine and his mom, Gwynne GilfordPicture: Youtube Chris Pine—America’s best Chris who far surpasses rivals Evans, Pratt, and, of course, hemsworth—was one of Jimmy Kimmel’s guests last night, and it was pretty damn delightful. Not that we are surprised in any way (see previous award regarding our Chris rankings), but the chat itself revealed … Read more

Seann William Scott was paid around $8,000 for American Pie

Sean William Scottthe actor whose role as Steve Stifler in American Pie has made him the eternal, grinning avatar of a certain flavor of early ’00s brodom, was once just another struggling young actor trying to find the right teen sex comedy to launch him into stardom. And, like all former young actors, he has … Read more

Director Matt Reeves Gives Joker Backstory

Picture: Warner Bros. Since The Dark Knight debuted Heath Ledger’s Joker, the Clown Prince’s scars have been played up to a greater degree in later interpretations. As played by Barry Keoghan, the Joker of The Batman’s has scars that are far more than just his chilling smile. Fans got a look at that earlier in … Read more

Potential EGOT winner Lin-Manuel Miranda forced to skip the Oscars

Lin-Manuel MirandaPhoto: Neilson Barnard (Getty Images) Tomorrow night’s Oscars ceremony will be the second time—after the 2016 show, where his “How Far I’ll Go,” from Moana, got beat out for Best Original Song by La La Land‘s “City Of Stars”—that Lin-Manuel Miranda has been up for an Oscar. (Specifically, his Encanto song “Dos Oruguitas” is … Read more

Superhero Movies Can’t Win Oscars Until They Try Harder

Picture: Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios Tea 2022 Oscars are this weekend, and it’s shaping up to be one of the messiest versions of the annual film awards show for a variety of reasons. Before its controversial category omissions and foolish decision to bring back the “most popular film” category (but this time stupidly dictated by Twitter), … Read more

Watch Denzel Washington gives Samuel L. Jackson his honorary Oscar

From left to right: Samuel L. Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson’s Oscar, Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Mike Coppola (Getty Images) The art of picking the right presenter for any given award is a tricky one; the most personal the connection between the two parties, and the more genuine the appreciation the presenter has for the presentee, the better. … Read more

Netflix hits delete on Archive 81

Archives 81Photo: netflix Another week, another dead show at Netflix—your one-stop streaming shop for television programs you probably shouldn’t get too attached to. This time, the Streaming Reaper has come for found footage horror series Archives 81which Deadline reports the streamer has declined to pick up for a second season. That’s both a bummer, and … Read more