Shameless showrunner John Wells seeks the Real America in August: Osage County
August: Osage County is the Pulitzer winning play by Tracy Letts (see above) about the disappearance of a father and how it further spirals one of the more dysfunctional families in American literature. It was a powerful experience on Broadway, and now, inevitably, it's become a Meryl Streep movie. ... More >>
Elisabeth Moss and Jane Campion bring you Spring’s best new show
And I won't hear a word about which actress you haters feel should have played the title role. They got a real horse for this one, and at a special screening, the estimable Margo Martindale -- who plays Miss Ham, the trusted assistant to the humans -- chatted with me about her experience.