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  • Jesse Eisenberg’s new play

    Jesse Eisenberg may be best known for his acting prowess but he can now add “playwright” to his resume. His first play, Asuncion, is premiering at the Cherry Lane Theater after going through a successful, positively reviewed week of preview performances. In it he plays Edgar, a young student consumed by white guilt, opposite The… More ▸

  • Skinny Jonah Hill — still not as hot as Brad Pitt

    Talk about bad luck! Jonah Hill appears on the cover of New York magazine’s Fall Preview issue with his Moneyball costar and infinitely more attractive human being, Brad Pitt. Now to be fair, very few people can stand next to Brad Pitt and not suffer by comparison. There’s a reason his best friends are other… More ▸

  • Bill Lawrence defends Zach Braff

    A war of snark is heating up over at New York Magazine. Last week, Scott Brown wrote a pretty nasty review of Zach Braff’s new play, “All New People,” focusing more on hating Braff than on the merits of his new work. (Note to Brown: baseless Braff hatred was so 2004.) Well, Bill Lawrence, creator… More ▸