| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:27 PM
Tom's intro reminds us that last week it was "Wagner who got jacked." They tell us that it's "Rock Week" and the reanimated corpses of KISS are on the ballroom floor to get us pumped up with "Rock and Roll All Nite" - "Nite" is their spelling not mine. ...
| Dec 9, 2012
At a loss for time but still want to look your best for that holiday party? Make an appointment at Eden Sassoon's new finishing studio in West Hollywood and get three key services — a blow-dry and style, a manicure and eyebrow shaping — for...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It was impossible news to take in. Whenever I was around her through the years, the air crackled with energy and ideas and one-liners -- and a sense of celebration.
In fact, the last time I saw her was at a little gathering she put together to...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The zombies, top dramas and schedule changes stand out this weekend. The highlights: 1. Leaving a zombie-infested farm, “The Walking Dead” starts season three by shifting to zombie-infested buildings. A quick stop at a haunted house gives...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:28 AM
A little more than a month before its Jan. 13 premiere, HBO finally posted more than a 20-second teaser for the anticipated second season of "Girls" on its YouTube page Friday morning. And despite this being the family-friendly YouTube that it is, creator...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Tom Hanks will make his Broadway debut in April in a new play written by the late Nora Ephron. "Lucky Guy" is scheduled to open at the Broadhurst Theatre on April 1 for a limited run. The production, directed by George C. Wolfe, will have a rather long...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Shatner's World: We Just Live in It
Written by and starring William Shatner. 8 p.m. November 8 at the Palace Theatre, 61 Atlantic St., Stamford. $50 & $75; $290 for VIP seats, a souvenir poster and a post-show reception with Shatner. (203) 325-4466,...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Tom Hanks, not surprisingly, has never been in a fight. The two-time Oscar-winner and notorious nice guy said, “Gentleman don’t do such things,” when asked about his fisticuffs history at a downtown Chicago hotel Friday.
But in the...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 6:39 AM
You've heard Chet Haze rap on the Northwestern anthem-turned-viral-video, “White and Purple,” and now you can see Haze — aka Chet Hanks, son of actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson — perform live in Chicago for the first time.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 2:04 PM
While in Chicago promoting his upcoming film, "Larry Crowne," Tom Hanks and wife Rita Wilson visited RL in the Gold Coast Thursday and Friday. Country singer LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian had brunch at RL Sunday. Cibrian is filming NBC's...
| Oct 10, 2010
The Salons by the Shore, a series benefitting the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, came to a close on consecutive Sundays with Urs Fischer's "Dialogue" and Richard Prince's "Art Talk." The former was at the home of Peter Morton, the latter at...