| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Fans of the NBC drama "Chicago Fire" have been anxiously awaiting Tuesday's third-season premiere, to see who survived the explosion that had almost the entire cast in danger in the second-season finale.
You can rest more easily about Christopher...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Someone let Chicago Cut Steakhouse know Charles Barkley is coming to town.
The NBA Hall of Famer will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Tuesday’s Cubs- Cincinnati Reds game at Wrigley Field. Barkley – who is known to visit and plug...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Where USC goes, Will Ferrell will follow -- as long as he’s not too busy filming or promoting a movie.
Ferrell (“Anchorman”) was in Chicago last week for his alma matter’s game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. and dined...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The stars of “Divergent” took a break from factional feuding in the post-apocalyptic sci-fi film currently shooting in Chicago to have dinner together Sunday at Girl and the Goat in the West Loop.
Shailene Woodley, whose character leaves the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 3:09 AM
The Chicago Fire confusion has begun.
Taylor Kinney — star of the upcoming NBC firefighter drama “Chicago Fire” — told reporters during a conference call last week that some Chicagoans get the wrong idea when he tells them what he...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Barack Obama once again seemed to have a firm grip on the Hollywood vote during this year's election, so it's no surprise that stars came out to support the president Tuesday at his election night rally at McCormick Place. And because, to them, there...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:18 AM
The folks at Firehouse 51 will be fighting more than fires on Season 2 of NBC's "Chicago Fire."
"There's an outside threat to the firehouse—more than one actually. One is physical and one is mental," executive producer Derek Haas said during a...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Figuring out Chicago isn't always easy for new residents, but cast members of "Chicago Fire" are here to help.
Six TV shows currently are filming full-time in Chicago and one part-time. Besides "Fire," its NBC spin-off, "Chicago PD," is shooting around...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:55 PM
During the first season of BBC America's drama "Copper," Ato Essandoh knew he had found a rare TV character in Dr. Matthew Freeman.
Matthew is not only a free African-American during the Civil War, but he's a practicing physician in the rough Five Points...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 4:32 PM
It didn't work too well when The Itchy & Scratchy Show tried to add “Poochie” into the mix, but NBC's firehouse drama Chicago Fire is going to try adding a dog to its regular cast of characters when a mutt named “Pouch” gets...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:33 AM
Whatever the 100 or so extras were frantically running away from during “Transformers 4” filming Sunday at Cloud Gate (better known as The Bean) in Millennium Park, Kelsey Grammer, who plays a villain in the film, was nonchalantly walking...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:13 PM
By now fans of "Chicago Fire" know that NBC is creating a police-focused spinoff of the series called "Chicago PD." Tune in to this Wednesday's episode of "Chicago Fire" to get a sneak peek of the new series.
In "Let Her Go," debuting at 9 p.m. CT May...