| Dec 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The week's schedule will be filled with Christmas specials and movies. Old favorites will be back in a big way. 1. TBS starts its 24-hour marathon of “A Christmas Story” at 8 p.m. Monday. The 1983 comedy continues to charm the generations....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:30 AM
This time, the "Argo" story in Variety is truly about a big picture. Connecting three decades of history while erasing a quarter-century of Oscar protocol, Ben Affleck's "Argo" survived -- and indeed, thrived -- following its exclusion from the director...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"THERE IS no personal achievement in being born beautiful."
SO SAID Loretta Young. She was correct, but it was pretty easy for her to say. Loretta was born a beauty in 1913, and remained a beauty till her dying day in August of 2000.
This year marks...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:02 AM
It's that time in our program to stop and remember the folks we lost this year.
•Actors: Peggy Ahern, 95, and Jack Hanlon, 96 ("Our Gang" kids); Dimitra Arliss ("The Sting"), 79; R.G. Armstrong, 95; Luke Askew, 80; Zina Bethune, 66; Turhan Bey, 90;...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Celeste Holm, who won the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award in 1947 for "Gentlemen's Agreement," died early Sunday (July 15) in her New York City apartment at the age of 95....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:40 PM
TCM has released its classy “TCM Remembers” video that honors people who've died in the closing year. The tribute features writers (Ray Bradbury, Gore Vidal), singers (Andy Williams, Davy Jones, Whitney Houston), a comedian (Phyllis Diller), a...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:50 AM
Tony award-winning actress Elizabeth Wilson, and Branford resident, will receive the Jerome Lawrence Award at the 31st Annual William Inge Theatre Festival, April 20 at Independence Community Collegein Kansas.
Named for writer Jerome Lawrence, ("...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:25 AM
There will be a birthday celeberation for stage and film actresses Celeste Holm and Elizabeth Wilson (who lives in Branford) at the Historic Lyric Hall in New Haven's Westville neighborhood on 827 Whalley Ave. on Sunday at 2 p.m.
The Oscar-winner Holm...
| Jul 8, 2012
David Hyde Pierce says there wasn't a "Eureka!" moment when it occurred to him to set Oscar Wilde's classic comedy of manners in manors, "The Importance of Being Earnest" with the playwright's characters as transplanted American gangsters in the 1930s....
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
NEW YORK -- Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm died at her home in New York on Sunday at the age of 95, her niece, Amy Phillips, confirmed.
Holm, a star of the Broadway stage and movies, was admitted to New York's Roosevelt Hospital a week ago, but her...
| Jul 16, 2012
Celeste Holm, the versatile actress who achieved fame on Broadway in the original production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's hit musical "Oklahoma!" in 1943 and five years later won an Oscar for best supporting actress in the landmark movie-drama "Gentleman'...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 12:52 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Celeste Holm, a versatile, bright-eyed blonde who soared to Broadway fame in "Oklahoma!" and won an Oscar in "Gentleman's Agreement" but whose last years were filled with financial difficulty and estrangement from her sons, died...