Screen Actors Guild announces 2023 nominations; see the full list
The 29th Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced on Wednesday with Ashley Park and Haley Lu Richardson revealing the picks on Instagram. >> Read more trending newsThe SAG awards honor both television and film performances. The ceremony will be held Sunday, Feb. 26, at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles and streamed live. Here is the list of nominees:Television AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries· Steve Carell, “The Patient”· Taron Edgerton, “Blackbird”· Sam Elliott, “1883″· Paul Walter Houser, “Blackbird”· Evan Peters, “Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story”Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries· Emily Blunt, “The English”· Jessica Chastain, “George & Tammy”· Julia Garner, “Inventing Anna”· Niecy Nash-Betts, “Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story”· Amanda Seyfried, “The Dropout”Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series· Jonathan Banks, “Better Call Saul”· Jason Bateman, “Ozark”· Jeff Bridges, “The Old Man”· Bob Odenkirk, “Better Call Saul”· Adam Scott, “Severance”Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series· Jennifer Coolidge, “The White Lotus”· Elizabeth Debicki, “The Crown”· Julia Garner, “Ozark”· Laura Linney, “Ozark”· Zendaya, “Euphoria”Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series· Anthony Carrigan, “Barry”· Bill Hader, “Barry”· Steve Martin, “Only Murders in the Building”· Martin Short, “Only Murders in the Building”· Jeremy Allen White, “The Bear”Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series· Christina Applegate, “Dead to Me”· Rachel Brosnahan, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”· Quinta Brunson, “Abbott Elementary”· Jenna Ortega, “Wednesday”· Jean Smart, “Hacks”Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series· “Better Call Saul”· “The Crown”· “Ozark”· “Severance”· “The White Lotus”Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series· “Abbott Elementary”· “Barry”· “The Bear”· “Hacks”· “Only Murders in the Building”Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series· “Andor”· “The Boys”· “House of the Dragon”· “Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”· “Stranger Things”Motion Picture AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role· Austin Butler, “Elvis”· Colin Farrell, “The Banshees of Inisherin”· Brendan Fraser, “The Whale”· Bill Nighy, “Living”· Adam Sandler, “The Hustle”Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role· Cate Blanchett, “TÁR”· Viola Davis, “The Woman King”· Ana de Armas, “Blonde”· Danielle Deadwyler, “Till”· Michelle Yeoh, “Everything Everywhere All at Once”Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role· Paul Dano, “The Fabelmans”· Brendan Gleeson, “The Banshees of Inisherin”· Barry Keoghan, “The Banshees of Inisherin”· Ke Huy Quan, “Everything Everywhere All at Once”· Eddie Redmayne, “The Good Nurse”Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role· Angela Bassett, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”· Hong Chau, “The Whale”· Kerry Condon, “The Banshees of Inisherin”· Jamie-Lee Curtis, “Everything Everywhere All at Once”· Stephanie Hsu, “Everything Everywhere All at Once”Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture· “Babylon”· “The Banshees of Inisherin”· “Everything Everywhere All at Once”· “The Fabelmans”· “Women Talking”Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture· “Avatar: The Way of Water”· “The Batman”· “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”· “Top Gun: Maverick”· “The Woman King”©2022 Cox Media Groupwftv.com
‘Minions’ set box office on fire with $108.5 million debut
Film Review - Minions: The Rise of Gru This image released by Universal Pictures shows Stuart the Minion in a scene from "Minions: The Rise of Gru." Minions: The Rise of Gru " brought in an estimated $108.5 million in ticket sales from 4,391 screens in North America, Universal Pictures said Sunday. Including international showings, where “Minions: The Rise of Gru" is playing in 61 markets, its worldwide gross is sitting at $202.2 million through Sunday. “Minions: The Rise of Gru” serves as further proof that family audiences are willing to go back to the movie theater. The sequel to the 2015 film "Minions" was originally slated for a July 2020 release.wftv.com
There are 4 types of bosses. Here's the one you want to work for—and why experts say they're the most coveted
All managers tend to fall one of four approaches. Sari Wilde, a work expert and lead researcher at Gartner, breaks down the four types — and shares the one is that is most successful in developing their employees skills and career path.cnbc.com
New this week: 'Cry Macho,' McCreery and 'The Morning Show'
This week’s new entertainment releases include new music from Lindsey Buckingham and Scott McCreery, as well as the return of Clint Eastwood, who has gone back to his Western roots with “Cry Macho,” starring as a former rodeo star hired to bring a young man in Mexico back to his father in the U.S. Fans of TV's “The Morning Show” will also get to see Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell and Billy Crudup kick off Season 2.
U.S. Catholic bishops may push Biden to stop taking Communion
When U.S. Catholic bishops hold their next national meeting in June, they’ll be deciding whether to send a tougher-than-ever message to President Joe Biden and other Catholic politicians: Don’t receive Communion if you persist in public advocacy of abortion rights.news.yahoo.com
The first two seasons of 'The Office' will be free on NBCUniversal's Peacock but the rest is paywalled
Novak as Ryan HowardHappy holidays, "The Office" fans -- you're about to get the first two seasons of the comedy series for free. Seasons 1 and 2 of "The Office" will be available on the free version of Peacock, NBCUniversal's streaming service, the company said Monday. "The Office," for years Netflix's most-watched series, will be exclusively available to Peacock subscribers starting Jan. 4, 2021. In addition to "The Office" episodes, NBCUniversal will release behind-the-scenes footage and interviews and never-before-seen clips and deleted scenes for premium subscribers. NBCUniversal projected in January that 30 million to 35 million Peacock accounts will be active by 2024.cnbc.com
Jon Stewart will be back in the host's chair for Apple TV+
LOS ANGELES – Jon Stewart is returning to TV, more than five years after bowing out as host of “The Daily Show” and with a new home at Apple TV+. Stewart will host an hour-long, current affairs series that will explore topics of national interest as well as his advocacy work, the streaming service said Tuesday. Each season of the show will have a companion podcast to “continue the discussion,” Apple TV+ said. The platform also has a deal with Stewart and his production company that gives it first shot at other projects. Stewart, writer and director of the recent film “Irresistible" with Steve Carell and Rose Byrne, is also an executive producer for CBS' “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.”Stewart will be an executive producer along with host of his new Apple TV+ show, with the title yet to be announced.
Second City comedy theater for sale, 2nd time in 60 years
CHICAGO – Chicago’s Second City comedy theater — where performers including Bill Murray, Steve Carell and Jordan Peele honed their skills — has been put up for sale. In a statement released Tuesday, co-owner Andrew Alexander said a sale presents the opportunity for Second City to succeed well into the future. Privately held throughout its 61-year history, Second City suspended all its shows and classes in early March until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Second City is co-owned by Alexander and D’Arcy Stuart, although its president, Steve Johnston, also has a small equity share. The theater was sold once before in the years after Bernie Sahlins, Howard Alk and Paul Sills launched the comedy theater in 1959.
A sweep for ‘Schitt’s Creek,’ ‘Succession’ tops Emmy Awards
(The Television Academy and ABC Entertainment via AP)LOS ANGELES – “Schitt's Creek,” the little Canadian show about a fish-out-of-water family, made history at Sunday's Emmy Awards with a comedy awards sweep, something even TV greats including “Frasier” and “Modern Family” failed to achieve. The awards for Pop TV's “Schitt's Creek” included best comedy series and trophies for its stars, including Catherine O'Hara and father-son Eugene and Daniel Levy. Moments later, his son won the award for comedy writing for “Schitt's Creek” episode, then shared a directing award and captured the supporting actor comedy trophy. As “Schitt’s Creek” gobbled up comedy awards, that left acclaimed “Insecure” and its creator Issa Rae empty-handed. But Black stories, Black performances and Black Lives Matter,” he said, urging Kimmel to shout with him.
Screen Actors Guild Awards could offer Oscars preview
FILE - This Jan. 15, 2019 file photo shows finished Actor statuettes displayed during the 25th Annual Casting of the Screen Actors Guild Awards at American Fine Arts Foundry in Burbank, Calif. The 26th Annual SAG Awards will held on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
What to watch out for when shopping online from work this Cyber Monday
Justin Lubin | NBCU Photo BankIf you're like many workers, you'll be shopping online while you're working today. A recent survey from Robert Half Technology, a human resources consulting company, found that 52% of employees plan to shop online this Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday is the most popular day for online shopping at work or "workshopping" according to 43% of those surveyed, followed by Amazon Prime day, with 38%. Another group that's most likely to search for goods at work: working parents. When online shopping at work, you also run the risk of giving those bad actors access to your company server, which can cause all kinds of problems, said Bill Driscoll, senior district president at Robert Half Technology.cnbc.com
'The Morning Show' sounds muted alarm for Apple TV+
Actors Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston speak during an Apple product launch event at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park on March 25, 2019, in Cupertino, California. CNN's Brian Stelter -- author of the "Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV" -- is a consulting producer on the series, which is clearly informed by that 2013 book's insights about the inner workings of morning television. (Apple TV+ has three more shows launching this week as part of its opening salvo, reviews to come.) To the extent "The Morning Show" is Apple's way of sounding the alarm for its new service, feel safe to hit the "snooze" button. "The Morning Show" premieres Nov. 1 on Apple TV+.
Find out what Dundie Award you'll win from 'The Office'
Anyone who has watched "The Office" knows there are so many iconic episodes throughout its nine-season run. Another iconic moment in the show's history is the Dundie Awards, a fake awards show that Michael has at the local Scranton Chili's Restaurant. Ryan won "Hottest In The Office" and Kevin won the Dont Go In There After Me award. Website Moneypenny decided to have some fun with the iconic moment and created a Dundie Award Generator that will award you with your very own Dundie. All you have to do is answer some work day-related questions and you'll get an "Office"-themed Dundie.
Apple releases first look at star-powered drama 'The Morning Show'
CNN imageCUPERTINO, Calif. - Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell and Jennifer Aniston are ready to give viewers the full story on "The Morning Show," a new drama coming to Apple TV+. Apple on Monday released the first look at the series, which is set to debut this fall. The overlapping voices of Witherspoon, Carell and Aniston are also heard in a cacophony of dramatic moments. "I'm a journalist, I can feel when the world needs me," Carell can be heard saying at one point. "The Morning Show" was one of several shows Apple highlighted earlier this year at an event previewing the content coming to the forthcoming streaming service.
11 of the biggest surprises right now on Cameo
Here are a few other expensive prices that caught us off guard ...Chris Harrison for $550 -- OK Bachelor Nation, apparently youre willing to pony up! Basketball, tooKareem Abdul Jabbar and Gary Payton were at the top of their game, and now theyre just out here making Cameos. And if youre a fan of ABCs The Bachelor or The Bachelorette, wait a few seasons before ordering a Cameo from your favorite lead. Nick Viall, for example, was The Bachelor in 2017, and a video clip from him will set you back $75. Getty Images Robert Griffin III (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Finally, you can order a Cameo from a dog.
NBC is removing 'The Office' from Netflix in 2021 and putting it on its new streaming service
NBC has decided to remove "The Office" from Netflix in 2021 and include the show in the company's new streaming service. The move bolsters the potential appeal of NBC's ad-supported streaming service, which is set to launch in the first quarter of 2020. "We can't wait to welcome the gang from Dunder Mifflin to NBCUniversal's new streaming service." Still, the decision may convince more people to sign up for NBC's streaming service, which will be driven by advertising revenue tied to eyeballs. AT&T's WarnerMedia, which is also launching its own streaming service, is planning eventually to add "Friends" and other shows from Netflix to bolster its streaming service, which it hopes will draw at least 70 million subscribers.cnbc.com
"Twin Peaks" to return to TV
"Twin Peaks" to return to TV Cult classic TV mystery "Twin Peaks" will return to Showtime in 2016. Plus, Steve Carell and Jennifer Garner star in "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day," which opens Friday. Suzanne Marques reports on the day's top entertainment news.cbsnews.com