| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Generalissimo Francisco Franco of Spain is still dead!"
For months on end, "Saturday Night Live" got big, big laughs and results from this on-going "news" announcement, made repeatedly in 1975 during 'SNL's' first season.
AND now I suggest that CNN can...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Valerie Harper might not be "cancer free," as a headline screamed Wednesday, but she is "cautiously optimistic" and hopeful about her current health situation.
The actress, 74, issued a statement clarifying a quote that had appeared in this week's...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Mark Strong is in negotiations to play the suave secret agent brother of Sacha Baron Cohen in Sony's spy action comedy "Grimsby."
Louis Leterrier is directing the pic, which follows a British Black Ops agent who is forced to go on the run with his long-...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Jim Lange was the original and best-known host of a television show that has come to be identified with the swinging late 1960s and 1970s: "The Dating Game."
"We were really the first reality show," he said in a 2002 Times interview, "paving the way for...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:51 PM
Tom Sherak had a long career as a studio executive and was involved in hundreds of films, including "Black Hawk Down," "Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace." But Sherak is best known for the jobs he did for free or...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Jerry Seinfeld has a message for local fans, especially residents of one famous South Florida community: “To my fans in Del Boca Vista, I say, ‘You’re living in a fictional town. Move some place real.’”
Seinfeld has moved...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Turn on that bathroom light and take a good look in the mirror. Examine the crow's feet, the receding hairline, the bump on your nose, the sagging curve of your cheeks, the lopsided smile. Like what you see?
I sure hope so. If beauty is in the eye of the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:43 AM
Former Miami Heat star Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t miss many slam dunks. Nana Meriwether is a slam dunk, and Shaq missed it.
Meriwether, who will travel from her home in New York to take part in the fifth annual Wild Fox Model Beach...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Taylor Swift will be seeing more Pink than "Red" as the long-legged singer sashays down the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show runway Wednesday and performs during the annual televised lingerie presentation.
Swift will join the Victoria's Secret Angels...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Zac Efron won't be flashing his pearly whites to anyone for a while. The actor has reportedly broken his jaw in what appears to be a classic slapstick accident.
Efron, 26, had to have his mouth wired shut after he slipped in a puddle of water Sunday...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Watch out, "Puppy Bowl," there's a new cuddly show vying for the eyeballs of animal loving sports fans on Super Bowl Sunday. It's Hallmark Channel's "Kitten Bowl," hosted by Howard Stern's wife, Beth Stern, and featuring John Sterling, the official...