| Nov 25, 2010
One of Chicago's biggest stars and legendary entertainers is celebrating 50 years in show business. As WGN Entertainment reporter Dean Richards reports, at age 82, "Chicago's Very Own" Bob Newhart may be better than ever!
"Thank you- Thank you very much....
| Nov 25, 2011
| 3:56 PM
Actor Wayne Knight is a veteran of iconic television and major feature films, from playing the evil mailman Newman on “Seinfeld” to the gluttonous villain in Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park.” He’s also a longtime...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 7:42 PM
How's everybody doing out there? Did you ever notice a funny thing about comedy in the Lehigh Valley? It's stronger than ever — with regular shows at the ArtsQuest Center, at the Allentown and Bethlehem Brew Works, the Ramada Inn of Whitehall, the...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:45 PM
On a sweltering East Coast evening last week I took in a community production of Meredith Wilson's classic 1957 Broadway musical, "Music Man."
The performance was a delight, and brought back many wonderful memories.
I first saw the show in the summer of...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 1:40 PM
Update: A gated Bel-Air estate built in 1932 and designed by architect Gerard Colcord has sold for $10.5 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The Horton House, named for its original owners, has been owned by entertainment industry...
| May 6, 2009
Dom DeLuise, the mirthful, moon-faced comic actor who provided frequent comedic support in television variety shows of the 1960s and '70s and in movies starring Mel Brooks and Burt Reynolds, has died. He was 75.
DeLuise died Monday evening at St. John'...
| Jan 20, 2008
Suzanne Pleshette, the dark-haired, smoky-voiced actress who played Bob Newhart's confident and sexy wife, Emily Hartley, for six years on the popular 1970s sitcom "The Bob Newhart Show," has died. She was 70.
The widow of comic actor Tom Poston,...
| Nov 13, 2009
David Lloyd, an Emmy Award-winning television comedy writer who wrote the classic "Chuckles Bites the Dust" episode of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," has died. He was 75.
Lloyd died of prostate cancer Tuesday at his home in Beverly Hills, said his son,...
| May 22, 2010
TV writer, producer co-created 'Who's the Boss?'
Martin Cohan, 77, who co-created the ABC sitcom "Who's the Boss?" and was a prolific TV writer and producer, died Wednesday at his home in Pacific Palisades after a two-year battle with...
| Aug 16, 2007
| 2:46 PM
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| Aug 16, 2007
"Hitler's outward hatred for Jews and Russians may have belied a secret passion for some of their greatest musical works, if a recently discovered cache of records proves to be the remains of his private music collection. The nearly 100 records, now...
| Nov 15, 2008
Update: The listing price on Lee Holdridge's home has been reduced from $2,975,000 to $2,495,000 since this story ran in November 2008.
As far as his country music fans are concerned, Tim McGraw could sing the Yellow Pages, and it would still sound...