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The Things They Say 16283

28th April 2010

"It's not often you have a movie where both leads are bald, hairy men." OMID DJALILI on his starring role alongside THE WEST WING's RICHARD SCHIFF in comedy THE INFIDEL.

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West Wing Ruled Janney's Life

8th February 2010

ALLISON JANNEY felt "adrift" when long-running drama THE WEST WING ended - because the hit show had taken over her life.The actress, who played press secretary C.J. in the White House-based series, worked 18-hour days...

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Fascinating Fact 8735

26th January 2010

Former THE WEST WING star STOCKARD CHANNING is heading back to the theatre - she's signed up to star in a production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest in Dublin, Ireland later this...

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Malina Avoids Prison Protest

23rd January 2010

THE WEST WING star JOSHUA MALINA is relieved after California officials scrapped plans to build a jail in his neighbourhood.Malina was preparing to fight plans to open a new facility to house inmates near his...

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Malina Opposes Prison Plans

18th January 2010

THE WEST WING star JOSHUA MALINA is preparing to fight plans to build a prison near his California home.The actor was horrified to discover government officials want to open a penitentiary in his Malibu neighbourhood....

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Fascinating Fact 8025

22nd September 2009

The executive producer of medical drama E.R. and THE WEST WING has been elected president of the Writers Guild of America for a second term. John Wells won a tight race at the end of...

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Whitford & Kaczmarek To Divorce

20th June 2009

Former THE WEST WING star BRADLEY WHITFORD and actress JANE KACZMAREK have filed for divorce.Whitford and Kaczmarek, who appeared in Malcolm In The Middle as neurotic mother Lois, applied for legal separation in Los Angeles...

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West Wing Actor Dies Of Cancer

16th March 2009

Actor Ron Silver, best known for his performance on the US TV show The West Wing, has died of cancer.The Emmy-nominated actor is reported to have died peacefully in his sleep with his family around...

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West Wing Creator To Pen Clooney Court Drama

3rd February 2009

Aaron Sorkin, the creator of The West Wing, is to collaborate with George Clooney on upcoming courtroom drama The Challenge.Variety reports Clooney's production company Smoke House is to develop the film, based on the trial...

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Channing Eyes Return To Tv

27th January 2009

Veteran actress STOCKARD CHANNING is eyeing a return to television - three years after ending her stint on hit U.S. series THE WEST WING. The celebrated stage actress, 64, won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting...

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Chenoweth Risks Upsetting Parents With Controversial New Roles

31st August 2008

Former THE WEST WING star KRISTIN CHENOWETH is set to test her conservative parents again by playing a "suicidal prostitute" in a new movie and singing about dirty sex and bowel movements online. The actress/singer...

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West Wing's Sorkin To Make Facebook Movie

28th August 2008

The creator of U.S. drama THE WEST WING is to make a film about the founders of social networking website Facebook. Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, who wrote the Tom Hanks movie Charlie Wilson's War, has even...

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West Wing Writer Aaron Sorkin To Pen Facebook Film

28th August 2008

Aaron Sorkin, creator of The West Wing, is to write a movie based on the rise of Facebook, he has confirmed.The screenwriter is in negotiations to create an as-yet-untitled film about the social networking site,...

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Alan Dale And Kelly Brook Join Moving Wallpaper Cast

18th August 2008

Ugly Betty actor Alan Dale and model Kelly Brook are to join the cast of ITV1's Moving Wallpaper, it has been revealed.The Australian actor - once renowned for his role as Jim Robinson in Neighbours...

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Sorkin Says Writer-producers Forced End Of Writers' Strike

13th August 2008

TV writer-producer Aaron Sorkin ( The West Wing, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip ) has disclosed that as the writers' strike dragged on into January, he and "seven or eight" other top screenwriters were...

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Rob Lowe Asks Court To Dismiss Nanny's Wage Claims

16th May 2008

Rob Lowe has requested that a court dismiss a former nanny's claims of wage violations, it has been reported.Jessica Gibson, who worked as a nanny for the actor and his family on and off over...

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Kidman Faces Rival Springfield Project

6th May 2008

LATEST: NICOLE KIDMAN and former THE WEST WING star KIRSTEN CHENOWETH will go head-to-head in two rival biopics of the same star - 1960s singer DUSTY SPRINGFIELD. Last week (01May08), scriptwriter Michael Cunningham revealed Kidman...

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Rob Lowe's Wife: New Nanny Claims Are Sickening

2nd May 2008

Rob Lowe's wife has attacked a sexual harassment allegation made by a former nanny as "sickening".Laura Boyce, who worked for the West Wing star and family for seven months in 2007, this week filed a...

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Rob Lowe's Lawyer Criticises New Sexual Harassment Claim

1st May 2008

Rob Lowe's legal team have denounced a second sexual harassment claim made against the actor and his wife as "false".The couple's former nanny Jessica Gibson filed a lawsuit in Santa Barbara, California last month, claiming...

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West Wing's Sheen Backs Obama For President

24th April 2008

Venerable Hollywood actor Martin Sheen has publicly backed Barack Obama as the Democratic party's presidential nominee for the first time.Campaign groups representing Obama and his rival Hillary Clinton had both previously approached the 67-year-old seeking...

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Rob Lowe's Lawyer: Harassment Claims Are Untrue

16th April 2008

Legal representatives of actor Rob Lowe have dismissed sexual harassment claims made by his former nanny as "outrageous" and "untrue".Jessica Gibson has filed a lawsuit in Santa Barbara, California, claiming the West Wing star had...

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Lowe's Lawyer: Sexual Harassment Claims Are Outrageous

16th April 2008

Legal representatives of actor Rob Lowe have dismissed sexual harassment claims made by his former nanny as "outrageous" and "untrue".Jessica Gibson has filed a lawsuit in Santa Barbara, California, claiming the West Wing star had...

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Rob Lowe's Lawyer: Sexual Harassment Claims Are Outrageous

16th April 2008

Legal representatives of actor Rob Lowe have dismissed sexual harassment claims made by his former nanny as "outrageous" and "untrue".Jessica Gibson has filed a lawsuit in Santa Barbara, California, claiming the West Wing star had...

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Chenoweth Plans Tell-all

16th April 2008

Former THE WEST WING star KRISTIN CHENOWETH is to reveal all about her childhood as an adoptee in a new book. The actress/singer will reportedly pen a memoir for publishers Touchstone. The Oklahoman plans to...

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Conti Angered By Buckingham Palace 'West Wing' Show

12th January 2008

British actor TOM CONTI is outraged after a TV network commissioned a show about life at Buckingham Palace in the same style as hit U.S. drama THE WEST WING. The Shirley Valentine star spent several...

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Fascinating Fact 4524

17th December 2007

Former THE WEST WING star KRISTIN CHENOWETH is set to become the latest U.S. star to hit the London stage - she'll front the English National Opera's West End production of CANDIDE next summer (08)....

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Janney Injures Her Foot In Trampoline Accident

5th November 2007

Former THE WEST WING star ALLISON JANNEY is hobbling around Hollywood after suffering a trampolining injury. The actress was spotted wearing a cast and a foot support while grocery shopping with longtime partner Richard Jenik...

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Chenoweth Battling Pain After Stair Fall

10th October 2007

Former THE WEST WING star KRISTIN CHENOWETH is smiling through the pain after cracking ribs and damaging her chest wall in a parking lot fall. The actress/singer tumbled down 12 concrete stairs four weeks ago...

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Sopranos Nominated For 15 Emmys

19th July 2007

New Jersey gangster drama The Sopranos has picked up 15 nominations for this year's prestigious Emmy TV awards.After concluding in the US earlier this year, The Sopranos has been nominated for a clutch of gongs...

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Fascinating Fact 3570

16th July 2007

The worlds of big TV and blockbusters have collided - THE WEST WING creator AARON SORKIN has struck a new three-movie deal with STEVEN SPIELBERG and his DreamWorks company. Movie mogul Spielberg is expected to...

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