September 1, 2011
Conan (11 p.m., TBS) Actor Zach Galifianakis; Sig Hansen; Raphael Saadiq performs. Late Show With David Letterman (11:35 p.m., CBS3) - Julianna Margulies; Joe Wong; Lady Antebellum performs. The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (11:35 p.m., NBC10) - Heidi Klum; Kevin Smith; Fitz & The Tantrums. Jimmy Kimmel Live (midnght, 6ABC) - Jamie Foxx; Affion Crockett; The Vaccines perform.
September 2, 2012 |
Almost everyone's gone: Simon Cowell , Steven Tyler , and Jennifer Lopez have left American Idol . And according to the New York Post and TMZ, Randy Jackson is off the judges' table. The Post says Jackson is peeved at producers' decision to shrink his role to that of musical mentor. As of Friday, Idol 's on-camera staff consists of a paltry two, Ryan Seacrest and newbie Mariah Carey . Heidi Klum's guardlove Heidi Klum , 39, whose glorious übermodelhood keeps us going, has found her post- Seal bounceback beau.
April 5, 2014 |
Olivia Munn loves news Newsroom 's Olivia Munn , 33, tells Redbook she's a serious news junkie and disdains infotainment (that most exalted genre we know best). Munn says she respects good coverage of showbiz, but can't stand when it's twisted into entertainment. "[A]nd that's what Nancy Grace is," she says. "It's not news. They're taking news and . . . debating it. " Mama Klum knows sexy Model German Heidi Klum has made quite a stir with her sexy Instagram photos - bare for the most part or in various states of sultry undress.
May 15, 2012
How is a two-day concert on the Parkway gonna charge for tickets and keep people from just standing around watching free? We're still waiting for the city and concert promoter Live Nation to answer this one. But Monday morning, Jay-Z joined Mayor Nutter atop the Art Museum steps to announce what we reported Saturday at PhillyGossip.com and had in print Monday, that the Budweiser Made in America festival will take place Sept. 1 and 2. Tickets are $99 for a two-day pass and are on sale May 23 at LiveNation.com and Ticketmaster.com.
January 28, 2012 |
Wackadoodle-dooo! Exactly what we need to end a week filled with celeb 911 calls and breakups - a note of joy. Wackadoodle is the term Claire Danes , 32, used to describe the parade that Harvard's Hasty Pudding Theatricals organized Friday, honoring her as the org's woman of the year. "It was totally bizarre - in the best sense," said the Romeo + Juliet star. "I'm learning a lot about Harvard. I now know you guys are kind of deranged and like to [relieve yourselves]
December 5, 2015 |
It's hard to believe that the current iteration of This Is the Week That Is celebrates 1812 Productions' 10th anniversary of their year-ending sketch-comedy show. But given the level of talent involved, it comes as no surprise that rather than feel stale, the writers at 1812 continue to expertly blend the comfort of recognition with the joys of discovering something new. Like past shows preceding election years, much of this year's content centers on roasting the candidates vying for nominations in the coming presidential election.
April 11, 2012 |
Rush Limbaugh's show will no longer be running on "The Big Talker," WPHT-AM (1210). CBS announced that Premiere Media, which syndicates Rush's show, is taking it off WPHT's schedule, where he's been since 1999 (before that, he was on WWDB). Replacing him in the 1-3 p.m. slot will be longtime Philly broadcaster Michael Smerconish, whose national talk show has been running taped during afternoon drive time; it'll now run live. "I am thrilled that CBS decided to make this change," Smerconish told us at "SideShow," "and I am anxious to once again welcome live callers from my hometown for the duration of my program.
October 2, 2015 |
Morgan Freeman's debut At 78, Morgan Freeman is ever ready to try new things: He makes his debut as a TV director with the season premiere of CBS's Madam Secretary . The show, which stars Téa Leoni and Keith Carradine, airs at 8 p.m. Sunday. Freeman, who won a best supporting actor Oscar for Million Dollar Baby , has directed one feature film in his career, the 1993 Apartheid drama Bopha! "I had fun doing it," says Freeman, one of Madame Secretary 's exec producers.
June 26, 2015 |
Carey-ing on . . . A king of improv comedy, funnyman Drew Carey surprised several people yesterday when he showed up unannounced at some public places around town. Carey made his first appearance Tuesday night at Cuba Libre (10 S. 2nd St.) in Old City with a lady friend, where he ate the adobo-rubbed 12 oz. Black Angus sirloin steak and a side of grilled broccoli. He opted for bottled water. I'm told Carey drinks only water - no carbs - as part of his diet. My sources say he finished everything on his plate and left the server a 200 percent tip. Then, yesterday, among other stops, it was off to the Betsy Ross House (239 Arch St.)
October 14, 2009 |
Jon, Kate, many pieces of eight A judge in Montgomery County court in Norristown yesterday ordered overexposed reality TV star Jon Gosselin, 32, to return $180,000 to a joint bank account he shares with estranged wife Kate. The sum is part of $232,000 that Kate, 34, alleged Jon took despite orders from their divorce arbitrator. "The remaining sum of $55,000, which Ms. Gosselin used for household bills and expenses relating to the children, will be subject to further determination by the arbitrator at a later date," Mark Momjian, Kate's lawyer, said in a statement.