| May 17, 2011
| 12:50 PM
The majority of performers have some type of back-story about first starting out in the industry and Steve Lippia is no different.
The Connecticut native who will be performing Simply Sinatra starring Steve Lippia at the Pasquerilla Performing Arts...
| Aug 18, 2011
UPDATE: U.S. Marshals tell us William Morris was arrested when he robbed a bank on Capitol Hill on August 10th.
Detectives say he took off and went to Boston after the first bank robbery he's accused of, but returned to Seattle.
---CASE UPDATE 5/27/...
| Jun 7, 2011
Rob Young's "Electric Eden" is a rich, overgrown garden of a book. Subtitled "Unearthing Britain's Visionary Music," its ostensible purpose is to chronicle the late 1960s/early 1970s heyday of British folk rock: artists such as Fairport Convention, Nick...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Former William Morris Agency Chief Executive James Wiatt has listed his mansion in Pacific Palisades for sale at $16.5 million.
The 11,544-square-foot house built in 2007 features a sweeping staircase, high ceilings, a paneled library/bar and a master...
| Sep 9, 2011
Donald L. Taffner
Distributor brought British TV shows to U.S.
Donald L. Taffner, 80, an independent television distributor and producer who adapted and delivered "The Benny Hill Show" and other British comedy programs for U.S. broadcasts, died...
| Sep 11, 2011
Yes, it has dinosaurs. But at its core Fox's new sci-fi epic "Terra Nova" is an environmental fable. And a pretty darned expensive one at that.
In fact, even though it has no big-name stars raking in giant paydays, "Terra Nova" is probably the...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:24 PM
George William “Jim” Morris, 73, of Hedgesville, W.Va., died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, at his home. The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, W.Va. The service will be Friday at 1 p.m. at the...
| Dec 16, 2011
Erica Daniels has a lot of reading to do. Sitting among piles of submitted plays at her Steppenwolf office in Lincoln Park, she carefully places one script at the top of the stack so she remembers to take it home.
"Everybody's getting their scripts in...
| Jul 20, 2011
Like many boys, Adam Chester's most embarrassing moments occurred in middle school, courtesy of his dear mom. He was changing gym clothes alongside his buddies when he heard a familiar, shrill voice from beyond: "AAADAAM!" In through the locker room...
| Jul 26, 2011
Gervase Duan "G.D." Spradlin, a character actor best known for playing authority figures in television and films, including "The Godfather: Part II" and "Apocalypse Now," has died. He was 90.
Spradlin died of natural causes at his cattle ranch in San...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 8:26 AM
La historia de los mineros chilenos que permanecieron atrapados bajo tierra más de dos meses llegará a la pantalla grande.
Los 33 mineros han vendido los derechos a su historia al productor Mike Medavoy, según un comunicado de éste y de los...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 10:34 PM
Lollapalooza wasn’t built to last two years, let alone intended to be around long enough to celebrate a 20th anniversary Aug. 5-7 in Grant Park.
“I haven’t said this before, but after the first year, I went on my merry way, thinking...