| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Ricky Van Veen, a Timonium native who founded collegehumor.com, is engaged to actress Allison Williams.
Williams, who plays Marnie on the HBO series "Girls," sported her engagement ring for the first time Sunday at an Oscars party hosted by Vanity Fair....
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:06 AM
Some final tidbits from backstage at the Oscars 2014:
-- Spike Jonze, clutching his Original Screenplay Oscar for “Her,” said he wasn’t necessarily foretelling the future with his film about a lonely man who falls in love and carries...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Giuliana Rancic is a red carpet warrior.
For the past 12 years, she's interviewed almost every celebrity as they've headed to the Academy Awards ceremony. And her fans have noticed.
When Rancic joined E! News as a correspondent in 2002 and then became...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Oscar watchers were surprised when "Alone Yet Not Alone," the theme from a little-known Christian movie of the same name was nominated for best original song.
Now, in a surprising twist, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is revoking the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Orchestras these days like to put titles on programs, which usually means a dash of the cute, the trite or the hyperbolic. But the title given to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's SuperPops offering this weekend strikes just the right note —...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
How much longer can Hollywood claim to be the movie capital of the world? Can the California legislature reverse the slide of film production away from Los Angeles simply by enhancing tax credits for the movie and TV industry or, one day, will the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:32 AM
The jewelry of Julie Ellyn Designs (www.JulieEllynDesigns.etsy.com) of Bel Air has been chosen for use on the CW Network's popular thriller "The Vampire Diaries," designer/owner Julie Ter Borg announced. This time, Caroline Forbes, played by Candice...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Howard Community College's Arts Collective will host a musical revue by former HCC student Jason Downs and other alums this weekend.
The show, "Why Am I Not Famous?" is a comical exploration of fame and celebrity by Downs, who in his 30-year show-...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Toast will fly, rain will fall and rice will be thrown when Carroll Arts Center presents two showings of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" on Sept. 28.
This is the sixth year the Arts Center will show the movie — a cult favorite famous not only...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:10 AM
Horton Foote crafted gentle dramas about ordinary lives. The late playwright's "A Young Lady of Property," which opens the Rep Stage season, is set in a Texas town in 1925. Although it's such an insular place that it seems unlikely the small-town gossip...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The annual French film series presented by McDaniel College and the college's foreign languages department continues Thursday, Sept. 19, with "Amour."
A discussion led by Diane Martin, academic director of McDaniel's master's degree program in...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:14 AM
For years, William Shatner wanted no part of the convention scene, had no desire to appear in front of the Trekkies, fanboys and obsessive sci-fi geeks who all craved a piece of Capt. James Tiberius Kirk.
"That's very true," says Shatner, whose stance...