B.J. Novak Celebrity Watchlist

Blessed with an offbeat sense of humor, this Harvard graduate snagged his first professional entertainment job — as a writer for the short-lived sitcom Raising Dad — three days after finishing college in 2001. Once the show folded, Novak turned to stand-up… (more)

Birth Name: Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak

Birth Place: Newton, MA

Profession: Actor, Writer, Comedian

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Postmortem:The Newsroom Star Breaks Down That Shocking Death

[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from Sunday's penultimate episode of The Newsroom. Read at your own risk.]The Newsroom usually milks its drama from the real-life news stories the show's fictional characters are cov… Read more

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The Read Around: B. J. Novak
02:21 — B. J. Novak, whose debut collection of fiction is "One More Thing," says, "I love to act, but I'm always thinking with the mind of a writer."
Sally Field, Part 2
03:29 — Sally Field talks about her prolific career and takes a walk down memory lane.
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04:34 — B.J. Novak talks about his new children's book "The Book with No Pictures."
Sally Field, Part 1
03:37 — Sally Field talks her new role as Aunt May in the upcoming movie "The Amazing Spider-Man 2."

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Sat Dec 3 5:00pm
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 FX

Spider-Man fights a new villain called Electro, and romances his high-school sweetheart Gwen Stacy. Meanwhile, his childhood friend Harry Osborn is named the CEO of Oscorp, a nefarious company connected to the disappearance of Peter Parker's parents.

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Sun Dec 4 3:00pm
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 FX

Spider-Man fights a new villain called Electro, and romances his high-school sweetheart Gwen Stacy. Meanwhile, his childhood friend Harry Osborn is named the CEO of Oscorp, a nefarious company connected to the disappearance of Peter Parker's parents.

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Tue Dec 6 4:50pm
Knocked Up MOMAX

A mistake one-night stand becomes much more when a rising star TV personality realizes she's pregnant. A lifetime slacker is then thrust into responsibilities of fatherhood in this romp.

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  • Birth Name: Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak
  • Birth Place: Newton, MA
  • Profession: Actor, Writer, Comedian

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