| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If anyone knows how much can happen over the course of 12 months, it's Katie Couric.
After beginning 2011 still serving as anchor and managing editor of "CBS Evening News," she's ending it with one of her first major ventures since joining ABC News, part...
| Jan 29, 2012
In recent months the name Mary Tyler Moore has been bandied about with unexpected regularity bordering on reckless abandon. This is not just because she recently made her first TV appearance in many moons on pal Betty White's show "Hot in Cleveland" or...
| Feb 16, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
Seconds into the action-comedy-romance “This Means War,” CIA boss Collins (Angela Bassett) instructs operatives/best friends Tuck (Tom Hardy) and FDR (Chris Pine), “Remember, this mission is covert.” This seems...
| 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...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:04 AM
The Easter Bunny-to-be decides to go AWOL and pursue a Hollywood career instead in this comedy that combines computer animation and live action, something director Tim Hill knows from his "Alvin and the Chipmunks" work.
Russell Brand voices "E.B." the...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:46 AM
Casey Wilson stars as abbreviation-happy Penny Hartz on ABC's "Happy Endings." A former "Saturday Night Live" cast member, Wilson was trained in improv as the acclaimed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. She has this message for those about to read her...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:00 AM
If the very first WrestleMania taught us anything, it's that celebrities will always have a place in the WWEUniverse. For years, WWE fans have been used to seeing actors, musicians, athletes, billionaires, reality stars and pretty much any other form of...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Animation master Hayao Miyazaki has become the Walt Disney of Japan.
He is the director and driving force behind the Oscar winning"Spirited Away" and the acclaimed "Ponyo." Both of those fantasy films had intriguing issues appealing to adults and older...
| Oct 7, 2011
This week's Friday Forecaster is actress/comedian Ali Wong, who Variety Magazine named as one of the'10 Comics to Watch'.
This July, millions saw Ali made her late night debut on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Ali tackles dating, her body, relationships...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Hero. Ishmael. Ramsey. Sophie. Bonnie.
Those are, in order of appearance, the names of thedogs — all mutts — with whom I have shared my life from the time I was 4 years old. And if you listen to Wade Rouse — which you most assuredly...
| Sep 25, 2011
You're an outsider heading to the Westside of Los Angeles — not the beach cities, but Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Westwood and the nearby well-heeled neighborhoods south of the Santa Monica Mountains. This means you'll be well-fed, well-rested and...