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JANE LYNCH TO PORTRAY RIGHT-WING CANDIDATE ON GLEE

September 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Jane Lynch, who hosted Sunday night’s Emmy awards — and received mostly positive notices — is likely to find herself in a political windstorm as her character on Fox’s Glee, the PE teacher Sue Sylvester, runs for Congress on an ultra-right-wing platform. “This is unbelievably typical of Glee, which has become the most subversive show […]

HBO’S BOARDWALK EMPIRE BIG WINNER AT GOLDEN GLOBES

January 17, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

HBO’s lavishly produced series Boardwalk Empire, set in Atlantic City during Prohibition, won the Golden Globe Sunday night as television’s best dramatic series, while its star, Steve Buscemi, won the best actor award in a TV drama. Some critics observed that the competition, like the Emmy awards, was unfair. No broadcast network can spend as […]

ECLIPSE ECLIPSES ALL OTHERS AT PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

January 6, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

It’s not likely to win the Oscar for best film — or even to garner a nomination — but The Twilight Saga: Eclipse was the People’s Choice winner for best overall movie Monday night. It also won for favorite drama, favorite onscreen team (Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, and Robert Pattinson), and best actress (Stewart). Toy […]