Another left-wing nutbar actor is insulting conservatives for being stupid, smugly saying that right wingers don’t stand the Constitution. Ed Asner, 88, is an actor who has been involved in
The legendary star of ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ dishes on his page-turner of a new book, ‘The Grouchy Historian,’ and much more.
by Sean Nelson Ed Asner: Actor, activist, Constitutional scholar? It might seem frivolous and absurd that a TV actor and a TV producer would have produced a work of Constitutional scholarship, A) at all, and B) worth paying attention to. Show More Summary
"Wipe away little of the idolatry connected with the Constitution." The avuncular actor talks about Founding Fathers and the the supreme law of the land with grouchy co-author Ed. Weinberger. Opinions ensue.
RESPONDING TO FAKE HISTORY: No, Salon, the U.S. Was Not ‘Founded on Gun Control.’ “The attempt was published in Salon, and one of its authors, Ed Asner, is a 9/11 truther. Given that, the quality of the work is about what you’d expect.” Asner’s an old-line Hollywood commie. Of course he wants Americans disarmed, and […]
A group of actors led by former SAG president Ed Asner has accused the leadership of SAG-AFTRA of a laundry list of financial misdeeds – allegations the union vehemently denies. The allegations are contained in a 10-page letter thatShow More Summary
Illustrious Hollywood actor Ed Asner, known for classics like The Mary Tyler Moore Show and it’s spin-off Lou Grant, has been tapped for the title role in the upcoming family film The Santa Files. From writer-director Tom Denucci, the pic is about a group of outcast kids who go on a holiday adventure hunt to find Santa Claus. Show More Summary
As the news spread that Mary Tyler Moore had died at 80, Hollywood stepped up to honor the woman who could light up the world with her famous smile. From co-star Ed Asner, whose character grumpily labeled her as spunky, to talk show host Oprah Winfrey, the actress is being remembered for her legacy both... Show More Summary
Sitcom co-star says cast 'worshipped' Moore, and praises her as "an inspiration" to women.
News of the death of Mary Tyler Moore triggered an outpouring of love for the TV icon, with many who knew and worked with her taking to social media to express their feelings. Ed Asner, who starred with Moore on...
Mary Tyler Moore died Wednesday at age 80, prompting a wave of tributes from industry peers and collaborators. The Emmy-winning actress was an icon in TV sitcoms, most notably for her work in The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Dick Van Dyke Show, and a groundbreaker for women in comedy and broadcast news. Show More Summary
Hollywood paid tribute to Mary Tyler Moore on Wednesday, soon after news of her death was announced. The TV icon, known for "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and her own "Mary Tyler Moore Show," died Wednesday at 80 years old. Ed Asner, who played Moore's boss in the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" was one of the...
EXCLUSIVE: True Blood‘s Stephen Moyer will make his feature directorial debut with The Parting Glass. Anna Paquin will star with Denis O'Hare, Ed Asner, Cynthia Nixon, Melissa Leo, Rhys Ifans and Paul Gross. O’Hare wrote the drama, which follows a family reeling with their sister's death. Show More Summary
A federal judge in Los Angeles has dismissed a lawsuit that would have prevented Actors’ Equity from requiring small L.A.-based theater companies that sign its contract to pay their actors at least minimum wage. The suit, whose lead...Show More Summary
How much more Boulder could this be? None. None more Boulder. Actor Ed Asner will moderate the third-party presidential debate being held on the University of Colorado campus this week, organizers announced today. Asner, the seven-time Emmy Award-winner best known for his performances in “The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” “Lou Grant” and the animated film […]
Anna Paquin (X-Men's Rogue) finds a new home on the latest Netflix mini-series, long-time TV veterans Ed Asner and Hal Holbrook sign on to Bones' final season and a doctor returns to Once Upon a Time. Find out all of the latest casting details in BuddyTV's casting news roundup.
by Linda Beale Taxes, government, and the good life In 2012, Ed Asner narrated a cartoon video prepared for the California Federation of Teachers called “Taxing the Rich”. It’s worth watching, given the four-decades-long effort by the GOP to convince ordinary Americans that “trickle down” economic goodies will be coming their way if they only […]
In 2012, Ed Asner narrated a cartoon video prepared for the California Federation of Teachers called "Taxing the Rich". It's worth watching, given the four-decades-long effort by the GOP to convince ordinary Americans that "trickle down" economic goodies will be...
Negotiations to resolve a minimum wage dispute between Actors’ Equity Assn. and a group led by actor Ed Asner have failed and the parties are headed to court, according to a statements released by both sides this week. At the center of the lawsuit is Equity’s 99-seat theater plan, which calls for...