When ‘Home Improvement’ debuted in 1991, it instantly became a smash hit — its first season was fifth in the Nielsen rankings, and it remained a top 10 series for the entirety of its eight-season run. As such, any call for a real Home Improvement reunion, often tossed out by interviewers who have run out of other things to talk about, are usually met with tepid, vague assurances that things are aligning” —or in Richardson’s case, with protests that Hindman’s death in 2003 means there can never be a reunion , technically.
Things seemed to right themselves after that and the musical, which has been praised as So much fun it should be illegal,” has gone on to garner seven 2017 Tony Award nominations, including one for Karl as the Best Performance in a Musical, as well as recognition for best musical, book, direction, original score, choreography and scene design.
Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc, and Lisa Kudrow, Friends — Thanks to Lisa Kudrow’s brilliant, unheard of at the time tactic, the cast negotiated together and managed to secure a tidy $1 million per episode for the last two years (they also began receiving syndication royalties after the fifth season).
My Mom told me when I was really young that every woman should have a large cast iron skillet, but her reason was probably a little darker than the skillet… At any rate, mine is smooth from decades of use by many and will get use from some of your recipes here!
Previously considered actors, like Ernest Borgnine, Frank de Kova, John Marley (eventually cast as movie producer, Woltz in the picture) and Richard Conte (hired to portray the beady-eyed and lethal, Don Barzini), paled to Brando’s raw magnetism and marquee-drawing power.