| Jul 19, 2014
Elaine Stritch's death on July 17 at age 89 sparked tribute tweets from fellow actors, Facebook posts of video clips of her performances and, surely somewhere, the lifting high of a vodka stinger — a knowing reference to a line in her signature...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Elaine Stritch, the raspy-voiced actress whose forceful personality and salty language enlivened the New York stage for more than six decades, died Thursday at her home in Birmingham, Mich. She was 89.
Her death was confirmed by her friend, Julie Keyes,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Ben & Jerry's is adding two "Saturday Night Live"-themed ice cream flavors to its extensive repertoire, paying homage to a favorite character and skit.
Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch, a combination of chocolate and sweet cream ice creams with caramel...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Anti-Defamation League head Abraham Foxman said he doesn't buy Gary Oldman's apology, claiming his statement Wednesday reinforces anti-Semitic stereotypes.
"I think he feels bad about what he said, but the way he explains it underlines why he said what...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:55 PM
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| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The new "Transformers" movie, subtitled "Age of Extinction," premiered in midtown Manhattan Thursday night, attracting Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci and Steven Spielberg to talk about making explosion-happy mayhem with Michael Bay. But most of the media...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Another week, another celebrity being profoundly sorry on a late-night talk show. Two weeks ago it was Jonah Hill apologizing for his words on "The Tonight Show." Wednesday night, it was Gary Oldman on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" addressing his controversial...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"DARLING, the legs aren't so beautiful. It's what I do with them," said the fabled enchantress Marlene Dietrich.
SPEAKING OF DIETRICH, her image will be revived again on, of all things, the Gothic TV series -- "American Horror Story."
| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Cameron Crowe is the latest big-screen writer-director headed to TV. The man behind "Almost Famous" and "Jerry Maguire" has just gotten the green light from Showtime for the comedy pilot "Roadies."
Crowe will return to the music world he knows so well...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Amid a storm of controversy over remarks made in an interview with Playboy magazine, actor Gary Oldman has issued an apology.
"I am deeply remorseful that comments I recently made in the Playboy Interview were offensive to many Jewish people," Oldman...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 10:42 PM
NEW BRUNSWICK - Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition in hospital but was more responsive a day after he was badly hurt in a deadly New Jersey highway crash, his spokesman said on Sunday.
Morgan, who gained fame as a member of the...