Jim Jefferies and Carrie Fisher
Before she reprises her role as Princess Leia in Star Wars: Episode VII, Carrie Fisher is putting in some TV time. The actress will play Angela Greenberg, an aggressive comedy-development exec who sets up a meeting with Jim (Jim Jefferies) on FXX's Legit later this season....
Between his film career, his charity work and his much-rumored dating life, George Clooney is usually too busy to get into feuds with other celebrities. However, in a new interview with Esquire magazine, Clooney has some fighting words for fellow A-listers Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe.
When it comes to DiCaprio, Clooney insults him where it really hurts — his basketball game! Clooney, who...
Jimmy Fallon and Harrison Ford
Jimmy Fallon just got his ear pierced ... on TV ... by Harrison Ford.
On Friday night's Late Night, Fallon told the audience that he wanted to be just like the Indiana Jones actor and so he was having him pierce his left ear.
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"What's the worst that could happen, I could get an infection?" Fallon asked. "Nah. You could bleed to death," Ford responded.
As Fallon squirmed in his chair, Ford put on his gloves and proceeded to do the job. Did Fallon pass out? Watch below (only if you're not squeamish):
Star Wars actor Richard LeParmentier has passed away. He was 66.
LeParmentier is best known for his role in 1977's Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, in which he played Darth Vader's cohort Admiral Conan Antonio Motti. Darth, using the "force," memorably strangled Motti, who was the Death Star commander, for disloyalty. Star Wars fans have long been fond of his short but memorable role.
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Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher
Harrison Ford has already said he's interested in reprising his role as Han Solo in the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII, and now his Star Wars co-stars Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher are looking to revive their characters Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia as well, according to reports.
It looks as if we could be meeting Richard Castle's dad next year. Exec producer Andrew Marlowe is considering an "explosively personal" February-sweeps two-parter of ABC's Castle that would introduce the patriarch in a way that would profoundly impact both his son's and granddaughter Alexis' lives.
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Almost three decades later, Harrison Ford is considering returning to the Star Wars franchise.
Entertainment Weekly cited a "highly placed source" connected to the recently announced Star Wars Episode VII as the bearer of great news.
Grey's Anatomy alum T.R. Knight has signed on to co-star in 42, the Jackie Robinson biopic from Legendary Pictures, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Knight, who played George O'Malley on the ABC medical drama, will portray...
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tia and Tamera Mowry are among GQ Magazine's Least Influential People of the Year.
Paltrow, who came in at No. 16 on the list that "salutes the great artisans of utter uselessness," was chosen for spending most of 2011 performing on awards shows, promoting her blog Goop, and releasing an "awful cookbook."
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
TNT is going by the book in its approach to launching what the network is calling Mystery Movie Night, reviving a classic genre of TV by leaning heavily on best-selling brand names in the first wave of six titles airing through December on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.