Editor Archive: Jean Bentley

Justin Long, Octavia Spencer Join CBS Sitcom ‘Mom’

We have Chris Pratt to thank for Anna Faris accepting her very first full-time television gig. The actress, who stars on CBS’s latest Chuck Lorre sitcom, “Mom,” says she’d intended to stay home for a while after the birth of her son, but her husband urged her to read a script she’d been sent that was laying on their kitchen counter.

NBC Wants Jay Leno to Stay at the Network, Isn’t Worried About ‘SNL’ Exodus

When Jay Leno leaves “The Tonight Show” in February 2014, he might not be leaving the network for good. NBC Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt says he hopes the comedian, who has been with the network for more than two decades, will stick around after his second ouster from the show he’s hosted (minus a one-year hiatus) since 1992.