Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Skip RNC, Instead Zoom Tonight with Beloved NY Actor Fred Melamed (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and Chef Eric LeVine


Looking for something to watch tonight besides the horrid Republican convention?

There’s a mouth watering Zoom tonight with beloved New York actor Fred Melamed and famed chef Eric LeVine.

Hope at Home is a virtual series for the American Cancer Society’s Taste of Hope, a New York tradition. You can get the info at You’ll get a lot of gossip from Fred about his great movie roles including “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and the Coen Brothers’ “A Serious Man.” Eric Levine — a cancer survivor and James Beard nominated chef of the year — will cook up a storm. We may learn to do something more than flip hamburgers!

Here’s Eric in action:

and Fred, of course:


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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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