17 hrs ago
The Huffington Post
The 'Front Page Rule'
Earlier this month, a New York Magazine article went viral, detailing the sordid stories of an anonymous personal assistant who was tasked with everything from breaking up with her boss's boyfriend to acting as a drug mule for the celebrity employer.
Trending on the Topix Network
21 hrs ago
Actors Collaborative presents 'Doubt'
The chapel of Trinity Episcopal Church will be the setting for Actors Collaborative Toledo's staging of Doubt, A Parable, on April 25. The 2005 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play by John Patrick Shanley is set in 1964 in a Catholic elementary school in the Bronx.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Parliament's big screen debut
But MPs did not need to take cover - the 250-strong mob are extras in a major film being shot on the estate.
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
'The Bridges of Madison County' original cast recording - Exclusive First Listen
You wept at the book, then wept at the Meryl Streep-Clint Eastwood film, but save some more tears for the achingly lovely new cast recording for the Broadway tuner The Bridges of Madison County , composed by the prolific Jason Robert Brown , which gives listeners the unique pleasure of preserving two of the very best vocal performances of the last ... (more)
Refresh Makes You Smarter At Meetings
Do you remember the party scene in "The Devil Wears Prada," when Emily Blunt's character is whispering the names of party guests to Meryl Streep's character, briefing her on who everyone is as she meets them? Refresh, a product that aims to keep you as prepared as possible for your next encounter, wants to be the app equivalent of that character.
A Distinguished Breakthrough for World Women
When the Women in the World Summit in New York opened with Meryl Streep's daughter reading a message from a little girl living in a camp for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, we thought that the humanitarian gesture was meant to ease the organizers' conscience, though blurring the girl's face to protect her was a commendable act.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
"Poor Ivy": August: Osage County's Underappreciated MVP
I thought she brought a lot of sexuality to Blue Valentine and Take This Waltz .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
August: Osage County
It's a swelteringly hot August is Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Alcoholic Beverly Weston has gone missing while his wife, the shrewish Violet , is struggling with oral cancer and too many painkillers.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Diva Talk: a Conversation With Four-Time Tony Nominee and Bridges of Madison County Star Kelli O'Hara
Kelli O'Hara Kelli O'Hara, a four-time Tony nominee for her work in The Light in the Piazza , The Pajama Game , South Pacific and Nice Work If You Can Get It , is once again back on Broadway, sharing her glorious soprano and unique talents in the new musical The Bridges of Madison County , based on the Robert James Waller novel of the same name.
Winthrop Playmakers debuts Pulitzer prize-winning drama, 'Doubt' April 4
Two names that are synonymous with the Academy Awards- Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence.
The Hartford Courant
Anadarko Petroleum settles U.S.-wide clean-up case for $5.15 billion
Energy company Anadarko Petroleum Corp agreed on Thursday to pay more than $5 billion to clean up areas across the United States polluted by nuclear fuel, wood creosote and rocket fuel waste that caused cancer and other health problems.
How To Get Your Boss Off Your Back
We've all had leaders at some point in our career that spring to mind from at least one of those descriptions.
Meryl Streep To Star In New Diablo Cody Film
To all the closeted Mamma Mia fans out there: it's time to pretend not to be excited about a music-themed movie starring Meryl Streep again.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Flower Power! Our Favorite Spring Florals in Fashion & Beauty
We can't talk about spring florals without quoting the legendary Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada : "Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking."
Amy Adams finally hits it big with first starring role in sci-fi movie
Amy Adams is poised to star in "The Story of Your Life," an adaptation of a short story by Nebula and Hugo Award-winning author Ted Chiang.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Meryl Streep announces scholarships at UMass-Lowell
Oscar winner Meryl Streep spoke to a crowd of 3,500 UMass Lowell students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the public in the latest installment of the Chancellor's Speaker Series.
Meryl Streep Officially Signs on for Ricki and the Flash
TriStar Productions today announced an all-star band of film talent will collaborate on Ricki and the Flash.
Gourmet Snack Company Announces Pinterest Board of Foodie Blogs
John Wm. Macy's CheeseSticks recently published a blog article announcing its Pinterest board of foodie blogs.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Washington Square News
Meryl Streep trades silver screen for soapbox
At a press conference on Sunday, famed actress Meryl Streep announced she would retire from acting after she wraps up production on her current project, "Suffragette."