| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Joss Whedon surprised attendees at the Tribeca Film Festival's world premiere of new film "In Your Eyes" when he appeared in a video announcement following the April 20 screening to announce that Whedon and Kai Cole's Bellwether Pictures had just released...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:33 PM
The cast of “Shameless” wasn’t in Chicago very long last week. They never really are. But Emmy Rossum and co. still found time to hit up a few restaurants while here filming exterior scenes for the fourth season of the Showtime dramedy....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 2:36 PM
The cast of “Shameless” — including Emmy Rossum, Jeremy Allen White, Harry Hamlin, Shanola Hampton, Steve Howey and Zach McGowan — partied Thursday at The Underground while in town filming the third season of the Showtime dramedy....
| Nov 13, 2011
| 5:15 PM
“The Chicago Code” and “The Playboy Club” didn’t make it to a second season, but fellow Chicago-based TV series “Shameless” did. And it has been filming exterior scenes for Season 2 — which premieres on...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Jeremy Allen White had been craving Kuma’s Corner all morning when we met in front of the popular Avondale burger joint Wednesday. The 21-year-old actor visits Kuma’s every time he is in Chicago filming exterior scenes for Showtime’s...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| May 4, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The most basic rule of a screen romance is that you have to root for the couple to become a couple. And that just kills “Something Borrowed.” The winsome, girl-next-door charms of Ginnifer Goodwin and the witty way with a one-liner of John...
| May 4, 2011
| 4:32 PM
"Something Borrowed" premiere: Kate Hudson, John Krasinski, Ginnifer Goodwin, Colin Egglesfield...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Steve Howey has found his niche in acting. The Crescenta Valley High School graduate played the son-in-law Van on the TV show “Reba” for six seasons and is now on the new Showtime series “Shameless.”
In college he had his sights...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 6:23 PM
Bill Howey takes a no-nonsense approach in his acting classes at his studio in Burbank. His classes are for serious students, he said, and he personalizes the experience, challenges them and gives them honest feedback.
It must be the secret to his...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:30 AM
Despite frequent attempts, many hit British TV series haven't been able to make a successful transition across the big pond to American television. For every success like NBC's "The Office," there's a bomb like the same network's "Coupling." Or, on a...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 2:51 PM
William H. Macy displays his utter bravery as an actor by starring as the less-than-redeeming head of a Chicago family in this risky Showtime adaptation of a British series.
His character is hard-drinking and unreliable, so his eldest daughter (Emmy...