| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:30 PM
In regard to weight, Jennifer Hudson's biggest concern these days might be finding a shelf sturdy enough to bear the weight of her numerous awards. Her Oscar and Grammy wins represent but a small portion of the recognition she has received. But body...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Variety's fifth annual Power of Women kudos celebrate five femmes who use their clout to raise money and awareness for worthy causes and charities: Nicole Kidman, Amy Pascal, Amy Poehler, Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington.
With violence against...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:47 AM
If you wanted to see someone famous when you went out to eat in Chicago this year, Chicago Cut Steakhouse was your best bet — especially if you know your athletes. While there are a small number of places in the city that hosted bigger names, none...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday framed up his proposal to charge Taste of Chicago festival goers more for concert tickets and food as a way to help the cash-strapped city keep throwing one of its premier summer parties.
The mayor also said he was not...
| Dec 31, 2013
It's official: Short crops like those of celebrities Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Hudson are "the style of the year," In Style magazine declared recently.
Actresses Anne Hathaway, Kristen Chenoweth and Pamela Anderson lopped off their locks. Model...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Patrons at Lumen Thursday expected to see R&B singer Ciara, who was making a schedueled appearance on behalf of Hennessy V.S.
The Derrick Rose sighting on the opposite side of the club?
That was a bonus. Still, it wasn't completely unexpected. Like...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
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The AMC drama "The Walking Dead" was the most tweeted about TV moment of Thanksgiving week, according to newly released rankings from Nielsen's SocialGuide.
The show's mid-season finale generated more than 880,000 tweets...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Add Jennifer Hudson to the list of actors and actresses who have a hard time watching themselves on the big screen. The seemingly confident Oscar and Grammy winner said she gets uncomfortable seeing herself on film and television.
“I want to crawl...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:40 AM
It’s great to see a Harvard Law graduate with an Oscar-winning fiancee and the physique of a bodybuilder finally catch a break.
David Otunga – whose friendly demeanor makes him easy to like, all kidding aside – is on the cover of the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Jennifer Hudson will be recognized for something other than her singing and acting skills at this year’s People’s Choice Awards.
The “Dreamgirls” star will receive the second annual Favorite Humanitarian award at this year’...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:40 PM
"Lee Daniels 'The Butler," "12 Years A Slave" and the ABC drama "Scandal" were among the top nominees for the 45th NAACP Image Awards, which celebrate the accomplishments of people of color in film, TV, music and literature.
Both films were nominated...