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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.


Related Topix: Journalism, Publishing, Media, New Times, Celebrities, Sex Scandal

21 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

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.


Related Topix: Doubt, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Chicago, IL

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Evening Times

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.


Related Topix: Celebrities

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)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Bridges of Madison County, Celebrities, Clint Eastwood, Jason Robert Brown


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.


Related Topix: The Devil Wears Prada, Emily Blunt, Celebrities, Search Engines, Emerging Technology, World News, Afghanistan,


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.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Celebrities

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 .


Related Topix: The Iron Lady, Julie & Julia, Music of the Heart, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, Celebrities

Mon Apr 07, 2014

DVD Verdict

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.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Pawhuska, OK, Celebrities, Julia Roberts, The Impossible, Zombieland

Fri Apr 04, 2014

E! Online

Who Is This Actress Who (Allegedly) Made Her Assistant Smuggle Drugs and Dump Her Boyfriend?

The Devil Wears Prada 's Priestly may have seemed like the boss from designer hell.


Related Topix: Celebrities

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.


Related Topix: Theater, Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Bridges of Madison County, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Clint Eastwood


Winthrop Playmakers debuts Pulitzer prize-winning drama, 'Doubt' April 4

Two names that are synonymous with the Academy Awards- Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lawrence.


Related Topix: Doubt, Celebrities

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.


Related Topix: Anadarko Petroleum, Oil & Gas, Prison, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Celebrities, Ansonia, CT


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.


Related Topix: Comedy, Animated TV, The Simpsons, Entertainment, Television, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Celebrities


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.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Wed Apr 02, 2014

E! Online

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."


Related Topix: Celebrities, The Devil Wears Prada


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.


Related Topix: Doubt, Julie & Julia, Amy Adams, Prisoners, Celebrities

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.


Related Topix: Doubt, UMass Lowell, Drama Movies, Kramer vs. Kramer, Celebrities, Massachusetts


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.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Rachel Getting Married, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, Philadelphia, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, The Silence of the Lambs, That Thing You Do!


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.


Related Topix: Blog News, Life, Gourmet, Food, Julie & Julia, Celebrities, Recipes

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."


Related Topix: The Iron Lady, Celebrities, Oscars