Tickets for “Mean Girls” went on sale last week at the August Wilson Theatre, and Tina Fey was there to hand out cheese fries. The p.r. stunt was, well, cheesy — but effective. Inspired by one character’s all-carb diet, the show gave away nearly 3,000 free cheese fries — I hear they fetched $5 a… […]
For a movie called “Breathe,” Andy Serkis’ directorial debut is curiously airless — or maybe just quintessentially British, all stiff upper lip and light on emoting. But this is emotional stuff: It’s the true story of Robin (Andrew Garfield) and Diana (Claire Foy) Cavendish, who triumphed over a devastating polio diagnosis for Robin in 1958…
Russian trolls learned American politics from ‘House of Cards'
He sang about scoring heroin in Harlem, hung out with Andy Warhol at the Factory and inspired generations of punk bands that went on to rage at CBGB. Lou Reed was as New York as Yankee Stadium, and his best songs continue to inspire. But, as revealed in the new book “Lou Reed: A Life”…
I have mixed emotions about “Hit the Road,” a new AT&T Audience Network sitcom starring Jason Alexander. On the one hand, this 10-episode series about a dysfunctional family band — think a cynical version of “The Partridge Family” — seems compelled to revel in sophomoric toilet humor and sex jokes, including the band’s surname (Swallow)…
Kevin James on why his TV wife was killed off ‘Kevin Can Wait'
Harvey Weinstein was at Gwyneth Paltrow’s townhouse last year when she unveiled “Head Over Heels,” the musical she’s producing about the 1980s girl band the Go-Gos. Weinstein, sources say, wanted to invest in the musical and was “holding court” at the backers’ audition. “It’s her show, but he was all over it, like he was…
Ashley James dares to bare as she flaunts sensational figure in eye-poppingly busty bikini