Allison Janney

‘Tallulah’ Trailer: Ellen Page Steals a Baby, But It’s For a Good Reason...Kind Of

by Britt Hayes June 29, 2016 @ 2:48 PM
Tallulah is like the bleak, bizarro version of Juno: It stars Ellen Page and Allison Janney, but instead of giving a baby away, Page steals one from an ill-equipped mom and tries to pass it off as her own. The new drama received mostly positive reviews at Sundance, and before it debuts on Netflix next month, you can watch the first trailer to see what all the fuss is about.

‘West Wing’ Alum Allison Janney Leads White House Briefing in Character

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 29, 2016 @ 1:54 PM
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We’ll never get an actual West Wing revival (maybe talk to Sorkin after another Newsroom), but that hasn’t stopped the cast from reprising their roles from time to time in one promo or another. The latest actually made it into the White House, as West Wing alum Allison Janney returned C.J. Cregg to the fold for an actual briefing.

Judy Greer to Make Directorial Debut With ‘A Happening of Monumental Proportions’

by Britt Hayes November 10, 2015 @ 6:21 PM
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The title of Judy Greer’s directorial debut could very well serve as a headline for Judy Greer making her directorial debut. Following a year in which the excellent actress was annoyingly sidelined with thankless roles in films like Jurassic World and Ant-Man, Greer is getting behind the camera to make her own movie — a dramedy starring Common and Allison Janney.

2014 Emmy Nominations: The Good, The Bad, and the Whole Ugly Affair

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 10, 2014 @ 1:34 PM
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The 2014 Emmy Nominations are in, and expectedly outraging everyone across the internet. It takes a 'True Detective' to figure out this 'American Horror Story,' but did the right nominations go to the right people? Will Tatiana Maslany ever get her due? Can dogs really write blogs? We weigh in on the upsets, upchucks and underdogs of today's TV snubs.

CBS 'Mom': Chuck Lorre Earns Another Sitcom Pickup

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 7, 2013 @ 11:59 PM
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As if 'Two and a Half Men,' 'The Big Bang Theory' and 'Mike & Molly' weren't enough, sitcom magnate Chuck Lorre has all-but-officially gained a new sitcom outlet at CBS. Sources report that Lorre's new Anna Faris-starring sitcom 'Mom' will soon receive a series order from CBS, bringing together an impressive cast, but will 'Mom' perform as well as Lorre's other CBS offerings?

Allison Janney Playing 'Mom' To Anna Faris in New Chuck Lorre Comedy

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 28, 2013 @ 5:39 PM
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Many share mixed opinions about sitcom magnate Chuck Lorre, and his CBS comedy monopoly that includes 'The Big Bang Theory,' 'Two and a Half Men' and 'Mike & Molly,' but will upcoming pilot 'Mom' prove the most star-studded yet? In addition to comedienne Anna Faris in the lead role of the buzz-worthy pilot, veteran actress Allison Janney has signed on in the regular role of Faris' own 'Mom.' Find out the latest on Chuck Lorre's new sitcom 'Mom' inside!

The Cast of 'The West Wing' Re-Unites For "Walk And Talk The Vote" Video

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 20, 2012 @ 7:00 PM
It was only a few short months ago that everyone was up in arms over whether or not Aaron Sorkin's HBO drama 'The Newsroom' was either his best work to date, or a pale imitation of beloved past dramas like 'The West Wing.'  Well, regardless of how you feel, nostalgia seems ot have won the day as the entire cast of 'The West Wing' has reunited to deliver a special political message in a new video!  But what cause could bring such Hollywood greats together again for a 'West Wing' reunion?