On TNT's hit Dallas--a continuation of the original series, set 21 years later--Jesse Metcalfe plays Bobby Ewing's adopted son Christopher, alongside such original Dallas stars as Patrick Duffy and Linda Gray. I just caught up with Jesse to find out what's cooking in Texas, TV-style. Hi, Jesse. Wh ... More >>
Put another joke in the Jukebox
The LAMC kicks off with a free outdoor show
Frances Stark creates a new soap opera
And feeling the love. While accepting an award for Moneyball, Brad recalled his first trip to NYC, which involved staying with a friend in the West Village so he could audition for a daytime soap opera.
I did once--and it was so not me. I mean, I'm usually much more passive aggressive about things.
The Chew won't have its premiere for another six weeks or so, but irate soap opera fans have already decided they hate it.
The worst thing that ever happened to Susan Lucci was finally winning the Emmy award in 1999. It suddenly made her less interesting than she was as a perennial bridesmaid, always longing for the validation of her peers. But she's still a legend--and really nice, despite the fact that her Al ... More >>
Hide under the covers at the Rattlestick Theater
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 14, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 44 From Soap Opera to Dope Opera by Andrew Sarris A Hollywood wag once defined a "woman's picture" as the kind of movie in which a wife commits adultery for most of the running time and then before the fi ... More >>
SATC writers turn their attention to the Midwest
Grant Delin31-year-old Kalup Linzy hit his professional stride--New York group shows a few months out of grad school, inclusion in the Studio Museum in Harlem's moment-defining 2005 group show Frequency--at the exact moment that a two-part technological innovation made good on its promise. First cam ... More >>
Stalling for time before channeling Tim Gunn and the ghosts of Leona and Anna Nicole