NBC is rarely one to learn the right lessons from success, so how best to follow a thriving Will & Grace revival? Why, undoing any goodwill from The Office series finale, of course, and plotting an official revival for the 2018-19 season!
The Marvel Cinematic Universe, now in its eighth year, has been known to kickstart a lot of otherwise unknown actors’ careers, and give some their big break while rebooting others’ careers. While Robert Downey Jr. definitely had the biggest name at the start, it wasn’t easy for Jon Favreau to convince the Marvel execs that he was right for Tony Stark, but we’re all so glad he did. Chris Evans’ only other blockbuster credit was as the Human Torch in Fox’s Fantastic Four (2005) and its ill-fated sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), but his chiseled jawline soon landed him the title role in 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger.
Matt Damon will be stepping behind the camera for the first time — following the example of Clint Eastwood, George Clooney and Ron Howard — for a film he co-wrote with ‘The Office’s’ John Krasinski.
Both Damon and Krasinski will also act in this yet-to-be-titled drama, of which Damon is starring.
Actors Jason Segel, John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, and Alison Brie had quite a night.
After first singing ‘Brown Eyed Girl’ to a blow-up doll at a bachelorette party, Segel and Krasinski descended on a karaoke bar and (badly) crooned a Joe Cocker cover of The Beatles classic ‘With A Little Help From My Friends.’ Not to be outdone, Blunt and Brie then took to the stage for a rousing rendition of 80s