| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:32 AM
On a typical day, Kun Lee, owner of Bake It Again Sam, prepares 360 bagels and 240 muffins for his famous customer across the street. And that's not counting the scrambled eggs, sandwiches, quesadillas, cookies and specialty order birthday cakes he...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Hollywood Star Amy Smart has been igniting the big and small screens, but took time out to tell all about her upcoming role in the star-studded movie "7,500" and drop hints about baby plans with her hunky new husband Carter Oosterhouse.
| Oct 24, 2012
When “The Sessions” co-star William H. Macy came to Chicago in the early 1970s, he briefly worked as a waiter at former Lincoln Park bar Le Pub. He made more money, he says, as a carpenter.
“[I would] build shelves and things like...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:07 AM
There are plenty of actors in Hollywood who are notoriously difficult to work with on set, but William H. Macy has never appeared to be one of them — or so it seemed. The “Fargo” and “Seabiscuit” actor, nicknamed “Howdy...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Broadly speaking, a film festival's programmers can handle news of a new lineup one of two ways: all at once, or nearly; or the drib-drab approach.
The Chicago International Film Festival goes for the dribs and drabs. The 48th edition of founder and...
| Aug 26, 2012
Celebrity presence has always been an essential part of the game at Los Angeles charity events, but this fall organizers may have outdone themselves. Consider:
George Clooney will be honored at the Carousel of Hope Ball.
Leonardo DiCaprio is co-chairing...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 2:36 PM
The cast of “Shameless” — including Emmy Rossum, Jeremy Allen White, Harry Hamlin, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey and Zach McGowan — partied Thursday at The Underground while in town filming the third season of the Showtime dramedy....
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Shameless self-promotion alert: I'm all over the local TV airwaves this weekend, talking Dolphins stadium funding, Gov. Rick Scott, 2013 Legislature and the death of Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez.
I'll be appearing on Facing South Florida with Jim...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
What do Steve Zahn, the actor who played Elliott in 1982's "E.T.," the telepathic police officer from NBC's "Heroes" and Lieutenant Eli Roosevelt from FX's "Sons of Anarchy" all have in common?
They're all scheduled to film TV pilots for ABC in the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"I WANT him to see me like this! I want to show him what he's done to me!!"
That's Mila Kunis, shrieking at her sister (Rachel Weisz) in Disney's coming "Oz the Great and Powerful." I won't explain here exactly why the lovely Mila is so distressed. Don't...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Cult Premieres Tuesday, February 19th at 9PM on DC50
Investigative journalist Jeff Sefton usually laughs off his brother Nate’s relentless string of obsessions, especially his latest rant that a hit TV show intends to harm him. However, when...