Six By Sondheim director and longtime Sondheim collaborator James Lapine on the life of a legend
Stephen Sondheim’s big break came in 1957, when he collaborated with Leonard Bernstein and Arthur Laurents on West Side Story. Since then, the composer and lyricist has gone on to win a Pulitzer, an Oscar, eight Grammies and more Tony Awards than any other composer.
On December 9, HBO will take ... More
Jeremy Luke lands his dream role on Mob City—the latest from The Walking Dead creator—and weighs what it takes to be a wiseguy
Not all Hollywood monsters are dreamed up for the big screen. Many of the gangsters and crooked cops on Mob City—TV god Frank Darabont’s new series debuting December 4 on the TNT network—were flesh-and-blood bad guys in 1940s Los Angeles, including notable nogoodniks Bugsy Siegel, Meyer Lansky and ... More
From Justin Bieber's brothel rumors to Tom Cruise's Scientology woes, the six most surprising statements of the week
It was a week of court cases, apologies, and kiss-and-tells from teen icons. Read on for for the most brazen—and revealing—quotes from the past week.
Bieber Does Baywatch
“Can't believe or dwell on the bs. Just gotta know your truth. U can't bring us down. And @DavidHasselhoff everyone loved BayWatch.”—Justin Bieber, responding (sort ... More
From The Carrie Diaries to Scandal to Her, Matt Letscher is everywhere
From a devious political operative on Scandal to a doing-his-best dad on The Carrie Diaries, Matt Letscher's had his share of wide-ranging and highly visible parts recently. Now with films including Her, with Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson, and Devil's Knot, with Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth, the ... More
Before a screening of her new film The Counselor, the Game of Thrones actress hops on call
On the heels of her turn in Ron Howard's Rush, Natalie Dormer is showing the silver screen another side of the femme fatale role in Ridley Scott's new thriller The Counselor, out October 25. The actress known for her characters on hit TV shows like The Tudors, Elementary and ... More
House of Cards actor Sebastian Arcelus on bringing John Grisham's tome to Broadway
Broadway's seen its fair share of adaptations, wringing theatrical productions from children's books (Matilda) and campy films (9 to 5). This week the Great White Way gets a double-whammy as A Time To Kill, a courtroom drama based on the John Grisham novel that spawned a 1996 film, ... More
From Anthony Weiner’s self-loathing to Martha’s swipe at Gwyneth, the 5 most mind-boggling statements of the week
After certain conversations, celebrities might wish they could hit "undo." Hold forth for the most brazen—and revealing—quotes from the week of October 18. Reading between the lines isn’t necessary.
Pillow Talk with Warren Buffett
"Creditworthiness is like virginity. It can be preserved but not restored very easily." —Warren Buffett, waxing ... More
With an attitude Hollywood should reckon with, the actress talks body image, raising her daughter, and the guys of Anchorman 2
When it comes to preparing for highly publicized red carpet events, Hollywood starlets are notorious for juice cleansing, masochistic exercise routines and bizarre detox remedies. Christina Applegate couldn't care less about such painstaking preparation—or what people think about her, either, quite frankly.
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From Kanye's egoism to Suzanne Somers' a.m. routine, here are the week's most mind-boggling statements
It's rare, but occasionally those (un)lucky enough to be in the news can say something truly surprising, making publicists shudder and fans recoil—or sometimes rejoice. Carry on for the most brazen, stupefying and surprising quotes from the week of October 11. Reading between the lines isn't necessary.
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Young Republicans have found a beau ideal in newly minted TV host Meghan McCain
Meghan McCain has never been a shrinking violet. The 28-year-old daughter of Arizona Senator and one-time Republican Presidential nominee John McCain has made a place for herself as a cable-news personality, writer and bodacious blonde embodiment of young blood in the fusty political spheres in which she travels.
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