| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:15 AM
The Screen Actors Guild Award nominations were announced five minutes ago, and the awards won't be announced for another month. But why procrastinate? Let's pick the winners ... now!. Because of the size of the voting body (111,228 eligible members and...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:51 AM
The teenagers and twentysomethings whose devotion to the stars of YouTube has forged a new class of celebrities will soon encounter a new way to support their favorite video creators.
A growing contingent of videomakers plans to post videos to a new...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Alice Howland is a woman of science, a Columbia University academic whose expertise is linguistics, the common ways babies learn languages as infants.
So if anybody instantly grasps the consequences of what her neurologist tells her, it's Alice. She's...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Losing your mind is a terrible thing to watch, but the splendid acting in "Still Alice" makes it worth the pain. Scarier than any Elm Street nightmare, a horror film for the rest of us, it succeeds despite itself not because of one strong performance...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Daniel Baldwin popped the question to Robin Sue Hertz Hempel at the 29th Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival on Saturday, and she said yes!
The second-eldest Baldwin brother -- Alec Baldwin is his big bro --and the entrepreneur had been dating...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"ELAINE Stritch gave me a wonderful birthday present; a beautiful photograph of a baby girl -- herself!" joked the great actor Nathan Lane at the memorial to his fellow actor in New York. He noted that she was "a force of nature."
Nathan and producer...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Walt Disney Co. Latin America has taken all Latin American rights to Santiago Segura's "Torrente, Mission: Eurovegas," the fifth installment of Segura's blockbuster sleazebag cop saga. Sony released the pic Oct. 3 in Spain to a first weekend gross...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Comedian Carol Burnett is working on a book about her television show, she told Rosie O'Donnell before an audience at the 92nd Street Y in New York. The Wall Street Journal reports that Burnett "is writing liner notes about various sketches she...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:45 AM
As Captain James T. Kirk in the rebooted big-screen "Star Trek" franchise, Chris Pine has taken up the Shatnerian mantle in two blockbuster films and boldly gone where no one has gone before. In the galaxy that is Hollywood, however, after you've played a...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:58 AM
A noted Chicago poet named Carl Sandburg once wrote, "I'm an idealist. I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on the way," and so there sat one evening last week a somewhat less well-known Chicago poet named Kevin Coval, who is certainly on his way.