| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Raven-Symone, darling of "The Cosby Show" and "That's So Raven," stirred things up a bit Friday with a tweet about gay marriage that's being interpreted as her official coming out as a lesbian.
"I can finally get married! Yay government! So proud of...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Comedian Bill Cosby, whose penchant for boldly patterned sweaters during "The Cosby Show" years is the stuff of legend, wants the public to choose its favorite piece of eye-catching knitwear.
The "Cosby Sweater Tournament," now underway at the comedian'...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:00 AM
They say that television is a writer's medium, so it makes sense that the Writers Guild of America would have its own list of the 101 greatest TV shows of all time.
At the top of the list is "The Sopranos," HBO's multiple award-winning hit series that...
| May 9, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Bill Cosby doesn't just want to entertain his fans. He wants to educate and inspire them, as well.
On Sunday, the legendary comedian will share his life stories and humorous tales at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood. But please, don't refer to his 45-...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The Robert Harling play fueled a movie version that has remained much-loved, thanks in large part to its all-star gathering of actresses, and it also fuels this Lifetime remake that unites many African-American performers.
A Louisiana beauty shop...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:49 AM
I cannot be the only one who gets a little jolt anytime he encounters someone waxing nostalgic over the 1980s or even the 1990s.
We just lived the '80s and '90s, like, a moment ago, didn't we? They seem so recent that many of us are working harder at...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Danny Rutigliano (Broadway's "The Lion King," the national tour of "How to Succeed in Business...") will be featured in the cast of the new musical comedy "The Fabulous Lipitones," which will receive a workshop at Goodspeed Musicals' Normal Terris Theatre...
| May 3, 2012
| 1:52 PM
This week, the world was introduced to the Perfect Strangers game, a fun little diversion that let you take the role of Balki Bartokomous, the iconic character from the former anchor for ABC's "TGIF" lineup as he tries to live out his dreams and move to...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:37 PM
School is winding down and the days are stretching out, which is the perfect time for fun at the old ballpark, beach, street fair, and all the other seasonal frolics that Chicagoans dream about during the dreary winter months. But don't forget that...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Fanya O'Donoghue had just learned she was pregnant when she happened to meet a group of nurses at a social gathering. She was looking for an obstetrician, and asked them whom they would recommend.
"All six of them said, 'Dr. [Nikita] Levy,'" she...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
"Community" star and Chicago native Danny Pudi is happy fans who have waited so long for the return of the wacky sitcom finally can sit back and relax Thursday.
"If you've been waiting for something weird to happen, this is the week," he said. "We're...