| Dec 11, 2014
In 2010, Chicago native Graham Moore published "The Sherlockian," a witty novel both inspired by, and very much about, Sherlock Holmes.
Four years later, Moore's first produced screenplay stars Benedict Cumberbatch, an actor perhaps best known for...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Meryl Streep, David Letterman, Bruno Mars and Lady Gaga helped pay tribute Sunday at the Kennedy Center Honors in Washington.
This year's recipients were singer Al Green, ballerina Patricia McBride, actor Tom Hanks, comedian/actress Lily Tomlin and...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:43 AM
The folks at Comedy Central have a big week planned.
Stephen Colbert had a big night Sunday hosting the Kennedy Center Honors. He tried to interrupt David Letterman, who was honoring Tom Hanks. "Not yet," Letterman told Colbert, who will replace the CBS...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 9:10 PM
WASHINGTON — Tom Hanks was lauded as America's "favorite son" — and one of the greatest of cinema's stars — at a star-spangled Kennedy Center Honors gala on Sunday.
Hanks was honored with four other legends: singer-songwriter Sting,...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:35 PM
President Barack Obama and his family presided over the lighting of the National Christmas Tree on Thursday in an annual ritual near the White House that featured musical performances from singers Patti LaBelle and Steve Miller.
Obama, who was joined...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:35 PM
WASHINGTON There are the decades-old traditions you'd expect at the holidays: Christmas trees and fresh garland, satin ribbons and a gigantic gingerbread house.
But this year at the White House, there's also a modern twist: ornaments printed in 3-D, an...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The cultural institution and multi-platform franchise known as "Toy Story" is nearly 20 years old, and still very much with us. There is a fourth film coming in 2017, turning a trilogy into a tetralogy — ensuring in the bargain two years of pre-...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares, will host a free holiday movie night featuring "Polar Express" at 6 p.m. Saturday on the lawn outside the medical office building in back of the hospital, 1000 Waterman Way.
The Oscar-winning movie starred Tom...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 9:00 AM
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| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Tom Hanks will bring the jokes and Rita Wilson, his actress-songwriter wife, will lend her voice to the upcoming 2014 National Christmas Tree Lighting in Washington, D.C.
Travelers lucky enough to have won free tickets given out lottery-style will watch...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Chet Hanks, a.k.a Chet Haze, a.k.a. Tom Hanks' oldest son with Rita Wilson, was giving thanks a day early after the admission of sobriety he'd posted online last week bubbled up into the headlines.
"Thanks for the support everybody. I'm coming up on...