Sep 24, 2012 07:01 EDT
Terrorism-themed spy thriller "Homeland" ended cult retro show "Mad Men"'s four-year run as best drama at the annual Emmy awards late Sunday, while "Modern Family" retained the best comedy crown.
Dec 14, 2011 10:29 EST
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Screen Actors Guild on Wednesday picked nominees for best performances of 2011 in movies and television. While the group that represents actors honors TV performances, the SAG Awards are more closely watched for their impact in the race for Oscars.
Oct 21, 2011 20:00 EDT
If Andrew Dice Clay ever tires of the road, he might well turn his bedroom into a comedy club. It's outfitted with a dozen lava lamps, a chair designed as a giant high-heeled shoe, beads hanging from the ceiling and even a VIP area."That's the closet," he says. "But it's only that way at night. During the day, it's a regular bedroom."
Sep 19, 2011 17:27 EDT
Charlie Sheen's former co-star Jon Cryer lauded the troubled actor Monday for burying the hatchet with the makers of "Two and a Half Men," while adding that being sacked probably saved his life.
Sep 07, 2011 15:35 EDT
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - In his first joint interview with new "Two and a Half Men" costar Ashton Kutcher and the returning Angus T. Jones, Jon Cryer says he doesn't even have Charlie Sheen's phone number anymore.
Aug 22, 2011 20:00 EDT
'Glee's' Chris Colfer says he believes either Ty Burrell or Ed O'Neill of 'Modern Family' will best him for an Emmy. ?Glee's Chris Colfer says he believes either Ty Burrell or Ed O'Neill of Modern Family will best him for an Emmy. Colfer is one of the three men nominated for an Emmy in the supporting comedy actor category who plays a gay man on television. The other two are Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet, who play gay couple Mitchell Pritchett and Cameron Tucker on the ABC Wednesday night sitcom Modern Family. Colfer and Ferguson are also openly gay. The three will compete against Modern Family co-stars Ty Burrell and Ed O'Neill and Two and Half Men's Jon Cryer. When asked about his chances of taking home the statue, Colfer, who plays gay student Kurt Hummel on the Fox musical-comedy Glee, said he would pick either Burrell or O'Neill to win. ?I think, for me, I think Ty is a great guy,? he told the Huffington Post. ?They're all fantastic guys. I think Ty deserves it, but the
Jul 14, 2011 10:48 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Following is a list of nominees in key categories for Emmy Awards, the highest honors in U.S. television, announced on Thursday. The Emmys are given by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in a ceremony that will be broadcast on September 18 by the Fox network.
May 13, 2011 20:41 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor Ashton Kutcher is joining a revamped version of the top-rated TV comedy "Two and A Half Men", CBS said on Friday, ending months of disarray after the acrimonious firing of wayward star Charlie Sheen.
Apr 28, 2011 18:58 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The relaunch of "Two and a Half Men" without Charlie Sheen is beginning to take shape.
Apr 08, 2011 16:40 EDT
NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - "Phone rings, door chimes, in comes company." So goes the title song from Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's innovative 1970 musical about marriage, commitment and New York neuroticism. But "Company" has perhaps never welcomed such a starry guest list as the one performing with the New York Philharmonic.
Jan 31, 2011 20:31 EST
LOS ANGELES (Back Stage) - "Grey's Anatomy" doctor Kevin McKidd has one special thing in common with Jensen Ackles ("Supernatural"), Jon Cryer ("Two and a Half Men"), David Boreanaz ("Angel," "Bones") and Zachary Levi ("Chuck"): All five actors have directed episodes -- in some cases several -- of the shows on which they star.
Jan 27, 2011 20:29 EST
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Charlie Sheen, America's highest paid TV actor, was hospitalized with severe abdominal pains on Thursday after he reportedly laughed too hard at the television during a marathon party.
Dec 22, 2010 02:20 EST
Earl Boykins, John Salmons lead Milwaukee to stunning 98-79 win over LA Lakers. With a lengthy road trip just behind them and the Miami Heat looming directly ahead, the Los Angeles Lakers were plenty aware the short-handed Milwaukee Bucks represented a potential trap.
Aug 11, 2010 18:10 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Hugh Laurie, Charlie Sheen, Matt Lauer, Ryan Seacrest and Oprah Winfrey are among TV's highest-paid performers in various categories, according to a newly released breakdown of star salaries from TV Guide.
Aug 03, 2010 23:51 EDT
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - This year's actor pool reflects an even mix of stalwarts and newcomers.
Jul 08, 2010 17:55 EDT
Emmy nominees `Glee,' `Modern Family' point to changing TV comedy, world. TV comedies aren't what they used to be, and viewers and the industry are signaling that's just fine with them.
Jul 08, 2010 11:11 EDT
List of Emmy Award nominations in major categories. Nominees in major categories for the 2010 Emmy Awards announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Jul 08, 2010 10:39 EDT
(Reuters) - Nominees for the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday, and following is a list of shows, actors and actresses in major categories who will vie for the U.S. television industry's top honors.
May 18, 2010 08:32 EDT
Charlie Sheen signs two-year deal to remain with CBS' 'Two and a Half Men'. CBS and fans of "Two and a Half Men" don't have to fret about subtracting Charlie Sheen from TV's top-rated sitcom.
Apr 02, 2010 11:19 EDT
Sheen wants to bow out of `Two and a Half Men' at season's end, says person close to him. Charlie Sheen is looking at a future without "Two and a Half Men."
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
Jon Cryer at the premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean, June 28, 2003
|Born||Jonathan Niven Cryer|
April 16, 1965
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, writer, film director, film producer|
|Spouse(s)||Sarah Trigger (1999–2004) 1 child|
Lisa Joyner (2007–present) 1 child