Allison Janney

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?