Latest Bill Murray News

Martin Charnin, Tony-winning 'Annie' lyricist, dies at 84

Jul. 7, 2019 7:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Charnin, who made his Broadway debut playing a Jet in the original "West Side Story" and went on to become a Broadway director and a lyricist who won a Tony Award for the score of the eternal hit "Annie," has died. He was 84. He died Saturday at a White Plains, New York, hospital,...

Review: Book 'Wild and Crazy Guys' stars '80s film funnymen

Jun. 18, 2019 1:56 PM EDT

"Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood Forever" (Crown Archetype), by Nick de Semlyen Our favorite funnymen of the 1980s reached glorious heights and managed to endure the decade despite some appallingly unfunny lows. Sharing "SNL" in their DNA, most of them worked together...

Review: Jarmusch's zombies aren't as sexy as his vampires

Jun. 12, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

Six years ago, Jim Jarmusch made a movie about vampires. "Only Lovers Left Alive" was beautifully textured, ingeniously detailed and intoxicatingly moody. Plus it had the sexiest vampire couple you'd ever meet — Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston, the latter of which hated humans and referred to them as...

Q&A: Coffee with Bill Murray and Jim Jarmusch

Jun. 11, 2019 12:24 PM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — Jim Jarmusch and Bill Murray's long-running relationship began, fittingly, with a cup of coffee. In the early '90s, Jarmusch was walking north on Manhattan's Columbus Avenue ("not my neighborhood," he notes) when he noticed a guy walking toward him. That's Bill bleeping Murray,...