| Nov 12, 2008
After all the drama and importance of watching the presidential campaign play out on TV in recent months, I felt like it might be a long, long time before I could ever get hooked on a reality TV series again.
But now comes the season premiere of Top...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 3:09 AM
A trip to the top of the Hancock Center or Willis Tower can languish on Chicagoans' to-do lists for years — nearly 20 on mine — but September dangles some of the finest days to round up the family and get it done.
Tourism dips just as...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Katy Perry just might be the "straight-up enemy" whom Taylor Swift talks about in a new interview and references in a song off her upcoming album. And if Perry isn't, then the "Roar" singer definitely knows how to subtweet for maximum attention....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The back of the volunteer badge dangling around my neck listed a number of instructions. It told me to wear closed-toe shoes and protective gloves, and avoid handling hazardous material, such as broken glass, needles and horse patties. I should complete...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:20 PM
NEW YORK — Elisabeth Moss, best known as Peggy Olson, "Mad Men's" buttoned-up but ambitious secretary-turned-copywriter, smiles with her whole face while talking about her latest project, "The One I Love."
The film, written and directed by...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:14 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Weirdness has a new home on TV: Participant Media's Pivot will air segments from Rainn Wilson's "SoulPancake" webseries exclusively starting Monday, Aug. 25.
Pivot will air "Mixtape by SoulPancake" at 8:30 p.m. Eastern on...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Paramount Pictures is offering Katy Perry's 71 million Facebook followers the chance to rent her 2012 concert-tour documentary, "Katy Perry: Part of Me," directly from the social site.
The launch is timed to promote Perry's Prismatic World Tour, which...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
TAORMINA, Sicily -- Pamela Anderson at 46, has plans for a new chapter in her career, starting with her role in Werner Herzog's next film "Vernon God Little," the former "Baywatch" star said at the Taormina Film Festival in Italy, where she received a...
| Jun 17, 2014
“Dancing With the Stars” professional dancers Julianne and Derek Hough have launched their own dance production, “Move Live on Tour,” which comes to Tower Theater in Upper Darby at 8 p.m. June 20 and Sands Bethlehem Event Center at...
| May 31, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Trailers typically precede movies and excite auds about coming attractions, but they were the main event at Friday night's 15th annual Golden Trailer Awards, held at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills.
The lengthy ceremony, honoring the best in motion...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:37 PM
No one ever mistook Nicholas Evlampios Fotiu for Dick Button, but there are almost as many of Fotiu's skating highlights on YouTube as of the great figure skater Button. Invariably, Fotiu is punching somebody, a feat he performed repeatedly for the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:19 PM
A great beard can be a delicate thing.
There is a fine line between a facial masterpiece and a catastrophe on your face.
You can't go wrong with a carefully groomed beard, but sometimes letting your facial hair go wild can look just as good.