| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:44 PM
They may not be immediately obvious, but the actor-director Kevin Connolly sees some similarities between the story of notorious sports con-man John Spano — the subject of his new documentary "Big Shot" — and "Entourage," the Hollywood...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Early in the new season of "Homeland," which premieres Sunday on Showtime, Saul Berenson sits with a tumbler of whiskey in his hand and a defeated look on his face.
"I'm not temperamentally suited to the job," says the veteran...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Sports agent Evan Morgenstein is used to the comparisons to Tom Cruise's character in "Jerry Maguire." But he says that Jeremy Pivens' portrayal of uber-agent Ari Gold in "Entourage" was more true to life, because Gold ticked more people off. "I'm a...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Rather than have his buddies over to his Los Angeles home Thursday for a Fourth of July barbecue, Goo Goo Dolls frontman John Rzeznik was playing host in a mostly bare dressing room backstage at Ravinia Festival, where his band was set to perform its...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Runaway production has produced a "profound erosion" of California's film and TV production, according to a report from the state's film commission.
The report, released Tuesday, asserted that the state's four-year-old incentive program -- which provides...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Another stand-up comic who played Sands Bethlehem Event Center in the past year is returning, according to the venue’s Facebook page. Andrew “Dice” Clay, who performed at the venue on July 14, 2012, will return on Sept. 24, the event.......
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Baltimore's favorite half-man, half-fish, Olympian extraordinaire Michael Phelps, will have a cameo on the midseason premiere of USA's "Suits."
Phelps will play himself, the only athlete whom lawyer Harvey Specter (Gabriel Macht) could never land....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim has returned to Miami Beach. Thousands of fashion editors, buyers, designers and bloggers mobbed The Raleigh Hotel July 18-22 to see the swimwear collections that will dominate the pool and beach scene in 2014.
I saw four...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:15 PM
"Didn't he play a serial killer?" an editor asked when I brought up Gary Cole's name not long ago. Not a serial killer, but the 1984 TV miniseries "Fatal Vision" was Cole's first major role. Playing Jeffrey MacDonald, the real-life Army doctor who was...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash had never directed a feature before they co-helmed "The Way, Way Back." The duo were known primarily as actors -- Faxon starred on Fox's "Ben and Kate," Rash on NBC's "Community." But armed with Oscars for co-writing "The...
| Jul 7, 2013
When the time comes to make a movie about Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed the agency's vast global and domestic surveillance (and you know that will happen some day soon), think of Barrett Foa.