| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Boutique confectionery Dylan’s Candy Bar plans to open its fifth free-standing store, and first in the Midwest, on the Magnificent Mile in spring 2015.
The candy store founded by Dylan Lauren – daughter of famed fashion designer Ralph Lauren...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Somehow, they found their way back to each other: The cast of "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" has reunited for brunch.
Alexis Bledel, Blake Lively, America Ferrera and Amber Tamblyn got together earlier this week for a quick bite, according to...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:29 AM
The recent Broadway revival of John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" starring James Franco received mixed to negative reviews from critics but nonetheless proved to be a box-office success, recouping its $3.8-million initial investment.
In November, Franco...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Gersh Agency booked Jane Musky (above left, "The Bounty Hunter") on Peter Sollett's "Freeheld" and d.p. Tim Orr ("Pineapple Express") on David Gordon Green's "Our Brand Is Crisis."
APA placed production designers Jeremy Reed (above center, "The...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When it comes to Hollywood's hold on everyday fashion, movies frequently steal most of the credit -- two-hour immersions where one comes up coveting Alicia Silverstone's knee-highs in "Clueless" or Jennifer Beals' off-the-shoulder sweat shirt in...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Spotted: Leighton Meester and Adam Brody made their first joint red carpet appearance at the Tony Awards on Sunday after secretly tying the knot.
The pair stepped out to support the "Gossip Girl" alum's Broadway revival "Of Mice and Men," which costars...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:33 AM
The network that has given us "Gossip Girl" and "The Vampire Diaries" is taking teenage angst to another level -- or rather, century. The 16th century.
The CW's forthcoming drama "Reign" follows the early years of Mary, Queen of Scots as a teenager...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Amazon announced Thursday that users of its new fan-fiction platform, Kindle Worlds, will be free to run wild with the characters from Kurt Vonnegut's books, including "Cat's Cradle" and "Slaughterhouse-Five," starting this month.
Kindle Worlds launched...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
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Zachery Levi stars in "First Date," the new musical about the age-old tale of how well opposites attract that debuted Thursday at the New York's Longacre Theater.
The production features Levi, the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Is that an engagement ring on Scarlett Johansson's ring finger? Probably.
The actress is reportedly engaged to journalist Romain Dauriac, according to People.
"They're engaged and very happy," a source told the mag. However, a rep for the actress...
| Sep 11, 2013
When even a Sonic Boom alarm — very loud and rigged to shake the bed — couldn't wake Terra Ziporyn Snider's teenage daughter for school, the former Wilmette mother knew there had to be a better way.
"My kids suffered hugely. My oldest...