He has always been most comfortable as a supporting player. The longest tenure on the show and an Emmy nomination have helped change that state of mind.
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Mr. Groening tries to get out from under the shadow of “The Simpsons” in a new animated series on Netflix that takes place in a realm of wizards and dragons.
Mr. Cranston will reprise his role as the unraveling news anchor Howard Beale in this adaptation of Paddy Chayefsky’s Academy Award-winning satire.
The chance to work together intrigued the stars enough to sign on to “The Spy Who Dumped Me,” the rare female-led buddy action comedy. Bonus: They bonded over reality TV.
Amid discussion about whether Apu is an Indian stereotype, Mr. Groening shares his feelings about the character and explains why the criticism caught him off guard.
“The Opposition,” a “Daily Show” spinoff that starred Mr. Klepper as a paranoid, conspiratorial broadcaster, is the latest show to fall short for the network at 11:30 p.m.
Lawrence Kasdan, whose credits include “The Empire Strikes Back,” “Return of the Jedi,” “The Force Awakens” and now “Solo,” looks back on a storied writing career.
The director stepped in when the original filmmaking team was fired. As for why he agreed to take over, well, we actually can’t print his answer.
In their first book, “Like Brothers,” the indie filmmaker siblings Jay and Mark Duplass recount their unlikely path to Hollywood and tell readers how to follow suit.