Fox is bringing home the Bacon.
For his first regular series role since playing troubled teen lush Tim "TJ" Werner on CBS' Guiding Light in 1981, Kevin Bacon is going even darker, and it's a killer fit. Just don't call The Following another police procedural. Even though the ink-black thriller centers on the hunt for a madman's cult of homicidal fans, "I was not interested in playing that procedural formula," says Bacon, 54, looking relaxed and boyishly shaggy in his trailer on the show's Brooklyn set. "That is something I asked about a lot."
"I'm a really curious person ... I'd be interested in studies on violence in entertainment and the correlation of violence in real life," FX chief John Landgraf told reporters at the FX winter previews Wednesday. "If we find meaningful correlations, we should act on those correlations."
Landgraf, whose network airs the sometimes brutally violent Sons of Anarchy, was responding to the inevitable questions about violence and responsibility question that has been prevalent at the Television Critics Association tour this month. Although he pointed out that the U.S. and U.K. consume the same violent media (The Walking Dead is the No. 1 cable show in England), violent gun deaths are significantly higher in the States. He theorized that it is differences in the countries' gun-control policies ...
Charlie Sheen now plays a therapist on Anger Management, but he may be getting a visit from his old head doctor.
Jane Lynch, who played Charlie's shrink on Two and a Half Men, may guest-star on Sheen's FX sitcom, the star revealed at Fox's winter TV preview event Tuesday night. "We have Jane Lynch coming...
Selma Blair, Charlie Sheen
To say Selma Blair made an impression during her audition for Anger Management might be an understatement.
In this exclusive clip from the Charlie Sheen comedy's Season 1 DVD (available Tuesday, Jan. 8.), Sheen, Blair and executive producer Bruce Helford share behind-the-scenes scoop from Blair's audition for the role of Kate, Charlie's therapist, best friend whom he's also sleeping with. "I remember she read with her...
Charlie Sheen is in hot water after he was videotaped using a homophobic slur at an event Friday in Mexico.
In a video obtained by TMZ and filmed at the opening of his new bar at...
Brooke Mueller has left rehab after six days, TMZ reports.
Are you a fan of Lindsay Lohan and Storage Wars? Then have we got a potential Christmas gift for you.
TMZ reports that Lohan's storage unit may be up for auction this month because she owes...
Before Brooke Mueller checked into rehab for the 19th time, she turned to a familiar face to take care of her twins with Charlie Sheen: Denise Richards!
According to E! Online, Mueller...
Charlie Sheen is no Grinch.
The Anger Management actor recently cut a $75,000 check to help a little girl who is fighting cancer, TMZ.com reports.
Only a few days after being hospitalized, Brooke Mueller is back in rehab for the 19th time, TMZ reports.
Charlie Sheen's ex-wife entered a facility Monday night seeking treatment for an addiction to Adderall, her lawyer, Yale Galanter, tells the site.