The New York Times Coetzee wrote his Ph.D. dissertation on the early fiction of Samuel Beckett, receiving his degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1969 ... has acquired Mr. Coetzee’s papers. Among the more than 160 boxes and filing cabinets of material are ... 10/9/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
We all had him pegged wrong. Turns out that what the director of "E. T. the Extra-Terrestrial" and "Jurassic Park" and "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark" really wanted to do when he grew up was to be a historian. …
Every new TV season brings a mix of veteran actors and new faces to network television shows. Some of the new faces will never be seen again on TV after their series ends. Others will survive and thrive. This is my 18th season of singling out 10 actors to watch on new TV shows.
In the Amazon Studios way of doing things, pilots are posted for public perusal long before they go to series; and so we became acquainted some months back with the promising first episode of a comedy called "Red Oaks"; nine more episodes have now come along to build on that promise, and to better it.