Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ugly Betty News

News on Ugly Betty continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Beast

A Crowning Moment of American HypocrisyBy Amanda Marcotte

Thirty years ago, Vanessa Williams relinquished her crown amidst a nude photo scandal, crystallizing the unfair expectation that American girls have to be sexy, but not sexual.

Comment?

Related Topix: Desperate Housewives, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Vanessa Williams

Tue Jul 22, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Helle Berry's role in Monster's Ball was first offered to Vanessa Williams

Though it might be hard for us to believe, yet the truth is that there is nothing about Helle Berry's role in Monster's Ball that is a source of regret or envy for Venessa Williams who was the first choice for this role.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Vanessa Williams, R-N-B, Family, Kids

NEWS.com.au

Guilty pleasure? TV history? Or both?

THE Block's makers say she has "no filter" and a "take-no-prisoners" attitude. Deanne Jolly calls it being assertive - and she knows many won't like it.

Comment?

Related Topix: Entertainment, The Block, Television, Comedy, Drama, Ana Ortiz, Soap Opera, Melrose Place, Grant Show

Sun Jul 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Theater People Podcast Welcomes Two-Time Tony Nominee Robin De Jesus

On Monday, July 21st the Theater People Podcast welcomes two-time Tony-nominee Robin de Jesus .

Comment?

Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Comedy Movies, Camp, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Rent, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Wed Jul 16, 2014

WCKX-FM Columbus

Vanessa Williams: Hiding My Childhood Molestation Affected Her My Adult Life

The "Ugly Betty" star revealed on Sunday's episode of "Oprah's Master Class" that the incident happened while she was on a vacation with a family friend to California.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Vanessa Williams, Healthcare Law, Law

Queerty

Michael Urie Says Hiring Gay Actors To Play Straight Is A "Big...

Despite playing an extremely flamboyant and openly gay character for four years on ABC's Ugly Betty , Michael Urie tells Frontiers this week that he was instructed to personally stay in the closet during his tenure at ABC over fears that being openly gay in Hollywood would damage his career.

Comment?

Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Michael Urie

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Los Angeles Times

'Buyer & Cellar' is a pleasant, fond sendup of Streisand

Prob not the best prep Jonathan Tolins' hit off-Broadway play, "Buyer & Cellar," comes with a couple of disclaimers before its star Michael Urie can conjure into existence the one and only Barbra Streisand.

Comment?

Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Michael Urie

Post and Courier

Ana Ortiz is proud of her TV show 'Devious Maids'

Yes, the project came from two classy Hollywood acts: "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry and, serving as a producer, "Housewives" star Eva Longoria.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ana Ortiz, Desperate Housewives, Celebrities, Eva Longoria Parker, Hot Chicks, Eva Longoria

Sun Jul 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Theater People Podcast Welcome's Tony-Winner Tonya Pinkins from Holler If Ya Hear Me

On Monday, July 7th, the Theater People Podcast welcomes Tony Award-winner Tonya Pinkins .

Comment?

Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Ana Ortiz is proud of her TV show, 'Devious Maids'

Yes, the project came from two classy Hollywood acts: "Desperate Housewives" creator Marc Cherry and, serving as a producer, "Housewives" star Eva Longoria.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ana Ortiz, Desperate Housewives, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Eva Longoria, Eva Longoria Parker

Thu Jul 03, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

Celebrity Birthdays, July 4: Melanie Fiona and Becki Newton

R&B recording artist Melanie Fiona turns 31 today. Fiona started her career in 2002 as part of a Canadian musical girl band trio X-Quisite.

Comment?

Related Topix: Love Bites, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, The Goodwin Games, Drama, Becki Newton, Hip-Hop, Melanie Fiona

WeHoNews.com

Such Good People is such a good film

I hope it's a known tenet that in the end, the person you become is truly defined by the singular path based on a fractal of choices you've paved.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Michael Urie, Queer as Folk, Soap Opera

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Broadway

Can't Help Lovin' Them! Vanessa Williams, Julian Ovenden & Lauren...

Broadway alums Vanessa Williams , Julian Ovenden and Lauren Worsham are set to star in a semi-staged production of Show Boat this fall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Vanessa Williams, Jerome Kern, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Towleroad

Michael Urie And Randy Harrison Star In Gay-Themed Comedy 'Such Good People' - VIDEO

The movie, which was funded through a Kickstarter campaign, follows a couple "who discover a secret room filled with cash while house-sitting for celebrity philanthropists who die under mysterious circumstances overseas."

Comment?

Related Topix: Soap Opera, Comedy, Queer as Folk, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Zap2it.com

'Devious Maids' Ana Ortiz: 'Tom Irwin is one of the sexiest men alive'

Zap2it : You went through a lot with this show, from it getting picked up to a firestorm of criticism about it showcasing Latinas as maids.

Comment?

Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ana Ortiz

BroadwayWorld.com

Theater People Podcast Welcomes MATILDA's 'Queen' Lesli Margherita

On Monday, June 30th the Theater People Podcast welcomes "Matilda" star Lesli Margherita .

Comment?

Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••