Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin's Husbands Come Out in Grace & Frankie

The trailer for Friends creator Marta Kauffman’s upcoming series Grace & Frankie was released today. The Netflix comedy stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin as two women whose friendship evolves after their husbands (Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston) come out and announce plans to marry each other. The 13-episode season… » 4/09/15 5:50pm 4/09/15 5:50pm

This 1970 New York Times Trend Piece on Woman Comedians Is Eternal

"Time was when a woman comedian had to make herself ugly, cross her eyes, or fall down in order to get laughs. Her hair stuck straight up in the air–or else it resembled a ragmop. And it didn't hurt any if she was a few dozen pounds overweight," is the lede to this New York Times piece from 1970 about the rise of… » 2/25/15 6:50pm 2/25/15 6:50pm

Watch Amazing Women Honor Amazing Woman Lily Tomlin  

Tom Hanks, Al Green, ballerina Patricia McBride, Sting and Lily Tomlin were honored at the Kennedy Center on Tuesday night, but it was the celebration of Tomlin's career that was particularly moving. After an introduction from Garrison Keeilor, Jane Lynch, Reba McEntire Kate McKinnon and Jane Fonda came out to perform… » 12/31/14 11:10am 12/31/14 11:10am

This Is the Best Acting Lindsay Lohan Has Ever Done

In a segment for Fuse's Billy on the Street, host Billy Eichner and Lindsay Lohan use sledgehammers to destroy a car that's decorated with large stickers of the cast of How I Met Your Mother. As she smashes Alyson Hannigan's and Jason Segel's faces in, Lindsay screams her frustrations with the Hollywood system while… » 3/27/14 1:40pm 3/27/14 1:40pm

Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda to Star in the Netflix Show of Your Dreams

Fans of 9 to 5 or fans of great actors or fans of just plain good news will be excited to learn that Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin will be starring in a new Netflix series about "long-time rivals brought together by a rather unusual change in their marital circumstances" called Grace and Frankie. » 3/19/14 2:00pm 3/19/14 2:00pm

Scream Like It's 2001: Timberlake Reuniting With *NSYNC at VMAs

Justin Timberlake will reunite with late '90s asterisk pirates *NSYNC for a performance at the VMAs, which I like to imagine they strong-armed him into. ("What, you're too good for us now just because you got rid of your Instant Ramen-looking hair and married the hot girl from Summer Catch?") But they aren't rushing… » 8/20/13 9:00am 8/20/13 9:00am

Saturday Night Social: We Hope You Live Forever, Lily Tomlin

The amazing writer and performer Lily Tomlin turns 73 today, and if you're not too busy watching the "Gangnam Style" parody that officially won the Internet, I'd recommend spending a quiet night in with the Tomlin oeuvre. But if you haven't got all evening, here are some often-overlooked little old school fillets for… » 9/01/12 6:30pm 9/01/12 6:30pm

Over-40 Women's Website Is Destined For Failure

There's a big splashy article in today's New York Times about the launch of Wowowow.com, a new website for women over 40 founded by NY Post gossip dowager Liz Smith, former presidential speechwriter Peggy Noonan, ex-Simon and Schuster president Joni Evans, 60 Minutes correspondent Leslie Stahl, and ad exec Mary Wells.… » 3/06/08 1:30pm 3/06/08 1:30pm