Saturday, March 2, 2024

Celebrity

“Jack Reacher” Beaten by “Parental Guidance” Again, And It’s Easy to See Why

The moment finally came last night. While my family was in seeing "Parental Guidance," I sneaked next door and caught "Jack Reacher" at last....

Bette Midler, Billy Crystal Take Tom Cruise for a Second Day in a Row

Tom Cruise is just not having a good year. He can only hope that 2013 will be better. He was skunked by Katie Holmes...

Fontella Bass, The Great Singer of “Rescue Me,” Dies at 72

I met Fontella Bass in 2001 at the Rhythm and Blues Foundation dinner that year. The great singer of "Rescue Me," a song she...

Downton Abbey Shocker: Spoiler Alert So Read Only if You’re Strong

Downton Abbey Shocker: STOP READING RIGHT NOW IF YOU DON'T WANT TO KNOW. Remember that when Dan Stevens and I crossed paths the night...

Kate Winslet’s Third Marriage Makes Her Mrs. Rocknroll

People--my friends, family, etc-- often ask me, What are these celebrities really like? Are they crazy? And I say, no no, there are really...

Celebrity Skyrocket: Tom Cruise’s Tabloid “Date” Was a Steakhouse Manager Last April

Meet Cynthia Jorge. Last April she was an assistant manager at some place called Benjamin Steakhouse on East 41st St. Today she's on the...

Jack Klugman, of the “Odd Couple” and Oscar Madison Fame, 90

Jack Klugman died on Monday at age 90. It's hard to believe he was 90 considering how he's lived on an on as a...

My Other Life in Hollywood: Jackie Bisset, Robert Forster, Et Al.

Every so often I have to zip out to the West Coast to my least favorite place in the world. I actually lived in...