| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Grammys cast aside their celebratory vibe Sunday to pay tribute to singer Whitney Houston, whose death over the weekend hung heavy over the 54th annual awards show.
Until Saturday, the pre-show drama had focused on Adele and how the six-time-...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Oprah Winfrey had her favorite restaurants where she and her A-list guests would dine during “The Oprah Winfrey Show’s” run in Chicago, including RL and Table Fifty-Two, and now it appears Rosie O’Donnell has her own favorites...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The physical elements of the current spectacular attraction visiting Chicago Shakespeare Theater from the United Kingdom consists of the following: one puppet (hollow cardboard head and cloth body) and one table (rectangular, prosaic).
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:44 PM
"I've spent my formative years at 'Saturday Night Live' doing 'Weekend Update' while sitting behind a desk," said Seth Meyers in a recent interview. "But in my new job, I think there might be a bit of standing up."
That new job for the former Chicago...
| Jul 8, 2013
It’s not that “Pacific Rim” star Charlie Hunnam hasn’t had a chance at a breakout movie role. The English actor was nearly cast as Thor and turned down Russell Brand’s part in “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” which...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:37 PM
No one ever mistook Nicholas Evlampios Fotiu for Dick Button, but there are almost as many of Fotiu's skating highlights on YouTube as of the great figure skater Button. Invariably, Fotiu is punching somebody, a feat he performed repeatedly for the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 11:42 AM
I have this moment once a year, sometimes twice. I’ll walk away from an interview or an event I just covered and won’t think about my deadline, how the article will turn out or what I could have done better, like I normally do. Instead, I&...
| Sep 18, 2009
Lady Gaga is a product of the Convent of the Sacred Heart girls school in NYC. But are her former teachers proud of their star student? Not particularly. According to the NY Post, the nuns are said to be horrified......
| Sep 14, 2009
Wonder why Russell Brand looked confused (more than usual) and appeared to be ad-libbing during his Lady Gaga sexist bloke rant? The teleprompter went out, he told Ryan Seacrest early this morning on Seacrest's KIIS-FM radio show. "And, I thought,......
| Oct 8, 2009
Who is that Goth couple spotted hanging out in Paris? British comedian Russell Brand and his rumored new love, singer Katy Perry. Are they really dating? Brand's rep had no comment. Perry???s rep is also mum. But British newspapers the......
| Oct 9, 2009
Katy Perry has her hands full interviewing the notoriously difficult designer Karl Lagerfeld after his collection in Paris. And it's her first time interviewing anyone. Herr Karl corrects the poor girl about metal versus leather, tells her he hates...