Articles Tagged 'Chris Rock'

Actor Mark Rylance, winner of Best Supporting Actor for ‘Bridge of Spies,’ actress Brie Larson, winner of Best Actress for ‘Room,’ actor Leonardo DiCaprio, winner of Best Actor for ‘The Revenant,’ and actress Alicia Vikander, winner of Best Supporting Actress for ‘The Danish Girl,’ pose in the press room during the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Loews Hollywood Hotel on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California.

Oscars 2016: Surprise Wins For ‘Spotlight’ and Mark Rylance

Last night’s ceremony at Hollywood’s Dolby Theater saw some long-anticipated wins: Leonardo DiCaprio finally won his first Oscar for survival epic The Revenant after six (six!) nominations, Brie Larson was named Best Actress for Room, and Mad Max: Fury Road was the big winner of the night, scooping up six awards. But it was the category of […]


WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock Pay Respect to British Comedy

Before BBC America’s new Ministry of Laughs comedy block launched last week, our man Tom Brook planted himself on the Tonys red carpet and got a few celebs buzzing about British humor. Check out what Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Rock, and British actor Brian Bedford — Tony nominee for playing a drag Lady Bracknell in the […]

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Leads Comic Roundtable on HBO’s ‘Talking Funny’

Can we just christen HBO “The Ricky Gervais Network” and get it over with? Between his animated series and standup specials, the British comedian’s self-described “big girlie face” has been all over the premium channel in recent months. Now he has a new special set to air April 22 titled Talking Funny. As we previously […]