| Apr 25, 2015
| 6:32 PM
Using her own family and Robin Williams as an example, a tearful Glenn Close urged some of the most powerful women in entertainment to help society shed its fear of those fighting mental illness in an emotional speech Friday at Variety's Power of Women...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 10:47 AM
Kim Kardashian says her family plans to watch Bruce Jenner's Friday night TV interview as they do most things, which is together.
Kardashian told reporters in New York at Friday's Variety Power of Women event — where she was being honored along...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:52 AM
Turning to celebs to look for role models is a tricky business, especially when it comes to admiring their appearance. For many actresses, athletes, and artists, keeping their bodies slim or muscular is part of their job. Plus they have personal trainers,...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Clinton, meet Clinton.
Hillary Rodham Clinton, that is, the presidential contender whose decision to base her campaign headquarters in a building abutting Clinton Street has stirred some excitement in a place that prides itself on being as cool as an...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 11:56 AM
Longtime Chicago playwright Tanya Saracho is moving to ShondaLand. She announced on Instagram Wednesday that she will be a writer on ABC's "How to Get Away With Murder" for its upcoming season.
"It makes me super proud and happy to announce that I will...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:55 AM
Kathy Griffin stopped by Howard Stern's SiriusXM show on Monday morning and, no surprise, the comedian's recent exit from E!'s "Fashion Police" was the No. 1 topic.
In very candid fashion, Griffin admitted to Stern: "I probably shouldn't have taken...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 6:49 AM
Call it subversive stitchery. Alternative embroidery. Today's home samplers include everything from Kanye West tweets to tattoo designs.
Jamie Chalmers, a burly, bearded fellow who lives in Bedford, England, calls himself a "manbroiderer." He runs a blog...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:45 AM
First things first. "Younger" does the world the great favor of returning Sutton Foster to television, and only two years after the cancellation of "Bunheads." Ring bells, sing songs, blow horns, beat gongs.
Created by Darren Star, of "Sex and the City"...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 10:00 AM
In her new act, Amy Schumer has a bit about how she doesn't think she's pretty enough to star in her own movie.
She jokes about how when she found out Universal Pictures wanted to make "Trainwreck," the film she'd written, she assumed the studio would...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:25 AM
It turns out a world tour with a smash pop band is the perfect place to be alone. "In a hotel room, writing songs, there's no one to tell me I'm not allowed to dream too big," says Jack Antonoff, bassist for fun., who spent his offstage hours creating...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:30 AM
"I am Eloise. I am six. I am a city child. I live at the Plaza."
So begins the iconic 1955 children's story "Eloise," written by Kay Thompson and drawn by Hilary Knight, whose title character is "not yet pretty but she is already a Person."