When Krysten Ritter signed on as the titular character in Netflix's noir drama "Marvel's Jessica Jones," she was drawn to the idea of the series serving as a psychological character study.
Crashing into street signs would come later.
Deviating from the norm of most Marvel screen properties, the drama is CGI-deficient and relies almost entirely on practical effects and stunts.Read more
The 2016 Tony Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning, and beyond the record 16 nominations for "Hamilton," there were strong showings for "Shuffle Along," "She Loves Me," "Eclipsed," "The Humans" and "Bright Star."Read more
Louie Anderson's aching, vulnerable and, yes, at times funny turn as Zach Galifianakis' mom on the first-year FX series "Baskets" has been one of the most welcome surprises of this television year.
The show's creators — Louis C.K., Jonathan Krisel and Galifianakis — came to Anderson, remembering the way the comic had included his mother's voice in his act for the past 30 years.Read more
Production on the third season of Amazon’s “Mozart in the Jungle” starts this summer and lead actor Gael Garcia Bernal steps back into his role as superstar conductor Rodrigo de Souza being able to boast two things: that he is a Golden Globe winner and that he has conducted the L.A. Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.Read more
For Elijah Krantz on HBO’s “Girls,” Season 5 was a journey of moving past being a bystander to the romance chaos and actually opening himself up to love — even if only temporarily.
The season saw Elijah, played by Andrew Rannells, find the promise of a real, adult relationship in smooth news anchor Dill Harcourt (Corey Stoll).Read more