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Mindy Project Exclusive: A Conversation With Ike Barinholtz… as Chris Messina and James Franco


Ever wonder what it would look like if The Mindy Project‘s Ike Barinholtz conducted a one-man interview as his co-stars Chris Messina and James Franco? No? Just us? Well, jump on the bandwagon this instant because TVLine has obtained a video of that very thing — and it’s just as spot-on (and hilarious) as fans of the trio should expect. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO

TVLine Items: Franco's Roasters Revealed, Dome Ratings Drop, S.H.I.E.L.D. Adds Lucky Guy & More


James Franco‘s A-list pals have signed on to roast their friend.

Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live), Jonah Hill (This Is the End), Nick Kroll (The Kroll Show), Sarah Silverman …READ MORE

The Mindy Project Season 2: James Franco to Replace Dr. Lahiri?!

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In a development that pop culture-loving Dr. Mindy Lahiri would wholeheartedly endorse, a much buzzed-about celeb will take her place in The Mindy Project‘s upcoming second season.

Freaks and Geeks alum James Franco is joining the Fox comedy …READ MORE

TVLine Items: Jeffrey Tambor Visits The Good Wife, James Franco Gets Roasted and More!

The Good Wife CAst Jeffrey Tambor

For George Bluth, there’s always money in the banana stand. For Jeffrey Tambor, there’s always a juicy new gig right around the corner — and his next role’s a Good one.

The Arrested Development fave has landed a guest spot in The Good Wife‘s Sept. 29 premiere …READ MORE

General Hospital Scoop: Jason and Sam Will Wed, But 'Expect the Unexpected' – and Some Skin!

GENERAL HOSPITAL - Kelly Monaco (Sam) and Steve Burton (Jason) in a scene that airs the week of September 19, 2011 on ABC Daytime's "General Hospital."  "General Hospital" airs Monday-Friday (3:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
(ABC/Patrick Wymore)

After years (and years) together, General Hospital‘s Jason and Sam will tie the knot this week (with the storyline culminating Friday, Sept. 23). Of course, this is Port Charles, and nothing in this upstate burg goes off without a hitch — or more often than not, a shootout.

TVLine spoke with daytime vets Kelly Monaco and Steve Burton about what fans can expect from the couple’s double set of I Dos (yes, there are two weddings!). And they told us to …READ MORE

General Hospital Books James Franco for 'Longterm' Encore


Film vet, performance artist and jack-of-all-trades James Franco is checking back in at ABC’s General Hospital — and this time for seemingly a long stretch. READ MORE

Oscars 2011: Joke-Free Hosts? Less Filler? Is Jack Back? Eggs?! Burning Qs Answered!

THE 83RD ACADEMY AWARDS® - James Franco (left) and Anne Hathaway (right)  will serve as co-hosts of the 83rd Academy Awards, Oscars telecast. Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2010 will be presented on Sunday, February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, and televised live as "The 83rd Annual Academy Awards" on the ABC Television Network. (ABC/BOB D'AMICO)

It’s almost time for the annual conundrum: Many of us love to watch the Academy Awards, but by some accounts, last year’s telecast only ended, oh, about a week ago.

But maybe (he said optimistically) this year’s Oscars ceremony – airing Sunday, February 27, on ABC — can liven things up by tightening things up, bringing back one dissed category, and even hatching a Gaga-like egg in front of millions of viewers.

Bruce Cohen, a producer of the 83rd annual Academy Awards telecast, and Bruce Vilanch, a longtime/Emmy-winning writer for the show, answered TVLine’s burning questions about TV’s biggest night… about movies. READ MORE

Oscars: Do This Year's Hosts Get Your Vote?


ABC has started uncorking short promos in which Anne Hathaway and James Franco get ready for their plum gig as hosts of this year’s Academy Awards ceremony. READ MORE/WATCH VIDEO