| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When I first see Elaine Stritch--the 89-year-old legendary stage and screen actress--she's propped in bed. Although she's been a New York fixture since the 1940s (and spent 18 years living in a room at the Carlyle Hotel), she recently moved to Michigan....
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Miami Heat's LeBron James has a new teammate: the Starz cable network.
The star forward will be executive producer for a new half-hour comedy, "Survivor's Remorse," which the network has greenlighted for a fall debut. The show, set in the world of...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:20 PM
"Why does the TV business hate people over 50?" That's one of the most common questions I get asked by viewers.
This is not an idle query. The TV industry, like much of corporate America, chases youth. That pursuit has a major impact on programming....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Where in Orlando is 'Tomorrowland' star George Clooney today?
The Hollywood A-lister is rumored to be in Central Florida shooting scenes to the Walt Disney sci-fi flick "Tomorrowland," which is due out next year.
In the past few days, film crews, as...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Closer to 80 than 70, the man works.
Nov. 8: Red Bank, N.J.
Nov. 14: Great Falls, Mont.
Nov. 15: Missoula, Mont.
Nov. 16: San Bernardino, Calif.
That's Bill Cosby's performance itinerary for the past two weeks. Then come the next two weeks. Nov....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Bill Cosby is sitting down on the job as he embarks on his first television special in three decades.
Armed with a chair, a bottle of water and a box of Kleenex, Cosby is center stage for "Far From Finished," which he performed at the Cerritos Art...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:48 PM
The Magic are putting rookie Victor Oladipo through a point-guard crash course (with his avalanche of turnovers, "crash" is probably a poor choice of words).
They need to at least get a feel for Oladipo's future at the point, especially if Marcus...
| Dec 2, 2013
I recently wrote about a mentoring camp for black male teens that took place at Chicago State University and was sponsored by talk show host and comedian Steve Harvey.
The main requirement for the teens to participate in the Steve Harvey Mentoring...
| Nov 24, 2013
Diners and waitresses beam upon recognizing the familiar face of the woman eating a short stack of blueberry pancakes and sipping peppermint tea at an off-the-highway eatery in New Haven.
"What play are you in?" asks the gentleman as he catches the...
| Sep 28, 2013
NEW YORK — When Condola Rashad was a little girl, her mother would often take her to work. The youngster would sit and play or watch curiously as the woman she called Mom scurried about her job.
It was similar to the experience of many children,...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez reportedly got married at a small chateau in Vallery, France, on Saturday. The bride, who is expecting a baby in the fall, wore a long white dress with plunging back. No details yet on the designer. The couple have been...