‘Big Sky’: Valerie Mahaffey Joins David E. Kelley’s Pi Drama Series For ABC

‘Big Sky’: Valerie Mahaffey Joins David E. Kelley’s Pi Drama Series For ABC Valerie Mahaffey (Dead To Me) has been cast opposite Brian Geraghty, Katheryn Winnick, Ryan Phillippe and Natalie Alyn Lind in Big Sky, ABC’s straight-to-series drama created and executive produced by ...

Carole Shelley Dead at 79

Carole Shelley, the Tony Award-winning actress who portrayed one of the Pigeon sisters in the stage, film and television versions of Neil Simon's The Odd Couple, has died. She was 79. Shelley passed ...

The 1991 memo that predicted Hollywood's future

In 1991, Jeffrey Katzenberg penned a legendary memo that called the future of Hollywood - and inspired Jerry Maguire. But what did it say? Feature On 11th January 1991, the-then head of The Walt ...

Remembering James Avery, Pete Seeger, Saul Zaentz and Other Reel-Important People We Lost This Month

Reel-Important People is a monthly column that highlights those individuals in or related to the movies who have left us in recent weeks. Below you'll find names big and small and from all areas of ...

Burton’s “Frankenweenie” One Sheet and Trailer

Burton’s “Frankenweenie” One Sheet and Trailer For some die hard fans of Tim Burton, Dark Shadows was not their highly most anticipated Burton film out this year. That honor goes to the stop motion, 3-D tale Frankenweenie, which is set to come out ...

Channel Guide: ‘Being Human’ Offers a Less-Campy Spin on Multi-Species Mysticism

Sy-Fy‘s Being Human made its second season debut last week, recussetating the nerd tv quotient in my life exponentially. Yes, I watch True Blood, and as you now know all-too-well, if it’s on PBS or ...

Don’t Go Into That Lake (Or Theater): A Review of Shark Night (2011)

Fuck you, David R. Ellis. There are so many filmmakers (and films) that are struggling to find an audience yet you keep weaseling your way into American (and even foreign…) multiplexes. I mean, there ...

Michael Sucsy Signs On To Direct Rosaline

Shawn Levy via his production company 21 Laps optioned the forthcoming teen lit novel Rosaline, by Rebecca Serle. Serle tweaked William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet with the 16th-century-set tale of ...

Michael Sucsy Signs On To Direct Rosaline

Shawn Levy via his production company 21 Laps optioned the forthcoming teen lit novel Rosaline, by Rebecca Serle. Serle tweaked William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet with the 16th-century-set tale of ...

Michael Sucsy Signs On To Direct Rosaline

Shawn Levy via his production company 21 Laps optioned the forthcoming teen lit novel Rosaline, by Rebecca Serle. Serle tweaked William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet with the 16th-century-set tale of ...

Disney Sets Tom Hanks and Tim Allen On ‘Jungle Cruise’

Have you ever wanted to see Woody and Buzz team up for a live-action film? Disney is in the business of making your dreams come true, and their latest project is looking to fulfill just that. Deadline ...

Lr's Rabbit Ears: A Look At SyFy's Being Human

I'm just as sick of the current Vampire craze as anyone. Seems like every magazine cover features the bloodsuckers of Twilight, The Vampire Diaries and True Blood. Though the latter is a show that ...

'Being Human': How did it compare to the British version? Will you continue watching?

'Being Human': How did it compare to the British version? Will you continue watching? I have never wanted an answer to a question in a PopWatch headline more than I do now — the former inquiry being the most pressing. The reason for my eagerness is because I’m not one of those cool ...

Pajiba's 4th Annual (Sh)it List

Each year for the past three, we here at Pajiba have compiled our Annual (Sh)it List, something of a riff on Entertainment Weekly's "It List," which explicates the ten trends, people, ideas, etc. of ...

Demonstrating the Importance of Directors By Highlighting the Failures of Screenwriters | A Pajiba Contest

I attempted a lengthy explanation to describe the point I'm trying to make with the examples below, but my own circular logic eventually short-circuited my brain and I deleted it. So, draw your own ...

Stuntman Danny Aiello, III is Dead

By Harris Lentz, III Danny Aiello, III was the son of character actor Danny Aiello II, and a leading stuntman in films and television for over 30 years. He was born in Bronx, New York, on January ...