| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte's reality show won't debut until April 21 on E!
But Anderson Cooper blasts the show Wednesday on his daytime talk show "Anderson Live." It airs at 3 p.m. weekdays on WRBW-Channel 65.
"I've found the most ridiculous TV show...
| Feb 28, 2013
America's twin ills, the swollen ranks of hungry people and the national obesity epidemic are explained, in blunt and poignant terms, in "A Place at the Table," a new documentary about food politics and the forces that let hunger make a comeback....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:43 AM
This finale was unlike anything we’ve ever seen, and clearly produced by some kind of fill-in crew.
The entire episode was done in Iron Chef style “live” from a Kitchen Stadium-esque set with a hooting and hollering audience. This...
| Feb 28, 2013
Review: Siena Tavern
51 W. Kinzie St. 312-595-1322
Rating: 3 (out of four) Off to a good start
Fabio Viviani was a fan favorite on the fifth season of "Top Chef," but since then, I've seen his charming grin and Italian accent all over the place.
| Mar 7, 2013
Around this time last year, Beverly Kim was something of a minor television celebrity on "Top Chef." Several Saturdays ago, we found Kim calling out dinner orders from a cavernous and modern West Town kitchen, a space that would be the envy of every...
| Feb 21, 2013
Fabio the celebrity chef has a photo of Fabio the supermodel on his phone.
Of course he does.
"He's one of my dearest friends in the United States," Fabio Viviani enthused about the famously beef-cakey Fabio Lanzoni while seated at the main bar of...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:06 PM
The last thing you want a competition series called "Robot Combat League" is to dwell on the personalities of its human contestants like "Top Chef," "Survivor" and a million other such shows do.
You just want to see giant robots beating the circuitry out...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Normally it's Kristin Cavallari supporting fiance and Bears quarterback Jay Cutler on game day from the suites at Soldier Field, but during Cavallari's promotional appearance on behalf of her Chinese Laundry shoe line Saturday at the Von Maur store in...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Emmy voters like a good epic and find biopics irresistible. How will these clashing sensibilities play out in this year's movie/miniseries race? And now that Jon Stewart has vacated his chair for a few weeks, might it be possible for someone to steal...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Chef Fabio Viviani — the “Top Chef” Season 5 fan favorite — is coming to Winn-Dixie, 1515 E. Hallandale Beach Blvd., Hallandale Beach 3-6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 for a free cooking demonstration.
As brand ambassador for Bertolli...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Brooke, Josh, and Sheldon remain, splayed out on the sofas and clearly exhausted.
Brooke finds a note from Padma telling them to meet her at the Eagle Crest. Is that an Alaskan Leather Bar? I'm excited.
They drive up a long mountain and are stopped by...