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11/2/2015 at 6:30 p.m.
Elaine May Will Direct the PBS ‘American Masters’ Documentary on Mike Nichols
Get ready to revisit the work of comedy duo Nichols and May early next year. According to Entertainment Weekly, PBS announced today that the season 30 premiere of its documentary series American Masters will focus on the life and work of Mike [...]
By Megh Wright
12/31/2014 at 11:00 a.m.
The Comedy Legends We Lost in 2014
We lost several funny people of note in 2014, but the year was a real doozy for comedy legends in particular, including writer/directors, TV announcers, critical mentors, and legendary performers we grew up watching. Many of the people below [...]
By Erica Lies
11/21/2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Remembering Mike Nichols the Performer
As you no doubt already heard, yesterday marked the passing of a man the media has aptly named an “entertainment icon” by the name of Mike Nichols. Mike earned his icon status by performing just about every major task one can perform in the [...]
By Ramsey Ess
11/20/2014 at 3:45 p.m.
Direction and Misdirection: An Appreciation of Mike Nichols, 1931–2014
"Two countries, three names, four wives, innumerable lives."
By Jesse Green
11/20/2014 at 2:29 p.m.
Frank Rich Remembers Mike Nichols
Looking back on a career like few others.
By Frank Rich
11/20/2014 at 11:25 a.m.
8 Great Mike Nichols Movies (and 4 Wonderful Comedy Sketches)
A career long and wide.
By Nick Schager
11/20/2014 at 9:05 a.m.
Film, Theater, and Comedy Legend Mike Nichols Dead at 83
The Graduate and EGOT winner.
By Jesse David Fox
10/10/2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Bill Hader Cried When He Met Mike Nichols
Here's the latest episode of Conan's web series Starstruck, in which famous people tell stories about times they met other famous people and had weird emotions about it. Here, guest Bill Hader details an interaction with comedian and filmmaker [...]
By Bradford Evans
6/19/2013 at 10:00 a.m.
See Exclusive Photos of Rachel Weisz and Daniel Craig Rehearsing for Their New Broadway Show
They will star in a Mike Nichols production of Harold Pinter's
By Gilbert Cruz
3/15/2012 at 10:00 p.m.
Theater Review: Mike Nichols’s Staggering New
Death of a Salesman Goes Back to the Source
Starring Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield.
By Scott Brown
9/29/2010 at 10:45 a.m.
Philip Seymour Hoffman to Do
Salesman on Broadway
He'll reprise the role he played in high school.
By Lane Brown
9/22/2010 at 9:45 p.m.
Meryl Streep, James Gandolfini, and Philip Seymour Hoffman May Team for
Great Hope Springs
With Mike Nichols directing.
By Claude Brodesser-Akner and Kyle Buchanan
4/13/2010 at 2:00 a.m.
Industry Roundup: Kevin Bacon to Steal Steve Carell’s Wife
Plus: Chris Rock takes on Kurosawa for his next remake.
By Adam K. Raymond
8/17/2009 at 9:00 a.m.
Will Ferrell, Brad Pitt, and Jonah Hill to Fight Crime, Each Other
Plus: Finally, a 'White Chicks' sequel.
By Amos Barshad
10/29/2008 at 9:00 a.m.
Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau Are Going to Be So Sick of Each Other
Plus: Yep, they're doing a new 'Melrose Place.'
By Adam Raymond
4/16/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
Will ‘The Country Girl’ Be a Hit or a Flop? Either Way, Michael Riedel's Covered
Riedel, happily for the rest of us, is one of the few entertainment writers who just puts into print the stuff everyone is talking about.
12/21/2007 at 3:15 p.m.
Oscar Futures: Does ‘Into the Wild’ Have a Shot?
A handful of Screen Actors Guild Award nominations make Sean Penn's film a player again.
10/11/2007 at 8:30 a.m.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Jake Gyllenhaal Chase the Same Role
Plus industry news on Will Smith, Michael Mann, and Captain Kirk.
10/3/2007 at 8:33 a.m.
Vin Diesel and Paul Walker, Reunited and It Feels So Good
Plus industry news on Natalie Portman, Mike Nichols, and that racist bastard Tintin.
8/9/2007 at 2:32 p.m.
The Buddy List: The Fifteen Most Dynamic Duos in Pop Culture History
Who are the best buddies of all time — in movies, literature, TV, and music?