Kate Williamson, who played Mrs. Rodgers on Ellen, died Friday,Deadline reports. She was 83.
Williamson, born Robina Jane Sparks, passed away in her Enicno, Calif., home. Her husband Al Ruscio, who appeared in The Godfatherand on Seinfeld, had passed away on Nov. 12.
What does Sonny Corleone have in common with James Caan's Back in the Game character? Ruthlessness.
At the Television Critics Association fall previews on Sunday, showrunners Robb and Mark Cullen revealed childhood memories of their father, who inspired Caan's Back in the Game character Terry "The Cannon" Gannon.
This week, in conjunction with the Netflix premiere of Arrested Development's fourth season, the folks over at Slacktory created a mashup highlighting similarities between the comedy series and The Godfather, while the ladies behind the web series "Cinema & Spice" made frozen banana bites. A Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunion happened on The Graham Norton Show, and Andy Cohen quizzed Melissa Joan Hart and Khloe Kardashian about '90s TV theme songs on Watch What Happens: Live. And Jimmy Fallon parodied Game of Thrones with a digital short called Game of Desks. Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:
Oprah Winfrey can add yet another title to her resume: Oscar winner. The former talk show host, who was nominated for 1985's The Color Purple, received the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, given for philanthropic efforts.
"I never imagined receiving an Oscar, especially for doing what is part of my calling, part of my...
Oprah Winfrey will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, while James Earl Jones and makeup artist Dick Smith will receive Honorary Oscars at this year's Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Wednesday.
All three will receive their statuettes Nov. 12 at the third annual Governors Awards.
2012 Oscars date announced
Winfrey, a supporting actress nominee for 1985's The Color Purple, will be recognized for her extensive philanthropic efforts. She is the 34th Jean Hersholt recipient and the first since ...
Al Pacino is joining another mob family. The Godfather alum will star in Gotti: Three Generations, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Kelly Preston to play John Travolta's wife in Gotti film
Pacino will play Gambino crime family underboss Neil Dellacroce, an associate ...
Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola received the Irving G. Thalberg award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science's over the weekend during an Oscar ceremony in Los Angeles.
"I've learned how to spend money, and Francis has learned how to make it," producer George Lucas said during his tribute to Coppola.
As the Blue Bloods cop most likely to shove a perp's head in a toilet, Danny Reagan (Donnie Wahlberg) makes it hard to tell which side of the law he's on. "He's a gray guy," says Wahlberg. "Is anyone really good or bad?" Though Danny exercises a little flexibility with constitutional rights, he's always a stand-up older brother to the youngest Reagan, Jamie (Will Estes), who recently joined the force...
It's a bold analogy, but Blue Bloods star Will Estes will make it anyway.
After learning of the secret society twist in the CBS family cop drama, the actor says he immediately thought of another famed celluloid clan — albeit one on the other side of the law.
"It reminds me of ...
Grab a few boxes of tissues, a pint of ice cream or a bottle of wine, because — according to KaDee Strickland — these are things you'll need while watching the season finale of Private Practice.
"It's very Godfather-y," adds Paul Adelstein. "Everything gets wrapped up. Today we settle all family business." So what business needs to be settled? Get the scoop on the devastating season finale — which includes at least one death — straight from the cast below: