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3 hrs ago | She Knows

Melissa Gilbert joins the Mommalogues

We're excited to announce that, for the month of October, actress and director Melissa Gilbert joins our regular Mommaloguers cast to share her thoughts about being a mom and how she balances her celebrity life with quality, everyday family time. Gilbert's mouthwatering, brand-new cookbook, My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from My Little House to Yours ,a is available today.


Related Topix: Little House on the Prairie, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, The Miracle Worker, Entertainment, Drama, Television, War Movies, The Diary of Anne Frank, Splendor in the Grass, Celebrities, Melissa Gilbert

7 hrs ago |

Stourbridge pastor pays tribute to Bond villain Richard Kiel

Dr Tony Stone with former Bond villain Richard Kiel, pictured at a church crusade in Buffalo, New York, in 1986. Reverend Dr Tony Stone, leader of William Street Church in Brierley Hill, became friends with the towering seven foot two star, who played steel-toothed villain Jaws in Moonraker and The Spy Who Loved Me, after the actor became a born again Christian.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Pale Rider, Happy Gilmore, West Midlands County, England, Richard Kiel, Staffordshire County, England, Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Buffalo, NY

12 hrs ago |

Scoop: REVENGE on ABC - Sunday, October 5, 2014

"Disclosure" - Emily confronts former friends and a lifelong enemy in a desperate search for Victoria, while the fallen Queen of the Hamptons finds herself at the mercy of her own darkest secret, on "Revenge," SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5 , on the ABC Television Network. "Revenge" stars Emily VanCamp as Emily Thorne , Madeleine Stowe as Victoria Grayson, Josh Bowman as Daniel Grayson , Nick Wechsler as Jack Porter, Gabriel Mann as Nolan Ross, Christa B. Allen as Charlotte Clarke, Karine Vanasse as Margaux LeMarchal, and James Tupper as David Clarke .


Related Topix: Revenge, Entertainment, Television, Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Emily VanCamp, Madeleine Stowe, Josh Bowman, Nick Wechsler

16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Emily VanCamp bundles up in a sweater and scarf as she arrives in sweltering Los Angeles

Emily VanCamp possibly did not check the weather forecast when she arrived back in sweltering hot Los Angeles on Monday. The Revenge star was all covered up at Los Angeles International Airport as she made her way through the terminal after her flight landed.


Related Topix: Revenge, Entertainment, Television, Emily VanCamp, Weather, Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Nashville Scene

Kris Kristofferson at the Ryman, 9/13/14

The Spin digs conceptual art, so we were fascinated with Kris Kristofferson's solo acoustic show Saturday night at the Ryman. His performance was a benefit for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and it went beyond the usual singer-songwriter conventions - cult of personality, minimal accompaniment, unstudied vocal approach, and the like - into a sphere all its own.


Related Topix: History Movies, Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, Comedy Movies, Convoy, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore, Country, Kris Kristofferson

Someone Used 'Destiny' to Recreate 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Scene

This weekend, Marvel's out of this world adventure Guardians of the Galaxy became an even bigger success as it became the first film this year to cross the $300 million mark in both the domestic and foreign box office charts. That's not an easy feat, and not even Captain America: The Winter Soldier or The LEGO Movie reached that milestone.


Related Topix: Guardians of the Galaxy, Activision, Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Chris Pratt, Oblivion, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Tron: Legacy, Super

Albany Times Union

Review: Streisand's timeless 'Partners' soars

Barbra Streisand's "Partners" isn't just about star-powered duets, but partnerships of love and family. It's a love album for the ages, as fit for your anniversary as your parents' or your child's wedding.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal, Barbra Streisand, Andrea Bocelli, Classical, Love Me Tender, Musical Movies, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Entertainment

Jackson Hole Radio

Show Goes On at Jackson Hole Playhouse After Cast Member's Death

Jackson Hole Playhouse is still showing "Paint Your Wagon" daily even though their cast member Amy Bennett died last week after she collided with a tractor trailer while riding her bike. Jackson Hole Daily says Bennett was playing as Elizabeth in the show based on the 1969 Clint Eastwood film.


Related Topix: Paint Your Wagon, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

The Atlantic

30 Years of Coens: Fargo

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Coen brothers' debut, Blood Simple , I'm re-watching their 16 feature films and attempting to jot down observations on one per day, in order of their release. For a fuller explanation of what I'm doing and why, see my first entry, on Blood Simple .


Related Topix: Thriller, Fargo, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Blood Simple., Comedy Movies, Action Movies, Raising Arizona, The Hudsucker Proxy, Barton Fink, Entertainment

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

'Top Gun 2a 2 Has All the Makings of a Blockbuster

Top Gun 2 has come up against a lot of roadblocks in the almost thirty years since the first movie starring a young Tom Cruise as a rebellious young student at the Navy's fighter weapons school was released. A draft of the script by Peter Craig was written a couple years ago, but the project halted after the suicide of director Tony Scott in 2012.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Action Movies, Top Gun, Celebrities, Tom Cruise, Entertainment

Sun Sep 14, 2014

WIXY-FM Champaign


THIS DAY IN HISTORY: Actors Jay Silverheels, left, as Tonto, and Clayton Moore in the title role of "The Lone Ranger" are shown in a scene from the western television series in 1951. The program debuted on this day in 1949.


Related Topix: Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Action Movies, Clayton Moore

Seven-time GRAMMY Award winning Willie Nelson brings rescheduled show to Carmel

Seven-time GRAMMY Award winning country singer/songwriter Willie Nelson brings his Willie Nelson & Family 2014 tour to the Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana on Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 7:30pm. This is a rescheduled concert from September 25th, 2013 and August 23rd, 2014.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Red Headed Stranger, Music!, Drama Movies, Carmel, IN

The Gaston Gazette

Today in history: Seven indicted in connection to Watergate break-in

On September 15, 1789, the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs was renamed the Department of State. Author James Fenimore Cooper was born in Burlington, New Jersey.


Related Topix: Prison, September, Pop/Rock, The President, Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Action Movies

Star Tribune

Presnell sang in 'Molly Brown'

Q: My wife and I recently saw the old movie "The Unsinkable Molly Brown" and were highly impressed with Harve Presnell's singing. Was this really his voice, or was it dubbed? A: That was Presnell, a trained singer who worked from time to time in musicals.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Musical Movies, Thriller, Fargo, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Harve Presnell, Debbie Reynolds, William H. Macy, My Fair Lady, Family, Entertainment

The Capital-Journal

'Cheech' Marin: From cop's kid to king of cannabis comedy

The Up in Smoke Tour: Cheech & Chong with War, featuring the comedy of Tommy Chong, left, and Cheech Marin, with the music of the band War, stops at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Landon Arena at the Kansas Expocentre. War, the California funk band known for the hit songs "Low Rider," "Spill the Wine," "Summer," "Why Can't We Be Friends?" "The Cisco Kid" and "The World Is a Ghetto," will perform Wednesday in Landon Arena at the Kansas Expocentre as part of the Up In Smoke Tour: Cheech & Chong with War.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Tommy Chong, War, Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, The Cisco Kid, Cheech Marin, Topeka, KS

Nottingham Evening Post

Steal Jane Fonda's sophisticated style in Nottingham

HOLLYWOOD legend Jane Fonda stuck to a trusty black ensemble for the premiere of new film release This is Where I Leave You in Toronto this week. The 76-year-old actress and former model is well-known for her sophisticated style and chic outfits, and for this red carpet appearance she didn't disappoint.


Related Topix: Cat Ballou, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Jane Fonda

The Capital-Journal

The Lone Ranger

"A fiery horse with the speed of light, a cloud of dust and a hearty Hi-Yo Silver! The Lone Ranger! ... With his faithful Indian companion Tonto, the daring and resourceful masked rider of the plains led the fight for law and order in the early western United States! Nowhere in the pages of history can one find a greater champion of justice! Return with us now to those thrilling days of yesteryear! From out of the past come the thundering hoofbeats of the great horse Silver! The Lone Ranger rides again!" My huband and I were watching CBS Sunday Morning hosted by Charles Osgood. One of the segments of the program focused on something that took us back to the past.


Related Topix: The Lone Ranger, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Lone Ranger, Action Movies, Sunday Morning, TV, Electronics

Sat Sep 13, 2014

James Gandolfini does not go out on a high note in 'The Drop'

John Candy and "Wagons East." Raul Julia and "Street Fighter." These are just a couple of examples of actors being in really bad movies, not knowing it will be the last ones they do before their untimely deaths.


Related Topix: James Gandolfini, Comedy Movies, Wagons East, John Candy, Raul Julia

KISU-TV Pocatello

On Story

Austin Film Festival's ON STORY is a half-hour series that gives a behind the scenes look at the creative process of the country's most beloved movies and TV shows. The show is a mash-up of footage of screenwriter and filmmakers discussing their craft and films.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Unforgiven, Celebrities, Clint Eastwood

The Washington Post

Melissa Gilberta s got jokes

It's been 32 years since the final episode of the pioneer drama "Little House on the Prairie," but that doesn't stop folks who wished they grew up in Walnut Grove from peppering actress Melissa Gilbert with questions about what life was like on a 19th century farm. "Actually that would make me a couple hundred years old.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Little House on the Prairie, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Melissa Gilbert, The National, US Politics, US News


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