- Joseph Fiennes to play Michael Jackson in TV drama Updated: Jan-27-16 11:32 am
LONDON - Joseph Fiennes will star as Michael Jackson in a one-off TV comedy set to broadcast later this year - a casting decision that has added fuel to a raging debate about opportunities for non-white actors in movies and TV.
- Abe Vigoda, sad-eyed character actor, dead at 94 Updated: Jan-26-16 3:59 pm
NEW YORK - Character actor Abe Vigoda, whose leathery, sad-eyed face made him ideal for playing the over-the-hill detective Phil Fish in the 1970s TV series "Barney Miller" and the doomed Mafia soldier in "The Godfather," died Tuesday at age 94.
- Hanks salutes Denzel Washington as DeMille winner at Globes Updated: Jan-10-16 10:43 pm
NEW YORK - Denzel Washington was given the Golden Globe lifetime achievement award on Sunday, with his "Philadelphia" co-star Tom Hanks saluting him as an actor with the "mysterious power not just to hold our attention, but demand it."