Jennifer Irwin, Danny McBride, Bo Mitchell
Baseball has had it rough this week, and it's about to get even rougher on Sunday when Eastbound & Down (10:30 pm/ET, HBO) hits the airwaves and introduces the world to the man, the myth, the legend that is Kenny Powers. Washed-up, cocky, uncensored and 100 percent redneck, Powers (Danny McBride) is a former hot-shot pitcher who finds himself back in his North Carolina hometown teaching gym after hitting the skids. McBride (Pineapple Express, Tropic Thunder) created the six-episode series with his college buddies Jody Hill and Ben Best, and chatted with TVGuide.com about the comedy's inspiration, his awesome hairstyles and why it's about time the bad guy finishes first.
TVGuide.com: Did you always want to do TV?
Danny McBride: I made The Foot Fist Way with [Hill and Best], and at the time, we would watch a lot of ...
Keri Russell has joined Brendan Fraser and Harrison Ford in CBS Films' first movie, an as-yet-untitled medical drama.
Based on a true story, the film revolves around John Crowley (Fraser), who joins forces with Ford's unconventional doctor to find a cure for his children's rare genetic disorder. Russell will play ...
Less than a week after nabbing her first Grammy Award, Jennifer Hudson continued her winning ways at Thursday's NAACP Image Awards, where she scooped up three trophies.
"This is where we come from," Hudson said. "So it's always an honor to come home and feel welcome and to feel the love. I really cherish this and appreciate it."
The singer/actress won new artist, outstanding collaboration ("I'm Only His Woman" featuring Fantasia) and best album for her eponymous debut. Hudson's film, The Secret Life of Bees, won best picture. She was also nominated for her supporting work in the drama, but lost to ...
Poor Molly Kagen. She got dumped by her husband and now her cable network is kicking her to the curb. USA has canceled The Starter Wife due to low ratings, Variety reports.
Based on Gigi Levangie Grazer's bestseller of the same name, Wife, starring Debra Messing, was adapted into a weekly series last year after the six-hour miniseries netted 5 million viewers in 2007. The series, though, only attracted an average of ...
Julianne Hough and Chuck Wicks
If you think Julianne Hough might go easy on Chuck Wicks, her partner on Dancing with the Stars and in life, you're sadly mistaken.
"I might kick him in the butt a little harder than with my other partners!" Hough tells People. "I'm definitely a 'crack the whip' type of person. He was like ...
Season 5 of Rescue Me has yet to premiere, but fans of the FX hit can already look forward to Season 6. The cable network has renewed the Denis Leary show for an 18-episode sixth season.
"Rescue Me is one of the very best series on television and a tentpole program for FX," said FX president John Landgraf. "We're amazed by ...
Kevin Costner and Christine Baumgartner
Kevin Costner has another cowboy on his hands. The Oscar winner and his wife, Christine Baumgartner, welcomed their second son on Thursday, The Associated Press reports.
Hayes Logan was born in Los Angeles and tipped the scales at 8 pounds 15 ounces. Costner recently told AP radio he chose ...
It's a girl for KISS frontman Paul Stanley.
The rocker's wife, Erin, gave birth to a daughter named Sarah Brianna on Jan. 28. "The KISS Army has a new princess and her name is Sarah Brianna," Stanley told People. "Erin and I feel ...
Josh Brolin, Anthony Hopkins
Woody Allen has found his newest leading men in Josh Brolin and Anthony Hopkins. The actors are the first to be cast in Allen's new ensemble film.
In typical cryptic Allen fashion, details ...