Norman Lear

Kevin Hart to play Gary Coleman role in ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ special

He’ll take on the part of Arnold Jackson in the 90-minute installment of “Live in Front of a Studio Audience” on Dec. 7.

Norman Lear and Jimmy Kimmel to Revive ‘Live in Front of a Studio Audience’ With ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ and ‘The Facts of Life’

Here’s what Willis is talkin’ about. Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear are bringing back their “Live in Front of a Studio Audience” franchise for a third edition this…

Why Dean Martin split with Jerry Lewis, adored Sinatra and pretended to drink

His famously boozy personality was in reality all smoking and mirrors, Martin’s daughter Deana tells The Post.

Define American Releases Best Practices Guide on Immigrant Representation in Film and TV (EXCLUSIVE)

Define American has released “Telling Authentic Immigrant Stories: A Reference Guide for the Entertainment Industry,” a best practices’ guide in telling immigrant stories, with a focus on film…

Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. Names Florida-Based Educator Neil Phillips as First-Ever Chief Diversity Officer

Public speaker, educator and entrepreneur Neil Phillips has been tapped by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to serve as its first-ever chief diversity officer. The hiring is the…

‘Pose’ Co-Creator Steven Canals Honored at Norman Lear Center’s Sentinel Awards

“Pose” co-creator Steven Canals was honored at The Norman Lear Center’s 2021 Sentinel Awards for the series’ accurate depiction of the HIV/AIDS epidemic amongst the LGBTQ community. “This…

Netflix Releases ‘True Story’ Trailer Starring Kevin Hart and Wesley Snipes (TV News Roundup)

Netflix released a trailer for “True Story” premiering on Nov. 24. Starring Kevin Hart and Wesley Snipes, the limited series is set during a comedy tour stop for…

Variety Wins Three Eddie & Ozzie Awards for Editorial Design and Excellence

Variety took home three Eddie & Ozzie Awards on Thursday night. The journalism prizes are awarded by Folio for editorial and design excellence, and they were handed out…

‘Pose,’ ‘Love, Victor,’ ‘Ya No Estoy Aquí’ Among Top 2021 Imagen Awards Winners (Full List)

Netflix’s “Ya No Estoy Aquí” (“I’m No Longer Here”), Hulu’s “Love, Victor,” FX’s “Pose” and Pop TV’s “One Day at a Time – Animated Special” were among the…

‘We Rise’: Hollywood Comes Together for Variety’s Power of Women Dinner

Katy Perry sang “What Makes a Woman.” Amanda Gorman recited “We Rise.” Lorde called for protection of the earth and indigenous peoples. Channing Dungey defined her power as…

Awards HQ Aug. 30: Emmy Viewing Party News, GLAAD Exec on ‘Pose’ Nominations, Cedric the Entertainer Exclusive, ‘Ted Lasso’ Backlash?

GLAAD’s Megan Townsend on the Historic Significance of ‘Pose’ at the Emmys (COLUMN) Megan Townsend, GLAAD’s director of entertainment media and analysis, is also the lead author and…

International Emmys Takes Back Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Honorary Emmy Award

The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has taken back the honorary Emmy it had awarded then-New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo last year. In a statement, the…