Two legends of the broadcast comedy game are teaming for a new venture. Alec Baldwin and Kelsey Grammer are set to star in an as-yet-untitled show which has been handed a straight-to-series order at ABC. The multi-cam comedy in question revolves around three men who were roommates in their twenties until their warring egos drove them apart. Now, the trio are reuniting decades later for one more run at the lives they’ve always wanted. Baldwin and Grammer will play two of the aforementioned roommates, with the third cast member to be announced at a later date.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin was arrested Friday after allegedly punching a man in the face during a dispute over a parking spot outside his New York City home, authorities said. Police said the actor claimed he had a family member holding the spot for him as he attempted to park his black Cadillac […]
He doesn’t see an upside to being overly political on the new The Alec Baldwin Show on ABC at 10 p.m. The show features candid one-on-one conversations with celebrities and cultural icons. Baldwin plans to pick up where his Here’s the Thing podcast left off, employing his unfiltered, provocative interview style.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump and Alec Baldwin — his chief impersonator — traded online barbs Friday, each describing the other as causing “agony,” the latest salvos in an ongoing feud between the commander in chief and the actor. Trump, who has long grumbled about the way he is portrayed by Baldwin on […]
President Trump has some harsh words for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Saturday Night Live’s Alec Baldwin and CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker during an interview with Fox News’ Jesse Watters that will air on Saturday night.
Alec Baldwin returned to Saturday Night Live this weekend in his first post-election appearance, portraying President-elect Donald Trump as he grapples with his transition from candidate into head of state. The episode drew instant criticism from real-life Trump on Twitter who ended his tweet with: “Equal time for us?” Baldwin responded on Twitter, writing, “Equal time? Election is over. There is no more equal time.”
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s going to be fun and games for Alec Baldwin as he joins Steve Harvey and Michael Strahan for ABC’s summer prime-time game-show block. ABC announced Thursday that Baldwin will be quizmaster for a revival of “Match Game.” First aired a half-century ago, it’s a panel game show that features two […]
NEW YORK (AP) – MSNBC’s prime-time lineup is getting some star power with Alec Baldwin, at least for one night a week. The cable news network announced Thursday that the actor will host “Up Late with Alec Baldwin,” a current events and culture talk show to air Friday nights at 10 p.m. Eastern time. The […]
The Emmy-winning actor is in the mix for a spot in NBC’s latenight lineup, one executive involved in the network’s program planning says. The most likely landing place for Baldwin would be in the slot of the latest of NBC’s entries, Last Call, the half-hour interview program currently hosted by Carson Daly.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Alec Baldwin says he’s still a fan of NBC despite tweeting angrily last week that he was “leaving NBC just in time” after a “Today” show crew camped outside his apartment building. In Washington to push for arts funding, the actor said Monday that a big draw of joining the cast of […]
On the television side, comedy series awards went to Modern Family for best ensemble; Alec Baldwin for best actor for 30 Rock; and Betty White for best actress for Hot in Cleveland. Boardwalk took best drama and Mary Tyler Moore received the guild’s lifetime-achievement award.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alec Baldwin says he was kicked off a plane Tuesday at Los Angeles International Airport after having words with a flight attendant over an “addicting” word game he was playing on his cellphone. The “30 Rock” actor was asked to get off a New York City-bound flight for playing “Words with […]
The ABC sitcom won best comedy series, supporting acting Emmys for TV parents Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell and best writing and direction. AMC’s Mad Men won the best drama series award and Kyle Chandler was the surprise best actor winner from NBC’s Friday Night Lights. Alec Baldwin was to be part of an opening video for Sunday night’s ceremony airing on News Corp.-owned Fox. But he tweeted before the awards that the network had killed his joke about the hacking scandal in Britain involving the now-closed News of the World tabloid.
Alec Baldwin tells New York’s Vulture magazine that “next year is our last year of the show.” However, he’s the only one saying that.